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by Novice
Thu Jun 04, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ford Tudor Sedan
Replies: 4
Views: 121

Re: Ford Tudor Sedan

The 26 & 27s Cars had the gas tank under the dash board with filler on the back of the hood under flip up gas door. gas line came through the middle of the firewall on the right side with a brass gas bowl and gas cut off valve. The 26/27s also came with a vaporizer carburetor which many folks have r...
by Novice
Sun May 31, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Fall Hershey
Replies: 42
Views: 745

VIRTUAL HERSHEY ON LINE

How about a Virtual Hershey on line where every thing for sale is put on line with a set up similar to e-bay with boxes for each seller and picture or list of what he has for sale and when You click the box. Full information and all the pictures pop up. could be set up with search So You could searc...
by Novice
Thu May 28, 2020 1:01 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1926 Touring-National winner-significant price reduction
Replies: 22
Views: 9861

Re: 1926 Touring-National winner-significant price reduction

Back to the top for this prize winner.
by Novice
Fri May 22, 2020 12:32 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Kerosene headlight identification
Replies: 6
Views: 224

Re: Kerosene headlight identification

What You have is a front cowl light. the tail lights looked almost the same with a large red lens and a small clear license plate lens. with no rings in the glass. some had a small red lens and a large license plate clear lens. to satisfy vehicle Illumination laws. But Henry beat them at their own g...
by Novice
Thu May 21, 2020 1:38 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: State Farm License plate topper
Replies: 5
Views: 541

Re: State Farm License plate topper

e-mail sent 5-20-20. 5:58 pm MTFCA You may be having problems receiving their notifications. Hello Unprr, The following is an email sent to you by Novice via your account on "MTFCA Forum". If this message is spam, contains abusive or other comments you find offensive please contact the webmaster of ...
by Novice
Wed May 20, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Pandemic 1918 / 2020
Replies: 42
Views: 1104

Re: Pandemic 1918 / 2020

Like they say if You live long enough something will KILL YOU.
by Novice
Wed May 20, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ultra rare Timber brake system?
Replies: 20
Views: 816

Re: Ultra rare Timber brake system?

I wonder if it has Leaf springs ?
by Novice
Wed May 20, 2020 4:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Should I get a Model T or A?
Replies: 25
Views: 942

Re: Should I get a Model T or A?

GREAT News! The Honda Odyssey will be a good first vehicle. Large. reasonably safe. and Room up front for You ham rig. and plenty of room in the back for hauling model T parts. Probably can put a trailer hitch on the back to haul Your future model T around. Might want to put a back up camera on it i...
by Novice
Tue May 19, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Should I get a Model T or A?
Replies: 25
Views: 942

Re: Should I get a Model T or A?

John. Heed the advice of the man down under. Buy a modern car for Your first car while You are learning and fine tuning Your driving skills. research says it takes most new driver's five years to develop the skill set most seasoned drivers have and the modern car will help keep You out of harms way ...
by Novice
Tue May 19, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Pandemic 1918 / 2020
Replies: 42
Views: 1104

Re: Pandemic 1918 / 2020

My Original post was the effect of the 1918 Pandemic on The Ford Motor Company and model T production since the number of engines manufactured for that year dropped by about 50 % or 400,000 engines. Seems there were a number of factors with over 2000 Ford workers being sick a part it. I see Ford and...
by Novice
Tue May 19, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ultra rare Timber brake system?
Replies: 20
Views: 816

Re: Ultra rare Timber brake system?

