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Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 01-06-2013, 08:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 503
Posted By Outpost22
If you go to powerblocktv(dot)com, they have a...

If you go to powerblocktv(dot)com, they have a Engine Speed Calculator that if you fool around with it, you can probably determine your gearing.
Forum: Modular V10 (6.8l) 01-02-2010, 07:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,130
Posted By Outpost22
I did my 2000 this year. The fuel rail stayed in...

I did my 2000 this year. The fuel rail stayed in place. I would advise replacing the COP "springs" at the same time. Several of mine fell apart when they were removed due to age. I also used anti...
Forum: 6.2L V8 11-20-2009, 06:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,106
Posted By Outpost22
Just to clear things up, it's not government...

Just to clear things up, it's not government money, it's OUR money. They (the gov) only has what they take from us. :-X01
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 11-19-2009, 04:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,708
Posted By Outpost22
Geez Ace, On days that are that bad, why would...

Geez Ace,
On days that are that bad, why would you want to drive on I5 over the Siskiyou pass?

Take old Siskiyou highway and forget about the chain restriction issue. It takes more time, but at...
Forum: Modular V10 (6.8l) 07-31-2009, 04:58 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,862
Posted By Outpost22
That's typical. You've been a trouble maker...

That's typical. You've been a trouble maker since day one :-duel1 :-D
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-31-2009, 04:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 317
Posted By Outpost22
The engine has been flawless. Wish I had the...

The engine has been flawless. Wish I had the 4.33 gear option instead of 3.73's. I haul an 11' camper. Just got back from a long trip and averaged 10.8 hand computed mpg with a 5x8 utility trailer...
Forum: Modular V10 (6.8l) 07-28-2009, 05:13 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 2,668
Posted By Outpost22
Sounds like a lot of guys are looking at their...

Sounds like a lot of guys are looking at their trip computers (:-banghead ) instead of hand calculating fuel mileage.

After 9 years, my V10 had a best mpg of 15.4 doing 63-65 mph on the freeway...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 07-28-2009, 04:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 764
Posted By Outpost22
Been using the Firestone bags for 9 years now. ...

Been using the Firestone bags for 9 years now. The nice thing about them is that when you don't need the support, they don't interfere with your ride. They are also infinitely adjustable.

I...
Forum: Modular V10 (6.8l) 05-20-2009, 05:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 741
Posted By Outpost22
If you look at the picture, you can see that the...

If you look at the picture, you can see that the old plugs show virtually no corrosion. The electrodes were also in very good shape. I was mostly concerned with the "looseness" issue. I was...
Forum: Modular V10 (6.8l) 05-20-2009, 03:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 741
Posted By Outpost22
Spark Plug Report

Well, the truck is 9 years old now, but only has 51,000 miles on it. Yeah, I know.... My motorcycles get ridden more for my work as they are good transportation and get 45-65 MPG respectively.

...
Forum: Modular V10 (6.8l) 08-12-2008, 07:06 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,683
Posted By Outpost22
Yes-Plugs are known to spit in the older...

Yes-Plugs are known to spit in the older modulars.
Yes-We've been warned and now it is "buyer beware" time.

Yes- I am an "old timer" here that hasn't posted in a long time. Did y'all miss me...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 12-15-2007, 10:34 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,660
Posted By Outpost22
My "real" Ranchos have been great for 7 years. ...

My "real" Ranchos have been great for 7 years. If you carry widely variable loads (i.e. empty to max loads with not much in between), then their adjustability is hard to match. :)
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 08-15-2007, 03:08 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,693
Posted By Outpost22
Yep, seven years of garaging in 3 different...

Yep, seven years of garaging in 3 different places. Truck still looks like new.

It even fits with the brush guard.

Just be careful if you have air bag suspension on a 4x4 like mine. The...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 06-25-2007, 07:45 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 905
Posted By Outpost22
Low usage F series at your house?

Just thought I'd share this. I have saved 3 friends of mine lots of $, including myself. If you drive your truck less than 5000 miles a year, notify your insurance company. Most companys give a...
Forum: Modular V10 (6.8l) 05-29-2007, 07:42 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,241
Posted By Outpost22
First, both of you go to the gravel yard and load...

First, both of you go to the gravel yard and load 3000 lbs of gravel in the back of each truck. Then race him again. That is if his rear bumper is off the ground... :rolleyes:
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