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  1. Shadetreemechanic replied to the thread Driving down the intestate and she just died..

    check behind the battery on the passenger side. There are a series of fusible links there coming off the solonoid. They tend to fry...

    Jan 14, 2019 at 8:00 AM
  2. Shadetreemechanic replied to the thread Buying 85 IDIT motorhome!.

    Does it have roof leaks?

    Jan 12, 2019 at 9:56 PM
  3. Shadetreemechanic replied to the thread Buying 85 IDIT motorhome!.

    How long has it been since it was on the road? Does sound like a good buy. Hope it works out for you.

    Jan 12, 2019 at 9:55 PM
  4. Shadetreemechanic replied to the thread Yet another diesel.

    The 85 was the best year. It was the only one with a 2.88 rear end. It will sail down the interstate. Holler if you have questions. I...

    Jan 11, 2019 at 7:03 AM
  5. Shadetreemechanic replied to the thread Injection pump swap questions.

    Its not mentioned on here a lot, but a sticking metering valve in the pump will make these things impossible to start when cold....

    Jan 11, 2019 at 7:01 AM
  6. Shadetreemechanic replied to the thread Slide in camper owners: what's your mpg?.

    Born Free sold several class c's on ford diesel chassis in the 80's. Holiday rambler sold a few too.....

    Jan 11, 2019 at 6:58 AM