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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-28-2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 451
Posted By talwrench
Re: Pan Gasket Install

I use the above mentioned article as a guide, woorks good for me!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-08-2019, 11:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 927
Posted By talwrench
Re: Reliability

well said, Dick!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-13-2019, 03:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,720
Posted By talwrench
Re: Engine Blow By or Not

I have a good running engine that used to mist oil out the fill tube until and old timer told me to put one of my old socks over it. Problem solved. I change it with oil changes.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-30-2019, 01:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 998
Posted By talwrench
Re: purple ice by royal purple

1931 Flamingo, So u know about Q town. In the middle of summer 50/50 antifreeze foams alot, and I run hot 190F. when I run only water I run about 8- 10 degrees cooler. So my plan is to run water...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-30-2019, 08:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 998
Posted By talwrench
purple ice by royal purple

Has any one tried this addative? I am thinking of running it this summer. I already know that if I run straight water that my engine runs about 8 degrees cooler. Curious if there are any down side...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-03-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 694
Posted By talwrench
Re: Announcing the 2010 NATIONAL MARC Meet

Is the date 6/1/2020 or 4/26/2020?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-10-2019, 03:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 585
Posted By talwrench
Re: MARC National Tour

Leaving sunday morning the 19th of may from near Allentown,PA
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-19-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 831
Posted By talwrench
Re: Wheel Balance with Dyna Beads

Took alot of patiance, but I got them in. Pour very slow, like a single file row of beads and lightly tape the valve stem continously. Time well spent!!! Tim
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-18-2018, 02:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,396
Posted By talwrench
Re: What Type of Timing Gear

I bought a 4 dr sedan at Hershey sveral years ago. It had a relative new motor in it. after about 2000 miles I got a noise coming from the timing gear. When I pulled it, it was a fiber gear with...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-18-2018, 02:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 885
Posted By talwrench
Re: 2018 Miles

Our best year so far. Went to all the meets plus local driving. almost 7000 miles.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-09-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 642
Posted By talwrench
Re: Rex Temperature Gauge Fitting

If my memory is not failing i think I found the matching fitting at a NAPA store
Forum: Model-A 10-12-2018, 04:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 290
Posted By talwrench
used top for 28 roadster P/U

Looking for a black top to put on my original roadster PU. can have small tears and discolorations. Don't want a new top, would take away from the patina!
Forum: Model-A 10-12-2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 289
Posted By talwrench
used allstate 21"tirex450

Looking for a useable used allstate 450x21 tire to use as a spare to match 4 existing tires I have.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-06-2018, 07:07 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 12,722
Posted By talwrench
Re: Model A cross-country migration

We drove 3000 miles to Branson, MO this summer in the near 100' heat. 200 -250 miles per day is about average. I was able to have all the answers to questions in post #3 be fore we ventured out. ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-13-2018, 08:21 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 958
Posted By talwrench
Re: add temperature probe

I bought a goose neck that was drilled and taped as u describe. could not get it to stop leaking at the threads. i welded a pipe fitting at that location, than epoxy around the fitting to smooth it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-19-2018, 04:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,950
Posted By talwrench
Re: Model A Meet, Trexlertown, PA. 4/22/18

I am looking for a well used top for a 28 roaster pickup. If any body has one please contact me. Thanks Tim
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-19-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,950
Posted By talwrench
Re: Model A Meet, Trexlertown, PA. 4/22/18

I have a nice set of four, used white wall, vintage, Universal tires made in Elizabethtown, PA. with metal stem tubes, 19". These tires were on my car until March. Decided to put a new set of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-22-2018, 10:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 542
Posted By talwrench
Re: generator brush install

Thanks TOM that is the info I was looking for. Tim
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2018, 03:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 542
Posted By talwrench
Re: generator brush install

Thanks for the tips!! Tim
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2018, 11:36 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 542
Posted By talwrench
generator brush install

In rebuilding the generator which way do the brushes get installed. with tapered end of the brush with the rotation or towards it? Another way of stating it would be should the long end of the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-28-2018, 02:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,466
Posted By talwrench
Re: tube changing

I always do a soft inflate as I call it to the tube before install. Just enough air but not a stretch to the tube. This insures no wrinkles. I put one bead on than insert the soft inflated tube,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-11-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 898
Posted By talwrench
Re: Upcoming MARC National Tour - Elkins,WV

Afew months ago there were posted numbers to call for info. I tried both numbers and left messages, there has been no response. We to are interested in goiing! Tim
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-07-2018, 12:37 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,369
Posted By talwrench
Re: 8 volt battery question

When I bought my 30 PU it had a 8 volt battery in it. Soon learned that the slighest bump in the road and my blulbs would burn out. Soon got rid of the 8 volt, problem solved.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-08-2017, 09:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,164
Posted By talwrench
Re: Manifold heater

I thought that everyone knew that and empty contantina tomatoe paste can fit in there LOL!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-03-2017, 03:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,128
Posted By talwrench
Re: 1931 Model "A" starter pedal won't depress

Are u sure that the bendix is not stuck in the flywheel. If it is sruck, when u depress the started pedal nothing happens, and u think it is not engaging. Loosen the three starter bolts, if the...
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