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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 02:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 172
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Restoring a original red steering wheel...

Found it...Not much there to go by!

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 01:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 172
Posted By Steve Plucker
Restoring a original red steering wheel...

I am restoring a 1928 Model A Ford Red Steering Wheel.

I am in need of an article that appeared in Model A News in 1961.

It is titled "Restoring the Red Steering Wheel": Vol 8, Issue 9 and 10....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 09:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 261
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Front Frame Crossmember

Try Bert's Model A Center in Englewood, CO. 303-293-3673...For starters.

Specify down to the "A" what you want (no cracks, no bent tabs....).

There was only one front cross member used in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-23-2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 73
Posted By Steve Plucker
2-Window Fordor Sedan information needed...

Russell Knaack and myself are working on an article called "The Evolution of the 1928-1931 Model A Ford 2-Window Fordor Sedans".

We are in need of some production data off of these body's that you...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-23-2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By Steve Plucker
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 02-22-2020, 06:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 182
Posted By Steve Plucker
Frame engine numbers

Were the 1932 frames stamped with the the engine number as the Model A's were? If so, about where?

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-22-2020, 06:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 537
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Trunklid to tulip panel gap

Looking in the November 15, 1929 Body Parts List...here is what the Ford dealer would of seen "back in the day":

For Roadsters it was A-41405 Panel (deck) assembly---Upper;

For all Coupes it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-22-2020, 09:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 537
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Trunklid to tulip panel gap

Me neither...Can you enlighten us on where the term "tulip panel" came from?

Hmmmmm???? Model T's maybe?

Thanks.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-20-2020, 09:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 283
Posted By Steve Plucker
NOS A-9581 CARBURETOR Throttle Shaft Assemblies

Would anyone have a NOS A-9581 CARBURETOR Throttle Shaft Assembly of the Forged Brass and Stamped Steel types?

I am not looking for one or the other to buy but for a restoration project/article.
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-18-2020, 07:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 184
Posted By Steve Plucker
7-tooth steering column/sector change and repair...

In September 1928, according to the Ford Service Bulletins Page 281, Ford made a change of the 7-tooth Steering Gear Housing and Column Assembly by changing the Steering Worm Sector and the Steering...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-18-2020, 01:46 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,584
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Preferred Vendor for parts?

A and L, Bert's, Bratton's and Snyders.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-17-2020, 10:40 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 185
Posted By Steve Plucker
Need photos for future article 2-Window Fordors

I am still looking for photos of the following 2-Window Fordor Sedans for a future article about the evolution of the 2-Window Fordor Sedans.

The body styles that I am looking for are the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-16-2020, 02:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 914
Posted By Steve Plucker
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-16-2020, 12:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 380
Posted By Steve Plucker
Information needed on the 160-C Slant Window Fordor Sedans

The 160-C Slant Window Fordor Sedan made its appearance about April 1931.

The indented firewall was introduced about May 1931.

With that in mind, there must have been 160-C's with flat...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-15-2020, 08:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 914
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: So when would my car actually have been made?

Before you go to all the trouble to take the body off even if you are thinking about it...or not...just key out the frame features and get an idea of its production time period.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-15-2020, 08:08 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 436
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: New guy in North Idaho

Youtube isn't going to tell you much.

Not positive but I think it is the 3rd Monday or the month...could be wrong.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-15-2020, 12:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 436
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: New guy in North Idaho

Start by investing in some Model A books and join the local Model A Club in the area, I think the club in Spokane is the closest to you. It is a MAFCA Chapter...That is Model A Ford Club of America....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-15-2020, 12:01 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 914
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: So when would my car actually have been made?

John,

OK now...so it was an original assembled car restored to original condition.

Now...what you need to do is get a copy of the current MARC/MAFCA Restoration Guidelines and Judging Standards...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2020, 10:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 914
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: So when would my car actually have been made?

First of all...what is the restoration history of your car?

Did you restore it or did someone else?

Was it restored to the MARC/MAFCA Restoration Guidelines and Judging Standards?

Was it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2020, 12:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Seven-tooth steering column "O" ring...

Just what is the part number on this "modern seal"?

Thanks.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-13-2020, 09:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 267
Posted By Steve Plucker
Seven-tooth steering column "O" ring...

For those of you running a 7-tooth steering column, we are kind of worried about oil leaking from the steering sector, especially those sectors that do not have a grease zerk in that spot to fill the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-13-2020, 03:38 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 446
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Original Sparton Horn data tag...

yes...they have one.

Al said that they could not do it because what they print up is on one big sheet...Oh well.

Pluck
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 02-13-2020, 11:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 186
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Assembly Plant Codes on Model T Fords

Those are some great posts about the Model T assembly plant information.

Thanks redmodelt.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-12-2020, 11:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 395
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Restoring the Carburetor Inlet Filter Screen

Yes it does and sometimes it is hell getting out!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-12-2020, 12:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 395
Posted By Steve Plucker
Restoring the Carburetor Inlet Filter Screen

Sometimes you can remove the Carburetor Inlet Filter Screen from the carburetor with no problems and if in good condition you can reuse it.

However a lot of times the removal is not so great thus...
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