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Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-01-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By mozzles
Thanks... I came across that the other day but...

Thanks... I came across that the other day but can't make much sense of it. Any ideas whether it might be the motor or the intermittent control box? I haven't read anything about whether the motor...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-01-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 178
Posted By mozzles
Wipers stopped working!

I was on my way over the mountains last weekend in the rain, and my wipers stopped working. Luckily I made it home ok, but now I really need to figure out what's wrong so that I can fix it (I live in...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-23-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 269
Posted By mozzles
Never mind, I ended up just starting it and...

Never mind, I ended up just starting it and hoping it wasn't going to be running dry. I figured if the radiator was full then the rest of the system had to be, but wanted to make sure first. Runs...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-23-2014, 03:49 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 269
Posted By mozzles
Radiator is full after draining, does that mean the block has coolant?

I just replaced my water pump. Filled the radiator with water after getting all the hoses back on, to check for any leaks. The radiator is full but it only took maybe 4 and a half gallons.. does this...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-22-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,243
Posted By mozzles
Rogue_Wulff - You're talking about the "heater...

Rogue_Wulff - You're talking about the "heater hose fitting" that threads into the water pump, and the heater hose goes onto it, right? I'm looking on the O'Reilly site and they have a ton of them,...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-22-2014, 01:34 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,243
Posted By mozzles
Not the hose, I was already planning on getting...

Not the hose, I was already planning on getting one of those (it was stuck, had to cut it off). I'm talking about the short pipe that screws into the water pump, that the hose fits onto. The water...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-21-2014, 11:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,243
Posted By mozzles
Got the pump off. Just took a little more force...

Got the pump off. Just took a little more force than I was using. Now I'm stuck on trying to get this old gasket off, it's really stuck on there good. I have razor blades, sandpaper (somewhere, I...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-21-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,243
Posted By mozzles
Ended up just tearing off the hose, going to buy...

Ended up just tearing off the hose, going to buy a new one later. I've got all the bolts removed from the water pump, and put into their corresponding holes on the new pump so I don't mix any up. The...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-20-2014, 02:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 429
Posted By mozzles
I got another question.. I'm thinking about just...

I got another question.. I'm thinking about just trying to find a vac pump off a truck at the pick and pull, would I need to find one off another 6.9L or are there any other engines that would fit,...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-20-2014, 02:10 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 356
Posted By mozzles
I'll measure and see the width tomorrow morning. ...

I'll measure and see the width tomorrow morning.

Old power steering belts are both shot. No teeth on them, and starting to fray on the inside. Probably why I've been hearing a screeching noise...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-20-2014, 01:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 356
Posted By mozzles
Power steering belt size/brand

I'm looking at replacing my power steering belts while I'm doing the water pump. Auto part store has two different size belts, the length is the same but the width for one is 0.410" and the other is...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-20-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 429
Posted By mozzles
You know, actually my alternator belt (the main...

You know, actually my alternator belt (the main one not the one to the vac pump) is a little loose. I noticed this the other day. When running, I can see the part that goes down to the harmonic...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-19-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,243
Posted By mozzles
Got it! Putting a belt back on didn't help, I...

Got it! Putting a belt back on didn't help, I tried 2 different ones but couldn't get them tight enough to make a difference. What did help was using the tool that came with the fan clutch set I...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-19-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,243
Posted By mozzles
Alright, got all the belts off of there. Now do I...

Alright, got all the belts off of there. Now do I remove the 4 bolts on the front of the pulley? Tried to get one but it seemed pretty stuck on there, plus I'm having to hold the pulley with my other...
Forum: Pre-Power Stroke Diesel (7.3L IDI & 6.9L) 08-19-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,243
Posted By mozzles
OK, got another problem. When it says to loosen...

OK, got another problem. When it says to loosen the power steering pump and remove the belt, do I just loosen the bolt that is on a slider type thing? I tried that and it doesn't want to move, so now...
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