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Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 07:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 106
Posted By Franklin2
Do you have the broken belt and the old belts? ...

Do you have the broken belt and the old belts? Maybe this would help;

I looked at Autozone's site, they have several alternator belts depending on what size alternator you have. Can you figure...
Forum: Electrical Systems/Wiring Today, 06:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 114
Posted By Franklin2
What do you think about the fancy relay in this...

What do you think about the fancy relay in this thread at the bottom?

http://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/1336989-2nd-battery-discharge.html
Forum: Electrical Systems/Wiring Today, 06:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 114
Posted By Franklin2
When the oil pressure switch activates the...

When the oil pressure switch activates the solenoid, the two large posts would be connected.

fmc400 is correct. A regular starter solenoid is not rated for continuous use. Your idea is a...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 08:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 93
Posted By Franklin2
Most of them do not have adjustment. Some of the...

Most of them do not have adjustment. Some of the aftermarket master cylinders have adjustable rods going into the clutch master.

Get someone to push the clutch in and out while you open the hood...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 08:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 106
Posted By Franklin2
How does this look? ...

How does this look?

http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/EdR1/2010-08-18_172627_2010-08-18_122524.jpg
Forum: Electrical Systems/Wiring Yesterday, 08:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 78
Posted By Franklin2
There would not be a common fuse for those...

There would not be a common fuse for those lights. They are all powered by different circuits. The only common thing they probably have is a ground trace and a ground terminal in the wiring plug.
...
Forum: Electrical Systems/Wiring Yesterday, 08:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 83
Posted By Franklin2
Never seen one of those before. Sort of a "smart...

Never seen one of those before. Sort of a "smart relay".
Forum: Electrical Systems/Wiring Yesterday, 03:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 83
Posted By Franklin2
Batteries do get old and start getting weak. ...

Batteries do get old and start getting weak. That battery sounds like it's sitting and discharging, and then is demanding a lot of current after the engine starts. Do you have another battery...
Forum: Electrical Systems/Wiring Yesterday, 03:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 71
Posted By Franklin2
Sounds like a bad cable. Where they melted might...

Sounds like a bad cable. Where they melted might be the bad spot. Do you have a meter and know how to use it? If so, we can walk you through testing to find the bad spot. But you will more than...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 07:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 234
Posted By Franklin2
If you pull all the wires off the battery and...

If you pull all the wires off the battery and still have a draw, I suspect your meter is not right.

You know your way around wiring, I believe you, just stop and think about it for awhile and get...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 07:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 496
Posted By Franklin2
You have Chiltons, Haynes, ebay, and you can look...

You have Chiltons, Haynes, ebay, and you can look and see if Service Manuals, Owner Manuals, Wiring Diagrams, Service Bulletins - Helm Incorporated (http://www.helminc.com) has any manuals in stock.
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-19-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 208
Posted By Franklin2
If you have a 351m right now, a 351w will not...

If you have a 351m right now, a 351w will not bolt up to your tranny. You need a new tranny.

A lot of work and wiring to not have to got out and warm the truck up. I would get a newer truck. ...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-19-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 194
Posted By Franklin2
You are going to end up cutting the bolt off at...

You are going to end up cutting the bolt off at the back of the alternator with a sawzall or something like that. Of course, cut into the aluminum of the alternator, save the front of your engine...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-19-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 136
Posted By Franklin2
Don't let the "429" fool you. It's a distant...

Don't let the "429" fool you. It's a distant relative of the 429, but a lot of things are different on it. Just like the old 361 and 391 big truck engines. They are distant relatives of the 360...
Forum: Electrical Systems/Wiring 09-19-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 78
Posted By Franklin2
I would check the printed circuit board on back...

I would check the printed circuit board on back of the cluster. The copper traces can come loose and get wrinkled and not make contact in the plug. Study the circuits, see if you have one common...
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