THE SAP IS FLOWING!
by Novice
Fri May 15, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Pandemic 1918 / 2020
Replies: 42
Views: 1104

Re: Pandemic 1918 / 2020

Wayne. Thanks for Your comments. Yes many factors involved. Government SLOW pay is still a fact of life a 100 yrs later. folks in New Orleans.Houston and many others still waiting for Hurricane relief probably Hurricane Sandy as well ? The uncanny information I found was how the situation in 1918 wa...
by Novice
Fri May 15, 2020 2:34 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Pandemic 1918 / 2020
Replies: 42
Views: 1104

Pandemic 1918 / 2020

I was interested in what effect the pandemic of 1918 had on The Ford Motor company and model T production.looking at engine serial numbers for 1918 it shows a dramatic drop in production with only 382,246 engines built in 1918. a difference of about 400,000 engines in the years before and after. 191...
by Novice
Thu May 14, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Old wall mounted phone
Replies: 8
Views: 751

Old Rotary Telephone

A old copper pair. wired phone system will still work. The central telephone Office processes both touch tone and pulse/Rotary. But if You have ATT U Verse. Magic Jack. vonage.sprint.comcast.infinity or any of the other VOIP phone system's that uses a computer or web router. The old rotary/ pulse ph...
by Novice
Sun May 10, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ford Motor Company 1918 Pandemic
Replies: 1
Views: 453

Ford Motor Company 1918 Pandemic

The 1918 pandemic would have occurred in the hay day of model T production. Any archive records on what effect was on the company or employees.
just looking at motor numbers for the years around 1918 looks like they dropped way off for 1918. and then popped back for 1919.
by Novice
Fri May 01, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS: Speedometer - Tach for 12V distributor T's
Replies: 5
Views: 390

Re: FS: Speedometer - Tach for 12V distributor T's

Please post pictures of the unit with the scale visible.
by Novice
Sat Apr 25, 2020 10:24 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: For Sale-1925 T Fordor Sedan- Sold
Replies: 9
Views: 2212

Re: For Sale-1925 T Fordor Sedan- Price Reduced

Henry. The $3800 is the reduced price like it says at the top of the ad. The original ad was I believe for $4250 ? and did not say reduced price. the original ad has been modified which is something the new forum will allow You to do rather than having to scroll down to the last post to see if the p...
by Novice
Thu Apr 23, 2020 4:36 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: 1915 single contact headlights
Replies: 9
Views: 456

Magneto voltage control

There are a number of ways to regulate the magneto output voltage to the head lights to maintain a fairly constant voltage / brightness. there was a article about using a standard model T spark coil. coil/core to make a magnetic magneto voltage regulator. or go electronic rectifier / regulator. see ...
by Novice
Wed Apr 22, 2020 9:13 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: HORN
Replies: 1
Views: 412

Re: HORN

e-mail sent Tuesday 4-21-20
by Novice
Tue Apr 21, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: WTB 26/27 Switch / Amp Assy.
Replies: 3
Views: 299

Rebuild Your old switch

If You have a old switch. Ben Martin can rebuild it to like new. Your old rebuilt switch will be much better than Chinese reproductions vendors sell.

Ben Martin. 770-938-3376
Tucker,GA
by Novice
Sun Apr 12, 2020 7:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: LIVE Video Webinar for MTFCA Easter Sunday
Replies: 35
Views: 1429

Re: LIVE Video Webinar for MTFCA Easter Sunday

My First Zoom group.Would be nice it there was a roster of who was signed in.So You know Your really connected not just watching. I know this was the first but it didn't seem like a group gathering. Seemed like I was ease drooping on a conversation between Chris and Jeff. Loved the green screen and ...
by Novice
Sun Apr 12, 2020 1:44 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1924 Ford Coupe
Replies: 6
Views: 880

Re: 1924 Ford Coupe

Looks like it needs a complete roof. just the slats seem to be showing in photos ?
by Novice
Sat Apr 11, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Top/Lid for Boyco Running Board Cans
Replies: 16
Views: 991

3D Parts Printer

You may be able to have the lid reproduced including the logo with a 3D printer.
by Novice
Mon Apr 06, 2020 12:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: New engine start-up ----- NOISE!
Replies: 51
Views: 2278

Re: New engine start-up ----- NOISE!

