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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-15-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 22
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Posted By sparky
You aren't getting enough fuel, hence when you...

You aren't getting enough fuel, hence when you choke off the air it runs better.
Maybe plugged fuel line, plugged fuel inlet on carb, or even a rust filled fuel bowl.... my best guess for what it...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-14-2013, 12:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 394
Posted By sparky
Well I do not know if you did this but, when you...

Well I do not know if you did this but, when you adjust the torsion bars you have to jump up and down on the bumper, well actually bounce the front end to get it to settle prior to measuring.
So...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-03-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 596
Posted By sparky
Have you set the idle and idle mixture screws on...

Have you set the idle and idle mixture screws on the Edlebrock yet? May just be the carb out of adjustment.
There is a procedure in the manual for the carb, or on the Edlebrock website to follow,...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-01-2013, 03:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 484
Posted By sparky
This is from my manual for a 91 Mustang. It...

This is from my manual for a 91 Mustang. It sounds like it may be one of the style that is on the rear of the fuse panel.

The Turn signal Flasher is located:
Front seating area, driver side,...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-01-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 484
Posted By sparky
What year type is the fuse box? It may be on the...

What year type is the fuse box? It may be on the rear of it, or it may be near it in a wire harness on its own connector, I have even seen them in the glove box or even behind the glove box.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-01-2013, 11:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 554
Posted By sparky
I think that was the way it is wired stock..........

I think that was the way it is wired stock....... if you want to "fix it" move the starter button power feed wire from the "always hot fuse", meaning battery power always there, to a "keyed fuse" ,...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-01-2013, 11:10 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 484
Posted By sparky
Yes there is a difference. The directional...

Yes there is a difference. The directional filament, also the brake filament and emergency flasher filament, is brighter than the park light filament.
At the bulb socket you should have 3 wires,...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-01-2013, 11:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 484
Posted By sparky
Try swapping the emergency lights "silver...

Try swapping the emergency lights "silver flasher" with the turn signal "silver flasher". They are the same and maybe the turn signal one is stuck on.
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-26-2012, 05:32 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 3,945
Posted By sparky
Well I stop by now and then......... just do not...

Well I stop by now and then......... just do not seem to come here as much as I used to......... like others life has thrown me a few curves....... but still improving on the truck when I get time....
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-25-2011, 11:41 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,090
Posted By sparky
Ok my "wild ass guess", as I have never worked on...

Ok my "wild ass guess", as I have never worked on let alone seen one til now, but could it be the shift rod has been in road for so many years that the selector gear has frozen to the drive shaft?...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-09-2011, 12:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,684
Posted By sparky
There are a few ideas in the Tech Articles on...

There are a few ideas in the Tech Articles on this site

53-79 F-Series Steering & Suspension .: Articles (http://www.ford-trucks.com/article/idx/10/0/5379_FSeries_Steering__Suspension.html)

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Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-07-2011, 10:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 481
Posted By sparky
87 and 95 5.0's same balancer, as for timing...

87 and 95 5.0's same balancer, as for timing marks I have had/seen several harmonic balancer outer rings spin in relation to the centre over the years.
Even had one on my wife's Olds 88 completely...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-07-2011, 01:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,001
Posted By sparky
The problem I had was not with the pump but the...

The problem I had was not with the pump but the lower rad hose on the water pump versus the power steering pump belt......my engine sits very low and the hose was hitting the belt, because it had to...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-07-2011, 01:00 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,970
Posted By sparky
I should point out, as 53OlderThanMe posted, that...

I should point out, as 53OlderThanMe posted, that there are many options you are only limited by your imagination and fabrication skill...... I used the 66 rad because I had one in the shop, I used...
Forum: 1948 - 1956 F1, F100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 08-07-2011, 12:52 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,125
Posted By sparky
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