There is probably a belt tensioner that the belt runs around. To release the tension, the pulley must be pushed or pulled the opposite direction that the belt is pushing on it. Or, there should be an adjustment for the Power Steering pump that can be loosened. You might start there.
1983 was the last year ford made the f100.
yes they both have ford 5.4.5
Ir is rare for sure. How rare is hard to say, but this is not your common 1976 Ford F100.
A 1978 Ford F100 Custom 1/2 ton pickup LWB with no AC sold new for $5179.
235/75/15 is the size on my 1966 f100
Great site for that. http://www.fordification.com/bodybuilder70.htm Has dmensions for all the variations.
If it has a carb. on the inlet fuel line to carb.
do you want to sale the truck is a i1983 ford f100?i am in NJ so if your to far then i wouldn't want it but write back if you want to sale it.
its the same as replacing the the pads on a 05 ford f100
My guess would be your alternator is going bad. better get it checked out pronto.
locate a transmission shop and make an appointment