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Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs 10-13-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 382
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
OP, I understand your predicament, but if...

OP,

I understand your predicament, but if you don't also replace the affected connecting rod(s), you will be wasting your time. There will be nothing to stop the next set of rod bearings from...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 10-12-2014, 10:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 364
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
My first thought is the speedo's aren't...

My first thought is the speedo's aren't calibrated on both trucks, so one or both of them could very well be off.
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs 10-12-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 382
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
The term you are looking for is "spun rod...

The term you are looking for is "spun rod bearing". And it is possible that this is your problem. If that is the case, I would still strongly recommend a complete tear down and rebuild of the entire...
Forum: Excursion - King of SUVs 10-12-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 382
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
+1 Is all this just because your main seals...

+1

Is all this just because your main seals are leaking? If so, you can just put in a new seal, or an oversized main seal if needed.

And if your crank is well and truly worn out, then there are...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 10-06-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 565
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
I just use a small piece of rope or mule tape...

I just use a small piece of rope or mule tape tied off to the corner tie downs in my bed. Then whatever I don't want sliding or rolling around gets tied to the corner tie down. If your cooler has...
Forum: 6.2L V8 10-05-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 702
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
I believe every word you've typed about the oil. ...

I believe every word you've typed about the oil.

However...

It matters not if it's made from magic unicorn piss. If FORD says it voids the warranty... game over.
Forum: 6.2L V8 10-03-2014, 08:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 702
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
And just think... for that price you also get the...

And just think... for that price you also get the added benefit of voiding your warranty.

Now that's a deal.
Forum: Towing, Trailers & 5th Wheels 10-02-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 384
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
Got me, growing up in AZ in the 60's and 70's,...

Got me, growing up in AZ in the 60's and 70's, everything was either a ball hitch on a step bumper, or a gooseneck hitch for the larger livestock and hay trailers.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 09-30-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,033
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
We moved up from AZ 3 years ago. Sold my old...

We moved up from AZ 3 years ago. Sold my old Dodge pickup and wanted to buy a used truck when we got to Bismarck. That was the plan. Only problem is the price of used 4x4 trucks up here is pure...
Forum: 6.2L V8 09-27-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 702
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
Sorry, but I would RUN, not walk away from all of...

Sorry, but I would RUN, not walk away from all of that purple stuff.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 09-20-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,552
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
Frankly, I don't give a steaming pile of squirrel...

Frankly, I don't give a steaming pile of squirrel droppings if you appreciate it or not.

The first person to get mad..... ??!!!

You are going to cause an accident. You are going to endanger...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 09-20-2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,552
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
Oh, and from my old drag racing days, a "Line...

Oh, and from my old drag racing days, a "Line Lock" is ILLEGAL for use on a vehicle driven on public roads...

That's a DOT thing...

Maybe you should look into that.
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 09-20-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,552
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
Even MAGIC brakes won't help you... IF. THE....

Even MAGIC brakes won't help you...

IF. THE. REAR. TIRES. DON'T. STAY. ON. THE. GROUND.

I predict a new area of employment is in your future. Hopefully before you end up driving a Power Chair...
Forum: Super Duty & Heavy Duty 09-19-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,552
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
Just make sure you don't take any innocent...

Just make sure you don't take any innocent bystanders with you when you go!
Forum: 6.2L V8 09-18-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,042
Posted By Slowpoke Slim
I drove my brand new '12 xlt off the lot for 34k....

I drove my brand new '12 xlt off the lot for 34k. Sorry but that price is way out of line for the miles on it. Even if you figure the truck is only "half" used up, that price tag is 8k too high for a...
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