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08-16-2010, 02:54 PM
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Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

lol the pickup for the fuel pump is in the bottom...

lol the pickup for the fuel pump is in the bottom of a cup. If this screen gets plugged the only way for the fuel pump to draw fuel is over the top of the cup. Thats why you cant draw fuel out of...
Replies: 30
Views: 3,305
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

Hey I have a ranger 6900 cb too. Mine has over 1...

Hey I have a ranger 6900 cb too. Mine has over 1 million miles on it. Best radio Ive ever had. I made my echo adjustable, and use an astatic mic and antenea.
08-03-2010, 10:27 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,550
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

Dont know why mine has lasted so long.. 356k. Im...

Dont know why mine has lasted so long.. 356k. Im getting nervous plus my truck seems to be running a bit hotter up mtn passes. Already changed the tstat. Changing out the water pump too for good...
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Views: 3,305
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

356k on stock hubs. Stock tires. Grease thru the...

356k on stock hubs. Stock tires. Grease thru the sensor hole every 75k. Haul rvs for a living. My weight is 22-24500 often. I weigh right around 5000-5300 on the front axle often. I have a 500lb...
07-15-2010, 06:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,312
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

Put a bearing kit in mine at 320k miles. I also...

Put a bearing kit in mine at 320k miles. I also now run Synchromesh oil in it.

Call http://www.standardtransmission.com/

The bearing kit is like 300 bucks. These trannies are very simple to...
07-09-2010, 05:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 968
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

Go to your local bearing house. Price is like 65...

Go to your local bearing house. Price is like 65 for just the bearing. It simply presses out of that high dollar housing.

Part number
NTN Bearings
DFO766LLUACS32/L283

Yes the part number is...
06-23-2010, 07:55 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 72,726
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

341k on her now Sir.. Getting ready to...

341k on her now Sir..

Getting ready to replace injectors. Got another that is failing. Lost one at 295k and now am losing another at 341k... Man how can I complain!?

Yep in line six engines...
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Views: 7,882
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

Most recalls are safety based. Maybe we can...

Most recalls are safety based.

Maybe we can figure a way to make the junk hvac system safety related and get a recall..
06-23-2010, 05:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 20,280
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

I have 341k now. All original except one that I...

I have 341k now. All original except one that I replaced at 295k because of an electrical failure in the injector. I now have one causing some smoke on start up and it smells rich. Im just talking a...
06-22-2010, 10:50 PM
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Views: 20,280
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

Do you check the ohms on injectors with key on,...

Do you check the ohms on injectors with key on, or engine running? Mifgt be a bit messy with engine running though.

I think I'll check mine. They are about wore out.

Carey
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Views: 7,882
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

I think the metal doors seal better. My ac is...

I think the metal doors seal better. My ac is frigid cold. About runs me out of the truck now. I double checked my ac charge and its ok. I thought I had overfilled the freon. I have to blend some...
06-20-2010, 11:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,175
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

I put a 8mm wrench on each isolator at each oil...

I put a 8mm wrench on each isolator at each oil change and make sure they are tight.

Just about to turn 340k on my originals.

Ive read so much about this problem here that you boys scared me....
06-17-2010, 01:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,562
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

I check mine with a wrench every oil change. They...

I check mine with a wrench every oil change. They are still original at 340k miles.

This doesnt mean I dont carry a full set of lines.. I do. Picked em up at a wrecking yard. You never know.
...
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Views: 844
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

lol[duhhh]

lol[duhhh]
06-06-2010, 10:37 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 14,317
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

I think they are a sponsor here. ...

I think they are a sponsor here.

http://www.standardtransmission.com/
06-05-2010, 10:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,838
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

sorry. I just noticed you have a mechanic. He...

sorry. I just noticed you have a mechanic. He should of already checked the turbo plumbing and air cooler as part of the service of replacing the engine.

If he didnt he knows better.
06-05-2010, 10:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,838
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

You are right. Only a few new ones are still...

You are right. Only a few new ones are still around. You darn lucky if you find them.
06-05-2010, 10:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,838
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

Is the turbo new? Do you have any air leaks...

Is the turbo new?

Do you have any air leaks in the turbo plumbing?

You can make a test kit pretty simple from a hardware store. Two pvc solid end caps. Thread a air chuck into one of the...
06-05-2010, 07:24 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 14,317
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

I talked to Rich the G56 rebuild tech there at...

I talked to Rich the G56 rebuild tech there at standard. Might call and ask for him. He said they require 30 weight or less synchromesh type oil or the wont warranty there work.

Ive got about...
06-05-2010, 02:08 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 14,317
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

I just put a set of bearings in my G56. Had 320k...

I just put a set of bearings in my G56. Had 320k miles. I bought the parts at standard transmssion. They offer rebuilts too. He said whatever you do, dont put atf+4 back in. Go with anybrand...
Replies: 46
Views: 14,286
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

Yeah prolly more than the factory pads. The...

Yeah prolly more than the factory pads. The factory pads were more like a redish dust. Autozones is grey.

Its still not an extreme amount. By the time the wheels are showing dust, its time to go...
06-04-2010, 12:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 699
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

The ac clutch is metal to metal. After a while...

The ac clutch is metal to metal. After a while the two surfaces get rough from rust.

Dont worry about it. Wont hurt nothing.

Carey
Replies: 46
Views: 14,286
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

Ive got about 125k on some autozone gold pads on...

Ive got about 125k on some autozone gold pads on my front now. Ive got about 40k on the autozone gold rears.

Fronts are about 5/8ths pad left. Should make 200k easy on them. They seem to work as...
06-03-2010, 12:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 16,161
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

They are very very simple to repair. I would...

They are very very simple to repair. I would wager you could do it yourself. Get a shop manual downloaded and read up on the process.

Only 6 lil bolts hold it to the tranny. A couple driveshafts,...
Replies: 4
Views: 2,024
Posted By Colo~Dirtbikers

Cant think of any reason for you to have brake...

Cant think of any reason for you to have brake problems with a module lite either..

Its a seperate deal.

Carey
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