The poster formally known as 96DXCivic
The poster formally known as 96DXCivic SuperDork
11/20/10 6:57 p.m.

So I was wondering what was different in a normal '73-'79 F100 and one with the Ranger package?

Mikey52_1
Mikey52_1 HalfDork
11/20/10 7:51 p.m.

Originally, I think it was just a trim package. A '79 F150 4x4 I had, had a few of the pieces (steering wheel, seat trim, floor mats), but it was NOT shown as a Ranger. It was also a 'Custom', Ford-speak for stripper. If there's someone with more info, please chime in! Thanks!

stuart in mn
stuart in mn SuperDork
11/20/10 7:55 p.m.

It was a trim package. Nicer seats, carpets, hubcaps, etc. A Custom would have had pretty plain vinyl seats, a rubber floor mat and so on.

44Dwarf
44Dwarf Dork
11/21/10 9:28 a.m.

Factory bucket seats not a bench and carpet floor not rubber mat.

If you got one join www.fordtrucks.com

44dwarf still missing my 65 f100

914Driver
914Driver SuperDork
11/22/10 5:58 a.m.

I had an XLT Ranger, but it was a full sized truck. It sported two tone paint, imitation wood and nicer door panels. 2WD.

Dan

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