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  1. Oldtrucknut7077
    06-05-2015 06:11 AM - permalink
    Thank you for the reps buddy!
  2. JustHavingFun
    05-21-2015 07:15 AM - permalink
    Hi svolpone. Thank you for the introduction and help the other day. By the way, I was told the 390 came off of a Fairlane. The casting numbers from the heads and intake do align with a 66/67 Fairlane. I'll still check the displacement to verify a 390.

    My parents are visiting with us in Atlanta so my dad is helping his son and grandson's tremendously on our 1966 F100 Flareside restoration. I am originally from and my parents still live in the Altoona area. Where in PA are you located and where does the PA chapter typically meet?
  3. shillinghillf600
    11-17-2014 09:18 PM - permalink
    Hi svolpone I've got a steering shaft if it will help you out. Not sure where in pa you are but I'm 25 mi south of Pittsburgh. You can call me anytime 724-350-2579. Bill
  4. vze2c2gb
    09-14-2014 04:21 PM - permalink
    Hey would you be able to tell me how much of the old steering column they left coming out of you steering box into the rag joint? Also the chevy column the put in what was the length? Yhank you
  5. svolpone
    07-14-2014 10:46 AM - permalink
    uh, ignore this.
  6. svolpone
    07-14-2014 10:45 AM - permalink
    hey, thanks for getting back to me. I found a pretty nice steering wheel, so i'm good. i've seen pretty cracked wheels out there. the one i got is perfect. pretty amazing when they last that long.
  7. Scott F.
    07-02-2014 02:20 PM - permalink
    Scott F.

    Sorry for taking so long to get back with, you know?

    Anyway, I looked at the old steering wheel and it's cracked around the base. Bad enough you wouldn't be happy with it and I wouldn't feel right selling it.

  8. Oldtrucknut7077
    04-18-2014 07:06 AM - permalink
    Welcome to the PA Chapter! Stop in the general chat thread, introduce yourself, & say hi. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask.

    Also, a thread has been started in the PA forum welcoming you to the chapter:

    Thank you,
    PA Chapter Leader
  9. svolpone
    04-04-2014 07:53 AM - permalink
    Hi Scott,

    Thanks for the offer, but I just bought one. I have an automatic transmission, so i was looking for an automatic shifter on the column. that turned out to be impossible to find, so i'm going with a column with no shifter, and moving my shifter to the floor. Should be interesting.

    Thanks again,
  10. Scott F.
    04-03-2014 08:59 PM - permalink
    Scott F.
    Hi svolpone, I saw your post about a needing a steering column for a 65 F100. I've got a rangoon red column, three on the tree complete with the wheel if you are interested. Over a year ago, I swapped mine out for a tilt column out of the 78 along with installing power steering. As I remember, its in decent shape. I could take some pics if you are interested.

    Let me know,
    Scott Faller

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  • About svolpone
    Just an older guy who used to own a 63 flareside, so reliving my youth by buying this 64.
    Philly Suburbs, PA
    chess, basketball, etc.
    2 Letter State/Province (use "--" for outside USA/
    Current Mileage
    75,000 - 99,999
    Miles per year
    1,000 - 4,999
    1964 F100 Flareside
    Engine type and displacement
    302 (1974)
    Tranny type
  • Signature
    Steve - PA Chapter Member
    US Navy Veteran
    1964 F100 2WD -


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