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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-30-2018, 05:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: Pinion loose bearing

If the bearings you speak of are the bearings on the carriers assembly (see following picture) you can knurl them by using a center punch and dimpling the surface where the bearing sits with an...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-30-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 603
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: flywheel ring gear and bendix

The 1/2" starter is for the early 28's with the multi disc clutch, it was needed for clearance between the flywheel and housing, it also had a different headless bolt to hold the bendix spring in...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-20-2018, 04:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,913
Posted By Pinesdune
Tig welding door panel questions

Hi Brent, in total I have 5 projects to work on, a '29 Whippet, this 28 pickup, a '47 ford pickup, a '49 Hudson and my wife's '68 beetle. I took a basic welding course as part of my community college...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-19-2018, 08:42 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,913
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: Tig welding door panel questions

I like the cardboard template idea, that's a great idea.

Thanks for all the other ideas as well folks. [emoji106][emoji106][emoji106]

I've done some oxy welding in the past, for the cost of gas...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-19-2018, 04:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,913
Posted By Pinesdune
Tig welding door panel questions

Hello and Merry Christmas folks. Just going to start repair on a CCPU for my CAA truck. As I approached this project (and the stack of projects I am collecting as time goes on) I made the decision to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 12-08-2018, 09:48 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 14,790
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: OK! Let's get personal!

41 years young , got my A 4 ish years ago and merry Christmas [emoji319]
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-01-2018, 10:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,462
Posted By Pinesdune
Hand throttle not allowing throttle to go back to the idle screw?

You can bend the rod that's circled in the pic to make the adjustment you need , like you said it looks like it was bent before...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-21-2018, 11:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,952
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: warm model A motor begins to stutter

I second that! A coil without the resistor will overheat in the amount of time you've stated causing all sorts of gremlins once it heats up from too much voltage/time
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-21-2018, 09:29 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,694
Posted By Pinesdune
Psychological pressure from this forum to "upgrade". Fake news?

Why are you worried about psychological pressure from a forum? There's all types on here from purists to AV8'ers . It's your car drive it like grandpa did or like a bat outta he[emoji970][emoji970] ...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-18-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,018
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: 46 pickup

Yes sir, there's an oil fill under there.

Sorry for the slow response to everyone, been seeding the last week. She's going to be a blast to redo, picked up some rear shocks at the swap from the...
Forum: Early V8 (1932-53) 05-13-2018, 09:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,018
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: 46 pickup

Got an engine , actually 2 now !
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Saving iron from the scrap pile one piece at a time
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-09-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,492
Posted By Pinesdune
Fun Car Games for our Club's 40th Birthday & Summer Picnic

Get a big inflatable ball (4-5' across) and set up some goal posts a few hundred feet away, fastest time to score a goal wins...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 05-01-2018, 07:35 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,992
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: spark plug cleaning

Now you have really made me to want to get that critter going again just so I can play haha !
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-30-2018, 07:18 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,992
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: spark plug cleaning

The one I use I just use brute force to get the plug into the hole, I use it on any engines that don't get run much or have a tendency to foul the plugs, from the lawn mower to the John Deere D, my...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-30-2018, 06:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,659
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: Shaky Two Post lift

You could try one or two of these, I use one under the hitch of my 3/4 ton long box when working on it to take the wiggle out of it, it sure stabilizes things
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-26-2018, 07:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 854
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: What's up with this driveshaft?

It's the first style of drive shaft used on an A, the pinion bearings are adjusted via the larger diameter threads on the shaft rather than the on the pinion as with later A's
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-24-2018, 06:56 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,533
Posted By Pinesdune
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-23-2018, 10:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,533
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: Distributor Ignorance and HIGH Level of frustration

Ditto with what Syncro said, probably bushings and or shaft is wore, could be the cam too, just grab the shaft and see how much play is there to help isolate it. Here's a link that may help, good...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-16-2018, 10:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,104
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: Rear end rebuild/using new bearings with old brg

Always replace the race with a bearing, it's a cardinal rule in the world of pulling wrenches. If you feel the bearings and races are serviceable , that's your call, but try not to mix up bearings to...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-12-2018, 07:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 806
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: Oil pan differences

The JS say it was removed in early '29
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-11-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 806
Posted By Pinesdune
Oil pan differences

It will fit, the one with the removable plate was used on the early 28's
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-08-2018, 10:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 568
Posted By Pinesdune
Need guidance on installing correct floor & firewall finishes

LeBaron Boney or Cartouche seems like the typical go to's on the site, I've personally used LeBaron Boney products and was very happy with what they provided for my 28 sport coupe. The firewall is...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-04-2018, 01:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,679
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: Blow by/smoking issue

I'd clean it with varsol on a rag or something similar then wipe a bit of fresh oil in the cylinders. Quick question, does the stud you mention (#7) sit any different than the rest (sit higher out of...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-03-2018, 10:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,664
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: rideing the running boards

You can post it, no one is stopping you, as is mentioned above.... we've all done stupid stuff, live and learn, just don't end up as "that guy" as pertained above lol!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-03-2018, 05:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,664
Posted By Pinesdune
Re: rideing the running boards

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180403/38193e0f659f56f055842adc48db615a.jpg

My god, and I thought I had done some really questionable things!
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