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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-18-2019, 11:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,514
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: radiator filters

Like he said, check it often!!! Once all clear, you can remove it.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-17-2019, 10:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 579
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Vicky rear fenders

And if you want to torture yourself they sell the dimples as a patch panel that can be welded in.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-16-2019, 09:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 896
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Re Insurance

Really "Mr. Mafca"? this is from your national clubs site. Why would they have such a thing?


https://mafca.com/downloads/Forms/Waiver%20and%20Release.pdf


I'm waiting!


Indemnification...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-16-2019, 09:38 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,187
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Wheel painting

Which "the green"? There were many greens used by Ford on the A.


Here is the problem, you have no idea if the color you have on the car is the exact shade that Ford used. There are fading...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-12-2019, 10:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 618
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: GPS charging on an unregulated 6v system

The charger connected to the 6 volt A has a regulator built in.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-12-2019, 10:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 896
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Re Insurance

Those that are not MARC members in our club sign a waiver, it is long and in fine print.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2019, 10:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 952
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Radiator fill question

Here is what I did, full it up so I can see the water. Drive it for several hundred miles and fill it again checking how much I added. Drive it again for the same couple a hundred miles and add...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-11-2019, 09:42 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 3,358
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Roy Nacewicz's business, and it's future

If anyone can help you find a plater this is the place.


I'm sure you have already checked these out but just in case,


Cadmium
1. www.queencityplating.com...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2019, 02:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 573
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-09-2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 430
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Rear Main Oil Leak

The cork, from what I have heard, was a "farmers fix" to keep from rebabbiting the otherwise good bearing.


I don't see what was done to make room for the cork but maybe this will help?

...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-06-2019, 12:24 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 258
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Steel fan

it must weight a ton.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2019, 11:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 892
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Toe-in tools - easy and accurate

Use a duby gauge, place it between the tires roll car forward, adgust, done.
Use cut aluminum, jack up car place on stands, remove and preload from the weight of the car on the wheels, remove...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2019, 01:52 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 767
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Water Pump ID and Questions

I disagree, the shaft is kept from moving when it left the factory was the webing in the head. If you look in the head from the water pump end you will see what I mean. This wears out and play can be...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2019, 01:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 594
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: oil out of the carburetor

These are my guesses as well.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2019, 01:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 397
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: 1930 model A starter 12V conversion

yup, find another rebuilder.


https://www.snydersantiqueauto.com/Resources/en/ItemDocuments/A_11082_12/A110821212VoltFields-4934.pdf
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-03-2019, 10:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,203
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Service Truck

A search for the truck brings up several listings in different "vehicle located in" cities.


Don't know if it is the same or different.


Without the knowledge of the defects above but "bring...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-02-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 767
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Oil pan bolts

Yes it is a mis-print! 3-5 lbs. is all that is needed.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-01-2019, 09:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,267
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Tire Dressing

"Tire sidewalls turn brown mainly because of an element added to the rubber called antiozonant. It saves tires from premature drying and cracking due to the process of oxidation. Tire browning is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-01-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 647
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Reproduction wheels

Quality.






(won't pass fine point)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2019, 11:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 926
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Lebaron and Bonney

Got my letter, filed a claim and was given number 9. Nothing yet.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2019, 11:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 512
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Need horn repaired WHO?

HORNS
1. No known website: Model A Horns (231) 577-1375 (Michigan)
2. No known website: Bill Randall: (315) 336-8841
3. No known website: Neil Stegall: (601) 469-0878
4. No known website: Jim...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2019, 09:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 513
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: electric fan

I don't mean to sound like a jerk but is you were to go the sister site of this one the .HAMB. the specialize in modified A's and they can give you additional information more so then this site. Not...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2019, 11:10 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,852
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Synthetic Oil

Use what ever will give you piece of mind when you drive.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-19-2019, 10:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 677
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Model A Brake Lights

As with modern cars red should be stop.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-16-2019, 12:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 657
Posted By Mike V. Florida
Re: Shipping

How about the guys "down under"?
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