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Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-06-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 2,713
Read First: Crewcab Only Thread.
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Posted By choptop49ford
They are from a '97 crew

They are from a '97 crew
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-30-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 545
Posted By choptop49ford
Absolutely. Was just making the point that it has...

Absolutely. Was just making the point that it has nothing to do with whether or not its a highboy.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-30-2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 545
Posted By choptop49ford
351C was a car only engine

351C was a car only engine
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-29-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 689
Views: 73,133
Posted By choptop49ford
The rarest factory installed parts that I know of...

The rarest factory installed parts that I know of are in my buddy's garage. 1) ash trays for a crew cab that mount on the pillar between the front and rear doors (happen to be NOS). 2) by far the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-22-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 716
Posted By choptop49ford
One of mine would shut off while driving and...

One of mine would shut off while driving and would not restart by popping the clutch. Had to turn the key off and start it as if it were stationary. Didnt need to wait, could do it while still...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-10-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 312
Posted By choptop49ford
My bad. Wasn't sure how recent they were in use....

My bad. Wasn't sure how recent they were in use. Around here you aren't allowed into any of the salvage yards any more, you have to tell them specifically what you want and if they have it then they...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-10-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 502
Posted By choptop49ford
Agree 100%.

Agree 100%.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-10-2014, 06:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 502
Posted By choptop49ford
I have seen them list both as well. Maybe they...

I have seen them list both as well. Maybe they tried galvanized and found it wasn't working for them. With nearly 20 years as a welder/fabricator in the sheet metal workers union I have seen several...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-10-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 502
Posted By choptop49ford
Galvanized and galvaneal are 2 different things....

Galvanized and galvaneal are 2 different things. Galvanized will NOT hold paint. Galvaneal is is a different "galvanizing" process and is intended to be painted. It looks a lot like aluminized steel...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-10-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 312
Posted By choptop49ford
As far as I know the only variation on the C6...

As far as I know the only variation on the C6 dipstick is the extra long one used on econolines, it goes clear up to the front of the engine. As far as the power steering dipstick, if it is like this...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-10-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,211
Posted By choptop49ford
I originally thought it was a joke and others...

I originally thought it was a joke and others were playing along....
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-09-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 7,195
Posted By choptop49ford
A small load of scrap. Not much of a job but its...

A small load of scrap. Not much of a job but its her first since I I've had her. Just a little bit of garage and barn spring cleaning.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-09-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 399
Posted By choptop49ford
Yes since you're just running alternator and...

Yes since you're just running alternator and power steering pump any of the 460 brackets will do since it's a 2wd, 302 will have different brackets.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-08-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 798
Posted By choptop49ford
It has a 385 series (370/429/460) bell housing...

It has a 385 series (370/429/460) bell housing not FE. The FE bell housing is shared with the MEL (Mercury, Edsel, Lincoln) series engines (383 Mercury, 410 Edsel, 430 Lincoln, 462 Lincoln)
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-07-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 399
Posted By choptop49ford
Oil pan, exhaust manifolds, mounts, tranny...

Oil pan, exhaust manifolds, mounts, tranny dipstick (an easy 60 sec swap) will be different but after you de smog them they are a good engine. The heads are actually pretty good in those years too....
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