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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-09-2020, 03:49 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,036
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Need to re-torque head, but socket is too fat

shew01, you don't need retorque the entire head if you just loosened the two nuts for the water outlet.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-06-2020, 05:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 699
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Does Anyone Know of a Good Car Touring App?

shew01: if you have internet email, send the file to yourself. Then get on you email account from your phone and download it to your phone.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-06-2020, 03:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 699
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Does Anyone Know of a Good Car Touring App?

You can create a *.gpx using the route planner in Google maps. After planning your route, be sure to hit enter before copying the Google address. In another window go to the website...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-05-2020, 06:54 PM
Replies: 345
Views: 33,144
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Just wondering : what's your year of birth ?

Celebrated my second 37th birthday in March.....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-27-2020, 04:05 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,834
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Update - Locking Handles

Turbo26T, you have to cannibalize the driver's side latching mechanism which isn't that hard. Just drill out the two spot welds and remove the two locking mechanism parts. On the passage side door,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-24-2020, 06:18 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 15,908
Posted By AL in NY
Re: What is the hardest Model A accessory to find

To Purdy Swoft, that chromed fumaze you missed out on is probably the one I purchased on ebay in 2011 for my Pickup. It was in beautiful shape and I had it powder coated satin black.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-22-2020, 09:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 953
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Sluggish B Carburetor

Here's an excellent flow chart showing the fuel flow in the Zenith A carburetor. It illustrates what JRN1967 was stating about his problem.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-19-2020, 06:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 395
Posted By AL in NY
Re: .0435 pistons

I would mic the bores to see exactly what you have. Then you can make a determination about piston size.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-06-2020, 06:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 804
Posted By AL in NY
Re: transmission noise while in neutral, goes away when clutch is depressed.

Sound to me like the throwout bearing has not been greased or is bad.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-06-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,198
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Bill Williamson

He's over on VFF and has posted today.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 05:14 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,834
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Update - Locking Handles

They look like the same handles. One just turned over 180 degrees. Clever marketing.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2020, 05:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 747
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Mutant B Carb

apbright: If you would like another Model B carb base, let me know, I have several for which I don't have an upper (it's free). Let me know if you'd like a B-1 or a B-2.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2020, 05:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,834
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Update - Locking Handles

Superhart: I sent you a private message. It should answer all your questions.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-26-2020, 05:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,834
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Update - Locking Handles

Superhart, A few years ago I did something similar to what you did. I put the key lock on the drivers side and removed the inside sliding lock mechanism from the drivers side latch and transferred it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-24-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,487
Posted By AL in NY
Re: What Year Is This Coupe ?

A real piece of sh*t!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-20-2020, 09:07 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,203
Posted By AL in NY
Re: 130B Deluxe Delivery For Sale On Ebay

Ended with no bids. Poor fellow didn't make his $10,000 quick profit!!!!!!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-18-2020, 05:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,531
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Anyone running Shock Absorbers from Snyder's?

Buy the Stipe shocks. They are extremely well made and are just slightly more expensive than the foreign made Synder's shocks.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-18-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 406
Posted By AL in NY
Rhinebeck Car Show----CANCELLED

Folks, just heard from our club's Rhinebeck representative that the May 1-3 Rhinebeck Car Show and Flea Market has been cancelled for this year. No word so far about a re-scheduled date. Will keep...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-14-2020, 05:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,203
Posted By AL in NY
Re: 130B Deluxe Delivery For Sale On Ebay

Also, that's not the original engine, it's a re-stamp, and not a good re-stamp either.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-07-2020, 09:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,049
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Need Picture of Cutaway Water Jacket

MikeK; here is a photo of my 3/8 SS bypass tube on my touring engine. As you mentioned, this modification was a result of several email conversations between the two of us as to the best place to put...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-06-2020, 04:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,049
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Need Picture of Cutaway Water Jacket

Bob, do you know which back issue the Paul Mollar article was in?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-06-2020, 11:52 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,686
Posted By AL in NY
Re: 6v generater vs 6v alternator

I decided to run an alternator because at the time I purchased halogen headlight bulbs with the new Bratton's reflectors for better night vision. I don't like the looks of an alternator on a Model A....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-06-2020, 09:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 625
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Excessive right front tire wear?

I would say you have two things going on. With both front tires wearing on the outside, you need to check how much toe-in you have. The excessive wear on the RF might be caused by the right front...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-06-2020, 09:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,436
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Bonny and Clyde

Has anyone seen Kevin Costner's movie the "Highwayman". It really portrays Bonnie as a real "sicko" she liked to kill for fun. Here is a photo of the Clyde Barrow Gas station.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-02-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 597
Posted By AL in NY
MARC National Meet Question

On Monday, June 1st there is a bus tour to "Mega Farm and Winery". My wife doesn't like riding on buses, so I thought we could just drive there in our Model A. Unfortunately, I can't find an address...
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