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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-29-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,182
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: Huge Barn Find

You're classic "I'm going to restore them someday" deal!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-20-2018, 06:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,811
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: Steering Wheel coming off black

Try cleaning with alcohol
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-12-2018, 07:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,468
Posted By modelAsteve
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,687
Posted By modelAsteve

We have a F.A.S.T. hill climb in Auburn, CA on October 6th. You just might see one of the cylinder heads you saw in your friends '32. I know you will see lots of very fast A's and go away with a bad...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-27-2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,682
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: 19 inch wheels and tires

Depends on the color!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-27-2018, 07:58 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,535
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: MAFCA renewal

If you guys think the price of membership is to high you ought to buy a gallon of gas out here in CA! The old cars will barley run on it- lots of vapor lock. Not even good to wash parts in anymore!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-27-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,237
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: New Snyders head

I would knock the bumps down a little to eliminate hot spots- just run!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-25-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,535
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: MAFCA renewal

Your club and it's officers get great coverage!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-14-2018, 10:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,257
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: Steering wheel cleaning

Alcohol- not the drinking kind- the cleaning kind. A few cleanings and the black is off the wheel and on the paper towel. I have tried to wax it or Lemon Pledge it after the good cleaning but now...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-26-2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,281
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: Rattle Can Straw

Yes, this color was invented by my grandfather.
Thanks for asking!
Steve Straw
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-08-2018, 06:32 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,615
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: Running Single Plate in California

Keep the front plate in the car. When you are stopped it is only and equipment violation.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-23-2018, 06:38 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,499
Posted By modelAsteve
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-28-2018, 08:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,357
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: B carburetor fuel starvation

Do you have the "B" carb set up to runoff the fuel pump with the tiiny spring on the float?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-27-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,976
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: New model A'ers must haves

A jack that works on your car!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-26-2018, 08:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,201
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: AA Transmission

I have one in my '30 pu. You need the AA bell housing, rear bearing retainer and u-joint.
My truck idles up my steep driveway. Was a bulletin in June 1930 I believe. Almost useless but fun!
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-14-2018, 07:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,638
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: 1925 Model T

Looks like an interesting vehicle- is very heavy- oak weighs a lot!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-09-2018, 06:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,359
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: January special

How much is shipping?
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 12-28-2017, 05:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,274
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: Spindels

Dear "tombia" Thanks for all the information!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-21-2017, 06:10 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 16,684
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: How much Marvel Mystery Oil per tank?

1/2 oz per gal or 1 oz per 2 gal- which ever comes out less!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-27-2017, 11:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,253
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: gear ratio and engine speed and mph.

There really isn't enough info on your car. I can tell you that for a street/ touring car you will soon tire of the 2440 rpm. You want to be down around 2000 rpm for a pleasant enjoyable car. The A...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-01-2017, 03:57 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 9,907
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: Not showing our cars anymore?

Around here (Northern Calif.) they charge to put your car in the show (usually $25 or a lot more) and than charge the spectators to come see it. Some times we get a trophy which I don't want or need....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 4,156
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: Sandblasting problem

I owned a sand blasting shop for a few years (That makes me an expert-maybe)
What everyone said is correct. Here are a few new thoughts- wet/ damp sand can cause your problem. It can be damp yet...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 05-04-2017, 08:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,035
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: DIRTY DOZEN Dirt Track Demons

Sure looks like fun!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-01-2017, 06:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,403
Posted By modelAsteve
Re: Today at the Hill Climbs

Steve- Mark was there!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-02-2017, 06:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,938
Posted By modelAsteve
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