Mike. Give Ross Lilleker a call. " Mr Model T" in College Station. 979-218-4083. He has probably heard ever strange sound a model t can make.
Good Luck
by Novice
Sun Mar 29, 2020 5:57 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Turn signals
Replies: 29
Views: 1636

Hockey Puck Lights

If You don't want to install turn signals or additional lighting. But would still like to improve the visibility of the back of Your black car You can use the rechargeable hockey puck magnetic lights with a programmable flash pattern to get the most visibility attention from tailgaters.
by Novice
Tue Mar 24, 2020 11:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Had A Fellow Model T Brother Show Up...,
Replies: 6
Views: 731

Re: Had A Fellow Model T Brother Show Up...,

Well said. Many folks refused to be confused by the facts! They would rather be dead right then admit their wrong. Dom Is that a 5 MPH bumper ?
by Novice
Tue Mar 24, 2020 1:03 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Turn signals
Replies: 29
Views: 1636

Re: Turn signals

Color of lights is washed out in photos. tail lights are Bright red with brake lights on. forward facing lights are amber in running light mode.
by Novice
Tue Mar 24, 2020 12:51 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Turn signals
Replies: 29
Views: 1636

Re: Turn signals

Pictures of dual face amber/Red saddle post mount lights.
by Novice
Tue Mar 24, 2020 12:37 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Turn signals
Replies: 29
Views: 1636

Re: Turn signals

I used harbor freight dual face red/amber trailer lights. Bob Doris fabricated the brackets which attach to the top tie down post on each side of the touring. The set of lights on the rear has good visibility of the amber lights from the front of the car as well as red Tail,stop,turn. from the rear....
by Novice
Sat Mar 21, 2020 2:41 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Gas life span
Replies: 14
Views: 889

Sta-Bil gas treatment

When they started putting ethanol in gasoline that's when the trouble started with fuel going bad in as little as three months. I now use sta-bil fuel stabilizer in all my gas engine fuel. Model T, lawn mowers, power generator. any thing that is not used on a regular basic and sits for long periods ...
by Novice
Fri Mar 13, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Is my MotoMeter normal?
Replies: 10
Views: 806

Re: Is my MotoMeter normal?

I have 2 Ts with Motometers both come up into viewing range after the engine warms up but never get into the circle "summer average" the 26 touring has a water pump and when I shut the engine off it pegs the MotoMeter for about a minute belching a little coolant out the over flow. The 23/26 open exp...
by Novice
Thu Mar 12, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Period Picture- The Corner Store
Replies: 7
Views: 940

Re: Period Picture- The Corner Store

How many starts are on the flag.
by Novice
Sun Mar 08, 2020 2:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Chaffin's Garage is not closing
Replies: 45
Views: 4643

Re: Chaffin's Garage is not closing

Congratulation's ? I hope the deal is sealed and Mark has it in writing.
by Novice
Sun Mar 08, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Insurance company recommendations
Replies: 41
Views: 3060

Re: Insurance company recommendations

I have had Classic Car Insurance for many years before I got My first T. Full coverage,towing,glass,fire U name it. They also insure Classic collector cars that are less than 20 years old. Only requirements. Car is Garaged and You have another car for general transportation. I pay less for four old ...
by Novice
Fri Mar 06, 2020 12:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Period Picture- KABOOM!
Replies: 11
Views: 1556

Re: Period Picture- KABOOM!

Mark. Your right! it was fused after all. In a perfect world You don't need them.
by Novice
Thu Mar 05, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Period Picture- KABOOM!
Replies: 11
Views: 1556

Re: Period Picture- KABOOM! NO FUSE

That's what can happen when the electrical system is not fused.
by Novice
Sun Mar 01, 2020 9:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ignition key stolen!
Replies: 25
Views: 1852

Re: Ignition key stolen!

Go Figure! Some people will steal anything. When I go to the big auto show in Houston there are always some new cars with gear shift and radio knobs missing. And when I take My T to a show I remove the Key. At My first show a small kid while sitting in my car tried to turn the key and then take it o...
by Novice
Fri Feb 21, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: LEDs when turned off
Replies: 23
Views: 2336

6 volt LED lights when turned off

I bought both types for My 26. The round ones like kevin has seem to work the best. I have knock off logo lights from a different Co which were less than half price of the logo lights which are pricey. The problem I found with the wedge shaped lights was two fold. the lights put out a funny pattern ...
by Novice
Fri Feb 14, 2020 12:52 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: New gasoline shut off valve sticking?
Replies: 28
Views: 2367

