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Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-28-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 339
Posted By march
Looks like a great find. Welcome to the 8 mpg...

Looks like a great find. Welcome to the 8 mpg club.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-26-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By march
Very creative. We use the same idea to move...

Very creative. We use the same idea to move large sections of submarines onto barges using the same basic steps at work.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-26-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 321
Posted By march
After 40 years, you never know..... Very...

After 40 years, you never know.....

Very simple count the valve covers bolts
2 bolts: 239/256/272/292/312 (produced from 1954 to 1964)
5 bolts: 332/352/360/361/390/391/406/410/427/428 (FE...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-23-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 243
Posted By march
By "SC" I assume you mean supercab. They only...

By "SC" I assume you mean supercab. They only came 4x4 in 78 and 79 and only 79 for the 350 (1700 of them made).

Original rust free is an oxymoron. To find the "gem" that you are looking for,...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-23-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 295
Posted By march
C6 is pretty simple. I rebuilt one in my garage...

C6 is pretty simple. I rebuilt one in my garage by following a how to video. - Watch 30 sec, remove four fasteners, watch 30 more sec........ You may need to rent a couple of tools.

Parts were...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-12-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 211
Posted By march
The idle speed adjustment screw essentially...

The idle speed adjustment screw essentially controls how much fuel is being delivered when your foot is not on the pedal (park, neutral, stop light). It does not affect performance when you are...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-12-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 211
Posted By march
Watch this. idle adjustment screw shown at about...

Watch this. idle adjustment screw shown at about 1:35

Motorcraft 2 bbl adjustment - YouTube
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-03-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 200
Posted By march
I would shoot for at least 700 cca, especially if...

I would shoot for at least 700 cca, especially if your likely to experience the polar vortex this winter.

Measure your cables. They come in all lengths. In general heavier gauge is better...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-02-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 171
Posted By march
It could be that someone tried to force it when...

It could be that someone tried to force it when things weren't lined up correctly and a corner rounded or broke off.

I guess the other possibility is that it's tight, but the contact on the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-01-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 171
Posted By march
If the socket is worn or broken, it can be...

If the socket is worn or broken, it can be replaced. Places like LMC carry them. If the housing is worn, that's more work and $$, but it also can be replaced.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-29-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 267
Posted By march
Sorry I wasn't clear. The info he really needed...

Sorry I wasn't clear. The info he really needed was socket size. Nuts take a 11/16 socket.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-28-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 267
Posted By march
11/16 or...... buy another set. You can never...

11/16 or...... buy another set. You can never have too many.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-28-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 167
Posted By march
A basic understanding of the torque converter...

A basic understanding of the torque converter might also help. What does a high stall converter do? (http://www.badasscars.com/index.cfm/page/ptype=product/product_id=78/prd78.htm)
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-28-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 206
Posted By march
There are a number of threads on this forum...

There are a number of threads on this forum related to the conversion. You'll have to decide what to do (or not) about the e-brake and I recommend a adjustable proportioning valve.
...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-25-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,052
Posted By march
Problem affects 1975/79 F100/350; 1975/80...

Problem affects 1975/79 F100/350; 1975/80 Econoline; 1978/79 Bronco
The cluster backs were made of a composite material vice plastic.

In 1981 Ford came out with HARD PLASTIC cluster backs for...
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