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Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 10-07-2019, 04:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 582
Posted By Scottio57
Re: Model A intake on a Model T

When I first got my 26 Roadster it had an A intake and carb. And I hated it. I constantly pulling and cleaning plugs. It also had 14mm plugs and I changed them to the OEM plugs but they too would...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 09-03-2019, 11:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 816
Posted By Scottio57
Re: Rewooding '24 = Frustration

Yep. Years ago a friend and I rewooded my 19 touring by hand using old pieces as a guide. We had basic wood tools and had a great time doing it. For example, for the corner piece of the back of the...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 08-06-2019, 11:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 704
Posted By Scottio57
Re: Schrader valve stems

I ordered tubes not long ago that had this very kind of valve stem. They were available everywhere.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-30-2019, 10:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 833
Posted By Scottio57
Re: Keeping a Model T running

I would tend to agree. I have both, an A and T, and my T is my go to car. The A is more, oh, modern. It drives more like a modern car. The T is indeed slower but if you do not push it to go faster...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-26-2019, 10:20 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 869
Posted By Scottio57
Re: Model T steering goes over center?

This happened once when I was driving my dads T as a kid. I was in a turn and turned the wheel a little too hard after I was full turn. Then turning the wheel left the car went right. Dad just turned...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 06-02-2019, 09:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,614
Posted By Scottio57
Re: Help wanted for T distributor identification

Send me the whole number and I may be able tell you the year and model car it came from. My T came with 12 volts and and vw distributor, works great. I also have vw books from my time with them.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 11-03-2018, 10:16 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,364
Posted By Scottio57
Re: UHaul open car hauler for a Model T?

I used a u-haul car trailer to get my 26 Roadster and later on my 31 sport coupe home. Both were 1 1/2 hours away. No problems. Worked great. I toke the freeways but I kept the speed down to about...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 05-02-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,169
Posted By Scottio57
Re: Model T as a daily driver

Oh yeah. Your right red. Here in Ca. You cannot use horseless carriage plates for dd but you can use yom or current issue license plates. I declare realistic mileage to my insurance co.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 05-01-2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,169
Posted By Scottio57
Re: Model T as a daily driver

My two cents is absolutely you can use your T as a dd in the that scenario. If you check out the mtfca forum you will find several folks that use their T as dd. I use mine more than any other vehicle...
Forum: Model-A 04-30-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,009
Posted By Scottio57
Forum: Model-A 04-29-2018, 04:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,009
Posted By Scottio57
Re: 1930 Model A sport coupe

SOLD I see the price I had was too high for the market. I would very much like to get $16,000.00 but I will consider offers. I would rather see a model A guy get this car than someone off CL. This...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-16-2018, 11:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,234
Posted By Scottio57
Re: It's Time A Owners Apologize

Ha ha. I had to check which site I was on. Sounds just like the T guys. :)
Forum: Model-A 04-15-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,009
Posted By Scottio57
1930 Model A sport coupe

SOLD Great daily driver. Looks and runs great. Paint shines good but has some chips here and there. Top is in good shape. Interior is very good. Has rumble seat. Drive train is in good shape and it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-09-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 8,021
Posted By Scottio57
Re: Is it a bad time to sell?

Iíve been thinking of selling my Sport coupe and have the same concerns. I know it isnít how much I have invested but rather what the market will bear. I just wish the market will bear a little more....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-08-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,579
Posted By Scottio57
Re: Has this ever happened to you?

She doesn’t LET him see his old friends? Did he marry his mom? Yeah I have seen this before but I sure don’t understand it. Time for him to put on his big boy pants.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-28-2018, 09:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,814
Posted By Scottio57
Re: Cylinder Leak Down Tester

K&L, Snap-on, Matco.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-22-2018, 06:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 899
Posted By Scottio57
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-16-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,055
Posted By Scottio57
Re: Pulsing breaks

I had new brakes put on my car. Drums turned and all. I had the same problem with them pulsing. Turned out to be one of the front hubs is slightly bent, .020.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-08-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,490
Posted By Scottio57
Re: Something to remember

Wow. I like it. On my way to the store.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-28-2018, 10:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 742
Posted By Scottio57
Re: 1930 wheels- powder coat or enamel?

I noticed when I clean the white walls on my T, with white wall specific cleaner, it dulls the one wheel that is painted and does not change the other three that are powder coated. Someday I will...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-11-2018, 05:57 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,577
Posted By Scottio57
Re: Runs for about 10 minutes and the just quits

WELL ????? The suspense is killing me. ��
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-08-2018, 06:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,880
Posted By Scottio57
Re: What are you doing with your A this winter?

I know. I canít tell if itís dry, warm, dry or,,,,,,,,,,,well I guess that is the only options.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-07-2018, 09:25 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,880
Posted By Scottio57
Re: What are you doing with your A this winter?

Driving, tighten fan hub, driving, drive to work, drive home, drive to the store, drive,,,,,,,,,,, well you get the picture. :)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-05-2018, 10:04 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,186
Posted By Scottio57
Re: 8 volt battery question

I agree. A good working 6 volt system will work the best. Find the problem and fix it. ����
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-05-2018, 09:16 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,186
Posted By Scottio57
Re: 8 volt battery question

MY dad ran 8 volt batteries in all his old cars and trucks for many many years. A 6 volt charging system, or battery charger, will charge up an 8 volt battery just fine without any changes. Your cars...
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