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08-08-2018, 03:53 PM
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Posted By Wolfboro

In order to remove an external slave cylinder...

In order to remove an external slave cylinder (like my 2003 w/6.8 Liter gas engine ,LUK clutch )"about a third turn counter clockwise and its out "

Good luck,
08-08-2018, 08:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 343
Posted By Wolfboro

Mine is 90K miles and never experienced anything...

Mine is 90K miles and never experienced anything like yours so far . Is your clutch fluid level ok ? (mine takes DOT-3 brake fluid ,) remove rubber bulb to check/add fluid, My clutch has an external...
06-10-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 739
Posted By Wolfboro

About towing the stranded vehicle to the "nearest...

About towing the stranded vehicle to the "nearest ford dealership ".
Two years ago I was towing my 5er in Maggie Valley, NC and lost A/C compressor on a hot summer day ( August) . I was thinking...
03-26-2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 833
Posted By Wolfboro

Here is a way to further diagnose the problem : ...

Here is a way to further diagnose the problem :

1-Remove the panel over the "inertia switch" so you can access the connector with your VOM- meter . Monitor your indicator for the 2-3 seconds when...
01-23-2018, 02:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 737
Posted By Wolfboro

I redesigned that 3 years ago. I used a 3/4" OD...

I redesigned that 3 years ago. I used a 3/4" OD (approx. 4" long) vacuum resistant hose on INTAKE side (with clamp) and a brass adapter (1/2" to 3/8" ) on PCV side (with a clamp) . I also eliminated...
12-04-2017, 07:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 351
Posted By Wolfboro

LUK would be my choice too. There is an...

LUK would be my choice too.

There is an interesting subject. They call it SAC (Self Adjusting Clutch). If I am not mistaken, LUK has the patent on this. This requires an adjustable pressure plate...
12-04-2017, 07:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By Wolfboro

Like "Chuck's First Ford" stated it is a "state...

Like "Chuck's First Ford" stated it is a "state law" not a personal choice.

I used to have two tags (front & back ) when I lived in NYS .
Now I live in FL , one tag state (only rear tag) .
11-28-2017, 05:08 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 68,748
Posted By Wolfboro

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Thanks for reporting back . Your step-by-step procedure on how to "Timesert" has been in V-10 TECH FOLDER.
All the best,
10-13-2017, 03:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 561
Posted By Wolfboro

1-Drive with "fuel pressure gauge " attached (and...

1-Drive with "fuel pressure gauge " attached (and visible to you ) few days and monitor it when the truck is acting up. I have heard fuel pump acting like this when going south .

2- Post it in...
09-18-2017, 05:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 437
Posted By Wolfboro

If your truck is an OBDI (=not made for CA...

If your truck is an OBDI (=not made for CA standards and other green state emission standards) , quite possible that is not available .
Check the emission sticker under hood and tells us if it is...
08-22-2017, 09:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 445
Posted By Wolfboro

How is your battery ? A weak battery can cause...

How is your battery ?
A weak battery can cause wild/crazy symptoms .

Good luck,
08-14-2017, 06:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 889
Posted By Wolfboro

You can swap rear end to 4.3 , that will increase...

You can swap rear end to 4.3 , that will increase 5th wheel towing capacity to 13,800 Lbs (like my truck). That's all you can do in real terms . Make sure the 5th wheel you want to buy has a "hitch...
08-14-2017, 12:22 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,761
Posted By Wolfboro

Here is the link to Valvoline maxlife ATF ...

Here is the link to Valvoline maxlife ATF

http://content.valvoline.com/pdf/maxlife_atf.pdf

It appears that it is compatible with both Mercon V and Mercon LV as well as older Mercon formulation...
Replies: 4
Views: 631
Posted By Wolfboro

The tranny oil from my ZF-6 comes out dark too...

The tranny oil from my ZF-6 comes out dark too (around 30 K change interval , despite a tranny oil cooler , but no drop in level ).

Sorry , i did not recall the info you are looking for . Good...
Replies: 4
Views: 631
Posted By Wolfboro

what is the "factory recommended " oil capacity...

what is the "factory recommended " oil capacity for ZF5 ? ( ZF6 takes approx 6 qts.)

Do you have any concern about "overfilling" and taking the risk of "oil leaks" ?
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