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by jgoedeken
Tue Sep 11, 2018 7:25 am
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: 1910 Buick Model F detailing advice
Replies: 2
Views: 1416

1910 Buick Model F detailing advice

I am in the final stages of restoration of a 1910 Buick Model F, serial no 15362, approx Feb March 1910 production. I need advice from an original car on pin striping. Color, width of stripe, and location and design of stripes. Wheels, frame, axles, body, fenders, etc. What was used for a rear floor...
by jgoedeken
Tue Apr 17, 2018 6:01 am
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: Outer front wheel ball bearing race 1910 Buick Model F
Replies: 0
Views: 1871

Outer front wheel ball bearing race 1910 Buick Model F

I am looking for an outer ball bearing race for a 1910 Buick Model F. Some of you may have replaced these converting to Timken bearings. The race has an OD of 3 inches. The ball bearings are .550 diameter. My Model F was restored in the '70's and the original race on this wheel was replaced with a n...
by jgoedeken
Thu Mar 29, 2018 8:09 am
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: 1910 Buick Model F Paint Scheme
Replies: 0
Views: 1791

1910 Buick Model F Paint Scheme

I am to the point of painting color on my 1910 Buick Model F, Serial #15362, Feb-March `1910 production I think. Can any of you folks that have already researched this enlighten me as to the pin-striping scheme and color numbers for the body, and pinstripes. I think in 1910 Buick was reducing the de...
by jgoedeken
Mon Dec 26, 2016 1:15 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Grey Davis Model 16 Tail Light
Replies: 0
Views: 3231

Grey Davis Model 16 Tail Light

I have a very nice Grey Davis Model 16 tail light. It looks like a very nicely restored original of less likely a repro from the '60 - '70. It is small, round face with mounting bracket for a blade. I have a 15 also which has a mounting assembly for a round post. Do any of you folks know which cars ...
by jgoedeken
Tue Sep 20, 2016 5:58 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: High tension magneto for 1910 Buick Model F
Replies: 8
Views: 4907

Re: High tension magneto for 1910 Buick Model F

Since my original inquiry I have made a coupler so I can turn the mag at a constant RPM on the bench with a drill. At about 10 RPM the spark looks adequate. At about 5 RPM it is weak and intermittent. I have tried several different spark plug numbers without much difference in performance. Are there...
by jgoedeken
Sat Sep 17, 2016 10:57 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: High tension magneto for 1910 Buick Model F
Replies: 8
Views: 4907

High tension magneto for 1910 Buick Model F

I need some advise in betting a magneto to function correctly in by Model F. I purchased this car 2 years ago and am now checking it out to get it running. I looks to be in great shape and a low mileage car. Restored in the '70's and used as a parade and short tour car. Ran well up to about 5 years ...
by jgoedeken
Sat Sep 06, 2014 7:00 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: Model F Production date
Replies: 1
Views: 5994

Model F Production date

I recently purchased a 2 cylinder touring Buick Model F. The frame serial number is 15362, the number stamped on the engine flywheel is 20739. Do any of you have a chart that tells approximately the date of manufacture. Is it a 1909, 0r 1910 model. Thanks. John
by jgoedeken
Sat Sep 06, 2014 6:56 am
Forum: Restoration Tips & Advice
Topic: Buick 2 cylinder parts
Replies: 0
Views: 5359

Buick 2 cylinder parts

Recently purchased 09 Buick Model F. This is the first Buick for me. Could you folks help me out as to where to find period correct upgrades for the car. I will be going to Hershey in Oct. But such things as the white diamond pattern runningboard cover with Buick logo, floor matts, castings, body re...
by jgoedeken
Sat Jun 21, 2014 8:42 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1909 Buick Model F facts
Replies: 0
Views: 2943

1909 Buick Model F facts

Folks who are 2 cylinder Buick enthusiasts will you please give me some references for information relating to a late 1908-1909 Model F. I am interested in production run changes, variations, standard equipment, optional equipment, wheel sizes and types, tops, top material, ignition options, brass l...
by jgoedeken
Mon May 05, 2014 9:40 pm
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: 1909 Buick model F
Replies: 1
Views: 2212

1909 Buick model F

I recently purchased a nice driver 1909 Buick Model F. Can you folks direct me to some references including enthusiasts who can help me authenticate specific components for the car. At this time I am focusing on top irons-bows, it came topless, ignition, it has a magneto, no coil box, horn, round si...
by jgoedeken
Sat Dec 22, 2012 7:12 am
Forum: Automotive Discussions
Topic: identify early rear wheels,
Replies: 1
Views: 2616

identify early rear wheels,

I'm an early Ford T guy. I came across this set of rear wheels identified as T but they are not. They are round felloe, really more square with well rounded edges. 2 1/2 wide clincher rim, od of rim is 23", thus are probably 28X3. 5 inch od flange on center hub, 6 - 5/16 bolts 4 inch center to cente...