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12-27-2017, 10:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 8,922
Posted By sammer4u

What year? I just replaced the filter on my 06...

What year? I just replaced the filter on my 06 5.4. I broke the clip and got a replacement clip fairly cheap (came as a pair). Doorman has both clip sizes, depends on the the year.
11-21-2017, 11:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 601
Posted By sammer4u

I have used the motorcraft filter and oil (5W20)...

I have used the motorcraft filter and oil (5W20) since day one. Cannot say I have had any issues, and been pleased with the oil changes. Just turned 132,000 on my 06 5.4. Was going to switch...
12-18-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,634
Posted By sammer4u

Makes it worse when the truck runs better and the...

Makes it worse when the truck runs better and the wife asks what was the cause. And you have to tell her basicially it was a crossed wire and it was what she said to begin with.. Nah.. it is not...
12-18-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,843
Posted By sammer4u

Finally got someone at the company I bought these...

Finally got someone at the company I bought these springs from to talk with me. Long story short, they sent out different set (heavier set) and after they were installed the truck was back to normal...
12-18-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,209
Posted By sammer4u

Well I finally got a hold of the company that...

Well I finally got a hold of the company that sold me the springs. They sent out a different (heavier) set and I installed them. Amazingly the springs took the truck back to the correct height. ...
12-18-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,634
Posted By sammer4u

Finally had time to check into this. I retraced...

Finally had time to check into this. I retraced the wires, and low and behold, 5 & 6 were switched. Not sure how it happened, but at the coil they were switched. I had written on the wires the...
12-15-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,634
Posted By sammer4u

I'll have to check into that, but I did double...

I'll have to check into that, but I did double check the coil and wire routing a couple times. And the truck was running fine before wire and plug change over. I should have left well enough alone....
12-14-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,634
Posted By sammer4u

Error Codes

My wife and I received her father's 2002 F150 4.2 5 speed 2 wheel drive truck after his passing. He purchased new plug wires and wanted to replace them. So, this weekend I put in new plugs, plug...
12-01-2014, 01:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,843
Posted By sammer4u

All bolts were torqued after the wheels were back...

All bolts were torqued after the wheels were back on and the truck on the ground... did not install new shackles or bushings in the shackles. They seemed to move freely as I lowered the truck. ...
12-01-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,843
Posted By sammer4u

Good point. The tank is on the driver's side on...

Good point. The tank is on the driver's side on mine, and it was empty (less than 1/4). I filled it yesterday, will have to check that out.
12-01-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,843
Posted By sammer4u

Mark, Thanks for the re-affirmation. That...

Mark,

Thanks for the re-affirmation. That is pretty much what I had went with (everything is pretty solid and located for you! Plus the springs will settle at the back where they do). However,...
12-01-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,843
Posted By sammer4u

Thanks for the advice. I will give the "soft...

Thanks for the advice. I will give the "soft dirt" a try. Actually now it might be snow. All the dirt around here is frozen. I may have the wife drive the truck down the road to and see how it...
11-28-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,843
Posted By sammer4u

F150 Leaf Spring replacement

I just replaced the rear leaf springs in my truck. The height from the ground to the center (as close as I could guesstimate) of the wheel well is about - " off. Not sure there is much I can do...
09-16-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,209
Posted By sammer4u

Alright after 2 months of letting this go, it is...

Alright after 2 months of letting this go, it is really bothering me more. I want to gain some height back, but most of all I want to eliminate the drop I get witjh hooking up a trailer.

What...
07-09-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,209
Posted By sammer4u

That was the avenue I was heading (something...

That was the avenue I was heading (something fishy) down as well. After talking with a few people and not getting any positive results or answers other than I must have the wrong leaf springs, I...
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