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Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 12:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 76
Posted By Franklin2
The fluid pressure inside the tranny is what...

The fluid pressure inside the tranny is what makes the tranny "automatic". It uses this pressure level to determine when to shift. It uses the throttle position on the carb(the cable) and the road...
Forum: Electrical Systems/Wiring Today, 12:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 9
Posted By Franklin2
It would work that way, it's just not the...

It would work that way, it's just not the conventional way to do it. What your priority should be is wiring a fuse to the hot wire right as it leaves the fuse box. This wire will be more...
Forum: Electrical Systems/Wiring Today, 12:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 34
Posted By Franklin2
You may have a trailer tow reversing lamp relay...

You may have a trailer tow reversing lamp relay in the underdash fuse box. It's built inside the box so you can't see it. The power feeding it is fuse 38, 20 amp. The wire leaving the box to go...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 08:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 87
Posted By Franklin2
If the master is bad, it will usually leak...

If the master is bad, it will usually leak externally or internally. If it leaks externally, you will see a wet spot underneath on the brake booster below where the master mounts. If it's leaking...
Forum: Electrical Systems/Wiring Today, 08:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 82
Posted By Franklin2
You can try it if you like, but there is some...

You can try it if you like, but there is some controversy on if it actually impairs your long range vision at night. It's partly the way the eye works and how the lights are designed.

The...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 09:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 120
Posted By Franklin2
Here's the non-A/C setup. ...

Here's the non-A/C setup.

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Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 09:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 150
Posted By Franklin2
Yes, the resistor is made in the harness. See if...

Yes, the resistor is made in the harness. See if everything looks original. If not, I bet they wired around it. I have been suggesting people buy the large white resistor for Chrysler products,...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 09:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 111
Posted By Franklin2
I agree. Under the door sill/rocker cover and at...

I agree. Under the door sill/rocker cover and at the back corner on the driver's side. I have had problems there several times.
Forum: Electrical Systems/Wiring Yesterday, 09:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 82
Posted By Franklin2
If you use the diode on the control side of the...

If you use the diode on the control side of the relays(the side that controls the coils) you can use a very small diode from radio shack. A 1 amp diode should be plenty big enough.

Has anyone who...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 04:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 187
Posted By Franklin2
The only alternator system that had a plug for...

The only alternator system that had a plug for the output and two wires also, was the 2G alternator with the internal regulator. Is this what you have? I didn't know they started that back in 82.
...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 04:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 150
Posted By Franklin2
Take the module and get it tested at the store,...

Take the module and get it tested at the store, most of them can do it. If it's bad, see if they will give you another one.

When you plug the new one in, get a meter and as the engine is running,...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 04:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 201
Posted By Franklin2
If you happen to have a cassette deck in your...

If you happen to have a cassette deck in your factory radio, those cassette adapters with the little cord coming out of them sound surprisingly good, and are cheap and simple to use. You will have a...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 08:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 201
Posted By Franklin2
I disagree with the above statement. You always...

I disagree with the above statement. You always hook multiple speakers up in phase, you will never find instructions in any stereo manual that say differently unless you have some weird multiple...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 08:33 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 131
Posted By Franklin2
The 28 or 31 are the axle splines, not the yoke...

The 28 or 31 are the axle splines, not the yoke splines. Your best plan is just find another complete rearend and bolt it in place. Here are some places is WA that have one.

2.75 to 1

1981...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 08:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 187
Posted By Franklin2
Leave the plug alone? Everything still works...

Leave the plug alone? Everything still works when you just unplug it from the original alternator correct? If not, you have other wiring problems.
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