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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-30-2017, 04:38 PM
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Views: 520
Posted By acenewman
door with window crank in center

Anyone know what model A would have had the door handle in the center of the door? Seen a lot of cars over the years and they are always up towards the front of the door. Never seen one directly...
Forum: Model-A 07-06-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 568
Posted By acenewman
Re: WTB Model B Intake Manifold

No longer in need. Found one locally over the weekend. Thanks to everyone that responded. Chris
Forum: Model-A 06-26-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 568
Posted By acenewman
WTB Model B Intake Manifold

Looking for a good original Model B intake manifold.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-17-2013, 07:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,494
Posted By acenewman
Re: Back to the Bricks Flint MI

I was there. It was awesome. Especially 2nd street!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-27-2013, 10:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,151
Posted By acenewman
Re: Engine stalling around corners?

had a similar issue with my car. Stalled every time I slowed down to turn a corner. Then was hard to restart. Turned out to be an aftermarket jet that was flowing way to much fuel. Compared the...
Forum: Model-A 06-26-2013, 05:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,133
Posted By acenewman
Re: Model A Front Axle Complete

I will take it if rooster 31 doesn't. PM on the way.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-14-2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,181
Posted By acenewman
Re: is this radiator original?

Putting an origional rad back into my A is the best upgrade I have made. Solved all my cooling problems. Of course I was lucky enough to find one that needed only a minor tube leak soldered up;)...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,751
Posted By acenewman
Re: Check your jets on rebuilt carbs

experienced the exact same problem a couple weeks ago. Car didn't idle well and was prone to stalling on a decel. removed the new idle jet I put in last year and compared to the old one I took out...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-01-2012, 09:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,525
Posted By acenewman
Re: Dist drive noise

the dist, cam drive, and oil pump were all rebuilt. As I recall they all fit together pretty nice. Not overly stiff. The spring and plunger on the timing cover are both new as well. For clarity...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-31-2012, 09:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,525
Posted By acenewman
Re: Dist drive noise

Actually I only hear it when I am standing next to the engine with the hood open. Dont really notice so much when driving the car.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-31-2012, 09:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,525
Posted By acenewman
Re: Dist drive noise

Don't know the exact numbers. I asked Hart Machine to check the clearance and bush the cam bearings if needed. There feedback was that it was in spec. They did the block prep and reground the cam. I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-31-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,525
Posted By acenewman
Re: Dist drive noise

No, can it get stuck? It is a new spring and plunger. Any way to check it without pulling the timing cover?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-31-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,525
Posted By acenewman
Dist drive noise

Have an engine noise I am trying to track down. Light tapping noise at idle which seems the loudest in the chain case when I listen with a stethoscope. Thought it was valve noise so I relashed with...
Forum: Model-A 07-24-2012, 09:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 686
Posted By acenewman
Re: Used Cluster Gear

sent you a PM
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-23-2012, 07:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,645
Posted By acenewman
Re: generator paint

thanks for the feedback. When I bought my car the carb, starter, gen, dist, were all painted the same dull black. Didn't think that was right, but wasn't sure where to go with it. That powerhouse...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,645
Posted By acenewman
generator paint

Just curious what everyone is using to paint their generators? Getting ready to restore mine. Would like it to look as correct as possible. Have some plastikote left from restoring my carburator...
Forum: Model-A 07-10-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 828
Posted By acenewman
Re: Plastic six bladed fan

think I figured out how to add pics?
Forum: Model-A 07-10-2012, 10:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 828
Posted By acenewman
Plastic six bladed fan

Have a nice used plastic six bladed fan with steel hub. $40 plus shipping.

Would consider trade or partial trade for other A parts. Currently I am looking for a generator and Zenith carb to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-28-2012, 06:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,925
Posted By acenewman
Re: High compression head

I got a Snyder 5.5 head about a week ago. You need to call and get on the list. When they get them they ship in the order of folks on their list.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-27-2012, 05:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,218
Posted By acenewman
Re: Flywheel

Hart's Machine Service in Cecil Ohio. They did all the work for the new engine I am building including lightening my flywheel. Awsome work.
Forum: Model-A 06-26-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 944
Posted By acenewman
Forum: Model-A 06-24-2012, 08:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 679
Posted By acenewman
WTB Original Square type crank guide U-bolts

Looking for a set of original squre crank guide U-bolts. Have the guide and nuts, just need the u-bolts. Thanks, Chris
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-19-2012, 10:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,004
Posted By acenewman
Re: 1929 Repro vs. Original Radiator Shell

Thanks Tom. Very educational. I'm starting to feel like an informed buyer.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-19-2012, 07:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,004
Posted By acenewman
Re: 1929 Repro vs. Original Radiator Shell

very nice. Can you add a pic of the crank hole on the oringional? I realize now that it's supposed to be oval vs. round (28) but I would love to see an actual picture of the hole. Thanks, Chris
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-19-2012, 07:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,080
Posted By acenewman
Re: 28-29 radiator surround questions

Thanks for all the info, just the kind of details I was looking for. Sounds like I was looking at a 29 comercial piece over the weekend. Thanks,
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