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    Retrieved my stolen B2!

    Note: this is a long thread probably boring mostly just a story questions at the end. :D About a year ago i let my "friend" borrow my B2 while i was working in North Dakota. I heard rumors he sold it yada yada cant get any answers out of him. Was just back on home time for a while and knew where...
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    cut out with sustained throttle

    I've been trying to Google this for the past 30 minutes or so before someone mentions that. I've found a few but people just seem to be chasing their own tails. It's a 302 4 barrel in am 85 f150 but the motors an 87 mild cam. So I was listening to her rev at idle. Had it at about 1500 holding...
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    302 smoke accompanied by misfire

    So I've been trying to track down a really inconsistent misfire for a while now. Thought I had it paid 160 for a tuneup performanceish stuff helped a ton. Never would've thought cap coil wires would make such a difference. This didn't get rid of my misfire but it made it way less frequent. Still...
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    back with questions 85 f 150

    I'm back and with a new truck. Attaching pictures as well. Anyways its an 85 f 150 with 8 or so in of lift. 39.5 in tires all around a bad ass truck but I'm having issues. It has the engine from a 95 boss 302 ( it'll spin those 40s on dry pavement like its nothing). But the engine has beem...
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    back with questions 85 f 150

    I'm back and with a new truck. Attaching pictures as well. Anyways its an 85 f 150 with 8 or so in of lift. 39.5 in tires all around a bad ass truck but I'm having issues. It has the engine from a 95 boss 302 ( it'll spin those 40s on dry pavement like its nothing). But the engine has beem...
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    Cant find part

    http://www.therangerstation.com/tech_library/C5Diagnosis.html the diaphragm for the tranny discussed on this link is the part i need but i searched every parts store we have around here and theres nothing is this just because they dont make new ones or is it just hard to find? A link to this...
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    High RPM backfire/popping

    So i dont do a whole lot of highway driving in my B2 but yesterday i took her out on the highway going 55 up and down hills and when it shifts and the rpms got really high she started missing( or something) anyways i lost power and there was some loud pops im assuming that my spark plugs are...
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    Strange starting problem?

    Sometimes when im starting up and the engine sputters but doesnt start and i go to turn the key again the starter works and i can hear it spinning and winding but its not engaging the motor, i turn the key back and go to start it again and the engine cranks like nothing happened, IDT this is...
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    The Diesel We've All Been Waiting For?

    http://news.pickuptrucks.com/2012/12/ford-is-the-first-truck-maker-with-two-diesels.html#more A 3.2l powerstroke, interesting. I think this is truly what i've been waiting for a VERY long time. I've always been a secret admirer of diesel but never really saw one that i liked, and i really like...
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    Choke adjust

    I know this is very simple but i find it hard to understand auto manuals so if you can help that would be great. On my 2150 i found out what i think is my gas mileage problem or at least part of it i let the motor run for 20 minutes and the choke opened only a weeeeeee little bit more than the...
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    Timing Marks

    I'm curious about the timing marks the numbers are worn off now and i cant read them no matter how hard i try; magnifying glasses, spot lights i can tell they're there but i can't read them what so ever way too faint and small. So i just need to know what the marks or at least where TDC is so i...
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    Tranny leaking fluid or burning it

    So as of late my tranny has been losing fluid not very rapidly but every 200-300 miles ill start getting that late shifting and unwillingness to go into gear without reving up the engine, whats causing this you guys think? I can't find a leak or any wet spots anywhere ( but obviously i cant see...
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    Electrical problem?

    Alright this is really ****ing strange to me i just don't get it, first some back story. A couple times over the last couple months i've had a strange problem and i just now connected them together. So heres what happens, my truck slowly starts to turn into a piece of shit what i mean is slowly...
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    Double Din in a 1st gen?

    Well christmas is coming up and its my last christmas with my family! i think i want to do a complete stereo upgrade on my B2, i would really like a double din deck in my B2. Any experiences with this how to do it, complications etc? Also some secondary questions would it be possible to do some...
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    4.0 questions

    I have tried searching so if this information is somewhere, i couldn't find it. When im out of boot camp im considering a 4.0 swap so ive got a few questions. Would it be possible to find a 4.0 SOHC model with a manual tranny and a manual t case? Any downfalls to the 4.0s? Personal oppinions on...


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