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Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 07-07-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 493
Posted By Gene F
Re: Throttle linkage?

Hey, Strombergs, or Holley 94s?
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 07-07-2019, 07:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 493
Posted By Gene F
Re: Throttle linkage?

reddog I feel your pain! Trying to get the linkage changed over on my 57 Ford with 3 x 2s now.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 07-07-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 869
Posted By Gene F
Re: Autolite 2100 vs 2150 carbureter question.

The electric choke is nice, but if it wont idle its useless.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-04-2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 573
Posted By Gene F
Re: Most accurate tempt prob location?

I have #3. Had to do something, someone tried to steel my mototmoter, and snapped the neck of my super duty radiator. The new radiator alone was $585 plus shipping, and my time to install.
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-14-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,040
Posted By Gene F
Re: Shut Off Valve Leaking

The old ones are a 50-50 shot at best. "Fuel filter pencil filter in your shutoff ," is good advice. I have the pencil screen, and it works perfectly. Just a little drop of gas on the front...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 04-06-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,813
Posted By Gene F
Re: 3duce set up Ford 94 carburetors

NAPA is your best bet. Tell em you want the right one, even if they have to order it. At least then you can rule something out, if it does not cure it.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 584
Posted By Gene F
Re: Tire rubbing

Yes, king pin bolts are in backwards. I once did the same thing.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2019, 09:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,006
Posted By Gene F
Re: Some pictures fro 2019 OCMAFCA pancake breakfast

That tree in front of the house is fantastic. The electric car, is that a Milvern? Must be nice to have that many stock and hotrod cars all together like that. Probably lots of fun talking to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 588
Posted By Gene F
Re: Carb Maintenance

What is a Marvels?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2019, 09:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 319
Posted By Gene F
Re: The very early gear shift housing...

Sorry I can't help. I never even heard of that configuration. Saw the pictures of you black couple, on your web-page - NICE!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2019, 05:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,347
Posted By Gene F
Re: Counterweighted Crank

Schwalms counterweighted my crankshaft, balanced it, then added the flywheel and balanced, then the pressure plate and balanced the entire assembly again, then matchmarked everything and sent it back...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-23-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 835
Posted By Gene F
Re: Model a backfire

I have only heard of this one time...spring on the pin that holds tension on the end of the camshaft breaks. It lets the timing gear slide forward on the crank gear. Thus the timing changes...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2019, 07:07 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,631
Posted By Gene F
Re: F 150 OD trans

Chris, RE your May 2010 post:

Plus the transmission, right?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2019, 06:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 8,200
Posted By Gene F
Re: Lebaron Bonney is Bankrupt

15 weeks. Hmmm, and the price was what $2,200?
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 03-09-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,037
Posted By Gene F
Re: Engine Rebuilder

It's a T. Can't ya just get one from Snyders?
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 03-09-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 671
Posted By Gene F
Re: 302 upgrade - Roller Rockers question

With the oil chemistry what it is today, roller is the way to go.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 03-09-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,294
Posted By Gene F
Re: Looking for Paint

Michael Allen (above) seems to have a lot of good information. Can't the paints be mixed from recipies in the major mfr's catalogs, at the paint shop? I know that is what the painter did with my...
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 03-09-2019, 05:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,016
Posted By Gene F
Re: Tires

Wow. Is that a prewar Plymouth, or a Chevrolet
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 03-09-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,049
Posted By Gene F
Re: Runs for 20 minutes then dies

so did we hear what the diagnosis was?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-03-2019, 01:13 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,309
Posted By Gene F
Re: Engine Stand

Eagle, what stand is this?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-03-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,001
Posted By Gene F
Re: Hemmings Article

I thought it was good too.
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 03-03-2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,049
Posted By Gene F
Re: Runs for 20 minutes then dies

do the easy stuff first. Replace the condenser, then try it. If that doesn't work, put a couple layers of cardboard under the coil. If it even makes it run longer you are onto something. You...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-03-2019, 12:55 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 3,509
Posted By Gene F
Re: What's the latest you can remember anyone using an A?

In 1979 I was about 19, and had a girlfriend in the south end of Columbus, Ohio. She lived on Barthman Avenune. Down the street a little old lady lived on the corner of Washington Avenue. Out...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-18-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 12,901
Posted By Gene F
Re: OK! Let's get personal!

I was 34 when I got my A. I had to have it ready for my wedding, so no time was available to waste RESTORING it. By then I was 35. Kind of odd that a 34 year old guy wants an original A. I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-03-2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 477
Posted By Gene F
Re: Model B venturi Question

How do you bore out an A manifold? I have a B carb, on a B manifold, because the bore is larger (engine has the vales improved, B/F head, etc) I'd be interested in having my March 28 A manifold...
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