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Forum: projects & restorations 06-13-2021, 10:41 PM
Replies: 827
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Posted By AndrewNance
My wife started bartending at this tiny bar down...

My wife started bartending at this tiny bar down the street on Friday and Saturday nights which has been so so good for the 122 :-P I have so much free time and I usually go drink and then come home...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-10-2021, 08:01 AM
Replies: 1,144
Views: 687,630
Posted By AndrewNance
Iím using the 600 series hanging pedals and...

Iím using the 600 series hanging pedals and mounting them to a frame like Kyle did in his wagon. Itís more work than I cared to do but I was never going to be able to get a booster or even just a...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-09-2021, 11:25 PM
Replies: 1,144
Views: 687,630
Posted By AndrewNance
Iím guessing the bore size/fluid volume affects...

Iím guessing the bore size/fluid volume affects slave travel more than the stroke of the master? I think all of the different bore sizes within one manufacturer have the same stroke but obviously...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-09-2021, 11:00 PM
Replies: 1,144
Views: 687,630
Posted By AndrewNance
Going back to this, I used the factory 122 master...

Going back to this, I used the factory 122 master (.75Ē bore) and a 740 slave. It would over-extend the slave to the point that the seal would come out of the bore and puke all the fluid out and then...
Forum: projects & restorations 06-03-2021, 02:20 PM
Replies: 827
Views: 356,054
Posted By AndrewNance
Dash is finished with a new GT pad. OCD got the...

Dash is finished with a new GT pad. OCD got the best of me so I switched the clock and wideband around. Had a couple nagging issues with my boost gauge and oil pressure sender and had to send those...
Forum: performance & modifications 05-23-2021, 11:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,864
Posted By AndrewNance
I ordered 140 shocks from him and it was at least...

I ordered 140 shocks from him and it was at least a month. Sent a message and never heard back but then they just showed up.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-21-2021, 11:25 AM
Replies: 713
Views: 392,600
Posted By AndrewNance
*RSI has entered the chat*

*RSI has entered the chat*
Forum: projects & restorations 05-21-2021, 07:27 AM
Replies: 827
Views: 356,054
Posted By AndrewNance
You don’t think they’ll want to have AFR...

You don’t think they’ll want to have AFR available to them at all times? :-P I didn’t really think about it but I’ll probably switch them around now.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-20-2021, 10:44 AM
Replies: 827
Views: 356,054
Posted By AndrewNance
Iíll have to mess with it some more and see what...

Iíll have to mess with it some more and see what I can come up with. Might just add a spring a be done.

Got most of it back together last night. Still waiting on a right angle adapter for the...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-19-2021, 02:58 PM
Replies: 827
Views: 356,054
Posted By AndrewNance
Are you using the 960 TB? Itís been a few years...

Are you using the 960 TB? Itís been a few years but I feel like I tried to wind the spring an extra turn and for some reason it didnít want to work? I might need to try it again.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-19-2021, 01:04 PM
Replies: 827
Views: 356,054
Posted By AndrewNance
Did you ever figure out how to make your gas...

Did you ever figure out how to make your gas pedal feel better? I’ve invested no time there and it is way too light.
Forum: projects & restorations 05-19-2021, 09:06 AM
Replies: 827
Views: 356,054
Posted By AndrewNance
Yeah I love your dash and some of those Speedhut...

Yeah I love your dash and some of those Speedhut gauges are pretty sweet. I was set on chrome/polished bezels but I didn’t find many options that I thought were appropriate for this car. There are a...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-18-2021, 03:13 PM
Replies: 827
Views: 356,054
Posted By AndrewNance
The main gauges are 4-3/8”. Accessory gauges are...

The main gauges are 4-3/8”. Accessory gauges are all 2-1/16”. They actually have a line styled more like 60s cars with green lighting that I really liked but they’re backlit and I really preferred...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-16-2021, 11:23 PM
Replies: 827
Views: 356,054
Posted By AndrewNance
Sold the house and my 142 which let me start...

Sold the house and my 142 which let me start focusing on this car more. I've driven it some and tried to let autotune work on things a little before I seek out some real help with tuning. It seemed...
Forum: projects & restorations 05-11-2021, 02:34 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 262,411
Posted By AndrewNance
Waiting on the post where you’ve put it on wire...

Waiting on the post where you’ve put it on wire wheels :-P
Forum: projects & restorations 05-06-2021, 09:58 AM
Replies: 713
Views: 392,600
Posted By AndrewNance
Probably the best choice for that part of the...