Electric gas valve

A electric valve at the gas tank will eliminate the problem and be out of sight on pre 26 models and eliminate the need to raise the hood every time You start the car reducing wear on the hood hinges and catches. The vendors sell both 6 & 12 volt valves. Both of my Ts have the cheap brass valves tha...
by Novice
Wed Feb 05, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: SOLD. 1923 Chevy Superior
Replies: 8
Views: 2400

Re: Price Drop: 1923 Chevy Superior $7300

GREAT! It is amazing to Me how far Chevy design was ahead of Ford until the model A came out in 28. I have a 26 T touring and the 23 chevy was much more advanced than My Ford. But trailing edge makes for a cheaper more affordable car. You follow the leader and adapt tried and true features that the ...
by Novice
Wed Feb 05, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: SOLD. 1923 Chevy Superior
Replies: 8
Views: 2400

Re: Price Drop: 1923 Chevy Superior $7300

BTT 1923 Chevy Superior.
by Novice
Thu Jan 02, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Rehabilitating a Motometer
Replies: 7
Views: 835

Re: Rehabilitating a Motometer

I have two reproduction Motometers No red can be seen in either till the engine heats up or I put the end in hot water. I also have one that came with the car and have tapped in on the spare tire and put it in hot water with no success. bought replacements off E-Bay.
by Novice
Wed Jan 01, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Tail lights, brake lights, and turn signals
Replies: 21
Views: 1728

Re: Tail lights, brake lights, and turn signals

If You rewind the starter for 12 volts or replace the starter with a 12 volt one. that will be more expensive. If the 6 volt Generator is good add a fun projects voltage regulator to replace the cutout. They also sell 6 to 12 volt converters that are cheap and will power Your 12 volt devices. I have...
by Novice
Wed Jan 01, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS Chevy 490 Steering Box/Column
Replies: 4
Views: 780

Four Letter Word.

That's what Chevrolet said about Ford being a four letter word back in the twenties when many of Chevy innovations were winding up on later model Fords. Chevy was on the cutting edge and Ford was on the trailing edge for many of the early years. Competition was good for both of them. They fed off ea...
by Novice
Wed Jan 01, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: SOLD. 1923 Chevy Superior
Replies: 8
Views: 2400

Re: Off Topic: For Sale- 1923 Chevy Superior

Looks a lot like the 26/27 New Improved model Ts that came out 3 years later with a more streamline look. one man top and the raked windshield.
by Novice
Wed Dec 18, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Ever run out of Gas??????
Replies: 17
Views: 1816

OUT of Gas! Dont pull Choke.

Ran out of gas sitting under the car port running the engine for a few minutes to keep it limbered up. when it ran out of gas. I pulled the choke and it started ran rough for a half a minute or so and stopped. started again same thing. I turned off the gas valve at the carb. and the next day put gas...
by Novice
Thu Dec 12, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Model T Ford Pilot Light MT-3948 on E-Bay
Replies: 0
Views: 322

Model T Ford Pilot Light MT-3948 on E-Bay

This light turns with the steering of the car You turn left it shines left. Looks like a early version of a ditch light. Found on e-bay thought someone here might be interested. Buy it now $50. + 15 shipping.
by Novice
Tue Dec 10, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1927 Ford Model T Speedster armadillo body OK USA $14,000 OBO
Replies: 15
Views: 2627

Re: 1927 Ford Model T Speedster armadillo body OK USA $14,000 OBO

I think it may sound normal for a engine with a high compression head and a performance cam. Engine lopes when Idling and smooths out when You nail it. May also have a little valve clatter and may run smoother with high octane fuel ? I remember the pre computer high compression. high performance eng...
by Novice
Tue Dec 10, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FS 1921 Express Delivery
Replies: 22
Views: 5417

Re: FS 1921 Express Delivery

LOOKS GREAT' What kind of Headlights are on the truck. Look like early Chevrolet.
by Novice
Fri Dec 06, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: What do you use to heat your (freezing) shop for your T?
Replies: 44
Views: 3479

