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Forum: General FSJ Tech 08-16-2019, 06:30 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 182
Posted By Crankyolman
Crawl underneath and look at the pan shape. Take...

Crawl underneath and look at the pan shape. Take a picture if you need to to show people but mine has GMC (or something like that) right on the pan which would instantly tell you it's a TH400 this is...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 08-14-2019, 08:27 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 13,348
Posted By Crankyolman
Some time ago my wife ordered new bed panels for...

Some time ago my wife ordered new bed panels for my truck. Some time before that she made arrangements for the guy we bought her Mercedes from to do the work on the bed. I would be doing it myself...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 08-13-2019, 05:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 114
Posted By Crankyolman
I actually have what I call an "Icon...

I actually have what I call an "Icon list" which is a list of what I will have Icon do to my truck after I win the lottery, which is going to finally happen any day now :D


I like that I have a '72...
Forum: General Chit-Chat 08-09-2019, 08:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 524
Posted By Crankyolman
I joined over there but I really don't spend much...

I joined over there but I really don't spend much time there. I think Ristow is right, when looking day to day it's pretty slow over there too.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-30-2019, 01:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 663
Posted By Crankyolman
BJs engines come from S&J in Spokane. I...

BJs engines come from S&J in Spokane.


I don't know the situation or how close they are but Montana Overland probably has a used one available.
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-30-2019, 01:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 764
Posted By Crankyolman
Thought I'd update you guys on this. This...

Thought I'd update you guys on this.


This morning I installed my brand new Powermaster 8-46141 Motorola replacement alternator. :)


I would like to say it was easy and a smooth installation but it...
Forum: Fuel Injection 07-21-2019, 03:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 783
Posted By Crankyolman
I thought I would update this since I got gas...

I thought I would update this since I got gas again Yesterday. A few days after getting gas last time I made a few adjustments to AFR. I didn't get too radical because I was worried about getting too...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-20-2019, 09:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 312
Posted By Crankyolman
I don't really have an answer. It was a long time...

I don't really have an answer. It was a long time ago, some time between '90 and '93 and I really didn't pay that close of attention. I installed a 350 trans and transfer case out of a full size...
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-20-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 312
Posted By Crankyolman
On my '66 the front drive shaft out of a 4wd s-10...

On my '66 the front drive shaft out of a 4wd s-10 fit perfectly.
Forum: Build Threads 07-19-2019, 10:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 609
Posted By Crankyolman
Nice thread and nice work. Not many people are...

Nice thread and nice work. Not many people are willing to tackle a 327 any more. Truck looks real nice. Some day I hope to rewire mine like you did.
Forum: General FSJ Discussion 07-19-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 312
Posted By Crankyolman
Welcome to the J4000 club :thumbsup: I can't...

Welcome to the J4000 club :thumbsup:


I can't help with the accelerator pedal but once upon a time I put a th350 trans and transfer case out of a full size Blazer in my '66 gladiator. It had the...
Forum: Introduce Yourself. 07-16-2019, 11:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 655
Posted By Crankyolman
Man, I feel sorry for you guys in states that...

Man, I feel sorry for you guys in states that require all that BS. I'm so glad I don't have to go through it.
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-15-2019, 09:23 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 13,348
Posted By Crankyolman
I'll tell you when I was fighting with that fine...

I'll tell you when I was fighting with that fine line tape I was regretting not taking you up on your generous offer. Next time I will go with the tape I know. I actually had to rush because I...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-14-2019, 09:01 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 13,348
Posted By Crankyolman
Thank you. You should have seen that tailgate...

Thank you.


You should have seen that tailgate when I bought the truck. I can't find any pictures but it was rusty and had peeling white paint over blue that had been painted right over the dirt....
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-14-2019, 08:54 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 13,348
Posted By Crankyolman
Thank you. The work lights as back up lights...

Thank you.



The work lights as back up lights is a good work truck look.
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-13-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 13,348
Posted By Crankyolman
Today I had to spend 2hrs sitting in a truck...

Today I had to spend 2hrs sitting in a truck waiting for something to break that never did. So I passed the time by redesigning the Gladiator tailgate logo.


I started with this that I did...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-13-2019, 08:23 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 13,348
Posted By Crankyolman
Thank you, yes it's a 360. I like the efi, there...

Thank you, yes it's a 360. I like the efi, there has been some small issues and 3 months later I'm still dialing it in but it runs great. I would have preferred the wires be pointed down too, it...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-12-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 13,348
Posted By Crankyolman
Well today was a total crap day at work....

Well today was a total crap day at work. Everything decided to break at once which kept us incredibly busy. First thing in the morning I began masking the letters before the deification hit the...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-12-2019, 09:02 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 13,348
Posted By Crankyolman
Those look like really nice trucks :thumbsup: I...

Those look like really nice trucks :thumbsup:


I know the bed sides say they need to be modified to fit pre '73 long beds, I'm hoping it isn't too much. I've been told the length of the J4000 bed in...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-11-2019, 10:10 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 13,348
Posted By Crankyolman
Thank you very much :) I actually let my wife...

Thank you very much :)


I actually let my wife talk me into letting the guy we bought her Mercedes from do the rust repair, I think my motive is mostly to let someone do the major rust repair on the...
Forum: Fuel Injection 07-06-2019, 03:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 783
Posted By Crankyolman
I got gas today so was able to check my mileage....

I got gas today so was able to check my mileage. 9.0 MPG which is pretty much what it was getting before fuel injection. I haven't made any changes to any settings besides PWM and prime shots but I...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-04-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 13,348
Posted By Crankyolman
Thank you, you know, I was looking at their...

Thank you, you know, I was looking at their website and discussing the repaint with my wife just the other day and didn't even realize they sell lacquer.



Now I need to consider what I am going to...
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 07-02-2019, 08:20 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 13,348
Posted By Crankyolman
I didn't get much done on my tailgate last week....

I didn't get much done on my tailgate last week. I went to the paint store and showed how old I am and how long it's been since I've painted a car. My plan was to get a quart of lacquer in Champagne...
Forum: General FSJ Tech 07-01-2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 393
Posted By Crankyolman
You say you are running a 2150, by chance could...

You say you are running a 2150, by chance could you have used a 2100 base gasket?




http://u.cubeupload.com/Crankyolman/BASEGASKET.jpg
Forum: FSJ-PRIS 06-30-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,045
Posted By Crankyolman
That hood ornament looks really good. I'm...

That hood ornament looks really good. I'm surprised how well the paint turned out. I've been thinking about mounting a hood ornament on my truck only using a Lesney (Matchbox) Gladiator on top.
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