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Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) Yesterday, 07:13 AM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Gettysburg150
Not that I have seen. I did also put a new cap...

Not that I have seen. I did also put a new cap on when I did the pump/tstat/hoses/belts, cheap insurance at that point.

It could potentially be leaking, been looking for a pressure tester but not...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 10-20-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 148
Posted By Gettysburg150
IDI van "disappearing" coolant

Hello all, long time no talk

Newish problem with the van, 1989 club wagon IDI

Couple months ago watched the coolant gauge peg, pulled over and checked the normals, found there was little to no...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 07-25-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 820
Posted By Gettysburg150
How bout repping for how many quarts of oil when...

How bout repping for how many quarts of oil when I have a superdooty filter? }>
Forum: 1968-2013 Full Size Vans 07-17-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 304
Posted By Gettysburg150
Ah gotcha Yes I'm on ebay as well, I did...

Ah gotcha

Yes I'm on ebay as well, I did purchase most of the manuals available. I figured it was an investment since I'm planning on keeping the truck and van forever.

Its extremely nice to...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 07-16-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 367
Posted By Gettysburg150
Suggestions for part manufacturer's while we're...

Suggestions for part manufacturer's while we're in here?
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 07-16-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 367
Posted By Gettysburg150
I should probably invest in the soft lines. I...

I should probably invest in the soft lines. I don't really have any evidence of their age. The brakes are a bit scary anyway
Forum: 1968-2013 Full Size Vans 07-15-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 620
Posted By Gettysburg150
Good progress. I wish I could get to the pretty...

Good progress. I wish I could get to the pretty side but I'm still working on the mechanicals, as that seems to be what I'm always working on in any of our vehicles lol
Forum: 1968-2013 Full Size Vans 07-15-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 189
Posted By Gettysburg150
As far as I know (I'd have to double check the...

As far as I know (I'd have to double check the manual) there is really only one service port. There is one on the high side by the drivers side fender area and the other would involve removing the...
Forum: 2015 F150 07-15-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 13,713
Posted By Gettysburg150
Thats why I'm buying old stuff, I just don't see...

Thats why I'm buying old stuff, I just don't see the value in the new stuff (not that I can afford the new stuff anyway)
Forum: 1968-2013 Full Size Vans 07-15-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 502
Posted By Gettysburg150
Well before you run it good I'd def put new oil...

Well before you run it good I'd def put new oil and throw a filter on (if that model has a serviceable fitler), then probably run it for a half hour before throwing a gradually increasing load, but...
Forum: 1968-2013 Full Size Vans 07-15-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 502
Posted By Gettysburg150
I'd be patient on the genny start up, if its been...

I'd be patient on the genny start up, if its been sitting for a while you might want to do a couple simple checks before operating her, plus you'd want to do a good run cycle to get it working good...
Forum: 1968-2013 Full Size Vans 07-15-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 531
Views: 212,532
Posted By Gettysburg150
Glad to hear from you again WVVan, was very sad...

Glad to hear from you again WVVan, was very sad to see the original post of the engine internals becoming externals.

Great little clip of dragging Hal, I actually LOL'd a little ha ha.

I'll be...
Forum: 1968-2013 Full Size Vans 07-15-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 304
Posted By Gettysburg150
Let me know if you find a first volume truck...

Let me know if you find a first volume truck service manual 1989 or 1990, mine is a little worse for wear and I'm not paying $200 they want on ebay for 4 books I already have in the same condition lol
Forum: 1968-2013 Full Size Vans 07-15-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 502
Posted By Gettysburg150
Smokstak is a great source for info on that Onan...

Smokstak is a great source for info on that Onan generator, I've gotten a ton of help from those guys to play with the genny's I have.

Just in case you need some hard to find data or obsolete parts
Forum: Large Truck 07-15-2014, 12:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 434
Posted By Gettysburg150
Haha yeah you guys know. Seems the...

Haha yeah you guys know.

Seems the oppurtunity has kinda fizzled out. Service manager down there didnt seem too excited to talk to me (or return phone calls for that matter), which is odd...
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