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Old 09-23-2011, 04:40 PM
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Blue spring installed!

Installed my blue spring today. I must say that I noticed a definite improvement in throttle response. It was real easy and I wouldn't have even known the difference in springs if I didn't do the upgrade. When I installed it I skipped the step of taking of the secondary fuel filter housing cap and draining the fuel from it.. I unscrewed the side cover to get access to the spring, stuffed some rags under the housing and pulled the spring w/ brass cup and had some fuel leak out...not even enough to drain through the rags though. All in all took about 30-45 mins in the blazing Georgia heat. Very happy with the upgrade and the truck seems to run so much better. Thanks to all the guys who have done the write-ups because I read over them multiple times to make sure I had the process down pat.

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Old 09-23-2011, 04:57 PM
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it's definitely one of those things everyone should do
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Old 09-23-2011, 05:06 PM
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Here's a question for you Sinner, since you're here. I bought the full kit from Tousley Ford, is it a big deal that I left the puppet valve that was already in there and the stock cover on? I looked at them as close as I could and searched around and couldn't find a reason that made me feel I should have to replace it...
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Old 09-23-2011, 06:16 PM
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If I have new, it gets it...................
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Old 09-23-2011, 06:37 PM
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Nah I wouldn't worry about it, I doubt it's really a wear item
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Old 09-24-2011, 05:35 AM
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I was just bein lazy cause it was hot as the devils backside out. Never hurts to have spare parts. Thanks
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