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Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 10:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 88
Posted By Shadowrider123
Which springs did you get? Ive been...

Which springs did you get?


Ive been looking at some 2.5in drop springs but Im not so sure that's a good idea.
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 04:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 88
Posted By Shadowrider123
Some vendors website indicate that two different...

Some vendors website indicate that two different sized bushings were used and to indicate which ones you need. Other vendors don't specify this information.
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 01:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 506
Posted By Shadowrider123
From what we can see in the pics there is a lot...

From what we can see in the pics there is a lot on the red truck that is not original, but after 50 years there are few of these trucks that haven't been changed to some degree.
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 09:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 204
Posted By Shadowrider123
Nice setup gang. I though long and hard...

Nice setup gang.


I though long and hard about tunes for my 64.


I decided that I enjoy the sound of silence.


I have the oem radio in the dash but it has no speaker, Im fine with that.
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 09:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 179
Posted By Shadowrider123
You need everything from the spindles to the...

You need everything from the spindles to the power steering box. The disc steering arm is thicker than the drum steering arm so the tie rod taper will be to short.


The pitman is also different....
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 03:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 218
Posted By Shadowrider123
Is there a way to tune the antenna?

Is there a way to tune the antenna?
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 01:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 204
Posted By Shadowrider123
If your dash has never been drilled for a radio I...

If your dash has never been drilled for a radio I would leave it that way.


A hidden radio is the ticket.


Speakers are tough since they cant go behind the seat.


You could take the...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-20-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 506
Posted By Shadowrider123
Very nice truck for the money.

Very nice truck for the money.
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-20-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,524
Posted By Shadowrider123
Coming along nicely. I need a set of the...

Coming along nicely.


I need a set of the temp and heat inserts for my deluxe heater control, if you run across a set.
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-20-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 224
Posted By Shadowrider123
Jim, I like the looks and price of the Speedway...

Jim, I like the looks and price of the Speedway headers, but I have heard they do not clear the steering box on a 64.


Have you called and asked?
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-20-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 506
Posted By Shadowrider123
65 was a big year for changes. All the engine...

65 was a big year for changes. All the engine options changed, on 2wd the front suspension went from leaf to coil springs, steering changed, front track width changed, the cab steps were deleted on...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-20-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 506
Posted By Shadowrider123
It could be had in a 8ft long bed as well. I...

It could be had in a 8ft long bed as well. I think there was also a 9ft bed available, but I have never seen one of them.


Some trucks had the cutout in the left fender for the spare, some...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-19-2014, 04:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 506
Posted By Shadowrider123
That body style is 61-66. F100 or F250. ...

That body style is 61-66. F100 or F250.


There are four varieties:


1. 61-63 has the pre-61 bed, known in these circles as the wrongbed.


2. 61-63 also came as unibody, the cab and bed...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-19-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 516
Posted By Shadowrider123
Some day I see a 347 stroker with an AOD in my...

Some day I see a 347 stroker with an AOD in my 64.


As the years roll by, Im less interested in getting under the hood and tinkering.


My wifes car just hit 50k, I have done 10 oil changes...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-18-2014, 01:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 516
Posted By Shadowrider123
These truck engines are low compression and low...

These truck engines are low compression and low rpm because they are in work trucks. That's why many of them are still running 50 years later.


It will cost less to drop a 5.0/T5 in than it will...
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