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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2014, 12:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,323
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: 30 - 31 roadster in the Tampa, Fl area

Here is one of my Club Friends 30 Roadster which will be at the Edison Show. The Aviator Cap, he was riding in the Rumble Seat on a Tour, down here in FL. a couple of weeks ago.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-10-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 292
Views: 88,653
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Model A Huckster Group

In this case Mike, You have to be a Huckster. I try to buy Quality Parts where Possible. Snyders, Berts, Mikes, and Brattons
I'm not sticking up for Macs, ( they charge Me NY & FL state tax, and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-10-2014, 02:22 AM
Replies: 292
Views: 88,653
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Model A Huckster Group

Welcome Sailor Mike, to this side.

Its called Hidem Welt, you can buy it by the foot from most all the Suppliers. Here is a Link for it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,777
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Front brake adjustment

Jack up the front end, unhook the front brake rod Clevis, are they still dragging? I would jack up both axles, back off the Shoes at each wheel, and adjust the Rods according to Les Andrews Red Book,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,503
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Edison Ford Antique Car & Boat Show Tomorrow

This Years Show will take place on Saturday, February 1st 2014. Click on the Link for more info, and registration form if you might go....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-25-2013, 02:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,286
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Rear Hub scare

You probably have to remove the entire Rear End and Spring. To Look over everything and Replace the inner Axle Seals, as some one put Mud (Heavy Lube) in the Center Housing so as oil would not run...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-12-2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,983
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: 1931 Model A - Powdercoat Color Yellow?

Here are my wheels with Yellow on them, In fact I used the Yellow form Harbor Freight and the Gun from HF. Going on 5 years now and the Gloss and Finish holding up Great. The one Picture taken...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-08-2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,417
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Zenith 1 vs Zenith 2

The only Model A Carb I've ever seen that used the Brass GAV Seat, was the early 28 carbs that were built by Holley, with a Letter H cast in both the upper and lower body's of the Carb.

All the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-08-2013, 01:34 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 10,520
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: 12volt conversion question ballast resistor

Go to NAPA, use
Coil (12 volt) IC14 Echlin (w/built in resistor)

or have any other Auto Parts Dealers cross reference to the NAPA Number.
I have been running 12 Volt Neg. Ground with the IC14...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-06-2013, 10:01 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,816
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Manifold machining

I just picked up my Exhaust Manifold today, I had it Surfaced. Should I still use the Gland Rings, I have the one piece Gasket. They milled off 20 thousands, to true it up.

The head in the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-04-2013, 12:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,118
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Frozen Shocks

I read a long tine ago here on the Ford Barn. If they wont come apart by soaking them, and you want to get them apart.

Build a fire in your Charcoal BBQ, and place them the Coals for about 4...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-25-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,179
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: zenith carb leak

Check out these 2 links, it shows how to polish your GAV seat, on Zenith Carbs, with cast iron seats. The tube that houses the Adjusting Needle is screwed in, not pressed in.
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-21-2013, 05:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,285
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Head Gasket Crimped or Rolled Edges Up or Down

Today I sent a PM to a well known Engine Builder here on the Forum. His answer was that Rolled Edges or Crimp goes Up. So I have installed them the Correct Way in the Past.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-20-2013, 10:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,285
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Head Gasket Crimped or Rolled Edges Up or Down

Thanks Fellows, I thought I was doing it right, with the rolled edges UP or Fire Rings up. Again maybe Les has a Mistake in his book again??
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-20-2013, 09:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,285
Posted By Jazzjr
Head Gasket Crimped or Rolled Edges Up or Down

I'm Confused. On a Head Gasket, where the Copper or Steel wraps around (rolled edge) about 1/16 of an inch, and crimped. Which way does it go on Engine, Up towards the Head, or Down towards the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-20-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,424
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Coupe Windshield Hinge

For those who need a new one Brattons sells them, here are photos


28-29 ALUMINUM WINDSHIELD HINGEhttp://www.brattons.com/uploads/images_general/30081.jpg...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-20-2013, 06:58 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,395
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Does anyone know what this is?

What you have is called a Dual High, Auxiliary Transmission, after the 3 speed, it takes special adapter to mount it on a Truck 4 Speed. Although it is actually a lower gear ratio, not Higher like a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2013, 10:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,670
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Trouble with spark lever

Check this, being you have a 1931, with a 2 tooth steering box. Put the spark advance lever all the way up, look at the advance lever at the Distributor, is it touching the outside of the window, on...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2013, 09:59 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,140
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Gas rust

Wildwilly did you ever stop to think that you ran Gas Fumes through the Sparking Motors of the Blower and Shop Vacuum. You almost Did Ruin a Good Car!! Your lucky it didn't blow up, and You get...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2013, 04:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,137
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Model A Songs

Here's a Link to Hear the Song HENRY'S MADE A LADY OUT OF LIZZIE
First minute is instrumental than the words are sung.
http://modelafordcluboffortmyersfl.org/
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,010
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Huckster inside door latch

Al go back and read my post, I have given you the Name, address and telephone for the Latches. The guy Jay does not have a Web site, but may be able to E-mail a copy his Hard Ware sheet that shows...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2013, 02:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,010
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Huckster inside door latch

Here is what mine look like, is this what you Want for the inside?? Second picture is outside w/key lock. Jay Cramer has them, call after 6 pm est. I believe they were $9.00 for the Inside Spoon...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-13-2013, 03:10 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,918
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Rear main seal

I had the slinger cut off a good running motor, that puked oil from the rear main,4 years ago. When I tore it down to Plasta Gage the Clearances were within limits. I used the Terry Burt Nitrate Seal...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-10-2013, 08:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,808
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Thanks to Our Veterans.

I first of all want to thank, all of the Millions of Veterans Past and Alive, for their Service. Tomorrow I will be Remembering those close to Me I have Known and Lost. My Father who served in the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-02-2013, 12:50 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 7,057
Posted By Jazzjr
Re: Need help with brakes

I just looked at Les Andrews book Vol. 1, page 1-39 The small springs are installed correctly according to Les. Right side hooks over top of pin, Left hooks under pin. Both long arms hooks are also...
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