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    Re: 351 into '75 F100

    No 351 V8 F100 until 1978.
    The 300 6 cyl were in 4X4 F100 up to around 1975.
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    Re: Mk2 Transit ID

    CL2DXD means
    C = body parts come from the UK in a CKD kit.
    L = made in VIC Australia
    2D = 175 side load van, the biggest one.
    X = 1980
    D = month build is July
    Eng H means it's a Post ADR 36...
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    Re: aussie ford transit information

    [QUOTE=FalconIV;149216]Can anyone point me in the direction of an information database for the Falcon 6 cylinder
    I believe they were all low compression 200 6cyl up to mid 1978 and then 250 4.1L x...
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    Re: EGR blocking plate location

    The point is that if the EGR is clogged or it may be going to be clogged, so a dude doing the service will ask questions about the way it's been driven, around town mainly for short distances etc and...
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    Re: XC Panelvan Rear Tyre width

    235 maybe 245
    I had 265/60 14 with 10x14 12 slots on my XB ute but the guards were rolled and hammered right out.

    Rolling the guards is not hard to do, I have just done the rear of the new...
  6. Re: Roller cam in crossflow worth the extra $$ ?

    The old flat bottom cam is best for a X flow Falcon engine, but it's all to do with getting the best setup four what I think your looking for, roller cams don't work that well down low for torque,...
  7. Re: What Aussie fords will become future collectables?

    P5 and P6 LTD
    P5 landau LTD
    ZA-B-C-D-F-G-H and compact Fairlane's
    Any Hardtop Falcon
    GT Cortina's
    RS2000 Escort and GT or GS
    The big Ford Galaxie LTD
    The old F100's
    The old Transit
    1960 on...
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    Re: PX MkII EGR Block

    The Law is that the car must comply with the ADR, their is reason why we have such laws and just look at how insane people went because VW did not comply totally within the law and the truth is VW...
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    Re: EGR blocking plate location

    Did you have the ranger serviced by Ford only, if not then the service was not performed correctly, you don't have a leg to stand on then sadly.
    If you did get it serviced by Ford then you are...
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    Re: Not a Happy customer

    What coolant did you use in the radiator before ?

    The biggest problem with old iron block and heads is rust scale blocking the cores.

    Using coolant past it's use by date is a big no no, and...
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    Re: Any muscle car people in Forum?

    [QUOTE=Pedro;443140]The V8 was faster in a straight line only. I had an EA S
    The V8 was a better car to drive any day and the front end can be sorted out with better springs and shocks and camber...
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    Re: Great Wall of Rust!

    My brother has a 2013 V200 diesel as well, I drove it when new, not a bad 4x4 to drive for the money over the price of a crap ugly base spec Holden 4x4, sure you get more power from the Holden, but...
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    Re: Ford Falcon - an emotional tribute

    Ford Australia influence was a great thing for me, without it where would we be.
    I would say it came about from the XR Falcon ZA Fairlane and 1966 Galaxie on that the greatness of them was inspiring.
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    Re: Ford Australia Book

    Yes I have that book as well.
    I remember some where in that book he says that the Cleveland engine is much better than the Holden V8.
    Terry Bebbington is set to make a book about Ford Australia, it...
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    Re: Problem with 2008 Ford RTV Ute

    Your crown wheel to the pinion are not adjusted correctly or it could be that they were never truly matched in the first place from new or they are just worn out.
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    Re: Gear changing in auto

    Has the auto been changing like that from when you put the new HD battery in it or not ? Now I have come across some that say that on some newer cars never to put in any battery that is not exactly...
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    Re: Any muscle car people in Forum?

    Yes so they said but I have driven both and the 5.0L was a much better car to drive and the fact is the aussie test do not show the full facts that the V8 is in fact faster, but they did not test at...
  18. Thread: fuel tank

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    Re: fuel tank

    In your cars fuel tank ? just stick a hose in the tank and suck, best use a clear hose so you can see it coming before you swallow it and pore it into a gerry cans or something lower than the fuel...
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    Re: Automatic transmission cooler

    Yes towing use sports mode is better, I would use 3rd gear in a 4speed auto mainly when towing as fuel economy is better that way as well.
    A mate had a V6 5speed auto VZ commodore 1 tonne and towed...
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    Re: ef 5.0 dizzy

    Have a look at your compression, maybe a valve.
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    Re: XG Speedo aprrox. 10 kilometres out

    Most likely the diff ratio is not as it was from new and that is what has caused the problem.
    The problem with the hydratrak diff is only the cost to repair them and I think their was a problem...
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    Re: XG Speedo aprrox. 10 kilometres out

    Hydratrak they may of been 3.45 ratio I think and the standard diff in the XG was a HD 3.27 ratio the cars and XF get a standard 3.23 or 2.92 diff ratio.
    10K out at 100 KM.H think you are on about...
  23. Thread: Fg xr6t

    by Rosenberger
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    Re: Fg xr6t

    [QUOTE=waythe;442232]Hi ya We're trying to fit an FG xr6t motor into a jet boat but the thing won't rev over 3600rpm any idea's ?[/QUOTE speed limiter maybe cutting in, get it wiped off the...
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    Re: EGR Blanking Plate

    Don't get it serviced by Ford. find someone who knows what they are doing.
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    Re: EGR Blanking Plate

    Number one thing to do is change your oil more so like 5000 km 6 months at most and on syn oil 8000km 9 months max average, if you do mainly highway running you can do more km but not the months and...
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