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by SHELBY MESSER
January 21st, 2019, 11:09 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: H & H Model A engine?
Replies: 4
Views: 148

Re: H & H Model A engine?

Chris, I'll be there around 10:00 SAt. morn. My cel #916-262-5186! Shelby Sacramento
by SHELBY MESSER
January 20th, 2019, 6:39 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: H & H Model A engine?
Replies: 4
Views: 148

Re: H & H Model A engine?

Well, slow response. I'll tell some of the problems that I found so for And engine that I would not put in a parts car or truck. To start the rear main WAS NOT straight line bored with other 2 mains. The inserts should be lined straight with the crank, right!, like this symbol ' l ' in stead it like...
by SHELBY MESSER
January 19th, 2019, 8:49 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: H & H Model A engine?
Replies: 4
Views: 148

H & H Model A engine?

I recently Purchased an 'A' Engine built by H & H engines Cheap. The engine had around 7,000 miles, second owner. It had a crack from the #2 exhaust valve to the cylinder sleeve. I could live with that bu when I started to clean the top of the block I found that the engine was cracked from 1/2" from...
by SHELBY MESSER
January 19th, 2019, 8:17 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: CAN'T GET INTO THE CLUB ???????????
Replies: 3
Views: 157

Re: CAN'T GET INTO THE CLUB ???????????

Thanks Neil, If I click on http;//forms.aafords.com/ I now can get in the forum, but if Iclick on http;//fmaatc. org/ I get the page with truck picture, I click on fmaatc.info at the upper left side I get the page 'Easy Meds Store I usually just use "FMAATC.ORG to get in the forum, but now I also ge...
by SHELBY MESSER
January 18th, 2019, 6:01 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Installing a 30-31 hood and radiator shell on a 28
Replies: 24
Views: 1306

Re: Installing a 30-31 hood and radiator shell on a 28

BACK IN THE YEAR 1962, I bought a 1929 open cab pickup. It had a '30-31 hood and radiator on it. I was 16 and what the heak? Nothing was lined up. After all the guy that had the truck was elderly plus he was retired mail carrier. I replaced the hood and radiator with a 29 radiator in 1962 it looked ...
by SHELBY MESSER
January 17th, 2019, 6:35 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: CAN'T GET INTO THE CLUB ???????????
Replies: 3
Views: 157

CAN'T GET INTO THE CLUB ???????????

Mike, When I try to get into the forum a page from a I don't know where appears. I tried about 20 times and it keep coming up. I finally got on here but don't know if I can get on here again! FMAATC.ORG will not work for me. I don't know if I can get back in after I sign out, :x :x :x :x Shelby, Sac...
by SHELBY MESSER
March 5th, 2018, 9:02 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Spring Start-Up - What to look for?
Replies: 20
Views: 3161

Re: Spring Start-Up - What to look for?

Lube chart for the Motel 'AA'
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by SHELBY MESSER
March 5th, 2018, 7:53 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Spring Start-Up - What to look for?
Replies: 20
Views: 3161

Re: Spring Start-Up - What to look for?

AA lube chart
by SHELBY MESSER
March 2nd, 2018, 5:42 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Spring Start-Up - What to look for?
Replies: 20
Views: 3161

Re: Spring Start-Up - What to look for?

Your lube chart is for the Model 'A' . Only from the steering forward applies to your truck :shock: Maybe someone can post a lube chart for your truck, see what happens :) Very nice truck if that is in your space. Shelby, Sacramento
by SHELBY MESSER
February 3rd, 2018, 11:03 pm
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: Tandem AA chassis for sale!!
Replies: 1
Views: 960

Tandem AA chassis for sale!!

Saw in " The Restorer" a tandem AA chassis for sale. If I had the room I'd check in to it for myself :!: Shelby, Sacramento
by SHELBY MESSER
January 11th, 2018, 8:37 pm
Forum: AA Club House
Topic: Building a shop in my back yard in Sacramento SIMPLE
Replies: 48
Views: 21679

Re: Building a shop in my back yard in Sacramento SIMPLE

I never figured that this shop would get this number of viewer (14,150). Seems there was lots of interest. Hope everyone that viewed enjoyed the subject. My 30-31 AA is in storage in Louisiana. All the A's I have here in Sacramento is My L-31 Deluxe-coupe. :D :) :) :) Shelby, Sacramento
by SHELBY MESSER
January 11th, 2018, 8:24 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Generator
Replies: 3
Views: 874

Re: Generator

Ron , It would be cheaper for you to rebuild the generator yourself. You can buy all the necessary parts to rebuild. Check the prices before you decide. Shelby, Sacramento
by SHELBY MESSER
January 11th, 2018, 8:16 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Shock Rebuilding
Replies: 6
Views: 1137

Re: Shock Rebuilding

I took the covers off of 5 shock with out a vise or channel locks. Matter of fact I screwed the covers and lock rings off with my fingers only. First I took a medium ball peen hammer and went all way around the cover pining all the way around the cover and around it again and again til I could turn ...
by SHELBY MESSER
October 28th, 2017, 9:45 pm
Forum: AA Club House
Topic: Building a shop in my back yard in Sacramento SIMPLE
Replies: 48
Views: 21679

Re: Building a shop in my back yard in Sacramento SIMPLE

DSCN1183.JPG Not so yet about my air system as of yet. Got started building a work bench 16' long X 2 1/2' wide. I also had 6 sheet of tin siding left over so I am putting it inside around the bottom to help as fire resistant and safety. The pictures below show completed building with garage doors ...
by SHELBY MESSER
October 17th, 2017, 10:59 pm
Forum: AA Club House
Topic: Building a shop in my back yard in Sacramento SIMPLE
Replies: 48
Views: 21679

Re: Building a shop in my back yard in Sacramento SIMPLE

Man I don't understand this city. They gave me pure hell for a year to get a permit. Got the building finished . I called this afternoon to get a final inspection on my building. I got an email stating 89 Planning Final inspection not required for RES. Going to permit office to find out what the sto...