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  1. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    Guys and gals... I'm in big trouble. I have a 1987 with the 4.9 straight six and a 4 speed Tremec 4 speed manual transmission. I bought this truck a couple years ago and have had electrical issues since day one. I bought it as a project truck and was able to do a bunch of work on it myself, but...
  2. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    Recently purchase a 1992 bronco that my Wife and Baby daughter will use as a fun vehicle, I have spent a tremendous amount of time trying to get it to run as it should and as best as it did the first time I drove it, It has a problem where it will operate decently until it gets warm when it does...
  3. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    Hello everyone! Just picked up my very first bronco. Just dealt with the headache of replacing all of the brake lines, the starter, starter solenoid and some other odds and ends. Now I’m left with I new problem seeking help. When driving after the vehicles getting warmer if I’m moving there is a...
  4. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    So i drained the old coolant cause it was some distilled water and some random import coolant i had laying around, so i drained it and put the new one, it actually idles better, don't know why. i also gave it more than when i first filled it, to the very top of the radiator, but........theres a...
  5. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    I have a 90’ EB that needs a complete dash replacement, but I can’t find anywhere that sells the actual pieces that I need, anyone know?
  6. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    So I’ve been reading all over this trying to figure out my problem. It shifts great manually but when I put it into drive it won’t shift into second until 3000 rpm and drops into gear hard. When I push the pedal to floor and it tries to downshift it just revs up and doesn’t drop down into gear...
  7. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    So my door lock buttons and my rear window key switch won’t work. I have checked voltage in the door lock buttons and the have 12 and 11.5 on the multimeter. I can’t find a spot to get a reading on my rear window. The fuse is not a clear one but I believe it was blown so I bought a new one and...
  8. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    Heres the situation, I recently replaced my fuel pump in a tank that has been sitting for 4 years, but I didn't get a chance to clean the tank I only siphoned the bad fuel and replaced it with fresh fuel. The truck has been running fine and I have been performing other maintenance on it. The...
  9. 1980-'96 Bronco Tech
    I’ve done wheel bearings, ball joints, tie rods twice, radius arm bushings, shocks and springs, steering box, and replaced rag joint with flaming river joint. My bronco started riding rough and the steering gets loose going over bumps and jerks a little and sometimes it gets tight turning around...
  10. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    So the seat belt retractor for the rear bench seat in my Bronco won't let the seat belt actually retract and stays in the locked position, the cover got knocked off years ago so here's what the retractor looks like. I can unlock it manually it just won't stay unlocked. Help would be greatly...
  11. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    okay as my user name implies, I have a 94 bronco with the 351 and recently while I was driving home she stopped going forward. When the problem started, peddle to the floor i was only getting 1500rpm and going about 30mph. Then it was doing 1500rpm and barely touching 1mph. Now in park, I touch...
  12. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    I am wanting to put a bigger cam in my 1996 bronco 5.8. Any recommendations on what cam i should put in? Besides the cam, is there anything else I should upgrade to insure that there will be no issues with it when it runs? Also should I get it tuned after I install it? Any feedback is really...
  13. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    Alright guys and gals, I have a confession, well not as much a confession as a bug duh. When I bought this truck I knew absolutely nothing about vehicles or my bronco for that matter. I just always thought they were cool and I wanted to learn how to work on them. After a over a year of having...
  14. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    Tachometer does this while cold, and acts floppy/laggy when warm. Rev the car and the tach responds but not accurate whatsoever Yall think its a short, bad gauge, or something else? also yes I know I need a new bulb
  15. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    I own this 89 Bronco and the passenger side headlight brush guard has taken a beating. Ill get some better pictures but it's pretty mangled. I can't find a replacement or even the same style brush guard ANYWHERE Anybody have any advice on finding a replacement?
  16. 1980-'96 Bronco Tech
    So I'm still new here and am figuring everything out. I have a '95 XLT and my temp gauge reads cold no matter how long I drive. I have replaced the thermostat and it is in the correct direction and I also replaced the temperature sender. The top radiator hose does get hot so I know that I'm...
  17. 1980-'96 Bronco Tech
    1995 XLT 5.0L I have already replaced the temperature sender and the thermostat and my temperature gauge stills reads cold. The gauge itself works properly because when I ground the wire it reads hot and when open it reads cold. However, when I have the engine warmed up, the top rad hose is...
  18. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    Some things happened the other day with the Bronco that I haven't had happen to me before. I have a a straight 6 motor with a 4 speed manual transmission on an 87' bronco. I have owned it for about a year and have been working on it slowly to bring it back to life. I'm a beginner when it comes...
  19. Noobie Bronco Tech Questions. Flame free zone!
    Hi guys I’m new to the forum as well as broncos wheeling and just about all of it. I sold my truck a few days ago to get something I could take Offroad. I have always thought broncos were awesome ever since I was little. I finally found one in decent looking shape. That is in my price range. I...
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