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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-17-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 663
Posted By The Horvaths
Exclamation IF it's who I think it is; you might want to read...

IF it's who I think it is; you might want to read up on Bob's F100 before doing any business with them. :-X15 I think that at least one thread on this forum was so "hot" that it was deleted. ...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-14-2014, 09:08 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 462
Posted By The Horvaths
And, I must say, rather funny too. Was he in the...

And, I must say, rather funny too. Was he in the bed on a stripper pole wearing SpongeBob pajamas?

Tee-hee


Forum inside jokes. Nothing to see here, folks. Move along. :-drink
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-14-2014, 12:37 AM
Replies: 593
Views: 38,731
Posted By The Horvaths
Yeah, yeah, oh yeah! I especially like the...

Yeah, yeah, oh yeah! I especially like the heavy-duty AC!
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-12-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 625
Posted By The Horvaths
Agreed. I check power brake systems without...

Agreed. I check power brake systems without vacuum when setting them up. Then I check with vacuum. Make NO MISTAKE: :-X19 Vacuum assist is the luxury, the hydraulic system must be right or...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-09-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,828
Posted By The Horvaths
From what I recall: The early 239's cam journals...

From what I recall: The early 239's cam journals are a different size than any other Y-block.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-07-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,828
Posted By The Horvaths
And that leads to cracked head on left side. ...

And that leads to cracked head on left side. Then burnt valves and the like.
Previous owner thought he tied the valve open. Instead, he tied it closed. Oops!
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-07-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,828
Posted By The Horvaths
If you'd like, I have a '55 239 block that was...

If you'd like, I have a '55 239 block that was running fine last May. It had a cracked head so I replaced the whole thing. Swing on down to Dallas and get it out of the wife's way! It's just the...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-06-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,828
Posted By The Horvaths
Might want to give it a rinse first. Your '94...

Might want to give it a rinse first. Your '94 may not appreciate the mounds of sediment that may get stirred up.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-02-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 273
Posted By The Horvaths
Your wife called and said it's OK. Let...

Your wife called and said it's OK.


Let the enabling begin!
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-01-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,828
Posted By The Horvaths
Stu, is the '54 F500 not a 5 on 8" lug pattern? ...

Stu, is the '54 F500 not a 5 on 8" lug pattern? Am I reading too fast and missing something?
Anyway, I think that an original '54 Y-block 239 would be the "oddball" 239 with parts that are...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-01-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 593
Views: 38,731
Posted By The Horvaths
Your new employee should catch on to working on...

Your new employee should catch on to working on the truck in short order.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-28-2014, 07:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 201
Posted By The Horvaths
And arched downwards. Couldn't let that...

And arched downwards.


Couldn't let that go unsaid, now, could I?
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-28-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,807
Posted By The Horvaths
I never thought of saddle tanks and factory-style...

I never thought of saddle tanks and factory-style under-the-running-board (behind the large frame rail) as the same thing. Ever.
Welcome to the forum. Please be gentle on those of us who eschew...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-28-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 509
Posted By The Horvaths
As for widow makers, do a search of the forum. ...

As for widow makers, do a search of the forum. They have been safely disassembled using a forklift, chains, and a rifle. Levels of safety may vary with the approach utilized.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-28-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 509
Posted By The Horvaths
By "shimmying," perhaps you refer to lugging the...

By "shimmying," perhaps you refer to lugging the engine under too great a load at low RPM. It sounds like you may be going into a higher gear. There is a chance that the transmission end of the...
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