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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-13-2019, 06:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 519
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Trunk lid

This may sound funny, but the best I can think of is hop on in. LOL. Or even ask a child to lay inside with a flashlight and their cell phone to take a picture when the lid is closed. This may answer...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-05-2016, 09:56 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,396
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Proof the old girl can still do it

I have had my old girl over 60. " Just feel the tension man, what a ride ". Now I have them V8 wheels with a little wider tire on them, Have not to try them out yet. I'm still down for improvements....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-05-2016, 09:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,323
Posted By wildwilly
Re: woodgraining attempt

WOW ! Looks great !! Now ya got me thinking.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-02-2016, 03:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,255
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Brake rods

thats a great Idea
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-02-2016, 11:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,255
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Brake rods

I got the car sitting all four on the floor. Yesterday was trying to hook rods while jacked up. ( Light Bulb ) This may have been the issue. This morning I wiggled up under her searching for answers,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-02-2016, 10:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,255
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Brake rods

Well, this morning I got back under her working on this issue, seems to be going better. It took some adjusting, pushing and pulling, but I have the rods hooked back up. seems like she rolls ok in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-01-2016, 08:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,255
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Brake rods

Ty Ron for that Post
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-01-2016, 08:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,255
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Brake rods

yes, looks to be
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-01-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,255
Posted By wildwilly
Question Brake rods

Today I done a front axle swap, all went well til I went to reconnect the brakes. Now my brake rods are not long enough. This replacement axle is a total restore. Now I have a 52 inch reach. I backed...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2016, 05:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,352
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Wheel size ?

that does look pretty tough. I may have to keep these wheels now. what size rubber you have on them rims, and are they still tubed ??

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2016, 04:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,352
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Wheel size ?

I got the set for the Mere price of $500. Like I said, could not pass this up. I will run these for awhile, then think about selling them at a much later date.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-14-2016, 06:25 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 12,083
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Rusty fuel tank.

I currently have my tank pulled out to fight this rust issue too. Keep watching to see what others use. Once I remove this light powder rust deal, I plan on using a sealing kit to never have to do...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-14-2016, 05:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,352
Posted By wildwilly
Question Wheel size ?

I got a great deal on a set of A model axles. Front completely redone, powder coated , new rubber and tubes. Rear, wheels redone, axle complete. I got these to do a swap out while I rebuild my...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-07-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 572
Posted By wildwilly
Red face Tear Down Started

:( Starting the removal of my gas tank. One thing that is strongly noted, is that these parts have not been removed in like forever. fighting nuts, bolts and screws all the way. The cowl band was a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-03-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 23,544
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Very fine rust in gas tank-what to do?

Im glad to find this post. I too have been fighting the same rust issues. I am about to the point of pulling my tank to have it cleaned and relined. I just want it to end with the filter plugs and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-21-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 21,366
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Model A car names

Mine is named Lily Lou. She named after My granddaughter who loves her too.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-13-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 28,785
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Our Model A wreck in Austin, TX

Sorry to see the bad luck, Thank God ya'll walked or limped away alive. I was watching the post here from South Carolina, an was interested in your trip. If there is a will, there will be a way. Good...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-13-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 17,525
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Tail light safety and modern traffic

I have added that thin LED light strip along the bottom of my rear window for a 3rd brake light. 6V or 12V light strip dont matter, works the same. Bought the 18 inch red light strip for not alot...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-09-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,480
Posted By wildwilly
Re: King pin advice

Glad to find this topic. I just bought a nice front axle at an auction last week. My plan is to first get it powder coated, then build up with mostly new parts. the King pin section has me looking...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-07-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,107
Posted By wildwilly
Re: Auction event I missed

I had a good time there ! sorry you missed it. Wish I had the bank roll to compete, but I got a few items I needed
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,048
Posted By wildwilly
Re: about time to try.

I have been giving a name and number to a local rod shop that repairs fuel tanks and relines. I will have the job of R an R, I will let the professionals repair it, an get a warranty. I will just...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,048
Posted By wildwilly
Re: about time to try.

Damn good point ! LOL
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,048
Posted By wildwilly
Re: about time to try.

I have done this, no luck.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,048
Posted By wildwilly
Re: about time to try.

Thank you for the Imfo.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,048
Posted By wildwilly
about time to try.

well I put this off long enough, time to pull the fuel tank off Lily Lou an get it cleaned an sealed. Have had her parked due to rust issues plugging up my filter all the time. it's got to be done,...
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