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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-21-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 162
Posted By PalAl
Trunk Information

I purchased a trunk for the back of my "A", it was manufactured in Milwaukee Wisconsin by the LOOPS Trunk & Leather Good. Tried to GOOGLE but came up with nothing, anyone have any information about...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-17-2018, 08:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,134
Posted By PalAl
Re: Radiator update

The Gano Auto Coolant Filter
The Gano Auto Coolant Filter is a patented device that prevents radiator and coolant system damage. It removes rust scale, gasket material and other foreign particles...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-15-2018, 06:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,278
Posted By PalAl
Re: Move Pinion forward and back per Les Andrews

Dave, I know our Club (Rock-Ford-A's IL) would be interested in your recording, seeing the process of a rebuild and adjustment helps take the guess out of the work. No matter what the quality is it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2018, 03:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,228
Posted By PalAl
Re: LED Headlight Replacement Bulbs

Bill thank you, this is the information I am looking for, being new to "A ing" I have a lot of questions, a lot answered by past posts. In your experience do you see a worthwhile difference between...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-11-2018, 07:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,228
Posted By PalAl
LED Headlight Replacement Bulbs

Has anyone tried the LED headlight replacement bulbs offered from

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-07-2018, 10:15 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,528
Posted By PalAl
Re: Exhaust sleeve

I can't say my muffler or manifold is in the best condition, I used one without any gasket or sealer goop and I have a seal with no leaks. It worked for me.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-05-2018, 08:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 174
Posted By PalAl
Re: Briggs Town Sedan window trim question

Model A Tube Nuts
The tube nuts are used to mount the front window garnish molding. Included in the interior screw kits. #8 nuts are used in the slant windshield 4-doors, 10 per car. U.S.A.

Model...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-02-2018, 09:59 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,275
Posted By PalAl
Re: Steering lube- Penrite 1200W

Roger, I use the "corn head" in the U joint also but didn't consider the steering gear box. Has that worked well for you? Any special way you filled the box with the corn head?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2018, 07:23 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,275
Posted By PalAl
Re: Steering lube- Penrite 1200W

Seems to have been a rush on this stuff, should be back on the shelf in a couple of weeks.
Bet there wondering why the sudden sales.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-26-2018, 10:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 878
Posted By PalAl
Re: Cylinder Leak Down Tester

Have you tried JEGS, Summit, Amazon? Local auto parts stores or best of all check with your friends or club members you can borrow one and get educated on it's use.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-25-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 917
Posted By PalAl
Re: Model A time machine

Started Model A'ing when I graduated grade school.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-23-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,984
Posted By PalAl
Re: Battery Disconnect

I like the idea of the terminal boots, nice clean installation. I also think the choke cable control is an excellent idea, I can see how pulling the choke control would move the switch but how does...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 224
Posted By PalAl
Re: Metal int. window trim color

Thank you jrelliott, I to will be looking and will share if I find something
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,002
Posted By PalAl
Re: Fire extinguisher and mount for 30 Coupe

Sorry double post............ I do not know how to fix this (delete)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,002
Posted By PalAl
Re: Fire extinguisher and mount for 30 Coupe

OK..... a thought from a retired Firefighter, an extinguisher to save the car YES, but remember to save yourself! You do not want to be fumbling around in the interior of the car (under the gas tank)...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,002
Posted By PalAl
Re: Fire extinguisher and mount for 30 Coupe

Another thought, most of us have never used a fire extinguisher, talk to your local Fire Department, most Departments will give classes on the proper techniques and proper extinguishing agents to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2018, 11:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,002
Posted By PalAl
Re: Fire extinguisher and mount for 30 Coupe

OK..... a thought from a retired Firefighter, an extinguisher to save the car YES, but remember to save yourself! You do not want to be fumbling around in the interior of the car (under the gas tank)...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 224
Posted By PalAl
Re: Metal int. window trim color

Thank you Jim, just the information I was looking for.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 224
Posted By PalAl
Metal int. window trim color

I am in the process of refinishing the interior metal window trim on my 1929 Standard Fordor Sedan 165-B. The present color is black however the back side is a brown color that does not appear to be...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-09-2018, 12:05 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 880
Posted By PalAl
Re: Flathead Ted Brake Energizer Kit??

Went through my brakes this winter, found many small problems, some frozen parts and bad adjustments. I installed FHT's Deluxe Kit with cast iron and replaced a lot of small parts. Car is still in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-08-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,428
Posted By PalAl
Re: Cleaning Zinc running board trim

That did turn out nice! I am in the process of doing the same job, I'm using FLITZ Metal Polish with 0000 steel wool to start and ending with just the polish. Looking almost as good as new. Have had...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-08-2018, 11:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 643
Posted By PalAl
Re: Rear brake hardware

Snyder's great place to deal with, re-did brake system (cast iron) and lots of smalls, one new part broke in my hand (parking brake toggle) they stood behind the product, sent me a new one and paid...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-26-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,044
Posted By PalAl
Re: Ford wrenches

Bill, I think How Long was a Chinaman
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-26-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 275
Posted By PalAl
Re: 29 Briggs 4-door new style column support

Ok, maybe I worded this wrong, I know that 30/31 added support will bolt to the existing dash bolt pattern. To mount the added column support to a 28/29 you need a 1 x 7 x 3/8
steel or aluminium...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-26-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 275
Posted By PalAl
29 Briggs 4-door new style column support

Has anyone installed the new style column support on my year and body style? After pulling the dash rail it looks completely different then the pictures posted on the forum. This car has the gas tank...
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