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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-24-2019, 05:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 804
Posted By monto
Re: Anyone have a battery cap?

Find a NAPA or other user friendly parts store. Usually they have a half ton of trade-in batteries to browse for caps.

Also most scrap metal places take batteries.....

Good luck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2019, 08:48 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 993
Posted By monto
Re: Just wondering if

Freedom of expression within the parameters of courtesy, respect. sincerity and decency.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-09-2019, 09:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 648
Posted By monto
Re: Best location for master switch in a Tudor

A choice could be; run leads through left most end of firewall to switch mounted on side panel at left of and above level of clutch pedal. Easy to reach and out of direct view..
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-25-2019, 08:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By monto
Re: Epping 8/25/19 Flea Market

When I was leaving at about 0800, the parking lot was packed.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-27-2019, 05:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 208
Posted By monto
Swap Flea Market Epping NH Sunday 28th

New England Dragway

280 Exeter Road

Epping, NH 03042

Vendor & Buyer Gates Open 5 AM
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-24-2019, 05:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,483
Posted By monto
Re: wire wheels

ditto !
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2019, 03:42 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,172
Posted By monto
Re: Synthetic Oil

SAE 30 Non Detergent
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-14-2019, 02:07 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,483
Posted By monto
Re: wire wheels

They have an inherent value. You'll do better selling rather than junking them, in my opinion, and most probably be of help to someone who is involved with A's.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-19-2019, 08:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 727
Posted By monto
Re: Can anybody here cut keys?

Suggest you go into site entitled 'model a ford garage' where you may find general information about the variety of keys (shapes, milling, etc.) made for A's.

The A1100 & 1127 #'s should steer you...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-12-2019, 08:34 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,941
Posted By monto
Re: Help me identify engine noise?

Consider the distributor shaft may be thirsty. Mine was. Your description of noise sounds similar. Lube took care of it.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-29-2019, 05:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 476
Posted By monto
Re: 1930 Body Production

If you poke around various "Model A" websites, you'll find several with scores of detailed statistics in which you may come upon specific numbers you're searching for.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-10-2019, 05:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,243
Posted By monto
Re: Steering column bracket

Mine is mounted to the dash -- no problems..
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-28-2019, 07:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 547
Posted By monto
Re: Epping NH New England Dragway Auto Swap Meet

As stated by Joe and Keith above, it was very different from other flea market events I've experienced at the dragway during the last couple years. Essentially, there was nothing to look at. I walked...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-27-2019, 07:08 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 547
Posted By monto
Re: Epping NH New England Dragway Auto Swap Meet

Recommend wet ground footwear for tomorrow.
Areas near entrance and parking could be wet following recent rains.
Vendors areas, for the most part, are relatively dry.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-16-2019, 05:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 467
Posted By monto
Re: Door striker screw thread?

I think Henry liked and used NF more than NC..
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 849
Posted By monto
Re: oil springs?

Only my opinion, but an occasional touch of oil on leaf springs keeps them happy and healthy..
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-12-2019, 03:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 714
Posted By monto
Re: 1929 Tudor Door hinge pin replacement

Before you resort to drilling, try Free All and / or Kroill.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-12-2019, 06:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,095
Posted By monto
Re: Reproduction rear spare tire bracket

Try a welding shop. A welder / fabricator can bring it back to original if you cannot find one.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-04-2019, 09:54 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 13,109
Posted By monto
Re: Model A Marine Engine

As a kid, I vividly recall a Model A marine propulsion installation in a small 26' boat.
It was complete except radiator. Keel cooled.
Transmission was engaged and disengaged without use of the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-04-2019, 09:47 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 13,109
Posted By monto
Re: Model A Marine Engine

As a kid, I vividly recall a Model A marine propulsion installation in a small 26' boat.
It was complete except radiator. Keel cooled.
Transmission was engaged and disengaged without use of the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-31-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,159
Posted By monto
Re: Interior Sun Visor

I have a baseball hat within arm's reach..
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-31-2018, 07:04 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,795
Posted By monto
Re: Water Temperature Gauge

Don't fight the brazing / welding process.
Can be purchased from Mac's (Ecklers) Model A parts catalog for about $20.
Think you could find same in Bratton's or Tam's as well.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-31-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,795
Posted By monto
Re: Water Temperature Gauge

Never posted an attachment: first try !
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-31-2018, 08:50 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,795
Posted By monto
Re: Water Temperature Gauge

Have installed as above in two A's --- Simple;- works perfect..
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-27-2018, 11:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,126
Posted By monto
Re: Help please

Also, could be fuel mixture too lean. ?
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