Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 07-16-2012, 03:47 PM   #1
MrJ
3 Rivet Member
 
MrJ's Avatar
 
1976 28' Argosy 28
Dallas , Texas
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 118
'76 Argosy - Back Brake Line - can't find?!

It seems the back brake line on my 76' Argosy uses a bigger diameter input line/bolt than what all the auto parts stores carry. Any suggestions? Can't seem to find the correct part...
__________________

__________________
MrJ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-16-2012, 05:14 PM   #2
Rivet Master
 
TG Twinkie's Avatar
 
1974 Argosy 26
Morrill , Nebraska
Join Date: Nov 2009
Posts: 5,140
Images: 2
Blog Entries: 5
Is this a trailer? To my knowledge Argosy didn't have hydraulic brakes. I'm confused about the term "input line".
Can you post some pics.
__________________

__________________
Knowledge: "A gift to be shared. A treasure to receive."
TG Twinkie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-16-2012, 10:11 PM   #3
MrJ
3 Rivet Member
 
MrJ's Avatar
 
1976 28' Argosy 28
Dallas , Texas
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 118
It's a HM.

It looks like this.

NAPA AUTO PARTS

The problem is that the "(2) 3/8"-24 & Female" connectors are to small. My pipe nuts are bigger, 7/16 I believe. This cable and the one they sell at Autozone, O'Riley's, etc don't fit.


Most sites say "Except Motor Home Chassis"...


Center
Except Motor Home Chassis
7,600 To 8,200 Lb GVW
9,000 To 10,000 Lb GVW
7,600 To 12,300 Lb GVW
w/ Motor Home Chassis

Anyone?!
__________________
MrJ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-17-2012, 05:43 AM   #4
Rivet Master
 
rogerdodger's Avatar
 
Vintage Kin Owner
Fresno/Clovis , California
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 685
Look at some of the collector/antique car sites like J.C.Whitney. They have a lot of wierd stuff like what you are looking for.
__________________
Roger
Air# 29488
rogerdodger is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Looking for an owners manual for 1976 Argosy 24' btophek All Argosy Trailers 21 06-08-2014 11:46 AM
1972 Argosy Exterior Refinish billymyers56 All Argosy Trailers 47 02-04-2013 10:18 PM
2002 LY 26' - Airstream MH Brake Failure Intruder Land Yacht/Legacy Motorhomes 15 08-11-2012 07:59 AM
Hydraulic brake lines Bandits Brakes & Brake Controllers 2 01-17-2012 07:17 PM
Argosy shakedown cruise to Tyler State Park DKB_SATX Our Community 18 06-27-2011 10:06 AM


Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 07:00 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Airstream is a registered trademark of Airstream Inc. All rights reserved. Airstream trademark used under license to Social Knowledge LLC.