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Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-07-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 28
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Posted By chetspencer
Thanks, I've conquered every other challenge this...

Thanks, I've conquered every other challenge this truck has presented (still fighting my Y Block thermostat housing leak) :-X22
Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-07-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 623
Posted By chetspencer
Good luck!! Do you have a shop manual? Your...

Good luck!! Do you have a shop manual? Your supposed to align the bell housing to the pilot bearing bore with a dial indicator.:-drink
Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-07-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 623
Posted By chetspencer
Well I got my new clutch kit in the mail...

Well I got my new clutch kit in the mail yesterday, and I managed to get all of the access panel screws out. I might go for it next weekend. :-drink
Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-29-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 623
Posted By chetspencer
Thanks again, looks like it's all very doable. :)

Thanks again, looks like it's all very doable. :)
Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-29-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 623
Posted By chetspencer
Thanks for the info, Think I can coax the pilot...

Thanks for the info, Think I can coax the pilot bearing out also? I know about the grease and Drift punch of the correct diameter(??) trick to drive it out.
:-drink
Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-29-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 623
Posted By chetspencer
Thank you!! I have a motorcycle Jack that will...

Thank you!! I have a motorcycle Jack that will get fairly close to the tranny I'm sure I can make something work. :-drink
Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-29-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 623
Posted By chetspencer
Your giving me some engine support ideas,...

Your giving me some engine support ideas, thinking outside the box. :-drink
Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-29-2014, 12:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 623
Posted By chetspencer
OK I got it thanks! Being a 4x4 might make...

OK I got it thanks!

Being a 4x4 might make this a challenge, as it's way the hell up there off the ground :)
Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-28-2014, 11:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 623
Posted By chetspencer
So that means I have to remove the crossmember...

So that means I have to remove the crossmember that hold the rear engine mounts which means I might as well pull the whole enchilada (motor and tranny)
which is a pain as my truck takes up my whole...
Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-28-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 623
Posted By chetspencer
LOL I'm just talking about the existing clutch. ...

LOL I'm just talking about the existing clutch.
Maybe I should by a lotto ticket. ;)
Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-28-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 623
Posted By chetspencer
Drooling over a ZF 6 speed on ebay, snaps back to...

Drooling over a ZF 6 speed on ebay, snaps back to reality and the original question: Can I do this R&R in the truck or is it hopeless. :-drink
Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-28-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 623
Posted By chetspencer
I'll probably end up doing what ever is cheapest...

I'll probably end up doing what ever is cheapest as that works for me, but the granny 1st leaves a lot to be desired. Fingers crossed its the pilot bearing or bushing.
Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-28-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 623
Posted By chetspencer
Yes sir, clutch works fine, I hear the noise...

Yes sir, clutch works fine, I hear the noise right at the flywheel cover so I was thinking it might be the throw out bearing or pilot bearing.

You guys are also welcome to explain why I should...
Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-28-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 623
Posted By chetspencer
Thanks for the info, shifts fine, have noticed...

Thanks for the info, shifts fine, have noticed granny gear is a little jerky lately.:-drink
Forum: 1957 - 1960 F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-28-2014, 10:08 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 623
Posted By chetspencer
1959 F100 4x4 Clutch overhaul in truck?

Hello fellas,

Well After putting over 6K miles on my truck that sat for over 15 years and had a clutch of unknown age, it now sounds like a bunch of marbles in there trying to get out, until I...
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