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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Ford F-150 Questions

Lee Kennedy

1983 Ford F150

truck wont crank just change the ignition no lights on inside will crank from cylinoide

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Margee Lovell-Bailey

Can I Put An 1992 Ford F150's 300 Straight 6 Motor (automatic Trans)in A 1...

Definitely have water in oil of the 1983, but it will run. I want to put the 1992 motor in the 1983ford. Will it work?

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When I Turn On Ignition, The Guages Do Not Work What Could Be The Problem

this truck had been sitting couple of years

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Eric Lewis

I Just Replaced My Ignition Switch On My 1983 Ford F150 And The Motor Crank...

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Would The Dimmer Switch Cuse The Head Lights To My 83 F150 From Working

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