I’ve been running fairly regular, pulling trailer with it once and awhile, blowby seems to have improved some, but still not the best, has developed a fast tick, I ran overhead again, valve cover gaskets were new. Seems like possibly scored piston. I’m going to pull it down, new sleeves and...
The power steering could be done prior to the steering gear by cutting the shaft and installing a charlynn style in shaft hand pump they work quite well, I put one on one of my old two ton IH trucks and it works well, the disadvantage is losing your horn wire I will try and post pictures sometime
I’ve owned my 71 Deuce for about a month now, maybe a little bit longer but not much. I’ve put nearly 3000 miles on it including my 750 mile drive home with it. It has a lot of blowby, to the extent that I am continually battling with oil leaks (rear valve cover) to be the worst, now it’s...
I like the multi fuel it makes good power
Started right up this morning 15degrees no ether not plugged in but it’s got so much blow by
My thought being a fire truck it never got run and broke in after the engine was gone thru, 3000 miles in 32 years
I know it’s been talked about on here, but has anyone ever actually replaced the 478 Hercules with a DT 466.
The LDT465 in my deuce runs good, but has a lot of blowby, to the point I can’t keep the valve covers sealed. It’s a tead rebuild with about 4500 miles on it
My dad and I salvage and...
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