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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-08-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By 55f100tx
A Mk 8 is duel overhead cam, the PI is single...

A Mk 8 is duel overhead cam, the PI is single OHC. The Mk 8 head flows much better. More valves = more power.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-05-2014, 12:14 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,706
Posted By 55f100tx
The rear running board bracket had to be removed...

The rear running board bracket had to be removed when I took mine out with the cab in place.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-28-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 493
Posted By 55f100tx
That is not a picture of a truck transmission,...

That is not a picture of a truck transmission, the long tail shaft is a car transmission. So, if it came behind the Merc 410 it must be the MX you are referring to. The transmission casing (not the...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-28-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 493
Posted By 55f100tx
That looks like a FMX transmission. They did put...

That looks like a FMX transmission. They did put them behind big block FE's.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-22-2014, 10:28 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,756
Posted By 55f100tx
Ford has a small thermostat bypass hose that runs...

Ford has a small thermostat bypass hose that runs from the intake water crossover just behind the thermostat housing down to the water pump. Many people mistakenly put pipe plugs in the holes and...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-21-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 421
Posted By 55f100tx
Yes but not on a early model pickup, I would...

Yes but not on a early model pickup, I would never do it to my 55. These kids put polyurethane bushings in their control arms on the 4 gen. Camaros, you can hear them coming from a mile away and its...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-13-2014, 12:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 447
Posted By 55f100tx
update

I now have his mint 63 steering box mounted in my 55. There are some differences. The good news is the frame hole for the sector shaft lines up perfectly. I had to drill the frame for the new 3 bolt...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-04-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 842
Posted By 55f100tx
1996 to 1999 E350 1999-2000 E450 They came in the...

1996 to 1999 E350 1999-2000 E450 They came in the cab and chassis models, look under a U haul. other years may be available. The E450 is wider than the E350 axle.
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-02-2014, 10:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 842
Posted By 55f100tx
That is a Dana 80 center for sure. ford put 8 lug...

That is a Dana 80 center for sure. ford put 8 lug 80's in some E350 and 450 vans with 4:10 gears. dodge also used 8 lug 80's. On the axle tube you may find a build date code stamped in. the 80 cast...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-02-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 541
Posted By 55f100tx
I am going another route with my 55, my son inlaw...

I am going another route with my 55, my son inlaw just picked up a crown vic front suspension for his 63. His recirculating ball steering on his 63 f100 is excellent, I'm going to swap that in. Its...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-30-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 357
Posted By 55f100tx
Nice, 368 cubes if I read Rocketman55's link...

Nice, 368 cubes if I read Rocketman55's link correctly. 285 hp for the 56, 300 for the 57. You need to bring that engine to life.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-29-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 360
Posted By 55f100tx
you tested it right, this is a great forum, I...

you tested it right, this is a great forum, I also have learned a bunch from these guys.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-29-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,497
Posted By 55f100tx
that pickup looks great.

that pickup looks great.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-29-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 769
Posted By 55f100tx
you can get them in 6 volts I think, but who...

you can get them in 6 volts I think, but who knows if they are any good ? Generators work fine.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-29-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 769
Posted By 55f100tx
Yours may be labeled differently but this is how...

Yours may be labeled differently but this is how you do it. Disconnect the field wire FLD from its connection at the regulator, touch the field wire to the Batt wire at its connection on the...
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