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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2021, 09:26 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,299
Posted By noyo55
Re: Why do you own a Model A?

My dad gave me a 30 Coupe for Christmas in 1964 to get me out of my 1957 Pontiac. He was afraid I'd kill myself in it. I still have it . The body has never been off the frame. I'm waiting for my B...
Forum: Early V8 03-15-2021, 06:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 141
Posted By noyo55
Wanted, full set of garnish moldings 46 Ford Sedan Coupe

Wanted! full set of garnish moldings for a 46 Ford Sedan Coupe . I'm going to have them chrome plated so no rust pitted moldings.
Forum: Model-A 03-10-2021, 07:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 235
Posted By noyo55
Wanted: Model B Camshaft

Looking for a good Model B Camshaft.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-22-2020, 10:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 721
Posted By noyo55
Re: 28 brakes

Other than being 33/34 are they a more effective brake? If so what makes them better? Thanks
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-27-2020, 06:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 811
Posted By noyo55
Re: 31 lower cowl patch panel recommendations

Ditto for the Stipe panels !!! Very close
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-07-2020, 09:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 711
Posted By noyo55
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-07-2020, 06:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 711
Posted By noyo55
Nor Cal Crank Grinder??

Is there any one in the Sacramento area that can grind a model B crank? Other nor cal shops?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-07-2020, 06:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 469
Posted By noyo55
Re: Tow in Alignment

No I'm feeling old also---I've got a year on you.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-01-2020, 12:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 230
Posted By noyo55
front axle dimension

what is the width king pin to king pin for the front axle on the A? Thanks
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-20-2020, 04:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,682
Posted By noyo55
Re: Posting this for a chuckle, unless you're grumpy, in which case you may hate it

I saw a Craigslist ad a while back that had a set of rims for a 30-31 with about the same price as these. Guy said he found some reproductions from one of the vendors and based his price on those....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-24-2020, 08:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,778
Posted By noyo55
Re: Help diagnosing engine knock

Back about 50 years back I had a similar knock--constant. Turned out a chunk came off the timing gear. It sounded just like a rod knock but was consant.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-07-2020, 02:16 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 21,220
Posted By noyo55
Re: Dumbest Reproduction Parts

Backin 76 when I went through my coupe for the second time I bought new mushroom bolts for the running boards from Ricks. I'm not sure about the material but each snapped when tightening' Looking at...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-08-2020, 03:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,524
Posted By noyo55
Re: B heads starting to...

I recieved mine about a week ago. Shipping was fairly quick and it's a beautiful piece of work---impressive. As soon as I get a spare cam reground I'll tear down and reassemble and post pictures from...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-27-2020, 08:23 PM
Replies: 344
Views: 40,136
Posted By noyo55
Re: Just wondering : what's your year of birth ?

1945-----Got my 1930 Coupe for Christmas in 1964. Just finishing up the 3rd iteration of the car.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-15-2020, 11:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 730
Posted By noyo55
Re: Non ford moto meter ?//

$7.50 not bad however the shipping will be $95.50. Redmodel T --thanks for the links there was some interesting information about it.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-14-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 730
Posted By noyo55
Non ford moto meter ?//

This is not ford but I figured with all the expertise here someone might know what I donít ( not hard). Somewhere in the last 50 years someone gave it to me.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-11-2020, 08:05 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 6,340
Posted By noyo55
Re: EOG's 1928 Model A Pickup

Replace the fan--a lot of us who are long term A owners(56 yrs for me same car 3 wives) have found out the hard way that the original fans let go sometimes with expensive consequences. Penny wise...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-04-2020, 06:41 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 13,030
Posted By noyo55
Re: Manifold Cooking

Back in 65 ,when in college, my daily driver 30 coupe had a bad case of piston slap/collapsed piston i used to pour in STP to quit it down. I saw that there was a space behind the top of the exhaust...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-04-2020, 06:33 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,605
Posted By noyo55
Re: Took my 30 coupe out for a spin

4X, plus our president is in the "hospitality" business. No one is staying in hotels, resturants and playing golf!!!!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-08-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,009
Posted By noyo55
Re: Test your knowledge, what do we have here?

Possibly a kerosine conversion from WWll. Start on gasoline and when the thing gets warm it switches over.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-06-2020, 11:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,405
Posted By noyo55
Re: Camping in a Model A

I was in college in the mid 60s and my 30 coupe was all I had. when I went camping I slept under it---several times in a light rain. I used to put the foot of my sleeping bag into a garbage bag. It...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-22-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,940
Posted By noyo55
Re: Who Remembers Model "A" Parts in the Sears Catalog?

I got married in 1966, my wife was working at Sears in the office. I bought a set of tires from them we even got a slight discount. I still have them on a set of wheels.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-31-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,338
Posted By noyo55
Re: manifold cooker

Back in 64, when I got my 30 Coupe, it had bad piston slap so started adding STP. The stuff is so thick it would not pour well. Some where along the line I stuck the can between the exhaust header...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-13-2019, 10:41 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 642
Posted By noyo55
Re: Bumper height . . .

You should check to see if your frame is square. If sometime in history there was a front impact the front frame horns could be bent or the frame out of square. Lots of years and lots of wear
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-13-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,934
Posted By noyo55
Re: Strange Happenings health wise

I just went through the same thing. Went to my Cardiologist blood pressure up. Prescribed a stronger Beta Blocker. Back to normal. Back when I first found I had blood pressure problems I went through...
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