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04-30-2019, 02:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,287
Posted By rhopper

Ditto all the above. My truck was in much worse...

Ditto all the above. My truck was in much worse shape when I got it and it looks great now. You have a pretty solid start there unless the mud is hiding something.
04-30-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 633
Posted By rhopper

My F1 is a 48 and I'm running the 59" 8.8 from an...

My F1 is a 48 and I'm running the 59" 8.8 from an explorer. My truck is 4" lower than stock using a TCI leaf spring kit. The inside of the tires just barely cleared the bed sides, but they would have...
02-11-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 960
Posted By rhopper

What 52 Merc said about the pin. However, I'd...

What 52 Merc said about the pin. However, I'd start low and work my way up. I placed mine very high and shut the hood firmly. The pin went all the way through the latch in the hood and wouldn't...
12-19-2018, 10:57 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,228
Posted By rhopper

Rent it to a stranger, NO. I've had several...

Rent it to a stranger, NO. I've had several people contact our club about using an old car for a prop. Professional photogs often forget that they aren't sharing the income with us, so we're not...
12-19-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 948
Posted By rhopper

My wife bought those! The dogs even look like my...

My wife bought those! The dogs even look like my dogs.
12-05-2018, 01:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,087
Posted By rhopper

Three on the tree with a foot starter is the...

Three on the tree with a foot starter is the ultimate anti-theft device.
11-29-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 546
Posted By rhopper

Some on the forum have had good luck with...

Some on the forum have had good luck with cornhead grease. It's available at John Deere dealerships in regular chassis grease tubes. Regular gear lube may leak past the seals. Normal chassis grease...
11-15-2018, 05:39 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 8,342
Posted By rhopper

Jim, my heart breaks for you. The Colorado...

Jim, my heart breaks for you. The Colorado Springs area has been through two major fires in the last few years. Your pictures bring back bad memories. I see the remains of your foundation and...
11-01-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,368
Posted By rhopper

Another option if you're wanting to DIY is the...

Another option if you're wanting to DIY is the vintage air EZ Clip system. It's a build on site high pressure hose system that aeroquip makes. I used it on my truck. Install the ends on the...
10-31-2018, 04:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 769
Posted By rhopper

I welded a bolt to the frame near your starter...

I welded a bolt to the frame near your starter location. Cable from the battery to the bolt, then cable to the engine. Your circled location looks fine to me. Run a ground from the cab to the bolt,...
10-31-2018, 04:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,586
Posted By rhopper

I've got about 15k miles on my 48 with a jag ifs....

I've got about 15k miles on my 48 with a jag ifs. So far so good. I spaced the lower spring plate down with a couple of washers to lower it slightly. I did a complete rebuild before installing it. It...
12-13-2016, 06:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 674
Posted By rhopper

Napa gold/wix.

Napa gold/wix.
12-13-2016, 06:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,134
Posted By rhopper

I sprung for the TCI kit for my F1. That was a...

I sprung for the TCI kit for my F1. That was a few years ago when they only cost $450. It was an easy install. Remove every thing stock, clean up the rivet holes and drill a few more, then bolt it...
12-13-2016, 05:25 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,216
Posted By rhopper

Here's how I've covered similar items such as sun...

Here's how I've covered similar items such as sun visors in the past. Glue some closed cell foam on one side of the visor. Stay away from the pivot tube area. The foam will give the visor some bulk...
11-06-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 764
Posted By rhopper

Bill, 3.5" from pedal pivot to mc. 10" from mc to...

Bill, 3.5" from pedal pivot to mc. 10" from mc to pedal. It's a cheerokee pedal assembly with pivots in the stock location. BTW, good the hear you got some miles on her. I'm over 11,000 right now.
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