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Forum: Model-A 02-16-2019, 10:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 144
Posted By Railcarmover
Clings master cylinder and parts

Clings master cylinder for model a ford,fits with no alterations.Extra master cylinder,5 wheel cylinder housings,reservoir remote mounting parts,200.00 plus shipping.

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Forum: Model-A 02-16-2019, 10:10 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 105
Posted By Railcarmover
Vortex dual updraft intake manifold

Secrets of Speed vortex dual updraft intake manifold,like new,200.00 plus shipping.

https://i.imgur.com/aI6qqmE.jpg?1

https://i.imgur.com/rHdyarQ.jpg?1
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-16-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 947
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Tubeless 16" tires

https://i.imgur.com/5Dkjiu3.jpg?1

Like the model a wheel,the 1935 16" ford wire is lug centric,meaning the lug studs center the wheel.The clamping force is applied by the lugs on the pressed...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-16-2019, 01:37 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 947
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Tubeless 16" tires

Nice Al,they are plentiful..these are cheap.Enjoy. The reason they were so popular back in the late 30's and 40's was due to two things..tire availability and RIDE.bigger foot print means better...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-16-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 474
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Spindle Conversion Reversal

Oxy actelyene torch.heat till red four stripes on the race at 12,3, 6 and 9o'clock,let cool,should come right off.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-15-2019, 09:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 947
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Tubeless 16" tires

https://www.facebook.com/marketplace/item/2195747414025102/

https://i.imgur.com/c3xcIpK.jpg

he wants 650 bucks,tires are coker classics...600/16 and 550/16
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2019, 11:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 413
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Distributor install

Okay,drop the bottom shaft into the distributor hole,take a screwdriver and turn it till it drops into the drive..it will drop in and stop turning.take the distributor cap and body off and line the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2019, 10:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 413
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Distributor install

Did your old one have a long shaft?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2019, 08:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 947
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Tubeless 16" tires

nice set on facebook marketplace..4 1935 for wires with coker classics and hubcaps for 650 bucks.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-14-2019, 09:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 863
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Front Brake, Questions

By design the car is rear bias. The rear brake levers are longer for a reason.Attempting to bias to the front will greatly reduce braking efficiency and increase the the 'pull' associated with being...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-13-2019, 09:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 863
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Front Brake, Questions

Modern cars bias to the front for better control,that is true..but hydraulic brakes equalize much better than mechanicals.'Floaters"allow the shoe to self energize,requiring exact equalization if you...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-13-2019, 09:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 947
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Tubeless 16" tires

Ford 16" wire rims are welded spokes,use a decent valve stem and run tubeless

Kelsey Hayes 16" wire rims are true spokes that anchor inside the rim,use tubes and flaps

Kelsey Hayes...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-10-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 835
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Taking time to thank people or expecting people to call in regaurds to an ad

You only get thanked if give him the answer he's looking for..with model a fords,the appreciation of the answer is directly tied to the cost of the solution.You'll always receive praise for a 50 cent...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-10-2019, 08:48 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,100
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Spring Lube ?? Additional....

well,since Im lying,lets put it to the test...center your head directly over the center bolt,your nose 3" from it,and cut the center bolt head off cleanly and quickly with a torch..once you...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-10-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,100
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Spring Lube ?? Additional....

Petroleum based lubricants and the abrasives in road debris combine to make lapping compound,fine for seating valves,bad for springs.Ford vanadium steel leaf springs are no different than modern leaf...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-10-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 262
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Early oil pan

https://i.imgur.com/5KZK0vw.jpg?1

a real early one..
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-10-2019, 11:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 389
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Pre Lube Motor

Splash and gravity oil system.The rods have dipper that splash through a puddle of oil each time the crank turns so prelube for them isn't necessary.As mentioned above,pouring 2 quarts of oil down...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-08-2019, 10:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 748
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Late model A in the '40s

Id say thats an enlightened young man,who cured the inherent under carburetion issue with the stock Zenith carburetor by replacing it with a downdraft carburetor,and utilized an air filter for engine...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-08-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,148
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Flywheel housing

In the heavy duty truck world,this process is performed with the engine in the chassis,its a fairly common repair procedure...the same principal applies to the model A.The plane of the housing...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-08-2019, 12:30 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,148
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Flywheel housing

Thats where your wrong,crankshaft end play, if present is a fixed deviation,an instant reading change on the indicator,where as mis alignment reads as a ramp increase as you travel to and away from...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-06-2019, 11:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,148
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Flywheel housing

if you have enough crankshaft endplay to throw off the flywheel housing tolerance you have bigger issues than clutch alignment..youll be pouring babbit..
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-06-2019, 09:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,100
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Spring Lube ?? Additional....

yes..its not just model a's,no automotive leaf spring needs lubrication
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-06-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,148
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Flywheel housing

https://i.imgur.com/fIjFqyy.jpg?1

Don't forget to dial it in..use horseshoe shims with gasket,if it doesnt run true remove horseshoes, if that makes it worse install horseshoes and remove...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-06-2019, 09:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 589
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: starting issues with spare engine on stand

How hard is it to turn over with the socket?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-06-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,354
Posted By Railcarmover
Re: Preservation vs Restoration

"Restored"? just what does that mean? a 3 color car with wide whites and turn signals?.Modifications 'for touring' allowed?.There was a time when 'restoring' model a's and racing Hubley cars was in...
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