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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 216
Posted By Keith True
Re: R/H Drive On E-Bay

RedmodelT,do you need a RHD throttle assembly?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 986
Posted By Keith True
Re: Rear wheel bearings - Timken part number

Do you mean the outer,or hub bearing? Or,the differential bearings?I think the numbers Gary listed are for the differential.There is no cup for the outer wheel,or hub bearing.Unless something has...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-07-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,215
Posted By Keith True
Re: Shop lighting

Normal progression of lighting it just what it is.I used to get lots of commercial light fixtures,I would take them down just ahead of the excavator doing the demo.People would always buy a quality...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-07-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,215
Posted By Keith True
Re: Shop lighting

I doubt any of them are made here.I never looked at the German company Werker bulbs I bought,but I doubt they are really made in Germany.Before I changed my garage lights over to LED I had 16 of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-07-2019, 08:14 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,215
Posted By Keith True
Re: Shop lighting

Right now I am getting the 4 foot LED tubes from Batteries Plus for just under $10.each.A couple of years ago they were about $30,but the same bulb.I get that price because I have a commercial...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 763
Posted By Keith True
Re: Water Pump ID and Questions

You can't just push the collar forward on the shaft to get rid of end play.The shaft has the be held FORWARD.Holding it forward keeps the thrust washer between the impeller and rear bushing in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2019, 04:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 763
Posted By Keith True
Re: Water Pump ID and Questions

I've used those collars for years.My problem was that I could never use one under the fan hub,the hub would bottom out on it before it was really seated.i just push them back against the packing...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-02-2019, 08:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 463
Posted By Keith True
Re: Clutch shudder and horseshoe shims

The clutch fingers all need to be touched at the same time.If the throwout bearing touches one,then another,they are out of whack.Did you set the fingers after the new disc was installed?If the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-01-2019, 07:14 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 501
Posted By Keith True
Re: 31 Standard Roadster Windshield Frame

You don't need a hole for the wiper shaft.The shaft goes over the top,not through the frame.I am not aware of any holes for the hose clips on the frame for the open car,mine has two spring clips that...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-31-2019, 01:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 501
Posted By Keith True
Re: 31 Standard Roadster Windshield Frame

The wiper motor does not bolt to the frame on that car.It has two pinch clamps that hold it in place.Even the vacuum line to it has a couple of friction clamps to hold it in place.The only holes that...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-27-2019, 10:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 156
Posted By Keith True
Re: Swap Flea Market Epping NH Sunday 28th

Yes on the early.we usually leave the place between 7-8 to go home.When Amherst was running most of the A guys we went to see packed up to leave at 9.We always stuck around until then because a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-24-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 630
Posted By Keith True
Re: never seen this before

I have Allstates marked like that.Not sure what year they are,but the car was parked in 71,so they are earlier than that.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-24-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 923
Posted By Keith True
Re: Lebaron and Bonney

If there was a record of your order you would(or should) have gotten a letter explaining how to get involved.Now,with that said it is a big legal mess,and a lot will be missed.I got a letter,with an...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2019, 06:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,424
Posted By Keith True
Re: Comments on wanted to buy section

Probably because I've been selling stuff all my life I either don't notice,or not pay much attention to the non-responders.A friend that runs a salvage yard says if you get 5 out of 20 get back to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-21-2019, 09:53 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,424
Posted By Keith True
Re: Comments on wanted to buy section

I don't mind dealing with people through email if they have a reason.I've done quite a lot with a fellow that had a stroke,and can't talk very well.I've also had to deal with some almost deaf...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2019, 05:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,238
Posted By Keith True
Re: Current BEST TIRES for daily driver?

I have Universals on my 30 pickup,they've been on there about 10-12 years now.They seem fine,and I like the looks of them.My sedan had Sears tires that were about 50 years old,they still go down the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-17-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,424
Posted By Keith True
Re: Comments on wanted to buy section

I always find that people are a lot more liable to be insincere online rather than on the phone.On the phone it can be,too much money,not exactly what I want,any of a dozen reasons.That's fine,but it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-17-2019, 05:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,424
Posted By Keith True
Re: Comments on wanted to buy section

I'm the other way around.If they are too lazy or stupid to use a telephone then they don't need to be dealing with me.I sell lots of old junk,tractors,trucks,parts,a little bit of everything.I find...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-13-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,258
Posted By Keith True
Re: Model B engine

Also,the B engine blocks were not stamped.(USA anyway) The flywheel housing was stamped.I had an A with a B engine,it had the 1930 frame number stamped on it.Those pads were bare from the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-02-2019, 07:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,705
Posted By Keith True
Re: Odd Failure

Exactly how did you eliminate the switch as being a problem? I do just like MikeK does.Take the switch off,and jam the hot cable end down onto the contact on top of the starter.Just be careful,and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-01-2019, 05:06 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,082
Posted By Keith True
Re: Anyone Know About This Car?

The only thing that has saved me from going after that car is the fact that it is a puffy top.My favorite car is a Victoria,but a steel back.In a rare car the only thing important to me is solid...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-01-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,082
Posted By Keith True
Re: Anyone Know About This Car?

i know the car exists,and is not a scam.I was going to go up and look at it,but I have to stop the habit of selling two to thin out,and then buying three.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-30-2019, 01:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 788
Posted By Keith True
Re: Model A Main Bearing Cap Molds

Steve,have you talked to Rick Laplant in Amesbury? He might come up with something for you.I had a Gene French rig,and I had a box of molds and dams for A,B,and V8's.i traded the whole pile to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-28-2019, 09:32 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,082
Posted By Keith True
Re: Anyone Know About This Car?

The car exists.The owner is a poster on here.i think it's realistic for what it is and needs.I'll bet he's sitting back having a chuckle over others jibber jabbering about his car.I knew the car from...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-27-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,082
Posted By Keith True
Re: Anyone Know About This Car?

I had serious thoughts of buying that car.I sold my Roadster and my Tudor,and I bought a 35 3 window coupe I've been looking at for 40 years.I thought about buying it anyway,but I am trying to thin...
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