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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-21-2019, 06:23 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 508
Posted By Johnnya101
Re: QUICK - 1930 Fordor Body Wood Condition Check?

Well, for $5k I expected one that needed work to get going and some interior work and stuff. It was a non running car with an okay but beat interior. And a Fordor which is least desirable. Not a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-21-2019, 04:55 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 508
Posted By Johnnya101
Re: QUICK - 1930 Fordor Body Wood Condition Check?

I ran. All doors sagged and had huge issues, creaking wood, huge gaps. Hood had large gap at top and got a huge 1 inch gap at bottom and overlapped on radiator. Clogged trashed radiator. Mice...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-21-2019, 02:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 508
Posted By Johnnya101
Re: QUICK - 1930 Fordor Body Wood Condition Check?

It's a town sedan. Car was bought about 30 years ago presumably from Texas (Texas plate). Paint looks like amazing original or a very good correct repaint. Original interior. Car is in VT. I have...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-21-2019, 01:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 508
Posted By Johnnya101
QUICK - 1930 Fordor Body Wood Condition Check?

Hi guys,


Checking out a 1930 Fordor really soon... Should have posted this sooner.


Anyone have some quick checks for checking body wood condition in a 1930 Fordor?


Car was from Texas...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,345
Posted By Johnnya101
Re: Current BEST TIRES for daily driver?

Thanks for the advice, however I'm really trying to keep it below $150 a tire right now. Are Universal's okay for daily driving and tours?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2019, 02:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,345
Posted By Johnnya101
Current BEST TIRES for daily driver?

Hi folks,


What are your thoughts on the best tires for a daily driver model A? Probably 5-10 miles average a day, maybe a little more. I don't care about about white wall or blackwall, just...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-11-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 678
Posted By Johnnya101
Re: Interior costs question

Already contacted my local club president. Ive been friends with him for a while now :)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-11-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 678
Posted By Johnnya101
Re: Interior costs question

I'll definitely keep you all posted!


I've talked with an A friend, he says it's a nice car and he knows the guy well, but as I said, why sink the time and money into it when I can buy a complete...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-11-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 678
Posted By Johnnya101
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-11-2019, 08:16 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 678
Posted By Johnnya101
Re: Interior costs question

Yup, saw that sold one. Exactly what I'm looking for. I'll probably do that, but the info on interiors is good to know!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-11-2019, 07:59 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 678
Posted By Johnnya101
Re: Interior costs question

I've got about 8k, give or take a thousand.


I have a Corvair I need to sell first though, then I can get an A.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-11-2019, 07:38 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 678
Posted By Johnnya101
Re: Interior costs question

It's $6k. Not sure if I want to get into a project or just get a ready one
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-11-2019, 06:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 678
Posted By Johnnya101
Interior costs question

Hello again folks!


As you may have seen in my last thread, I'm thinking about getting an A. There's a A close to me, another Fordor town sedan... Has some wood replaced, sandblasted and primed,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-09-2019, 06:50 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,149
Posted By Johnnya101
Re: Should I pass on this A? Or would I miss out on something?

Thanks again everyone for your input! I'm most likely going to pass. By driver I meant something with decent paint, interior, and mechanicals. The Fordor has too many unknowns. I know I can get a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-08-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,149
Posted By Johnnya101
Re: Should I pass on this A? Or would I miss out on something?

Looks like I'll pass on it. Looking at those interior shots worries me. That water staining could be signs of water and wood rot. Really don't want to have to deal with that.


Seller said it was...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-08-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,149
Posted By Johnnya101
Re: Should I pass on this A? Or would I miss out on something?

So far everyone has been on the money of what I have been thinking. Yes, looks like a decent survivor to me as well. He said the doors open and close okay, so hopefully no wood issues...?


The...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-08-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,149
Posted By Johnnya101
Should I pass on this A? Or would I miss out on something?

I'd like to purchase a driver A, and one came up for sale locally for cheap. It needs some work. I believe it's a 160B? 1931 Ford A Town Sedan?


Was told it runs. Looks to have nice patina. Was...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-05-2018, 03:16 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,206
Posted By Johnnya101
Re: Membership dropping, interest too???

Well folks,

I can give you a first hand experience to younger kids and old cars. I am 17 so I should know a thing or two about the kids of today :).

None of them care.

Im sure that you all...
Forum: Model-A 10-15-2018, 03:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 423
Posted By Johnnya101
WTB Model A

May be interested in purchasing an A.

Looking for a full body, no speedsters please.

Barn find would be best. Doesnt need to be running, tires can be flat or missing, whatever. Needs to be...
Forum: Model-T 10-15-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 639
Posted By Johnnya101
WTB Model T

After getting my feet wet with a speedster project, Id like to "upgrade" to a full T.

Might be looking to buy a T. The later the better. Can be a junky barn find.

If its a roadster or touring,...
Forum: Model-T 10-10-2018, 02:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,110
Posted By Johnnya101
Arrow 1927 Ford T Speedster For Sale

Hello,

Built this over the past year as a learning experience, and now would like to move on (And return to Ts in the future).

1927 Speedster. Rebuilt almost everything that it needs to run...
Forum: Model-T 07-26-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 484
Posted By Johnnya101
WTB 1926-1927 Body

Posted in right section now :)

Looking for a complete body for a 1926-1927. Preferably roadster or touring. Complete as in all panels there, doesnt need to be a complete as in restored body....
Forum: Model-T 07-26-2018, 03:48 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 403
Posted By Johnnya101
1926-1927 Body -wrong section, ignore or delete-

WRONG SECTION. Sorry about that.
Forum: Model-A 12-10-2017, 02:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 560
Posted By Johnnya101
FS: Ford Model A High Compression Head

Hello all,

First post here, please let me know if I am doing something wrong! :)

I am more active on the MTFCA forums as I am into Ts.

Have an old "barn find" A high compression head. I do...
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