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Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 08-12-2013, 01:37 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 660
Posted By BigBlue99
You are probably hearing the fan, but regardless...

You are probably hearing the fan, but regardless I would put the stock filter back on. I had the K&N and ditched it after it fouled up my MAF sensor the first time. I see no noticeable power increase...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 08-12-2013, 01:28 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 445
Posted By BigBlue99
I would use black permatex for that application....

I would use black permatex for that application. ATF is what I assume is the oil for that transmission and from my experience red rtv is not good for very light oils or anything that runs real easy.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 08-08-2013, 04:26 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 753
Posted By BigBlue99
My plan was to get a 12v and put a 24v head on it...

My plan was to get a 12v and put a 24v head on it with pistons to match because if I ever did this I would be doing a complete rebuild on the engine anyway. This way it would be a fresh p-pump 24v....
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 08-08-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 753
Posted By BigBlue99
Question for the Cummins swap guys

I have been contemplating doing an engine/trans swap in my 99 f350 5.4 auto to a cummins ZF6 setup. Well the right deal has come around for me on a truck with transmission and engine bay components I...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 08-07-2013, 12:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 942
Posted By BigBlue99
For a stuck rotor I use a bar and stick it in the...

For a stuck rotor I use a bar and stick it in the vent holes located around the rotor to put some tension on it and then beat the outer shell of the parking brake drum with a 4lb hand sledge; rotate...
Forum: Modular V8 (4.6L, 5.4L) 07-31-2013, 04:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,073
Posted By BigBlue99
#7 can be a skank. 7mm 1/4" wiggly socket is the...

#7 can be a skank. 7mm 1/4" wiggly socket is the way to go
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-31-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 643
Posted By BigBlue99
Just for a quick diognosis I would check the fire...

Just for a quick diognosis I would check the fire to the distributor from the coil the next time it quits. If the coil is going then it will lose spark and quit. Also check the wire between the coil...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-31-2013, 03:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,472
Posted By BigBlue99
I recommend the 5star tune just do not expect it...

I recommend the 5star tune just do not expect it to perform any miracles. I run the 87 performance on my 99 5.4 and the only benefit I can tell is no more throttle lag at take off and firmer shifts...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-31-2013, 06:59 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 396
Posted By BigBlue99
U-joint Bearing Grease

I have been having issues lately with my driveline, but I think I have it pretty well figured out. The only issue I have now is that I think my rear u-joint is squeaking, but its new and freshly...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-29-2013, 11:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,382
Posted By BigBlue99
No, I do not think so. On the maiden voyage after...

No, I do not think so. On the maiden voyage after the truck was put together I heard a brake squeek and fixed it. I inspected all other brakes and they all checked out. This squeek is a rolling...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-29-2013, 06:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,382
Posted By BigBlue99
Just to give an update. I got the t-case...

Just to give an update.

I got the t-case back in the truck, rebuilt driveshaft, new bolts, and all new brakes. No more vibration or warped brake rotors. Also changed tranny and t-case fluid....
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-23-2013, 07:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,382
Posted By BigBlue99
163k on the truck; bought it just below 100k five...

163k on the truck; bought it just below 100k five years ago.

Yes they are stock driveshafts and the front is the only one lifted for about 3-4", but the 4x4 place I trust told me the angle on...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-23-2013, 06:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,382
Posted By BigBlue99
http://i1340.photobucket.com/albums/o724/worthen86...

http://i1340.photobucket.com/albums/o724/worthen86ford/Hole_zpsefdcd16d.jpg (http://s1340.photobucket.com/user/worthen86ford/media/Hole_zpsefdcd16d.jpg.html)

That's the driverside head just just...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-22-2013, 03:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,382
Posted By BigBlue99
Worst Truck Month Of My Life

OK, so about a year ago I replaced a rear u-joint; no big deal. Then I noticed it got sloppy again so I figured I did a bad install and replaced it using the same pinion caps and two months later...
Forum: Modular V8 (4.6L, 5.4L) 07-22-2013, 03:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By BigBlue99
OK thanks I am going to assume that I have a NPI...

OK thanks I am going to assume that I have a NPI motor then. I have read about the PI head swap; has anyone done this and had any negative results?
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