HEAT PUMP

Most Heat Pumps use outside air heat exchangers and stop working when the temp gets close to 40 degrees . and switch over to a resistance heating element. A water source heat pump that uses a loop of pipe buried under the ground or well water is most efficient and will work year round. even up North...
by Novice
Thu Dec 05, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Model T accident in Kerrville TX yesterday
Replies: 46
Views: 5130

EXTRA SAFETY LIGHTS

Bob Doris designed this bracket to fit on My model T touring tie down post. Use's standard tractor supply trailer lights with 1157 dual filament bulbs and dual facing amber front and red rear lens or amber front and back. can be seen well from the front and rear of the car. tri function. running, st...
by Novice
Fri Nov 22, 2019 12:58 am
Forum: Forum Support Questions
Topic: FS 1923 stretch
Replies: 10
Views: 2294

Post moved by Jeff Assistant to the Grand Poobah.

Fordrelic originally posted the stretch 23 in classified parts for sale section back on Sept 22 because it was a parts car. On Oct 20 Mark Osterman questioned Fordrelic if it was indeed a 1923. Fordrelic answered on Oct 21 that it was indeed a 1923. and a few days later. Jeff Assistant to the Grand ...
by Novice
Tue Nov 12, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1926 Model T coupe restored.
Replies: 4
Views: 2241

Re: 1926 Model T coupe restored.

Carl. I have no connection to the car. just thought it was a very nice car that should be exposed to a larger audience on the Forum classified ads.
Jasper Alabama is a small town with a population of 13,600
by Novice
Sat Nov 09, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1926 Model T coupe restored.
Replies: 4
Views: 2241

Re: 1926 Model T coupe restored.

BTT
by Novice
Sat Nov 09, 2019 3:07 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 26953
Replies: 8
Views: 3455

1912 Touring

BTT
by Novice
Wed Nov 06, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Buying on Craig's List
Replies: 69
Views: 6155

Re: Buying on Craig's List

Here or two types of LED Headlight dual filament bulbs. The round one is 6 volt and seems to work the best and can be used for a rear stop / tail light depending on light housing. it is not dependent on headlight socket pin orientation like the wedge shaped bulb is. which operates on 6 to 30 volts v...
by Novice
Tue Nov 05, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Vintage authenticity?
Replies: 104
Views: 6722

Re: Vintage authenticity?

Tom. Night driving can be dangerous depending on the car, road and traffic. I don't think there is much of a head on threat but there is GREAT DANGER from vehicles coming up behind You. Black rear end of a Model T very hard to see in the dark. You are going 25 to 30 MPH with drivers behind You doing...
by Novice
Mon Nov 04, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: thermostat part number
Replies: 2
Views: 317

COOD BLOODED T

Langs has 160 & 180 degree Thermostat's and gaskets $8.25 & Gasket $1.95 P/N A-TH160 & A-TH180. My 26 touring with a water pump and no hot air pipe runs too cool and is slow to warm up could use a thermostat. The 26 truck without a WP and with a hot air pipe seems to warm up OK here in Texas but up ...
by Novice
Mon Nov 04, 2019 12:05 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1914 Touring Car
Replies: 8
Views: 4585

Model T fordor

Please post information and pictures on the fordor if it is still for sale. Thanks
by Novice
Sun Nov 03, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: 1926 Fordor Body
Replies: 10
Views: 1536

Re: 1926 Fordor Body

LOCATION LOCATION LOCATION. Nice when You can hop in the truck and go pick it up. A different story when its 2400 miles away at 1.25 per mile.
A Young mans project. Good Luck with the completion.
by Novice
Sun Nov 03, 2019 1:17 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Motometer thermo replacement part
Replies: 28
Views: 2417

Mercury Danger

"What doesn't KILL You makes You stronger" ? There are thousands of mercury switches still out there in every thing under the sun many inside a glass bulb waiting to get broken.
by Novice
Wed Oct 30, 2019 1:08 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: New accessory item, GUESS
Replies: 43
Views: 3513

