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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-10-2015, 01:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,222
Posted By Greg out west
Thumbs up Re: drag link

Carl & Tom,


That's just what I was looking...& Tom, never heard of that term,,,,Learn something new everyday


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-09-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,222
Posted By Greg out west
Question drag link

Hi Guys



Does anyone have a cut away picture of the latter drag link "gut's". My book's are stored away since my move. I may of
assembled it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-01-2015, 04:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,745
Posted By Greg out west
Thumbs up Re: hard steering

HI Tom,


I USED THE "T83" TIMKEN AT THE KING PINS THEN USED THE SHIMS TO GET A SNUG FIT MAYBE ..NEXT THING I Can do Is put the old original kit back...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-01-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,745
Posted By Greg out west
Question hard steering

Hi guy's,






Rebuilt my 2 tooth steering box with all new parts...even did needle brg
modification.....Had the steering balls...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 793
Posted By Greg out west
Thumbs up Hi Lou

HI Lou,,


Using a friend's computer to post a message on Fordbarn after a year & half gone. due too health problem's I lost everything.Talk about going...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,104
Posted By Greg out west
Re: Adapter for Model B Carbs ?

Hi Ron,


JUST GO TO ANY GOOD PARTS STORE & GET THE CORRECT FITTING.. i THINK IT'S 1/8TH PIPE, 90 DEGREE TO 5/16 COMPRESSION.


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-11-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,019
Posted By Greg out west
Thumbs up First Drive,after 37 year's !!!

Hi Guy's,


Had the "Bright" idea of redoing my Coupe 37 year's ago.. Turned out to be a big Mistake for the time as I had to move a few month's after I had the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-30-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,070
Posted By Greg out west
Lightbulb fuel filter tip,,,(thank's)

Hi Guy's


I just wanted to say "Thank's" to I think Steve, Mitch & other's for the sediment bowel fuel filter "Tip" I ordered it & was surprised how...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-29-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,328
Posted By Greg out west
Question Re: Tappet noise ?

Hi D J


The Cam had about 3-4 thou "wear"...The Cam I have in the Engine now is about the same... & No noise ?...Here's something I didn't know till...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-28-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,328
Posted By Greg out west
Question Re: Tappet noise ?

Tbird,,


I ran the same tappet on both cam's,,,one ticked like "hell" the other is quiet..I thought I made that clear in the 4th paragraph..Pat,,I set the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-27-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,328
Posted By Greg out west
Question Tappet noise ?

Hi Guy's,


I had original A cam reground to the A-B Grind that the Model A New's did a story about year's ago (By Stipe's )


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-15-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,153
Posted By Greg out west
Question Re: Which head gasket is best?

Hey Ed,


The Copper head gasket water jacket area of the gasket are not "Sealed"..So it will seep till it's torqued & maybe some stop leak used..Why is the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-15-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,896
Posted By Greg out west
Lightbulb Re: High compression timing ?

Hi guy's


Learned a lot reading all the comment's,,, Way, way back I used to advance the spark lever & leave it there !!..no wounder it would ping starting...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-12-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,896
Posted By Greg out west
Question High compression timing ?

Hey Guy's



I remember talk about setting the timming back when running a H/C head...I'am getting about 100 Lbs. running a compression check...
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-12-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,215
Posted By Greg out west
Lightbulb Re: Lubrication of Upper Bushing-Model A Distributor

Ford made a slight "Mistake" with no top bushing oil access,,,Look at the "B" dist,,they corrected it...I just put the drilled shalf in & give it a drink ...


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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-05-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,052
Posted By Greg out west
Question Re: If my A could "talk" ?

Hey Clem,,


Your right, the Coupe had a bottle opener in the rumble seat side brace..lot's of bottle cap's in the sides area's."Acme beer",,where was that...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-04-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,052
Posted By Greg out west
Thumbs up If my A could "talk" ?

Hi Guy's,


As I owned my Coupe for 45 year's..working on it over the year's, I've offen woundered what a story it would tell ? Like who was the first owner...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-02-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,209
Posted By Greg out west
Thumbs up Re: Tail light wire's ,,,too short

Hey Tiny,,



The Tail light's themself's are really nice...Use to be a "saying" at the old Ford Obsolete in Long Beach (calif) All part's come with a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-01-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,209
Posted By Greg out west
Thumbs up Re: Tail light wire's ,,,too short

Hey Tiny,


It's been so long ago I don't really remember who I got the tail light's from ? It was when the new repro stainless "teacup" came out, I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-30-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,209
Posted By Greg out west
Exclamation Tail light wire's ,,,too short

Hi Guy's


Went to hook up my new tail light's yesterday..I seem to remember talk way back about the wire's being too short..Well,,,they were...!!! The...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-24-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,881
Posted By Greg out west
Exclamation Re: Knotts all Ford show

Hey Bluesunoco,,


My old man traded in a "Nice" 66 Caddy "Deville" for a 73 Pinto wagon after the first "Gas Crisis" in 73-74... I did like the little wagon...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-22-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,881
Posted By Greg out west
Thumbs up Re: Knotts all Ford show

Hey Bluesunoco,


Last year there were about half dozen A's & T's each..Your right lot's of 50 & 60's, 70's stuff...Heck,,there was even a row of...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 04-22-2014, 09:29 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,063
Posted By Greg out west
Smile Knott's all Ford car show

Hi Guy's


For those of you that live in the So Cal. area, Knott's berry farm is hosting the All Ford car show this Sunday the 27..


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Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 04-22-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 778
Posted By Greg out west
Smile Knott's all Ford Day

Hi guy's


For those of you that live in the So Cal area, Knott's berry Farm is hosting the All Ford car show this Sunday the 27,

...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-22-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,881
Posted By Greg out west
Smile Knotts all Ford show

Hi Guy's,


For those of you that live in the So Cal area, Knott's Berry farm is hosting the all Ford car show this Sunday the 27...All year Ford's...
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