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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-23-2019, 08:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,191
Posted By figment
Re: Vibration

Make sure that the fan is balanced and if original check for cracks .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-23-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 591
Posted By figment
Re: window regulators.

Try Arizona Model A , Ask for Sammy . He has a lot of original parts and is quite reasonable .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-22-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By figment
Re: Cabriolet trim piece

You probably will need both the rubber spacer and the chrome plated cover that fits over the rubber spacer . Norm
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 438
Posted By figment
Re: Roadster Door Knob

I have an original knob that is 8 sided and is 9/16 wrench size . The top has the look like the one on the right with the double bump .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-26-2018, 09:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 507
Posted By figment
Re: Windshield gasket on a 30 Briggs Town sedan

If you are using a reproduction gas cap it might sit to tall . I used a original and the windshield opened and closed as it should .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-07-2018, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 314
Posted By figment
Re: Windshield rubber

Don't trim right after after installation let it set for a few days because the rubber seal tends to shrink up somewhat .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-29-2018, 05:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 253
Posted By figment
Re: 1930 Cabriolet pass door lock question

The original keeper screw is only about 1/4 inch long and is slotted . When seated against the lock it does go quite deep into the door wood . I have not seen one broken because it is so short . But...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-25-2018, 03:42 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 9,457
Posted By figment
Re: Model A cross-country migration

Trying to follow on face book but The Rambling Macks will not bring anything up . Have i got it right?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-19-2018, 02:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 871
Posted By figment
Re: Transmission locked in Reverse

If the ring gear is installed on the wrong side you would have 3 speeds in reverse and 1 speed forward
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-11-2018, 10:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 388
Posted By figment
Re: Gilmore crowd?

There is plenty of parking . The swap meets in the past were small to medium but the parts are very nice . I believe this year might be the largest swap meet yet . I also believe there will be a good...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-27-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 705
Posted By figment
Re: Model A Day Swap Registration open!

I hope you reserved a nice shady spot for me ? Norm
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-22-2018, 07:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 737
Posted By figment
Re: Gas peddle & footrest escutcheon 's

The foot rest base on the right with four screw holes is for the early Model a's
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-19-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 737
Posted By figment
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-15-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 431
Posted By figment
Re: 1930 Cabriolet window slide bar

I think you meant to type windshield slide bar .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-13-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 637
Posted By figment
Re: Fire wall grommet

The cup washer and spring also had a small leather washer against the firewall.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2018, 02:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 742
Posted By figment
Re: Windshield Blocked by Gascap...

I had a reproduction gas cap that would not let the windshield move past the cap because it sat to high . I put a original on and the clearance was just right . I had all new header and everything...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2018, 08:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 712
Posted By figment
Re: Headlight Wiring

In the last few years there has been much improvement in the recent reproduction head lamp wiring . If you have some of the old stuff laying around it wont be as good as the current parts .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-20-2018, 07:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,949
Posted By figment
Re: Pin stripe

X2 for Jim Brand , He has all the correct colors for the original pin stripes . He also knows the correct areas to be covered by a pin stripe ! He also knows where the stripes have a proper ending...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-12-2018, 10:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 966
Posted By figment
Re: i give up

I believe there is one on Ebay today . I think it has some extra holes . I believe it is for the Briggs body .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-27-2018, 07:09 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,321
Posted By figment
Re: Adding a 4 blade instead of my 2 blade fan.

If you are running only clear water you should use a water pump lubricant and rust inhibiter otherwise you will have a lot of rust in your clooling system . Usually the rust inhibitor and water pump...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-23-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 720
Posted By figment
Re: 1930 Cabriolet Top

I would recommend looking at a nicely restored Cabriolet like yours and note the shape of the wooden top bows. They may need to be shaped before installing the outer trim . There was also some...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-21-2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 418
Posted By figment
Re: Rumble seat question

I used a round head screw , flat washer , lock washer and probably less than 1 inch long . I would remove it and measure but it is to hard to re-install . Norm
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-07-2018, 07:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,373
Posted By figment
Re: Drip pan for model A

The pan installs with out removing any bolts . It is sorta springy and the holes fit over the bolt heads and is held in place nice and tight . I agree that a piece of absorbent material placed in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-05-2018, 02:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 791
Posted By figment
Re: 31 wiper location

My original electric wiper switch is located on the wiper motor . The wiper motor is mounted outside with a shaft going through to the inside so the On Off lever is just above the driver .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-19-2018, 07:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 871
Posted By figment
Re: Hose clamp orientation

Thanks , I read that area but missed the part about the red facing up . Norm
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