How to Remove Tappets From a Ford 289?

Answer The sole purpose of an engine's tappets is to connect the lobes of the camshaft to the pushrods. Removing the tappets on many engines can be an extremely complicated and time-consuming job. However... Read More »

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How to Adjust 1955 Chevrolet Six-Cylinder Valve Tappets?

A General Motors 235 engine is often called a "Straight-6" because it has six cylinders configured in a straight line from front to back. The 1955 235 traces it origins back more than a quarter-cen... Read More »

How to Remove the Headrest from a Ford F-150?

Ford F-150 headrests serve two purposes: The first is to give you a place to rest your head, as the name implies. The other is a safety feature. In the event of an accident, the headrest prevents y... Read More »

How to Remove the Alternator From an '03 Ford F-350?

A 2003 Ford F-350 is designed to haul big loads and carry lots of cargo. Like any other truck, though, it relies on an alternator to generate electricity to supply the battery and electrical system... Read More »

How to Remove a Radio From a Ford LTD?

Replacing your factory radio with a new aftermarket receiver is an excellent way to enjoy better sound and more features, even in an older car, like the Ford LTD. The first, essential step in this ... Read More »