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    01-13-2019, 01:45 PM
    I'm all for drivablility but I'd like to try suffering through the stock trans before I changed it. Regarding the engine, the guy who did my last...
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    01-13-2019, 11:07 AM
    The one I mentioned with the Model B engine went for 8900 which I thought was reasonable. It was driveable but needed side and rear glass and had no...
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    01-13-2019, 09:53 AM
    That's a beautiful truck but far nicer than what I want. I saw one in Massachusetts that had been built from parts and painted with a brush. It was...
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    01-12-2019, 10:31 PM
    In my opinion, you should consider a Model B engine as the basis for your build. Interesting. One of the trucks I saw for sale had a model B...
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    01-12-2019, 04:55 PM
    I've recently become dangerously obsessed with owning a Ford Model A pickup. I have a couple of motorcycle projects to finish before I can buy...
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    12-19-2018, 05:19 PM
    For me there's pride in figuring it out. I don't fix worthless stuff because I have to, I fix it because I CAN.
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    12-18-2018, 05:10 PM
    That's a shame. If you were killing it anyway it would have been worth cutting through the firewall and putting in the helicoil that way.
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    12-18-2018, 09:28 AM
    One thing that has been said here but barely acknowledged is looking inside with a scope. Here's borescope for your phone that's less than $20.00: ...
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    12-17-2018, 09:23 PM
    I tend to be suspicious of statements that include "never" and "always". What got this started was the statement "you should NEVER repair a stripped...
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    12-17-2018, 03:54 PM
    True, I don't know that it was a Time-Sert brand product. It was definitely a sleeve rather than a coil, threaded inside and out. It's also a given...
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    12-17-2018, 01:05 PM
    I've always shied away from time-sert. My first pickup had been repaired with one (before I got it) and the insert came out with the plug every time....
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    12-17-2018, 11:50 AM
    This was actually a proper repair but done on a shoestring... I was at work one day when I got the "tap on the shoulder". I was laid off. I got...
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    12-17-2018, 10:59 AM
    I have a running debate on another board about the feasibility and wisdom of installing a helicoil into a spark plug hole without disassembling the...
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