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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2020, 11:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By PalAl
Re: Installation of parking brake coil spring ?

Search "Installing emergency brake return spring" lots of advice
Here are a few that may be helpful

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-01-2020, 06:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,252
Posted By PalAl
Re: Swirled Glass Shift Knobs

Or you could go with "Chicago Gangster Era"..................
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-28-2020, 01:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 716
Posted By PalAl
Re: Ford model b waterpumps

And here it is........ make an offer
Request more pics
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-27-2020, 10:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 856
Posted By PalAl
Re: Rectangle side view mirror

That's a Straight pull Styer M95. You have a good eye..........
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-27-2020, 09:02 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 856
Posted By PalAl
Re: Rectangle side view mirror

Thought I would post a follow up on my mirrors, I took Blockhead and Ruths advice and went with the 5" round mirrors. As Ruth pointed out there is more surface area with the 5' head and yes, it makes...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2020, 09:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 487
Posted By PalAl
Re: Accessory fuse panel

When your wires are smoking that $25 to $50 investment may have been a good thing. The new/replacement headlight sockets are the cause of a lot of smoking wires/dead cars on the side of the road.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-24-2020, 11:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 487
Posted By PalAl
Re: Accessory fuse panel

Type in "5 Gang Fuse Block" in the "Swap Meet" search box.
Perhaps this is what your looking for, I have a few left.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-24-2020, 10:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 487
Posted By PalAl
Re: Accessory fuse panel

I made this after seeing an article in Model A Mag, looks like it kind of fits the era....
right by my AC compressor and Alt. LOL
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2020, 09:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 334
Posted By PalAl
Re: U Joint

I just finished putting my spare motor/trans in my car and I packed the u-joint/clam shell the best I could before bolting it together, then I used the grease gun to complete the job.
When the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2020, 06:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 976
Posted By PalAl
Re: Front License Plate Hitting Radiator

Is it necessary to run with a front plate in your State? No front plate on my car, I try not to block the radiator in any way. How about a stone guard or some sort of frame to stiffen the plate? I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-19-2020, 10:44 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,938
Posted By PalAl
Re: Anyone Ever Built or Even Seen, An Original type Greasing Pit?

What brand hoists did you go with? What weight load? Thanks
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-19-2020, 05:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 431
Posted By PalAl
Re: Model A Tire Swing

You did test it first right Mike
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-18-2020, 09:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,126
Posted By PalAl
Re: SignalStat 900 photos

Patrick, yes it is, I just completed the 6 to 12v swap and added AC!
I was out a couple of days ago for a 117 mile AIR CONDITIONED tour in this 90 deg. heat and the interior of my Fordor was in the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-18-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,303
Posted By PalAl
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-18-2020, 04:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,126
Posted By PalAl
Re: SignalStat 900 photos

Just got back from the NAPA store and installed my EL-13 Flasher, my pilot light on the steering column control head and all other turn signal, 4-ways and brake lights work!
WA-WHOOOO It feels so...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-18-2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,126
Posted By PalAl
Re: SignalStat 900 photos

I tried the 550 flasher in my 900 but the pilot bulb does not work on the control head, all other functions work fine. Bulb is good, ground is good and wire is good from "P" on flasher to pilot bulb...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-18-2020, 01:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,126
Posted By PalAl
Re: SignalStat 900 photos

Truck-Light says to use a 263 Flasher in the 900 unit below is a cross refference

Cross Reference: for the 263 Flasher

CarQuest: FSH7312
Eaton Bussmann: 233
Echlin: 583T
Grote: 44820...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-18-2020, 01:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,126
Posted By PalAl
Re: SignalStat 900 photos

Richard if you can e-mail me at acool29a@gmail.com I have some information and trouble shooting for the 900 made by Truck-Lite.
I can't get it to download on the Ford Barn Site.
I have the same...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-17-2020, 06:55 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 856
Posted By PalAl
Re: Rectangle side view mirror

Mike...... 7 1/2 inch head......... your the king of mirrors! Now I have to wait and see your car at the tour so I can get a better idea. It sure looks good.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-17-2020, 06:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 856
Posted By PalAl
Re: Rectangle side view mirror

Thanks Ruth, that's a very good point, perhaps a 6 inch head with convex on the passenger side...??? I need to see some different size heads so this ole head can make up it's mind!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-17-2020, 06:48 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 856
Posted By PalAl
Re: Rectangle side view mirror

Thanks Chris, I have seen some 50's Chevy mirrors that are rectangle but as described by "Ruth" the 5 inch round has more viewing area. Still looking.....?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-17-2020, 06:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 856
Posted By PalAl
Re: Rectangle side view mirror

Great idea Bob, gives a better choice for adjusting, I like it!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-17-2020, 06:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 856
Posted By PalAl
Re: Rectangle side view mirror

Thanks Katy, I have several truck stop fuel stations in the area that i am going to check out to have a hands on, my guess is "bigrigchromeshop" would have a better price though
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-17-2020, 06:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 856
Posted By PalAl
Re: Rectangle side view mirror

Thanks Jack, I like the idea of the mirror being lower, I would like to see my rear tire
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-16-2020, 10:28 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 856
Posted By PalAl
Re: Rectangle side view mirror

Mike I did a Barn Searce and found this picture of a "V8 Style" side view mirror.... looks like it could be better with a 5 or 6 inch head on it, perhaps a convex on the passenger side. My thought...
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