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    1995 F super duty automatic 2 wheel drive 7.5 engine obd 1

    Looks like I'm going to buy an obd 1 scanner is there any advice on that.
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    1995 F super duty automatic 2 wheel drive 7.5 engine obd 1

    Now what this truck is doing we started out cold engine it runs pretty good you get up around 1500 RPM and you’ll start noticing a miss it’ll run like that for 10 or 20 miles. It’s warmed up pretty good at 5 miles. Now you’re getting that miss but it is tolerable. Then it starts getting much...
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    I did have to balance the drive shaft I'm still not satisfied with that but the major problem I found was the wheels are not right for the axle. that allowed for the wheels to be off center. The rear end out of that truck come from an earlier model they took the earlier model wheels with the...
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    More information, here's what I did. First thing I removed the rear drive shaft and check for vibration, ran pretty smooth. That eliminated a lot. So I'm checking around looking for anything that might be out of order everything seems to be tight and relatively clean so I hooked the rear drive...
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    Not so good to go. Got 86 out on the highway today and the drive shaft or something in that drivetrain it's not balanced vibration is fierce. I'm sure I can find a local shop to make me up a drive shaft. Thing I'm wondering is. If I'm going to do this new drive shaft do I really want to stay...
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    Well we got all that stuff done and got some new tires on it and it looks like it's good to go. Just wondering what a truck like this might be worth. Thanks again for all the help!!
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    My master cylinder the cast iron one bolted right up the depths for the rod is the same on both cylinders. Sure hope I don't have to get into that pedal travel adjustment I don't have a clue how that works. Guess I'm just gonna hook it up see how it works. I'm changing my power steering gearbox...
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    Is that the 92 that you're working on? I see it has the aluminum master cylinder mine is 86 and has the cast iron master cylinder. I would hope to get by with only two hours labor as you did but I already have that much in getting the old parts from donor truck lol. I don't yet see any reason to...
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    Thanks for the reply turned out to be the vacuum booster. So I've been looking for a good reason to change over to hydroboost. I have the booster and the power steering pump on my 96 F superduty parts truck and I was really surprised to see that they both will interchange on this 86, at least it...
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    Brakes are working like there is no boost no power assist I did put new calipers on the front and replaced one wheel cylinder in the back strange thing I noticed while I was in the process of bleeding them. I usually let them gravity drain, but they would not I barely got anything to drip out at...
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    I checked out the web site, got some great stuff. would you tell me how the braided line will make bleeding easier?
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    the master cylinder will move a little how do I stop that? and the bushing is missing great tips thanks!! the bobcat gets to look like that every great once and a while. I have had it since 1988 and use it every day. But we do go easy now days thanks
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    On the wheel calipers that were dragging, I just took and pushed pistons back in with a C clamp then release the C clamp mashed breaks did this several times they seem to free up time will tell. This picture shows the clutch slave cylinder. I'm having trouble getting enough travel or pedal. The...
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    Here's a picture of the 86 sitting in the weeds sat there for almost eight years just couldn't get to it
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    Thanks great job Simple to fix once I understood . Oil pressure is normal now . On to the draging brake calipers now.
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    Thank you all I will keep you updated
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    See the picture of the oil filter shown earlier
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    OK so I found the oil pressure release valve by the threads for the oil filter to thread on, I can push it open with my pinky it doesn't seem to be stuck at all. Everything seems to be pretty clean not sure where to go from here. still have the 150lbs of oil pressure at cold start. question: is...
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    but on the gasket face in the 3rd and 2nd phone its show. Just don't know what that means.
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    OK so I found the oil pressure release valve at the top of where is the filter would attach, I can push it open with my pinky it doesn't seem to be stuck at all. Everything seems to be pretty clean not sure where to go from here.
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    So now I've decided to go ahead and pull the oil cooler got the backside off that's easy. I'm not sure where the relief valve is supposed to be on this oil cooler or if it's in the block?
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    Yes I have changed the oil twice and I did use a new oil filter thank you.
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    Yeah I was wondering why the Pistons were melting so I changed it over to diesel
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    I pulled the old 86 out of the weeds

    i'm thinking i will start this thing ....Just let it idle for 1/2 an hour or so. maybe that will clear something up. i haven't even run 5 gallons of gas through yet.
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