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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-16-2019, 11:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 266
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: Radiator

I have used Simple Green in the cooling system and ran it for a short period of time. I then back flushed it with clean water with good results.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-16-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,599
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: Radial Tires

Can any of you that have changed to new tires with white walls speak to how easy or hard they are to clean?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-09-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 656
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: rumble seat ins & outs

Recently a friend of mine and I participated in a parade at which he had an older lady riding in the rumble seat. Her getting in was not a big problem but getting out.....well the roof was folded...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-05-2019, 10:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 447
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: splash apron removed

Although not knowing for sure Synders offers this bolt set so I would say the body has to be raised just a few inches UNLESS they go toward the inner part of the body. You could see this by taking...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-30-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 687
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: Spark Plug Connectors

According to The Restoration Guidelines page 2-12 Revised 2011:
"The correct connectors from the distributor to spark plugs were stamped from 26 gauge bronze which had a copper color. From the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-30-2019, 11:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 603
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: Marco's Roadster Colors

If I was fortunate enough to have a Cabriolet the Bronson Yellow would be the last color I would have it painted. It seems to me the majority of Cabriolets I have seen are Bronson Yellow. Recently...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-26-2019, 08:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 494
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: (GAV) Not working??

Interesting question which I sure would have been shared with all!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-19-2019, 01:57 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 849
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: New England Meet

Bob Bidonde It was nice to have a chat with you at the N.E. Meet. Some nice pictures also!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-18-2019, 10:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 849
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: New England Meet

Forddan - Yes to both of your comments. Pretty blind uh? I really think I was a bit perturbed with my self knowing I hadn't brought a spare. Who would have taught?

w.michael - Yes she was VERY...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-18-2019, 04:34 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 849
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: New England Meet

I haven't seen any reports about the New England Meet so I thought I would say a few words.
We, as in four people in two cars traveled in two cars from Cape Cod with no issues except for the RAIN...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-11-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 849
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: New England Meet

Sure seems no one is going! Really disappointed!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-11-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 849
Posted By Cape Codder
New England Meet

Just wondering if any one from the Barn is going to the New England Meet? Sure would be nice to meet and "talk" face to face!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2019, 08:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 451
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: Zero Grease Fitting Replacement

Well, I have do ask, do they require anesthetic?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2019, 01:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 680
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: Oil Change Interval

Ernie: So now that you have 10,000 miles on your rebuilt are you about to drop the oil pan and check your mains and rods of clearances?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-24-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 399
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: 2019 MAFCA NW Regional Meet

What a great parking area for the "A's"!! I have never been to a meet where there was parking in a garage.

Apparently I have to move back to Everett where I spent 2 1/2 years 8 months of which...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-13-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,531
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: Engine Blow By or Not

Thanks to all for your suggestions and comments!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-12-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,531
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: Engine Blow By or Not

Bob Bidonde My readings are still the same: #1 - 62lbs., #2 - 60lbs, #3 - 60lbs. #4 - 60lbs. Now what?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2019, 08:53 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,156
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: Turn Signals . . . Your Thoughts

[B]Y-Block[/B Yes I did receive the PM! My PM file IS full but don't have time to delete stuff now. Unfortunately I like to retain the PM's.
Thanks Again!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2019, 08:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: Uploading Files

Thanks to Dick Steinkamp and Pilotdave for your suggestions.
I will have to defer trying them just now because I'm on another mission BUT I will work at it tomorrow evening or Monday.

By the way...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2019, 08:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,531
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: Engine Blow By or Not

Want to thank you both for your responses!

First, I had the motor rebuilt 12,502 ago maybe 5 years ago at a noted machine shop with either 60 or 80 over pistons. Just this past March I had a valve...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: Uploading Files

Well I went hunting and found that one file is 2.59mb and the other is 2.03mb.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: Uploading Files

No, not really. Funny that you have a MAC BECAUSE I used to have one but NOBODY could help me if I had questions. Now it seems I'm in the same boat. Sure wish I had the MAC though because this...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,531
Posted By Cape Codder
Engine Blow By or Not

I have had what appears to be Blow By from my engine for some time now. I originally that I was loosing water because the drain was always wet. Of course further investigation showed that in fact...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2019, 01:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By Cape Codder
Re: Uploading Files

Hi Charlie,
I have a laptop PC made by Razer. I don't how to tell the size of a file. I have Windows 10!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2019, 12:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 316
Posted By Cape Codder
Uploading Files

Why am I unable to upload files to a new thread? I choose the file name in pictures on my computer and when I go to the top of block for Posting New Thread, it tells me unable to upload. I have it...
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