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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-23-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 582
Posted By mngreen
Re: 12 VDC Wiring

Hey Purdy, which modern starter drive do you run/suggest? I'm running 12V on an original 6V starter and my bendix jingles a bit occasionally :rolleyes:.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2019, 01:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 771
Posted By mngreen
Re: Model A Brake Lights

For years (40+) I ran an original single tail light with original lens (yellow on top). I run a 12 volt system.

Last year, I decided to get the reproduction red lens with STOP etched into the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-25-2019, 09:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 734
Posted By mngreen
Re: Problem with alternator

Thanks to all...;)


and Katy, I might just cannibalize that new alternator for its bearings!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-24-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 734
Posted By mngreen
Re: Problem with alternator

Well, problem solved, for now....:o

Swapped back to the old alternator. Negligible discharge at idle and charges good and tapers off, so no problem with the regulator. Maybe the squeaking...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-22-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 734
Posted By mngreen
Problem with alternator

I replaced my Delco 10-DN alternator with a remanufactured one recently since the bearing was shot and making a lot of noise. I have an old mechanical Delco voltage regulator on the firewall. 12V...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-31-2019, 12:29 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,462
Posted By mngreen
Re: instrument panel lighjt

CarlG--if you're running 12V this is the ticket ($6.95):


https://www.superbrightleds.com/moreinfo/tail-brake-turn/67-led-bulb-12-led-tower-ba15s-retrofit/3698/8009/


I have one in my dash...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-26-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,087
Posted By mngreen
Re: Some pictures fro 2019 OCMAFCA pancake breakfast

Here's a link to a video from Dano Live:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TmEHdmNRRSE&t=632s
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-22-2019, 05:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 668
Posted By mngreen
Re: Cabriolet trim piece

Is this what you need? Or the metal piece that goes on top of this?


https://modelastore.com/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=5064
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-29-2018, 02:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 813
Posted By mngreen
Re: B motor fuel pump with downdraft carb?

Been running a B block with stock pump & 97 for over 40 years. No regulator needed.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-24-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,350
Posted By mngreen
Re: Gas Blowing Out Exhaust

I think your fuel shut off is leaking down the line, just like mine was. I have a downdraft also. After multiple attempts at replacements/rebuilding, etc. I finally installed an in-line ball valve...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-30-2017, 10:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,607
Posted By mngreen
Re: Preservation of Newspaper “Dec. 2nd 1927 New Ford ad”

Here's a copy downloaded from the internet. :cool:
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2017, 05:03 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,010
Posted By mngreen
Re: OHV for Model A engine

I am the third owner of this vehicle (since 1978). The second owner purchased the engine from Mr. Cooper while he was alive in the early 1970's. I have never dropped the pan to confirm, but I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2017, 03:43 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,010
Posted By mngreen
Re: OHV for Model A engine

I have one of Wes Cooper's engines in my cabriolet. :cool:
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-07-2017, 02:57 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,728
Posted By mngreen
Re: Model B carb on a Model A

Soooooo, how does it run? :rolleyes:

Certainly looks good! :cool:
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2017, 03:46 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,728
Posted By mngreen
Re: Model B carb on a Model A

Dennis, so I guess you don't like your Weber carb?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-25-2017, 03:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,768
Posted By mngreen
Re: Modern replacement for fuel shutoff valve

I was referring to my preferred choices of modern replacements, not the original valve. My choices were either the modern angled needle valve (pictured) in lieu of the original valve or an in-line...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-17-2017, 11:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,768
Posted By mngreen
Re: Modern replacement for fuel shutoff valve

Forgot to mention, I have a Cragar OHV setup also...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-16-2017, 10:56 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,768
Posted By mngreen
Re: Modern replacement for fuel shutoff valve

Thanks katy, duke & Bill. ;)

My choice remains between the angled needle valve and the in-line valve. I suspect that the flow provided by the needle valve at full open might not be sufficient for...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-15-2017, 09:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,768
Posted By mngreen
Re: Modern replacement for fuel shutoff valve

What are the specs of the original valve? 1/4 NPT male x 3/8 flare male?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-15-2017, 02:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,768
Posted By mngreen
Modern replacement for fuel shutoff valve

Thinking of using something like this:

https://www.amazon.com/Eaton-Weatherhead-Brass-Flare-Needle/dp/B00BLVCML2?th=1

What are the specs of the original valve? 1/4 NPT male x 3/8 flare male?
...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-13-2017, 03:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,452
Posted By mngreen
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2017, 02:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,531
Posted By mngreen
Re: Owners 0f Stromberg 97 ?

Yes, and mine is a 4 year old English stromberg 97. Also seepage from the butterfly valve rod.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-02-2017, 12:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,948
Posted By mngreen
Re: Trying to choose a color???

I love this color combo on my '31 68B....:cool:
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-14-2016, 04:54 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,521
Posted By mngreen
Re: Stromberg 97 Carb. - does it need a choke cable?

Like some of the other responds above, I too did not have a choke cable on my 97 for some 30 years. But a few years ago, after upgrading to a new english 97 and replacing the fuel shut off valve (so...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-03-2016, 02:31 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,804
Posted By mngreen
Re: Valve lash clearance on Cragar OHV

Running great since I tried to mess with the rockers over 4 years ago! :cool:
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