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Forum: Generation 12 09-08-2016, 06:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,017
Posted By fasteddie
The slip bump was in my rear section of my 2...

The slip bump was in my rear section of my 2 piece drive shaft. The TSB basically lubes the slip yoke on the 2 piece shaft. Thank you for the tip Makuloco2000. It's quiet now except when I shift from...
Forum: Generation 12 09-07-2016, 04:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,514
Posted By fasteddie
Ford has a TSB (technical service bulletin) on...

Ford has a TSB (technical service bulletin) on this "slip bump" condition. It is very common in these trucks. I had the service done this morning. I don't feel the bump now. We will keep you posted...
Forum: Generation 12 09-05-2016, 08:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,514
Posted By fasteddie
I provided some details regarding this noise. The...

I provided some details regarding this noise. The u joints check out ok. My inspection found some slop in the two piece drive shaft where its splined extension connects to the transmission tail...
Forum: Generation 12 09-05-2016, 05:53 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,514
Posted By fasteddie
Have I said something of line here. I'm new to...

Have I said something of line here. I'm new to this forum and not sure how long it takes to get a response. A little guidance here would help. Thanks
Forum: Generation 12 08-31-2016, 01:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,017
Posted By fasteddie
my 2012 F150 has a clunk. I checked the 2 piece...

my 2012 F150 has a clunk. I checked the 2 piece shaft and it looks ok. The tail shaft has play and moves enough to make this clunk by hand. Is this a problem. I'm alarmed at this much play. My wife...
Forum: Generation 12 08-31-2016, 12:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,514
Posted By fasteddie
2012 F150 clunking

Good afternoon. I have been working on my shop since March. Now I'm taking a break today. My truck is making a clunking noise when I start from a stand still. I inspected the drive shaft and the play...
Forum: Generation 6 03-01-2015, 07:56 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,825
Posted By fasteddie
Ok. I have the trailer brake hooked up and...

Ok. I have the trailer brake hooked up and plumbed on the pickup. I'll have to check into adding the brakes to the boat. It's an 18 ft. Ranger with a 150 hp Mercury BlackMax. Single axle trailer w/o...
Forum: Generation 6 02-28-2015, 07:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,825
Posted By fasteddie
I looked for the upgrade. How can I find it?...

I looked for the upgrade. How can I find it? Sorry m78. I'm a little new at this. :)
Forum: Generation 6 02-28-2015, 07:07 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,825
Posted By fasteddie
ok I'm curious about the upgrade. At this point...

ok I'm curious about the upgrade. At this point I'm all ears. LOL:)
Forum: Generation 6 02-28-2015, 07:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,825
Posted By fasteddie
Smile I'm the original owner. Everything is original on...

I'm the original owner. Everything is original on this truck as far as brake set up.There's only two components I haven't replaced. The booster and distribution block. I have 17 lbs of vacume at...
Forum: Generation 6 02-28-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,825
Posted By fasteddie
The fluid runs clear and freely each time I've...

The fluid runs clear and freely each time I've bled the brakes. I don't see air any more using the tube in the bottle of fluid method. It's a mystery to me. I'll be happy to try anything to improve...
Forum: Generation 6 02-28-2015, 10:39 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,825
Posted By fasteddie
I have checked that rod setting and it's correct...

I have checked that rod setting and it's correct according to the measurement in the manual. I actually adjusted that and caused the brakes to drag. I went back to the initial setting. Thanks. :)
Forum: Generation 6 02-28-2015, 10:36 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,825
Posted By fasteddie
M78 Are you saying buy and install a F350 booster...

M78 Are you saying buy and install a F350 booster and that will give a better brake?:)
Forum: Generation 6 02-28-2015, 06:45 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,825
Posted By fasteddie
Ok dustybumpers. How far do I pull the pin. I...

Ok dustybumpers. How far do I pull the pin. I don't want to break it?
I've never done this before. Maybe that's where my problem is. Simply pull out and clamp to hold with needle nose vise grip and...
Forum: Generation 6 02-27-2015, 06:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,825
Posted By fasteddie
I'm following instructions to the letter. You...

I'm following instructions to the letter. You make sense. I guess the bad booster would result in a stiff pedal. That I don't have. Just too much travel. Thanks for sticking with me. I appreciate all...
Forum: Generation 6 02-27-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,825
Posted By fasteddie
Thanks fatherdoug for the repair manual link. The...

Thanks fatherdoug for the repair manual link. The pictures cleared up a lot for me. I have everything in place. My brakes still feel lousy. They will stop the truck, but I have to push the pedal down...
Forum: Generation 6 02-27-2015, 07:48 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,825
Posted By fasteddie
are there some videos or photos available to...

are there some videos or photos available to check? Thanks!!! :))))
Forum: Generation 6 02-27-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,825
Posted By fasteddie
this valve is mounted to the cross member close...

this valve is mounted to the cross member close to the oil pan. The brake lines connect as well as a wire connector. I think is my brake warning light wires. My repair manual talks about "centering...
Forum: Generation 6 02-26-2015, 02:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,825
Posted By fasteddie
Smile brake pressure valve centering

I have the brake system apart on my 78' F150. What do I need to do to center the brake pressure valve once I have this system bleed. I'm replacing the Master cylinder, front calipers. rear wheel...
Forum: Generation 6 02-20-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 850
Posted By fasteddie
'78 F150 brakes

I'm trying to improve the brakes on my '78 F150. My pads and shoes are good but I don't have a very firm pedal. What can I check to improve my brake. Could the booster need to be replaced. That's a...
Forum: Certified Ford Tech Help Forum 02-17-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 360
Posted By fasteddie
Question Ecoboost programing

I'm checking to see if you could help me get better mileage with my 2012 F150 Supercrew 4x2 Ecoboost. I currently get 17.5 city and hwy. The window sticker has 16 city and 22 hwy. The best I have...
Forum: Personal Announcements & Introductions 02-17-2013, 12:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By fasteddie
Please see my post in the Ecoboost section of the...

Please see my post in the Ecoboost section of the forum
Forum: Ecoboost Series 02-17-2013, 12:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 21,191
Posted By fasteddie
I'm still looking for some input on the Ecoboost....

I'm still looking for some input on the Ecoboost. I heard today that Summitt makes a chip that will increase my mileage. I'm trying to get better mileage but so far no luck. I understand all the...
Forum: Personal Announcements & Introductions 02-10-2013, 01:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 379
Posted By fasteddie
Smile Long time ford truck Fanatic

My name is Eddie. My friends call me Fast Eddie. I have driven a ford product since my 16 birthday. I currently own two F150s. 1978, original owner. 2012 F150 Ecoboost Lariat. This belongs to my...
Forum: Ecoboost Series 02-10-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 3,516
Posted By fasteddie
Ecoboost mileage help.

Hey everybody. I haven't posted in a while about my Ecoboost. The 2012 F150 2 wheel drive supercab Lariat is sweet. My mileage is 17.6. I wonder if I could improve that with a different air intake...
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