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


Tennessee Chapter Join Chapter Leader:

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 12-06-2009, 06:39 AM
torkum's Avatar
torkum torkum is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Mount Juliet, TN
Posts: 1,543
torkum is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
Get any snow?

Went to M'boro yesterday and I24 was closed because of wrecks that were caused by the ice on bridges. When I got to Northern Tools they had snow in the parking lot, getting ready to lock the hubs in
__________________
2003 SUPERCREW 4X4

www.TrueBlueTrucks.com
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 12-06-2009, 12:30 PM
Neal 97 250's Avatar
Neal 97 250 Neal 97 250 is offline
Post Fiend
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Johnson City, TN.
Posts: 8,986
Neal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud of
We got a couple of inches. Not really slick yesterday but It got in the teens last night so I am sure there were plenty of wrecks. Slush, snow melted ice and low temps add up to bad Saturday night.

I spent my night in the garage putting SD F-350 rear springs on my truck. Big fun all by myself. LOL
__________________
97 F250 Full Force 275/200's, DP Tuner Live Tuned, Modded H2E, Terminated HPOS, Comp 910's, ARP studs, Swamps Pushrods, 6.oh Cooler, BDP elec. reg. return fuel, Valair dual disc clutch, RSK, D60, SD 1 ton springs DRD INMATE # 40
Neal's Pics and H2E install
Tennessee Chapter Member Join Chapter here
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 12-06-2009, 03:49 PM
hucka1a's Avatar
hucka1a hucka1a is offline
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Northeast TN
Posts: 2,956
hucka1a is a name known to allhucka1a is a name known to allhucka1a is a name known to allhucka1a is a name known to allhucka1a is a name known to allhucka1a is a name known to all
Me and my wife went riding around in the mountains and saw 4-6". I did lock the hubs, but never needed to use it. BTW Tim. I was in Mt. Juliet last week and will be there again this week. I was going to pm you, but we worked 14 hours a day...

Neal, all you had to do is call. You wouldn't have had to do those springs alone.
__________________
Huck
Early 99 F250 with parts from Clay, Scott, Roland, Cory, JD, Pete, Christian, Neal, Jim. You could say "Built by Ford, Modded by the Brotherhood"...

Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 12-06-2009, 04:45 PM
torkum's Avatar
torkum torkum is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Mount Juliet, TN
Posts: 1,543
torkum is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
huck, I was wondering what was going on. I was around back a couple of times at 5 Guys and saw AC and Plumbers trucks but thought you guys had been and gone. What truck you in?
__________________
2003 SUPERCREW 4X4

www.TrueBlueTrucks.com
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 12-06-2009, 04:45 PM
White 97 xlt's Avatar
White 97 xlt White 97 xlt is offline
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Cleveland, TN
Posts: 3,902
White 97 xlt has a spectacular reputation.White 97 xlt has a spectacular reputation.White 97 xlt has a spectacular reputation.White 97 xlt has a spectacular reputation.White 97 xlt has a spectacular reputation.White 97 xlt has a spectacular reputation.White 97 xlt has a spectacular reputation.White 97 xlt has a spectacular reputation.White 97 xlt has a spectacular reputation.White 97 xlt has a spectacular reputation.White 97 xlt has a spectacular reputation.
We had about 3/4 to 1 inch, but it was all melted before noon..
__________________
No matter how carefully you choose your words, they'll always end up being twisted by others!
1993 Thunderbird LX 3.8L AOD.
1997 Explorer XLT 4X2 4.0L SOHC 5R55E
1997 F-250 HD Extended cab, long bed, 5.8L, E4OD.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 12-06-2009, 05:48 PM
harleymsn's Avatar
harleymsn harleymsn is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2001
Location: Crossville, Tn
Posts: 1,838
harleymsn has a very good reputation on FTE.harleymsn has a very good reputation on FTE.harleymsn has a very good reputation on FTE.harleymsn has a very good reputation on FTE.
We had about an inch or a bit more here on the Plateau, but since I lived in Buffalo, NY for 54 years, it was hardly noticeable to me.
__________________
Joe
1950 F5 Stake Truck Flathead 8
2001 F250 XLT 4x4 V10
2009 Pontiac G3 the "roller-skate"

www.fordbonusbuilttrucks.com
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 12-07-2009, 08:14 AM
Fifty4F100's Avatar
Fifty4F100 Fifty4F100 is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Bartlett, TN
Posts: 1,084
Fifty4F100 is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.Fifty4F100 is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
Memphis - nada.
__________________
Glenn in TN -- A peek at my used car lot!!
05 PT Cruiser Convertible (RV Toad -- behind Holiday Rambler MH)
11 Smart For2
06 Saturn Vue
03 Nissan Altima
54 F100 (sold! at least the MH has a Ford V10)
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 12-07-2009, 12:32 PM
Neal 97 250's Avatar
Neal 97 250 Neal 97 250 is offline
Post Fiend
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Johnson City, TN.
Posts: 8,986
Neal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud of
Huck, It was a last minute call. I decided I would pull it in and check it out. See how much was involved, just scope it out. You know. The next thing you know my leaf springs are laying on the floor and I am dedicated now.
Not a hard job just heavy and time consuming. I like good quality time with my favorite person (me) like that. LOL

