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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-24-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,193
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Car Stopped Running

Check the fuse w/volt meter. Mine looked good but I Put in a new one. Same problem, so I checked that fuse and to my delight..it was no good, check one I took out , it was no good. Got new fuses and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-01-2020, 09:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 924
Posted By antiquepa
Re: 1931 Roadster picture

Nice Car..my 31 is my avatar picture , i don't know how to post pictures. Ive had mine since 2002, worked on it and drove it w/over 50 thousand miles on it and really enjoy my car. Hope you enjoy...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-01-2020, 09:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,312
Posted By antiquepa
Re: 6 volt battery

Rual King...Tractor Supply... Group one battery..they last me at least 5 years.



I always put my battery's on a 1 amp maintainer in the winter.. always last 5 years or more. Rual King usually...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-12-2020, 07:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,568
Posted By antiquepa
Re: insurance

Hagerty, 6 cars insured with them, had 1 claim and they were quick and fair.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-31-2019, 07:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 500
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Curved or straight back trunk

Have a straight on my 31 Roadster and a curved on my 4 door, they both look good.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-11-2019, 07:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 911
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Where do I store stuff??

Is there room under the seat...not sure if there is!! I do have a little room under my Roadster, but also have an add-on trunk.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-31-2019, 06:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 606
Posted By antiquepa
Re: roadster top treatment?

I Would go to a fabric shop [where they do restorations] and ask them, i had a top put on my 31 and was told not to seal it. He [she] can tell you what to clean it with, if you use simple green i...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-04-2019, 08:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 900
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Old car festival 2019

Will be there..It's my 8th year..look forward to it every year!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 765
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Wind Wings 31 Roadster [fell off]

Thanks to all for the in-put..I will buy the new pads and bracket and give it a try..never had problem before but i do like the idea of the thicker rubber.!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2019, 07:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 670
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Towing my Model A

I Tow my 31 roadster on a flat trailer to michigan every year, i don't go over 55 because of the top. [unless you put top down]. I Use heavy duty ratchet straps on the axels [4 straps] and i keep...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-29-2019, 08:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 765
Posted By antiquepa
Exclamation Wind Wings 31 Roadster [fell off]

My wind wing on driver side fell off. I Put it back on using the rubber pads and glue. Thought I had it fixed,,fell off tonight [din't break] so any idea of how to keep it from falling off. I Know...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-28-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,270
Posted By antiquepa
Re: The Leans

On my 1930 4 door the rear cross member where the spring fits into was cracked under the u bolt. You have to pull rear seat and the pan cover, i almost din't see it, be sure to check under each u...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-28-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,267
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Insurance

Highly recommend Hagerty, had claim and were very quick. Reasonable premium and little restrictions, would recommend to call them..very happy with there service!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-01-2018, 05:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,173
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Nu-rex Timing wrench

30 closed cab pickup..post no. 39...the answer is YES..Thats the point i was trying to make..really simple..you don't have to find the high on the cam. If you ever find you have to adjust the points...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2018, 08:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,173
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Nu-rex Timing wrench

I found this to be a great tool when my distributor cam came loose while on a tour, my friend had one in his tool box..great tool, i now carry one in each 'A'..another great tool is the quick point...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-25-2018, 06:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,451
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Again with 6 to 12 volt inverters

Put one on my 39 chevy, i wired it direct from battery w/fuse to the cig. lighter so i can use a gps or other 12 volt devise. Make it simple, hope this helps!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-11-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,005
Posted By antiquepa
Re: "Gener-Nator"?

[it sat on top of bottom radiator hose]
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-11-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,005
Posted By antiquepa
Re: "Gener-Nator"?

I have one on my 31 roadster, my problem was that it sat on top radiator hose so i got a little shorter belt, so far so good. sounds like you'll need a little longer belt. I do like my gen/alt. and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-01-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,445
Posted By antiquepa
Re: chirp, chirp, chirp - Update

OL JENNY. Thanks for the post..I Think you just answered my problem!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-01-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,148
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Four post drive-on lift

Ive had a 2 post lift for years before i got my model A. You can use this lift if you can position the A in the right place. This lift is great for modern cars, but if your going to use it for model...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-10-2018, 07:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,031
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Timing wrench

Great tool, I carry one in each 'A'..Works for me!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,076
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Millennials decided on an "A"

Welcome to the Barn, lots of questions, lots of answers..join a club, every model A is different, i have a roadster and a 4 door..like im both. we love going in the model A. The only problem is if...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2018, 06:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,524
Posted By antiquepa
Re: backfire?

Go with Steve, post #2, had the problem with my roadster, you can get a sleeve from snyder that go in between the man/exhaust pipe, took care of my problem and was a cheap fix.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-21-2018, 07:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,157
Posted By antiquepa
Smile Re: Faces???

:):o:D;)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-21-2018, 06:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,245
Posted By antiquepa
Re: Powering a GPS with 6 volt.

Post number 9, by Recounditon is the way to go, i also bought mine on amazon and put in a 39 chevy. i would suggest to run it directly off the battery and to fuse it, that way you will have it...
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