Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Regional Chapters > Southern Region > Mississippi Chapter
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?


Mississippi Chapter Join Chapter , Leader: Scndsin

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 01-08-2009, 06:29 PM
BarryMc's Avatar
BarryMc BarryMc is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Central Mississippi
Posts: 1,459
BarryMc is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.BarryMc is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
Brake line help on my 66

This nice weather today made me want to work on my 66... The next thing I've got to do is bend and run the metal brake lines coming off the proportioning valve to the master cylinder and to both front soft lines. My problem is that I've never bent any lines and I need to buy a brake line flare kit. Can anyone offer any advice on my install? and recommend a flare kit to purchase? Any and all comments welcome. Oh yeah, if you want to come do it for me you are more than welcome to.
__________________
Barry


2012 f150 SuperCrew XLT
1966 F100
1965 Mustang
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 01-09-2009, 08:47 AM
Mitchissippi's Avatar
Mitchissippi Mitchissippi is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Cumberland, MS
Posts: 132
Mitchissippi is starting off with a positive reputation.
I used to have a flaring tool, but I do not know where it got off to. I need to pick me up another one. I've got a cheap (one-size fits all bender) - wish I had a better one. One that has several groves for different size tubing.
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 01-09-2009, 05:20 PM
BarryMc's Avatar
BarryMc BarryMc is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Central Mississippi
Posts: 1,459
BarryMc is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.BarryMc is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
I didn't get the steel lines run today, I ran into a problem with the soft lines coming off the caliper, it hits the I-beam when it's turned to the right.
Click the image to open in full size.
Click the image to open in full size.
__________________
Barry


2012 f150 SuperCrew XLT
1966 F100
1965 Mustang
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 01-10-2009, 12:11 AM
CN Spots's Avatar
CN Spots CN Spots is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: NW Mississippi
Posts: 403
CN Spots is starting off with a positive reputation.
Ain't customizing fun?

My stepfather bought a double flaring tool from NAPA last year. It's holding up well but it's still a pain to use. (for me anyway) -kept getting the flare crooked.
__________________
1968 F100 Ranger SWB 390 C6
1967 F100
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 02-12-2009, 06:21 PM
sign_man's Avatar
sign_man sign_man is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: Jackson
Posts: 116
sign_man is starting off with a positive reputation.
Do you have the brake lines on upside down?
__________________
1988 F-Superduty bucket truck, 7.3L Diesel, ZF-5sp., 4.10 (changed from 5.13)
1995 F-250 351W, E40D, 3.55
1999 F-150 5.4L 4x4
2001 27' Wilderness Travel Trailer
1966 Mustang GT
1957 Ford 850 Tractor
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 02-12-2009, 06:29 PM
BarryMc's Avatar
BarryMc BarryMc is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Central Mississippi
Posts: 1,459
BarryMc is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.BarryMc is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
Haha yeah, they were upside down I posted on the 61-66 forum and got the answer...good eye though
__________________
Barry


2012 f150 SuperCrew XLT
1966 F100
1965 Mustang
Reply With Quote
Old 02-12-2009, 06:29 PM
 
 
 
Reply

Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Regional Chapters > Southern Region > Mississippi Chapter

Tags
66, brake, ford, lines, truck

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 Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:12 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