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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-28-2020, 08:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 380
Posted By JOES31
Re: Rebuilding the shift tower

Tom Endy has the best tutorial on rebuilding the tower:
If I can do it ,so can you-Dino Falabrino

You have to scroll down a bit, he has written a lot of good info.
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-24-2020, 07:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,741
Posted By JOES31
Re: What year F1 steering box for model A?

Mel Gross put in a 1956 box in ours. Still works great!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-13-2017, 07:53 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,403
Posted By JOES31
Re: My miss is gone

Bad gas and or water being finally burned out of the fuel supply?

x100 on MMO. I use it only in the gas.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-02-2017, 02:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,106
Posted By JOES31
Re: Rim truing

Hi Chris,
I will make a note of that but thank goodness his phone number didn't change.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-30-2017, 07:49 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,969
Posted By JOES31
Re: Thinking about investors.

Hi Tod,
I don't have either block. But I can do some probing on the jeep website forums and try to get something started. I will report back to you!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-30-2017, 01:15 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,969
Posted By JOES31
Re: Thinking about investors.

Tod-Listen good here.....
After you get the flathead V8 going and selling, I have another one for you......the 134 cu. flathead 4 that was used in the FORD GPW JEEP ENGINE not the Willys block would...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-20-2017, 08:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,959
Posted By JOES31
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-18-2015, 04:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,810
Posted By JOES31
Re: adhesive remover for weather strip

Sorry Teedog
That product is CARBED in California. Oh, it stands for California Air Resources Board. They are the ones that restrict anything that works well.
You might see if someone has some...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-01-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,254
Posted By JOES31
Re: Horrible Model A crash in Temple City CA

They just released the identity of the victims of the crash. Here is the link.

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 09-01-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 8,254
Posted By JOES31
Horrible Model A crash in Temple City CA

There was a horrible crash in Temple City California involving a Model A yesterday killing both passengers. Names have not been released. I am sure we might know them.
See the link below
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-27-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,388
Posted By JOES31
Re: Gas Trouble

I would do exactly as Mitch said.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-27-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,641
Posted By JOES31
Re: Parts supplier in California

You might contact www.earlyfordstore.com (http://www.earlyfordstore.com). They are in San Dimas which is just West of Montclair. Phone is 909 305-1955
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-02-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,459
Posted By JOES31
Re: Lets see who can figure this out

Yep
Used the rope method before. Works good if you can't get it off after removing the head nuts and starting the engine.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-07-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,225
Posted By JOES31
Re: What Aluminum Polish Works Like Simichrome?

Autosol, Blue Magic and what was mentioned above.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-11-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,678
Posted By JOES31
Re: What Brand of Multimeter Do You Suggest?

I have Fluke 117 that I thought I would like better than my old Simpson Mirror analog. Still use the Simpson over the 117 most of the time.

My advice for a meter is get a good one. Fluke is a...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-06-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,791
Posted By JOES31
Re: Too rich for my blood

I hope his insurance company doesn't see what he thinks it's worth. Do I see a premium increase in his near future?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-06-2015, 10:38 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 12,733
Posted By JOES31
Re: My new 1930 Town Sedan Deluxe

OD
I also like the white walls. I wonder why? Beautiful find. Have fun!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,316
Posted By JOES31
Re: Generator Adjustment

If you had a direct shot it would peg the ammeter all the way negative and you would see some smoke and could start a fire so from what you have said I would say there is something else drawing the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-03-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,316
Posted By JOES31
Re: Generator Adjustment

I am a little confused. Your post says you set your generator at 8 to 10 V, I assume you mean volts. Then when you turn the lights on it goes to -8 volts.

Going to -8 volts would seem...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-19-2014, 12:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,504
Posted By JOES31
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-18-2014, 11:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,504
Posted By JOES31
Re: headlight reflectors

Thanks
I'll check what type of filaments the current bulbs I am using have. What supplier has the correct filaments. The bulbs I am using came from Snyder's.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-18-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,504
Posted By JOES31
Re: headlight reflectors

I also installed the Brattons reflectors. They seem to be correct and a quality repo. Only problem I had was the adjustment screw didn't seem to make any difference in the beam. Otherwise the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-17-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 7,629
Posted By JOES31
Re: Help with window regulators

WR
It's frustrating with these Model A reproduction parts. I have found in a short time few reproduction parts that install without modification, God forbid you need a carburetor that will run...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-30-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,882
Posted By JOES31
Re: Lapping a pocked valve

I agree with Purdy. $57.00 for a new set of valves is the way to go. I'd also change the guides and springs depending on what condition they are in.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-20-2014, 01:05 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 11,797
Posted By JOES31
Re: Zenith or TillotsonCarb???

31modelA

Do not leave that copper line. Take it off and throw it as far as possible. I ended up with a fire on a 42 Willys Jeep years ago that causes a fire. I was very lucky that I didn't get...
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