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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 09:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 864
Posted By 100IH
Re: What is this called?

The Asians have mastered the square hole task and there are videos on u tube.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-12-2020, 12:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 641
Posted By 100IH
Re: Pressure plate question

My observation of NEW these days, regardless where they come from, is that they are staked with center punches so tightly that the bolts will break. I am talking about the eye bolts that the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2020, 01:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,765
Posted By 100IH
Re: gas tank welting

Mr. M.T. he's Alive! Love ya bud.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2020, 12:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 985
Posted By 100IH
Re: Parts from suppliers

Consider this, the part you want is made by someone, they go fishing and don't answer the phone, Other folks got the few that are on the shelf then you call, then you call around. This happens more...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2020, 12:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,358
Posted By 100IH
Re: Serpentine belts

Too the point where is energy being lost? the belt is thick and it takes energy to bend and straighten out (think about bending a piece of bailing wire fast: gets hot.) 2nd. belt jams itself down...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-27-2020, 12:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,246
Posted By 100IH
Re: Is My Cam Going Flat?

The place to adjust is: the center of the heel. This is also TDC for that hole and the companion hole. If you start the adjusting procedure for the two valves on # 1, both cam lobes will be swung...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-18-2020, 07:47 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,046
Posted By 100IH
Re: 6v charging issue

Disconnect one or both cables, Only add distilled water. There is a circular rib near the bottom of the holes - fill to the rib. Charge at 6 VOLTS. If you do not have a 6v-12v charger I wouldn't...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-18-2020, 07:32 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 844
Posted By 100IH
Re: Running out old babbit

Let them do their job. If you want to see what comes out have them save it for you. It won't be used again anyway. Anyone who is regularly doing this work may want to see the wear patterns and the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-13-2020, 12:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 337
Posted By 100IH
Re: Head stud holes into block water jacket?

Through holes are known as wet holes and i agree that they must be coated with a sealer and Permatex #2 is the preferred stuff. So map them out and seal them so they won't seep coolant up through...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 03-13-2020, 12:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By 100IH
Re: No Power to Starter

Fortunately, the test light is immune to Polarity and follow the circuit without issue.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 03-12-2020, 03:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By 100IH
Re: No Power to Starter

Do you have an analogue (preferred) volt meter and / or test light? First thing would be to do a visual inspection (and you did some) "cracked wires". The starter uses fat cables Not the small...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-23-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,145
Posted By 100IH
Re: Mysterious hole in valve chamber?

In cold weather with thick oil and no warmup time , the oil would try to fill the entire valve cavity, starving the rods?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-23-2020, 01:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 326
Posted By 100IH
Re: Throttle linkage

lesson is: remove it first. So many have been tweaked that eventually you get good at putting them back in shape. Some carburetor issues can be traced back to the linkage.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2020, 04:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 270
Posted By 100IH
Re: 29 Tudor body wood question

You see the nail holes? that's where the headliner is streched and tacked to. The interior kits will give more complete answers. That area is really a dead air space. Crude is of no consequence.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-13-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 757
Posted By 100IH
Re: New to the forum and questions (lot!)

Original valve lash is .012 .013 so wear is responsible for the rest.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-13-2020, 11:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,290
Posted By 100IH
Re: Nice Gasoline Filter

Copper is more likely to harden and crack than steel line.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-03-2020, 02:22 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 908
Posted By 100IH
Re: two Ford assembly plants...

Jeez Steve, I'd pick Long Beach because they had the Wests monopoly on fenders. You know, those enormous stacks in the warehouse.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-01-2020, 12:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 594
Posted By 100IH
Re: 31 Victoria Bumper Arms

There's the front most of the front bumper arms and then front most of the rear bumper arm. So what end of the car is the question?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-01-2020, 12:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 699
Posted By 100IH
Re: Carburetor problems

Steve just keep the air pressure low then slowly increase.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-01-2020, 12:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 259
Posted By 100IH
Re: 1928 1929 Tudor top welt pictures needed.

Pretty good pictures in the restoration guidelines book. The front uses "hidem and end caps. The rear of the top is metal with special end caps where the metal strip meets the metal drip rail. There...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-25-2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,074
Posted By 100IH
Re: King pin fit

Best practice is at the machine shop and only if they have a Sunnen pinfiting machine or equivalent from Italy This will hone both bushings at the same time in alignment. Wheel cylinder hones can get...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-25-2020, 11:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,001
Posted By 100IH
Re: Different front spindles?

You just said there was a difference in length. There is an early spindle but the difference is not the length, it is the inner flange where the backing plate mounts. The longer spindle is likely...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2020, 02:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,399
Posted By 100IH
Re: Engine pans

Do you have Float a Motor engine mounts? if so the engine will not be as solidly mounted as original. The likelihood that the tabs at the frame could crack/ tear off. They would have to float...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-12-2020, 12:08 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,010
Posted By 100IH
Re: Revising gear box

If the gear box never leaks, you don't need a dipstick. In the ideal world (:.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-12-2020, 11:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 681
Posted By 100IH
Re: brake pedal return spring mounting

Two sets of return springs are already part of the system as originally designed. 1. return springs on the brake shoes and 2. what Gary said, the anti-rattlers on the brake rods which are often...
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