Country Squire 32 4 dr. This beautiful 1963 Sprint Hardtop is own by Neil Lenard from California. The Futura and Sprint models share the same spear on the front fenders and the same side trim on the remainder of the car. We recommend you review the vehicle's log looks and service history in conjunction with the CarHistory report to determine the accuracy of the vehicle's odometer reading. Hardtop Bucket seat 68 2 dr. This vehicle is listed on the register we keep on this website.
You should not rely on this guide to make any purchasing decision and we make no representation that all information is accurate. The latter represents the actual ship date. The engine number was stamped on the front of the block above the fuel pump and was stamped as follows. The letters A, B and T correspond to the limousine with a 5, 3 and 2 doors. However, the trim on a Futura model is painted either black or white, and not painted on a Sprint. A prospective buyer should ask a seller for any written documentation that could document the authenticity of the car. In the engine compartment, more visual clues exist for the Sprint model.
My next article will discuss the identification of 64 Sprints. The model number is located on the foremost data plate in the engine bay passenger side inner mudguard. All Sprints had F-A-L-C-O-N block letters across the rear portion of the car. Please note, all documentation placed here is not owned by Classic Register, and is for historical reference and educational purposes only. Please follow us on to support the continued production and maintenance of these guides.
All trademarks, trade names, service marks, product names and logos appearing on the site are the property of their respective owners. However, only one engine was available in the 1963 Sprint, and that engine was the 260 V-8. First of all there were three different transmissions available on the Sprint models. Convertible B ucket seats 76 6 Pass. All Falcon's originally had the same engine number as the number stamped on the passenger side shocker tower when they left the fa ctory. Convertible Bench seat 62 4 dr.
Thunderbird codes are 81, 83, 85 and 87. Find all the latest facts, figures and based on year, make and model. Plants are A-Atlanta, Georgia; Oakville, Ontario, Canada; D-Dallas, Texas; E-Mahwah, New Jersey; F-Dearborn, Michigan; G-Chicago, Illinois; H-Lorian, Ohio; J-Los Angeles, California; K-Kansas City, Kansas; L-Long Beach, California; N-Norfolk, Virginia; P-Twin Cities, Minnesota; R-San Jose, California; S-Pilot Plant; T-Metuchen, New Jersey; U-Louisville, Kentucky; W-Wayne, Michigan; Y-Wixom, Michigan; and Z-St. By joining our free community you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members, respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features without post based advertising banners. This photo was taken by Ray at a recent cruise to the Presidio in San Francsisco. Sedan Bench seat 66 2 dr. Sedan Falcon Station Wagon 64 4 dr.
Read the third and fourth characters, which represent the Ford makes and body style. Country Sedan 29 Sedan Delivery 74 9 Pass. For Sprint and Futura Convertibles, they share the 15 series number. Custom Mustang Ford Custom 500 07 2 dr. The last five numbers are purely a serial number of the car to specifically identify it.
In the images we have included an example of the type of letter Ford can provide you with, which will confirm 'Option 54 - European Sports Pack'. How does Vehicle Buyback Insurance work? Convertible Bucket seats Fairlane 500 Ranch Wagons 41 2 dr. Tinted glass was an option on the Falcon as per Option 40 noted above. In short, be aware that the 1963 Sprint Hardtops and Convertibles shared the same series and model identification numbers as their Futura brethren. Early Falcon's till 1971 had a dual numbering system. There are distinctive S-P-R-I-N-T emblems located on the pillars of the car. This number contains vital information about the car, such as its manufacturer, year of production, the plant it was produced in, type of engine, model and more.
Additional sources of information regarding safety of transportation can be found here: Rating: 4. You'll be given a free decoder report. All the information about the is encrypted in the including the model name, the equipment and even the body color. Convertible 26 Squire Station Wagons 27 Ranchero 72 6-Pass. Fastback Bucket seats 44 2 dr. On the vertical flange edge up against the gearbox, you will see a rectangular flat section on which the number is stamped. To get the most from the Ford truck , you should first on the body of the car.
Sedan Bench seats 63 2 dr. These had black covers labelled with Marchal logos and text. Do not forget to read about. The first three symbols identify the manufacturer of the car. Ranch Wagon 81 2 dr. You should always seek independent professional advice when looking to purchase a unique car.