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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-23-2017, 01:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,351
Posted By green30coupe
Re: Anyone have any experience with Speedometers?

I'm a repeat customer with Papanick. I couldn't be more satisfied. Jr. does it right! I'm sure others would also, but my experience has been with him. Ed in Mississippi
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-04-2015, 11:07 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 962
Posted By green30coupe
Re: Zephyrhills autofest

Still available in Inverness. I drove past where it was parked today.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-24-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 775
Posted By green30coupe
Re: OT, window stickers

An RV sate sticker map might fit the window. Search eBay for "RV state sticker map" and see if you can find a size that will work.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-15-2015, 06:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,228
Posted By green30coupe
Re: What's the trick for installing lower spring on motor mount

With the engine out I used a 6" C clamp to compress the springs enough to get the nut started. Doesn't take much pressure & I used a rag to keep from scratching the paint on the motor mount and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-02-2015, 03:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,150
Posted By green30coupe
Re: 7 degrees - one minor complaint

I keep a small battery powered fan (from Dollar Tree that I glued a magnet to) and use it as a defroster when it is raining. Not sure about it working in sub-freezing temps, but for a dollar it might...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-14-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,543
Posted By green30coupe
Re: Any news on obtaining reliable ammeter?

email address failed. Do you have another for Dan?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-21-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 8,320
Posted By green30coupe
Re: Tires

215 70R16. $106 each plus $3 per valve stem at Walmart. Mounted "free".
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 10-21-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 8,320
Posted By green30coupe
Re: Tires


16" wheels with 30-31 centers on a Model A bus. Goodyear radials.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-25-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 10,609
Posted By green30coupe
Re: Who installs "your" tires?

Does it later make your tire slip on the wheel?:confused:
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-27-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,241
Posted By green30coupe
Re: moving radiator to remove water pump

I also do it Tom's way. Suggest putting old blankets (or mover's blankets from Harbor Freight) over spares, tank/cowl, headlights and radiator shell for insurance against scratching. I made a prop to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,738
Posted By green30coupe
Re: Model A wheel powder coat


Can I have powder coated wheels re-powder coated?
This depends on if the wheels have been properly blasted before they were coated the first...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-25-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,738
Posted By green30coupe
Re: Model A wheel powder coat

Are you referring to : http://modelawheelcolors.com/ ? I have ordered powder from them twice with excellent service. But, the last time was April of this year.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-02-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,592
Posted By green30coupe
Re: What are we doing for The Fourth?

Yes. It falls between the 3rd and 5th of July.:D
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-19-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,145
Posted By green30coupe
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-16-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,442
Posted By green30coupe
Re: L. D. Becker

My understanding is that the two brothers didn't see eye-to-eye after their Dad passed away and Daryl moved the business to N.C.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-04-2014, 07:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,779
Posted By green30coupe
Re: Rear end noise solved!

I agree with Tom. Your U joint may be dry also. If you are not going to pull the rear end, you might at least want to remove the speedometer gear housing (again) and pump some good grease...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-27-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,092
Posted By green30coupe
Re: removing steering wheel

Unbolt from frame and gas tank. Remove rear window (or roll down if you have a roll down rear window) Horn rod can then be removed. But, not too much more to remove the whole thing from the car.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-31-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,801
Posted By green30coupe
Re: My Biggest Fear

My wife says I will have the shortest obituary:

"Ed's dead. Cars for sale"
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-21-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,991
Posted By green30coupe
Re: "How to Start a Model A" Song Video

Thanks, Will! I would share it with all the members of my club, but most are "technically challenged"! ��
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-09-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 6,277
Posted By green30coupe
Re: MAC's bought out

I crossed them off of my "PLACES TO ORDER FROM" list several years ago. Seems changing hands hasn't improved their operation.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-04-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,173
Posted By green30coupe
Re: Battery keeps dying

Shouldn't a year old gel battery be guaranteed?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-22-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,291
Posted By green30coupe
Re: Removing Built Up Wax From Body Seams?

Detailers use what they call a cut-off paint brush. Detail suppliers sell them and I suppose you could carefully cut a soft bristled paint brush flush and about " from the metal band to make one...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-25-2013, 08:58 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,103
Posted By green30coupe
Re: Engine warm up

Too bad Betty was so cold natured. :D
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,617
Posted By green30coupe
Re: steering wheel orientation

A steering wheel can be off enough to block line-of-sight to the speedometer. Quite annoying!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-18-2013, 10:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,867
Posted By green30coupe
Re: How to slow your work in one easy motion

Used voice recognition software and deleted the bad language.
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