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Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-21-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 196
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
I'm following this, since I have much the same...

I'm following this, since I have much the same issue.
Except my truck is a one year wonder.
The new dash gauge for 1987 reads backwards from the '80-'86 models.

LMC has the correct pickup for...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-20-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 155
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
"1140" is probably 11A0-955... My truck did...

"1140" is probably 11A0-955...

My truck did not come w/AC, but the Gates website has all the belt numbers if you care to look.
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-19-2015, 08:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 155
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
Gates has a great tool on their website. ...

Gates has a great tool on their website.
'Navi-Gates'

They used to insist that the pair of belts to the power steering needed to be a matched set.

The numbers on my truck are;
Alternator 7375...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-15-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 252
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
Sorry, can't Rep any of you on mobile. (but the...

Sorry, can't Rep any of you on mobile.
(but the thought is there)
Forum: Garage & Workshop 05-10-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 507
Views: 16,450
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
I don't think you need an automotive paint, and...

I don't think you need an automotive paint, and find them to be super finicky with reactive reducer ratios, solvent temperature, humidity, etc...

Major paint manufacturers all sell industrial...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-10-2015, 05:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 269
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
Different colors, different Temps. I would...

Different colors, different Temps.
I would connect 'spark' to the valve and cap the EGR port.

EGR should also be connected to a thermal switch, and then a Vacuum Delay Valve before making it to...
Forum: Garage & Workshop 05-09-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 16,450
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
I think your garage looks great! What I'm...

I think your garage looks great!

What I'm saying is that good paint has enough pigment to hold out, where primer is meant to soak in and doesn't necessarily hide 100%.
2 primer & 1 topcoat will...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-09-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 15,953
Views: 511,142
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
The piece I drilled out and the one on the...

The piece I drilled out and the one on the drivers side *look* like rivets.

Maybe it will be one less rattle.
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-09-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 15,953
Views: 511,142
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
Today I replaced the snapped off rivet holding my...

Today I replaced the snapped off rivet holding my front crossmember with a 1/2" grade8 flange bolt and nut.
Forum: Garage & Workshop 05-09-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 507
Views: 16,450
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
Primer is not paint. You're only trying to...

Primer is not paint.
You're only trying to provide a bond for the finish to the substrate.
How many years do you expect before you cover it all with vinyl siding?
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-08-2015, 01:58 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 656
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
I had a similar problem and had to shift my...

I had a similar problem and had to shift my starter over.
I went so far as to file the piloting diameter.

I Helicoiled the bell housing and used a flange head bolt.

Pic's and dialog in the...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-05-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 467
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
Would this new flywheel come complete, with the...

Would this new flywheel come complete, with the correct ring gear shrunk on?

Tim, thanks for taking an interest in our old trucks, and all the gofast goodies for 335's! ;)
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-03-2015, 07:50 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 47,466
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
The green 'exciter' wire gets full voltage in run.

The green 'exciter' wire gets full voltage in run.
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-28-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,465
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
The 'screws' are not tamper proof, they had...

The 'screws' are not tamper proof, they had hardened plugs pressed in above them.

I can check for a model number of the tool I have. I know I have posted it on the forum before.
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-28-2015, 07:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,465
Posted By ArdWrknTrk
3/32" allen wrench. I have a flex shaft...

3/32" allen wrench.
I have a flex shaft carburetor tool that allows you to adjust in place.
Mark the handle on four sides so you can count and judge 1/8 turns.

Your carb has been rebuilt and the...
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