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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-04-2020, 12:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By Superhart
Re: Sliding Lock For Passenger Door

No photos to share but after installing the modified latch mechanism I removed the door panel on the passenger side. The inner steel door liner was stamped for installation of a sliding lock but...
Forum: Model-A 06-20-2020, 05:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 172
Posted By Superhart
Re: Side View-Rear View Mirrors

Make me a reasonable offer.
Forum: Model-A 06-20-2020, 05:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By Superhart
Re: 1930 Model A Hood Panels

This item sold on June 19, 2020.
Forum: Model-A 06-06-2020, 07:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 172
Posted By Superhart
Side View-Rear View Mirrors

Here is a PAIR or side view-rear view mirrors that clip on the top of the door frame. No flaws with either mirror, near perfect used condition. Attach with set screws (included). The small bullet...
Forum: Model-A 06-02-2020, 01:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 341
Posted By Superhart
Re: Seat - 1930 Model A Coupe For Sale

This item sold on June 1, 2020. Thanks.
Forum: Model-A 05-26-2020, 06:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 234
Posted By Superhart
1930 Model A Hood Panels

Here is a nice solid 1930 Model A upper hood panels, good condition, no dents, only surface rust with minor pitting on inside. Prefer local pickup. No side panels, just upper panels included.

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Forum: Model-A 05-26-2020, 06:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 341
Posted By Superhart
Seat - 1930 Model A Coupe For Sale

Here is a nice complete seat including seat frame from a 1930 Model A 5-window coupe. No adjuster mechanism. See attached photos. Would prefer local pickup. Springs, padding and wood frame in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-16-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By Superhart
Sliding Lock Rivet Nuts

I need to find the 10-32 rivet nut inserts on the inner door panel that the screws for the sliding lock assembly screw into. Would anyone have any ideas or suggestions? The modern 10-32 rivet nuts...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-25-2020, 03:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 618
Posted By Superhart
Re: 31 Hood with 32 hinge

I also have a 1930 Coupe with a '32 hood. Yes, the hood panel cannot fold all the way back but with the lower side panels installed you can keep the hood in an open position using the hood prop kit...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-11-2020, 05:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By Superhart
Re: Sliding Lock For Passenger Door

Today I welded the spring retainer post onto the right latch, ground down the weld and finished assembling the modified latch. Here are the latest photos.


http://superhart.com/latch08.jpg
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2020, 06:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 519
Posted By Superhart
Sliding Lock For Passenger Door

I decided to attempt to modify a passenger side latch on my 1930 Model A coupe to accommodate a sliding lock mechanism. First, I placed an order with Snyder’s for a new set of latches along with a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2020, 02:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,858
Posted By Superhart
Re: Update - Locking Handles

Al, didn't you have to modify the passenger side latch in some way in order to get the sliding lock to work? Everyone says the passenger latch needs to be modified. It seems that in order to do...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-24-2020, 02:36 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,858
Posted By Superhart
Re: Update - Locking Handles

Here is what I found out about installing a slide lock on the passenger door. The sliding lock assembly itself will indeed install easily on the passenger side door inner skin panel. All that is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-22-2020, 06:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 654
Posted By Superhart
Re: REbuild Early Vacuum Wiper

I sent my early wiper to John Holland. Very nice man, by the way. He called me very disappointed saying that the inside of my wiper housing had multiple blisters and the side walls were warped. In...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-22-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,858
Posted By Superhart
Re: Update - Locking Handles

Further Update. Will at C.W. Moss actually found a trunk handle keyed the same as the matched pair of door handles saving me the $25 surcharge. Received my package in record time and attempted to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-18-2020, 02:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 912
Posted By Superhart
Bucket Seats for Model A Street Rod

I am seriously thinking about replacing the original bench seat in my 1930 Model A street rod with bucket seats. Just looking for suggestions from anyone who has done this swap. Pitfalls? ...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-18-2020, 02:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,858
Posted By Superhart
Update - Locking Handles

What an adventure this has been. I purchased a supposedly matched pair of exterior locking door handles on eBay because I wanted a locking handle on the driver's side of my 30 Model A Rod. Turned...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2020, 02:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 770
Posted By Superhart
Re: Need Photos and Suggestions

I already have a pair of matched exterior handles that have been installed. Very easy to do. I was hoping to drum up someone who has installed a slide lock on the passenger side already so I could...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-12-2020, 07:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 770
Posted By Superhart
Re: Need Photos and Suggestions

I called a fellow at Brattons this afternoon and he advised that although I could install a slide door lock on the passenger door that I would need to modify the latch mechanism in order to make it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-12-2020, 02:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 770
Posted By Superhart
Need Photos and Suggestions

I have a 1930 5-window coupe street rod. I would like to install a locking door handle on the driver's side door and a sliding inside door lock on the passenger door. Has anyone done this...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-13-2020, 03:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 654
Posted By Superhart
Re: REbuild Early Vacuum Wiper

Thanks for diagram. Already have it. The diagram shows the later valve arrangement. I need a diagram showing the early valve mechanism. I may need to end up taking photos with my cell phone. I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-13-2020, 09:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 654
Posted By Superhart
REbuild Early Vacuum Wiper

I need to attempt to rebuild an early Trico vacuum wiper unit (RSX-1?) that has the valve mechanism cover retained by two small screws and the brass name plate. See the photo below. The paddle moves...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-06-2019, 03:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 423
Posted By Superhart
Re: Wiper Vacuum Lines

Photo EXACTLY what I needed to know. BIG help.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-05-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 423
Posted By Superhart
Wiper Vacuum Lines

I am converting a 1930 Model A Coupe from hand operated wiper to vacuum operated. Can anyone either describe or post photos to show me how and where the vacuum lines are installed? I don't need the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-30-2019, 06:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 777
Posted By Superhart
Re: I Need Photos - Electric Windshield Wiper

My apologies to the number of original Model A guys who read this. My car is a street rod. I'm not modifying it to attempt to be a 100 point car. I just want to add a couple of features to it that...
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