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by 69brightbluebronco
Mon Jan 25, 2010 9:37 am
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: interior questions
Replies: 16
Views: 9674

ok i havent been able to find it yet, but i am sure someone makes an underseat toolbox, though i think it is a fairly recent thing so your uncle probably made his, or found something the right size.
by 69brightbluebronco
Wed Jan 20, 2010 4:26 pm
Forum: Shootin' the Breeze
Topic: BRONCO STUFF
Replies: 8
Views: 4877

that main picture on his page was the bronco concept they released in 64 i believe. thats why it looks so funny.
by 69brightbluebronco
Wed Jan 20, 2010 4:23 pm
Forum: Shootin' the Breeze
Topic: Shooting the Breeze
Replies: 47
Views: 15367

im at school so that means parts collection mode...


that's a good and bad thing lol.
i got a used power brake booster and bracket, and some sheet metal that i needed too in the mail :)
by 69brightbluebronco
Tue Jan 19, 2010 11:28 am
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: Installing Door Posts
Replies: 17
Views: 21400

i agree probably early parts (66-67) mixed with later (68+)
by 69brightbluebronco
Sat Jan 16, 2010 10:18 pm
Forum: Drivetrain and Suspension
Topic: possible linkage problem, can anyone relate?
Replies: 8
Views: 2778

does it have a rear driveeshaft? when i bought mine it didnt for whatever reason, so 4 wheel was needed (front wheel) other then that probably not a linkage issue, if 4 works then 2 should as well....
i think
by 69brightbluebronco
Wed Jan 13, 2010 3:22 pm
Forum: Shootin' the Breeze
Topic: Pic’s & Info Please!!!!
Replies: 12
Views: 5581

33 BFG mud terrain KM
and i think i have 2.5 inch lift...
the people before say the coils were F150 but who knows, and i have some duff 2.5 inch leafs that are getting old.
by 69brightbluebronco
Thu Dec 24, 2009 12:09 am
Forum: Steering, Brakes, Wheels and Tires
Topic: emergency brake help
Replies: 4
Views: 5178

weld the panel, or weld in new floors...
probably not what you wanted to hear though
by 69brightbluebronco
Wed Dec 23, 2009 10:10 pm
Forum: Shootin' the Breeze
Topic: interesting fuel tank
Replies: 5
Views: 2033

interesting fuel tank

i dont think this is for an EB is it?
http://portland.craigslist.org/mlt/pts/1522798069.html

also looks like they are parting out those two EBs
hmm
by 69brightbluebronco
Mon Dec 07, 2009 2:25 pm
Forum: Shootin' the Breeze
Topic: Cold Air Louver
Replies: 27
Views: 6754

actually just get a roll of packing tape for a dollar, and coat all exposed card board with strips of packing tape, a couple times i tried making block offs for the vents on the hood, so that i would get less cold air leaking through the driver foot well vent, and the heater would be pulling hot eng...
by 69brightbluebronco
Mon Dec 07, 2009 12:30 pm
Forum: Shootin' the Breeze
Topic: Cold Air Louver
Replies: 27
Views: 6754

not bad, what about waterproofing?
by 69brightbluebronco
Wed Dec 02, 2009 6:10 pm
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: Replacement body mounts
Replies: 12
Views: 8230

i had to rebuild both mount son the 73, the body side, not the frame side. anyways its a long process take your time and make sure everything is square.
by 69brightbluebronco
Wed Dec 02, 2009 5:56 pm
Forum: Steering, Brakes, Wheels and Tires
Topic: Brake Lights again
Replies: 2
Views: 3081

yea start with unplugging and reconnecting all connectors that could relate, heck even ones you think cant relate, take the fuses out of the fuse box and look at them (i had this fancy tester thing that checks fuses, well it said the turn signal one was good so i went on trying to fix the signals, l...
by 69brightbluebronco
Mon Nov 30, 2009 11:19 am
Forum: Electrical and Auxiliary equipment
Topic: Red top optima battery problems
Replies: 33
Views: 33615

my bronco ran a cosco battery for 8 years! (not a sealed cell, just conventional) that was on the original charging system components, had to replace the battery a year ago or so, and did the 3G about the same time. i always shut the battery off when it will sit for 2 weeks or more though, maybe tha...
by 69brightbluebronco
Mon Nov 30, 2009 11:15 am
Forum: Steering, Brakes, Wheels and Tires
Topic: Help..Newby doesn't know what he's got...which conversion is this?
Replies: 4
Views: 4416

i agree those are jeep or scout hubs, on the dana 30, nothing else i have seen uses those., toyota is similar i think , but they never had the dana 30
by 69brightbluebronco
Thu Nov 19, 2009 10:29 am
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: 1 in body lift part II - need advise ASAP please
Replies: 11
Views: 7321

