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by tekatlarge
Fri Mar 17, 2006 10:48 am
Forum: Bronco Tech
Topic: problem with the oil and gas
Replies: 5
Views: 857

UV Light testing For Oil Leaks. copyright 2006 by Rip Van Winkle I was looking to find an oil leak in my mustang recently. I did not want to pay a fortune for an "Official UV" light so here is what I did. Total cost was about 7 bucks for the light and UV dye for the oil. Here is what I have done: I ...
by tekatlarge
Fri Mar 17, 2006 9:00 am
Forum: Bronco Tech
Topic: Eletrical problems
Replies: 1
Views: 457

Check all of your fuses first. Then I would look at the conncetor at the bottom of the steering column. This connector has been the cause of many electrical problems in the RBV's. If that checks out then remove the dash cluster and change out the little voltage regulator on the back of the instrumen...
by tekatlarge
Mon Mar 13, 2006 7:28 pm
Forum: Bronco Tech
Topic: Air Conditioning Fix
Replies: 6
Views: 1299

To all users of Freon 12. Do not despair cause you can use a product called freeze 12. It is cheep and redially available. If ya want more info just do a google on freeze 12.
by tekatlarge
Mon Mar 13, 2006 7:23 pm
Forum: Bronco Tech
Topic: problem with the oil and gas
Replies: 5
Views: 857

I can't help ya with your leaky gasket but if you have gas in your oil sounds like a Fuel Pressure Reg has gone gunnybag..
by tekatlarge
Fri Feb 24, 2006 6:07 pm
Forum: Bronco Tech
Topic: clutch problem...
Replies: 30
Views: 2016

wait, if I am using the dia. style pressure plate should I be using the same throw out bearing from a dia. style clutch? Absolutely.. Sounds like a lack of travel at the diaphram. If I remember corectly there are two bearing styles too. There is a short one and a long one maybe you need the oposite...
by tekatlarge
Wed Feb 15, 2006 8:16 am
Forum: Bronco Tech
Topic: 4x4
Replies: 12
Views: 1356

bigdog wrote:what about a rusted top i got one its weak in spots do it my self ???????


Ahhh Can we say Sawzall....
by tekatlarge
Mon Feb 13, 2006 6:20 pm
Forum: Bronco Tech
Topic: Rear Diff Mesurements.
Replies: 11
Views: 1323

i got a better pic of the rear...my d-shaft actually doesnt have any offset..its totally center..so either i measured off just a tad or the B2 t-case output is offcenter as well. what exactly are you trying to do. What am I trying to do? I am trying to work out some chassis dimensions for my 23 T C...
by tekatlarge
Sun Feb 12, 2006 12:28 pm
Forum: Bronco Tech
Topic: Rear Diff Mesurements.
Replies: 11
Views: 1323

Tek.... that IS an 8" under my B2...what are you looking for?? Housing width is 51" flange to flange Left tube flange to pinion center was 25.75" Right tube flange to pinion center was 25.25" 1/2" offset on this particular housing. That is exactally what I am looking for. You have 1/2 inch offset o...
by tekatlarge
Sat Feb 11, 2006 12:12 pm
Forum: Bronco Tech
Topic: Rear Diff Mesurements.
Replies: 11
Views: 1323

Exelent info.. Thats what I was looking for. One last thing for DBrown. You said you had an 8-in around? Could you throw a tape measure on that and check it for me.

Thanks again.
by tekatlarge
Fri Feb 10, 2006 9:03 pm
Forum: Bronco Tech
Topic: Rear Diff Mesurements.
Replies: 11
Views: 1323

Hello there DBrown, I agree with what your saying 100%. However I do believe I might have been confusing in my first post. :confused: :confused: :confused: I was just looking for info on the various housings as I am looking at a completely different project. :idea: I was also amazed at what I measur...
by tekatlarge
Fri Feb 10, 2006 8:39 am
Forum: Bronco Tech
Topic: Rear Diff Mesurements.
Replies: 11
Views: 1323

Rear Diff Mesurements.

I got a question bout rear ends! You know the mechanicaL type.. I have an old ford 8 in rear and when I was measuring it I discovered the pinion is NOT in the center but offset to one side. I know front diffs are offset but this rear housing was supposed to have come from a car. At any rate has anyo...
by tekatlarge
Mon Feb 06, 2006 2:29 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: ORV Rally in Olympia This Friday
Replies: 14
Views: 1462

If ya lived down south here kent,Renton, Don't forget the good ol Renton Loop
by tekatlarge
Mon Feb 06, 2006 2:11 pm
Forum: Bronco Tech
Topic: 4x4
Replies: 12
Views: 1356

If the decision concerning Transfer Cases were up to me, I would use a manual case. If your trying to decide which is better the manual is. The electric T case shifts via an electrical motor mounted on the outside of the case. 99% of shifting and not shifting problems are due to this motor. Not a ba...
by tekatlarge
Mon Feb 06, 2006 1:49 pm
Forum: Chit Chat
Topic: My Exciting Day
Replies: 15
Views: 1954

Hey Mat, You made the right decision. Sometimes we (Old Fat Bastards) get drawn into situations we didn't ask for. I think I would have Kicked his ass or made him wish he never met me. I may be old, fat, and in a wheelchair but I have my ways and methods. Kneecap Job is nice. I am so tired of manner...
by tekatlarge
Thu Jan 26, 2006 11:48 am
Forum: Bronco Tech
Topic: 84 BII Clutch problems
Replies: 5
Views: 1120

Bleeding the clutch on one of these beasties can be a trying exp in frustration. I read a shop procedure somewhere where the front of the vehicle is raised to get that damn master cyl somewhat level for bleeding.. Ford recomends presure bleeding. I have found that is the best way to go. If you are s...

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