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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 11:34 AM
Replies: 12
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 08:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 435
Posted By Bob from Northport
Crimp style connector/wiring question

Can anyone advise the correct name of this style electrical wiring connector??
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-23-2021, 04:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 176
Posted By Bob from Northport
Moto Meter question

Can anyone advise how the brass threaded piece that the thermometer insets into i removed from the radiator cap base. Can not get this one to move.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-20-2021, 08:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 765
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: runs rough after head gasket replaced

How about starting with a compression check and go from there.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-18-2021, 11:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 499
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: Removing fuse holder

My shop has installed the standard fuse holders on cars for over 30 years. Never had one failure. Plus you can easily remove the fuse and it becomes another anti theft measure.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2021, 01:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 693
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: Engine runs on

Who gaps plugs at .022???????
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-11-2021, 07:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 475
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: Size Press To Swedge Wheel Studs?

Yes. Anything smaller will not get the job done
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-10-2021, 09:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 346
Posted By Bob from Northport
Rear drum question

Can anyone advise the correct ID for the rear drum hub where the bearing fits into?
Forum: Late V8 (1954+) 09-10-2021, 11:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 540
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: Tuning issue- seeking thoughts

Check the fuel pressure past the two filters. It may be restricting the fuel flow
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-10-2021, 11:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 330
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: need help electrical

When it stops running check and see if the coil is hot/very hot.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-09-2021, 08:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 330
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: need help electrical

Condenser bad or going bad
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-06-2021, 09:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,098
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: Finally had it with the gas tank.

Brent Terry is the man to talk to about your tank. He owns a big shop in Tennessee, really first class work. He's on the Barn all the time.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2021, 08:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 393
Posted By Bob from Northport
Linddie Williams Question

Anyone know if Linddie Williams from Aurora, Ill. area is still on Ford Barn??
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-24-2021, 09:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 887
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: Anyone Seen the Early Model With Cowl Ventilator?

The Chevrolet Confederates with those vents had that same problem of pulling in engine heat.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-22-2021, 07:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 310
Posted By Bob from Northport
Coil Question/Not starting

We have a 30' Roadster high point car in the shop that won't start. Within a few seconds of turning the engine to start, the coil gets so hot it can not be touched.
I have 6volts at the end of the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-22-2021, 02:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 394
Posted By Bob from Northport
Coil question

Can anyone advise if Snyders or others carry a 6 volt epoxy filled coil?? Or Petronix? I need a part number for Petronix that is epoxy filled.
Thanks!!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-22-2021, 08:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 566
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: Brake adjustment

Front brakes should never engage first. The back end can come around and loose control of the car. The purpose of the back brakes engaging ahead of the front is to keep the car braking in a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-09-2021, 05:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 738
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: Identifying a carburetor

Any idea where someone might obtain one of those carburetors??
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-08-2021, 08:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,052
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: Gas tank conundrum/help.

Have someone hold a shopvac near the work area as you clean with a small circular wire brush or dental pic. Should do the job.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-21-2021, 02:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,100
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: Brake light switch

I'm afraid to ask how much the owner paid. It is a 30' Roadster to answer another question above. The switch is correct, but the brake rod to the switch is bent badly.
The main reason for the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2021, 09:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,100
Posted By Bob from Northport
Brake light switch

We have a car in my shop that was purchased by a customer from Mecum auction. There is nothing on this car that isn't broken or worn out completely.
We found this on the brake light switch when I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-16-2021, 12:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: Front brake adjuster question

Soaking in lacquer thinner, then penetrating oil, then using heat.

I lived in Asheville for 20 years.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-16-2021, 07:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By Bob from Northport
Re: Front brake adjuster question

We have a car in my shop that the brake components are so badly rusted we are having real problem getting anything apart and cleaned up to rebuild. The brake pins and rollers are even frozen solid....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-15-2021, 10:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By Bob from Northport
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-15-2021, 04:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 541
Posted By Bob from Northport
Front brake adjuster question

Can anyone advise the tap size for the brake adjuster wedges used in all four wheel backing plates???
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