What you are describing is that your wipers do not park properly. This is controlled by a park switch on the wiper motor. Remove the white cover...
72GTVA has it covered very well. I'll just add that it's always a good idea to disconnect the negative terminal from the battery before starting...
The overall length is just under 1 1/4" (see photo with caliper below). I haven't seen any for the smaller size fuses.
Bought some 5 or 6 years ago with the idea that I would swap them in when a glass fuse blew. No fuses have blown since then.
Two ways to remove seats:
Use a gear wrench (9/16") with a flex head to remove the bolts/nuts. The flex head allows you to match the angle of the...
I purchased the kit from Mustang Market (now $400 on Ebay) several years ago. It is good quality.
My original seats did not have headrests. I...
You can get a quartz conversion kit from Instrument Services Inc:
The kit I used for my 78 was...
D2GY-15A201-D (Right side is -C).
You can get 10 Auveco repros on Ebay for $21:
If you PM your address, I will send you...
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.
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