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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 12:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 136
Posted By Werner
Re: AvGas in the ford

Hello Bill,

Avgas ist perfect fuell: no ethanol, contains plumbum. Pb is a perfect grease for the valves and the top piston ring.
I drive it von time to time in all my old cars.


B.t.w.: In...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 12:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 494
Posted By Werner
Re: White crap in carb bowl - Pic

Please tell me, what is gas with corn bagage?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 02:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 891
Posted By Werner
Re: Push down ignition switch

Hallo Bob, I see you have looked very carefully! Right, the bronze strips are secured on the distributor pins with the twisted wires. The twisted wire is bent to a "S". As a result, it pushes the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 06:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 891
Posted By Werner
Re: Push down ignition switch

Hallo Mike,

thank you for the hints. Yes, the complete ignition is already installed. Yes, that's tight fiddling.

But rather 100 ignition locks change than 1 again the rear leaf spring!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Yesterday, 12:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 494
Posted By Werner
Re: White crap in carb bowl - Pic

I use allways a little cup "Marvel's Mystery Oil" in the fuel tank. And never take gasoline with ethanol.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-22-2019, 02:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 494
Posted By Werner
Re: White crap in carb bowl - Pic

Hallo Keith,


this looks like zinc alcoholates. These are caused by fuels containing alcohol.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-21-2019, 05:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 313
Posted By Werner
Re: Rear main leak to clutch

Hallo Russ, on my A, the clutch slipped because a mixture of grease and oil touched the friction lining. Remedy brought the repeated spraying with a big lot of brake cleaner.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-21-2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 891
Posted By Werner
Re: Push down ignition switch

Good evening everyone,

today I received from Dick Crabtree a restored original Popp-Off ignition switch. Very nice quality! It's a great feeling to press the crisp key lock. Thanks again to all...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-20-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 534
Posted By Werner
Re: Dipstick level

Tach Daniel,


used properly, these concentrated additives are worth gold! I have even made the LM motor flush on our Roadster twice in a row and am amazed what came out of the oil sump for a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-20-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 534
Posted By Werner
Re: Dipstick level

Daniel, mache vor dem Ölwechsel eine Motorspülung/-reinigung von Liqui Moly + 1 Tankfüllung mit deren "Ventil-Sauber".


Nur "Ultimate 102" ist ohne Alkoholzusatz.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-20-2019, 07:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 534
Posted By Werner
Re: Dipstick level

Ausgelitert.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-19-2019, 03:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 534
Posted By Werner
Re: Dipstick level

Hallo Daniel,


ich halte meinen Motorölstand auf der Mitte der Ölmeßstab-Markierungen. Dies entspricht nach dem Ablassen einer Nachfüllmenge von 3 Liter.


Grüße ins Bajuwarenland vom...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-18-2019, 04:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 186
Posted By Werner
Revise 7-tooth steering

Hello and a good day. In the winter I will revise the 7-tooth steering with the complete set of MACs.

As an additional accessory, there is a bottom plate with a tube so that the steering gear...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-13-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 800
Posted By Werner
Re: Air conditioning in a open car

Hi AOK, as you can see from the swirling scarf and the flapping dog ears, you do not need an additional air conditioning machine!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-13-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,585
Posted By Werner
Re: Marvel's Mystery Oil

Back to the topic:

Inhalte

... may not be sold freely in Germany, because they are classified as carcinogenic.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-10-2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,542
Posted By Werner
Re: Ford Tri-Motor

Here is a nice picture of the Tri-Mot as a flying scale model. (Shown in "Modellflieger 10/2019").
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-09-2019, 04:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 586
Posted By Werner
Re: Electrolock question

I meant the attached picture of the label. Where was that attached to the armored cable from the ignition?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-09-2019, 02:17 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,585
Posted By Werner
Re: Marvel's Mystery Oil

Thank you for the many additions! I understand that MMO is not dangerous. Right?
I also understand that California is loved, but not by anyone. In Germany, the state of California is regarded as a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-08-2019, 02:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 586
Posted By Werner
Re: Electrolock question

Hallo, does anyone have a photo of how and where the Electrolock aluminum emblem was attached original on the armored cable?


I say thanks in advance!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-08-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,585
Posted By Werner
Marvel's Mystery Oil

Good evening, I use with visible success (combustion residues dissolve softly) Marvel's Mysterys Oil. Now I've heard that this fuel additive in California is not allowed due to health concerns (bad...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-01-2019, 02:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 487
Posted By Werner
Re: What size are my pistons

Hallo, at Ford in Germany, the piston size was stamped on the piston crown. Was not that in the USA?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2019, 02:02 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,748
Posted By Werner
Re: Tire Dressing

No this is not good! Nitro dilution dissolves the plasticizers in the rubbermix. In addition, degreasing reduces UV protection. Through both, the tires age faster, the flanks get cracked / become...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 616
Posted By Werner
Re: Oil Change Interval

I change all 500 Miles, because this is the only way to take out dust and abrasion.



(Although I drive >2500 ml/year, although I use modern synthetic. 500 is enough. )
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-31-2019, 03:08 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,546
Posted By Werner
Re: Mikes model A ford parts

I have a delicate question about this. I have often been implicated that MAC should not be good. But no one has definitely justified it.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2019, 06:36 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,546
Posted By Werner
Re: Mikes model A ford parts

Good results in two times this year.
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