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Tech Tips


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General Tips

Les Andrews-Timing I 

Les Andrews-Timing II 

Model A hubcap replacement

How to Start the Model A

Removing Hood Hinge Pins

Model A Gaps

Simple Road Diagnostics

Touring with your Model A

Head Gaskets (1)

Head Gaskets (2)

Seat Belt Installation

Carburetor Tips

Maintenance Checklist

Cooling the Model A Ford

Engine Overheating

Setting up a Model A for long distance touring

Wiring Diagrams

Early 1928 Model A's

    1929-1931 Without Cowl Lights

    1929-1931 With Cowl Lights

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