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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-22-2019, 06:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 936
Posted By tuneman
Re: Motor Suddenly Stuck

I put mine in 2nd gear and get a friend in front and me in back and rock it back and forth hard and it pops right back , get in and start it up. dont be afraid to rock it hard. take keys out of car...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-21-2019, 07:57 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,164
Posted By tuneman
Re: 1930 Ford Model A 4Dr (Inherited Don't Know Much - HELP)

You should post your location,Pricing has a bearing on what part of the country your in!
Once we know where you are we can recomend a local club to give you sound advice on it"s value.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-03-2019, 07:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 508
Posted By tuneman
Re: My sincere thanks

It was a nice day to take my a out for a ride. got to meet a new model a owner and chase down a problem. we took lots of breaks and talked alot then we took a couple of nice rides
great day! we put...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-23-2019, 07:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 677
Posted By tuneman
Re: electric fan

The back story behind this is . I belong to a large model a touring club. We travel the country, nobody trailers. a group of us are completly stock!!!
then there is the group i travel with on...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-22-2019, 09:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 677
Posted By tuneman
electric fan

Has anyone installed a electric fan behind the rad and in front of modell a engine/ what fan, do you remove the stock fan blade, couple of my friends and i want to try this
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-02-2019, 10:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,391
Posted By tuneman
Re: How do you load a non-running A onto a trailer without damaging it

In the past i have put a good battery in it and used the starter while the car is in first gear. the starter will pull it up the ramp and on the trailer!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-30-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,015
Posted By tuneman
Re: New to Model A

Well did you get it to run?. If so how does it sound.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-30-2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 922
Posted By tuneman
Re: Worst Rear Main Seal

Glad to see your still active on the barn Terry!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-14-2018, 06:26 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,015
Posted By tuneman
Re: New to Model A

Chief guy

You have mail, I sent you a private message. Should be located on this page upper right side under private messages. I also have a 1930 Briggs fourdoor
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-10-2018, 08:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,763
Posted By tuneman
Re: Rear Axle removal to inspect gears

In my model a the scoops always face the cam side of engine .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-10-2018, 07:22 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 15,341
Posted By tuneman
Re: OK! Let's get personal!

Heading toward 72 next birthday! Always said i would grow old but not up. still laying under my model a twisting bolts!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-31-2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,015
Posted By tuneman
Re: Strange Engine Noise

I had the same noise on my 30 town sedan. Drove me crazy while on a tour with my club. Every so often out checking and listening. Got home and slide under with the car running and a friend running...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-19-2018, 07:02 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,054
Posted By tuneman
Re: Something wrong

Low compression between back 2 cyl ,my experence tells me bad head gasket!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-12-2017, 05:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,770
Posted By tuneman
Re: Not trying to high jack this thread but

Does anyone know of a shop in ne Ohio or western pa, that can true up model a wheels. Help greatly appreciated
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-04-2016, 11:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,231
Posted By tuneman
Re: Model "A" greeting in The Netherlands!

Hey, enjoy your trip!!!! Didn't know you were out of the country.

Tim. Aj's garage
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-29-2016, 09:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,617
Posted By tuneman
Re: Pound it out or get a new piece

Contac flops custom Pittsburgh pa, he posts here from time to time. His metal work is
Just unbelievable. I think you could do a search on here and get lots of pictures of his talent
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-20-2016, 08:50 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,024
Posted By tuneman
Re: Rebuilt Returned Re-Waxed Re-Attached and

Check brake switch for a short!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-14-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,903
Posted By tuneman
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-22-2015, 07:37 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,642
Posted By tuneman
Re: Change oil every 500 mi?

I don't use a filter. I do run to about 1500 miles ,I also watch the color of my oil at each check. if the oil starts to get dark it's changed early.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-13-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,612
Posted By tuneman
Re: Crazy Rattling Noise

Had a annoying rattle ,took forever to find. If you have engine pans ,check real close around the engine side for cracks around the mounting bolts. Mine were cracked in a perfect circle around the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-08-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,068
Posted By tuneman
Re: It rumbles and grumbles

I have to agree with James Rogers on this one, I experienced the same issue.
Found it when taking engine and tranny out. It was so worn out, I don't know how it stayed together.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-23-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 17,883
Posted By tuneman
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-09-2013, 08:10 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,330
Posted By tuneman
Re: I Think I have "lost it" at the age of 71!

Looks like you have plenty of company!!! Including me.
I now clean my plug and then set it on the head near the fill tube in plain site!!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-06-2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,391
Posted By tuneman
jboggess

I have a very early 29 rumbull seat roadster. so early it has a lot of 28 parts on it. I haven't seen that part you show. You have me scratching my head. Now you know tomorrow I will be out in the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-29-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,289
Posted By tuneman
Re: brake lights are on on on

Could the battery be hooked up backwards?
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