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07-16-2011, 09:57 AM
Replies: 225
Views: 120,770
Posted By flat4vw

Although I agree that this topic has been beaten...

Although I agree that this topic has been beaten to death, this has been a pretty good and fresh discussion so far. A few more thoughts:

- I'm not sure I agree with everyone that the 4.9 is a dog...
07-15-2011, 10:42 PM
Replies: 225
Views: 120,770
Posted By flat4vw

Here is the answer you want to hear: The 4.9 is...

Here is the answer you want to hear: The 4.9 is not NEARLY as incredible as the internet has made it out to be. It is a great engine. It is remarkably reliable. And it has a powerband very low...
07-08-2011, 12:30 PM
07-04-2011, 03:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,797
Posted By flat4vw

Aluminum Camper Top/ Shell/ Topper for 8ft Bed (on an 1988 F150)

Camper top for sale. See link to craigslist ad below. Will cut a deal for FTE members - $125 or best offer.

I am near Moreland Ave & I-20 in downtown Atlanta.

Aluminum Camper Top/ Shell/...
07-04-2011, 12:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 10,681
Posted By flat4vw

Blue Rebel - I did not know that the 92 & up...

Blue Rebel - I did not know that the 92 & up bumpers caused a significant interference. I do recall hearing some Bronco owners talk about cutting/ trimming to fit 33"s - it must have been those with...
07-03-2011, 10:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 10,681
Posted By flat4vw

I just added some pictures to "My Garage". Sorry...

I just added some pictures to "My Garage". Sorry they are crappy cell phone pictures.
07-03-2011, 10:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,911
Posted By flat4vw

Exactly - seems too easy. As far as the...

Exactly - seems too easy.

As far as the dash - my HVAC controls don't have a position for A/C on/off. It's just vent or heat. So I figure replacing the control panel gets me with functional...
07-03-2011, 10:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 9,911
Posted By flat4vw

Subscribing because I was just about post a...

Subscribing because I was just about post a question on this. I have a 1988 F150 with no A/C that I desperately want to add A/C to.

I have a parts truck (1987 cab with A/C) as a donor. Hoping...
07-03-2011, 09:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 10,681
Posted By flat4vw

I have 33 x 12.50's on both my 1984 and 1988...

I have 33 x 12.50's on both my 1984 and 1988 4x4's. Both trucks have factory suspension - no lift. Actually, they both have noticeable sagging in the front springs from age.

The tires fit fine...
06-22-2011, 09:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 16,260
Posted By flat4vw

I found bearing kits for about $85 bucks, but I'm...

I found bearing kits for about $85 bucks, but I'm not sure that the hard parts in the case are still ok. Previous owner said it started popping out of gear a couple of times, then completely shat...
06-22-2011, 09:11 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 16,260
Posted By flat4vw

I didn't even think about the speedo - Will have...

I didn't even think about the speedo - Will have to check on the '84 and see what it has.

I have found a few t-cases on craigslist, but they are all $200 or more and I'm just trying to keep the...
06-20-2011, 10:27 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 16,260
Posted By flat4vw

Great, thanks for the response. I should...

Great, thanks for the response.

I should be able to do the swap in about 2 weeks. Still on the lookout for a good used 1356, but we'll see how it all shakes out.
06-19-2011, 12:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 16,260
Posted By flat4vw

older transfer case swap into an '88 4x4

Hey guys - question on F150 transfer case swaps between different years. I've done a few google searches and also searched this forum - still would like some clarification.

I'm about to drag home...
01-19-2010, 09:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 505
Posted By flat4vw

I usually use Red Permatex for waterpumps,...

I usually use Red Permatex for waterpumps, intakes, timing covers, etc. Has worked very well on my '95 truck (over 70K+ miles) a 5.0 Mustang engine that I built a few years ago, various Volkswagens,...
01-19-2010, 08:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 685
Posted By flat4vw

Finding brand-new or freshly reman'd parts at the...

Finding brand-new or freshly reman'd parts at the pick 'n pull is my favorite. This past weekend we went looking for a 3G alt upgrade - found many decent used ones at first but kept looking and...
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