also to make things easier, put the sleeve in the tall bushing and then try to put the bushing between the frame and body, that should be easier
by 69brightbluebronco
Wed Nov 18, 2009 11:13 am
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: 1 in body lift part II - need advise ASAP please
Replies: 11
Views: 7321

yea i would try jacking it up higher, might have to undo some other bolts for the other mounts to get it up there, but i bet just jacking it up more, since you cannot insert the sleeve from the bottom.
by 69brightbluebronco
Tue Nov 17, 2009 12:30 pm
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: 1 in body lift part II - need advise ASAP please
Replies: 11
Views: 7321

hmmm i think i know what you mean, i will think about it some more though, maybe a picture or two would help, are those the only ones left?
by 69brightbluebronco
Sun Nov 15, 2009 12:06 pm
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: 1 in body lift part II - need advise ASAP please
Replies: 11
Views: 7321

hopefully you are putting the parts in the right way, i think i was a bit confused at the order at first so i will try to explain it, and hopefully thats it, otherwise i dont know either working from the floor pan down insert bolt with small flat washer, below the floor slide on tall bushing and its...
by 69brightbluebronco
Wed Nov 04, 2009 9:47 pm
Forum: Drivetrain and Suspension
Topic: Fluids
Replies: 5
Views: 2223

manual or auto?
you can use i think 50wt for manual tranny and tcase,
but i used gear oil, figured i would keep it the same in the tranny tcase and axles.
dont know how much though
by 69brightbluebronco
Wed Oct 28, 2009 9:27 pm
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: 1 inch body lift
Replies: 5
Views: 6257

pretty much nothing, you may want to send that kit back and get the wildhorses kit that is body mount/body lift combo
instead of buying separate kits which will be more money
by 69brightbluebronco
Sun Oct 25, 2009 10:02 am
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: Body bushing replacement
Replies: 9
Views: 8073

when you do the two, behind the driver and pass seats, make a custom little, piece of cardboard or ductape to cover the hole in the frame right below those bolts. it is conveniently the right size to eat, nuts, small bolts, washers, the metal sleeves that go in the bushings, wrenches, pens, small an...
by 69brightbluebronco
Fri Oct 23, 2009 10:13 am
Forum: Electrical and Auxiliary equipment
Topic: 3g alternator - best donor vehicle?
Replies: 17
Views: 14001

dont forget a large fuse or circuit breaker for the alternator, BCbroncos sells what you need, or you can find your own stuff locally, or on ebay
by 69brightbluebronco
Wed Oct 21, 2009 10:27 pm
Forum: Electrical and Auxiliary equipment
Topic: 3g alternator - best donor vehicle?
Replies: 17
Views: 14001

3G 130amp Donor Vehicles: (1994-95) Ford Mustang 5.0L (1994-00) Ford Mustang 3.8L (1994-97) Ford Thunderbird, Mercury Cougar 3.8L (1990-95) Ford Taurus, Mercury Sable 3.8L (1993-99) Ford Taurus, Mercury Sable 3.0L (1995-98) Ford Windstar 3.8L & 3.0L (1991-94) Lincoln Continental 3.8L (1992-97) Ford ...
by 69brightbluebronco
Sun Aug 16, 2009 8:57 pm
Forum: Electrical and Auxiliary equipment
Topic: 3G help please
Replies: 8
Views: 5674

yea thats a good step. see it wasnt too bad now was it? lol, it really makes alot more sense once you do the swap once, from there it is so easy, you wonder why everyone else hasnt done it i went to jump start the 91 cherokee i have the other day, it was totally dead, hooked the bronco to it, set th...
by 69brightbluebronco
Mon Aug 03, 2009 12:48 pm
Forum: Shootin' the Breeze
Topic: any one flat tow their rig?
Replies: 29
Views: 12616

thats not ours :)
though we need one that is taller. i have to take my lights off everytime i want in there
by 69brightbluebronco
Mon Aug 03, 2009 9:00 am
Forum: Shootin' the Breeze
Topic: any one flat tow their rig?
Replies: 29
Views: 12616

im sure a few of us can help push your rig back out to troy :)
by 69brightbluebronco
Sat Aug 01, 2009 9:24 pm
Forum: Drivetrain and Suspension
Topic: Intake gasket for 289?
Replies: 2
Views: 1166

just get the side gaskets, dont get the ones that go on the ends by the back of the engine and the distributor at the front, they are too hard to get to seal up, just us about 1/4 inch of orange high temp RTV instead. cant help you out with the side gaskets though, i have felpro and they are great, ...
by 69brightbluebronco
Fri Jul 31, 2009 11:48 am
Forum: Shootin' the Breeze
Topic: SOB Stripped
Replies: 74
Views: 30957

