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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-02-2018, 10:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,245
Posted By msbrown6
Re: Lift points - Model A

And - success! I was finally able to get my Phaeton lifted thanks to all the good advice!

For future readers, here is a summary of the lift point recommendations from others that worked for me:
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-27-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,245
Posted By msbrown6
Re: Lift points - Model A

Thanks guys - sure appreciate all of the information!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-24-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,245
Posted By msbrown6
Smile Lift points - Model A

Hey fellas and ladies too-

I'm having difficulty identifying accessible lift points on my A. I am grateful to have a 10,000 lb 2 post lift in my shop - but the arms aren't quite long enough to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-27-2017, 10:55 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,049
Posted By msbrown6
Re: Registration Fee$$$

Idaho "Classic" or "Old Timer" $25 one time fee - good for the lifetime of the vehicle - as long as it is older than 1943 and not heavily modified.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-27-2017, 10:48 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,793
Posted By msbrown6
Re: Broken head stud

Thanks for the advice. I hope it doesn't take 17 drill bits!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-26-2017, 09:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,793
Posted By msbrown6
Broken head stud

Today, while retorquing my head nuts, I broke off the #3 head stud. Aargh! This is my first broken head stud - and on searching the forums, I thankful to see I'm not alone. I've ordered some new head...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-11-2017, 04:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,203
Posted By msbrown6
Re: OK.... Newby dumb question

Just FYI Mickey - no such thing as a dumb question in these forums. Jump on in!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-11-2017, 04:50 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,882
Posted By msbrown6
Re: Fan Blade Replacement

Thanks Bob - Sure appreciate the advice. I ended up stripping a nut on the bolt - so I ended up just smacking the bolt with the hammer. After about 20 good hits, it popped free. Thanks again!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-11-2017, 03:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,882
Posted By msbrown6
Re: Fan Blade Replacement

Hey guys - on a related note, I canít get the fan blade and belt housing off the water pump. Any secret way to get it off? Thanks!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-04-2017, 02:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 854
Posted By msbrown6
Re: Clutch - Right hand drive 1929 Phaeton

Thanks - sure appreciate the advice!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-29-2017, 02:14 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 905
Posted By msbrown6
Re: missing V.I.N.

I had a great deputy in Idaho do a VIN inspection on my '29 Phaeton when I first purchased it - and, no surprise, no body # to be found. I suspect it is hiding on a frame member - and under the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-28-2017, 12:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 681
Posted By msbrown6
Re: My car is going to be "The Model A of the day" tomorrow.

Those pics are great! PS - Go Bison! OBU alum '89. Sure miss Shawnee!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-28-2017, 12:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,020
Posted By msbrown6
Re: Towing weight

Maximum allowable vs safe limit - stick with as light as possible and ensure your brakes are in really good shape! Stay safe out there!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-28-2017, 12:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 854
Posted By msbrown6
Clutch - Right hand drive 1929 Phaeton

Hey folks - First of all, thanks in advance for your continued good advice - I sure enjoy this forum! I have a '29 Phaeton whose clutch is really growling at me. I've known for some time now that it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-09-2017, 04:11 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,779
Posted By msbrown6
Re: Reviving Dormant Model A

Wow Mike - great information there! Great review.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-09-2017, 03:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,364
Posted By msbrown6
Re: Turn signals/brake lights

Thanks all of you! I ended up getting the LogoLites. Despite my novice electrical abilities, they worked on the first try. I was able to hide the wires pretty well on the frame and up through the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-22-2017, 04:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,364
Posted By msbrown6
Turn signals/brake lights

In an attempt to increase safety without sacrificing too much on original looks, I'd like to add turn signals and brake lights - hopefully LED - to my 1929 Model A Phaeton - 6V positive ground. I...
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