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Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 07:09 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,014
Posted By jim collins
That's right i forgot those , that may be where...

That's right i forgot those , that may be where the problem is .


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Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 06:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 467
Posted By jim collins
Ha ha , yeah i thought that was the way you knew...

Ha ha , yeah i thought that was the way you knew you had a holley , never had one yet that never leaked some place even when they were new.
I used them back in the 60s and they were worse than the...
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 06:47 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,014
Posted By jim collins
Get a couple of old screw drivers and start them...

Get a couple of old screw drivers and start them at the same time on both sides or even a third one . It is a tight fit and needs to come straight out . Prying on one side can put it in a bind and...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 06:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 204
Posted By jim collins
The green one would look okay if they had left...

The green one would look okay if they had left the clear coat off , yes looks like plastic. The blue one is a rust bucket and will start falling apart if you try removing the body panels. Myself i...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 05:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 269
Posted By jim collins
Dang, if my truck looked as good as "baby blue" i...

Dang, if my truck looked as good as "baby blue" i would call it done. Most of my trucks in the past were some shade of blue , now i have the red one that still needs lots of work.__:-X06__JIM
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 04:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 123
Posted By jim collins
Do you mean brake cylinder or axle seal leak ?...

Do you mean brake cylinder or axle seal leak ? Never had a brake drum to leak. Just kidding . Does it smell like brake fluid or gear lube ? Be a big help if i knew which.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 04:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 210
Posted By jim collins
I did it on a 79 F-100 i sold later, but i had...

I did it on a 79 F-100 i sold later, but i had all of the parts from another truck i pieced out . Big radiator that came with the 460 ,fan shroud correct factory 460 motor mounts, 79 engine , C/6...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 04:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 219
Posted By jim collins
On my 73 i followed the factory on the right side...

On my 73 i followed the factory on the right side then duplicated it on the left side. I thought about going straight out the back under the bumper but that lets exhaust in a camper shell if you...
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 08:12 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,014
Posted By jim collins
The part that the gears are in is the "third...

The part that the gears are in is the "third member". You do not need to take the large bolt holding the u-joint yoke , just the ones in the circle that hold the gear case in.
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 06:56 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,014
Posted By jim collins
When I ease this unit out, what type of weight...

When I ease this unit out, what type of weight should I expect[/QUOTE]


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I don't know how heavy it is just don't have any body parts in the way it can hurt. But it is best to check the gears...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 06:01 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 269
Posted By jim collins
Welcome to F T E ,you'v come to the right forum...

Welcome to F T E ,you'v come to the right forum to discuss Ford trucks . 302s are pretty good little engines , i put one in my 73 F-100 in place of the FE 360 . I have use most of Fords V/8 engines...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-15-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 611
Posted By jim collins
I just checked one from a 79 super cab. Top to...

I just checked one from a 79 super cab. Top to bottom 6 1/8 " ,finish to finish edges . I forgot i had a set of them until i started following this thread and i just bought a set of plan jane ones...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-14-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By jim collins
If you get 12mpg then it's time to have a party....

If you get 12mpg then it's time to have a party. I have owned two of the 79 super cabs and ran them for about 10 years , 9 t0 10 most of the time . I had another one , same size with the 460 and it...
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-13-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 161
Posted By jim collins
Unbolt the steering column and pull it up in to...

Unbolt the steering column and pull it up in to the cab enough to remove the old parts.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-12-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,168
Posted By jim collins
Yes, but it has become an interesting string so...

Yes, but it has become an interesting string so far, no real bad name calling .L.O.L.


I pretty much agree with you on customer service. I was a building contractor for about 30 years before...
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