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    That will do it. Idler arm, pitman, and tie rod...

    That will do it. Idler arm, pitman, and tie rod ends are the usual major causes for "goes wherever the F it wants to". Control arm bushings can be pretty shot and it still goes OK, just gets extra...
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    Its a part number thing. The service manuals I...

    Its a part number thing. The service manuals I have are specifically for the audio system. They would probably have the info you're after but without knowing where the heck I put the blasted things...
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    yeah electric fuel pumps last a decently long...

    yeah electric fuel pumps last a decently long time, especially on vehicles that actually get used. Sitting seems to be what kills them.
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    That is the getter flashing from when they make...

    That is the getter flashing from when they make the VFD. its some witch's brew of metals that absorb oxygen and other gasses that might be trapped inside the thing during production.

    There is a...
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    If you can't go straight on the highway with...

    If you can't go straight on the highway with stock suspension, you have problems. Yes its mushy, but these things absolutely hold a straight line if the parts aren't shot.
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    There are some differences in the amps, different...

    There are some differences in the amps, different EQ curves, different mounting arrangements, some had different connectors, and some are 2 channel, others are 4 channel. You can change the plugs...
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    The factory pumps were Bosch, quite probably...

    The factory pumps were Bosch, quite probably thats what you took out.
  8. Are the lights aimed well, are the reflectors in...

    Are the lights aimed well, are the reflectors in good shape, and are the bulbs not ancient? Halogen lamps get dark with age. if you pull them out and the glass is dark, that kills the light output....
  9. Thread: Rear glass?

    by gadget73
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    not sure exactly what roof and such you've got,...

    not sure exactly what roof and such you've got, so here is the entire page out of the master parts manual dealing with rear glass on 80-89 Ford/Mercury full size. 54 is the four door, 66 is the two...
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    The wiring in my Conti was hacked too. Its got...

    The wiring in my Conti was hacked too. Its got the wrong plug on it now, John gave me an 87 radio with that style connector so thats what went in. I eventually modified it to work with the JBL amp...
  11. master parts manual has two entries for 80-86...

    master parts manual has two entries for 80-86 "all without CFI or EFI".

    D1AZ-9A011A - use with 3/8" outlet tube
    D1FZ-9A011A - use with 5/16" outlet tube

    it offers no clue as to which is found...
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    blend door hinges usually aren't an issue, its...

    blend door hinges usually aren't an issue, its the air door ones in the plenum. The air door pivots on a steel rod, the ones in the plenum use what is basically a rectangle of plastic with a thin...
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    yank the plugs and have a look. I'm betting...

    yank the plugs and have a look. I'm betting injector, and the wet plug will tell you which one. If it was the reg you'd have gas coming through the vac line.

    The problem is how long was it run...
  14. Thread: Brake hoses.

    by gadget73
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    92+ all had disc. and yeah, ABS = Antilock...

    92+ all had disc.

    and yeah, ABS = Antilock Brake. If its a hose with 2 metal lines screwed into it, you do not have ABS.

    if one hose is bad, I'd probably replace the other one too. They've...
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    About 2 gallons for a drain and refill is my...

    About 2 gallons for a drain and refill is my experience. 50/50 or just buy one gallon of full strength and a gallon of distilled water. usually costs less, but Harbor Freight usually has premix for...
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    I bought a genuine Ford one, put it in, and it...

    I bought a genuine Ford one, put it in, and it was bad. Replaced it with another Ford, pressure tested it first, and that one is OK. whatever you install, I suggest pressure testing it with about...
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    stupid high mpg readings happen when you have no...

    stupid high mpg readings happen when you have no fuel flow input. I'd bet bad connection at the tripminder, or at the ECM end of that harness.

    my diesel runs off a special injector that wasn't in...
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    offhand I don't know, but it is metric. Guessing...

    offhand I don't know, but it is metric. Guessing its an M10, probably around 30-35mm long.
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    definitely pressure test the cooling system with...

    definitely pressure test the cooling system with it bypassed first to make sure you don't have any leaks. Then hook up the core and see if that changes. Need to isolate your variables.
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    I like them because they aren't stupid expensive,...

    I like them because they aren't stupid expensive, and I can get them locally. I've also used Caig DeOxit but its like 3x the price and I'm not really convinced it works better.
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    yeah thats not supposed to flap like that. and...

    yeah thats not supposed to flap like that. and it definitely needs both bolts.
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    stupid ignition module. Where was the bad one...

    stupid ignition module. Where was the bad one from, a new purchase or just whatever came on the distributor?
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    I'd be a lot more concerned about buying an...

    I'd be a lot more concerned about buying an ex-taxi CVPI than an ex-police one. I've seen those in the yards, and if you think old patrol cars are beat, just have a look at a fleet of ex-cop ex-taxi...
  24. Thread: New to Ford.

    by gadget73
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    problem with making the arms very stiff is the...

    problem with making the arms very stiff is the rear suspension is more likely to bind up. The arms aren't parallel, and it needs some slop and flex in order for it to all work right. Make...
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    if you can leave the trunk open completely that...

    if you can leave the trunk open completely that would help a lot. Pull the lamp if you aren't unhooking the battery.
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