1930 Model A Ford - First run of fresh engine
This is a video of the first time running the fresh engine after installing
it. The short block came from H and H Antique from California. The block
is completely fresh with insert bearings and a counter-balanced crankshaft.
Follow along with my daily adventures at ww.365DaysOfA.com where this Model
A is my daily driver from October 2010 to October 2011.
9° Encuentro Internacional del Ford "A" en Argentina.-
Video del 9° Encuentro Internacional del Ford "A", realizado en la Villa
de los Hmnos Maristas en Luján, Provincia de Buenos Aires.-
Concurrieron mas de 100 Ford "A" de 1928 a 1931
Se realizó un desfile de época y se entregaron premios a los mejores
Model A Assembly
A timelapse video of me re-assembling my Model-A Tudor after restoration of
the frame and running gear.
This video replaces Parts I and III that I uploaded previously.
Model A overheating trouble
Joe Hebert investigating a Model A engine that was overheating. The
radiator was loaded with sediment, eliminating circulation, which required
taking the cylinder head off to get the rest of it out of the block .
1931 Model A Ford on the Highway
We were driving to our club meeting on Easter weekend. There was lots of
traffic and we could almost keep up. We generally prefer quieter roads and
a slower pace! That's Frankie riding in the back. Note the discoloration
on the dash panel between the speedometer and the ampmeter-- that's where
smokers used to strike their wooden matches.
1931 Ford Model A Barn find, first start!
1931 Ford Model A, been sitting in a barn since 1976, at first no spark,
got that figured out, but now she aint firing. I will get her going, no
matter what! Subscribe to keep updated on the first start!
1930 Ford Model A Engine Final Test Run Prior to Installation.MOV
1930 Ford Model A Engine on Test Stand.
This is the final Test run on the engine stand prior to installing in my
Canadian Standard Phaeton. 3-24-11
Rebabbitted Main Bearings and Rods. 10/10 crankshaft, .080 Pistons. Stock
Valves with Solid Tappets, Tillotson Carburetor.
This Engine has Not been Balanced.