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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-21-2019, 07:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 290
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Turlock swap meet august

January is the super bowl of swap meets............
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,877
Posted By fastroadster
Synthetic Oil

How does everyone feel about running synthetic oil in their A's. I have been running 30wt. Diesel oil but now see people are talking about running synthetics. I don't think they come in anything but...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-19-2019, 01:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 919
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter issue

Check your grounds..... on battery as well as on frame.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-05-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 633
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Radiator

yes.....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-27-2018, 10:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,094
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter question

Thanks Benson...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-24-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,094
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter question

Curious on how the condenser looks on the Radiator
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-28-2018, 09:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,888
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Fire in Redding, CA

Good luck Jerry. Lot of my classmates lost or losing their homes. Prayers are with you guys..... Shasta High class of 66
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2018, 08:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,753
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Cracked Block Options

I have Brazed many blocks like this.............
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2018, 08:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,154
Posted By fastroadster
Re: latest attempts.

They look great
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-21-2018, 09:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,273
Posted By fastroadster
Re: The right way to use waterglass

I suggest getting a small coffee cup.... fill it half with the sodium silicate. Warm up the engine, poor directly in the radiator put the cap on (doesn't matter if it is pressurized or not) and go...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-18-2018, 03:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,866
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Positive thoughts and Prayers for Ol Jenny

Prayers are with Ol Jenny and family..... thinking about you
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-10-2018, 07:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,797
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter problems

OK, will check all grounds. The starter switch is new, I "rebuilt" old switch... don't think that was ever the problem
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-09-2018, 10:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,797
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter problems

Hi Frank, yes engine was free, hand crank, ring gear in position. Bendix is one of the new style which I just replaced. Starter worked great off car, but as soon as I bolted it up to engine it would...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-09-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,221
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Running Single Plate in California

California Law enforcement usually won't write you a ticket..... but it is PC (probable cause) for a traffic stop.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-07-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,797
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter problems

So far truck is running like a champ........ don't know what to say.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-06-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,797
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter problems

Hi Guys.......... The Model A fairy must have showed up last night. My buddy came over this morning, and before we started to pull the starter off for the umtenith time. He said try starting it again...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-05-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,797
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter problems

Yea Ken, I rebuilt the starter switch by cleaning the strip with a dremel. Then I thought I would replace it, so I did. No difference.......... and also cleaned the button with steel wool. Still no...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-05-2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,797
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter problems

ring gear walked a little a
couple of years ago.... thanks Tom will check it again tomorrow.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-05-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,797
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter problems

Have a friend coming over tomorrow to give me a hand. Hopefully we can figure out this damn thing.........LOL
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-05-2018, 12:17 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,797
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter problems

When I push the starter switch... nothing. Nothing changed except for starter. Been running 12v for years but upgraded to 12v starter. Still stumped???
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-04-2018, 07:58 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,797
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter problems

They are the "stock" bolts that came out. Only problem with the old starter was the Bendix was chewed up as I was running 12v on 6v starter. Now I have a 12v starter and new bendix. Been running the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-04-2018, 06:53 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,797
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter problems

Doing it my self and its hard to hold up the starter and start the bolts. I wonder if I'm getting the bendix in crooked. Wish I had someone to hold it up to start those bolts.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-04-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,797
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter problems

yes, lights work. Checked that. I'm sure it's hung up, but pulling it on and off four times. Its getting old.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-04-2018, 05:47 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,797
Posted By fastroadster
Re: Starter problems

I said solenoid, its stock. I not sure what you call it. It is what you push down with your foot to activate the starter. I'm stumped....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-04-2018, 04:57 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,797
Posted By fastroadster
Question Starter problems

I've replaced my starter,solenoid, fuse holder..... but can't get it to turn over. Pulled checked starter it was fine, rebuild solenoid (then bought new one) while I was at it replaced fuse holder....
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