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Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-27-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 21
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Posted By nolan62
Back for the update, sorry it took so long. ...

Back for the update, sorry it took so long. Wheel balance and alignment did no good.

BUT, I found the problem. The spindle nut was stripped. I know, I'm suppose to replace the nut when I...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-08-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 466
Posted By nolan62
I'll check those out too. thanks.

I'll check those out too. thanks.
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-08-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 466
Posted By nolan62
Nope, no play in the bearings. I checked them...

Nope, no play in the bearings. I checked them again last weekend.

I'll try your suggestion tonight if I get home soon enough.
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-07-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 466
Posted By nolan62
Nope the vibration is constant until I get below...

Nope the vibration is constant until I get below 60 and then smooths out.

When I take it to the tire shop Friday I'll ask for the high speed balance and alignment.
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-07-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 466
Posted By nolan62
I ran the speed up to 60 waited, 65 waited, 70,...

I ran the speed up to 60 waited, 65 waited, 70, waited, 75 and still nothing, perfectly smooth.

It starts at about 60-65 and is there when I accelerate, decelerate, coast in neutral.
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-07-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 466
Posted By nolan62
I actually know one older than that. The garage...

I actually know one older than that. The garage guy would lay the wheel/tire on a balanced pivot. It have a bubble level in the center. He would lay weights around the tire until he got the bubble...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-07-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 466
Posted By nolan62
Update: Well, I put it up on stands and ran it...

Update:
Well, I put it up on stands and ran it to 75mph with no vibration. So I guess my drivetrain is ok.

I swapped the front tires and no change. I swapped the tires front to back again and...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-05-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 466
Posted By nolan62
I have a set of 20ton school bus jack stands. ...

I have a set of 20ton school bus jack stands. And at my age I am very careful with everything I do. My tranny is manual so I'll be ok. Thanks though for reminding me.
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-05-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 466
Posted By nolan62
I can swap the two front wheels for a quick test...

I can swap the two front wheels for a quick test drive and see what happens. I've already swapped front to back.

I did replace the u-joints last summer. I haven't thought about putting it up...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-05-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 466
Posted By nolan62
Oh yeah, I did that also. That was actually the...

Oh yeah, I did that also. That was actually the first thing I did. I forgot to put that on the list.
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-05-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 466
Posted By nolan62
Can't find this vibration

Gentlemen,
First, Happy 4th to all.

I have a vibration in the left front wheel. I have replaced a bunch of stuff and still the vibration is there. It starts at about 65mph. It may be doing it...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-09-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 176
Posted By nolan62
Yeah this is the fun part. In 86 the base...

Yeah this is the fun part. In 86 the base models, like mine, were carb. The EFI was put in the XLT. EFI was an option for the base. I do have 2 sensors. One is in the block on the passenger...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-09-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 176
Posted By nolan62
Yeah that's what the pics on RockAuto look like. ...

Yeah that's what the pics on RockAuto look like. I installed this 3 years ago but I have been fighting an electrical problem all the time. So It's never read right. I think it's time to invest in...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-09-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 176
Posted By nolan62
Oh yeah, I forgot about RockAuto. I'll check the...

Oh yeah, I forgot about RockAuto. I'll check the pics.
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-09-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 176
Posted By nolan62
Interesting Sensor issue

Ok, I think it's interesting. Recently I finally fixed my electrical problems. Now the gauges work and the engine runs better, But. The temp gauge works now but not correctly. Now my engine is...
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