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  1. replace engine or rebuild top end?

    I'm new to actually working on diesels, but I do have a lot of 351/350 experience. I have a 1989 7.3 Centurion. The head gasket is starting to go....

    Started by divemaster5734, 11-18-2009 08:33 AM
    1989, 351, 7.3, centurion, oil, rebuild, repair, swap
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 6,797
    11-20-2019 01:14 AM Go to last post
  2. E4OD rebuild

    I will keep adding to this as we get farther into it. It is important to know what was wrong with the transmission when you are about to rebuild...

    Started by Traveler, 02-09-2011 01:01 PM
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    • Replies: 210
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    04-26-2019 05:26 PM Go to last post
  3. 94 4.9L I6 knocking, at wits end!

    I dont usually cry, but...wahhhh I'm out of ideas on this! If anyone is up to a challenge here it is! 1994 Ford 4.9L I6 IFI driving me to insane...

    Started by cmoses, 04-25-2015 01:02 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    03-18-2019 10:38 AM Go to last post
  4. Door Alignment

    Prep: 1) You'll need access to all 10 bolts on the door's hinges, which means the fender will have to be at LEAST loose enough to pull out a few...

    Started by Steve83, 02-10-2011 02:04 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 12,094
    01-25-2019 05:44 AM Go to last post
  5. Door Panel Courtesy Lights

    Anyone have a good source for the clear lens that covers the door panel courtesy lights on 1995 trucks? I have searched all my parts catalogs with no...

    Started by 66F100, 07-06-2018 03:51 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 782
    07-12-2018 12:26 PM Go to last post
  6. High Idle for powerstrokes

    We have built idle controllers for our powerstroke diesels. Both 1995. It is a pretty simple setup, parts can be bought at Radio shack for less than...

    Started by Traveler, 02-04-2008 10:29 PM
    1995, brake, chip, fuel, install, oil, psd, radio, repair
    • Replies: 15
    • Views: 7,201
    12-12-2017 12:50 PM Go to last post
  7. can anyone help?

    Hi folks, i haven't been on here for a while, not for any particular reason although sadly i did sell my cabriolet and started my other project which...

    Started by uk-krewzer, 09-02-2017 09:52 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,105
    09-06-2017 12:50 PM Go to last post
  8. Center Console Build

    Ever since I bought my truck I had been wanting to do something about the useless console that came with my truck. Everything slid off of it and it...

    Started by porkchop, 04-07-2017 12:27 AM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 2,009
    08-14-2017 11:29 AM Go to last post
  9. 300 CID (4.9L) Distributor to oil pump drive shaft, oil pump drive issues

    I cant count how many threads I have seen with Ford 4.9L oil pump drive issues after distributor replacement, all with no definitive answer. I know...

    Started by cmoses, 03-29-2015 07:06 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    11-18-2016 11:55 AM Go to last post
  10. D50 to D60 swap in 96-97

    It will take me a few days to get this all posted but I'll start with some before and after photos.

    Started by AK Westphal, 05-10-2016 12:42 PM
    • Replies: 17
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    09-23-2016 07:53 PM Go to last post
  11. Up to my Eyeballs, need Advice

    I learned the value of an honest mechanic, after getting totally ripped off by a dirt bag. Not going to get into all that here. Long story short,...

    Started by divemaster5734, 09-03-2016 10:49 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 1,117
    09-05-2016 10:09 PM Go to last post
  12. AC bypass

    My AC compressor is making a lot of noise even without the AC on. I was looking into getting a bypass bracket. But they were more than I wanted to...

    Started by lostSloth, 07-11-2016 06:38 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    07-13-2016 02:25 PM Go to last post
  13. Door Alignment

    Prep: 1) You'll need access to all 10 bolts on each door's hinges, which means the fender will have to be at LEAST loose enough to pull out a few...

    Started by Steve83, 04-25-2009 12:40 PM
    1992, alignment, bronco, ford, oil, rear, repair
    • Replies: 2
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    05-12-2015 09:05 PM Go to last post
  14. tps replaced now she won't start

    Hi guys, Another question, from the new guy.... So I don't know much history on this rig but I will lay down what has been going on over the last...

    Started by sportruck, 09-22-2014 08:26 PM
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    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 10,042
    10-05-2014 08:06 PM Go to last post
  15. Exhaust manifold leak?

    Alright have a new issue. I have a tapping sound from the passenger side of my engine. My neighbor says it sounds like an exhaust leak coming from...

    Started by armyfox26, 09-29-2014 09:53 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 6,143
    09-30-2014 12:31 PM Go to last post
  16. Lets talk brakes...

    Hi guys, I just bought a 4dr and I'm rather new when it comes to working on the brake system of a ford truck. I have a couple things going on,...

    Started by sportruck, 09-14-2014 03:02 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 8,274
    09-14-2014 09:37 PM Go to last post
  17. 460 power chip

    Hello everyone: Long time looking, first time posting. A great site...... Wanting to know if any one out there has any feed back on any of these...

    Started by Captain Kirk, 01-02-2014 01:00 PM
    • Replies: 10
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    09-02-2014 05:32 AM Go to last post
  18. Rear heat!!!

    ok im looking to clean up the rear heat issue it would be nice to get that whole system and the 4 hoses that run along the frame to the rear gona...

    Started by Chase Schule, 02-27-2013 02:15 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    08-21-2014 03:09 PM Go to last post
  19. ignition switch advice

    Hello Everyone, Well, I did it, a completely brainless act that should at least make me an "honorary" blonde.. I threw out my truck key. ...

    Started by divemaster5734, 02-10-2013 06:14 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 4,148
    08-17-2014 08:02 PM Go to last post
  20. 7.3L PSD Chip Knob Install (6 Position)

    This is another way of installing the Selector Knob on a 6 position Chip. I tried a few different places and didn't like where it was. So this is...

    Started by sheepman, 08-07-2014 03:53 PM
    • Replies: 1
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    08-08-2014 07:52 AM Go to last post
  21. Mounting a Oasis air compressor on a 460

    http://www.ncspecialties.com/shop/compressorbracket/oasis.htm

    Started by InfoFord, 03-17-2014 09:42 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,255
    03-17-2014 09:52 PM Go to last post
  22. Power Window Repair - 1992 Classic 350

    Evening everyone. Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving and enough Tums to get you through. I'm sure that this subject has been dealt with before...

    Started by SFC11B4, 11-29-2013 07:26 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    11-29-2013 07:26 PM Go to last post
  23. E350 fuel gauge problem

    i have an E350 cabriolet 1989, can anyone tell me if the fuel gauges on these trucks usualy play up, i cant seem to get a steady reading from it. one...

    Started by uk-krewzer, 06-20-2013 03:56 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,641
    06-21-2013 07:22 AM Go to last post
  24. IDI injector pop testing.

    Bought this pop tester a couple years ago and it is pretty handy. Thought I would show you guys what pop testing is like. When I pull injectors I...

    Started by Traveler, 05-02-2013 01:11 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 1,673
    05-02-2013 01:11 PM Go to last post
  25. 7.3 IDI pump reseal

    I scanned just a few pages of the manual. I mean really if you cannot get the pump off the engine you should not be doing this anyway. The full...

    Started by Traveler, 05-02-2013 11:59 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 4,713
    05-02-2013 12:51 PM Go to last post

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