We got about 1.5 inches here. It snow most all day but didn't accumulate to much.
__________________
97 F250 Full Force 275/200's, DP Tuner Live Tuned, Modded H2E, Terminated HPOS, Comp 910's, ARP studs, Swamps Pushrods, 6.oh Cooler, BDP elec. reg. return fuel, Valair dual disc clutch, RSK, D60, SD 1 ton springs DRD INMATE # 40
Neal's Pics and H2E install
Tennessee Chapter Member Join Chapter here
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 12-07-2009, 03:22 PM
tex25025's Avatar
tex25025 tex25025 is offline
Post Fiend
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Plano TX and Brentwood TN
Posts: 10,578
tex25025 has much to be proud oftex25025 has much to be proud oftex25025 has much to be proud oftex25025 has much to be proud oftex25025 has much to be proud oftex25025 has much to be proud oftex25025 has much to be proud oftex25025 has much to be proud oftex25025 has much to be proud of
No ice, no snow here at all. Just cold, cold, and not to mention cold.
__________________
2014 6.7 PSD King Ranch F350 SRW
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 12-08-2009, 02:32 PM
Neal 97 250's Avatar
Neal 97 250 Neal 97 250 is offline
Post Fiend
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Johnson City, TN.
Posts: 8,986
Neal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud of
Quote:
Originally Posted by hucka1a View Post
Neal, all you had to do is call. You wouldn't have had to do those springs alone.
Come on down tonight Huck, I am doing the TE HPOP Modded 17°!!!

I am sure it is not far from where you are working now. LOL
__________________
97 F250 Full Force 275/200's, DP Tuner Live Tuned, Modded H2E, Terminated HPOS, Comp 910's, ARP studs, Swamps Pushrods, 6.oh Cooler, BDP elec. reg. return fuel, Valair dual disc clutch, RSK, D60, SD 1 ton springs DRD INMATE # 40
Neal's Pics and H2E install
Tennessee Chapter Member Join Chapter here
Reply With Quote
  #11  
Old 12-08-2009, 02:42 PM
mexemo's Avatar
mexemo mexemo is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Kingsport,TN
Posts: 107
mexemo is starting off with a positive reputation.
Neal,
I'm sure having chase you don't need much help.. lol
__________________
97 F350, Supercab 2wd, dually, auto, 6637, 3" DP, BD exhuast, shimmed fpr, HPX line, FLX 45951, updated trans, TW chip, 140 IDM, Gauges boost, pyro, trans, EBV brake

03 F250, 4x4 Crewcab 6637,5"diamond eye exhaust
to add 6.0 trans cooler
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 12-09-2009, 07:09 AM
Neal 97 250's Avatar
Neal 97 250 Neal 97 250 is offline
Post Fiend
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Johnson City, TN.
Posts: 8,986
Neal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud ofNeal 97 250 has much to be proud of
Chase has had a virus so he can't come out to play.
It was all me and the beverages this time. We seem to play well together. LOL

I got it done last night no prob... atleast not yet. Got the old one out in 40 minutes and that includes cleaning all the old gasket stuff off the front plate. Went in, ate dinner and played with Chase for a minute. Then back out and had it installed in no time at all.

After I had it together and let the gasket harden I cranked it up. Looked for leaks , none. Went inside for another beverage, spoke to the wife and back out. No puddles under the truck so all is well. Let's take one more look under the hood before I shut it. Oops the valley is full of oil.
YOU BIG DUMMY, NEAL!!!!!
I forgot to tighten the HPOP reservoir plug. Cleaned it up and went to bed. I parked on a hill at work so it can drain here and not at home. LOL
__________________
97 F250 Full Force 275/200's, DP Tuner Live Tuned, Modded H2E, Terminated HPOS, Comp 910's, ARP studs, Swamps Pushrods, 6.oh Cooler, BDP elec. reg. return fuel, Valair dual disc clutch, RSK, D60, SD 1 ton springs DRD INMATE # 40
Neal's Pics and H2E install
Tennessee Chapter Member Join Chapter here
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 12-13-2009, 11:28 PM
Paco_Jones's Avatar
Paco_Jones Paco_Jones is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Bradyville, tn.
Posts: 240
Paco_Jones is starting off with a positive reputation.
We had an inch or two... Didn't stick around long tho. I need to get some hubs in mine before we get another snow so I can play lol
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 12-20-2009, 04:11 PM
slammedi'am's Avatar
slammedi'am slammedi'am is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: cleveland,tn
Posts: 434
slammedi'am is starting off with a positive reputation.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Paco_Jones View Post
We had an inch or two... Didn't stick around long tho. I need to get some hubs in mine before we get another snow so I can play lol


__________________

www.TrueBlueTrucks.com
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 12-20-2009, 10:06 PM
torkum's Avatar
torkum torkum is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Mount Juliet, TN
Posts: 1,543
torkum is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
Shane, don't give Paco a hard time
__________________
2003 SUPERCREW 4X4

www.TrueBlueTrucks.com
Reply With Quote
Old 12-20-2009, 10:06 PM
 
 
 
Reply

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

Tags
truebluetruckscom

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

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
NorthernTool Wheel Step for $30 davidkstyler 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 6 10-09-2013 08:25 PM
FYI Aluminum Platforms petrokiller 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 0 02-21-2013 03:57 PM
Engine mounted hydraulics BlueOvalBud Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 2 11-16-2010 06:59 AM
Snow rywegh Kentucky Chapter 0 12-01-2005 04:31 PM
Wheel Well Tool Boxes dad4dds Aftermarket Products 3 05-24-2004 03:38 PM



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:14 AM.


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