stan i have the image for the band aid name tag thing if youd like. ill attach it everyone could print their screen name on there that way we know who is who... ok well i tried to attach it and the max size is 256K thats kinda small, i have a 1.7MB version that would be better when printed im sure, ...
by 69brightbluebronco
Wed Jul 22, 2009 11:50 am
Forum: Electrical and Auxiliary equipment
Topic: turn signals stopped working
Replies: 30
Views: 19057

figured it out the other day, it was a bad connection at the fuse block, i took out the fuse and put in a new one, even though the old one passed visual inspection, and tested as continuous, (hence why i didnt try this sooner) and then all of a sudden they work fine what the heck there wasnt any cor...
by 69brightbluebronco
Mon Jul 20, 2009 9:29 pm
Forum: Shootin' the Breeze
Topic: Leaf springs
Replies: 10
Views: 3059

does six states also do springs? maybe not maybe just drivelines, but i would call them, they might know of a place...
by 69brightbluebronco
Sun Jul 19, 2009 7:17 pm
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: Alternate rear seats
Replies: 2
Views: 3547

the colt vista is a popular seat to swap in, i believe it is the 3rd row seat, i cant remember, anyways if you bolt it to the floor like mine it is kinda low, but then if you raise it up its a bit better, fairly comfy, and it is a 50/50 split, we are also putting a wrangler seat (YJ) into the back o...
by 69brightbluebronco
Fri Jul 17, 2009 2:11 pm
Forum: Electrical and Auxiliary equipment
Topic: turn signals stopped working
Replies: 30
Views: 19057

ok so this is cool... not got my new turn signal switch form toms, took longer then expected cuz fedex messed up grrrr. anyways its NOT the signal switch, when i plugged the new one in i got the same results :( what is going on here im going to try more flasher units but i dont think they are the pr...
by 69brightbluebronco
Tue Jul 14, 2009 12:32 pm
Forum: Electrical and Auxiliary equipment
Topic: New dash, new gauges, new glove box going in anything i need to know
Replies: 3
Views: 2317

only thing that is in the way behind the dash is the defroster duct, and that gets in the way of installing a stereo slightly, still can be done, so if you arent running a heater, then there shoudl be plenty of space, but if you have a heater and defrost ducts then there might be a bit less space be...
by 69brightbluebronco
Thu Jul 09, 2009 11:06 pm
Forum: Bodywork, Paint, Cages, Specs, OEM, Dash
Topic: SS Hood Prop
Replies: 3
Views: 2329

there is supposed to be a little tab that sticks out on the drivers side of the core support, it is on the same part the radiator mounts to.

see if you can find that, you have to kind of bend the prop in, but then it springs back when you take it out...
i dont know how to explain it.
by 69brightbluebronco
Thu Jul 09, 2009 9:12 pm
Forum: Electrical and Auxiliary equipment
Topic: turn signals stopped working
Replies: 30
Views: 19057

ok well i think it was the turn signal switch that went bad... i dont know 100% sure, but i am pretty sure that is it. anyways got one ordered from toms and i think that will be here saturday (happy bday present to me haha)
anyways hope that is it
cross your fingers.
by 69brightbluebronco
Thu Jul 09, 2009 9:28 am
Forum: Electrical and Auxiliary equipment
Topic: turn signals stopped working
Replies: 30
Views: 19057

i do still have that fuse box i shoudl take it out lol, and do a modern style box. we will see
im going to try to test the connector at the base of the column soon, it is getting annoying driving without signals grrr
by 69brightbluebronco
Wed Jul 08, 2009 9:05 am
Forum: Electrical and Auxiliary equipment
Topic: turn signals stopped working
Replies: 30
Views: 19057

doing more checking today, grounds seem good i inspected some of them ill look for more,
i will take apart the plug at the bottom of the column, and see what those wires have going on.
im leaning on the switch though but i wont make any assumptions yet (since its like a 50$ part)
by 69brightbluebronco
Mon Jul 06, 2009 10:02 pm
Forum: Electrical and Auxiliary equipment
Topic: turn signals stopped working
Replies: 30
Views: 19057

ok, tried more things, first i verified both the fuse for the signals and the hazard are in fact good also the front turn signals have good bulbs, i was hoping one burned out and the filiment had come to rest on the other causing a short, but no luck also tried another known good hazard switch, and ...
by 69brightbluebronco
Mon Jul 06, 2009 8:57 am
Forum: Electrical and Auxiliary equipment
Topic: turn signals stopped working
Replies: 30
Views: 19057

ok will check into the hazard switch, i hadnt gotten to that yet, we will be tackling it with more force today i have another switch i know is good that i can throw in, and i will check grounds at all locations of lights, and the dash, rust o the harness and fuse block is very minimal, and fuses are...