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11-15-2018, 09:34 AM
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Posted By oliver foster

I would start with reading threads on DTR on...

I would start with reading threads on DTR on things you want too address.

Also letting us know what you bought as '91 is a transition year.
91.0 is a non intercooled 12V.
91.5 is an intercooled...
11-13-2018, 02:41 PM
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Views: 348,146
Posted By oliver foster

I got the old '92 yard plow out today...

I got the old '92 yard plow out today to......plow the yard.
We got about 6 inches of wet heavy snow and tomorrow they are calling for a low of 5 F, so I figured I would plow it before it turned...
11-12-2018, 08:26 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 9,803
Posted By oliver foster

Well I learned something tonight. I was sitting...

Well I learned something tonight.
I was sitting down taking a break from fixing up a '99 24V in the shop I hope to use as a winter beater and I was looking at a '93 12V motor I have pulled on the...
11-08-2018, 06:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,199
Posted By oliver foster

Sorry to hear that T-man.

Sorry to hear that T-man.
11-04-2018, 11:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 309
Posted By oliver foster

It will take a while to read the whole of...

It will take a while to read the whole of Thrashing's thread, but it will answer ALL of your questions in just that thread by itself.
11-02-2018, 11:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 285
Posted By oliver foster

Nice job on making the ole blue crew cab look old...

Nice job on making the ole blue crew cab look old school and stock.
10-30-2018, 01:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 508
Posted By oliver foster

Nice work there old boy! Good plan to...

Nice work there old boy!

Good plan to practice on your parts A-518 in a comfortable, well lit setting before the "real" job under the truck on your back.
10-29-2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 447
Posted By oliver foster

Your elbow will know for sure...Haha. I looked...

Your elbow will know for sure...Haha.
I looked for a red drivers side armrest for my '91.0 for over 3 years before I found a nice one.
That includes 3 years of searching the swap meet area at the...
10-28-2018, 08:08 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 242
Posted By oliver foster

Rusted out stainless braided line [s] that run to...

Rusted out stainless braided line [s] that run to the power steering unit or the injection pump are my first guesses.

Tappet cover gasket can make a good leak as well if a chunk of it falls out.
10-27-2018, 10:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 523
Posted By oliver foster

You could not get a hole saw to cut through a hub...

You could not get a hole saw to cut through a hub cap?

I would think. flip them upside down, hole punch a center hole hole, drill out from behind into a piece of wood with the hole saw, and then...
10-27-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 9,803
Posted By oliver foster

Spent a few hours digging the Dana 70 out of the...

Spent a few hours digging the Dana 70 out of the same truck that donated the front half of its frame and front suspension for this project.
I was fun trying to prep and extract the rear axle out of...
10-25-2018, 07:21 PM
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Views: 348,146
Posted By oliver foster

Cool I would love to see pictures of it when it...

Cool I would love to see pictures of it when it was finished.
10-25-2018, 08:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 482
Posted By oliver foster

If the battery is in good shape and the right...

If the battery is in good shape and the right size [not a car battery] it will start fine.
10-24-2018, 10:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 229
Posted By oliver foster

The width from wheel mount surface to wheel mount...

The width from wheel mount surface to wheel mount surface is not the same 2500 SRW to 3500 DRW.

Welcome to DTR.
10-24-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 242
Posted By oliver foster

I would test what you have first and see if you...

I would test what you have first and see if you even have a problem.

If there was a problem I would re-use OEM style parts, not Summit's universal kit...Read Mickey Mouse kit most likely.

OEM...
10-20-2018, 09:11 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 16,002
Posted By oliver foster

Poncho got some love yesterday. I pressure...

Poncho got some love yesterday.
I pressure washed the under side throughly, then while I waited for it to dry I welded in the tailgate strap hangers that the PO had ground off to install a funky...
10-19-2018, 08:00 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 16,002
Posted By oliver foster

I drive my '95 3500 ex-cab dually 12V 5 speed 4x4...

I drive my '95 3500 ex-cab dually 12V 5 speed 4x4 set up. At least they made a lot more '95 Cummins trucks than the early 1st gen years.

It is my year around work truck and tow donkey. All summer...
10-18-2018, 10:06 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,059
Posted By oliver foster

Freeing up power from a motor that will not run,...

Freeing up power from a motor that will not run, huh....It makes no power right now so there is not much to free up.

You have bigger problems than making more power, like why doesn't your valve...
10-18-2018, 08:21 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 311
Posted By oliver foster

Standard beds and dually beds are different. ...

Standard beds and dually beds are different.
The dually bed have a massive wheel well cut into the sides for the flairs and the inner liners.

Your words, "massive surgery"' come to mind. It...
10-17-2018, 08:30 PM
Replies: 6,844
Views: 348,146
Posted By oliver foster

I pressure washed the Vanilla Gorilla ['85 white...

I pressure washed the Vanilla Gorilla ['85 white lifted crew cab] down today as the salt trucks are threatening to be out soon.
I also let it come up to temp, before pulling it in the shop to dry...
10-17-2018, 08:22 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 26,519
Posted By oliver foster

Great summer of cruising around in the RC. I...

Great summer of cruising around in the RC.
I just pressured washed it down and have it in the shop drying off.
We are expecting enough snow tonight that the salt trucks might be out.

I will hit...
10-17-2018, 08:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 284
Posted By oliver foster

Is the wiper motor working but all the bushings...

Is the wiper motor working but all the bushings on the linkage rotten and the linkage fallen apart?

The grid heaters on a '89 are controlled by the black box just a little bit bigger than the size...
10-15-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,059
Posted By oliver foster

I have heard of several people doing their KDP...

I have heard of several people doing their KDP without pulling the Rad..
You could just pull the fan shroud, clutch fan / fan hub at the same time, so as not to risk cracking the fan shroud.

It...
10-15-2018, 10:54 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,059
Posted By oliver foster

I find ABS is pretty useless on these old trucks....

I find ABS is pretty useless on these old trucks.
You don't need to drain the oil to pull the timing cover off. It should not be too messy to pull off the timing cover at all. You don't need to...
10-14-2018, 08:43 AM
Replies: 247
Views: 29,587
Posted By oliver foster

Sorry Vern, I have a complete, good working,...

Sorry Vern,
I have a complete, good working, spare VE injection pump, but have no interested in selling just the top hat off it.
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