Probably the best choice for that part of the state. Thereís hardly a straight enough road to let a turbo LS do itís thing.
Forum: performance & modifications 05-02-2021, 05:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,520
Posted By AndrewNance
The width of the wheel isnít going to matter much...

The width of the wheel isnít going to matter much if youíre still considering a 195 tire. Just get the wheels you want. The steering wonít be unbearable with a 205. That steering wheel is way too...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-02-2021, 12:20 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,199
Posted By AndrewNance
There’s a place that makes custom shades. They...

There’s a place that makes custom shades. They send you a template and you cut it to fit your windshield and mail it back to them. I’ll have to ask Kyle what it was called.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-30-2021, 04:51 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,520
Posted By AndrewNance
A 205 at factory offset would likely rub the sway...

A 205 at factory offset would likely rub the sway bar near full lock. Outside clearance should be a non-issue.

Steering will be noticeably heavier at low speeds but nothing to be concerned about.
Forum: performance & modifications 04-28-2021, 01:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,003
Posted By AndrewNance
Donít his clutches ship direct from the...

Donít his clutches ship direct from the manufacturer?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-21-2021, 04:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,983
Posted By AndrewNance
Even if your floats are set correctly the SUs...

Even if your floats are set correctly the SUs probably aren’t going to like that extra fuel pressure. Do you have a mechanical pump you can throw on there and see if that helps? I had a similar issue...
Forum: performance & modifications 04-21-2021, 10:04 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,031
Posted By AndrewNance
Sort of unrelated but what’s the reason for...

Sort of unrelated but what’s the reason for choosing an M410 over an M41?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-21-2021, 07:12 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,983
Posted By AndrewNance
Make sure the distributor isn’t installed 180*...

Make sure the distributor isn’t installed 180* off. You can check by moving your plug wires around on the distributor. Move 1 to 3, 2 to 4, etc.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-11-2021, 08:13 PM
Replies: 713
Views: 392,600
Posted By AndrewNance
This car got crushed...

This car got crushed...
Forum: events 04-08-2021, 09:50 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 22,445
Posted By AndrewNance
It’s up to y’all (and not like $23 will add much...

It’s up to y’all (and not like $23 will add much to the cost of the trip anyway) but I have literally never seen or heard of anyone getting busted for fishing without a license.
Forum: projects & restorations 04-03-2021, 02:38 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 13,422
Posted By AndrewNance
Man this looks like a pretty nice car! I vote for...

Man this looks like a pretty nice car! I vote for whitewalls or something a little more classic.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-03-2021, 01:09 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,908
Posted By AndrewNance
Dude just have your SUs rebuilt instead of...

Dude just have your SUs rebuilt instead of swapping to that miserable Weber, unless you fully commit to the DCOEs.
Forum: performance & modifications 03-09-2021, 07:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,813
Posted By AndrewNance
Just be careful with cheap replacement studs for...

Just be careful with cheap replacement studs for those things and definitely stay away from stainless. Just make your life easy and spend the extra dollars on OE studs, or some other good quality...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-03-2021, 06:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,688
Posted By AndrewNance
Had both alternators tested. Shop said they...

Had both alternators tested. Shop said they operate correctly and show no signs of faulty diodes. I swapped the known-working Denso off my 122 and get the same draining issue. Put it back on the 122...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-02-2021, 10:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,735
Posted By AndrewNance
None of the cars I've had with SUs ever...

None of the cars I've had with SUs ever hot-started as well as they start when they're cold. Floor it, crank a few seconds, and then give it a rev to clear out. If there's a way to fix that I'd like...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-02-2021, 09:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,668
Posted By AndrewNance
I don't think 225/40/17 exists other than...

I don't think 225/40/17 exists other than dedicated autox tires. 235/40 isn't very tall and would be my choice. My advice is that if you're going to have to run spacers anyway, you may as well get...
Forum: projects & restorations 02-11-2021, 04:31 PM
Replies: 827
Views: 356,054
Posted By AndrewNance
I’ve been busy with work and cleaning out my...

I’ve been busy with work and cleaning out my wife’s old house so we can get ready to sell it. Plus I’ve been trying to find that stupid battery draw in my 142 which is driving me crazy. I dropped off...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-06-2021, 11:12 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,688
Posted By AndrewNance
Distribution block is powered straight off the...

