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Forum: Model-T 12-20-2016, 09:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,104
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: 1915 T engine

Still looking.

Thanks,
Pete
Forum: Model-T 11-30-2016, 10:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,104
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
1915 T engine

Looking for a complete, correct engine for a 15 T. Will be rebuilding it so I just want a complete engine.

Thanks,
Pete
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 08-15-2016, 10:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,902
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: Grandpa Jerry's Model T

Glad you guys liked it. Dad has been having a lot of fun with his T.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 08-10-2016, 09:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,902
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Grandpa Jerry's Model T

I have not posted anything on here for a long time but I had to share this. My Dad has always wanted a decent Model T and he bought one right before his 74th birthday. He has been driving it all...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 06-11-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,802
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: 25 Roadster advice

Sounds like it is going to get a new home. Was my wife's birthday yesterday and all she wanted to do was hop in the T and go out somewhere to eat. Headed out on a 30 mile trip, ate and made the 30...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 06-10-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,802
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: 25 Roadster advice

I appreciate everyone's feedback. I agree with you Steve, lower prices don't bother me either since I am more of a buyer that drives them for fun rather than selling them. The 6-7K range was what I...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 06-09-2015, 09:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,802
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
25 Roadster advice

Hello, I am for some advice on the ballpark value on a 25 Roadster. A guy brought me this car to get it running and he was pondering selling it. He is no longer pondering and I intend to buy it....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-09-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 12,514
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: Living in the south with a Model A

Some of you guys need to toughen up. Here in North Dakota we just laugh at the cold and snow and drive our Model A's around. In the summer I drive my 25 T roadster pickup. Just happy to have a couple...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-17-2015, 11:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,248
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: Considering parting out my 29 Coupe

In your post you stated "Ive had it for about 3 years now and haven't had a lot of time to work on it or a lot of interest to work on it." How can you have a car that is 90% complete as you state,...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 01-07-2015, 09:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,065
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: OT Rear End

Sure looks like a Chev differential. Send me a PM, I may have some information.

Pete
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-23-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,850
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: Lucas tires

I put a set of Lucas tires on when I bought my A 3 years ago. Have about 8500 miles on them and am happy. Lots of putting around at 35-40 mph but have done quite a few longer trips at 50-53 mph and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-23-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,194
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: cruising speed 28/29 vs 30/31

Measured the 19" tires on my 31. Circumference of 91.06" of travel per revolution or 7.588'.

1753 RPM at 40
1972 RPM at 45
2410 RPM at 55
2630 RPM at 60

Pretty much the same numbers as...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-06-2013, 09:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 931
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: Rear cork question

When I did mine I used bought a pan set for a mid-70's small block chevrolet. I took the piece for the rear main cap and trimmed it to length. It pushes into place easier than the cork gasket in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-10-2013, 08:24 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,724
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: sediment bowl question

I agree with the order of screen, gasket and then bowl but disagree with the cork gasket. I used to be a cork gasket fan because the neoprene always swelled up. I have found that the bowl gaskets...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-01-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 12,389
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: backfire

Jerry,
Is it backfiring in the exhaust or out the intake?

Pete
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-23-2012, 10:00 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,404
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: clutch and gear problems

I am from Eastern North Dakota where hills are foreign to us. Just make sure you can stop the car.

Applying the brakes while coasting down a hill will reduce the force applied to make the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-23-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,404
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: clutch and gear problems

Wish I could come and help on Christmas morning. I have to go to the in-laws for the 967th time for Christmas day. Would rather work on an A.

My in-laws are great, I just don't like sitting in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-23-2012, 09:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,404
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: clutch and gear problems

Kaptain,
The clutch disc is stuck to either the pressure plate or the flywheel. Should come apart to fix it correctly but I have had some luck with starting the vehicle(in a clear area) in gear. ...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 09-12-2012, 08:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,427
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: Do 1926 or 27 TT Frames have a Serial #?

The 2 1926 trucks I worked on this year have had the number stamped on the right side frame rail and it is visible by removing the floorboards.

Pete
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-23-2012, 09:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,049
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: 17 Touring

Charlie,
It needs to be completely done. The wood is almost completely gone and what is there is in very poor shape. If it was solid I would maybe drive it as it is but that is not an option.
...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-22-2012, 10:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,049
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
17 Touring

Picked up a 17 Touring yesterday. Supposedly last ran in 1955. Did a little work on it yesterday and fired it up. Runs great. Needs alot of work yet.
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-21-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,170
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: My 1st new wheel

fordman67,
I bought spokes. I just installed the wheels a couple of days ago. Real happy with them. Run nice and true.

Pete
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-15-2012, 08:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,039
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: 25 Roadster Pickup

Vicki and I put 80 miles on the Roadster pickup today. Stopped at a couple of local old bridges today to take some pictures. These bridges are slowly being replaced and I wanted some pictures of the...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 07-14-2012, 11:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,170
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: My 1st new wheel

David,
I did not use a hammer of any size when assembling this wheel. It happened to be there cause I used it earlier on something else. I knew I should have moved it and taken another picture.:D...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-10-2012, 11:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,056
Posted By Steam Engine Pete
Re: Shipping Rant

I haved ordered alot from MAC's in the last year. I like their catalog and their website. I just do not like calling with a question and wondering how it will go. It is a 50/50 thing. That...
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