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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-12-2018, 04:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 554
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: The story of GAZ A/AA

Thank you so much for sharing the Russian GAZ/AA posting - a fascinating piece of history .
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 232
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Mochi carb ID

Thanks Joop, looks similar to the Mochi 3 that started this thread, other than end entry for fuel inlet
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,250
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: question. simple starter motor conversion to 12v

" I know Model T guys use an old Bendix spring as a 'dropping' resistor, "

How on earth can this work??? What's the resistance of a bendix spring?? I can understand welding wire is a decent...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 863
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: 1930-31 Front Apron Tool Box

No. Not with that tool box.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 232
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Mochi carb ID

Sorry, You're right Purdy. I was thinking of the round bowl Tilly like this pic. On examining it this Mochi 3 puzzler is completely different
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 232
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Mochi carb ID

Yes, Good point. Here's some more pics.... idle passage goes up through body, venturi different .... Is it based on one of the cast iron Tillotsons? Any body know a source of gaskets for it?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-10-2018, 10:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 232
Posted By johnbuckley
Mochi carb ID

Not seen one of these before. Can anyone confirm that it's made in Argentinia and is for a model B. Has anyone stripped down and restored one of these? Any help appreciated.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-09-2018, 10:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 611
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Idle temp

sorry duplicate post!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-09-2018, 10:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 611
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Idle temp

steam and spitting ( if any )should be out of overflow only ... check overflow pipe is clear ( use airline to blow through it)....Try another rad cap for a better seal.... don't believe any...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 557
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Motor Starts Then Stops

Yeah! been there, done that too!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 08-05-2018, 04:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 557
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Motor Starts Then Stops

You are right in always thinking electrics first , but in this case it could be fuel starvation- with only sufficient gas getting through to s-l-o-w-l-y fill the carb bowl? muck in fuel line , gas...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-27-2018, 05:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 660
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Water Pump question

.. Now that's better than a hose clip on the shaft! ( and about time too!) Who sells them and what's the part #? The collars that have been available up to now work well but you need to remove fan...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-20-2018, 06:50 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 450
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Model BF Ford carb (1932-34)

Can you post a pic, many Model Bs ended up with non standard carbs over the years. I have info/data on some of them. Is it the alloy 33 VEM- 2 you're after? I have details of the jetting for the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-15-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 345
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Leak with rebuilt tillotson

You beat me to the diagnosis, but I too have come across a brand new Tillotson float with a pin hole in it! As J Franlin advises...check them all , even new ones.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-12-2018, 03:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 726
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Gas tank leaking

Thank you.
John B
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-10-2018, 03:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 726
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Gas tank leaking

Thanks, Is there a diagram anywhere of where it's bolted and what to remove to access it?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 07-10-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 726
Posted By johnbuckley
Gas tank leaking

Friend has left hand drive 1930 Tudor. Fuel is leaking from the left side of the tank. I assume the leak is from the steering column bracket.. Two questions for the Ford Barners
a) Is there any...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2018, 06:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 748
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Hand throttle not allowing throttle to go back to the idle screw?

If you get fed up of bending, twisting, rotating, things then this little gadget is a tidy solution sometimes .( from Synders catalog)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-02-2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,443
Posted By johnbuckley
Wink Re: Hotter Than Normal

That's the problem with temp gauges and oil pressure gauges- just another thing to worry about;)
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-31-2018, 03:30 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,443
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Hotter Than Normal

Not querying your view Purdy, but why would a too small points gap cause it to run hot. (assuming the hand timing lever is used correctly) ... I can belief that a closed points gap might cause the...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-18-2018, 05:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,722
Posted By johnbuckley
copyright of this picture

We'd like to publish this diagram in a forthcoming booklet about the Model A. Does anyone know who holds the copyright?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-16-2018, 03:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 454
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: Made in Denmark

Have you tried
"Dansk A Ford Klub" with home page www.dfak.dk
"Vamdrup Ford A Klub" with home page www.forda.dk
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-11-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 507
Posted By johnbuckley
Early 21 inch wheel vs later 21 inch wheel

How can you tell if 21 inch wheel is the early ( AR) type or the later type? Can someone give me the width of the inner centre for the two types ?
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-11-2018, 01:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: 29 Tudor Wheel questions

Fred 93's wheel doesn't look like an early one . Although the info is in the wservice bulletins it's but still not easy to spot the wheel difference, unless the wheels are side by side...I'll start...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-11-2018, 01:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 511
Posted By johnbuckley
Re: 29 Tudor Wheel questions

[QUOTE=BILL WILLIAMSON;1627897]Could they possibly be Early '28 wheels, on ' 29 drums???? humm I wondered that too hence my query...what's an easy way of telling an early AR wheel from a later 21...
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