Distribution block is powered straight off the battery. If anything I just want to get them both tested so I can return the reman and repair my original.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-05-2021, 06:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,688
Posted By AndrewNance
I think I know of a local shop that can do that....

I think I know of a local shop that can do that. I don’t know why I didn’t try swapping the one off my 122 since I know it works as it should.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-05-2021, 03:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,688
Posted By AndrewNance
I mean it definitely points to having a bad diode...

I mean it definitely points to having a bad diode in my alternator. It just seems unlikely that I had a bad one, replaced the rectifier with a new one with a bad diode, and then installed a reman...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-04-2021, 10:49 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,688
Posted By AndrewNance
Disconnecting the exciter wire doesn’t eliminate...

Disconnecting the exciter wire doesn’t eliminate the draw, only disconnecting the battery cable does.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-03-2021, 11:07 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,688
Posted By AndrewNance
Removed and cleaned up the distribution block. No...

Removed and cleaned up the distribution block. No change but it was pretty funky. I disconnected both cables from the starter and bolted them together, essentially bypassing the starter and that made...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-03-2021, 05:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,688
Posted By AndrewNance
The last battery may have not been fully charged...

The last battery may have not been fully charged when I left it to sit overnight but the following day there wasn’t enough charge to do anything at all. Not even a dash light. I’ll inspect the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-02-2021, 08:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,688
Posted By AndrewNance
I thought about this but I was thrown off by the...

I thought about this but I was thrown off by the alternator. Any way to test this without just trying another starter?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-02-2021, 07:52 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,688
Posted By AndrewNance
I just went back out to check and make sure I...

I just went back out to check and make sure I didn't miss anything last time. With the new alternator on the car, the draw DOES stop when I disconnect it. But that's two different alternators I've...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-02-2021, 07:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,688
Posted By AndrewNance
So I had convinced myself that was the issue...

So I had convinced myself that was the issue because I had a Denso 80A on it before and disconnecting it did stop the drain. I ordered a new rectifier for it and put some new brushes in it at the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-02-2021, 06:56 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,688
Posted By AndrewNance
140 weird battery drain

Alright, I'm stumped on trying to find a mysterious battery drain in my '71. Car has been back on the road for over a year and this just sort of started randomly a few weeks ago. I'm getting a draw...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-25-2021, 10:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 12,856
Posted By AndrewNance
Whatever fed the factory one I guess. When I...

Whatever fed the factory one I guess. When I swapped to the Denso I just used the original exciter wire in the harness and it worked fine until recently (I assume it would trace back to the cluster...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 01-24-2021, 11:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 12,856
Posted By AndrewNance
Have you ever come across a faulty Denso that...

Have you ever come across a faulty Denso that drains your battery? Recently I’ve been trying to track down the source of my battery draw in my 142 and narrowed it down to the alternator. I replaced...
Forum: projects & restorations 01-06-2021, 10:49 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 130,529
Posted By AndrewNance
I can probably find some money for that!

I can probably find some money for that!
Forum: projects & restorations 01-05-2021, 06:32 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 130,529
Posted By AndrewNance
Go ahead and make two of those fuel rails :-P

Go ahead and make two of those fuel rails :-P
Forum: projects & restorations 12-11-2020, 09:49 AM
Replies: 1,144
Views: 687,630
Posted By AndrewNance
Iíll take a look when I get home today. The...

Iíll take a look when I get home today. The sandwich plate definitely added some length but I also have a 2.5Ē downpipe and no external wastegate. The only thing I had to work around was cooling...
Forum: projects & restorations 12-10-2020, 08:24 PM
Replies: 1,144
Views: 687,630
Posted By AndrewNance
Not sure how it would work with yours but I ended...

Not sure how it would work with yours but I ended up using a 940 factory oil filter arm with a Setrab sandwich plate/thermostat. Packaging wasnít bad and I assume it would be easier for you with the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-03-2020, 07:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,708
Posted By AndrewNance
Just skip the rubber and go Superpro poly. I've...

Just skip the rubber and go Superpro poly. I've had full poly in my 122 for years and never had an issue. Pretty sure it was just whatever IPD sold and not even superpro.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-01-2020, 11:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,205
Posted By AndrewNance
Never mind. Turns out the short-side cable...

Never mind. Turns out the short-side cable housing from an Explorer fits a 122 pretty much perfectly. Pretty easy to make the Ford cables work once the housing is in place.
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