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Old 06-13-2012, 05:32 PM
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Headlight size?

Anyone know the headlight size on a '58-60? Trying to get new ones but I won't be around the truck for a couple weeks. NAPA lists it as a 7" but I don't think they're that big.

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I believe they're listed as being 5 3/4 "
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I just measured the 58's on my garage wall and they are 5 1/2" inside the ring the 57's are 7"
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The same dual round headlamp bulbs were used in all US automakers 1958 and later vehicles.

Last FoMoCo vehicle with dual round headlamps: 1979 Lincoln Town Car.

Autoparts store dual round headlamp bulb industry numbers: High Beam = 4001 / Low Beam = 4002

Single round headlamp bulb industry number: 6012
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