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Forum: Model T (1909-1927) Today, 12:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 148
Posted By redmodelt
Re: Model T wheel adapters

I will try and get something up this week or by end of weekend.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 10:53 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 128
Posted By redmodelt
Re: voltage regulator????

You might try going to Vintage Chevrolet Club of America's web site and sign up. The teck section can be used by non members of the club.
My basic understanding of how a resistor in this situation...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) Today, 10:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 93
Posted By redmodelt
Re: crankshaft pulley removal...

After you remove the valves and springs, the original lifters have holes in the shaft. The hole should be the same size as the valve spring retainer pin, lift the lifter up and use the pin to keep it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 12:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 342
Posted By redmodelt
Re: Directional Light Switch

Other thing, are you using a 3 terminal flasher unit. Two terminal types are not made for this application.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 08:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 465
Posted By redmodelt
Re: Rear end torque wrench?

As he did not state what he was working on aside from rear end, the correct answer might be; inch beam/dial for preload and foot pound clicker/dial for everything else. :) By the way maybe I have...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 08:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 342
Posted By redmodelt
Re: Directional Light Switch

^ correct, the unit must be grounded to the column or other place.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) Yesterday, 08:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 93
Posted By redmodelt
Re: crankshaft pulley removal...

You don't need to pull it all the way off, just needs to come about 1/2" forward and the cover will tip forward and past the cam shaft. I use the wedges at 3 and 9 as I don't have a puller ether....
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) Yesterday, 11:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 148
Posted By redmodelt
Re: Model T wheel adapters

http://www.mtfca.com/discus/messages/50893/67035.html?1222271523

While the above example use 3 plates I think the current ones sold in the catalogs use 2. If you are going to make these do you...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-14-2018, 11:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 148
Posted By redmodelt
Re: Model T wheel adapters

Besides the info posted on your other question try; googling "mtfca; wheel adapters".
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-14-2018, 11:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 562
Posted By redmodelt
Re: Spindels

It's not just that they are longer, it's also a hub cap issue.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-14-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,362
Posted By redmodelt
Re: NEW parts That Are Junk!!!

I guess then you could grouse about having to line the hole up with the grease fitting hole if it came with one. And then you still have to ream them...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-14-2018, 03:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 351
Posted By redmodelt
Re: 1925 Model T

Optical illusion, the pan looks correct to me.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-14-2018, 01:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 351
Posted By redmodelt
Re: 1925 Model T

By the way, this would be a standard car type chassis made between 1921 and 1925 with the added aftermarket or shop built body. This link from the Model T Ford Club of America should help date it;...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-13-2018, 10:17 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 351
Posted By redmodelt
Re: 1925 Model T

I don't see anything strange about the question.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-13-2018, 10:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 351
Posted By redmodelt
Re: 1925 Model T

Pan would still be mounted in the frame, it would hold the front radius rod in place and the hogs head could be installed giving two extra bolts to hold the rear axle up. The block does not have to...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-11-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 171
Posted By redmodelt
Re: NH Carb question

Most all the T parts dealers carry the book suggested above. There is really not that much to do the NH. If you have a copy of the The Model T Service Manual everything is in it. You really should...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-11-2018, 12:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 183
Posted By redmodelt
Re: 26-27 Hogshead question

The 26/27 hogs head weights about the same as any hogs head from 1919 to 1925. Also the pan had the inspection plate changed to the 4 dip type. Because the opening was now larger there was less...
Forum: Questions & Suggestions 01-10-2018, 12:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 81
Posted By redmodelt
Re: Suggestion for the "The Swap Meet" forums

Send a note to Ryan and see what he has to say.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-10-2018, 12:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 165
Posted By redmodelt
Re: Engine crank question

You can start by replacing the sleeve that it fits thru. Not an easy job but most are well worn. You can also weld up the worn area on the crank and file back to round. I does not have to be perfect.
Forum: Model-A 01-09-2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 68
Posted By redmodelt
Wanted WICO Magneto Model JEM-1509 new cap and rotor

Looking for New Cap part number P3752 and Rotor part number 43776 for a Model JEM-1509 WICO magneto. Would prefer to find new but would still be interested in really good used. Or if you have any...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2018, 11:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 206
Posted By redmodelt
Re: Brake Lever Install Question

I set them cold. I use a ball peen hammer.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2018, 09:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,350
Posted By redmodelt
Re: Bolts: Motor Mounts to Bell Housing- Safety Wire AND Lock Washers?

All the car that come thru our shop are drivers and I have not installed the wire in any of them. That includes float-a-motors. I have not had any reports of issues.
Forum: Questions & Suggestions 01-05-2018, 01:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 85
Posted By redmodelt
Re: Bolt buster induction tool

I have one in my shop! :) it's called a hot wrench. My torch. :)
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-03-2018, 01:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 278
Posted By redmodelt
Re: Model T ignition switch

You could start by answering the questions about what type you have. Do you have lights? Can you post a photo of what you are working with? Are you sure you have power getting to the hot terminal on...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-01-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,133
Posted By redmodelt
Re: Head Gaskets....

Yes grease allows for the gasket to move as it is tightened down. Which is why you need the sealer you use to be tacky not dried. It allows for squash. Do it all the time on T gaskets, as well as...
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