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Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 01-07-2015, 11:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 604
Posted By Bubba Jones
I am unsure if the coil puts out more spark under...

I am unsure if the coil puts out more spark under load or not, but I'm bringing up another thing you may want to check out if your original problem persists.

First off though, let me try and go...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 01-06-2015, 02:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 269
Posted By Bubba Jones
Well it looks like you have a whole bunch of...

Well it looks like you have a whole bunch of surpirsed "smiley" faces in there on the top head picture, but the one on the far left has a bad black eye. The far right one also has a black eye, but...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 01-06-2015, 01:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 190
Posted By Bubba Jones
I don't know much about compression testing as I...

I don't know much about compression testing as I have not done it myself nor know the best ways to check for large compression swings, but these guys are giving some good advice.

I will say for...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 01-06-2015, 01:43 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 599
Posted By Bubba Jones
No problem! If you do find things wrong with your...

No problem! If you do find things wrong with your A/C feel free to PM me for more specifics. You may be able to find good threads here too or I think there may be an A/C thread on this website...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 01-05-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 599
Posted By Bubba Jones
Hmm too me sounds like bad news unfortunately. ...

Hmm too me sounds like bad news unfortunately.

When the A/C system is functioning (Compressor engaged and turning), it will take some power and add drag to the serpentine belt system. However, the...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 01-01-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 191
Posted By Bubba Jones
Well I'd start with a few things. First you want...

Well I'd start with a few things. First you want to check for codes. You can do this by jumping a terminal that's probably in your engine bay (I'm not very familiar with OBD1 systems on these...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 12-29-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 349
Posted By Bubba Jones
Ah yeah that's true, at least one code should...

Ah yeah that's true, at least one code should show up I forgot. Being my Bronco is a 96 OBDII, I just use basic code reader/gauge combo I installed so it won't show anything if no engine light is on....
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 12-29-2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 349
Posted By Bubba Jones
Definitely check for codes first. It's pretty...

Definitely check for codes first. It's pretty easy with a paperclip on OBD1 systems. Make sure your engine light in the instrument cluster is working first.

If there are no codes, I would...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 12-29-2014, 03:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 599
Posted By Bubba Jones
Just f some more information I learned when...

Just f some more information I learned when messing with A/C is that it is good to run it at least 5 minutes or more each month.

So if it is your AC that is causing the surging and you get it...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 10-31-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 311
Posted By Bubba Jones
Hmm potentially your fuel pump could be going...

Hmm potentially your fuel pump could be going bad. When it's driving, have you tried running it hard? As in giving it a lot of gas, or going up steep hills etc.

If it seems to struggle in these...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 10-30-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 282
Posted By Bubba Jones
No problem! I was trying to go into depth on most...

No problem! I was trying to go into depth on most of the situations I think it could be. But yes, like kemicalburns said, your stock gauges could be faulty and reading cold, and your heater core...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 10-29-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 282
Posted By Bubba Jones
Hmm well off of memory I believe your engine...

Hmm well off of memory I believe your engine would require a 195 degree thermostat so I'm assuming that's what it has now?

Also, I don't think it would be bad to be too efficient for the cooling...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 10-24-2014, 03:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 233
Posted By Bubba Jones
Haha, you made me write a big post for nothing!...

Haha, you made me write a big post for nothing! Just kidding, I suppose I should have payed attention to the dates also.

I have not used that kit, but it looks similar to my flex-a-lite kit. I'm...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 10-24-2014, 03:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,026
Posted By Bubba Jones
Well I'll give my input on this subject since I...

Well I'll give my input on this subject since I do have dual flex-a-lite fans installed on my Bronco for a few years now.

I originally installed them because I though I may get slightly better MPG...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 10-24-2014, 02:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 660
Posted By Bubba Jones
Good luck with your swap!! Makes me super...

Good luck with your swap!! Makes me super jealous, I will get that done some day, but not until I get a career and my own place! Hopefully it will be within a few years, but school has been going...
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