The Houdaille type of shock absorber used on the early Fords were actually the invention of a Frenchman called Maurice
Had a few days off work and with Simon’s help caught up with a number of tasks on the
I hope to be doing the rear spring on the Model A soon, and my friend John gave me a
Took a couple of days off work and with a huge amount of help from my friend Simon of Simon’s
Left hand front tie rod end ball joint is pretty badly worn, so lets get to it 🙂 Managed to
This is quite a tempting solution, would need to save my pennies though…. http://www.macsautoparts.com/ford_model_a/model-a-ford-shock-absorber-set-modern-upgrade-to-tubular-gas-shocks-improves-ride-and-handling.html
Thanks to my friends on the Ford Barn I’ve found that my Shock Absorbers are from the later V8, and
I removed the from hubs and drums today to find that I have new front brake shoes and wheel cylinders.