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  1. 95xlt5.8
    01-07-2017 09:11 PM - permalink
    95xlt5.8
    Hey i have a quick question for you. I need to replace my lower rad hose... I have a 95 xlt 5.8 the person that had the truck before me bepassed the oil cooler by using a reg hose and didnt take off the cooler. I have been trying to fi d a hose for over a month and a half but every one i get is wrong. What yr do you have and do tou remember what hose you got? Thanks
  2. ajcarson11
    03-28-2015 12:18 AM - permalink
    ajcarson11
    This also looks like a good guide:

    Aluminum Wheel Refinishing
  3. ajcarson11
    03-27-2015 11:51 PM - permalink
    ajcarson11
    So I've started a thread a while back on Reconditioning the stock aluminum wheels. You can take a look here:

    Removing Oxidation/Pitting on Aluminum Wheels/Trim? Getting Ready for New Tires - Ford F150 Forum - Community of Ford Truck Fans

    (I'm placing this here instead of the thread as I don't know if we are allowed to link to other forums in threads)

    It sounds like clear-coat stripper, a good sanding, buffing, and clear-coat reapplication is all that is required. I'm a little skeptical of using a wire-wheel as shown in the thread.... but I might give it a shot as it looks effective. Perhaps a less abrasive wheel?

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  • About Snipeston
    2 Letter State/Province (use "--" for outside USA/
    MO
    Country of Residence
    US
    Make
    Ford
    Model
    F-150
    Year
    1995
    Current Mileage
    150,000 - 199,999
    Miles per year
    10,000 - 14,999

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