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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-19-2013, 11:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,244
Posted By lupie989
Rear wheel bearing seal.

I have a 30 Tudor with hyd. brakes. I am cleaning the bearings and re-packing but the seal I received from Macs is way too big. Are the drums different for the Hyd. System? My old seal is about 2...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-10-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,189
Posted By lupie989
drum hitting backing plate

I have a 30 Tudor with hydraulic brakes ( There when I bought it) When I tighten the axle nut to 100+ pounds the drum will not move. It is positioned firmly against the backing plate. If the nut...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-16-2013, 07:35 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,425
Posted By lupie989
Re: Anyone from michigan?

Hi from Midland!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-06-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 10,529
Posted By lupie989
Re: What do you DISLIKE most about your car?

The cheap quality (?) of some of the replacement parts. Not up to the specs of Henry.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-14-2012, 06:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,650
Posted By lupie989
Re: HELP!!! Carb Dripping Gas While Parked

Try turning the GAV valve all the way in until it seats. I tried everything and found this simple solution stopped all leaks.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-26-2012, 03:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,759
Posted By lupie989
Re: What's this hose?

It is a crankcase breather tube.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-08-2012, 04:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,245
Posted By lupie989
Fan Shroud

Whenever I work on my A and the engine in running the fan really bothers me. Is there anything on the market (Temp or Perm) that will make it safer?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2012, 06:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,725
Posted By lupie989
front end problems

I have recently begun work on a 1930 tudor and have some serious steering issues. The wheel steers very hard, will not return after a turn, and has a lot of play. The front wheels, when moved...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2012, 05:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,588
Posted By lupie989
Re: Drum Stuck!

Between the heat and the "standard puller" it broke free. Thanks to everyone!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,588
Posted By lupie989
Drum Stuck!

I have been unable to loosen the drivers side rear drum. Passenger side came off fine. I have used a puller, tried heat, and am now out of ideas. Any suggestions?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2012, 05:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,806
Posted By lupie989
Re: Dwell Angle

Thanks for the info. It is set at .20 and runs fine, I was just curious is there was a dwell reading.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2012, 10:02 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 8,806
Posted By lupie989
Dwell Angle

Is there a dwell angle for a model A point setting? I cannot seem to locate anything but gap.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-30-2012, 05:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,725
Posted By lupie989
Re: motor still stalls

Thanks for all your help guys. It turned out to be a plugged line between the sediment bowl and the gas tank. I really appreciate all the advice.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-29-2012, 06:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,725
Posted By lupie989
motor still stalls

The ignorant one here again. The engine will start up, run strong for 15-20 seconds and then just die. I have..replaced the carb, removed the add-on inline filter, removed the gas cap ,installed a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-29-2012, 11:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,771
Posted By lupie989
Re: Help for the ignorant

Ignorant here again. I replaced the coil, removed the add-on fuel filter, replaced the carb, removed the gas cap, Could it be the ignition switch? The condenser?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-28-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,771
Posted By lupie989
Help for the ignorant

I am a new model A owner who did a stupid thing. I cleaned the battery and was unaware the A had a positive ground! Never heard of such a thing. I have checked the timing, points, wires, rebuilt the...
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