70 A Body top frame...am I missing anything?

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  1. Smartin

    Smartin antiqueautomotiveservice.com Staff Member

    Working on this puzzle...does it appear than I am missing any major components? Or is there an exploded view of this mess that is available? I have no idea what bolts go where, etc...

    I am replacing the cylinders, hoses, and pump...so they are not pictured.
     

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    mrolds69 "The Cure"

  3. Smartin

    Smartin antiqueautomotiveservice.com Staff Member

    Good link, thanks Frank.
     
  4. mrolds69

    mrolds69 "The Cure"

    You're welcome, Adam. It looks like it's mostly all there. You need the latches, there's a long retainer channel for the 1st bow I don't see, and all the bushings, wave washers, bolts, and the special adjustable frame link bolts.
     
  5. Redmanf1

    Redmanf1 Gold Level Contributor

    Adam,
    make sure the tack strips are in good condition before you install on the car.
    Nelson
     
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  6. Smartin

    Smartin antiqueautomotiveservice.com Staff Member

    I found the retainer channel in the pile of trim. I also have a coffee can of bolts and bushings and washers...also bought a pivot bolt set. Hopefully that will put me in good shape.
     
  7. gd2227

    gd2227 Platinum Level Contributor

    post pics of the frame going together.. which bolts, tack strip, etc. Once of the many things I have to remove, media blast, detail, and reinstall... Thanks and keep up the great work!
     
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  8. 2dtrak

    2dtrak Well-Known Member

    I have a complete assembled top frame in my stash if u need to look at it
     
  9. Smartin

    Smartin antiqueautomotiveservice.com Staff Member

    Ooooh...might have to take you up on that Mark.
     

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