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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-20-2019, 09:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 249
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Observation: sediment bowl seal

Don't trust the inner tube rubber. I use cork as I have had bad luck with neoprene too.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-19-2019, 11:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 731
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Fumes

OK thanks for posting pics. So you have a Zenith carb. Also looks like crud in the glass sediment bowl. I use Wix filter #33039. Do easy stuff first. No sense tearing into stuff. Remove the air...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-19-2019, 08:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 731
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Fumes

Welcome! a photo of the carb side would be helpful. Could be several things. Do you know which carb you have? Sounds like you may have gas weeping between the carb halves. (gasket). Please watch for...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-17-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,046
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Sanity check on lubing springs in place

Penephite is designed to travel horizontally.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-15-2019, 04:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 905
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Re Insurance

I quit doing wedding drives. Simply more trouble than it's worth.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-14-2019, 09:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 750
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Carburetor leak . . .

And please get rid of that paper air filter. Why Vendors keep offering these fire hazards is beyond comprehension.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-13-2019, 04:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 606
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Upholstery Clips - Need Advice

I use what Brent posted (on the right) They come with a metal cap pressed on. I take side cutters and peel the top off and it looks exactly the same.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-13-2019, 09:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,208
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Wheel painting

Take you paint and finish guide to a local auto body supply store and have em mix it in a spray can for you. But as Bill mentions, powder coat is the way many guys go these days.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-07-2019, 09:58 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 894
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Speaking of shocks . .

Love my Stipe shocks too!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-04-2019, 10:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 424
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Windshield rattle/ vibration

Love the noodle idea. My windshield is having issues as well but I'm just not into a header replacement. The car is a very nice driver and I would be opening Pandora's box. In addition to the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-03-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 424
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Windshield rattle/ vibration

Well........You might get lucky. With the windshield open all the way check the screws to see if you can snug em up into the header. If they are loose and won't snug up you can try a broken tooth...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-31-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 192
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: reat seat repair

Make sure the edge wires are not broken If they are do not weld them as they are spring steel. You can usually buy edge wire from an auto upholstery shop. Also make sure the metal spring ties are in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-29-2019, 09:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 406
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: ID 2 dr sedan pass seat?

Vicky or 400 perhaps?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-12-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,562
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Dave Lopes Fordor Model A

I heard it run in Portland in 2004. It sounded so different as to what we have all become accustomed to.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-30-2019, 11:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 214
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Toe-in

Duby Gauge.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-27-2019, 05:58 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 806
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: fordoor rain gutter help

Yo Mike. Go to Rockler wood working. You may want to consider cyanoacrilite Glue. Use a hypo to inject into the holes. the stuff will stabilize the wood fibers and dries in seconds. Then apply...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-25-2019, 07:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 636
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: sediment bowl filter issue

I use the WIX. Pops in no springs and no issues.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-24-2019, 08:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,614
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: letting go

Steve...Please stay on board. Wisdom comes from knowing when enough is enough. I too am having medical issues and have grown concerned about not being able to drive our Tudor any longer. We loved...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-24-2019, 08:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 636
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: sediment bowl filter issue

Been runnin the same for years with no issues. What gasket are you using?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-10-2019, 02:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: napa fuel filter

Yup....Same here. I also carry a spare filter and gasket.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-08-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 846
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Looking for a clear oil...

I have clear oil for my industrial sewing machine. I believe the intended use is for stainless steel components.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-07-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 517
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Headliner 1930 Tudor top bow spacing

When I redid my interior last year I I had to call Classtique for advise on my bow spacing. They told me there is no "correct" way. During production there were several different spacings. As Brent...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-03-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 518
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Starts then stops

Might try removing the gas cap and re-starting. Crud in the cap vents may have formed over the winter.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-25-2019, 09:30 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,662
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: Tudor Value

Agree with #13. Let me break your heart. I bought my 30 Tudor in 2001. Paid $8 grand. It was decent. By the time it was over I put another $10 grand in it. It still needs minor body work and paint....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-21-2019, 05:38 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,526
Posted By Tacoma Bob
Re: What modern points do you use?

Hi Chuck... I run modern. I bought a bought the "Best" that NAPA sells and they are just o.k.. I don't mind steppin up as long as the quality is there.
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