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  1. spankybear

    I think my air compressor is cycling to much.

    You know looking at the air diagram I see the fan clutch is also on the wet circuit... Another clue is when I start the fan is on... but the two service tanks has some air in them. It maybe the cab ride height valve leaking. Are these rebuild-able?
  2. spankybear

    Rear window seal lock

    I have this tool in my tool box.... https://www.oreillyauto.com/detail/c/lisle/tools---equipment-16488/tools-23747/mechanics-tools-16816/misc--specialty-tools-17993/7dbe4e7f0b63/lisle-windshield-locking-strip-tool/lis0/47000
  3. spankybear

    Rear window seal lock

    Thanks!!!! I have been looking myself! and was wondering if any of these would be right. http://www.crlaurence.com/crlapps/showline/default.aspx?GroupID=20885&History=30587:19748:19783:20834:19783&pom=0
  4. spankybear

    I think my air compressor is cycling to much.

    It unloads the same when parked or driving. I also hear a noise when the compressor is building pressure but don't know if it normal or not. The tone changes when I turn the steering wheel... I have uber sensitive hearing and hear things most people can't. I know the power steering pump is on...
  5. spankybear

    I think my air compressor is cycling to much.

    When I drive down the road I hear the air dyer purging all of the time. About every 2 mins or so. I am in no way an expert on air systems on these trucks but let me tell you what I think I know. The air governor unloads the compressor when it get to the set pressure. That is PCHISS I hear from...
  6. spankybear

    FMTV Windshield Replacement

    I wished someone told me this was a job for a pro... The hardest part is getting the gasket on the glass... my thumbs still hurt... The TM recommends lube and I will say it helped. A LOT
  7. spankybear

    M1081 Injectors

    Oh and post picture of your truck... That one looks nice
  8. spankybear

    M1081 Injectors

    I find that cats smoke when they are cold and have been sitting for some time. I would get it warmed up and drive it for awhile... If you want to use diesel additive I would recommend Stanadyne Fuel Additives https://promo.parker.com/promotionsite/stanadyne-additives/us/en/home. They make...
  9. spankybear

    M1078 12V Power Supply - Best Location?

    Just remember to fuse whatever you are hooking up!
  10. spankybear

    Well, I done did it. Won a m1078. Need to get it home... In Wahington - any suggesti

    First oil change since I had it today... Rotella with a CAT filter!!! today's picture
  11. spankybear

    fan clutch solenoid mess

    but the wheel is too round :)
  12. spankybear

    fan clutch solenoid mess

    Just asking here... I know the fan freewheels with air applied. Dose the solenoid have to be on to apply air? Also you need to have the valve vent to allow the fan to come on. Is the fittings for the valve 1/4" or 3/8" I know the tubing it 1/4" That valve above should allow from all of the above.
  13. spankybear

    fan clutch solenoid mess

    I would have to do some research but this may work https://www.amazon.com/Baomain-Pneumatic-Solenoid-Internally-Electrical/dp/B01J3C1LWG/ref=sr_1_10?dchild=1&keywords=24v+solenoid+valve&qid=1616088295&sr=8-10 this maybe a better choice. It's smaller and only a 3 way to keep thing simple to...
  14. spankybear

    Crazy Thought? M1079 box on a M1082 trailer?

    If It's not too much trouble to look I would appreciate it.
  15. spankybear

    Crazy Thought? M1079 box on a M1082 trailer?

    I was thning about something like that but I think the axle is further aft than the M1101. If I built a camper right with more weight forward I should be fine
  16. spankybear

    Crazy Thought? M1079 box on a M1082 trailer?

    Well could it be done without much fuss?
  17. spankybear

    Crazy Thought? M1079 box on a M1082 trailer?

    Could it be done?
  18. spankybear

    3116 oil pan

    I know you said used but here are the part numbers for new The TM lists 146-7477 that according to the CAT web site is replaced by part number 191-6241. Maybe you can look in your area for used or NOS Here's one on ebay...
  19. spankybear

    testing the A2

    https://www.defensenews.com/land/2021/01/21/army-resumes-testing-for-latest-variant-of-its-family-of-medium-tactical-vehicles/
  20. spankybear

    FMTV pulls down a house

    yes the old mechaical wench on a 52 yo deuce would do it with out any hesitation. Just would be S L O W
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