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Old 09-02-2013   #1
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hello every body im new here here i just brought my 1st truck a few weeks back and as i was doing some home work on it i came across this site so i signed up
i got me an 1987 f150 302 5.0 super cab from a buddy of mine for 400$ cash ..
as far as i know the rear upper shock mount is broke on one side the valve cover gaskets was blown and the brake line going to the rear axle was busted

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theres the pics i took of it so far
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two weeks ago me and my buddy ripped the motor apart and replaced the valve cover and the air intake gaskets i also sanded and painted it green
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over this weekend i replaced the busted brake line going to the rear axle and the master cylinder also did an oil change after i got everything together thinking i could drive it it started smoking like crazy so i now believe i got a blown head gasket
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Hi Dan! Welcome to the F150-Forums. If the smoke coming from the exhaust pipe is white, then you probably have a blown head gasket and check the oil for glycol/water. If the smoke is blue or blackish do a compression test, which would indicated worn or damaged rings and or valves.
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Nice work. Could not find pics of it on your fb page. Could you directly post them here? Thanks!
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