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Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 08:56 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 472
Posted By Beedub109r
Distributor

Distro was set with the current non-EGR intake. It was set at 12* with the factory advance springs. I put in the middle setting (one heavy, one light advance spring) and it ran better but not quite...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 08:06 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 472
Posted By Beedub109r
EGR is gone

It's a 76-77 460. The EGR and all components have been removed. The intake is a 429 CJ square bore, dual plane, non-EGR. I have a 1' square bore riser. Not the open-in-the-middle type, it has the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 07:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 472
Posted By Beedub109r
Thanks and I used your advice

2 new fuel filters. MSD, no Duraspark, newer (Not new tho) aft axle tank, every bit of rubber line on the system is replaced.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 07:47 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 472
Posted By Beedub109r
Took your advice

Brand new as of last night.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 07:46 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 472
Posted By Beedub109r
Also

A BIG THANKS to Rich and Red Road! As usual, they took time to help me attempt to work this stuff out. I'm not quite there yet but it's guys like that that make the troubleshooting a little better.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 07:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 472
Posted By Beedub109r
Fuel troubleshooting

Here is what I did last night:
Replaces ALL rubber fuel lines. Replaced the fuel pump. Replaced the 2 week old rear fuel filter. It ran tons better but took it on the highway to get home and it...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-22-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 472
Posted By Beedub109r
Issue after issue

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Gremlin after gremlin. Sheesh. Here was the truck this morning out on the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-22-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 472
Posted By Beedub109r
Will do right after work.

Thanks again!


Final question.
Truck was running awesome all morning, then on the way back to the office it started running like it was out of gas. I put gas in it and it ran good for 2000 feet...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-22-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 472
Posted By Beedub109r
The Carb is new

Thanks for the input about the carb. I will check that tonight.


The good news... Put the light springs in the distributor and made mild carb adjustments and the 77 is spinning the tires again!
...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-21-2014, 11:20 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 472
Posted By Beedub109r
Thank you Sir

As usual... Much thanks.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-21-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 472
Posted By Beedub109r
Auto

Automatic.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-21-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 472
Posted By Beedub109r
Starting great.

Got the dash back in. Put a 3 3/4" Autometer tach above the headlight/ wiper switch. Stereo is installed. Now, I just need to dial it in. Have the idle set at 500 rpm and the idle advance is at 4*...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-17-2014, 10:49 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 472
Posted By Beedub109r
Running Like a Big Dog!!!

MSD saves the day! Same exact wire as before, plugged into the new MSD box and distro= SUCCESS!
My 460 started and ran like it should have all along. I would be open to the idea that I bought ONE...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-16-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 364
Posted By Beedub109r
I know that you know this but

Buck tags were for special order vehicles. At least that was the case on the mustangs. It could be 1 small change that the new owner wanted that would require a buck tag. Marti may be able to help...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-16-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 472
Posted By Beedub109r
The Coil

This is the Pertronix plug and play system. The only components are the coil and the distributor. There are only 3 wires that come into play in the system. 1. the 12v from the ignition 2. the...
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