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#1 KennyP ONLINE  

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Posted June 17, 2013 - 06:04 PM

Howdy folks from Collinsville, OK. I finally got internet just a few minutes ago. Now to see what you all have been up to!

Sad news! Blowed the Ford engine. rod broke! But it didn't lock up or break the block. Should be rebuildable!


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Posted June 17, 2013 - 06:07 PM

Welcome back!!!
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Posted June 17, 2013 - 06:10 PM

Hey Kenny welcome back.Glad your getting settled in.

 

Sounds like it's time for a diesel repower in the ford? :rolling:


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Posted June 17, 2013 - 06:21 PM

Welcome back Kenny... We missed you



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Posted June 17, 2013 - 06:22 PM

Welcome back!!!

Pat, hows the wife doing?


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Posted June 17, 2013 - 06:27 PM

Kenny?  Kenny who?!! :poke:


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Posted June 17, 2013 - 06:38 PM

Pat, hows the wife doing?


She's doing better, still not able to get out of bed without help.
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Posted June 17, 2013 - 06:47 PM

Welcome back Kenny!  Sorry to hear about the Ford!  Got some more bad news for ya, it's your turn to clean Cat's litter box. 

 

See nothing has changed! :rolling:


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Posted June 17, 2013 - 06:48 PM

Hi Kenny! :wave:


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Posted June 17, 2013 - 07:03 PM

Welcome back!! :dancingbanana: sorry to hear about engine


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Posted June 17, 2013 - 07:04 PM

Welcome back!! :wave:

 

 

 

 

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Posted June 17, 2013 - 07:14 PM

I'm very glad you are back Kenny.  I missed you.  I'm glad you are all set up there.  Too bad about the ford.  I hope you can salvage it.


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Posted June 17, 2013 - 07:19 PM

I think the engine is rebuildable. It just started to bog down while mowing, made a small "skreech", small clunk, and the crank slowly spun to a stop.



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Posted June 17, 2013 - 07:22 PM

I think the engine is rebuildable. It just started to bog down while mowing, made a small "skreech", small clunk, and the crank slowly spun to a stop.

 

Sounds like what my Allis 416 did a few years ago, except my rod didn't let go.  Turned out that I could tell the rod's oil dipper broke first, then seized the rod for lack of lube.  Just used muriatic acid to eat the aluminum off the crank journal, emery clothed the journal, new rod, and back in business.


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Posted June 17, 2013 - 07:27 PM

Howdy folks from Collinsville, OK. I finally got internet just a few minutes ago.

 

KennyP, welcome to GTTalk! You just joined the best GT forum on the web, and we're happy to have you here. Click on the link for member map and add yourself to the herd. Click on the link in your sig for picture help, because we love pics!!!!!!!

 

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