Re: New accessory item, GUESS

Emergency axle. Cable operated brake equalizer.
by Novice
Sun Oct 27, 2019 1:29 am
Forum: OT - Off topic
Topic: Electrics and autonomouses
Replies: 33
Views: 2829

Standardized Quick Change Electric Car Batteries

This electric car thing wont fly well until Bucky's installs fast chargers. Gas Today at Murphy's was $2.08 a gallon hard for electric cars to compete with cheap gas and if every one had a electric car the grid couldn't handle the load and You would haft to schedule when to charge your car. To make ...
by Novice
Sun Oct 27, 2019 12:49 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Buying on Craig's List
Replies: 69
Views: 6155

Arizona Sleeper

Tom. That is one beautiful car. and has a lot of extras that were not mentioned or shown in the original cL ad. that only had a front & back photo and no mention of the many things done to the car except engine work. If the ad had stated every thing the car had done to it with more photos like You p...
by Novice
Sat Oct 26, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1926 Model T coupe restored.
Replies: 4
Views: 2241

1926 Model T coupe restored.

FYI CraigsList. Jasper Alabama.
1926 Model T - $9500 (jasper)
Delivery available.
1926 Model T restored, new interior, 6 volt electric start. may trade for tractor with bucket.
https://bham.craigslist.org/grd/6997944667.html
by Novice
Thu Oct 24, 2019 2:07 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: How cold do you drive?
Replies: 69
Views: 4792

Heated Clothing

For the die hard winter drivers. You might try what the Motorcycle Cops use. heated socks, gloves,pants,vest. Goggle heated clothing. most run off a lithium battery good for 10 hours between charge or run off 12 volt car battery.
by Novice
Tue Oct 22, 2019 11:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: '26-'27 brakes
Replies: 5
Views: 508

Re: '26-'27 brakes

Tinkerin Tips Volume I. Copy Right 1988 by Ted Aschman has a project article called. " Poor Man's Rocky Mountain Brakes". Pg 48. where the rear emergency brakes are connected to the regular brake pedal. and the emergency brake leaver still can operate independently of the transmission brake. using a...
by Novice
Tue Oct 22, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 26953
Replies: 8
Views: 3455

1912 Touring. Legit Ad 1912/13. 25 engine $15,000

I spoke with Bill on the phone. He sounds legit. Had a nice conversation about Ts. He seems to know His stuff. long time MTFCA member. He has three Ts and wants to sell this one. has had the engine gone through. It is a touring that came from Louisiana 6 years ago.Has electric starter six volt, Mag ...
by Novice
Tue Oct 22, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Buying on Craig's List
Replies: 69
Views: 6155

Fudge Stick

Tom. The free neutral in My 26 does not work. I cut a 2x4 that goes between the seat frame and clutch pedal to disengage the clutch for moving the car around the shop without the motor running.

Have Fun
Jim
by Novice
Mon Oct 21, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: How cold do you drive?
Replies: 69
Views: 4792

4 Dr Sedan

Tom. This winter You will have Your soon to be delivered 26 sedan to putt around in. But You might want to install a Hot Air pipe for faster warm up on Your winter drives.
by Novice
Sun Oct 20, 2019 2:02 am
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: O.T. RARE 30'S KERMATH SEA CUB INBOARD BOAT MOTOR Complete. $300.
Replies: 1
Views: 590

O.T. RARE 30'S KERMATH SEA CUB INBOARD BOAT MOTOR Complete. $300.

FYI. Not a Ford engine but could have some Ford DNA. Perfect for a antique boat to tow behind Your model T.

