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Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-29-2015, 11:00 AM
Replies: 19
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Posted By Pinhead-227
I like to think of those "extra" parts as...

I like to think of those "extra" parts as opportunities for future projects. ;)
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-18-2015, 09:09 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 405
Posted By Pinhead-227
Maybe that's how it was mounted to the assembly...

Maybe that's how it was mounted to the assembly line during production?

Possibly a mount-point for a jack?
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-05-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By Pinhead-227
It seems that the pick-up tube was intermittently...

It seems that the pick-up tube was intermittently clogging, stopping fuel flow. In the process, the suction pulling against the clog seems to have ruined the fuel pump so I replaced it. I also...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-04-2015, 03:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By Pinhead-227
I think the gas tank is worse off than I...

I think the gas tank is worse off than I originally assumed... This is the fuel filter....
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-04-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By Pinhead-227
No evap system so that's not the problem. I've...

No evap system so that's not the problem. I've driven it with the gas cap loose and it didn't help so it can't be tank vacuum.

I replaced the pick-up tube with a temporary one (replacing the fuel...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-02-2015, 10:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By Pinhead-227
It seems I've come across a problem that I can't...

It seems I've come across a problem that I can't figure out. After a seemingly random amount of driving, the engine will die. Ignition is good - the tachometer shows RPM and plug wires spark.

I...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-28-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 878
Posted By Pinhead-227
I fixed the bump steer by lifting the pickup...

I fixed the bump steer by lifting the pickup (reinstalled Hi-Boy springs).

For anyone's future reference, who may be running into this problem:

The push-pull steering used in the '78/79 F250 is...
Forum: Projects 04-28-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,033
Posted By Pinhead-227
Revisiting this thread because I'm planning (too...

Revisiting this thread because I'm planning (too many) projects.

Does anyone know where I might take the front axle to get it straightened?

I'm in central KS.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-28-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By Pinhead-227
I got a good set of Hi-Boy front leaf springs...

I got a good set of Hi-Boy front leaf springs from a donor pickup which raised the front-end enough to align the pitman arm with the steering arm and virtually eliminated the bump steer.

I put the...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-23-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By Pinhead-227
Thanks for all the info, NumberDummy! Here's...

Thanks for all the info, NumberDummy! Here's another gem you've posted before, that I'm posting here for my future reference.


Front springs on all 67/79 F250 4x4 are 3" wide. "High Boy" springs...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-10-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By Pinhead-227
I was able to graft the rear stabilizer bar (sway...

I was able to graft the rear stabilizer bar (sway bar) from the '78 Camper Special onto the rear of my '76. The frames are different widths but I was able to bend the end links to fit my frame. The...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-08-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By Pinhead-227
Thanks for the compliments. I was able to...

Thanks for the compliments.

I was able to graft a rear sway bar from a '78 F250 Camper Special onto this F250. It was too dark out to take any pictures, though.

The biggest difference I noticed...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-07-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By Pinhead-227
Thanks for those, grinnergetter! Where did...

Thanks for those, grinnergetter!

Where did you get yours? I thought I was going to be able to rig one up from a '77 2wd or an '89 4wd but it's not looking promising and it looks like I may need...
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-06-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By Pinhead-227
Does anybody have any pics of the front sway bar...

Does anybody have any pics of the front sway bar for a '77-'79 F250? I can't seem to find anything online.
Forum: 1973 - 1979 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-06-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 862
Posted By Pinhead-227
Yeah, I'll get a few pics showing the details. Is...

Yeah, I'll get a few pics showing the details. Is there anything in particular you'd like to see?
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