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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-16-2013, 06:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 700
Posted By imlowr2
I'm not sure on the offset. I'm running 17's on...

I'm not sure on the offset. I'm running 17's on my truck. Front are 17X7 with 3.5" offset and I actually had to had put a .25" spacer plate on so I wouldn't rub. I've converted my brakes to disc,...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-02-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,652
Posted By imlowr2
The reason I'm recommending 3.00 or 3.25 is the...

The reason I'm recommending 3.00 or 3.25 is the fact that I'm running a 289 with a C4 as well. I have a 9 inch Ford with 3.50 gears. I'm running 28" tall tires on the rear. At 60 mph, I'm taching...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-02-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,652
Posted By imlowr2
If your having issues with the transmission not...

If your having issues with the transmission not shifting into 3rd, I would try and see if the transmission will shift using the manual method. NOT in drive, but go from L, 2nd, 3rd. That will tell...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-01-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,652
Posted By imlowr2
It's up to you! Personally, I would keep the C4...

It's up to you! Personally, I would keep the C4 transmission as they are good transmissions and very reliable. Putting a AOD transmission will require some modification work including shorting the...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-27-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 521
Posted By imlowr2
I have a 289 with the straight axle. I know what...

I have a 289 with the straight axle. I know what your talking about as far as distance. The axle crosses just to the rear of the oil pan sump as does the steering rod. If you lower the truck using...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-26-2013, 11:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 627
Posted By imlowr2
Personally, I wouldn't want a puzzle of pipes...

Personally, I wouldn't want a puzzle of pipes crossing over in my engine compartment. Why spend the time to fabricate a pipe that will function but doesn't look like it belongs? It's so easy to...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-25-2013, 09:09 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 627
Posted By imlowr2
It depends on the radiator shop, so I'd call for...

It depends on the radiator shop, so I'd call for prices. I had it done to a 66 Mustang radiator and they charged me $40. While your at it, it would be a good idea to have the radiator hot tanked...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-25-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 627
Posted By imlowr2
Your doing it the hard way. Take the radiator...

Your doing it the hard way. Take the radiator out and take it to a radiator shop. They have plenty of bottom tanks that they can put on with the outlet on the correct side. It's going to be...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-24-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By imlowr2
Don't waste your time with the hydraulic ones. ...

Don't waste your time with the hydraulic ones. They sell the mechanical ones at the auto parts which merely slips over the brake pedal and master cylinder rod. When you depress the pedal, it...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-22-2013, 09:15 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,440
Posted By imlowr2
Here is a picture of my 56. ...

Here is a picture of my 56.

http://i1343.photobucket.com/albums/o797/imlowr2/fillmore3dropped_zpsecac6dd3.jpg
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-11-2011, 09:55 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 63,996
Posted By imlowr2
This picture was taken in CA... ...

This picture was taken in CA...
http://www.ford-trucks.com/user_gallery/sizeimage.php?&photoid=244733&.jpg
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-11-2011, 09:51 AM
Replies: 166
Views: 63,996
Posted By imlowr2
This is a current gas station in Fillmore, CA...

This is a current gas station in Fillmore, CA (note, they do smog checks)
Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums - CropDusterMan's Album: 1966 F250 Steering Wheel Restoration - Picture...
Forum: 1997 - 2003 F150 09-10-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 286
Posted By imlowr2
Idle fluctuates when cold

I noticed on my 98 4.6L that when I start the truck cold, the idle goes to about 1.3K rpm and raises and lowers from 1K to 1400 rpm? Once it warms up, it's at 800 rpm and run good. Anyone know...
Forum: 1997 - 2003 F150 09-10-2011, 11:50 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,619
Posted By imlowr2
I had to replace the intake gasket on my 1998...

I had to replace the intake gasket on my 1998 4.6L. The truck wouldn't drive faster than 50mph and the when on a hill, the engine light came on. The truck didn't run hot. I pulled the intake and...
Forum: Brakes, Steering, Suspension, Tires, & Wheels 03-26-2011, 04:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 320
Posted By imlowr2
98 F150 klunk on front end

I replaced the A arms on both sides and also replaced the lower ball joints. When I turn all the way to the right and back up in reverse, the front end makes a klunk noise which is pretty loud. ...
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