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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2017, 06:00 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,376
Posted By ron103140
Re: Model B carb on a Model A

I am running a B carb with a B intake that stalls at every stop. Carb was rebuilt by a very good rebuilder. No exhaust or vacuum leaks. High 5.5 compression head. What else can be done to correct the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-08-2017, 12:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 856
Posted By ron103140
turn signal wiring

i got a flash - all 999 turn signal with other parts and need to know how it wires up. This is the 4 wire unit and not the 7 wire. the wires are, red, black, yellow, and green. a wiring diagram would...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-22-2016, 06:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,108
Posted By ron103140
Re: Fan or no fan

You can disconnect radiator hose at the top. Unhook the 2 radiator support rods. Leave radiator shell on and pull forward and clamp to headlight bar to give room to pull head with water pump on. I...
Forum: Model-A 11-13-2016, 06:35 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 608
Posted By ron103140
Luggage trunk hardware

I am building a luggage trunk for my 30 roadster and need to know where to purchase all the hardware like locks, leather straps, handles and leather corners, and buckles.Please email...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-30-2016, 06:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,782
Posted By ron103140
Re: Installed my new Stipe shocks today

Thanks Ray for the contact number. Ron
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-26-2016, 06:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,782
Posted By ron103140
Re: Installed my new Stipe shocks today

Can someone please give me John Hollands contact? I have some that he rebuilt that are leaking also. Thanks, Ron
Forum: Questions & Suggestions 09-14-2016, 01:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 883
Posted By ron103140
Bad hood fit

I have restored my 30 roadster but did not check the frame out for possable bend. In trying to fit the hood it is forward of the firewall bottom about 1 1/2" on the passenger side. Not as bad on the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2016, 05:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,415
Posted By ron103140
Re: Great spray can in black

Try Tower Hobbies
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2016, 06:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,124
Posted By ron103140
Re: need a machine shop near Alabma

Gary, there's a good one in Newnan,GA. Robert Carden, Cardens Machine. Phone 770-251-9174 cell 678-613-0516. Address is 170 Smith Road, Newnam, GA. 30263 I am in a large model a club in Montgomery...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2016, 06:08 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,143
Posted By ron103140
Re: Does anybody sell just one?

Walt, I may have one original in my stuff. I will look this morning and get back to you if you still need it. My email is ron36109@aol.com. Ron
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-13-2016, 06:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,018
Posted By ron103140
Re: Passenger door adjustment questions

Loosen the 2 screws on the striker plate. Tap the striker plate in toward the seat and re tighten screws. Ron
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2016, 06:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,516
Posted By ron103140
Re: Seat hook placement

I need an answer to this also. My seat back has the hold down brackets at the bottom but none at the top. I also do not see where they can be attached at the top. Any photos on this would be...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-10-2016, 06:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,931
Posted By ron103140
Re: Hood alignment

I seem to have a bent frame also and want to know if any of the ideas to correct it can be done with the body on or does it need to come off. Ron
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-06-2016, 06:31 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,931
Posted By ron103140
Re: Hood alignment

I think I have the same problem. Hood will not line up at bottom on my 30 roadster. I have put 5 shims under the body very front and still have not gotten the gap out at bottom of hood. Doors due to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-05-2016, 07:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,432
Posted By ron103140
Re: He calls himself "papanick."

I need one looked at as it bounces back and forth also. Please let me know how to contact papa nick. Thanks in advance, Ron
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-23-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,762
Posted By ron103140
Re: Engine locked up

I pulled the plugs first to find number 3 cylinder full of water. Drained the water (a lot ) and oil from pan, removed the head ( a lot more water) to chech gasket and head. Gasket seemed ok but the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-23-2015, 06:15 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,762
Posted By ron103140
Re: Engine locked up

Well I tried the easy way first. Removed the plugs and found number 3 was full of water. Next I drained a lot of water and the oil from pan. Removed head and got all water out of the intake and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-21-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,762
Posted By ron103140
Re: Engine locked up

What a lot of knowledge. I am very happy to be a Ford Barner. I had no clue where to start checking my problem. Now I do. The thing I don't understand is how it can lock up so tight that I can't...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-20-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,762
Posted By ron103140
Engine locked up

I drove my roadster into the garage last night, every thing sounded fine. I closed the fuel valve off and let the engine run out of fuel. I went to start it this morning and it is completely locked...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-18-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,148
Posted By ron103140
Re: '32-39 V-8 transmission

I have a 39 transmission behind a Clings adaptor on an A stock A motor and love it. The 39 transmission is quieter by far. Shifting is so much easier with no double clutching. I put my adaptor in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-18-2015, 05:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,163
Posted By ron103140
Re: That darn last rear bumper bracket bolt!

No you don't have to lift the body. I did this on my roadster to replace one just yesterday. On the riser that has 2 bolts into rear of the carthat has the 1 rivet holding it, take a hammer and hit...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-23-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,165
Posted By ron103140
Re: 31-32 Ford rumble seat springs

Paul, those do look like 30-31 ford rumble seats for standard roadster. The only thing I see that you may have a problem with is on the seat back the tabs that hold the bottom secure are it looks...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-20-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,610
Posted By ron103140
Re: Car cover

John, if Bobrant doesn't take you up on your generous offer I am also looking for one for my 30 roadster. Thanks, Ron
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-20-2015, 05:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,323
Posted By ron103140
Re: 31 rumble seat bumper kit instillation

Mike that is what I have and now understand the instillation. Thanks for the help all. Ron
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-20-2015, 05:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,323
Posted By ron103140
Re: 31 rumble seat bumper kit instillation

Randy, I got it now and thanks so much. Ron
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