1983 Ford F-150 Overview

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Toughness Of A Mule, Power Of A Linebacker, & Loyality Of A Ol' Hound Dog! by Wayawatsi
 — Always started when nothing else would. always seemed to surprise folks with her power. Still looks great after all these years,just like the wife! If your considering a real truck, don't be afraid to... Read More
4b4+ 351c =one Tuff Stump Puller by goz
 — own aussie f 150 4b4 powered by a 351 clevland motor. simple and easy truck to maintain. drives pretty good for a truck off/onroad of this size. xlt twotone color scheme adds class to tuff looking tru... Read More
by Spencer
 — it was an ausome truck it had a high out put 302 sbf with a 650 dbl pumper elderbroke carb fourwheeldrive and it was a four on the floor i loved that truck to deat wish i never got rid of it Read More

1983 Ford F-150 Overview

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1983 Ford F-150

The 1983 Ford F-150 was the first of the line to be offered with a diesel engine (a 170-horsepower diesel V-8).  If you didn't need that much power, or the hassle of finding diesel in the city, you still had the choice of the Windsor V8 or a straight-6.

No significant changes were made in the design of the 83 Ford F150; the square-shouldered workhorse continued to be Ford's top-selling truck in the U.S. and around the world.  The 1983 Ford F150 came in XL, XLT, and XLT Lariat trims, with a variety of configurations including the extended cab supercab, as well as 2-door and 4-door setups.

The 83 Ford F-150 continued to be the choice of many a farm and ranch; the sturdy pickup also appealed to  four-wheelers looking for a solid off-road ride, and to anyone drawn by the model's record of rugged reliability.  Tuners still prize the 1983 F-150 for its muscle and its boxy linebacker shape.

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barberryhawk
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I have a 1983 f-150 pickup 4/4 straight shift short bed. The problem is this it will shut down as I am going to work or just riding. I have replaced the cap rotor button as they were completely worn ...

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DublH
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I Have A 83 F-150xlt Sb.no Motor In It But Have Engine 5.0h.o. 400hp Has Tr...

Engine in parts but parts are all new.From Summit Racing .Had together before neighbor sabbatoged it. So bought all new again and got sick. Need to sell it now. Whats a fair price?

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Awag7623
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I Have An 83 F150 I6 With A Four Speed Transmission, Will It Be Able To Dri...

I'm Transfering soon and have to go across country, but am a little timid about drive it at highway speeds for an extended period of time. Its the 4.9l I6 w/ 4speed with Granny first, seems to be over...

39 views with 2 answers (last answer 5 months ago)
Topfuel600
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What Does The 3 Wires Go To Under The Dash

Above the gas pedal there are 3 wires red,black, and tan with light green. 12gadge. Plug that goes into engine compartment ( 3 prong, black plug ) I know where that goes. Butt in the cab, ( the othe...

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BigJason2
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Does Anyone Know Where To Find A Donut Gasket? Its In The Exhuast System In...

I looked in stores still couldnt find it

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