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Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 07:36 PM
Replies: 8
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Posted By KsCop
That's why I bought the seals from him. As it...

That's why I bought the seals from him. As it turns out, he ALSO sells other's products and in the case of the door seals, they are by Precision Parts. At least that's what he sent me..
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 06:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 136
Posted By KsCop
The seals I got from Dennis Carpenter were from...

The seals I got from Dennis Carpenter were from Precision Parts. (Green stripe / lettering on the bag). They were fairly soft and fit perfect. Door has to be slammed a little harder, but that's it.
...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 03:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 136
Posted By KsCop
JC Whitney sells the proper seals and they are...

JC Whitney sells the proper seals and they are about 1/3 the price I paid from Dennis Carpenter. Same ones..
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 07:45 PM
Replies: 14,672
Views: 427,470
Posted By KsCop
I made a minor adjustment to the steering on the...

I made a minor adjustment to the steering on the truck. Turned the steering shaft a couple of splines to get the steering wheel a bit straighter.

I also worked on the wife's Pacifica. I replaced...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-29-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 14,672
Views: 427,470
Posted By KsCop
The 'bit o kit' I used started out pretty simple....

The 'bit o kit' I used started out pretty simple. I bought a re manufactured steering gear from Rock Auto. My steering shaft rag joint was trashed so I bought a Borgeson 980 shaft. I also replaced...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-29-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 207
Posted By KsCop
Valve timing? Check compression to be sure...

Valve timing? Check compression to be sure nothing odd happened..
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-28-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 220
Posted By KsCop
Lower end noise or upper end? Could be just about...

Lower end noise or upper end? Could be just about anything from a spun rod bearing or broken rod to ?

My niece had a Neon that started making a loud banging sound. She thought the low oil light...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-27-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 14,672
Views: 427,470
Posted By KsCop
I finally finished the steering on the 85. I had...

I finally finished the steering on the 85. I had replaced the pump a couple of months ago along with the high pressure line. This time around it was a new gear, new low pressure line and Borgeson...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-25-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 14,672
Views: 427,470
Posted By KsCop
I managed to get some work done on the truck this...

I managed to get some work done on the truck this morning.

I installed the new Borgeson steering shaft first thing. As expected I had to trim it to fit and ended up shortening it by about 10". It...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-24-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 14,672
Views: 427,470
Posted By KsCop
I was.. $145 each for the complete assembly....

I was..

$145 each for the complete assembly. Not as bad as I thought but not what I wanted to spend either. The lower control arms didn't fix it 100%. Other bushings look OK so here's hoping.
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-24-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 14,672
Views: 427,470
Posted By KsCop
Pitman arm is still on the old gear. Working on...

Pitman arm is still on the old gear. Working on that later today.
Sway bar links looked ok, if the lower control arms didn't fix it, I'm thinking struts..
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-24-2014, 09:15 AM
Replies: 14,672
Views: 427,470
Posted By KsCop
I cut my teeth on the 1911 and love the platform....

I cut my teeth on the 1911 and love the platform. That said, I carry a Glock everyday, actually two of them.

For me, it's about weight, reliability, bringing the weapon to bear under stress and...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-22-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 14,672
Views: 427,470
Posted By KsCop
None of my glocks came with the NY trigger....

None of my glocks came with the NY trigger. Standard 5.5 pound pull. No problem. Been shooting and carrying glocks for years; LE firearms instructor, yada yada..

Glocks are safe and seem to work...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-22-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 14,672
Views: 427,470
Posted By KsCop
First to comment on the CCW portion earlier:...

First to comment on the CCW portion earlier: GLOCK GLOCK GLOCK..

Now on to what I did to my truck today..

Besides wanting to shoot it, I did manage to get the steering gear installed. I spent 3...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-22-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 182
Posted By KsCop
I'm rebuilding the same engine at the moment. If...

I'm rebuilding the same engine at the moment. If you've ever rebuilt an engine before, all you really need is the shop manual.

If this is your first engine, BoxWrench.Net has a great engine...
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