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Dash & tyres for sale

As-new Dash Panel (for an oval speedo) for sale- $40 2 Dunlop 5.25 x 21 Dunlop tyres, used, good for spares – $20ea Phil Rebe, Mt Lawley, 9271 1018  

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Mid-west run day 5 (and last)

After a leisurely breakfast at The Old Convent in Dalwalinu, the group travelled a very short distance indeed to the farm right next door. The owner of the farm (the sprightly, 80+ year-old Jim) proudly showed us his fantastic collection … Continue reading

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Mid-west run, day 4

Today we drove from Dongara to Dalwallinu. The weather wasn’t as hot as expected and most cars ran well with one exception – and that wasn’t mine (The Fowlers had manifold gasket and starter motor problems). We back-tracked eastwards out … Continue reading

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Mid-west run, Day 3

A restful day in and around Dongara today. We started with the Dongara Museum, and then the helpful volunteer opened-up the old Russ Cottage for us just back over the bridge. (It’s a bit disturbing when lots of the stuff … Continue reading

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Mid-west run, Day 2

A much longer today of 340km from Wongan Hills to Dongara. Things ran more smoothly for all the cars – no stopping for repairs. Our car did have a little period of loud back-firing, but enriching the fuel mixture a … Continue reading

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Mid-West run day 1

Model A mid-west run, Day 1: Today was a short 200km run to Wongan Hills. I think it was about 30 degrees – and that is enough in a Model A. Six Model As, an FB Holden and a “modern” … Continue reading

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1931 Tudor

Featuring: Mitchell Overdrive Cast drums Float-A-Motor mounts V8 Pressure plate conversion Steering Stabiliser B – Ford head and pump Weber carburettor Electronic ignition Oil filter installation Twin tail lights For further details voice calls only to  :  042 777 6214 … Continue reading

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1929 Model A ute for sale

Member Andrew Gower is selling one of his cars – a 1929 ute. Andrew says it does run & drive, but hasn’t done so for a few years. It has been in dry storage. $8,500. Call Andrew on 0408 448 … Continue reading

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90th Anniversary Badges

The Model A Restorer’s Club of WA is considering doing another batch of 90th anniversary car and hat badges.  The cost would be $15 + postage for the car badge, and $5 + postage for the hat badge. If you … Continue reading

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Where cap jets go to hide when you let them escape

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