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Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-15-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 15
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Posted By jim collins
:-X22__If you get the " FD41K-2 " let us know . I...

:-X22__If you get the " FD41K-2 " let us know . I ordered that one on 5-13-14 and they called me the next day and said they were out of stock. I ask when would they be back in stock and he never...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-14-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 155
Posted By jim collins
From the looks of your pictures you do have a lot...

From the looks of your pictures you do have a lot of work ahead , but hey , that's the fun part , building them. I was lucky enough to have one of my old work trucks to pull parts from and knew the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-14-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 155
Posted By jim collins
The 79 I did was this white one which i don't...

The 79 I did was this white one which i don't have now. I went a different way on the 73 f-100 i have now. It was a good little truck but the red 73 is all rust free and the 79 had a small amount a...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-14-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 155
Posted By jim collins
"redroad" is right on with the parts change over....

"redroad" is right on with the parts change over. I did a 79 F-100 that way about 4 years ago. Rear end will work but mine had the 28 spline axles so i used the one from the 79 F-150 that came with...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-08-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 148
Views: 5,710
Posted By jim collins
Residential building contractor , new and remodel...

Residential building contractor , new and remodel , all parts of it. 30 plus years , retired a few years back. Sure wish i could dump some construction tools , nobody wants the old stuff.__:)
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-07-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 512
Posted By jim collins
When i bought my 73 the person i bought it from...

When i bought my 73 the person i bought it from followed me home with it . On the way a rubber freeze plug came out and he drove it until it quit running. Once he lost the water out of it the temp...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-07-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 512
Posted By jim collins
Truck looks good and it will have a new engine so...

Truck looks good and it will have a new engine so i think you did okay . To bad about the trick pulled on the other guy, you never know.:-wink
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-04-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 186
Posted By jim collins
Oh ' bcso290' , welcome to FTE, the best forum...

Oh ' bcso290' , welcome to FTE, the best forum on Ford trucks.

By the way "Hurst" prices their shifters and then add in the mounting kit and linkages most of the time. So that price may be more...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-04-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 186
Posted By jim collins
. Log on to " www.hurst-shifters.com" . ...

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Log on to " www.hurst-shifters.com" .

Look for part # 3666901 , Master Craft , 3sp. Ford ,Chevy and Pontiac.

$178.00

Sales department # 707-544-4761 .
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-03-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 186
Posted By jim collins
:-wink____3.03 is a good trany , it's a top...

:-wink____3.03 is a good trany , it's a top loader built just as strong as the factory stock ford 4/sp top loader , just less one gear. T-18 should not be to hard to switch over to if you want that...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-18-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 313
Posted By jim collins
If both 3/wheel drive it's pretty easy. I pulled...

If both 3/wheel drive it's pretty easy. I pulled the 360 / 3 speed out of mine and put in a 302 / automatic. Get the mount stands for the 302. My 73 never had holes in the frame for a 302 as the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-18-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 172
Posted By jim collins
77&79F250 , I don't want to hi-jack this forum so...

77&79F250 , I don't want to hi-jack this forum so if you need more information , contact me with P M or - email - jimcollins@frontiernet.net - . JIM

I sent you a PM .


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Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-18-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 172
Posted By jim collins
This is a picture of the Ford top loader 4 /speed...

This is a picture of the Ford top loader 4 /speed , you can do a 3/speed too. Parts for the 4/speed are not to hard to find , some new. I have seen them on Ebay, 3 / speed is harder to find. Ford...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-18-2014, 11:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 172
Posted By jim collins
My 73 came with the 3 on the tree behind a 360....

My 73 came with the 3 on the tree behind a 360. Yeah , mostly wore out shifting linkage problems . I rebuilt all of that then decided I wanted a 302 with AOD. That's where i am now waiting on the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-11-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 182
Posted By jim collins
One of my SC had the saddle blanket ones , not to...

One of my SC had the saddle blanket ones , not to bad for a work truck like it was. After it's use as a work truck i removed it and found the original one was like new from not being used in the...
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