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  1. davidwelch3
    02-23-2010 10:58 PM - permalink
    How do I get help on this website, just signed up for the free deal. I have a 69 ford f100 4.9 and Its ran like crap since I got it. 8 miles to the gallon and I have replaced almost everything. Compression is 160 carb is a carter yf I believe and off a 79 I guess what should I do to stop it from running choppy and how does the dual vacuum work on that?
  2. greyghost85
    01-18-2010 05:55 PM - permalink
    what you been up to?
  3. greyghost85
    01-05-2010 06:05 PM - permalink
    hey, guy! found a donor truck, put bad weather is holding me up (no garage). I do a little here, and a bit there
  4. blueeyedfordguy
    10-16-2009 09:46 PM - permalink
    i live about an hour north of grand rapids. In reed city. What do you want to know for? Just wondering? You were a large help.
  5. blueeyedfordguy
    10-10-2009 01:09 PM - permalink
    Hey, how are you? Im Trent. We talked about that 83' 300 six motor you have, and you talked to me about what might be wrong with my truck. You and I both came up with the idea the the timing chain was bad. Well, I took it apart, and indeed it was bad. A Friend helped me line up the camshaft gear with the crankshaft gear. I was able to do everything else, now the motor is timed, and It runs like it never has before. I thank you for all your help. You pointed me in the right direction. The chain was quite stretch, witch caused quite a few problems. Runs solid now. Thanks.

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  • About 300 Buster
    2 Letter State/Province (use "--" for outside USA/
    Current Mileage
    150,000 - 199,999
    Miles per year
    20,000 - 24,999
    '96 f150 XL STD CAB
    Engine type and displacement
    300 IL EFI
    Tranny type
  • Signature
    Buster Ekins
    '96 F150 4.9IL 5 Speed Stick


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  • Last Activity: 05-03-2015 07:51 PM
  • Join Date: 06-14-2009
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