Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Misc. > Offroad & 4x4
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?


Offroad & 4x4 SPONSORED BY:

Welcome to Ford-Trucks Forums!
Welcome to Ford-Trucks.com.

You are currently viewing our forums as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free so please, join the Ford-Trucks Forums community today!





 
Reply
 
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 06-12-2014, 02:15 PM
351Cleveland C4's Avatar
351Cleveland C4 351Cleveland C4 is online now
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: On the Edge of the Desert
Posts: 3,060
351Cleveland C4 has a good reputation on FTE.351Cleveland C4 has a good reputation on FTE.351Cleveland C4 has a good reputation on FTE.
Squealing tires on dirt

How many of y'all have ever squealed tires on dirt? I never believed it could be done until I did it once.
__________________
Gas is great, but Diesel kicks Gas
'71 F100 351C 2V, Edelbrock Power Pack, AOD trans
and 7 other fords...
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 06-12-2014, 10:10 PM
eakermeld's Avatar
eakermeld eakermeld is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: South Central,MO
Posts: 1,397
eakermeld is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
Yes I have. Back a few years ago the county did some work in front of my house. They used red clay to cover up some rocks. They didn't put gravel on it for a long time and the clay got polished up real good. A friend left my house rather quickly and we both heard a squeal from the tires. He backed up and did a nice burnout. Well of course I had to do one so I took my 74 Hi-Boy out there. A burnout, but not impressive. Went back and got my 81 C10 and did a MONSTER burnout! The neighbor up the road heard us and brought down his Dodge V10 and roasted his tires pretty good. Another neighbor came by with his old beater 84 F150 and wanted to play but his brakes wouldn't hold him still. So I got the Hi-Boy and chained him to it. Man what a burnout! He even popped a tire! We had the road so black it looked like asphalt! So yes it can be done just like on Dukes of Hazzard!
__________________
1989 F250 460 C6 D60 front 10 1/4 rear 3.55
1990 F150 300 4R70W
2004 Silverado 5.3
2000 Buick LeSabre
1982 IH S2500 400 Cummins 13spd
1994 CAT 953B 3116 Hydrostat
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 06-13-2014, 06:15 PM
tjc transport's Avatar
tjc transport tjc transport is online now
i ain't rite
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Marlboro Mental Hospital
Posts: 33,438
tjc transport has a superb reputationtjc transport has a superb reputationtjc transport has a superb reputationtjc transport has a superb reputationtjc transport has a superb reputationtjc transport has a superb reputationtjc transport has a superb reputationtjc transport has a superb reputationtjc transport has a superb reputationtjc transport has a superb reputationtjc transport has a superb reputation
not a big deal really, as long as the dirt is packed hard
__________________
Tom

rarely in life do you meet a person that will drop everything to help a stranger,
and give the shirt off his back to a friend.
Steve Price was that kind of person.
Godspeed "window licker", the short bus will never be the same with you gone.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 06-13-2014, 08:00 PM
im2tall33's Avatar
im2tall33 im2tall33 is offline
ID CHAPTER LDR
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Coeur d alene, Id
Posts: 21,459
im2tall33 has a superb reputationim2tall33 has a superb reputationim2tall33 has a superb reputationim2tall33 has a superb reputationim2tall33 has a superb reputationim2tall33 has a superb reputationim2tall33 has a superb reputationim2tall33 has a superb reputationim2tall33 has a superb reputationim2tall33 has a superb reputationim2tall33 has a superb reputation
I've done it many times. My favorite and scariest was doing donuts in my old bronco II I had at one point two tires in the air and quickly realized it was time to be done lol
__________________
Micah Munroe BIG BSer#2and Slackmaster #19
Click to join the Idaho Chapter]
1994 F-150 4x4 300-6 5spd w/ 33 12.50 cooper stt tires
1981 Ford Bronco 300-6 aka Billy the Bucking Bronco

Quote:
Originally Posted by BIGKEN View Post
Micah...the man...the myth...the legend!!!

Reply With Quote
Old 06-13-2014, 08:00 PM
 
 
 
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Belt Squeal Diesel_Brad 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 9 11-26-2012 06:36 PM
Squeal When Turning TMattson 1997 - 2003 F150 2 08-25-2011 09:58 PM
So is this a power steering squeal? gregrw Expedition & Navigator 2 04-15-2011 05:26 PM
Tire squeal when taking curves Jeffman 1997 - 2003 F150 17 10-01-2004 11:22 AM
Front Tires Squealing And Wear happycamper116 Expedition & Navigator 4 08-06-2004 10:32 AM


Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Misc. > Offroad & 4x4

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

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 On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:01 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 AC1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Advertising - Terms of Use - Privacy Statement - Jobs
This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. FordŽ is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company.

vbulletin Admin Backup