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Forum: Generation 6 08-03-2018, 07:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 575
Posted By 406f150
Awesome, thanks for looking! Reinforces the track...

Awesome, thanks for looking! Reinforces the track we were on. Might order 57-59 just incase it needs a little more with the headers on it.

That's what I figured with the build location. Run the...
Forum: Generation 6 08-03-2018, 01:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 575
Posted By 406f150
Thanks for the link! I'm honestly not sure what's...

Thanks for the link! I'm honestly not sure what's in there now since I wasn't the one working on it. The guy said he didn't have the jet size I needed at the time, but put in as close to what was...
Forum: Generation 6 08-02-2018, 03:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 575
Posted By 406f150
Kinda late to the party here, but the rebuilt...

Kinda late to the party here, but the rebuilt carb that came on the 400 in my '79 F150 has mostly been a headache. I think the guy that I got the truck from said the carb came from O'reilly's so...
Forum: Generation 6 05-07-2018, 05:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 644
Posted By 406f150
I get water coming in mine through the foot vent...

I get water coming in mine through the foot vent on the passenger side if it rains very hard. I need to take it all apart and check out why. I suspect enough stuff has fallen in the top opening...
Forum: Generation 6 05-07-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,632
Posted By 406f150
I support this decision! I've always wanted a...

I support this decision! I've always wanted a crew cab version stretched to a long box with a nice Cummins swap.
Forum: Generation 6 01-25-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,056
Posted By 406f150
I just had mine out of the plastic tank last...

I just had mine out of the plastic tank last summer when I was revamping my fuel system, but I can't remember how long it was. It looked good and was working with the gauge so I didn't pay that much...
Forum: Generation 6 11-09-2017, 09:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,580
Posted By 406f150
I was just about to get rid of Facebook too. ...

I was just about to get rid of Facebook too. Between me and my friend putting the word out, it seemed to have spread pretty far. Gas station attendant I didn't even know all the way across town said...
Forum: Generation 6 11-08-2017, 07:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,580
Posted By 406f150
Sure. It was stolen from right in front of my...

Sure. It was stolen from right in front of my work building at HDR (29th street off of King Ave.). Was found out in Lockwood in the Burger King parking lot.
Forum: Generation 6 11-08-2017, 04:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,580
Posted By 406f150
Got it back today!!!! Good Samaritan on facebook...

Got it back today!!!! Good Samaritan on facebook located it and directed me to its location. It's got some extra mud, a few new scratches down the passenger side, antenna ripped off, and the hand...
Forum: Generation 6 11-07-2017, 06:53 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,580
Posted By 406f150
Angry Well, some scum decided to relieve me of this...

Well, some scum decided to relieve me of this last night. Hope I get it back in one piece, or at all. Located in Billings, MT, but if you guys start seeing parts for sale resembling this truck in...
Forum: Generation 6 10-04-2017, 03:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 837
Posted By 406f150
Emblem Repair

Has anyone successfully repaired broken mounting pins on the back of the aluminum emblems before? I had my truck parked a little close to the wall in the garage, and the latch on the walk-in door...
Forum: Generation 6 08-23-2017, 04:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 724
Posted By 406f150
Thanks Ben! I'd be real interested in seeing...

Thanks Ben! I'd be real interested in seeing better photos of that '79 brochure. Depending on the lighting of the photo, someone may have tampered with my truck's original colors slightly. I...
Forum: Generation 6 08-23-2017, 12:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 724
Posted By 406f150
What EXACTLY Was Explorer Trim?

So I've been trolling and searching around for a while and I've never come across a brochure or detailed description of what the Explorer trim level included. Most of the answers seem to be...
Forum: Generation 6 07-18-2017, 05:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,805
Posted By 406f150
The Buna-N (nitrile) material should be good with...

The Buna-N (nitrile) material should be good with straight gasoline, but like you said ethanol might break it down over time. The SBR doesn't work with gasoline, but is fine with ethanol haha. I...
Forum: Generation 6 07-18-2017, 03:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,805
Posted By 406f150
I did find another good plastic tank in a yard,...

I did find another good plastic tank in a yard, but no shroud and the rubber parts are shot. Got the Dennis Carpenter part on order. Will report back after trying to install it this weekend.
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Forum: Generation 6 07-17-2017, 12:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,805
Posted By 406f150
That looks like the new rubber for the emissions...

That looks like the new rubber for the emissions breather valve (which I need also for both tanks). Could this be the new rubber for the actual fill neck?...
Forum: Generation 6 07-16-2017, 12:39 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,805
Posted By 406f150
Finally got my box pulled and the fuel tanks...

Finally got my box pulled and the fuel tanks removed. The front factory plastic tank is in good shape and isn't cracked and doesn't have any holes. However, the rubber grommets that seal between...
Forum: Generation 4 05-26-2017, 03:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 972
Posted By 406f150
240 Electronic Ignition

I have a friend with a '66 F100 that has a 240 engine with points. He's looking to replace it with an updated system. What is required to get this done, price, and are there any companies that are...
Forum: Generation 6 05-26-2017, 03:10 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,633
Posted By 406f150
Been driving my '79 around a fair bit now that...

Been driving my '79 around a fair bit now that the weather's nice. Running errands and taking it trap shooting. Going to drive it 200 miles down a pretty desolate highway with marginal cell service...
Forum: Generation 6 04-29-2017, 07:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,805
Posted By 406f150
I see a few places have Spectra brand front steel...

I see a few places have Spectra brand front steel tanks listed for my truck. One review said it didn't fit though. Is that the issue, the ones that are available don't fit in the shroud?

LMC...
Forum: Generation 6 04-28-2017, 11:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,805
Posted By 406f150
Replacement Fuel Tanks

This has probably been brought up before, but I'm having issues with the search function on my phone. Where is the best place to get quality replacement fuel tanks for these trucks? Does anyone...
Forum: Generation 6 10-26-2016, 05:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,956
Posted By 406f150
FYI there were no 1998 model year heavy duty...

FYI there were no 1998 model year heavy duty pickups. They skipped right from 1997 to 1999 with the re-designed "super duty." There were just some light 7 bolt f-250s in the same body as the f-150...
Forum: Generation 6 10-17-2016, 03:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,884
Posted By 406f150
Gotcha. I saw a picture of a 460 sitting beside...

Gotcha. I saw a picture of a 460 sitting beside a small block and thought the difference might be more significant.
You're right on #3 haha. Headers, carb, intake, and maybe a cam. Definitely no...
Forum: Generation 6 10-14-2016, 06:11 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,884
Posted By 406f150
Bringing this back up. I'm looking at the...

Bringing this back up. I'm looking at the prospect of putting a 460 in my '79 f-150 4x4 to replace the 400 that's in it and have a few questions:

1. Did Ford do anything different with the...
Forum: Generation 6 06-23-2016, 11:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,580
Posted By 406f150
Well I filled the front fuel tank for the first...

Well I filled the front fuel tank for the first time yesterday. It's either got a rock between the skid plate/tank mount and the tank or the tank is rusted through. Hopefully it's just a rock and I...
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