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Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 10:11 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 40,228
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
Got it running on Sunday, little grumpy from...

Got it running on Sunday, little grumpy from sitting but could have been worse. 2- 31 series batteries with 4/0 wire should be enough lol. Little tough to get it around corners tho. Got a few...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-13-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 40,228
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
Cable shifter hey? Ya that might be an idea....

Cable shifter hey? Ya that might be an idea. Would still rather wire the buttons into the dash.
Forum: Garage & Workshop 08-12-2014, 11:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 189
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
My Matco guy doesn't know what he has and when...

My Matco guy doesn't know what he has and when you point to something and ask what it's worth he doesn't know that either, so I don't shop there.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-12-2014, 11:15 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 40,228
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
So, after finding a rebuilt case and a rear fuel...

So, after finding a rebuilt case and a rear fuel tank, I'm down to needing things like driveshafts and case shifter (I'd rather have the electric shift), makes for a cleaner install and really, if I...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-10-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 455
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
I had a 77 Bronco that did the same thing... work...

I had a 77 Bronco that did the same thing... work great for weeks, than randomly nothing. Turned out to be a bad body ground. Battery would have power, but since all the electrics ran through the...
Forum: Ranger & B-Series 08-10-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 696
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
Oh, my bad, so he did. Bacon and eggs won over...

Oh, my bad, so he did. Bacon and eggs won over reading skills.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-10-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 40,228
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
Yup, I fought the body swap as long as I could...

Yup, I fought the body swap as long as I could but in the end it was the best decision.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-10-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 40,228
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
Yes Yes and Yes Original plans were to...

Yes
Yes and
Yes

Original plans were to swap the diesel motor over to the old frame but after looking at the new frame it made the old frame look like garbage.
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 08-10-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 1,746
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
OH WOW...... sorry to see this.

OH WOW...... sorry to see this.
Forum: Ranger & B-Series 08-10-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 696
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
Computer sees lean and rich conditions and will...

Computer sees lean and rich conditions and will compensate them out as best that it can. Leak a little air and computer says oops, need more fuel... when it all evens out that's how it runs. Leaky...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-10-2014, 11:32 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 40,228
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
E-brake will be standard rear axle, cable...

E-brake will be standard rear axle, cable operated. Rear end is out of 90s F350. 10.25 with drum brakes, chassis came with disc brakes on the Dana 80 but.... can't seem to find a disc setup I like...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-10-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 40,228
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
Supposed to be a F250.

Supposed to be a F250.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-10-2014, 01:18 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 40,228
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
I see drama ahead with getting a front driveshaft...

I see drama ahead with getting a front driveshaft in, no way the crossmember can stay as it is.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-09-2014, 11:32 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 40,228
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
Local tranny shop closed it's doors, picked up a...

Local tranny shop closed it's doors, picked up a fresh rebuilt 1356 for $300, little bit closer.

Toss this thing
...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-05-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 304
Posted By 79 Crewcab 4x4
For the love of Ford, DO NOT use RTV or any type...

For the love of Ford, DO NOT use RTV or any type of silicone as a body seam sealer. All it will do is invite rust and headaches. Either find a true body seam sealer or you will regret it later.
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