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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-11-2020, 08:28 PM
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Views: 936
Posted By vernlee
Re: Brake kit

Probably
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-11-2020, 07:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By vernlee
Re: engine tag

old men with old cars
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-11-2020, 09:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By vernlee
Re: engine tag

I do remember when this was done , I was just turning into a teen-ager so I didn't pay much attention , our address was - RR2 / or rural route 2 , then the house number , I like those the Good Ole...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-10-2020, 09:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By vernlee
Re: engine tag

Thanks , very interesting .
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-10-2020, 09:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By vernlee
Re: engine tag

Makes sense to me , what years was it zoned instead of zip code ? engine is a 53
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-09-2020, 04:31 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By vernlee
Re: engine tag

https://www.fordbarn.com/forum/attachment.php?attachmentid=446966&stc=1&d=1604957236
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 11-09-2020, 03:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 591
Posted By vernlee
engine tag

I was dismantling my 53 ford flathead v8 today and on the front of the engine is a brass tag that says - M&M Auto Parts Co. / Genuine Remanufactured / Detroit ID or IO not sure , Michigan , Then...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-12-2020, 07:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,841
Posted By vernlee
Re: Juice brakes

Potvin V8 , I have yet to figure out my MC linkage , I'm thinking of locating the battery in the trunk then welding a lever to the bottom of the brake pedal so that it is pushing instead of pulling ,...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-11-2020, 09:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 269
Posted By vernlee
Re: Floor shifter

Thanks for the info , $ 450 - $ 600 that's not going to happen , I'll try the swappers .

Vern
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-11-2020, 07:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 269
Posted By vernlee
Floor shifter

I'm probably looking for something that doesn't exist , a floor shifter for a 1953 F100 3 speed original trans , I've done some searching for new and used but came up empty handed , any info or leads...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-11-2020, 08:46 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,841
Posted By vernlee
Re: Juice brakes

Thanks Bruce , I had seen that article , pictures are worth a 1000 words
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-10-2020, 09:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,841
Posted By vernlee
Re: Juice brakes

PotvinV8 , yeah those brakes are sweet alright , but I'm not ready to sell the farm yet to get one , about all I'm lacking at this point to have everything to finish the job is the proper Master...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-10-2020, 04:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,841
Posted By vernlee
Re: Juice brakes

Mike Peters , Thanks for the pictures , I always enjoy seeing how some one else figures things out , Yes your right on the M.C. placement , that looks like a bear to add to , I've seen some pretty...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-09-2020, 04:48 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,841
Posted By vernlee
Re: Juice brakes

Nosetime , yeah I ordered the bearing kit along with the new spindles
Joe K , I think this will be a pretty safe system , cost wise - cheap compared to some I have seen , I do my own labor .
Purdy...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-09-2020, 07:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,841
Posted By vernlee
Re: Juice brakes

To late for the can of worms , I opened it ( lol ), yes please let me know what you find .

Vern
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-08-2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,841
Posted By vernlee
Juice brakes

I started putting some 1953 F100 brakes on my 31 A , I did a ton of research on this before starting the job , I bought the ring adapters to center the backing plates on the model a spindles , filled...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-08-2020, 07:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By vernlee
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-06-2020, 09:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By vernlee
Re: 1953 F 100 brakes

JSeery , after enlarging it more I see it is from rock auto , thanks
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-06-2020, 09:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By vernlee
Re: 1953 F 100 brakes

I was just assuming a complete kit would be easier as a all in one package , I have the new drums , I guess it never occurred to me to piece meal it out , thanks , I was also thinking and wondering...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 10-06-2020, 06:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 408
Posted By vernlee
1953 F 100 brakes

I'm putting juice brakes on my model a , I bought a complete rebuild brake kit for the rear f100 brakes , now I want a complete rebuild kit for the front , can't find anyone that sells one ? does...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-23-2020, 10:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,786
Posted By vernlee
Re: T5 Valley Machining Kit

https://vintagemetalworks.blogspot.com/2015/11/model-to-t5-adapters.html
here's the kit , hard to say total price , there is definitely some fab. work needed
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-23-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,786
Posted By vernlee
Re: T5 Valley Machining Kit

https://clampdowncomp.com/tech/installing-an-overdrive-t5-transmission-in-a-model-a-ford/

this is the best I have found , if the pics are a hassle don't worry about it , just fun to see other...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-23-2020, 06:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,786
Posted By vernlee
Re: T5 Valley Machining Kit

Got any pictures of your set up ? would love to see them , I'm doing the same thing
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-23-2020, 05:44 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 3,445
Posted By vernlee
Re: Car Will Not Start--No Apparent Spark

check the fuse by the starter , after checking everything , I checked this fuse last , that was it .
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 08-14-2020, 08:35 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,202
Posted By vernlee
Re: Off shore adjustable lifters

I 'm good friends with Harry and his family , Russ Bond started Wolverine Gear , just up the street from me in Osseo , MI. , our business cut push rods for W.G. for years , small world .
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