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Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-22-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 535
Posted By Bigfatsteve
Big Fat Steve

Ok...yesterday I adjusted the rockers, now she sounds great! No more chatter! I tightened the loose ones while it was off, so they just had a little movement, then hand cranked the motor until the...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-21-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 535
Posted By Bigfatsteve
Engine swap/rockers

Thanks guys for the tips! I love this forum, it really helps me and my son. I pulled the valve covers as you guys suggested, and they are clean, no sludge or junk to be seen, they are black and a...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-20-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 535
Posted By Bigfatsteve
292 rockers

Thanks guys for the responses. I am going to try to adjust the rockers today, both sides are getting oil, except the passenger side does not get as much as the drivers side. Is their a way I could...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-18-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 535
Posted By Bigfatsteve
Motor Swap Advice 64 Ford F-100

Hey guys I have a 64' Ford F-100 has a tired 292 v8 in it. It's a father /son project, it will be his in a year when he gets his license. The motor runs good, very loud rockers, 10 pounds oil at idle...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-18-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 314
Posted By Bigfatsteve
Gasket

Thanks you were right! Works great!
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-14-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 280
Posted By Bigfatsteve
Oil Pump

Hey thanks for the tip, it is appreciated!
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-13-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 280
Posted By Bigfatsteve
Replacing Oil pump 64 F-100 292

Hey Ford heads....I was thinking about replacing the oil pump on my sons 1964 F-100 292 v8. I noticed today it was on the outside of the motor! How cool is that! I was wondering if there was any...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-11-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By Bigfatsteve
Tires

Hey Mike yeah this is the same tire we got, it looks great, and as you said drives real nice with the 4-speed manual trans. The next thing I need to do is try to adjust the rocker arms, they are a...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-10-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 314
Posted By Bigfatsteve
Carb Gasket 64 Ford F-100

Howdy guys, I noticed my carb was sucking some air when I shot it the base of it with some gum out cleaner, while it was wet all of a sudden she started runnin real good! I pulled the carb off today...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-10-2014, 07:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By Bigfatsteve
Photo comming

I went with the 235-75 r-15, white wall out. I will take a photo and post it, I thought they would look too small but I think they are going to be very cool once rims are painted and hub caps are put...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-08-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By Bigfatsteve
Rims/Tires F-100

Hey thanks for the advice, yes the rims are a little rusted and pitted! Thanks for this, I will look around for some better rims. The tires I bought don't hit anything so we are good there. Thanks...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-07-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 929
Posted By Bigfatsteve
Adjusting Rockers

Hi Gary, you rock pal, thanks for your correspondence! No, I have never adjusted rockers before but my son and I are willing to give it a go. I would gladly accept your advice on how to perform this...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-07-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 929
Posted By Bigfatsteve
Glad I found your posts!

I just bought 64 Ford F-100 292 V8 and rockers make allot of noise. I was getting ready to pull the valve cover to see if I could do anything about it, so I am happy i found your message thread. On...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-07-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By Bigfatsteve
Thanks!

Hey thanks for the response pal, the photos of your truck really helped us decide what way to go. The truck will be my sons, he is 15 now and we are getting it ready for the road. He liked the white...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-03-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 532
Posted By Bigfatsteve
1964 F-100 Ford Tire replacement help

Hi guys, I bought a 64' F-100, got it running good but now I need tires. It has 7.00 x15 bias tires on it now, horrible ride. I think it has 5.5 or 6 inch rims on it. The tires I have now are skinny...
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