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  1. NDT

    Help identifying...?

    The Christmas lights and the Red Cross are previous owner add ons and I’m not talking about Uncle.
  2. NDT

    1964 USMC M38A1

    Welcome. Without a doubt Kaiser built these A1s from scratch. At the time, CJ-5s were being churned out in Toledo so the minor tooling changes needed for A1s would have been easy. Rebuilds were almost never done on manufacturer’s assembly lines.
  3. NDT

    Need help with the evolution of 5 ton trucks.

    My 10 cents: skip the ancient 5 tons for cross-United States adventures. Get a MTVR from California.
  4. NDT

    1952 M135

    She’s a beauty! Love mine, drove it everywhere back in the day.
  5. NDT

    2000 M1088A1 w/3126 no start

    I would grab my voltmeter and soldier b and have them press the start button while I measure for voltage present at the starter solenoid and relay.
  6. NDT

    M1161/ M1161 Drive axles

    What does that cross into, like a 4x4 Explorer?
  7. NDT

    Educate me on the dump...the M929 / M930

    The mil dumps are well suited to hauling stumps and brush with the tailgate configured in the rocker mode.
  8. NDT

    OIL PUMP REMOVAL L134

    Sure no problem to pull it with fender on. Watch your distributor timing, it requires the gear go back clocked the same way.
  9. NDT

    Looking for salvage yards around Houston Tx

    Very much so, better than ever, even have an ebay store now. Not open on weekends. New Boston is also home to the Feltz tire empire.
  10. NDT

    Metric or SAE

    Its a mix. You will need both.
  11. NDT

    M1008 HARD CRANKING

    Carefully touch each electrical connection between the batteries and starter after prolonged cranking, the one that burns your finger is causing the slow cranking. If none are found your starter may be dying.
  12. NDT

    M939A1 Axle rating

    The axle ratings and the truck GVWR are two different things. The truck is rated to carry 10 tons. See the data plate on the dash.
  13. NDT

    M939A1 Axle rating

    Tandem rating 44,000
  14. NDT

    Replacing the CV Axles

    Try a really long box end wrench.
  15. NDT

    PA M38? for sale

    Original military arctic enclosure on it.
  16. NDT

    1952 M35 Gasser ignition?

    Yes the resistor reduces 24 to 12 volts. With the ignitor cover off, stick a solid wire core ignition wire into the coil tower and crank, this will remove the cap and wires from the equation for diagnostics.
  17. NDT

    1952 M-44 Studebaker Deuce questions

    Your VIN is the same as the mfg serial number M14479 which will also be stamped in the frame by the left front spring shackle. Go to your DMV and have them run the number. If it comes back with no data, ask them the process for lost title.
  18. NDT

    Titling / ID issues

    I looked, your s/n is not there but it appears the change from 1964 to 1965 happened around s/n 10600 so you have a 1964 which was a great year to be born in.
  19. NDT

    Titling / ID issues

    Your son probably got it exactly right. Check Carnac’s new VIN thread, your s/n might be in there.
  20. NDT

    M809 Power Steering Pump Spewing Fluid via Vent

    This happens due to air getting sucked into the system in return lines that have pinhole leaks that don’t drip for some reason.
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