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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-06-2019, 06:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 826
Posted By Wick
Re: Mini starter

The Speedster #61 was ran in the Great American race in 1991 and is 12v. Just dropped a fresh B engine in it.
Starter is a Wasp from Snyders. Everything on this car was custom built. 12v...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-05-2019, 06:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 826
Posted By Wick
Mini starter

I'm installing a mini starter,no instructions. Because the drive pushes into the flywheel, do I need to flip the ring gear? Thanks
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-17-2018, 08:47 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,148
Posted By Wick
Re: Carb expert needed

Your gav needle at the carbutor is bent or the tube is bent. Replace it.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-16-2018, 05:25 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,761
Posted By Wick
Re: New to Model A

If the starter is still stuck... grab the starter with a strap wrench and turn the housing. The bendix will snap back into place and the starter will fall out.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-13-2018, 06:13 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 2,761
Posted By Wick
Re: New to Model A

Glad you made it on to fordbarn!
Wick
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-25-2018, 07:34 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,732
Posted By Wick
Re: Thoughts on Hershey

No you don't. I'll make it up on the next one I find.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-18-2018, 07:15 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,732
Posted By Wick
Re: Thoughts on Hershey

Lots of good comments. When I attend Hershey it starts on Saturday for me now. Antique shops and a auction and two museums. Just putting Model A parts out for sale doesn't cut it anymore. Small...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-15-2018, 06:45 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,732
Posted By Wick
Thoughts on Hershey

Very enjoyable this year,except for the heat at night. I found everything on my list. Met Brad from Germany. Alot of young folks buying A and T parts this year. Only two vendors disappointed me....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-11-2018, 06:02 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,717
Posted By Wick
Re: weather at Hershey

Bottom just fell out @ 6:45 am.
Not many packed up and left,Friday is going to be great high of 59.
Crowds have been great,lots of buyers.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-08-2018, 05:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 858
Posted By Wick
Re: Hershey packing

I'm spending Hershey money left over from last year or the year before. Depending on where I buried it.
I know one thing Diesel is 3.45-3.75 a gal. In Pa.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-07-2018, 07:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 858
Posted By Wick
Re: Hershey packing

Hit a great swap meet at 7am at the racing museum. We camped in the parking lot last night. Tomorrow is Denver pa. To a auction. Yes see you Tuesday buddy!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-07-2018, 03:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 858
Posted By Wick
Re: Hershey packing

Here now and it's Hot,skeeters,yellow jackets.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-30-2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,001
Posted By Wick
Re: hard shifting

You haven't been pulling the shifter up and turning it around again have you? We told you about that.

The ball should still be OK after 10 years. So I would look at where the ball fits into the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-28-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,270
Posted By Wick
Re: Patina paint and Gibbs oil finish OT

We sprayed a Model A down with Gibbs about 7 years ago. Car is kept in a far corner of a building. Looks like we sprayed it yesterday. Great Stuff!
Forum: Model-A 09-25-2018, 11:20 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 327
Posted By Wick
Forum: Model-A 09-24-2018, 05:28 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 504
Posted By Wick
Forum: Model-A 09-21-2018, 07:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 504
Posted By Wick
Model B Engine Hershey delivery

B Engine with B Transmission will deliver to my spot at Hershey. Do not see any cracks around valves. 060 over. Not a diamond block or weighted crank. Should make a nice engine. $800.00 no #s on...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-21-2018, 04:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 870
Posted By Wick
Re: rust in fuel tank

Something else you might add is a magnet under the tank. Get one off of a speaker.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-20-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 870
Posted By Wick
Re: rust in fuel tank

Dollar General Toilet bowl cleaner. Evaporust.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-18-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,488
Posted By Wick
Re: Hershey Locations

CJ 71-73 will be in the Hershey campground Sunday evening and running around town Monday.
The Eastern Museum of Motor Racing will be open on Sunday with a Swap meet. We will be camping there...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-18-2018, 06:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 633
Posted By Wick
Re: Acme TR-83 valve stems.

I'll have them with me at Hershey if anyone wants to look and tell me more about what they are.
Thanks
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-17-2018, 04:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 633
Posted By Wick
Re: Acme TR-83 valve stems.

Hope this helps.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2018, 06:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 633
Posted By Wick
Re: Acme TR-83 valve stems.

Just looked,the covers are Brass.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2018, 06:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 633
Posted By Wick
Re: Acme TR-83 valve stems.

I have the covers on 4 of them.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2018, 06:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 633
Posted By Wick
Acme TR-83 valve stems.

I bought a box of prewar Bicycle parts. I found a small case of valve stems with the stuff. 5 Acme TR 83 valve stems. I knew right away what they were!The only information I can find is in the...
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