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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-09-2018, 11:33 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,414
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Gas tank seeping.

I used 31 bracket and sealed around tank bracket with Marine-Tex Gray epoxy. 8+ years and not a drop leaking.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-09-2018, 11:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 309
Posted By dmaxweb
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-03-2018, 08:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 426
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Rear Motor Mount Outer Plate

I had the same concern about the spacers
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-03-2018, 06:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 426
Posted By dmaxweb
Rear Motor Mount Outer Plate

Were the steel outer plates ever dimpled around the holes or is this the result of 80+ years of wear? The dimple is deep enough that when the castle nut is tight, it's past the cross drilled hole in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-06-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,376
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Restoration of hood latches

Anyone have a scan of the 30-31 article that you could email to me?
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-13-2018, 05:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,714
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Sea-foam, MMO, or fogging to help sticky valves?

How much Kerosene in each cylinder do you use?
Thanks
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-27-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 865
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Help Needed - Sediment Bowl Gasket Dimensions

I never had a problem with a leak until i tried the "new and improved modern rubber gasket". When you need the car running the next day, your choices are limited. Plus satisfaction with no cost DIY...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-26-2018, 06:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 865
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Help Needed - Sediment Bowl Gasket Dimensions

All is good!

I had a sheet of 1/8" cork gasket laying around. I laid the gasket material on a smooth board on my workbench and clamped the upside down bowl on top and used an exacto knife to cut...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-25-2018, 09:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 865
Posted By dmaxweb
Help Needed - Sediment Bowl Gasket Dimensions

Anyone have the OD, ID, and thickness of the cork gasket for the glass sediment bowl?

The neoprene gasket disintegrated and I need one for this weekend. Going to cut from cork gasket material.
...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-05-2017, 01:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,046
Posted By dmaxweb
Tie Rod - Original vs. Repro

The new tie rods sold by the vendors are solid whereas the originals are hollow with plugged ends.

Which is stronger/better for a tie rod?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-28-2017, 04:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,445
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Teflon Tie Rod Ball Seats

What is the difference between Snyders and Brattons kits?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-25-2017, 01:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,445
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Teflon Tie Rod Ball Seats

What do you use to polish the steering arm balls?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-16-2017, 10:55 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,531
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Adjustable Drag Link

[QUOTE=daren007;1540366]If you have the two tooth steering box this will move the sector off center while driving straight ahead. You will now have play in the steering

Actually, an adjustable...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-16-2017, 09:10 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 7,531
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Adjustable Drag Link

This thread describes 2 designs for an adjustable drag link
(a) 18" tie rod stock (solid 11/16") with 2 tie rod ends
(b) Original drag link cut in half with 5/8" threaded adjusting sleeve in the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-26-2017, 05:52 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,604
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: felt pedal pad

Any update on the pedal seal?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-27-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,892
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Model A Heater

There are 2 screws holding the top cover on. I have not tried to remove them. Probably going to take long Kroil soak and some heat to get them out. I will try to get a picture of the top tomorrow. I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-27-2013, 10:32 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,892
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Model A Heater

I took an 'in person' look at the heater this morning. The cover on the top opening looks homemade. It's just a rough cut piece of galvanized sheet metal attached with a couple of screws.

I'm...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-27-2013, 06:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,896
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Model A Heater (new thread)

Where can you get the castings?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-25-2013, 10:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 9,892
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Model A Heater

Additional pictures
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-11-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,513
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Removing Paint from Radiator

Any particular brand?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-11-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,513
Posted By dmaxweb
Removing Paint from Radiator

What's the best way to remove paint from a radiator?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-10-2013, 06:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 970
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: 30/31 Radiator Neck Orientation

I just found this on Snyders website:
http://www.snydersantiqueauto.com/uploads/radiatorneckfix-10297.pdf
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-09-2013, 10:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 970
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: 30/31 Radiator Neck Orientation

Has anyone had a problem with the inside diameter of the repro necks being too small?

I currently don't have a quail but I tried the base of a motometer and the neck ID is too small to allow the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-09-2013, 08:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 970
Posted By dmaxweb
30/31 Radiator Neck Orientation

I'm replacing a messed up radiator neck.
Should the notches on the top of the neck be parallel or perpendicular to the top of the radiator so the quail will point straight ahead?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-09-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,962
Posted By dmaxweb
Re: Ken Davis shock kit

I had them front and back. I was not happy with the front end bounce. Replaced fronts with orignal style and am very happy.
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