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Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-15-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 14
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Posted By carchub
I replaced my wheel cylinders when I did the...

I replaced my wheel cylinders when I did the brakes last summer, too. Maybe I got a cheap one, dammit
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-15-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 258
Posted By carchub
I did my rear brakes last summer, as well as the...

I did my rear brakes last summer, as well as the front flex lines. The rear one isn't great and I should replace it. I flushed the brake fluid when I did the lines and the rear brakes, but it's dirty...
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-14-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 258
Posted By carchub
Ah okay, will do. Replaced my front shocks...

Ah okay, will do.

Replaced my front shocks this morning in class, really nice easy job to do. I think I got the wrong shocks though, they're as bouncy as the old ones! I must not have specified...
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-14-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 258
Posted By carchub
Yeah I hear a clear hissing sound through the...

Yeah I hear a clear hissing sound through the maybe 4" of free play and then the brakes grab and it's silent. I think I'll go ahead and try to replace my MC and booster (dang that thing is huge). You...
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-13-2015, 11:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 258
Posted By carchub
Scared of my Brakes

Lately my pedal has felt like it has more travel before any braking starts. My main concern is why is my brake pedal hissing?

There's quite a few inches of travel and depending on how fast I push...
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-28-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 115
Posted By carchub
I agree they're way over priced. Nice to look at...

I agree they're way over priced. Nice to look at though!
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-28-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 11,147
Posted By carchub
I understand the frustration about hands-off...

I understand the frustration about hands-off restoration. I hate sending blocks a cylinderheads to the machine shop, but I know it'll get done right and done quick, and somehow it's cheaper than...
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-28-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 115
Posted By carchub
Some Outie Wheel Covers

Found this local Craigslist ad for a nice complete set of 67-72 covers!

https://corvallis.craigslist.org/pts/4996514781.html
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-24-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,637
Posted By carchub
So cool!! I can't wait to see if they do a '72! ...

So cool!! I can't wait to see if they do a '72!

I agree the hood Ford letters look a little big, but that is easily fixed, nice looking kit! Excited!

How detailed is the engine?
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-22-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,531
Posted By carchub
Those are the mirrors I have currently, and they...

Those are the mirrors I have currently, and they keep swiveling at 45+ mph. Luckily the PO left the old mirror bracket mounts (except one)
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-21-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,531
Posted By carchub
So I'll have pretty low luck finding a pair I...

So I'll have pretty low luck finding a pair I take it? I'll stick to junk yards and Craigslist until I find em
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-21-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,531
Posted By carchub
I Want His Mirrors!

Found this craigslist ad (pretty nice, wish I could get it)

But I noticed he has the same mirrors my truck is supposed to have and I'm really jealous. Anyone know where to score those 3-mount...
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-15-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 628
Posted By carchub
Yeah I don't ever use my choke, moving it at all...

Yeah I don't ever use my choke, moving it at all prevents me from starting or running, it has to be left wide open. I don't understand it
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-15-2014, 07:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 628
Posted By carchub
Okay cool! That actually sounds awesome. Yeah I...

Okay cool! That actually sounds awesome. Yeah I didn't really realize the knob wasn't stock until I looked in the owner's manual where it said that knob is an optional cargo light switch/knob. And...
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-15-2014, 03:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 628
Posted By carchub
Dang! Thanks for confirming that. Well then, I...

Dang! Thanks for confirming that. Well then, I won't feel too bad about rebuilding the engine in the future. Although this holley has the manual choke cable and knob next to the hazards knob, I'm...
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