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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-14-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By easyrider47
thanks again for your input..............solved...

thanks again for your input..............solved the problem..........turned out to be a bad battery...........unable to hold a charge............the generator tested fine and is...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-12-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By easyrider47
thanks...learning daily

my sincere thank you to all............you continue to be great help !


............this is exactly what I had hoped for when I bought the f1........!


.............decided to stay with the 6...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-11-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 209
Posted By easyrider47
battery generator problems

hi


1950 239 ci flathead v8 with 6 volt system...........


losing charge in battery.........will be running tests on battery and generator tomorrow..............have been told the battery is...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-09-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 224
Posted By easyrider47
thx................I am going to give it a...

thx................I am going to give it a try....


...related question: I am assuming that if there is a "sludge" buildup, this could effect oil circulation and oil pressure...........?

...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-08-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 224
Posted By easyrider47
thanks for your suggestions............ ...

thanks for your suggestions............


.......short of opening the engine up, are there any "tests" that can/should be done to give an indication of sludge buildup ?


and, are there other...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-08-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 224
Posted By easyrider47
thanks for the info ! ...........I have...

thanks for the info !


...........I have put a heavier grade oil in and plan on changing frequently.............the truck will be stored 8 months a year and driven in summers only............

...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-07-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 224
Posted By easyrider47
external oil filter for 1950 fi 239 v8 ?

hi,


..............my 1950 239 ci flathead v8 f1 does not have an external oil filter...the only filter is a screen inside the oil pan.............are there external filter kits available that...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-01-2014, 02:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 416
Posted By easyrider47
engine rebuilder for 239 flathead v8 recommendation ?

hi,


........live in ne ohio and may need to have my engine ( 1950 239 ci )rebuilt......it may have been previously rebuilt .........anyone have anyone to recommend ?

thx
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-30-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 191
Posted By easyrider47
try dennis carpenter..............lots of old...

try dennis carpenter..............lots of old truck stuff.............
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-30-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 225
Posted By easyrider47
the light just went on in the closet...

the light just went on in the closet !!!.............thank you.............

I admittedly know little, but am eager to learn............really one the primary reasons I bought an old "simple"...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-30-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 225
Posted By easyrider47
...............if all plugs removed....engine...

...............if all plugs removed....engine obviously will not be starting..............so what difference does it make having the throttle wide open on an old engine like this ?

..........thanks
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-30-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 225
Posted By easyrider47
239 ci egine compression check results...problems

just had a compression check done on my 239 ci flathead v8..............

........7 of the cylinders were in the 75 to 85 range, while the remaining cylinder tested less than 50................??
...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-29-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 341
Posted By easyrider47
thanks guys !

thank you all................that is what I will do...........if this is not "enough" is "bending" the hinges seem like the logical next step......?
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-29-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 341
Posted By easyrider47
sagging door

hi
have a 50 f1 and rt door is out of alignment..............sagging and not latching properly..................

.the ford shop manual calls for first attempting "to spread" the lower hinge by...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-28-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 901
Posted By easyrider47
yes, they are available from...

yes, they are available from denniscarpenter.com...........

the lights are listed by truck year and model.............basically, they are round enclosed in a metal casing.............I have also...
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