Another member of the More Money than Brains Club.
My ride is now valued at $1060: $500 for each parking lamp plus 20 gallons of gas.
I'm going to suggest three alternatives to finding and purchasing replacement pieces.
1. Remove the ones you have and go without. You might grow...
On Ebay for mucho dinero:
"...MIGHT BE THE ONLY ONE IN THE WORLD..."
I sure hope so.
and the Driver:
It's a DORF!
The MPC indicates that all Rancheros 73-79 had the Ford pump.
Gates 28092, available at O'Reilly. You can paint it black for the original look.
Pull up carpet on both sides, front and rear, to check floors for rust by sight and sound. Also lift screens (under wipers) to check cowl.
No, the alternator belt does not drive the water pump, and the OP stated that there is no smog pump.
On 351W (302 should be same):
Front belt: AC idler pulley and compressor clutch
Middle belt: alternator
Rear belt: water pump and power steering pump
If I were you, I would roadie up to NC and pick this carcass. Should be able to get enough other salable parts to cover all your costs and make a...
X2 on gravity bleed. Simple and effective.
You didn't add in Harold Sakata (Oddjob) and his iron derby - probably another 300+ lbs.
Absolutely wrong, at least for 77-79. Each rear bumper guard requires three holes - two on the rear surface and one on the top surface. None of...
T-shaped, not L-shaped.
+12V = Light Blue with White stripe = vertical of "T"
-12V = Black = horizontal of "T"
Brake lights have a dedicated fuse...
Ford used to provide a "History 999 Report" for free upon request, but several years ago started charging a fee for it. In addition to the VIN...
We have all seen many nice rides with detailed engine compartments, but with a rusty master cylinder like yours. Absolutely no reason for that...
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