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Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-10-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 275
Posted By fasthauler
There has been some positive reaction to my...

There has been some positive reaction to my project. The module could be mounted anywhere inside the cab that is convenient. The idea is to get it out of the engine compartment. I don’t think...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-10-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 275
Posted By fasthauler
Ignition Module Move

Have you ever heard the stories about the ignition module going bad and wondered why? Pull over after driving for an hour on a hot day and put your hand on the module. You will pull back with some...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-10-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 215
Posted By fasthauler
I spend a lot of time on the road and get a long...

I spend a lot of time on the road and get a long way from home. I gave up on the 4300 years ago and run a 750 Edelbrock. The darn thing is nearly bulletproof and never needs to be fiddled with. ...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-30-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,813
Posted By fasthauler
I got in a hurry due to a pending trip and just...

I got in a hurry due to a pending trip and just covered the holes from the removed ribs with a piece of metal tape and spayed them with flat black. I was going too fill them in with epoxy later. ...
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 06-24-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 614
Posted By fasthauler
You can get an adaptor that will replace the EGR...

You can get an adaptor that will replace the EGR plate. I put the transdapt 2199 on mine. It is a complete kit so you wouldn’t need anything else. They are getting expensive though. They are...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-24-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 548
Posted By fasthauler
Good Job HIO! It is fun to set off all of the...

Good Job HIO! It is fun to set off all of the car alarms as you drive through a parking garage. :)
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-24-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 580
Posted By fasthauler
I got a kick out of reading this post. I had the...

I got a kick out of reading this post. I had the dealer air in my 77 for years and tried everything to get it to cool down the cab. You would be lucky if you could get the vents down to 75 degrees...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-24-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 548
Posted By fasthauler
Man, things are expensive up there. I had a...

Man, things are expensive up there. I had a complete Wicked Flow setup installed in SoCal for a little over $200.00. That included all new piping all mandrel bent.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-12-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 282
Posted By fasthauler
Blue and White is correct, the new controllers...

Blue and White is correct, the new controllers all work by inertia. They only apply voltage to the magnets when the truck is moving. The fact that you hear the magnets engaging while sitting is...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-12-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,847
Posted By fasthauler
I have been running electric fuel pumps for over...

I have been running electric fuel pumps for over twenty years. I always had trouble with the mechanical pumps leaking oil and not delivering enough fuel during long hard pulls while towing. I got...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-13-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,192
Posted By fasthauler
Everybody has their 2 cents to throw in so here...

Everybody has their 2 cents to throw in so here is mine. Everybody wants 4-wheel drive. I donít know if itís an ego thing or they really need it. I have had my 77 for over 30 years and can only...
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 01-12-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 742
Posted By fasthauler
You can buy the 2199 adaptor from Streetside Auto...

You can buy the 2199 adaptor from Streetside Auto for 54.00 plus shipping and you can find the Edelbrock 1400 on ebay for less than $300.00. This would be your cheapest option. There is nothing...
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 01-07-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 395
Posted By fasthauler
Ignition Advance Curve Questions

I was fortunate to save my factory ford manual when I sold my shop and so I have the actual Ford specís on the D6TE-HA distributor, which the manual says is the distributor for the 460 engine. It...
Forum: Big Block V8 - 385 Series (6.1/370, 7.0/429, 7.5/460) 01-07-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 742
Posted By fasthauler
I had so many problems with the 4350 that I just...

I had so many problems with the 4350 that I just went to the much simpler Edelbrock. I used the 2199 adapter and get excellent low end throttle response. this is the easiest fix for the 4350...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 12-17-2013, 09:13 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 689
Posted By fasthauler
The York compressor is the problem they were...

The York compressor is the problem they were always leakers. A Sanden replacement would probably take care of the A/C problem. I just spent 10 grand restoring my 77 so it would probably be a good...
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