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Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 04-10-2018, 06:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,171
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: Model T as a daily driver

I have both a 1909 and a 1927 Model T. They both are touring cars, so cold weather bothers me. I tour extensively with both cars and some days the tours are over 100 miles. Just keep checking the...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 02-07-2018, 03:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,456
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: Grandpa's 1924 Model T Touring

Looks like a nice Model T. I would keep it, for sure. As somebody said, join a local Model T chapter in your area. I live in Michigan also and am a member of the Casual T's. Model T people are always...
Forum: Model-T 12-27-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,535
Posted By Gary loves Fords
WANTED: Model T Depot Hack

I am interested in purchasing a Model T Depot Hack, that has been completely restored and rebuilt and is the prettiest example on planet earth. Hyman Ltd. had one to my liking, but I don't see it...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-09-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 46,553
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: What Other Hobbies & Interests Do You Have?

Besides being a Model A and T collector, I have several other classic cars. I also have been collecting vintage wrist and pocket watches for over 40 years as well as general antiques and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-09-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,124
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: Ease of entry

Roadsters are difficult to get in and out of, when the top is raised. I just bought a 31
Deluxe Phaeton (2 dr.) that has wider doors (fron to back) than a roadster and it is no trouble for me to get...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 12-07-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,667
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: A newbie in Model T world

I have both T's and A's. They are different animals. Once you have the basics mastered, prepare to be addicted to these fabulous automobiles. I need a T fix at least 3 or 4 times a month, or I get...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-13-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,392
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: Putting Model A on battery tender

Thanks for the info. I made copies of both. Gary
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-13-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,392
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: Putting Model A on battery tender

I'l check that out. Thanks for the replies guys. Gary
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-13-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,964
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: My Bad

I own model T's and an A and have thought about the same thing. I would love to drive my 1909 Model T Ford touring car 43 miles per hour ( top speed for her) in a 25 MPH zone, just to get a ticket to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-13-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,392
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: Putting Model A on battery tender

John, there is not power to the horn or lights when the motor is not running. They must have wired it differently than my previous A's.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-13-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,392
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: Putting Model A on battery tender

I meant to say positive to ground instead of the other way around.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-13-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,392
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: Putting Model A on battery tender

Thanks Ray, I meant to say positive on ground, rather than the other way.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-13-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,392
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Putting Model A on battery tender

I have a question on charging my 1931 Model A Deluxe Phaeton. Can I put the positive clamp on the starter bolt and the negative on the frame, to keep the battery charged, without having to pull up...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 10-24-2014, 12:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,216
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: Newbie to T's

Wecome to the Model T addiction. They don't go as fast as an A and don't like to stop as good as an A, but you will soon be hopelessly addicted to these fabulous cars and you will find you may want...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 09-20-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,521
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-16-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,709
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: Need advise on open car wind wings attachment

Thanks for the suggestions guys. I do see a bolt in the stantion, but I just can't seem to get it started on the bracket stud. Seems like a simple fix is giving me fits.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 860
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: IMAD Day in Mainland NZ

I noticed several A have 16 inch wheels and tires. My buddy does also. Looks like everyone had a great time.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,387
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: Philanthropy for the Future of the Hobby

I admire your hopes of preservation leo. The problem with the idea is that the future generation(s) will be collecting and restoring completely different vehicles, that you or I grew up with and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,898
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: I Think I Can Tour

I wish I was along for this fabulous tour. Like to know any updates and photos. Gary
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-15-2014, 04:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,709
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Need advise on open car wind wings attachment

I'm playing and tinkering with my newly accuired 31 A Deluxe Phaeton. I noticed one of the studs going into the windshield frame, that holds the wind wing clamp was pulled out. I have not been able...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-14-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,765
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: What am I doing wrong?

Silly question to you, but are you sure you have the spark advance in the correct position to fire up and then to drive it?
Forum: Model-A 09-13-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 411
Posted By Gary loves Fords
21 inch wheel New tire tube liner hubcap cover

I have a 21 inch Tacoma Cream wheel, with a brand new white wall tire, tube and liner. There is also a new hubcap and a canvas cover. Cleaning house of some of my auto parts. Would prefer buyer to...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 09-12-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,351
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: Should I buy a Model A or T ????

I have a 1909 and a 1927 Model T Touring cars currently. I've had 9 model T's in the last few years. They are, without a doubt, the biggest bang for the buck that's out there. You actually have to...
Forum: Model-A 09-12-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 571
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Model A Factory Metal Trunk corners

My newly accuired Model A Deluxe Phaeton has a beautiful Ford Factory Metal Trunk, but it does not have the corners, just the holes to rivet it on. Car and trunk have been restored. None of the...
Forum: Model T (1909-1927) 09-12-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,167
Posted By Gary loves Fords
Re: ***UPDATE*** A Goldmine of Ford Model T Information...

Very nice website Mitch. I know it is very time consuming, but you really put a great site together for all of us who are fans of model T's. I have a 1909 and a 1927, both tourings. Keep up the good...
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