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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-23-2021, 05:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,818
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Dropping the pan , recent You Tube .

Which video has the front wheel bearing adjustment?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-19-2021, 08:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Oil Pump Stuck

The motor is in the car and would prefer not pulling it to get the plug out. The plug was 1/8" NPT which I believe is correct. What about using a left hand bit with a diameter smaller than the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-19-2021, 08:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Oil Pump Stuck

It's below the surface. I may be just the very end of plug.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-19-2021, 06:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 434
Posted By dmaxweb
Oil Pump Stuck

Someone in the past used a square head pipe plug in the side of the block. It was in there tight and needed a good heft with a wrench to remove it . In the process the very end of the plug broke...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-16-2021, 12:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 322
Posted By dmaxweb
Motor Off Center

The front motor mount stud is not centered side to side in the hole in the cross member. Because of the offset, the smaller diameter of the bronze bushing will not seat in the hole by less than 1/4"....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-15-2021, 06:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 428
Posted By dmaxweb
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-13-2021, 09:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 428
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Wind Wings

Will these work on a coupe?
Does anyone sell the frames?
Do the frames require drilling the doors?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-13-2021, 06:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 428
Posted By dmaxweb
Wind Wings

I picked up several boxes of parts today. Included were these wind wings. Anybody know what they fit?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-13-2021, 06:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 209
Posted By dmaxweb
1928 Timing Gear Cover

I picked up several timing gear covers today. Two of them are like the top one in the picture and one is the lower one. Looking at Vince Falters site it looks like a '28 cover. Is this only for the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-19-2021, 07:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 732
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: window crank spring question

Do you know the wire diameter of the original springs?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-06-2021, 01:51 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,913
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Marvel Carburetor

I did not need the entire rebuild kit. Out of the 6 carbs I was given, I have 2 good bodies, 1 excellant complete set of internals, and an assortment of spare parts. All I needed was gaskets. I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-06-2021, 11:46 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,913
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Marvel Carburetor

The carb I'm rebuilding has a brass washer. I did not realize the rubber seal was not included in the gasket kit. Is there something I can substitute? Possibly an O ring?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-03-2021, 02:56 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,913
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Marvel Carburetor

Do you have a Fel-pro # for that gasket material? The thinest I can find is 1/16".
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-02-2021, 09:22 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,913
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Marvel Carburetor

How thick is that gasket material?
Forum: Model-A 04-01-2021, 06:29 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 200
Posted By dmaxweb
Wanted - Original Window Riser Handle Springs

Looking for original window riser handle escutcheon springs (cone springs behind upholstery panel). Send PM
Forum: Questions & Suggestions 03-09-2021, 05:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 297
Posted By dmaxweb
Uploading Pictures

Hi,
When I try to upload pictures to one of my albums I get this message:

"Your submission could not be processed because a security token was missing."

What do I need to do?
Thanks
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-18-2021, 04:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,972
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Radius ball cap

What size brass cup freeze plug did you use?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-11-2021, 09:41 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,599
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Gas seepage at steering column

My '30 Coupe had the same problem with minor fuel seepage and associated gas smell. I used Marine Tex GRAY epoxy around the tank bracket and switched to the dash rail bracket as above. That was 15+...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2021, 08:07 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,913
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Marvel Carburetor

I'm rebuilding some Marvel carbs as well. Are the choke and throttle plate screws the same size as Zenith? If not, do you know the size?
Thanks
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-12-2021, 11:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 957
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Replacing king pins

Do you belong to a local Model A club? You'll find a world of hands-on help there. When I did mine I took the spindles, new bushings, and new king pins to an old time machine shop. He pressed in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2021, 10:00 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,320
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Sound deadening Q ?

Peel and Seal from Lowes. 3 layers in doors and 2 most other areas.
You need to use it when fairly warm

It's sticky stuff so you pretty much get once chance. I cleaned surfaces with rubbing...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2021, 09:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,320
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Sound deadening Q ?

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2021, 08:45 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,808
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Adjustable Drag Link

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2021, 08:38 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 13,808
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Adjustable Drag Link

That is exactly what did a number of years ago. I seem to recall I removed 2" out of the middle but I'm not sure. Use the length of the sleeve as a guide for the length of the rod and how much...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-02-2021, 04:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 405
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Front Spring Shackle Drawing

Exactly what I need.
Thanks Brent
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