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1973-1979 Ford Truck Series Codes

 
Series Codes
The first three digits of the warranty or vehicle vehicle identification number indicate the truck series.

SOURCE: 1973-1979 Ford Truck Master Parts Catalog - Oct. 1979

Code Year Description
F10 '73-'79 2 wheel drive pickup (F100)
F11 '73-'76 4 wheel drive pickup (F100)
F14 '77-'79 4 wheel drive pickup (F150) [NOTE 1]
F15 '75-'79 2 wheel drive pickup (F150)
F16 '77-'79 4-wheel drive Chassis and cab (F150)
F17 '73-'79 2 wheel drive Chassis and cab (F100)
F18 '73-'76 4 wheel drive Chassis and cab (F100)
F19 '75-'79 2 wheel drive Chassis and cab (F150)
F25 '73-'79 2 wheel drive pickup (F250)
F26 '73-'79 4 wheel drive pickup (F250)
F27 '73-'79 2 wheel drive Chassis and cab (F250)
F28 '73-'79 4 wheel drive Chassis and cab (F250)
F35 '73-'79 2 wheel drive Pickup (F350)
F36 '79 4 wheel drive pickup (F350)
F37 '73-'79 2 wheel drive Chassis and cab (F350)
F38 '79 4 wheel drive Chassis and cab (F350)
X10 '77-'79 2 wheel drive pickup (F100 Super Cab)
X14 '78-'79 4 wheel drive pickup (F100 Super Cab)
X15 '77-'79 2 wheel drive pickup (F150 Super Cab)
X16 '78-'79 4 wheel drive pickup (F150 Super Cab)
X17 '77-'79 2 wheel drive Chassis and cab (F100 Super Cab)
X19 '77-'79 2 wheel drive Chassis and cab (F250 Super Cab)
X25 '77-'79 2 wheel drive pickup (F250 Super Cab)
X26 '78-'79 4 wheel drive pickup (F250 Super Cab)
X27 '77-'79 2 wheel drive Chassis and cab (F250 Super Cab)
X28 '78-'79 4 wheel drive Chassis and cab (F250 Super Cab)
X35 '77-'79 2 wheel drive pickup (F350 Super Cab)
X36 '79 4 wheel drive pickup (F350 Super Cab)
X37 '77-'79 2 wheel drive Chassis and cab (F350 Super Cab)
X38 '79 4 wheel drive Chassis and cab (F350 Super Cab)

[NOTE 1] For some reason, Ford neglected to include the '76 F150 4x4 from this listing in the MPC. However, the first three digits of a 1976 F150 4WD are 'F14', just like the '77-'79 F150 4x4s.

 

 
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