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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 827
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Re: i need some help. What regulator/pump for stock carb with underbody fuel cell?

Approximately one in eight fires responded to by fire departments across the
nation is a highway vehicle fire. This does not include the tens of thousands of
fire department responses to highway...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 827
Posted By mike657894
Re: i need some help. What regulator/pump for stock carb with underbody fuel cell?

I hadn't noticed that railcarmover had found the incident already. I read every post but this one. thank you railcarmover.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2019, 08:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 827
Posted By mike657894
Re: i need some help. What regulator/pump for stock carb with underbody fuel cell?

here is a kid i went to school with. the other kid did prison time for his involvement in the crash. single car crash sliding a sharp sweeper corner at about 30mph. ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2019, 08:12 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 827
Posted By mike657894
Re: i need some help. What regulator/pump for stock carb with underbody fuel cell?

here is a video. this looks like it in a 25mph zone. i think a fuel cell under body would handle a crash in this speed zone....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2019, 08:11 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 827
Posted By mike657894
Re: i need some help. What regulator/pump for stock carb with underbody fuel cell?

here is another thread about that fire. https://fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=177160
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 827
Posted By mike657894
Re: i need some help. What regulator/pump for stock carb with underbody fuel cell?

here is a thread about the fire. https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/showthread.php?t=177471&highlight=temple+fire+tree
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2019, 08:04 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 827
Posted By mike657894
Re: i need some help. What regulator/pump for stock carb with underbody fuel cell?

heres an article about a man and wife killed in there model A. It might have been the poster who claimed it was the steering column ripped from the tank. I think this is the couple referred to as...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2019, 07:56 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 827
Posted By mike657894
Re: i need some help. What regulator/pump for stock carb with underbody fuel cell?

also modern fuel cells are made to contain the fuel even when inverted. And as a child going over the salzburg bridge over i-75 there was this nasty burn mark if you looked out towards the north...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-25-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 827
Posted By mike657894
Re: i need some help. What regulator/pump for stock carb with underbody fuel cell?

I only brought it up as i saw a death of a couple related to the tank ripping and the fuel catching fire. not exploding. On this forum. within the three years I have owned the car. I dont check...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-23-2019, 04:26 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 827
Posted By mike657894
i need some help. What regulator/pump for stock carb with underbody fuel cell?

I need some help. What regulator/pump for stock carb with under body fuel cell? I have explained to people close to me the danger of the tank in lap. What do I need to do to put a fuel cell under...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2019, 09:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By mike657894
Re: Paint, urethane and acrylic urethane

not to be a corrector. but that dupont paint is acrylic enamel which is about the cheapest stuff you can get that will deal with prolonged sunlight. I have it on my car it cost $100 to paint the car...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,907
Posted By mike657894
Re: Title change

google Vermont title loophole. get in contact with the guy you got it from and have him write you a bill of sale for the number on the frame. this guy explains it. ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-28-2019, 10:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,228
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-28-2019, 10:09 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,151
Posted By mike657894
Re: Newly acquired '31 AA

Cool truck! the starter switch is two large discs of brass that are pushed together with the rod. 4 screws on that cover on the starter motor. that was step 1 for me filed them to remove soot and was...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-28-2019, 09:55 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,684
Posted By mike657894
Re: OK! Oldtimers, Gimme your best answer, Stuck Engine

remove oil pan remove rod caps and find which piston is stuck if non are go to mains. once you find the stuck piston drive up and out with a dowel.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-28-2019, 07:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 864
Posted By mike657894
Re: Acts like it's starving for fuel.

How long does it take to stall out? If you have the gav closed it will want to stall when cold and pop while climbing a hill. A bad coil can heat up and start having poor spark. A bad head gasket can...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-24-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 997
Posted By mike657894
Re: 31 front pully removal replace

for the nut my sockets wouldnt get in there. i used wrench on the nut at 90 degree and put a large crecent wrench on the fist wrench. the first wrench biting the bolt and the second wrench biting the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-14-2018, 01:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,112
Posted By mike657894
Re: Craigslist / Rebuilt Engine

I would be concerned with their fear of getting an engine cold. on the topic of how people store engines. I just bought a 65 mustang it had a 351 in it that is locked but probably wouldn't be if they...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-20-2018, 11:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,305
Posted By mike657894
Re: Like picking at a scab: let's discuss 'oil'

15-40 big box store will have cheap 5q jugs.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-15-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,836
Posted By mike657894
Re: Why would you waste your money on that Model A

location does not make freinds. I try not to meet my neighbors. im thinking about finding the cheapest 65,66 mustang shell I can find(1-2k) and putting 10 grand into it to make a fun autcross car....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-08-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,737
Posted By mike657894
Re: best place and part number for stock style points?

These are claimed to be the same as was offered above. but it doesnt look like they come with packaging. the ebay sellers have probably been sitting on these parts. And then have them sell out in a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-04-2018, 09:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,737
Posted By mike657894
Re: best place and part number for stock style points?

Thank you don for effort and the answers. I found these nos points and have the set the car had when I got it, that are from that era. that I keep under the seat in my spare parts. The ebay seller...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-04-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,737
Posted By mike657894
best place and part number for stock style points?

Where would you recommend to buy points from? And how much should I spend? Part number? I can fit them if they dont line up. I really want good metalugry on the points. So that they wont give me...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 695
Posted By mike657894
Re: Paint advice

acrylic enamel in my exp chips terribly but will deal with sunlight ok.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-13-2018, 10:49 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,619
Posted By mike657894
Re: California Gas problem

Im not in california. But have noticed in my motorcyle and a mini four wheeler a neighbor had me fix up. That The e-10 forms a Gel in the carb bowl on that stuff. I had the carb off the 4wheeler and...
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