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Forum: Suspension & Brakes 04-14-2014, 10:43 PM
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Views: 1,254
Posted By adamst
If there is any worn components in the front end...

If there is any worn components in the front end they shouldn't have performed the alignment in the first place. If you took it to a quality alignment shop ask them for the before and after print out...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 01-15-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,549
Posted By adamst
yep it will work did it to my truck capped off...

yep it will work did it to my truck capped off the lines that went to my front tank. by passed the selector with some fuel hose. It has been that way for years haven't had a issue yet.
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 01-12-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 605
Posted By adamst
I think the biggest thing you need to think about...

I think the biggest thing you need to think about is your gear ratios. I run a 33inch tire on my truck with a 5.0 and 3.73 gears. I tow a 16.5ft boat with it and it does not like it. You hit 3rd gear...
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 01-10-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,407
Posted By adamst
3/16 line, double flare (standard flare),...

3/16 line, double flare (standard flare), Standard thread
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 11-27-2013, 04:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,718
Posted By adamst
Sounds like you might have a few different...

Sounds like you might have a few different issues. First I would start with the brakes make sure nothing in the front is hung up jack it up make sure the front tires spin freely if they don't a hung...
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 04-11-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,353
Posted By adamst
Its most likely your bearings your feeling. but...

Its most likely your bearings your feeling. but in order to properly check your ball joints jack up onside of the truck at a time. Put the jack as close to the wheel as you can get on one of the...
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 02-13-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 962
Posted By adamst
Let the air out of the tires:jester:ha im joking...

Let the air out of the tires:jester:ha im joking couldnt help my self:thumbsup:
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 12-26-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,879
Posted By adamst
Body lifts are fine it all depends on what you do...

Body lifts are fine it all depends on what you do with the truck. When i installed mine it me 5 hours and the worst part was the mounts by the core support.
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 12-26-2012, 09:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 433
Posted By adamst
You dont have to remove the spring assembly. You...

You dont have to remove the spring assembly. You have to completely remove the u bolts a lower to rear axle down away from the leafs. Then in the center of the leafs there is a bolt that holds them...
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 12-20-2012, 12:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 914
Posted By adamst
The only way to get the angles right is to take...

The only way to get the angles right is to take it in and have a alignment shop put it on the rack hook up the alignment machine and figure out what degrees bushing needs to go in to get caster and...
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 12-18-2012, 12:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 7,327
Posted By adamst
http://www.toolzone.com/acatalog/OTC-7270A.jpg...

http://www.toolzone.com/acatalog/OTC-7270A.jpg Its not a regualr socket it looks like this you can get them at any parts store. This is the part # for the one pictured OTC OTC7270A Front Wheel...
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 12-14-2012, 11:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 640
Posted By adamst
x2

x2
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 12-14-2012, 11:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,030
Posted By adamst
Your trailer lights run off your tail light...

Your trailer lights run off your tail light harness. So if you have no power thru the 'harness" then u shouldnt have any brake, tail, or blinkers in the rear of the truck. If your running a 4 wire...
Forum: Drivetrain 12-07-2012, 12:42 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 468
Posted By adamst
x2

x2
Forum: Drivetrain 12-07-2012, 12:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 778
Posted By adamst
I just run a all purpose atf in mine been running...

I just run a all purpose atf in mine been running it for years works fine.
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 12-07-2012, 12:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,351
Posted By adamst
No matter what type of spring you put in the...

No matter what type of spring you put in the front it is still going to have to be aligned. Any time your change something in your suspension it is recommened to have a alignment done. Tires are not...
Forum: Suspension & Brakes 12-06-2012, 12:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,351
Posted By adamst
The bushing you have pictured is a 2wd bushing....

The bushing you have pictured is a 2wd bushing. There are numerous different degrees of bushings. The only way your ever going to get your alignment correct is to take it to a good shop and have them...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 12-05-2012, 06:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,064
Posted By adamst
Take it to a good alingment shop. Your never...

Take it to a good alingment shop. Your never going ot get it right eye balling it. Tires are not cheap get it done right.
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 11-29-2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,103
Posted By adamst
There is a brass style bushing in the tail shaft...

There is a brass style bushing in the tail shaft housing that could be worn out causing your little bit of play a leakage. Mine was so bad it made the truck shake at highway speeds. Or the slip yoke...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 07-23-2012, 11:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,595
Posted By adamst
I used semi mud flaps there were ten bucks a...

I used semi mud flaps there were ten bucks a piece at farm and fleet. Bought two of them cut them to fit and did the front and rear both sides.Just drilled holes through the flap and where i wanted...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 07-22-2012, 09:47 PM
Replies: 1,059
Views: 301,712
Posted By adamst
no state park around my area

no state park around my area
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 07-21-2012, 10:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,735
Posted By adamst
Did you check the block decks with a true...

Did you check the block decks with a true straight edge and make sure there was no warp to them? If so you should be fine running it the way it is. But im the type of person that does things...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 07-21-2012, 10:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,735
Posted By adamst
Wow now there is some sound advice. Did you have...

Wow now there is some sound advice. Did you have the heads machined or no? If not put them back they way they were. But in the end its your truck and if you want to put some threaded plug things in...
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 07-13-2012, 07:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 632
Posted By adamst
Probally the sqealer on your brake pads...

Probally the sqealer on your brake pads indicating you need to replace them. Pull the tires off and take a look.
Forum: 1987 - 1996 F150 07-08-2012, 10:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,961
Posted By adamst
One more thing did you take the cross member out...

One more thing did you take the cross member out or just take the trans mount off?
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