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03-11-2019, 06:07 AM
Replies: 17
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Posted By oliver foster

You can bolt the doors, fenders, beds, and cabs...

You can bolt the doors, fenders, beds, and cabs from '72-'93 years together without issues.
The body lines will NOT match up though.
Core supports, grilles, hoods / metal panel under the wipers,...
03-06-2019, 06:02 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 15,514
Posted By oliver foster

Do you here a funny metal cracking noise /...

Do you here a funny metal cracking noise / popping noise when going over bumps and turns?
Do you have unexplained leaks on your floorboard after a rain?
These are signs you have cowl cracks.
...
03-04-2019, 08:35 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 15,514
Posted By oliver foster

Pulled the 5 lug rear axle out from under the RC...

Pulled the 5 lug rear axle out from under the RC today.
A clean Dana 70 axle with 3.54 gears to going under it. The cover was pulled last night and all looks clean and good inside it.
I have not...
03-04-2019, 08:53 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 38,806
Posted By oliver foster

Let me see what I can dig up in the shop canfield.

Let me see what I can dig up in the shop canfield.
03-01-2019, 06:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 702
Posted By oliver foster

Yes the plastic bushing on the wiper arms can be...

Yes the plastic bushing on the wiper arms can be bought new.
The auto parts store versions are not a good as the original ones, but the original ones are all pretty brittle nowadays.
02-27-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 7,157
Views: 401,888
Posted By oliver foster

Wow that is the nastiest looking fuel filter I...

Wow that is the nastiest looking fuel filter I have seen, maybe ever.
02-24-2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,468
Posted By oliver foster

Getting a good running NON intercooled truck to...

Getting a good running NON intercooled truck to smoke is easy. The stock injectors are actually quite large.

Blindly tuning a 12Vs with no gauges can give lack luster results. You can't not see...
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02-17-2019, 07:17 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By oliver foster

I have that PCM in my shop. PM sent.

I have that PCM in my shop.
PM sent.
02-17-2019, 07:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 570
Posted By oliver foster

Depending how it died this is a very good point....

Depending how it died this is a very good point. A loose FSS connection has caused my '89 Ramcharger to die suddenly on the road.

The OP did not go into much detail of his issues, so we are kind...
02-14-2019, 06:39 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 337
Posted By oliver foster

They are now saying we all have been over paying...

They are now saying we all have been over paying for the correct fluid for decades and could have been using ATF all along....It sounds pretty fishy to me.
02-13-2019, 05:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 424
Posted By oliver foster

You can get to the sending unit out by either...

You can get to the sending unit out by either dropping the tank, or jacking up the dump bed. Both of which I have done.

Using a jerry can adds variables into the equation. If the air leak is at...
02-12-2019, 07:31 AM
Replies: 7,157
Views: 401,888
Posted By oliver foster

They are calling for 10-15 inches of snow later...

They are calling for 10-15 inches of snow later this afternoon and through the tonight. Followed by more the next two days.

Looks like the W-350 plow truck will be doing its thing some more.

I...
02-10-2019, 12:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 425
Posted By oliver foster

The D-250 come with no blocks. The W-250s...

The D-250 come with no blocks.
The W-250s depending on the year come with 3 or 6 inch blocks.
The W-250 also come with a more rugged version of the rear springs, I assume to deal with the axle wrap...
02-09-2019, 03:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 680
Posted By oliver foster

I would agree with Thrashing 100%. Do the free...

I would agree with Thrashing 100%.
Do the free / super cheap mods, and I bet you will learn that you likely don't need bigger injectors.

ADD gauges FIRST though.

Awesome looking truck!
02-09-2019, 09:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 346
Posted By oliver foster

Welcome to DTR. I know I have all the parts you...

Welcome to DTR.
I know I have all the parts you listed for sale.
PM if you like.
02-08-2019, 05:31 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 15,514
Posted By oliver foster

Yesterday the front end got re-assembled, with a...

Yesterday the front end got re-assembled, with a good set of OEM "seasoned" used coil springs and all four new ball joints,.
We used some recently replaced, nice used rotors and some good used...
02-06-2019, 09:32 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 15,514
Posted By oliver foster

I took the day off to work on the RC today. My...

I took the day off to work on the RC today.
My friend was in town to help with the front end rebuild.

After going through three trucks worth of upper control arms we found a good set. With all...
02-06-2019, 11:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 414
Posted By oliver foster

Thanks Mark. When having a hard time finding a...

Thanks Mark.
When having a hard time finding a 1st gen part, sending me a PM is usually a worth while thing to do.
02-04-2019, 05:11 PM
Replies: 7,157
Views: 401,888
Posted By oliver foster

Plowed snow twice in the old plow truck. 40F...

Plowed snow twice in the old plow truck.
40F today after a few days of snow, so it was time to clean up / push the banks back a bit... then the roof of the shop slid a bunch of snow.
The last bit...
01-29-2019, 03:28 PM
Replies: 7,157
Views: 401,888
Posted By oliver foster

T-man, I would steer clear of the 2nd gen [...

T-man,
I would steer clear of the 2nd gen [ found in the '94/'95s usually] sending units with metal lines at the top as they rust out and leave you stranded on the side of the road....don't ask me...
01-27-2019, 04:25 PM
Replies: 2
Engine & Drivetrain 1991 factory Service Manual
Views: 374
Posted By oliver foster

If I didn't have the same copy on my shop shelf,...

If I didn't have the same copy on my shop shelf, I would be picking this up from you.
Bump for a good manual to have and a good price.
01-26-2019, 08:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 9,483
Posted By oliver foster

Just getting back from the shop where I was...

Just getting back from the shop where I was helping my neighbor getting some work done on a Dodge 1500 4x4 truck for his daughter.
Yes I still have a few good 4x4 steering plates in the shop.
I...
01-26-2019, 07:29 AM
Replies: 7,157
Views: 401,888
Posted By oliver foster

Glad to see that starter I sent you is getting a...

Glad to see that starter I sent you is getting a new lease on life.

Come on, you liked the Dodge bedding package pictures that I sent you of my Dodge bro. in AK. bedroom.
It may be a little...
01-25-2019, 08:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 378
Posted By oliver foster

The nut that holds 5th gear on backed off. ...

The nut that holds 5th gear on backed off.
Pretty standard issue with higher mileage NV-4500s.
My old '95 I bought new, let go at about 225,xxx miles.
01-22-2019, 07:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 827
Posted By oliver foster

I just sent you several pictures of the fast idle...

I just sent you several pictures of the fast idle set up to your E-mail.
Hope that helps.
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