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Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 04:18 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 185
Posted By Spktyr
Short of ATF being sucked into the engine through...

Short of ATF being sucked into the engine through a bad vacuum governor on some transmissions, coolant or water is the only other thing indicated by white smoke from the exhaust - and that means...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel Today, 01:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 130
Posted By Spktyr
Is it cranking fast or slow?

Is it cranking fast or slow?
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Today, 12:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By Spktyr
Old Jaguars do just fine in T-bones. :D ...

Old Jaguars do just fine in T-bones. :D

However, our trucks are highly vulnerable in side impacts and rollovers. This is why my plan includes nice sturdy real rock rails even though my 350 sucks...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 07:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 348
Posted By Spktyr
Slow crank when warm can also be a sign of a...

Slow crank when warm can also be a sign of a failing starter, just to throw that out there. The electric motor would work fine when cold but when warm it expands internally just enough to drag...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 05:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 147
Posted By Spktyr
Hm, what would it cost to have another made up?

Hm, what would it cost to have another made up?
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 05:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By Spktyr
Those also tended to fold up like an accordion in...

Those also tended to fold up like an accordion in a crash. :P Even when they didn't crash, they tended to sag in the middle pretty badly, some to the point where the doors wouldn't open after a while.
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 05:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By Spktyr
When Ford added the doors to the supercab in the...

When Ford added the doors to the supercab in the 10th gen trucks, they found they had to do some massive reinforcements.

Then they had some unfortunate crash experiences in the real world and...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-25-2015, 05:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 266
Posted By Spktyr
I happened to be in the area, so I dropped in and...

I happened to be in the area, so I dropped in and met Scott. Nice guy. I happened to be coming back from the Dallas motorcycle show, so I had my little field pocket camera with me.

In any case,...
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-24-2015, 11:38 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 610
Posted By Spktyr
There are several companies that offer kits to...

There are several companies that offer kits to install a steering damper either in place of the stock one or to replace an install that is missing, brackets and all. Not very expensive.

I commend...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-24-2015, 06:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 266
Posted By Spktyr
Where in Dallas are you? I'm out and about today...

Where in Dallas are you? I'm out and about today and I might be able to swing by and look - or at least take and post pictures.

Yes, improperly installed (too far in or out) power steering...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-24-2015, 02:47 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 348
Posted By Spktyr
NCP switched suppliers for some of their...

NCP switched suppliers for some of their applications. I recently went to do just this and found it was a Precision/Moog part in the box.
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-24-2015, 01:03 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 204
Posted By Spktyr
Call a friend or family member to help you out...

Call a friend or family member to help you out with runs to the parts store. I suspect you're going to find the problem once you pull the wheels off. Fortunately, most everything needed is available...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-24-2015, 12:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 367
Posted By Spktyr
Aftermarket conversions took the standard box and...

Aftermarket conversions took the standard box and stuck flares on it, with indifferent success. The stock dually bed is *very* different.
Forum: 1994.5 - 1997 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 01-23-2015, 06:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 589
Posted By Spktyr
Thanks, when I was doing my research I noticed a...

Thanks, when I was doing my research I noticed a distinct lack of good writeups for starter replacement let alone converting to the Late SuperDuty starter. Or, for that matter, pictures. For some...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-23-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 348
Posted By Spktyr
The Moogs I bought to redo my suspension this...

The Moogs I bought to redo my suspension this past year were all made in the US, Canada or Mexico. Not China. Perhaps they got the message.

Either way, reject any brand suspension part made in...
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