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Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 06:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 466
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Building a Travel Toolkit

I got to ask and I am sure once it is said I for sure will know but what is a "t bone wrench"?

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) Today, 06:09 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 466
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Building a Travel Toolkit

If you are by yourself, include a current MARC and MAFCA Membership booklet with the items mentioned above. Trust me...those booklets DO COME IN HANDY WHEN YOU NEED HELP!

Pluck
Forum: Model-A 09-15-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 197
Posted By Steve Plucker
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-12-2019, 08:28 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 356
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Rumble seat instal

Originally there were D-nuts that were attached to the Rumble/Trunk lid to accept the two screws on the bottom of the backrest, right and left. However on some lids those D-nuts are not there but...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-07-2019, 09:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 237
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Crossmember

Bert's Model A's in Colorado.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-07-2019, 03:20 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,530
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Totaly "Restored" 1st Sport Coupe sold in San Francisco

Railcarmover...

Do you know what your assembly plant code and numbers are?

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-07-2019, 03:18 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,530
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Totaly "Restored" 1st Sport Coupe sold in San Francisco

Yes Gary...That could of also happened...It would be of interest to see what the assembly plant code on the body's subframe is. That for sure would tell us.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-07-2019, 10:27 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,530
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Totaly "Restored" 1st Sport Coupe sold in San Francisco

The following senario may occured with this car:

The earliest Sport Coupe that I have coming out of the San Francisco Assembly plant was *A6017* which went to Loyalton, CA.



This Sport...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-05-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 288
Posted By Steve Plucker
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-04-2019, 11:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 288
Posted By Steve Plucker
Rear Backing Plates

Minus the Brake Adjusting Wedge Bracket and the Service Brake Rear Actuating Levers on the Rear Backing Plate ...Is there any noticable difference between a 1928-29 and a 1930-31 Rear Backing Plate?...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-04-2019, 09:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 219
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: screws/bolts

They were an oval head (single slotted) screw (Same screws used in the trunk assembly).
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-02-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 141
Posted By Steve Plucker
Non-adjustable Brake Rods...2 different lengths?

According to the data there has always been, to my knowledge, just one length of the early/mid 1928 Non Adjustable Brake Rods.

That is being 52 inches in TOTAL length. (Centerline to centerline of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2019, 05:36 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,141
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Steering column bracket

Here is some information on the brackets:

http://www.plucks329s.org/pdf/gastank/Evo30_31gas_tank.pdf

Pluck

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-30-2019, 05:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 389
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Zero Grease Fitting Replacement

A small chisel and hammer...work your way around the zerk...it will soon come out.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-25-2019, 11:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 376
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Wire guage

That would be in the MARC/MAFCA Restoration Guidelines and Judging Standards in the Electrical section.

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-24-2019, 02:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 492
Posted By Steve Plucker
Buyer Beware...Emergency Brake Linings...Where is the Quality Control?

A few weeks ago I ordered from Bratton's a set of Emergency Brake Linings.

After they arrived, I installed them onto the E-Brake Bands...They came up 5/16" to short.

(Picture to follow)

I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-22-2019, 09:31 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 205
Posted By Steve Plucker
Early Model A Hubcaps...

What do the manufactures marks of "W", "R" and "*" stand for on the early Model A Ford hubcaps?

Thanks.

Pluck
Forum: Model-A 08-21-2019, 08:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 197
Posted By Steve Plucker
Metal Tire stems and dust caps

I am trying to complete my set of Schrader Tire valves.

I am in need of one (1) 6300 stem where the verbage is LENGTHWISE ON THE STEM.

I am also in need of 1 (1) #5602 Dust Cap which is 2-9/16"...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-14-2019, 07:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,402
Posted By Steve Plucker
Model A's and Woodstock...

Did anybody take their Model A to the Woodstock Music Festival 50 years ago?

Pluck
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-12-2019, 09:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Correct placement of front and rear grease baffles...

It is the orentation of the grease baffles that have the round metal spacers attached to them that are assembled to the front and rear backing plates. They can be assembled two ways...which is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-11-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By Steve Plucker
Correct placement of front and rear grease baffles...

What is the correct placement of the early front and rear grease baffles...those with the metal round spacers that are attached to them. These are the grease baffles located within the hub area next...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-06-2019, 08:58 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 463
Posted By Steve Plucker
Now what...Foot Rest Rubber insert

Just found out that the rubber insert for the Accelerator Foot Rest is no longer made. Was discontinued 15 years ago (Brattons). Had a nice one that was Cad Plated but the rubber part got removed...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-04-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 436
Posted By Steve Plucker
Oil Capacities...Which is it?

I was taking a look at several publications looking up "oil capacities" and see that they are all over the place OR there are some typographical errors.

Ford Service Bulletins:Page 227:
...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-01-2019, 11:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 477
Posted By Steve Plucker
Re: Rear Lower Trunk Panel

Here is some data to help you along:

http://www.plucks329s.org/pdf/studies/TRUNK_INSTRUCTIONS_Part_%203.pdf

Pluck
Forum: Model-A 07-30-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 169
Posted By Steve Plucker
Junker Pickup Bed with METAL Bracket for attaching Rear tail Light bracket

I am in need of the metal bracket that is riveted to the Model A Pickup bed that will attach the rear tail light bracket to.

It is part number A-78084 Floor Side Sill to License Bracket Support...
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