48 Ford F1 Pickup
Price: - Item location: Percy, Illinois, United States
- Condition: Used
- Make: Ford
- Model: Other Pickups
- SubModel: F1
- Type: Standard Cab Pickup
- Trim: Cloth Interior
- Year: 1948
- Mileage: 2,200
- VIN: 87HY26916
- Color: Blue
- Engine size: 5.0
- Number of cylinders: 8
- Transmission: Manual
- Drive type: RWD
- Interior color: Gray
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
1948 Ford Other Pickups F11948 Ford F1 pickup: Ok here is the deal with this truck. If you are looking for an honestly great F1 Ford you really need to take a close look at this truck. The cab is a rust free cab and is as structurally sound as it was when it was new. The fenders and running boards are premium fiberglass which is very thick. These panels do not have any fiberglass waves or wrinkles as many fiberglass panels do yet saving weight. Bottom side of fenders are lined so you do not have to worry about rocks spidering the outside finish. The hood and bed are steel as the cab is and rust free also. Paint is high quality with no issues, o chips, racks or etc as you can see in the detailed photos. All stainless chrome isoriginal and has been polished to an outstanding luster. The interior seats are cloth power on the drivers and manual on the passenger side. Carpet is new premium quality as everything else on and in the truck is also. All lamps are new which included high intensity headlamps and turn signals. Instrumentation is Dakota digital which is amazing, ew professionalwiring complete from headlamps to tail lamps.
MECHANICAL: Engine is 1992 Mustang 5.0 HO backed up with 4 speed transmission, ollowed with Ford 8.8 traction lock rear end with TA performance support cover. Complete fuel system is new from new gas tank, lectric fuel pump, uel lines, ilters and new 600Holleycarburetor. Stainless steel Shelby TRI-Y headers, obra ovalair cleaner, ord racing valve covers, erformance plug wires, lug wire covers, erpentinepulley system with P/S, luminum high volume radiator with aluminum overflow. Aluminum dual exhaust with stainless side tips deliver an outstanding sound yet still quite inside.
SUSPENSION: Front suspension is second generation Firebird. Z28 1 1/4" anti sway bar, ully adjustable tube upper control arms and lower tube control arms with coil over adjustable springs. New steering components including new gear box. Steering is tight and turns corners like a sports car.
BRAKES: Front brakes are Pontiac Firebird power disc brakes, orvette master cylinder and booster, ith remote fillerreservoir and Cadillac Eldorado rear disc brakes. Parking brake lever is mounted between seats and works great. Brakes will stop as well as most anything on the road today.
WHEELS/TIRES: Front wheels are 7"X18" chrome Foose five spoke with 225/45/ZR 18" street tires. Rear wheels are 9"X18" chrome Foose five spoke with 275/40/ZR 18" street tires.
IN ADDITION: This truck can be shown or driven anywhere you desire with no concern to mechanical problems. Solid in every way and drives perfect. This truck runs very respectable but is not a race truck, et strong. I desired dependability more than speed. I am 61 years of age and simply want it to go to a good home. If you have any questions please feel free to contact me with any concerns you may have. One option I chose not to install on the truck was A/C but if the new owner desires it can be installed very easily. Again I assure you this truck is for real and is not patched up junk.. 618-443-8055