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by birdacre
December 10th, 2017, 4:59 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: radiator cap removal
Replies: 5
Views: 171

Re: radiator cap removal

maybe even a early pressure type cap?
by birdacre
December 10th, 2017, 4:58 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: radiator cap removal
Replies: 5
Views: 171

Re: radiator cap removal

that must be some accessory so the cap can't be lost. is that a hinge on the back? it must be threaded on, just like a regular cap. i would soak some oil in first and then turn it. most likey different types of metal and not rusted together. i have never seen this style. what holds the cap closed. i...
by birdacre
December 3rd, 2017, 11:26 am
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: 28 AA EXPRESS BED REDUCED TO 1500
Replies: 3
Views: 86

Re: 28 AA EXPRESS BED REDUCED TO 1500

this comment came to my post that included the photos before i lowered the price. hope it helps. kevin
by birdacre
December 3rd, 2017, 11:25 am
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: 28 AA EXPRESS BED REDUCED TO 1500
Replies: 3
Views: 86

Re: 28 AA EXPRESS BED REDUCED TO 1500

Re: 28 express bed for sale Post Mon Oct 30, 2017 2:04 pm I had a local sheet metal company roll the side radius and then bend the lower section to fit the wood support. They were able to bend at the correct angle to make it fit correct on the frame. I got the drawing from the aa truck web site. I u...
by birdacre
December 3rd, 2017, 7:56 am
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: 28 AA EXPRESS BED REDUCED TO 1500
Replies: 3
Views: 86

28 AA EXPRESS BED REDUCED TO 1500

Post November 15th, 2017, 3:34 pm not sure if 1500 would attract any attention. i know the spare holder can go for 4 or 500. good tailgate 300, sides are good start, headboard a start, and one rear fender bracket, hard to come by. any interest at 1500? my bed came out beautiful with new sides butt w...
by birdacre
December 2nd, 2017, 12:51 pm
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: 28 express bed for sale
Replies: 9
Views: 706

Re: 28 express bed for sale

Re: 28 express bed for sale 1500??? Post November 15th, 2017, 3:34 pm not sure if 1500 would attract any attention. i know the spare holder can go for 4 or 500. good tailgate 300, sides are good start, headboard a start, and one rear fender bracket, hard to come by. any interest at 1500? my bed came...
by birdacre
November 28th, 2017, 4:03 am
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: wiggle adjuster and wheel breaks loose?
Replies: 4
Views: 175

Re: wiggle adjuster and wheel breaks loose?

i think you might have something. i will take a close look, thank you, hey... how deep is the groove? thank you, kevin
by birdacre
November 27th, 2017, 3:03 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: wiggle adjuster and wheel breaks loose?
Replies: 4
Views: 175

wiggle adjuster and wheel breaks loose?

Re: 28 AA brake adjust advice Post Mon Nov 27, 2017 6:43 pm jacked up wheel today, rod disconnected, and adjusted brakes until slight drag. pull lever while spinning wheel and locks right up tight. if i put a pair of vise grips on adjuster and wiggle it while it is locked it breaks loose. what PART ...
by birdacre
November 27th, 2017, 2:43 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Re: 28 AA brake adjust advice
Replies: 10
Views: 184

Re: 28 AA brake adjust advice

jacked up wheel today and adjusted brakes until slight drag. pull lever while spinning wheel and locks right up tight. if i put a pair of vise grips on adjuster and wiggle it while it is locked it breaks loose. what PART IS FAILING HERE? every part was cleaned, greased and reassembled. i know wear c...
by birdacre
November 26th, 2017, 4:12 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Re: 28 AA brake adjust advice
Replies: 10
Views: 184

Re: 28 AA brake adjust advice

i meant the rears are 15 degrees back, the fronts are 15 degrees forward. sound accurate? thank you, kevin
by birdacre
November 26th, 2017, 3:08 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: Re: 28 AA brake adjust advice
Replies: 10
Views: 184

Re: 28 AA brake adjust advice

can't seem to get any pedal pressure. goes right to floor and truck glides to a weak stop. set up each wheel as directed? wheel locks up when jacked up when brake is put on. however under a load, on the road, no real resistance. adjusters can't be tightened anymore without excessive drag. rods were ...
by birdacre
November 26th, 2017, 2:59 pm
Forum: AA Ford Discussion
Topic: 28 AA brake adjust advice
Replies: 8
Views: 634

Re: 28 AA brake adjust advice

can't seem to get any pedal pressure. goes right to floor and truck glides to a weak stop. set up each wheel as directed? wheel locks up when jacked up when brake is put on. however under a load, on the road, no real resistance. adjusters can't be tightened anymore without excessive drag. rods were ...
by birdacre
November 15th, 2017, 3:34 pm
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: 28 express bed for sale
Replies: 9
Views: 706

Re: 28 express bed for sale 1500???

not sure if 1500 would attract any attention. i know the spare holder can go for 4 or 500. good tailgate 300, sides are good start, headboard a start, and one rear fender bracket, hard to come by. any interest at 1500? my bed came out beautiful with new sides butt welded from the horizontal groove d...
by birdacre
October 30th, 2017, 8:20 am
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: 28 express bed for sale
Replies: 9
Views: 706

Re: 28 express bed for sale

should have more photos in a few days.
by birdacre
October 17th, 2017, 2:32 pm
Forum: AA Buy and Sell
Topic: 28 express bed for sale
Replies: 9
Views: 706

Re: 28 express bed for sale

Here are 2 more pictures