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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 11-17-2020, 01:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 481
Posted By rrich1
Re: http://forums.aa-fords.com NOT FOUND

forum is still up. been on it daily the last few days. http://forums.aa-fords.com/viewforum.php?f=1

like posted earlier. the actual aa ford site is still up as well. www.aafords.com
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-06-2020, 05:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 707
Posted By rrich1
Re: ODD QUESTION- aa TRUCK

Ya the AA trucks are a different breed. Just for fun pic. The socket on the left is for my AA (1 1/2") and the socket on the right (21mm) is for my 2011 f150...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 06-05-2020, 02:00 AM
Replies: 762
Views: 290,872
Posted By rrich1
Re: Post a picture of your car...

My '31 AA. Was my grandfather's for 30 years. He sold it to a family friend and I bought it back last year. Still had his trucking logo on it....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-26-2020, 01:55 AM
Replies: 344
Views: 37,546
Posted By rrich1
Re: Just wondering : what's your year of birth ?

1985

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-25-2020, 01:17 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,281
Posted By rrich1
Re: How Were They Painted?

Very cool. Ill be saving these. thanks.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 04-01-2020, 06:28 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,863
Posted By rrich1
Re: 600w leaking out of steering box

Get the new plate with the tube. I just replaced mine last month and it solved my leaking issues
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-24-2020, 02:47 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,955
Posted By rrich1
Re: Engine facelift

Thanks everyone. For those that need to clean up their engine I highly encourage it. A little time consuming and no better time now that everyone is on lockdown.

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-24-2020, 06:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 842
Posted By rrich1
Re: Time to work

My time is filled even more now. With 2/3 of my kids now home from school, the third is only a year old, i now get to keep up with their schooling since they are most likely not going back this...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2020, 08:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,955
Posted By rrich1
Re: Engine facelift

I got it from Mike's. It's the canned antique country Ford green paint. Not the spray. The spray is more of a hunter green. I like this paint better. Plus a lot more control when painting while still...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2020, 07:44 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,955
Posted By rrich1
Re: Engine facelift

Thanks everyone. It went a lot smoother than I thought. The engine was definitely the eyesore of the truck. Now it looks as good as the rest of the truck.

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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2020, 03:04 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,955
Posted By rrich1
Re: Engine facelift

Finished...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-21-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,955
Posted By rrich1
Engine facelift

Over the past month I did a major engine facelift. I had a few leaks in the radiator and needed to remove it to get them fixed. With the radiator out it allowed me to get at the engine to clean and...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-18-2020, 03:05 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,689
Posted By rrich1
Re: 130B Deluxe Delivery For Sale On Ebay

wonder how well it runs since a spark plug wire is disconnected.
Forum: Early V8 03-18-2020, 02:52 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 264
Posted By rrich1
Kingpin set BB-3111 wanted

Looking for a kingpin set for my '31 AA truck. Looking for part BB-3111. Let me know if you have one available.
Forum: Model-A 03-18-2020, 02:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 360
Posted By rrich1
'31 AA kingpin set wanted

located....thanks!
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-12-2020, 12:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 362
Posted By rrich1
Re: AA Wheels

https://aafords.com/aa-chassis/aa-1000-wheels/
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-07-2020, 04:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 957
Posted By rrich1
Re: Nobby tyres on AA

i dont even want to think how much a set of 6 tires would cost me. lol.

my box is very similar to that too. wonder how long my current tread will last? :D
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 03-02-2020, 09:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,421
Posted By rrich1
Re: green engine paint

Im currently brush painting my engine right now. I wanted the ability to have more control with the application as the engine is still in the truck. The only downside is the nooks and crannies that...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-18-2020, 01:57 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,906
Posted By rrich1
Re: Preferred Vendor for parts?

Snyders (super fast shipping so its my preferred dealer)
Berts
Brattons
Mikes Affordable A
Model A Medic
Macs/Ecklers

Each have essentially all the same parts. Places like Berts, Brattons,...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 02-13-2020, 03:36 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,158
Posted By rrich1
Re: Babbitt Work needed in IL. Anyone!?!

Quite a few people in my model a club (central il) take theirs to Rons Machine Shop in Ohio.
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-24-2020, 03:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,101
Posted By rrich1
Re: Barrett Jackson Scottsdale

direct link to the AA tanker with better pics

https://www.barrett-jackson.com/Events/Event/Details/1930-FORD-AA-CUSTOM-TRUCK-237383

mail truck
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Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-23-2020, 06:53 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,110
Posted By rrich1
Re: REAR VIEW MIRRORS for AA TRUCK

Another option. Not sure of my grandpa made/bought these rods and screwed them into the mirror arm or the previous owner....
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-16-2020, 12:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,259
Posted By rrich1
Re: Steam cleaning engine/trans?

Thank you to everyone for the advice!

Larry, I believe I have some gojo an will give it a try.


Daren, my AA was previously owned by my grandfather and there are no plans to ever sell it so...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-14-2020, 08:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,259
Posted By rrich1
Re: Steam cleaning engine/trans?

I figured the steamer wouldn't be the only tool used but wondered if it would at least help break some of it up and/or get into hard to reach areas.

If prefer not to pull the engine even though I...
Forum: Model A (1928-31) 01-14-2020, 07:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,259
Posted By rrich1
Steam cleaning engine/trans?

I plan to take my radiator out at the beginning of next month and take it to a radiator shop and get some leaks repaired. While the radiator is out I would like to clean and paint my engine. Would...
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