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by JimG
Fri Aug 21, 2020 4:36 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Water Pump Question
Replies: 2
Views: 69

Water Pump Question

Just got a new Motorcraft waterpump for the XR, noticed that the vent hole is on the bottom, the current pump ( not original) is on the top. Does it matter?
by JimG
Mon Aug 17, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Diff Cover Bolts
Replies: 18
Views: 275

Re: Diff Cover Bolts

Found them in three types at Mcmaster Carr mcmastercarr.com
by JimG
Sun Aug 16, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Diff Cover Bolts
Replies: 18
Views: 275

Re: Diff Cover Bolts

Thanks all for the info! John where did you find the socket head bolts with a shank?
by JimG
Wed Aug 12, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: Classifieds - XR4Ti
Topic: T-5 shifter w/ Triax lever
Replies: 4
Views: 261

Re: T-5 shifter w/ Triax lever

Sold!
by JimG
Mon Aug 10, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Diff Cover Bolts
Replies: 18
Views: 275

Diff Cover Bolts

Has anyone replace the stock cover Torx bolts with something easier to work with? If so what did you use and what size were they?
by JimG
Mon Aug 10, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: Classifieds - XR4Ti
Topic: WTB - Narrow Body T5 Transmission cross member
Replies: 2
Views: 147

Re: WTB - Narrow Body T5 Transmission cross member

Have you checked with Rapido? 541-544-3333 or Russ Harness on facebook
by JimG
Mon Jul 13, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: Classifieds - XR4Ti
Topic: T-5 shifter w/ Triax lever
Replies: 4
Views: 261

Re: T-5 shifter w/ Triax lever

Yes the shifter is very new stock T-5, just the handle is Triax
by JimG
Mon Jul 13, 2020 2:20 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Manual trans into auto xr
Replies: 123
Views: 17028

Re: Manual trans into auto xr

Here are a couple of pics of my install with a MGW shifter for reference
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by JimG
Mon Jul 13, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: Classifieds - XR4Ti
Topic: T-5 shifter w/ Triax lever
Replies: 4
Views: 261

T-5 shifter w/ Triax lever

Like new, very few miles, puts shifter in the right place for easy use. $35 + shipping from VA
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by JimG
Wed Jul 01, 2020 3:50 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Manual trans into auto xr
Replies: 123
Views: 17028

Re: Manual trans into auto xr

Looking at your pic again, I feel that you do not have a "direct Pull" bellhousing but the much more common one that uses a "dogbone" cable ( short about three inches) betwwen the clutch arm and the linkage pivot. If that is true I caution you that the dogbone cable is the weak l...
by JimG
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Manual trans into auto xr
Replies: 123
Views: 17028

Re: Manual trans into auto xr

Did your car have a "stiffening bar" between the subframe near the sway bar?
by JimG
Wed Jun 17, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Rapido Open?
Replies: 2
Views: 370

Re: Rapido Open?

You can contatc Russ Harness via facebook, he will respond
by JimG
Wed Jun 17, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: The best-laid schemes o' mice an' men Gang aft agley
Replies: 11
Views: 842

Re: The best-laid schemes o' mice an' men Gang aft agley

Not easy to see, as for "tight" the other prongs will keep it in the socket secure. The prongs in question are the two that handle the voltage to the fuel pump.
by JimG
Wed Jun 17, 2020 1:21 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: The best-laid schemes o' mice an' men Gang aft agley
Replies: 11
Views: 842

Re: The best-laid schemes o' mice an' men Gang aft agley

What happens with the fuel pump relay is that the surrounding plastic like materials melts slightly from the heat generated by the electricl current through the pump contacts, this allows the socket contacts to slightly move away from from the relay prongs when hot, shutting off power to the fuel pu...
by JimG
Tue Jun 16, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: XR4Ti
Topic: Brake Job – Booster/Master Cylinder Upgrade
Replies: 9
Views: 1930

Re: Brake Job – Booster/Master Cylinder Upgrade

Did you use your original rod or the one that came with the new BB?