Ford Truck Fanatics  



Home Gallery TOTM New Posts My Threads / My Replies Links Sponsors Calendar Arcade Calculators Fliers
Go Back   Ford Truck Fanatics > F-Series > Generations 8-9

Generations 8-9 1987-1996 F150 + 1987-1997 F250, F350

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 08-27-2019, 06:41 PM
dustybumpers's Avatar
dustybumpers dustybumpers is offline
don't play well w others
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: In my own world
Posts: 2,199
dustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond repute
Time to freshen her up

My 94 started missing, I tried tune up, cross fire wires, bad to, etc. Finally a compression test showed #8 is dead, so out it comes for a rebuild

I built it 240,000 miles ago, so no problem.


There is also a broken frame rail to tend too.
I'll post some pictures of the teardown and build.

Sent from my SM-N960U using Tapatalk
__________________
Charlie
"A common mistake people make when trying to design something completely fool proof, is to underestimate the ingenuity of a complete fool."
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 08-27-2019, 06:43 PM
dustybumpers's Avatar
dustybumpers dustybumpers is offline
don't play well w others
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: In my own world
Posts: 2,199
dustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond repute
Frame pictures


Sent from my SM-N960U using Tapatalk
__________________
Charlie
"A common mistake people make when trying to design something completely fool proof, is to underestimate the ingenuity of a complete fool."
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 08-27-2019, 07:57 PM
heavydoc's Avatar
heavydoc heavydoc is offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2019
Posts: 159
heavydoc has a spectacular aura aboutheavydoc has a spectacular aura aboutheavydoc has a spectacular aura about
This should be fun, its been years since ive messed with a gas engine. I might need to take a trip up that way
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 08-27-2019, 08:10 PM
dustybumpers's Avatar
dustybumpers dustybumpers is offline
don't play well w others
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: In my own world
Posts: 2,199
dustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond repute
Come on up!

I think when I open this up there is going to be some surprises.
You already see the headers.......


Sent from my SM-N960U using Tapatalk
__________________
Charlie
"A common mistake people make when trying to design something completely fool proof, is to underestimate the ingenuity of a complete fool."
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 08-28-2019, 12:41 PM
dustybumpers's Avatar
dustybumpers dustybumpers is offline
don't play well w others
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: In my own world
Posts: 2,199
dustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond repute
On the stand. Got my stitches out today, so my wife said I'm not allowed to work on it today. Parts coming in anyway.

Sent from my SM-N960U using Tapatalk
__________________
Charlie
"A common mistake people make when trying to design something completely fool proof, is to underestimate the ingenuity of a complete fool."
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 08-28-2019, 06:05 PM
Jasperrc's Avatar
Jasperrc Jasperrc is offline
Texas Chapter member
 
Join Date: Jan 2016
Location: North Central Texas
Posts: 591
Jasperrc is a splendid one to beholdJasperrc is a splendid one to beholdJasperrc is a splendid one to beholdJasperrc is a splendid one to beholdJasperrc is a splendid one to beholdJasperrc is a splendid one to beholdJasperrc is a splendid one to beholdJasperrc is a splendid one to behold
Yeah, looks like you've got your work cut out for you, hopefully nothing more wrong with the frame.

Looking forward to those pics!
__________________
- Russell

'77 F100 Flareside

"If it jams, force it. If it breaks, it needed replacing anyway."
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 08-28-2019, 06:28 PM
dustybumpers's Avatar
dustybumpers dustybumpers is offline
don't play well w others
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: In my own world
Posts: 2,199
dustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond repute
Thanks. I "sorta " fixed the frame a while back. But it didn't take.
With the motor out, I can get in there and make a repair even Sparkey will aprove. Lol.

Parts are showing up. Amazon, rock auto, and Parts plus. Should be busy in my driveway for the next week

Sent from my SM-N960U using Tapatalk
__________________
Charlie
"A common mistake people make when trying to design something completely fool proof, is to underestimate the ingenuity of a complete fool."
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 08-29-2019, 02:15 PM
dustybumpers's Avatar
dustybumpers dustybumpers is offline
don't play well w others
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: In my own world
Posts: 2,199
dustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond repute
Went to get parts this morning in the 06 crew, and a rear caliper hung up, so that took priority

2 new calipers, and 3 new rubber lines, we return to the scheduled program

Sent from my SM-N960U using Tapatalk
__________________
Charlie
"A common mistake people make when trying to design something completely fool proof, is to underestimate the ingenuity of a complete fool."
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 08-29-2019, 02:17 PM
dustybumpers's Avatar
dustybumpers dustybumpers is offline
don't play well w others
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: In my own world
Posts: 2,199
dustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond reputedustybumpers has a reputation beyond repute
Tear down continues

Sent from my SM-N960U using Tapatalk
__________________
Charlie
"A common mistake people make when trying to design something completely fool proof, is to underestimate the ingenuity of a complete fool."
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 08-29-2019, 04:58 PM
Sparky83's Avatar
Sparky83 Sparky83 is offline
Virginia Chapter member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: Norlina NC
Posts: 4,977
Sparky83 has a reputation beyond reputeSparky83 has a reputation beyond reputeSparky83 has a reputation beyond reputeSparky83 has a reputation beyond reputeSparky83 has a reputation beyond reputeSparky83 has a reputation beyond reputeSparky83 has a reputation beyond reputeSparky83 has a reputation beyond reputeSparky83 has a reputation beyond reputeSparky83 has a reputation beyond reputeSparky83 has a reputation beyond repute
that motor looks like its been cooking its oil some...
__________________
Shawn
2004 F350 Crew Cab Super Duty Dually 6.0 v8 Power Stroke.
2004 3.9L V6 Mustang

"I don't think the intelligence reports are all that hot. Some days I get more out of the New York Times. "
-John F. Kennedy

"I never FAIL... I succeed at finding what doesn't work."
-Christopher Titus
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:24 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Ford Truck Fanatics is not affiliated with or endorsed by Ford Motor Company.