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Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-27-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 244
Posted By donnor
Automotive roadkill?

If you want simulators you could probably just keep your eyes open as you travel and find a full set along the roadways in the ditches in a short time! These things seem to be notorious for falling...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-27-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 540
Posted By donnor
Suckin' it up...

Have you checked for proper functioning of your vacuum pump?
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-26-2015, 09:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 362
Posted By donnor
The GEM is no gem...

Better translation for the GEM is Get an Earlier Model; ie a vehicle without this infernal creation whose untimely failures bring a smile to Satan's face. We experienced just such a failure on our...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 03-29-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 610
Views: 77,872
Posted By donnor
Perseverance and Perspiration...

I have read your entire thread and commend you for seeing such a great undertaking through to this point. Congrats, enjoy, and later this spring when my wife and I are out there for a convention...
Forum: 1978 - 1996 Big Bronco 03-28-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,026
Posted By donnor
Another breed of pony...

I like! So why did only our amigos to the south have access to these?
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-28-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By donnor
Super, Short, and Sweet...

F250 Super Cab short beds [OBS] were available in 1996 & 97 model years only with engine choices of 460 or Power Stroke diesel so they are a bit rare. Keep looking - you will find one and, from what...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 03-27-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 294
Posted By donnor
No respect in retrospect

... and very little to no factory support by now.

dn.
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 02-10-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 680
Posted By donnor
pivot bushing replacement

I second the motion of just disassemble the whole front end. Not only does it make the bushing replacement easier you are able to check out all other components of your front suspension to repair or...
Forum: 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 12-22-2014, 10:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 825
Posted By donnor
Bumpity-bump...

This was one reason my dad bought Luverne "tucked-under" bumpers for his pickups back in the late 60s & early 70s. The center sections of these bumpers lined up directly under the end of the bed...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 04-22-2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 377
Posted By donnor
Chiropractic for your Twin I Beam...

Hers is a link to an example:

Adjuster Camber Bushing Twin I Beam New Ford E0TZ 3B440P Ranger 1982 88 A8 | eBay

dn.
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-27-2013, 08:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 672
Posted By donnor
Compatibility...

You can also upgrade to the newer style used in the 94-96 trucks. They seem to be more readily available via online sellers & are (at least the basic units - not the premium ones with the remote...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 10-09-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,673
Posted By donnor
MPG update

The axle change noted in my post from earlier this year has been completed and results are in: 18-19 MPG so far. No other changes other than to replace the factory 2G alternator (also known as the...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-03-2013, 08:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,295
Posted By donnor
Overall costs of operation...

The best tool in your arsenal is the one behind the wheel: Drive sensibly, anticipate stops to minimize brake use - all the things you've heard since before you got your license. Beyond that? Good...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 09-03-2013, 08:17 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,166
Posted By donnor
"Pivot on your good foot"...

If you are replacing the axle arm pivot bushings you will be better served by just removing the shock & spring so that you can get the entire axle arm out to press the old bushing sleeves out & the...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-27-2013, 11:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 743
Posted By donnor
"app"titude...

Here is my [old school] "app": self designed grid paper; one design for tracking mileage (on white paper) and another for tracking maintenance and upgrades (on yellow paper). I first laid these out...
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