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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-04-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 273
Posted By jhweigel
Ross, Yes, I think I wasn't clear. The...

Ross,

Yes, I think I wasn't clear. The black / green wire from the ignition switch to the gauge cluster bus is one of them that burned. The wire that provides the 6V that powers the gauge cluster...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-04-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 273
Posted By jhweigel
Fire in the hole!

Greeting from Middle Tennessee.

I had a recent incident with my 1950 F1 panel truck. I had the truck out in a driving rain storm (gotta love those vacuum wipers and Rain-X). Anyway, got it in...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-04-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 941
Posted By jhweigel
50 F1 Rear door checks

I would really appreciate that. I have been looking too, but no luck yet.

I had a little short under my dash the other day. Lots of smoke but no fire. Three wires burned and the circuit breaker...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-04-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 941
Posted By jhweigel
f1 rear door check hardware

Its too bad that there are no reproduction parts made by anyone (that I can fund). (Fabricating something from pictures would be more than I care to tackle). I guess the market for panel truck...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-03-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 558
Posted By jhweigel
UPDATE on my 50 F1 panel truck LED tail light bulbs experiment

I finished with the exterior bulb replacements and wanted to post my results for those interested. My main concern was having bulbs (parking, turn signals, brake lights etc.) as bright as I could...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-02-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 941
Posted By jhweigel
50 F1 panel rear door hardware

Does anyone know what the barn door restraints on the 50 F1 panel look like? Those will be the hardware that keeps the doors from opening and hitting the side of the truck I guess. On my F1 panel...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-31-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 221
Posted By jhweigel
Thanks John, It makes everyone look and...

Thanks John,

It makes everyone look and smile, especially the ladies.

Glad to hear you are feeling better. I have "been there and done that" so I know a lot about it.

Joe
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-31-2014, 09:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 221
Posted By jhweigel
Thanks everyone for responding. I am having fun...

Thanks everyone for responding. I am having fun fixing the things I know how to fix and learning how to fix the rest.

Trying tp post a picture below. Hope it works.
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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-31-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 221
Posted By jhweigel
Replace brake light switch - 1950 F1 panel

So it seems like I may have a bad brake light switch. I plan to check the wiring to make sure that it's not a wiring problem first. I see how the switch installs into the MC and that looks very...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-30-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 558
Posted By jhweigel
Update on LED tail light bulbs from Super Bright LEDs

Jolly Roger Joe,

I put the LED 1157 tail lights from SuperBrightleds in today, and they are working great (very bright). I tried one of the amber 1157 LED bulbs in the front (running light /...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-30-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By jhweigel
color coded wiring diagram

I got mine yesterday and it looks to be as advertised. I have been using the shop manual wiring diagram to trouble shoot electrical issues. The big color coded one is good for my old eyes anyway.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-28-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 558
Posted By jhweigel
Update on SuperBrightLED bulbs for my 1950 F1

Hi All,

UPS expects to deliver the LED'S that I ordered tomorrow. So by this weekend I should have an update to report. Since I don't have a LED flasher for 6 volt, and con't find one to order, I...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-28-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 558
Posted By jhweigel
Link to LED Super Bright LEDS 6V Red bulbs to replace #1157 dual element bulb

Here is the link to the ones I just ordered from Superbrightleds.com:

1157 LED Bulb - Dual Intensity 19 LED | LED Replacement Bulbs for Cars | 12v | Super Bright LEDs | Super Bright LEDs...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-28-2014, 09:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 558
Posted By jhweigel
Answered my own question again

Found on the SuperBright LED website that their LED replacements for 1157 and 1156 taillight / turn signal bulbs in 6 volt are not polarity sensitive, and will work with either positive or negative...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-28-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 558
Posted By jhweigel
OOPS!. Don't order these LLED bulbs based...

OOPS!.

Don't order these LLED bulbs based on my earlier post. When I posted this original message I wasn't thinking about my specific application. I just sent a technical query to...
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