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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-26-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 34,390
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Fellas... I've had enough...

ryan, very well said. I stopped logging on for a while because I didn't want to read the shit
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-26-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,467
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Starting Difficulty

sounds like its loading up with fuel after shutdown
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-31-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,181
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Questions before a "first" start

open the windshield you get real good air flow
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-13-2015, 11:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,969
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Frame Straightening with Heat

I straightened my frame as per brets advice & it worked out well. I have worked with metals doing fabrication work & tool & die & one thing you don't want to do is throw water on it as this will make...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-07-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 903
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Frame Specs Model A

better watch out using westscotts measurements most are not correct
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-03-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,807
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Repair Ideas..?

do you have the piece that broke out of the firewall? if so you should reuse this piece to repair the firewall it will be a perfect fit.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-30-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,222
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Failure of oil pump

on mine the tang broke off the oil pump drive apparently because the oil pump locked up. you could spin the oil pump shaft and feel it lock up and have to turn it backward to get it to unlock. could...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-29-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 10,067
Posted By Bruskie
Re: howells sheet metal

gas lite sucks too many cheaply made parts
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-22-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,931
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Front spring shackle cotters - 31 Coupe

mine didn't have pin holes either so I used nylocks on them
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-20-2015, 05:24 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,646
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Time marches on

May the lord be with you & protect you from harm
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-20-2015, 05:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,162
Posted By Bruskie
Re: How to make your wife happy<<<<

LMAO im glad I didn't do that (yet) I wouldn't have any governors left
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2015, 09:39 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,890
Posted By Bruskie
Re: did the Model A come with a trailer hitch?

looks like it could use some triangulation for strength
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,836
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Need a couple measurements

it is possible there were cracks in these areas & they were cut out & butt welded in. there are some small cracks in my firewall which will have to be welded but not bad enough to have to cut out any...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-10-2015, 06:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,836
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Need a couple measurements

if the tank is out of the cab you should be able to see where the rivet holes were & be able to redrill them from the back side. the plates that are there are the original reinforcement plates.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,836
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Need a couple measurements

are you saying the holes are welded shut?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2015, 09:41 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,867
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Wish I had $800 to waste!!!

looks like maybe a good door handle, that's worth 400 bucks ain"t it? :D
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,666
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Front cross member

you need to have the proper riveting tools, one of which is offset to fit inside the frame rail and crossmember
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,033
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Looking for input on purchase

looks like 30-31 bumpers
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-26-2015, 06:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,750
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Center hood hinge cracks - pics

easiest way I found to get the rods out is to spray them with kroil, tap them out about 3/8 or so & chuck a variable speed drill on them giving them a slow spin & drawing them out
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-25-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,750
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Center hood hinge cracks - pics

use stainless hood rods after you repair it. less chance of it happening again
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-26-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,544
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Town Sedan Weight?

better add up the wt. of the car & the trailer & ck the wt. of your tow vehicle. without knowing their wt. I don't think I would want to try it.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-26-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,738
Posted By Bruskie
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-26-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,808
Posted By Bruskie
Re: Mouse-Proofing

had a hawthorn tree in my yard kept getting flat tires on my mower so I cut that sucker down
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-26-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,560
Posted By Bruskie
Re: valve job?

I think it would be a good idea to check rod & main clearance before you trash your engine
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,789
Posted By Bruskie
Re: More fun with Tex Willis

ya some people have no sense of adventure when it comes to having a little fun. im 58 yrs old & survived things worse than that & had a good time
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