RARE 30'S KERMATH SEA CUB INBOARD BOAT MOTOR
https://dallas.craigslist.org/ftw/boa/6979222439.html
by Novice
Thu Oct 17, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: For sale (in a jingle)
Replies: 7
Views: 999

GERITOL

John. Sounds like You got a hold of a bad bottle of Geritol. Need to take that bucket of Bolts to Ross.
by Novice
Mon Oct 14, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: FS nice original 1916 Touring
Replies: 25
Views: 9401

SOLD 1915 BRASS Touring

Seems like Ts aren't selling for what they are worth or what they used to sell for. Recent listing on this forum. Re: 1915 Model T Touring Post » Tue Aug 27, 2019 4:43 pm I realize that $14,500.00 is probably on the upper limit of what Model T would sell for these days so, as I mention, I am interes...
by Novice
Fri Oct 11, 2019 1:45 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: NEED Help in Locating some items for my NYPD MODEL T TOURING
Replies: 3
Views: 578

Red Spot Light

You can mount twin spot lights one on each side of the car and have a red light bulb in one, and white in the other. Spot lights are plentiful and cheap both here on the forum and E-Bay. ledlights.com has lots of 6 volt bulbs all colors ready to plug in.
by Novice
Thu Oct 10, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: WTB '26 or '27 touring or runabout
Replies: 54
Views: 6825

HAPPY MOTORING

Tom. HAPPY MOTORING with Your new Scat Crank ride.

Jim
by Novice
Wed Oct 09, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Buying on Craig's List
Replies: 69
Views: 6155

Validity Check.

A scammer wont usually post a contact phone number or more than one picture. This ad has a phone number and two pics one of the front. and one of the back of the car. both show same original DOM plate number front and back. which can be traced back to the registered owner and will show owners name. ...
by Novice
Mon Oct 07, 2019 12:10 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: Sophia Renken's red 1923 T roadster
Replies: 6
Views: 3461

Still for sale ?

Is Sophia's car still for sale ? a lot of the reply's to this post have been removed.
by Novice
Sun Oct 06, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1915 Model T Touring
Replies: 14
Views: 5287

BRASS. 1915 Model T Ford Touring. $9100. on E-Bay

BTT. 1915 BRASS Model T Touring. On E-Bay Current bid $9100. Reserve not met. 2 days to go. Auction end Tuesday October 8th 6:44 PM This car is Jam up Jelly tight. ready to Drive, Tour, Show. This is about the Cheapest Brass 1915 in Mint condition You are going to find. All the Model Ts John has own...
by Novice
Sun Oct 06, 2019 11:29 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Help with LED/headlamps...
Replies: 1
Views: 444

Wiring problem ?

What year is Your car. Have the Led headlights been working or is this a new installation. on 1919-1927 cars one wire from each light should be going to dim terminals on the terminal block / switch. the other wire from each light to the ON terminals / switch. with the ground connection to the light ...
by Novice
Sat Oct 05, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Is a water pump necessary?
Replies: 39
Views: 3030

Thermosiphon with engine off.

I have two Ts. both have 26 engines. one has a water pump. and one does not. The T without the water pump has pretty good temp differential between the top tank and the lower hose. Had it out today 93 degrees drove car for a little over a mile monomotor barley showing red at bottom. Turned engine of...
by Novice
Thu Oct 03, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1915 Model T Touring
Replies: 14
Views: 5287

Listed on E-bay

FYI. Car now on E-Bay. Current bid $9100. Reserve not met. 5 days to go. Auction end Tuesday 6:44 PM
Good Luck John
by Novice
Wed Oct 02, 2019 9:20 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1924 Model T Huckster $13,500
Replies: 8
Views: 2166

Re: 1924 Model T Huckster $11000.

REDUCED PRICE. NOW $11000. Also listed on CraigsList Tampa Bay.
by Novice
Mon Sep 30, 2019 1:31 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: 1924 Model T Huckster $13,500
Replies: 8
Views: 2166

Re: 1924 Model T Huckster $11,000.00

Now on Craigslist Tampa Bay for $11,000.00
by Novice
Sun Sep 29, 2019 12:49 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Fuel level / Pressure effects on engine operation
Replies: 17
Views: 1409

Fuel level / Pressure effects on engine operation

My open express has a 9 gallon oval tank under the front seat. I started it up today and ran it for about 5 minutes before it died. while it was running it ran somewhat rough and didn't want to run on magneto and was popping back a little and I couldn't find the sweet spot with spark and gas. switch...
by Novice
Fri Sep 27, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Daytime Running Lights
Replies: 12
Views: 1438

