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Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-18-2015, 05:50 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By desperado_18_2000
I will confirm since I have a buddy that has a...

I will confirm since I have a buddy that has a ramcharger and we've replaced his tank before.

it is IIRC 38gal, and the sender does look like it will almost plug right in to a Ford connector....
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-17-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 1,082
Posted By desperado_18_2000
My 76 has be beat by a good six years. I'm 32,...

My 76 has be beat by a good six years. I'm 32, and the old girl is pushing onward to 40 soon.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-17-2015, 11:18 PM
Replies: 6,044
Views: 361,084
Posted By desperado_18_2000
Fixed my drivers mirror, and did some adjusting...

Fixed my drivers mirror, and did some adjusting to my timing. Truck starts easier, runs better, and over-all I am impressed. Now to see if this translates to a few more MPG in the long run.
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Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-08-2015, 06:43 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,088
Posted By desperado_18_2000
I serviced the transmission last year, new fluid...

I serviced the transmission last year, new fluid and filter in the pan. Until recently it has worked perfectly, went right into gear with very little hesitation. It has only changed since the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-08-2015, 09:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,088
Posted By desperado_18_2000
I will probably just end up replacing the...

I will probably just end up replacing the headlight switch and dimmer as well, but first I want to see if it might be a fuse.

As far as the vac. gauge goes, no I haven't hooked it back up in a...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-07-2015, 10:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,088
Posted By desperado_18_2000
Actually, yeah I'm still working on the old girl....

Actually, yeah I'm still working on the old girl. I just haven't updated the thread in a while.

Just today I finally swapped out the carb for one I picked at a boneyard and rebuilt. Truck seems...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-03-2015, 08:15 PM
Replies: 6,044
Views: 361,084
Posted By desperado_18_2000
Installed my new heater control cables and new...

Installed my new heater control cables and new heater core. Also replaced a bad tail light socket so all my markers and lights work as they should. Filled the fuel cell up with some regular unleaded....
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 11-12-2014, 12:09 AM
Replies: 6,044
Views: 361,084
Posted By desperado_18_2000
Haven't been doing much of anything with her...

Haven't been doing much of anything with her lately. Got her a new battery, fired her up and let her run for awhile. Checked all the fluids and shifted the trans through all the gears and let her...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-03-2014, 11:27 PM
Replies: 6,044
Views: 361,084
Posted By desperado_18_2000
Got her tag today, she's officially ready to take...

Got her tag today, she's officially ready to take on a road trip. Going to go to the Lowes tomorrow and get some stuff for the house, pick up a new bedroom set and a few other things.

I think it...
Forum: Mississippi Chapter 10-03-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 1,496
Posted By desperado_18_2000
Looks like I may not make the swap meet this...

Looks like I may not make the swap meet this year, but I'm going to try and at least show up at our spot in Biloxi. Still waiting to see what days I'm off and when I can make an appearance.

y'all...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-02-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 546
Posted By desperado_18_2000
I've read that an NV4500 from a Dodge pickup (Gas...

I've read that an NV4500 from a Dodge pickup (Gas engine) can be made to work with the top loader 4spd bell housing that came on the t18-t19 etc transmissions that came in these trucks.

If it is...
Forum: Mississippi Chapter 10-02-2014, 10:48 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 685
Posted By desperado_18_2000
First paycheck of the month coming up tomorrow....

First paycheck of the month coming up tomorrow. Most of it is gone, but on things that I absolutely need to get. Will get the truck out on the highway tomorrow and actually get an opportunity to...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-01-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 606
Posted By desperado_18_2000
I work at an AZ, and I believe we do carry the...

I work at an AZ, and I believe we do carry the door hinge pins for these old trucks. Thankfully mine doesn't need them yet!
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-27-2014, 02:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 285
Posted By desperado_18_2000
Mine was like that too, didn't want to turn at...

Mine was like that too, didn't want to turn at idle speed but would when the engine was revv'd. In my case it was the power steering pump that had went bad and was causing the stiff wheel.

Just...
Forum: Mississippi Chapter 09-25-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 802
Posted By desperado_18_2000
I do feel ancient occasionally. I've been in car...

I do feel ancient occasionally. I've been in car wrecks that cause me pain off and on, and I did an abundance of stupid things as a teen to put the icing on the cake.

Glad I'm not in this feeling...
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