Date: Mon, 24 Feb 1997 00:07:40 -0500 (EST) To: fordtrucks-digest lofcom.com
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Volume 97 Number 0006 fordtrucks Digest

Today's Topics:

dash supplier
Re: dash supplier
Re: dash supplier
Re: dash supplier
Re: dash supplier
Re: dash supplier
Re: '74 F-250 - Some Questions and my '61 F100
71 F100
Re: dash supplier
Re: dash supplier
Turbocharging Ford F250 7.3 L Diesel
65 F250 Crew Cab for sale


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>From kpayne mindspring.com Sun Feb 23 00:09:58 1997 From: Ken Payne Subject: dash supplier
To: FORDTRUCKS lofcom.com

I'm in need of a new or used in good condition dash for a 1967 Ford F100, anyone know of a good source? The suppliers listed on the web page all want about $400!
I'm looking to spend far less than that.


-Ken Payne
1967 Ford F100 Custom Cab, 390 FE V8
List maintainer, send me comments and suggestions.
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>From bigric mail.utexas.edu Sun Feb 23 01:56:34 1997 From: bigric mail.utexas.edu (Richard Cherico) Subject: Re: dash supplier
To: FORDTRUCKS lofcom.com

>I'm in need of a new or used in good condition dash for
>a 1967 Ford F100, anyone know of a good source? The
>suppliers listed on the web page all want about $400!
>I'm looking to spend far less than that.

Are you looking for the guage cluster or the dash pad? I've got a cluster or two if you're interested. Just lemme know if you're interested.

bigric mail.utexas.edu
'68 Ford F100 Custom Cab Stepside 360
bigric mail.utexas.edu



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>From canzus techline.com Sun Feb 23 10:53:01 1997 From: Steve & Rockette Subject: Re: dash supplier
To: FORDTRUCKS lofcom.com

At 12:09 AM 2/23/97 -0500, you wrote:
>I'm in need of a new or used in good condition dash for
>a 1967 Ford F100, anyone know of a good source? The
>suppliers listed on the web page all want about $400!
>I'm looking to spend far less than that.

Mac's (800)777-0948 has dash covers that glue over the old dash pads, cost $100.00. The part # is D5TZ-5004282-C,
Steve & Rockette...Lifes a beach
'57 F100 Shorty
'63 F100 Longbox



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>From kpayne mindspring.com Sun Feb 23 11:22:41 1997 From: Ken Payne Subject: Re: dash supplier
To: FORDTRUCKS lofcom.com

At 01:56 AM 2/23/97 -0500, you wrote:
>>I'm in need of a new or used in good condition dash for
>>a 1967 Ford F100, anyone know of a good source? The
>>suppliers listed on the web page all want about $400!
>>I'm looking to spend far less than that.
>
>Are you looking for the guage cluster or the dash pad? I've got a cluster
>or two if you're interested. Just lemme know if you're interested.
>
>bigric mail.utexas.edu
>'68 Ford F100 Custom Cab Stepside 360
>bigric mail.utexas.edu
>
>

The dash pad. Thanks though! I was able to restore the clear plastic over the gauges using acrylic and a hair dryer to shape it. I've even have Concourse "experts" look at it and they can't tell the difference. The instructment letters and needles took an extremely steady hand to repaint.


-Ken Payne
1967 Ford F100 Custom Cab, 390 FE V8
List maintainer, send me comments and suggestions.
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>From kpayne mindspring.com Sun Feb 23 11:24:16 1997 From: Ken Payne Subject: Re: dash supplier
To: FORDTRUCKS lofcom.com

At 10:53 AM 2/23/97 -0500, you wrote:
>At 12:09 AM 2/23/97 -0500, you wrote:
>>I'm in need of a new or used in good condition dash for
>>a 1967 Ford F100, anyone know of a good source? The
>>suppliers listed on the web page all want about $400!
>>I'm looking to spend far less than that.
>
> Mac's (800)777-0948 has dash covers that glue
>over the old dash pads, cost $100.00. The part
># is D5TZ-5004282-C,
>Steve & Rockette...Lifes a beach
>'57 F100 Shorty
>'63 F100 Longbox
>
>

The problem is that I don't even have the old dash pad.
Farmer I bought the truck from took it out over ten years ago!


-Ken Payne
1967 Ford F100 Custom Cab, 390 FE V8
List maintainer, send me comments and suggestions.
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>From mcat epix.net Sun Feb 23 12:17:55 1997 From: mcat epix.net
Subject: Re: dash supplier
To: FORDTRUCKS lofcom.com

Ken there is a wrecking yard about 4 miles from me. I know they have a lot of Fords of your vintage. I can check tomorrow and see if they have one. Let me know if you want me to check.
--- On Sun, 23 Feb 1997 11:22:41 -0500 (EST) Ken Payne wrote:

>At 01:56 AM 2/23/97 -0500, you wrote:
>>>I'm in need of a new or used in good condition dash for
>>>a 1967 Ford F100, anyone know of a good source? The
>>>suppliers listed on the web page all want about $400!
>>>I'm looking to spend far less than that.
>>
>
>-Ken Payne
> 1967 Ford F100 Custom Cab, 390 FE V8
> List maintainer, send me comments and suggestions.
> Visit the Ford Trucks List Web Page (unsubscribe
> form is there): http://www.ford-trucks.com//lc/lc.php?action=do&link=http://www.mindspring.com/~kpayne/ford
>
>
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>

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~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Name: Garry
E-mail: mcat epix.net
Date: 2/23/97 Time: 12:12:06 PM

427 Fe powered F-100 Wild by design
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>From mtanner pacifier.com Sun Feb 23 14:08:12 1997 From: Mark Tanner Subject: Re: '74 F-250 - Some Questions and my '61 F100 To: FORDTRUCKS lofcom.com

Eric says:
> Well, I have only 2 catalogs so far... (I've only had my truck for
> less than 2 months.) Anyways, I just happened to bring them into
> work today for a little lunch time day dreaming. I incorrectly
> guestimated pricing for a complete bed for your truck.... According
> to the catalogs, it looks like a brand new one will cost about $1600!
> OOPS!

