I start cutting on a 69 grille opening it up a little to see what billet inserts would look like. New hubcaps and wheel covers were added. All body items including soft trim which were previously offered for service and no longer appear in the Dealer's Price List or in an O. A V-8 emblem was used on the upper grille support on trucks that were so equipped. The Night model and the 4.
Also new were lubed-for-life ball joints and adjustable camber. Standard features included, chrome front bumpers and bright door mounted mirrors. To report problems or provide comments or suggestions, please. Determine type of unit, size axle and type hubs before ordering parts. The 67-72 Ford Truck generation saw yet another restyle. Please Note: We are unable to ship cab shells. Trucks equipped with the Ranger dress-up package are identified with a Ranger emblem.
The rear window was larger. An all black Night model was offered with aluminum deep dish wheels and a handling package. It is the first installment in a series of 2012-model-year product apps available free through the Apple Store. Section 70 is the section for manual transmissions, A70 is for automatics. The revised grille had only three vertical bars and the Ford script in an oval emblem in its center. New aerodynamic impact resistant headlights with easy to install halogen bulbs replaced the old inset sealed beam style.
Each turn signal housing has it's own ground wire as it should. They also added the popular Ranger edition trim package as well. The most noticeable feature was the Styleside pickup box, which had slab sides that blended in with the sides of the cab. I'm really toying with the idea of trying to do some metal work on the front end of my truck to build a custom front end that will not distract the classic lines. When fitted with the optional 302ci V8 engine, bucket seats and a 3. Please look at my other items for sale.
Also new was twin beam independent front suspension, replacing the former rigid axle. . This includes insurance for purchase price and a custom made box for shipping. Rather than softening the squarish styling of 1979 and earlier models, Ford's 1980 and newer full sized trucks have an even crispier look, seen most prominently in the angled corner at the rear of the cab as well as a similarly angled opening at the rear of the doors. Wouldn't it be nice to see a phatom grille for our trucks??? The headlight retaining rings were also cleaned then polished. New options included front stabilizer bar, quicker power steering system and heavy-duty shocks.
I remember an episode on Biker Buildoff where an Aussie was making the whole bike out of aluminum or something. The Eddie Bauer Trim package was offered and a 4,000 lb. Two vertical bars on the grille replaced the three- bar style used since 1982. District Code Boston 11 New York 13 Newark 15 Philadelphia 16 Washington 17 Atlanta 21 Charlotte 22 Jacksonville 24 Richmond 25 Cincinnati 27 Louisville 28 Cleveland 32 Detroit 33 Indianapolis 34 Lansing 35 District Code Buffalo 37 Pittsburgh 38 Chicago 41 Fargo 42 Milwaukee 43 Twin Cities 44 Davenport 45 Denver 51 Des Moines 52 Kansas City 53 Omaha 54 St. Inside Ford improved the armrests, changed to safety window cranks and redesigned the heater controls. Two vertical bars on the grille replaced the three bar style used since 1982. From the factory, the warranty tag was located on the outer face of the driver's door.
They must be picked up in person to avoid freight damage. Sales of the F-Series Pickups gave that model the number one sales rank among all cars sold in the U. A Custom Cab emblem was located on each door. Side nameplates were redesigned, and the fuel filler door was now rectangular and flush with the body side. Convenience options included a headlight-on warning buzzer. All brand names and product names used on this website are trade names, service marks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.
Base engine was 200ci version of the inline six, and the 302ci V8 was optional. December 9, 2005 Ok, I love my 72 F100 even know I robbed a 69 Ranger grille off my parts truck. The bed used a hardwood floor instead of the previous all metal floor. The 1978-79 models are identical insofar as equipment goes. In addition, the front fender braces were deleted. There were several use-specific special editions such as the Camper Special, Explorer special, Contractor's special, Farm and Ranch Special and Heavy Duty Special. It was replaced by the Ford oval in the center of the revised, rectangular slots theme grille.
Also, wouldn't it be nice to have a nice custom grille? The four speed transmission was brought back as an option. The front bumper was redesigned. Got to get back to the drawing board, shoot me your ideas. New is a different steering gear mechanism. Be sure to check to ensure the V. The last six digits indicate the production sequence. Foreign Special Order or L.