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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-16-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 492
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Original "Ford Logo" Shocks

Thanks Guys for the reply's. These shocks are fillable and are hydralic. They have been placed in the trash........
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-13-2018, 05:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 726
Posted By AL in NY
Re: "Gener-Nator"?

Russ Evans in Simi Valley, California makes an alternator that looks exactly like the Model A generator, cutout included. It's a 45 amp, 6 volt, positive ground unit that will pass fine point...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-13-2018, 03:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 492
Posted By AL in NY
Original "Ford Logo" Shocks

I have just removed a complete set of "Ford Logo...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-01-2018, 06:32 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,240
Posted By AL in NY
Re: FS electronic ignition

Benson, I have been running the Ignitor II module in my Zipper since 2008 and have put almost 15,000 miles on my truck without a problem. I have left the ignition switch on for prolonged periods a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-28-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 656
Posted By AL in NY
Re: 4 speed overdrive transmission

If you know the previous owners name, call or email Ken Parker or Dave Delume. They are the two people who made these F150 conversion kits. If they recognize the name then you'll know the source of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-08-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,920
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Ford 150 OD Transmission install in 31 Roadster

Carl: unless Dave Delume manufactures the gears himself, the "innards" are not new. You can buy the new seals, bearings and synchros. I know from experience that the cluster gears are not available...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-07-2018, 04:19 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 7,920
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Ford 150 OD Transmission install in 31 Roadster

old31: you'll never have to change the oil in that transmission. You should not be have shifting problems going into 2nd gear unless the transmission wasn't properly rebuilt by Dave Delmue. There is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-07-2018, 04:11 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,240
Posted By AL in NY
Re: FS electronic ignition

California Travieso: like the note from Mel said, the newer Pertronix Ignitor II is much better than the original. But you still have to follow the installation instructions and run a ground wire...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-05-2018, 03:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 797
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Brent Semar in Tenn

Check on "vff.com" for details.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-05-2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,951
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Unfixable random cutting out

Sounds like an electrical problem to me. First thing I'd check is the electrical resistance from the distributor points plate to battery ground. Should be 1 ohm or less. If that checks out good, I'd...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-05-2018, 11:04 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,240
Posted By AL in NY
Re: FS electronic ignition

Mel's Note...........
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-05-2018, 11:02 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,240
Posted By AL in NY
Re: FS electronic ignition

I don't know why so many people have a problem with electronic ignition in a Model A. Electronic ignition has been around since the middle 70's and is very reliable. The Pertronix Ignitor II module...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-29-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 945
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Locking Door Handle

If I'm not mistaken, the original lock setup was the driver side locked only from the inside and the passenger side only locked from the outside. So, if you swap door handles, you will be unable to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-28-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,401
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Model A Gauges

Pictures didn't upload.........here they are:
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-28-2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,401
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Model A Gauges

Here's a couple photos of my gauge setup. The tach is a 1946 vintage Sun tach that I'm running with an upgraded sending unit. I replaced the 1.35 volt battery with a solid state variable power...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-24-2018, 05:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 459
Posted By AL in NY
Vince Falter has a new web page-F150 info

Here's the link: http://www.fordgarage.com/pages/TremecT170FT.htm
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-24-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 958
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Engine Evaluation for Dummies

The high compression head can be checked by doing a compression check. A standard Model A head will have compression around 60 PSI. The police head will be 70-75 and the 5.5/6.0 HC head should be 90...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-23-2018, 05:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 400
Posted By AL in NY
Re: T170rts Tremec or Ti50 transmission

I'll try one more time....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-23-2018, 05:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 400
Posted By AL in NY
Re: T170rts Tremec or Ti50 transmission

Sorry, coding chart didn't upload.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-23-2018, 05:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 400
Posted By AL in NY
Re: T170rts Tremec or Ti50 transmission

pearl 1: if you mean by "can't seem to find one" that you can't physically local the correct F150 transmission, then try this site......."car-part.com". It is a used car parts search engine. The...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-17-2018, 06:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 595
Posted By AL in NY
Re: MARC National Tour

Did you try this hotel? A fellow club member made reservations there last week:
Graceland Inn & Conference Center
100 Campus Drive
Elkins, WV 26241
304-637-1600
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2018, 02:23 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,561
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Head Gasket

If you use the Best Graphite 509g, Rich Falluca's recommendation is NOT to use any type of sealer, that way the graphite "bonds" to the block and cylinder head metal. Don't know, as I am not a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-15-2018, 09:34 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,561
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Head Gasket

From what I've been hearing, the best head gasket for the Model A is a "Best" 509g graphite head gasket sold by Bratton's under part number 8081. This gasket is highly recommended by Rich Falluca of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-12-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,297
Posted By AL in NY
Re: Installed the Simmons Super Power head

You won't have problems with the water neck if you only use black silicon gasket maker insist of the usual water neck gasket. I leave the gasket out and just use black RTV silicon instead of the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-07-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,210
Posted By AL in NY
Re: First drive after build

Great color combination. Truck looks incredible!!!! Congratulations on the build.
Which orange is that, Menelous or Pegex?
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