Oh well, I wasn't going to buy a new one anyway. I am still thinking around $500 for a good used one.

Actually upon reflection, if everything works and the truck serves it's purpose, maybe I should leave the body alone and just use it. At least I won't have to worry about some slimeball keying it.

Mark
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Mark Tanner mtanner pacifier.com Washougal, WA


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>From williame why.net Sun Feb 23 17:38:57 1997 From: william enox
Subject: 71 F100
To: FORDTRUCKS lofcom.com

I've got a 71 f100 that has a 240 six and 3 speed on the column. The motor is toast and I'm going to put a 460 and C-6 out of a 73 lincoln in it. What will I need as far as mounts? I know I'll need the drive shaft shortened and I'll use the radiator out of the lincoln what else am I missing? Any chance the front seat out of the lincoln might fit?



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>From kpayne mindspring.com Sun Feb 23 19:00:02 1997 From: Ken Payne Subject: Re: dash supplier
To: FORDTRUCKS lofcom.com

Where are you located? It may or may not be worth the effort after paying for shipping. I'm in the Atlanta area.

>Ken
>there is a wrecking yard about 4 miles from me. I know they have a lot of
>Fords of your vintage. I can check tomorrow and see if they have one. Let
>me know if you want me to check.
>--- On Sun, 23 Feb 1997 11:22:41 -0500 (EST) Ken Payne
> wrote:
>
>>At 01:56 AM 2/23/97 -0500, you wrote:
>>>>I'm in need of a new or used in good condition dash for
>>>>a 1967 Ford F100, anyone know of a good source? The
>>>>suppliers listed on the web page all want about $400!
>>>>I'm looking to spend far less than that.
>>>
>>
>>-Ken Payne
>> 1967 Ford F100 Custom Cab, 390 FE V8
>> List maintainer, send me comments and suggestions.
>> Visit the Ford Trucks List Web Page (unsubscribe
>> form is there): http://www.ford-trucks.com//lc/lc.php?action=do&link=http://www.mindspring.com/~kpayne/ford
>>
>>
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>to:list-request lofcom.com
>>Comments and suggestions are welcome, use: kpayne mindspring.com
>>
>>
>
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>
>
>~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
>Name: Garry
>E-mail: mcat epix.net
>Date: 2/23/97 Time: 12:12:06 PM
>
>427 Fe powered F-100 Wild by design
>~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
>
>
>____________________________________________________________________
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>
>

-Ken Payne
1967 Ford F100 Custom Cab, 390 FE V8
List maintainer, send me comments and suggestions.
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>From mcat epix.net Sun Feb 23 20:02:31 1997 From: mcat epix.net
Subject: Re: dash supplier
To: FORDTRUCKS lofcom.com

Ken,
I am in Western New York State, near Erie, PA. I may know where there are some good ones in this area now from a couple of other trucks. There seems to be an abundance of those trucks around here. I think they could be shipped UPS relatively cheaply. Prices should be in the $50.00 range, but I'd have to check to be sure.
Garry


--- On Sun, 23 Feb 1997 19:00:02 -0500 (EST) Ken Payne wrote:

>Where are you located? It may or may not be worth the effort
>after paying for shipping. I'm in the Atlanta area.
>
>>Ken

>>there is a wrecking yard about 4 miles from me. I know they have a lot of
>>Fords of your vintage. I can check tomorrow and see if they have one.
Let



~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Name: Garry
E-mail: mcat epix.net
Date: 2/23/97 Time: 7:59:38 PM

427 Fe powered F-100 Wild by design
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>From johnboy popalex1.linknet.net Sun Feb 23 20:33:08 1997 From: johnboy popalex1.linknet.net
Subject: Turbocharging Ford F250 7.3 L Diesel To: FORDTRUCKS lofcom.com

I have a 1993 Ford 7.3 Liter Diesel which is naturally aspirated. At times, I would like to have additional power while towing my Travel Trailer. Some have told me that adding a Banks Turbo or some other brand turbo will make all the difference in power and also increase my mileage tremendously.
These are noble claims and I think that they may be somewhat based in fact, but I find it difficult to imagine the tremendous increases others brag about. What are your experiences.

If you have added a turbocharger system to your diesel, how about letting me know the actual improvements you note. Help me decide once and for all whether to modify my truck or to trade it for a powerstroke.

Thanks,

John



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>From mdniz19 idt.net Sun Feb 23 22:27:11 1997 From: Mark Dinzebach
Subject: 65 F250 Crew Cab for sale
To: FORDTRUCKS lofcom.com

Due to the death of a relative,I've lost the storage and I have to get rid of this truck. It is a '65 F250 factory built crew cab. I belive this truck is rather rare as I have only seen one other in the past 20 years. It needs total restoration, but all the odd parts are there and in good shape. The truck is located in Dittmer MO. (about 40 miles SW of St. Louis) I am open to any offer; its gotta go. Reply via email.

Thanks

Mark

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