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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-31-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,787
Posted By M. Philips
Re: 6v Starter inspection

Thank you all for all the advice!
Tomorrow I will inspect the starter more
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-28-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,787
Posted By M. Philips
Re: 6v Starter inspection

I think the brushes are still oke, it started up right away


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijwXd781TAw&feature=youtu.be

Seemed to be a problem with uploading this video on here so.. youtube
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-28-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,787
Posted By M. Philips
Re: 6v Starter inspection

Thanks for the thread
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-28-2015, 04:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,787
Posted By M. Philips
Re: 6v Starter inspection

Should I go for an modern model a starter drive?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-28-2015, 04:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,787
Posted By M. Philips
Re: 6v Starter inspection

The bearing has no radial movement, but when I pull the bendix to the left like if it is lying on its side like on picture 1 then the bendix slides nearly 1cm over the long bolt. Is this normal?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-28-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,787
Posted By M. Philips
Re: 6v Starter inspection

The teeth of the gear on the worm shaft are a little demolished, can I just clean the rough edges and leave it for know?

I am not going to do a full rebuild of this car, just make it run once more
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-28-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,787
Posted By M. Philips
6v Starter inspection

My 1930 model a has been sitting for 50-60 years, so today
I pulled the starter to check if it still works.
And it does, now my question is what do I look for further?

I also so that there where...
Forum: Model-A 03-23-2015, 06:27 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 720
Posted By M. Philips
Model b engine

Hello

I am looking for a rebuilt model b engine,
anybody know one for sale ore has one for sale?
Am looking for a complete one if that is possible (long block)

grtz
Maeckel
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,045
Posted By M. Philips
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2015, 05:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,045
Posted By M. Philips
Re: Modern distributor

Thank you for the info.
Looks like they also have this for 6v,
Sow with this set up I would not have to constantly change
Pre-ignition?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-05-2015, 03:04 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,045
Posted By M. Philips
Re: Modern distributor

I was wrong with the modern distributor, I was talking about this set up:...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,045
Posted By M. Philips
Re: Modern distributor

Thinking it might be more reliable?
Then I don't have to botter with the preignition?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2015, 06:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,045
Posted By M. Philips
Modern distributor

Hi

I'm thinking of putting a modern distributor kit on my Model A
http://www.snydersantiqueauto.com/3761

Will this fit in the old housing?
Have some of you used this kind of kit?

This is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-08-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,113
Posted By M. Philips
Re: cragar wheels

oke thanks for the info!
probably measured wrong ;)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-08-2014, 03:37 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,113
Posted By M. Philips
cragar wheels

I know this is more of a purist and original forum, but I have a question for minor custom changes.

I am looking to put cragar 69 deluxe wheels on my model a but will this fit?
I know it is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-19-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 905
Posted By M. Philips
Rims

Is there a online shop where I can order rims for my model a?
Don't have to be wire wheels.

grtz
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-14-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,924
Posted By M. Philips
Re: Restarting a model A after 64 years of sitting.

Where should I find more information about the french assembled ones?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-13-2014, 04:52 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,924
Posted By M. Philips
Re: Restarting a model A after 64 years of sitting.

Hey Bob

The guy I bought the car from also has a 1928 5 window coupe, and he just lives the village next to mine. So I can always go to him for information. But I am also going to check the model...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-13-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,924
Posted By M. Philips
Re: Restarting a model A after 64 years of sitting.

Hey Bob

The guy I bought the car from also has a 1928 5 window coupe, and he just lives the village next to mine. So I c
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-13-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,924
Posted By M. Philips
Re: Restarting a model A after 64 years of sitting.

No no you can see it at the exterior cilinder walls that they are smaller, again so I have been told.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-13-2014, 02:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,924
Posted By M. Philips
Re: Restarting a model A after 64 years of sitting.

Thanks Tom, I will keep that in mind.
So the Zenith carb is the original carb also for the smaller engines?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-13-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,924
Posted By M. Philips
Re: Restarting a model A after 64 years of sitting.

Normally you can't bore a 2.2 to 3.2 ore less, because the cilinder wall isn't thick enough. So I have heard
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-13-2014, 02:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,924
Posted By M. Philips
Re: Restarting a model A after 64 years of sitting.

Oke thanks Mike, where can I find Brent?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-13-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,924
Posted By M. Philips
Re: Restarting a model A after 64 years of sitting.

That is the plan, here in Europe it is rare to find an all original non restored model a, if not hardly impossible. One happy dude right here!!
Wish it had the big bore though.. think 20hp will be...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-13-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 6,924
Posted By M. Philips
Re: Restarting a model A after 64 years of sitting.

Thank you, I forgot to mention to let water go through the radiator.
Sow I don't necessarily have to professionaly let the gastank cleaned out?
I will try to put carbcleaner down there and see what...
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