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Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks Yesterday, 10:19 AM
Replies: 12
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Posted By Mike1
The extended cabs had a tenancy to rust out in...

The extended cabs had a tenancy to rust out in those areas. If I'm not mistaken that area that is sealed over might be a drain channel, you said water dripped out for an hour or so after it finished...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-22-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 175
Posted By Mike1
Near the front driver side could be the power...

Near the front driver side could be the power steering leaking. The flap looking thing you called it is the flywheel inspection cover and if you're leaking pinkish fluid from there your front trans...
Forum: 1961 - 1966 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-22-2015, 07:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 266
Posted By Mike1
Did you check voltage at headlights? If you have...

Did you check voltage at headlights? If you have voltage then look for a bad ground. It's also possible your dimmer switch took a dump.
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-21-2015, 10:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 260
Posted By Mike1
http://www.streetbeatcustoms.com/Spec_D/Headlights...

http://www.streetbeatcustoms.com/Spec_D/Headlights/Universal-Spec_D-4x6-Projector-Headlights-_-Chrome-_-LHP_4X6/875040/
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-20-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 237
Posted By Mike1
Hey we all get stumped by simple things...

Hey we all get stumped by simple things sometimes. Live and learn. At least it was a simple easy inexpensive fix.
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-19-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 237
Posted By Mike1
I agree. Sounds like a bad ground. Check your...

I agree. Sounds like a bad ground. Check your engine to frame ground also. If you have fusibk links in your cables check those also. The 654 code could be a worn selector sensor. Try pulling up on...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-17-2015, 12:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 163
Posted By Mike1
Mine pops out also, I haven't really checked it...

Mine pops out also, I haven't really checked it out, but I figure it's either the clutch or maybe the firewall flex. I don't have a problem with any forward gears though. for reverse I pump the...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-17-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 173
Posted By Mike1
Did you use a puller on the flange?? Here's...

Did you use a puller on the flange??

Here's a real nice illustration for step by step dis-assembly of the 8.8 rear end, which is also the same as used in the mustangs, but the article tell you...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-17-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 334
Posted By Mike1
How much free play do you have in the pedal? You...

How much free play do you have in the pedal? You should have somewhere between 1/2" - 1" Max. If you're able to push just a little on the pedal and it goes away, I'd say it's no adjusted properly. IF...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-16-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 136
Posted By Mike1
Can't tell you on smog delete but if you pull ...

Can't tell you on smog delete but if you pull the wire at the tic or tap goes away then you're probably just looking at a bad wire or you plug is arcing. Had the same problem on my harley last year....
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-16-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 155
Posted By Mike1
IMO, for $6K, I'd make sure he has reciepts for...

IMO, for $6K, I'd make sure he has reciepts for any work he's done on the engine. Just from my own bad experience with a 7.3IDI, I bought it with 152k on it and the PO never changed coolant or much...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-16-2015, 11:42 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,472
Posted By Mike1
Just an FYI If you guys think your starter and...

Just an FYI If you guys think your starter and solenoids are going bad it may be because your engine to frame ground wires are in poor condition. Check the wires and when removing them make sure you...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-14-2015, 12:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 147
Posted By Mike1
Sounds like you didn't fill the system before you...

Sounds like you didn't fill the system before you installed it maybe? Either way it sounds like you still have a ton of air in there. You can try reverse bleeding with a hand held pump or just...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-14-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 165
Posted By Mike1
My sons friend just had the same problem on his...

My sons friend just had the same problem on his mustang. Come to find out, he and my son had been bleeding from the hose where it connects at the caliper instead of using the bleeder valve. They were...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-14-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 132
Posted By Mike1
More than likely what has happened is you have a...

More than likely what has happened is you have a blown head gasket and it's NOW pumping pressure into the coolant chambers. The weakest link at this time was your upper hose. Next time it could be...
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