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JohnnyGottaKeyboard
11-16-2014, 04:23 AM
I just want someone to confirm the steps on "starting" a Ford sedan.

I'm almost certain that it wasn't the simple key ignition system we are all familiar with nowadays. But I'm not sure what the exact steps were, and I do know ignition systems varied between brands.

Thanks in advance.

T Robinson
11-16-2014, 06:00 AM
I wasn't around, but I think it involved a pedal on the floor. What did Google say?

Trebor1415
11-16-2014, 06:18 AM
Google is your friend. "Ford Model A startup"

http://www.secondchancegarage.com/public4/driving-ford-model-a-1.cfm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6f0i2s7i4Co

If you want a different Ford model, as the Model A went out of production in 1932, take a look at this Wiki and see what model looks right. Then google up "how to start ford model (whatever)" or "ford model (whatever) start up" and you should find something.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1932_Ford

T Robinson
11-16-2014, 06:30 AM
I saw your diagram. I actually remembered that floor starter. Makes me feel better. Thanks.

JohnnyGottaKeyboard
11-16-2014, 06:56 AM
Thanks guys/gals! Of course I did google it, but only came up with images of the cars themselves and lots of listings for vintage clubs and traders. Poor google-fu with this one...

King Neptune
11-16-2014, 05:32 PM
See if you can find the appropriate owner's manual.

http://fordhelp.blogspot.com/2012/11/complete-list-of-ford-model-names.html

WeaselFire
11-16-2014, 06:08 PM
I just want someone to confirm the steps on "starting" a Ford sedan.

http://bit.ly/1sXCRJz

Jeff

Old Hack
11-16-2014, 09:49 PM
The Vintage Sports Car Club might be able to help too.

Matchu
11-16-2014, 09:50 PM
Hail Jeff

JohnnyGottaKeyboard
11-17-2014, 03:53 AM
Hail JeffI know! That was incredibly cool. My inner Luddite screamed: "Witch!" but then I watched a very nice video about starting a Model A.