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Forum: Modular V8 (4.6L, 5.4L) 04-06-2006, 04:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,141
Posted By 1968stepside
The insert is installed. I have to say it went...

The insert is installed. I have to say it went much smoother than expected. I have not finished putting everything back together, so I can't say how it runs.

My biggest worry was getting all of...
Forum: Modular V8 (4.6L, 5.4L) 04-01-2006, 08:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,141
Posted By 1968stepside
Sorry I didn't post up, but there were no replies...

Sorry I didn't post up, but there were no replies up until now.

I have already received my time-sert kit #5553. That is the "over the fender repair" kit. Instead of pulling the entire top end...
Forum: Modular V8 (4.6L, 5.4L) 03-27-2006, 12:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,054
Posted By 1968stepside
Yeah, I plan on taking a pic everytime I remove a...

Yeah, I plan on taking a pic everytime I remove a part. One reason for putting it back together, and two to help others out if they have to do this. It may take me a week or so to get my garage in...
Forum: Modular V8 (4.6L, 5.4L) 03-27-2006, 01:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 6,141
Posted By 1968stepside
5.4 Head Removal/Time-Cert Install

So, who has done this? I plan on removing both heads and installing time-certs for all 8 spark plugs. I've spent a lot of time researching and emailing the people at time-cert. I want to do this...
Forum: Modular V8 (4.6L, 5.4L) 03-27-2006, 01:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,054
Posted By 1968stepside
I've been researching the best fix for the money...

I've been researching the best fix for the money on this. I recently blew the #8 completely out of my 99 F150 with the 5.4 engine. I am going to remove both heads and install time-certs in all...
Forum: Clutch, Transmission, Differential, Axle & Transfer Case 03-12-2006, 11:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 275
Posted By 1968stepside
I did change the vacuum modulator today. It...

I did change the vacuum modulator today. It seems to be doing better, but does still slip. I plan on trying the fix from stuart1.
Forum: Clutch, Transmission, Differential, Axle & Transfer Case 03-12-2006, 12:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 275
Posted By 1968stepside
Thanks, I'll give it a try. I have gotten rid of...

Thanks, I'll give it a try. I have gotten rid of the rod and installed the Lokar cable kit and braket. It kicks down great. I used this cable since I couldn't get the rod to not bind on the new...
Forum: Clutch, Transmission, Differential, Axle & Transfer Case 03-11-2006, 08:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 275
Posted By 1968stepside
Question Transmission goes bad without a kickdown tube?

That's the explanation I was given today as to why my trans is crapping the bed, supposedly. I maybe put 20-30 miles on it without the kickdown tube. BTW, this is a late 70's Ford C4 3 speed auto. ...
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-28-2006, 02:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 995
Posted By 1968stepside
It would be more than a foot

It would be more than a foot
Forum: 1967 - 1972 F-100 & Larger F-Series Trucks 01-26-2006, 12:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 995
Posted By 1968stepside
I followed this article as a reference.... ...

I followed this article as a reference.... http://www.classictrucksweb.com/tech/0404cl_tank/

I'm almost done installing mine. I'm using a tank from a 69 Mustang. I've seen many of these tanks...
Forum: 1997 - 2003 F150 12-04-2005, 09:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 577
Posted By 1968stepside
Problem solved!!!

After several hours of wrestling with the overall job, and a little cussing, the headers are installed!!! The noise I had before is gone. I'm guessing it was from a broken pipe flange bolt on the...
Forum: 1997 - 2003 F150 11-28-2005, 10:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 577
Posted By 1968stepside
Sorry it has taken so long to get back with...

Sorry it has taken so long to get back with this....

I removed the EGR valve and tube. I could not find any obvious cracks, holes, blockages, ect. Someone told me that it could be an exhaust...
Forum: 1997 - 2003 F150 10-14-2005, 08:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 577
Posted By 1968stepside
I picked up a stethiscope today and spent a...

I picked up a stethiscope today and spent a couple of hours. Still could not pinpoint it. So, I took it to a local shop. They had a 98 in there with the same noise. On that one it was the EGR...
Forum: 1997 - 2003 F150 10-12-2005, 10:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 577
Posted By 1968stepside
Ok, I spent a couple hours with it tonight. I...

Ok, I spent a couple hours with it tonight. I don't see any carbon buildup. I pulled the throttle body cover off, left the engine on and had someone put it in drive with the foot on the pedal. If...
Forum: 1997 - 2003 F150 10-12-2005, 11:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 577
Posted By 1968stepside
5.4 exhaust manifold leak?

I have read many threads on this after doing a search. I don't know if I have the same problem or not. There are no engine codes being thrown, already checked that. Can't find a vacuum leak...
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