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Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-20-2016, 07:59 PM
Replies: 12
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Posted By dixie460
OP, if you haven't already gotten them out... ...

OP, if you haven't already gotten them out...

Get that timing cover off first. As mentioned, there are 4 bolts that go into the cover from the oil pan, remove them and the cover will slide off the...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-20-2016, 07:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,649
Posted By dixie460
If anything, manual hubs should help the push...

If anything, manual hubs should help the push button T-case operate more smoothly. When you mash that button you are not sending power to the shift motor directly but rather making a REQUEST to the...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 07-20-2016, 07:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 745
Posted By dixie460
This. I ain't been on here in several weeks so...

This. I ain't been on here in several weeks so unless something's changed between then and now, I have to agree with this statement.
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-06-2016, 04:39 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 802
Posted By dixie460
Dang. I doubt it's a computer. I'm with Lead Head...

Dang. I doubt it's a computer. I'm with Lead Head on checking ground points first.
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-01-2016, 06:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,576
Posted By dixie460
Put in a manual trans. End of problem. But...

Put in a manual trans. End of problem.

But seriously... if you've ever seen inside an auto there's little oil passages everywhere. It's not hard to imagine that one little piece of debris was...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-01-2016, 06:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 802
Posted By dixie460
Does your check engine light come on when you...

Does your check engine light come on when you turn the key to RUN without starting the engine?
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-01-2016, 06:43 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,022
Posted By dixie460
Ah I see. A kit is available, that'll make it...

Ah I see. A kit is available, that'll make it easy but also NOT unique anymore! Oh yeah and I bet that bumper is a tin can compared to the original OBS bumper... lol.

But to each his own! Good...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-01-2016, 06:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,022
Posted By dixie460
Doubt you'll find them, that there's likely a...

Doubt you'll find them, that there's likely a show truck (aka "that thing ain't ever seen so much as a dirt road!") and is probably owned by some city boy who things Florida Georgia Line is a...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-01-2016, 06:20 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,320
Posted By dixie460
Here's how I do it, and how I've always done it...

Here's how I do it, and how I've always done it since I converted to manual hubs several years ago (auto hubs have a different locking nut setup):

1. Install spindle nut (with tit facing out) and...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-01-2016, 06:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 249
Posted By dixie460
Any generic scanner tool can read codes and fuel...

Any generic scanner tool can read codes and fuel trim, so just find one with good reviews, with the features you like, at a price you like.
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 06-01-2016, 06:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 327
Posted By dixie460
Yeah, after you loosen the bolt as far as it will...

Yeah, after you loosen the bolt as far as it will go (til it just freewheels) then the connector should practically fall off the PCM.

If not then just get a screwdriver and gently work around the...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-23-2016, 05:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 390
Posted By dixie460
More commonly known as the BOO (Brake On/Off)...

More commonly known as the BOO (Brake On/Off) circuit, this is an input to the PCM that tells it whether you are applying the brakes. It's wired in parallel right off the brake light circuit if I...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-22-2016, 09:35 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 390
Posted By dixie460
Finding 4 volts is NORMAL. That circuit is wired...

Finding 4 volts is NORMAL. That circuit is wired to the PCM which is constantly monitoring to see if the brakes are applied. When you install LED taillights they will glow dimly because of that low...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-22-2016, 09:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 264
Posted By dixie460
Oh good grief... do that wiring up right! Here,...

Oh good grief... do that wiring up right! Here, buy yourself a couple of these: Amazon.com: Littelfuse FHA200BP ATO Add-A-Circuit Kit: Automotive
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 05-22-2016, 09:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,803
Posted By dixie460
You're good to go, it won't hurt a thing. You'd...

You're good to go, it won't hurt a thing. You'd be surprised what cats will put up with but that is not a concern here anyway since it won't hurt them.
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