mack88

Porch Pup
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About mack88

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    mack
  • Model
    R688st
  • Year
    1987

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  1. Met the fellow that owns that truck couple years ago at an auction sale he total redid that truck he said, hauls lumber from my area once in awhile.Nice rig.
  2. 008.jpg

    I bought it from my neighbour he retired from his business.
  3. 008.jpg

    Thank you.I would say as far as body close to when it came from factory very clean un touched truck.
  4. moving the cat.
  5. 87 Mack

    30 years old still runs nice everything works tight truck painted once just to cover company colors looked a lot of years for one been in my home town for bout 20 years i think.
  6. My 87 has a tick when its driven and warmed up. Not a constant tick, more of a hit and miss tick. Doesn't do it when it's cold. Thought it was my air conditioner but it's not. that oil is good steped on the clutch still there. Oil pressure is good. Could it be an injector going bad? Thinking if it was a valve, it would be a constant tick. Any ideas? Thanks
  7. black soot

    Lol i'm to old school and to old to spend 150k and i like the smoke.New is nice but my hands are dirty most of the time.
  8. black soot

    Don't think its turned up puff limiter was unhooked when i bought it hooked it up but not sure if its working yes it dos smoke when you step on it it is 30 years old with 1.3 kms. truck is all origanal pretty mitty truck
  9. black soot

    on my 87 mack 350 4v it blows black soot when i first start it and if i rev it up it blows out more just wondering what causes this.
  10. Throttle shaft

    On my 86 Mack, the throttle shaft moves in and out about 1/16 of an inch [governor lever]. Is there supposed to be spacer in there? Think this is part of engine flutter but also the hole is worn were the throttle lever attaches to the pump lever. Ordered a new one. Thanks
  11. puff eleminator

    It's not that the smoke bothered me but read up on oil could get deluted.The guy i bought the truck from owed it for the last 15 years and was just used to pull his equipment around not very many miles and regular oil changes was my neighbour.I was possibly looking at doing some highway hauling as of now i just haul my equipment locally , i average 7thou. miles a year.
  12. puff eleminator

    It is 350 E6 4 valve has 6100 hrs.
  13. puff eleminator

    Should of stated it has thirteen speed road ranger i was shifting at 1700 rpm. is that to low.
  14. puff eleminator

    Thank you
  15. puff eleminator

    Hooked up puff eleminator today it was unhooked when i bought the truck, noticed a good dercrease in power not much smoke tho not like before is that normal to lose power with it hooked up had more with it unhooked.