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Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-05-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,100
Posted By lens54
Ground Straps

Hey Mike i found your old post here great pics. I am having a grounding issue and trying to determine exactly where I should put these straps. From all posts i have seen this seems to be the summary....
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-03-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By lens54
Oh shoot did not realize that. Hopefully someone...

Oh shoot did not realize that. Hopefully someone else will see my post then. No i have not resolved it yet driving me nuts. Any thoughts fire away.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-03-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 335
Posted By lens54
Julie have a question about your ground strap. I...

Julie have a question about your ground strap. I too have a full front end tilt and I have a grounding strap from the hood to the frame. But that is the only grounding strap i see. The problem i am...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-29-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 707
Posted By lens54
Joe no it is not that i removed the old light. I...

Joe no it is not that i removed the old light. I have a new LED now turn signals as well they work fine. Cant figure out why connected direct to ground on battery, to frame i get a reading on my...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-29-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 707
Posted By lens54
Grounding Issue Still

Hey Guys wondering if someone can help me figure this out. When i turn my headlights on, my highbeam light stays on all the time. When i hit high beam it gets brighter, but stays on nonetheless. This...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-22-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 707
Posted By lens54
Blinking dash lights fixed on turn signal, but...

I thought i would do an update in case it helps anyone else out there. I found my turn signal causing dash lights to blink to be a corroded bulb socket on my left from signal housing. Clean that...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-20-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 707
Posted By lens54
54 F100- Installing new Gauges, have a few...

54 F100- Installing new Gauges, have a few problems. All 12v system, 351w.

1. With headlights on left turn signal works normal. With headlights OFF when i turn my left signal on, all dash lights...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-07-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,162
Posted By lens54
Threads

That sounds right i need the 3/8 bit have the 1/2" . Question is where to go from here. I will call them tomorrow and report back. It sure would have saved me a lot of headache if they included the...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-07-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,162
Posted By lens54
Temp Sender Unit

Krooser thanks for the quick reply. I dont have anything electronic in my truck so i meant to say temp SENDER sorry.

My thoughts are the same there has to be SOME kind of difference in them,...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-07-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,162
Posted By lens54
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Sorry forgot the pic.
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-07-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,162
Posted By lens54
Are Temp Sensors Universal?

I looked all over today for an adapter for my new temp sensor since my new one that came with gauges does not fit (mine is 1/2" i think an di need 3/8").

Tried a couple of parts stores but they...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-07-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,162
Posted By lens54
Tapered Threads

Krooser
There are TWO sections to what i have , the top smaller part IS tapered (the sensor) and the larger one that it screws into the top of.

Then it has a bottom section of threads that...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-06-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,162
Posted By lens54
Temp Sending Unit Needs Adapter

Jim
Thanks Jim i went for it and you are right it was not much to talk about. Anyway another issue, my brass fitting that came wtih my clust set of gauges, is too big for my threads where my old...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-06-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,162
Posted By lens54
Changing temp sending without draining radiator

L Ward. Changing temp sender on my 351W today and was hoping not to have to drain my radiator to do it. I just installed a new aluminum rad and coolant not long ago.

Anyway saw your trick with the...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-31-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 484
Posted By lens54
54 F100 Resetting Odometer Number Wheels

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My odometer stuck on 29k before i fixed it. Note i shot...
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