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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-24-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,576
Posted By Model A Man
Re: Here is a bargain! LOL

In all those years in storage, how did they keep it dust free. It looks like it was stored n a regular garage. Did they never crank the motor to keep it lubed? Is it the original oil in the crank...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-23-2017, 10:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,378
Posted By Model A Man
Re: North Oregon Coast

I live in Astoria Oregon but moving to kalispell Montana next month.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-16-2017, 12:57 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 8,675
Posted By Model A Man
Re: How many model A's do you own

31 coupe, 31 roadster, 30 roadster and a 31 Chrysler coupe. I am planing on selling the 30 roadster
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-04-2017, 01:05 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,816
Posted By Model A Man
Re: Nightmare Engine Rebuild

This is why I am always contemplating going with a modern motor in my model A's instead of getting the original motors rebuilt. Or may be wait till Tod gets his new model A motors done.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-01-2017, 10:40 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,813
Posted By Model A Man
Re: Inherrited restoration project

Love the project. If it were me I would fix as much of the rot as I could and assemble the body with scars and all and enjoy driving it. Or you could look for replacement panels at your local swap...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2017, 11:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,125
Posted By Model A Man
Re: Indented Firewall gas shut off options

I added the electric shutoff to my wife's 31 roadster and added a push pull on and off switch that I mounted to one of the dash rail screws. You can't even tell it is there and my wife loves the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2017, 12:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,190
Posted By Model A Man
Re: Side Mount Wheel Well Conversion to Storage Compartment

I had started something similar after I had finished my fender skirts. After I move to Montana this summer I may have to continue with the project
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-29-2017, 12:51 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 22,255
Posted By Model A Man
Re: what other old cars are in your garage?

1930 deluxe roadster
1931 deluxe roadster
1931 deluxe coupe
1930 Chrysler model 77 coupe
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2017, 09:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,601
Posted By Model A Man
Re: upholstery and windshield questions

I ordered a classtique kit for my 1930 deluxe roadster, it is a numbers matching car and was very original. I myself would not order another one from them as the fit was not to my liking.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-08-2017, 08:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,197
Posted By Model A Man
Re: paper engine OT

What was running it?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-25-2016, 10:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,387
Posted By Model A Man
Re: Tire changing tool

I made the skirts
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-25-2016, 07:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,387
Posted By Model A Man
Tire changing tool

Interesting idea for changing a motorcycle tire. Was wondering if something like this would work on model A tires
http://www.bajanopinch.com/
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-06-2016, 11:32 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,379
Posted By Model A Man
Re: 1927 Model A's

I seem to remember the jewel city model A club in Glendale California has/had a member with a 1927 model A
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-20-2016, 12:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,773
Posted By Model A Man
Re: Town car for sale

Thanks Charlie for the lesson. I think I got it to link
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-20-2016, 12:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,773
Posted By Model A Man
Town car for sale

I don't know if this has been posted but there is a 1930 town car for sale in NY. I saw it on the model a restorers facebook page. Looks like it Needs to be restored. The town car is such an...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-05-2016, 07:44 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,452
Posted By Model A Man
Re: 1931 Roadster Stream Crossing Photo

one year at the orange county pancake breakfast it rained and filled the river bed with lots of water it looked like a stream any many model A's were driving through it to get to the other side to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-11-2016, 06:59 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,913
Posted By Model A Man
Re: Aluminum block pour.

will look forward to the video as I have no clue how that kind of work is done. You must get a great deal of satisfaction and joy to see this come full circle. Best of luck to you and Thank you for...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-08-2016, 07:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,822
Posted By Model A Man
Re: upholstery

I used a kit from classtiqueupholstery and was disappointed.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-19-2016, 01:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,317
Posted By Model A Man
Re: Need some laquer

Try tcpglobal.com or google tcp global
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-30-2016, 11:54 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,474
Posted By Model A Man
Re: Women model A owners

that how my wife and I met. She had a model A that she wasn't sure if it would run. Her late husband had restored it. I went over to take a look and it just needed a new battery. Got it running and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-17-2016, 09:13 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 15,600
Posted By Model A Man
Re: Model A destruction

I love all old cars. The good the bad and ugly. Stock or rodded. The 31 coupe I have is most likely to get a more modern motor. I cant see paying $5000.00 plus for a stock model A motor rebuild just...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2016, 11:56 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,920
Posted By Model A Man
Re: ford speedster

I agree. Would love to have a set of plans for this one.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-31-2016, 08:59 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,912
Posted By Model A Man
Re: 1929 Tudor Boneheaded Mistake!!

I installed mine using all thread washers and nuts. It is like pressing them in
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-22-2016, 11:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,757
Posted By Model A Man
Re: model a made it into the restaurant

1619 Marine Drive. Corner of 16th and Marine Drive across from the maritime museum
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2016, 04:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,757
Posted By Model A Man
Re: model a made it into the restaurant

My wife and i are hoping to be open by mid February or early march. Some equipment came in damaged and we are waiting replacements. My wife and I pray about everything, we prayed for guidance when...
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