1961 - 1963 F100 Unibody1961, 1962 and 1963 Ford F100 Unibody trucks
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F10jr120797. Color m trans a axle12 dso blank. It's been in the family since new and the other day some nobody was busting my ***** because he said it wasn't a custom cab cause it didn't have chrome bumpers or hubcaps or big back window my dad says it is as it was when my grandad bought it I have seen pics of it through the years in the back round and can't see bumpers or hubcaps lol
F10JR120797 // W.B. 122 / Color M / MODEL F100 / BODY (omitted) / Trans A / Axle 12 / MAX GVW 05000 / CERT NET HP 114 / RPM 3600 / DSO blank.
It's been in the family since new and the other day some nobody was busting my ***** because he said it wasn't a custom cab cause it didn't have chrome bumpers or hubcaps or big back window.
My dad says it is as it was when my grandad bought it I have seen pics of it through the years in the back round and can't see bumpers or hubcaps lol
F10 = F100 2WD
J = 223 1V I-6.
R = San Jose CA Assembly Plant.
120,797 = 1961, assembled December 1960.
Warranty Plate codes:
M = Corinthian White.
F100 2WD, 5,000 lbs. GVWR
BODY code omitted. The BODY code is important, because it defines a Standard Cab Uni (66A) from a Custom Cab Uni (66B).
A = Ford Light Duty 3 Speed Manual Transmission.
12 = Ford 9" Rear Axle / 3.89-1 / non Limited Slip / 3,300 lb. Rear Axle Capacity.
5,000 lbs. Gross Vehicle Weight Rating.
114 net HP @ 3,600 RPM
DSO blank: There is no DSO code on these trucks, unless they were Domestic Special Orders.
1961/66 Custom Cabs have stainless steel windshield reveal mouldings, Custom Cab script nameplates on the doors (some 1963/66's came with Custom Cab door handle guards).
1961 Custom Cabs have a chromed steel grille, 1962/66's have an anodized aluminum grille.
AFAIK, only Uni Custom Cabs (body style 66B) came with a wrap around back glass. Below the back glass is a stainless steel moulding:
C1TB-6642404-A = 1957/63 Ford Truck Parts Catalog sez: 1961/63 F100/250 Body Style 66B
Chrome front bumpers were optional on all 1961/66's, did not come with any package. All rear bumpers were optional, did not come with any package.
Ford did not offer chrome hubcaps. F100 Custom Cabs came with stainless steel hubcaps, F100 4WD's (no Uni's were 4WD) did not come with any front hubcaps.
Standard Cabs: Do not have stainless steel w/shield reveal mouldings, 1961/66's came with a painted steel grilles, painted dog dish hubcaps.
Bill / Retired Ford Parts Manager / Part number research: 1928/2001 trucks & 1928/89 passenger cars.
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