Re: Daytime Running Lights

Steve. The round 87455W 6000K white. is what I use from LEDLIGHT.com they also make a 12 volt version. and the 74475W 5-30 volt non polarized bulb which I don't recommend for several reasons. See the post LED Headlights. I just BTT 6V LED Headlight BA15D Product Code: 87455 Price : $7.33 - $7.97 spa...
by Novice
Fri Sep 27, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: LED Headlights
Replies: 34
Views: 3824

Re: LED Headlights

BTT
by Novice
Thu Sep 26, 2019 12:19 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: Sparton and brass horn
Replies: 3
Views: 371

Re: Sparton and brass horn

E-Mail sent.
by Novice
Thu Sep 26, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Daytime Running Lights
Replies: 12
Views: 1438

Re: Daytime Running Lights

BTT
by Novice
Thu Sep 26, 2019 1:00 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Daytime Running Lights
Replies: 12
Views: 1438

Daytime Running Lights

The new Led headlight bulbs being marketed for the model T. Make it possible to have daytime running lights without straining the Ts electrical system since the 55 watt equivalent Led bulb only draws 1 amp for the pair of headlights. and on low the draw is practically nothing but plenty bright for b...
by Novice
Thu Sep 26, 2019 12:24 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: LED Headlights
Replies: 34
Views: 3824

Socket Confusion

Victor. My 23 open express has one headlight filament vertical and the other horizontal with factory original 1158. 21/3 cp bulbs both adjustments screws are on the left side of the housing. Confusing U Bet. Seems at some point most T vendors supply of bulbs changed from Horizontal filament in OEM s...
by Novice
Wed Sep 25, 2019 12:45 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Lighting issue
Replies: 2
Views: 493

Re: Lighting issue

John. This LED bulb sold by ledlights.com is what I went to in My six volt open express. headlights much much brighter than OEM. Brighter than high current halogen replacements sold by vendors. 50 watt equivalent. dual filaments fit oem or replacement even pin bases. I can barely see the amp meter m...
by Novice
Mon Sep 23, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Classifieds - Parts
Topic: FS 1923 Depot Hack parts
Replies: 12
Views: 1632

Re: FS 1923 Depot Hack parts

E-Mail sent. Sunday
by Novice
Wed Sep 18, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Magneto headlight problem
Replies: 9
Views: 943

Re: Magneto headlight problem

Tim. Some replacement LEDs have one pin positive the other negative with no connection to the case. Your 1917 touring had the original Headlights wired in series for use with the magneto. The car didn't have a on.off.dim position Headlight switch like the 1919 to 1927 cars did. only one brightness l...
by Novice
Wed Sep 18, 2019 12:31 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: Magneto headlight problem
Replies: 9
Views: 943

Ground connection.

Tim. Check Your ground connection to the headlight can. Try wiggling the headlight can and see if that effects the headlight. I have a connection problem with the 6 volt LED headlights flickering and going on. off. and dim. on My 23 express. the headlight mounting rod that goes through the fender to...
by Novice
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:13 am
Forum: Classifieds - Vehicles
Topic: WTB '26 or '27 touring or runabout
Replies: 54
Views: 6825

$12,500.00 Delivered. Buyer pays shipping

Tom. Is Your best offer still $12,500.00 Delivered to You. Buyer pays shipping.

Good Luck
by Novice
Mon Sep 16, 2019 10:06 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: VFW Car Show
Replies: 7
Views: 817

Elly Mae

TOM. THANK YOU! You make My day with the photos of Your truck. what a work of art. I know it brings a smile to the face of all who see's it. Now all You need is a Mannequin of Granny in costume sitting in the rocker with a Shot Gun. I know it was a labor of love that will keep giving joy for many ye...
by Novice
Sun Sep 15, 2019 12:41 am
Forum: General Discussion Forum (started 2019)
Topic: VFW Car Show
Replies: 7
Views: 817

Re: VFW Car Show

Looks like You have four wheel disk brakes. That should send Granny's rocker flying if You haft to stop fast. Please post more pictures of Ellie mae.
Thanks for the post and remembering our Veterans.