Sloppy the Big Red Ford is Pretty Neat
Ford didn’t make the Raptor back in the 1970s, but if it did, it might’ve looked something like the truck you see here.
Installing the NV4500 Overdrive Transmission By CeetWarrior I installed a New Venture Gear NV4500 HD 5 speed manual transmission in place of the stock T18 4 speed manual in my 1967 F100 2wd. The NV4500 closely matches the gearing of the original 4 speed, plus has a 0.73 overdrive for a fifth gear. My freshly […] More »
1948 through 1960 Ford F-1 and F-100 Rear Axle (differential) Swaps The following was contributed by the 1948 – 1960 Forum users as a group effort. After "What IFS will fit my truck?", "What late model rear rear end can I put into my 1948 – 1960 Ford truck ?" seems to be the second […] More »
By Donald R. Haulsee INTRODUCTION I acquired a 66 F100 as part of a trade. The truck was a short wheel base stepside and the body was in good shape. Unfortunately, the 240 6 cylinder engine had broken timing gears and the transmission extension housing on the Cruisamatic was cracked. I also had a Mustang […] More »
By Kevin Kozak Front Axle Shaft U-joint Replacement For Dana 44 axle with Warn manual locking hubs – 1978 F150 4×4 References: Tools Required: Preparation: Place drain pan under front differential and loosen (10) 1/2" bolts holding differential cover to housing. Loosen cover and allow fluid to drain. Remove bolts and cover and inspect gears […] More »