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by stew
November 30th, 2019, 6:07 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Fluid capacities?
Replies: 14
Views: 1739

Re: Fluid capacities?

According to the Service Bulletins, the 4-speed transmission holds two quarts, the bevel gear differential holds 4 1/4 quarts. There is also a note that 'M533 lubricant is used in the transmission, differential and dual high' Stew or anyone, Where in the Service Bulletins is the above information f...
by stew
November 24th, 2019, 7:33 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Fluid capacities?
Replies: 14
Views: 1739

Re: Fluid capacities?

According to the Service Bulletins, the 4-speed transmission holds two quarts, the bevel gear differential holds 4 1/4 quarts.
There is also a note that 'M533 lubricant is used in the transmission, differential and dual high'
by stew
January 21st, 2019, 9:48 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Radiator Rebuild Wisconsin
Replies: 3
Views: 788

Re: Radiator Rebuild Wisconsin

M&R Radiator, Whitewater 262 - 473 - 4830

Pete's Tire, Elkhorn 262 = 723 - 2906

Blystone Towing & Radiator Portage, 608 - 742 - 4228

Haven't done business with any of these, but have seen their ads.
by stew
January 18th, 2019, 8:05 pm
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: 31 AA Engine Crank Handle FOUND ONE, THANKS !!
Replies: 5
Views: 1518

31 AA Engine Crank Handle FOUND ONE, THANKS !!

I am looking for a correct '31 AA engine crank handle. Similar to the car handle, but does NOT
have a lug nut socket on the end.

Thanks,

Stew
by stew
February 7th, 2017, 9:18 pm
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: WANTED: HAND CRANK WRECKER / TOW TRUCK BOOM
Replies: 7
Views: 2978

Re: WANTED: HAND CRANK WRECKER / TOW TRUCK BOOM

That one must be in Australia, 'Down Under' by the looks of it.
by stew
November 9th, 2016, 9:35 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: New Guy with AA questions
Replies: 16
Views: 7705

Re: New Guy with AA questions

The dump body on my truck is a hydraulic unit, manufactured by the Marion Steel Body Co., of Marion,Ohio. I have traced the history of our truck from when it was new. It was originally bought as a cab and chassis, and the dump body installed by a shop in the purchasers home town, who was a dealer fo...
by stew
November 9th, 2016, 9:07 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: New Guy with AA questions
Replies: 16
Views: 7705

Re: New Guy with AA questions

Weight would be 4000 - 4400 depending on mechanical, gravity, or hydraulic type dump body, hydraulic typically the heaviest. Best way to ID after you buy it, would be to remove the cab and left side running board and splash apron. ID number was originally also stamped on the left top frame rail, abo...
by stew
October 30th, 2016, 7:44 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: New member 10/26/16 with puzzle
Replies: 15
Views: 8129

Re: New member 10/26/16 with puzzle

resize the picture before you send them. Your picture file should give you that option.
by stew
September 10th, 2016, 9:14 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Restoration Guidelines and Judging Standards - Revision 4
Replies: 9
Views: 3657

Re: Restoration Guidelines and Judging Standards - Revision 4

Thanks to everyone who works so hard to update the standards, and makes them more accurate. It can make for interesting reading, and answers alot of questions us AA owners have. Special thanks to Neil Wilson for his dedication to these trucks, his research, and this web site!

Stew
by stew
July 31st, 2016, 8:45 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: First startup and drive
Replies: 20
Views: 8048

Re: First startup and drive

Tom, Nice to see the progress, looks great! I had a bit of a 'knocking' sound in the drive line of my dump truck, and it sounded like it was coming from the transmission. It ended up being the pinion had loosened up in the rear axle, and was making noise. I know yours has the worm drive, but my poin...
by stew
May 10th, 2016, 7:46 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: hit another snafu
Replies: 4
Views: 2341

Re: hit another snafu

If it were me, I think I would try a tubing bender on an old stem first, to bend it without putting a kink in it. Just a thought.
by stew
April 14th, 2016, 9:30 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Dimensions Needed
Replies: 3
Views: 2076

Re: Dimensions Needed

Just checked my '31 dump truck. It measures approximately 77" outside to outside on the duals.
by stew
March 25th, 2016, 8:26 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: pin stripe width?
Replies: 3
Views: 1746

Re: pin stripe width?

Per RGJS; Ford specified 1/8". In actual practice, striping was closer to 3/32"
by stew
November 13th, 2015, 1:08 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Early AA truck U joint
Replies: 8
Views: 4078

Re: Early AA truck U joint

Do you have any friends who are machinists? Talking to someone in a machine shop may be your best bet.
by stew
September 22nd, 2015, 5:44 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Dump Body Identification - need help
Replies: 3
Views: 1610

Re: Dump Body Identification - need help

Hi Neal, Just a thought, is the information in the A/AA Truck Owners book, with the information from the 1930 Ford Truck Fax book of any value, or is it all copyrighted? The images in the original book may not be the best, but maybe better than nothing ? Best Regards, Stew Masche P. S. My truck has ...