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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-02-2014, 03:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,035
Posted By Byron1930
Re: Funky Sump plug

Ok thanks guys I'll drop the whole sump tomorrow and investergate hopefully I can fix it
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-02-2014, 03:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,035
Posted By Byron1930
Funky Sump plug

Ok am I missing something?
I know it was Very hot day here in Darwin and the heat may have affected my Brain but I just tried to drain my oil for the first time on my Model A and for the life of me...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-30-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,344
Posted By Byron1930
Re: Am I shifting wrong?

I'm glad I'm not the only Model A owner that has trouble going from third to second.
I use the Jack Bahm method of shift from first to second ( normal shift ) then double clutch into third. on the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-30-2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,460
Posted By Byron1930
Re: From left to Right hand drive conversion Info

Quickchange the reason for the conversion is id like the better half to be comfortable to drive the coupe. I’d like to make it as easy to drive as possible. I’m happy to roll around as a lefty but I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-30-2014, 02:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,460
Posted By Byron1930
From left to Right hand drive conversion Info

Just seeing if anyone on the forum has done a right hand drive conversion on a model A.
Id like to convert mine from left to right. I have had a bit of a look online and have come up empty handed. ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-22-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 19,213
Posted By Byron1930
Re: Where is your allegiance?

Well Its been 10 days since I placed an order with Macs, I have sent two Emails and checked my orders status every day still "processing order".

I placed an order with Snyder's a day after my...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-17-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,562
Posted By Byron1930
Re: Model A sea trials

I managed to get some noise out of the Horn. I pulled the back cover off and adjusted the back screw until the motor was engaging bit of spray lube so it was spinning freely. It looks as though my...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-17-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,562
Posted By Byron1930
Re: Model A sea trials

Thank you so much Gents. I will go out and pull the horn appart shortly.
I feel a bit silly right now because there is a sticker on the battery that says 6V.
I assumed if it had an alternator it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-17-2014, 06:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,562
Posted By Byron1930
Re: Model A sea trials

Ed the fuse blew the second time with the engine running. As for what voltage the lamps are I have no idea. When I pulled out one of the globes to check one I couldn't see any markings on it.
The...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-17-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,562
Posted By Byron1930
Re: Model A sea trials

Sorry John I'm in Darwin NT
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-17-2014, 04:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,562
Posted By Byron1930
Re: Model A sea trials

Yes the fuse is on the starter motor in the engine Bay.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-17-2014, 03:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,562
Posted By Byron1930
Model A sea trials

Hi guys quick question
My new model A is in the process of getting ready for rego.
So I’m going over everything with a fine tooth comb, two reasons I don’t like walking and I like exploring. ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-03-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,674
Posted By Byron1930
Re: How much water

Bill you coupe is a work of art. There is just something about red and black that work so well.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-03-2014, 04:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,674
Posted By Byron1930
Re: How much water

Thanks Guys for all the Input.
Heat is a big problem where I am from at the moment the average temperature is 93.2F (34 Degrees C) and a about 98% humidity.
When I get some time next week Ill...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-03-2014, 12:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,674
Posted By Byron1930
How much water

Hi Gang! Just a quick new Model A owner question or two.

How Much water (demineralised) do you put in a Model A radiator? Do I fill that Bad boy up to the top and screw my beautiful bird wing cap...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-02-2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,180
Posted By Byron1930
Re: New Model A owner/member

I can keep her a lefty if i like.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-01-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,180
Posted By Byron1930
Re: New Model A owner/member

Thanks Charlie I new when I got the rims put on that it I knew I was going to have to do some modifications to make them fit.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-01-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,180
Posted By Byron1930
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-01-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,180
Posted By Byron1930
Re: New Model A owner/member

Johninkuranda send me a PM when your next coming up and we can catch up for a yarn and take you for a ride in the coupe
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-01-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,180
Posted By Byron1930
Re: New Model A owner/member

Thanks Guys I Live In Darwin in the NT.
The Coupe is a lefty still.

The guy I bought her from is an Importer of wheels and tires and he brings in cars too.
As for the wheels I have no idea...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-01-2014, 12:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,180
Posted By Byron1930
Re: New Model A owner/member

Thanks Guys!
She will be staying stock for a long time, I like putting around and watching everyone do a double take as I drive past them. Plus turning it into a Hot Rod is extremely expensive in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2014, 11:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,180
Posted By Byron1930
Smile New Model A owner/member

Hi guy's I thought id say hello!
I'm Byron and I'm from Australia.

I have just bought myself a Model A 5 window coupe.
This is my first Vintage car so its all very new to me and there appears...
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