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1968 Ford F100
1968 Ford F100 Pickups with the Twin I Beam Independent Suspension.

1968 Ford F-100

1968 Ford F100 Pickups with the Twin I Beam Independent Suspension - Built to last longer with two front axles to share the roughest abuse, not thought possible in a pickup. The rear features the Flex-o-Matic that automatically adjust spring stiffness to load. Both features are standard in the F100 and F250. Other options, include a push button radio, tinted glass, courtesy lights, SelectAire Conditioner, bucket seats and front disc power brakes.

 

 

1968 Ford Production Numbers

Model Number Body/Style Number Body Type & Seating Factory Price Shipping Weight Total Production
F100 - 1/2 Ton - 115 in. wheelbase
80 - Platform $2,343 3,280 lbs Note 1
81 - Chassis & Cab $2,193 3,035 lbs Note 1
83 - Flareside $2,318 3,355 lbs Note 1
83 - Styleside $2,357 3,400 lbs Note 1
86 - Stake $2,398 3,405 lbs Note 1
F100 - 1/2 Ton - 131 in. wheelbase
83 - Flareside $2,357 3,490 lbs Note 1
83 - Styleside $2,393 3,505 lbs Note 1
F250 - 3/4 Ton - 131 in. wheelbase
80 - Platform $2,576 - Note 2
81 - Chassis & Cab $2,415 3,275 lbs Note 2
83 - Flareside $2,542 3,695 lbs Note 2
83 - Styleside $2,579 3,710 lbs Note 2
86 - Stake $2,631 3,870 lbs Note 2
F250 Crew Cab - 3/4 Ton - 149 in. wheelbase
83 - Chassis & Cab - - Note 2
83 - Pickup - - Note 2
F350 - 1 Ton - 135 in. wheelbase
80 - Platform 9 ft $2,829 4,305 lbs Note 3
80 - Platform 12 ft $2,868 4,580 lbs Note 3
81 - Chassis & Cab $2,526 3,710 lbs Note 3
83 - Flareside $2,675 4,170 lbs Note 3
86   Stake 9 ft $2,883 4,545 lbs Note 3
86 - Stake 12 ft $2,922 4,925 lbs Note 3
F350 Crew Cab - 1 Ton - 164.5 in. wheelbase
83 - Chassis & Cab - - Note 3
83 - Pickup - - Note 3

Note:

  1. F100 = Chassis & Cab - 2,616; Platform & Rack - 98, Platform - 16; Flareside - 16,686; Styleside - 285,015
  2. F250 = Chassis & Windshield - 108; Chassis & Cowl - 7; Chassis & Cab - 5,762; Platform & Rack - 621; Platform - 150; Flareside - 5,298; Styleside - 90,170;
  3. F350 = Chassis & Windshield - 99; Chassis & Cowl - 388; Chassis & Cab - 22,389; Platform & Rack - 4,451; Platform - 487; Flareside - 1,612

Chassis Data

Model Wheelbase GVW 4x2 GVW 4x4 Tires
F100 115 in / 131 in 4,200 - 5,000 lbs 4,600 - 5,600 lbs 8.15 x 15
F250 131 in 6,100 - 7,500 lbs 6,300 - 7,700 lbs 8.00 x 16.5
F250 Crew Cab 149 in - - -
F350 135 in / 159 in - 6,600 - 10,000 lbs 8.00 x 16.5
F350 Crew Cab 164.5 in - - -

 

Vin Number Decoding - 1968 Ford Trucks

Location: stamped on rating plate
 
First 3 Symbols - Series
F10 = F100 - 2 wd F11= F100 - 4wd F25 = F250 - 2 wd F26 = F250 - 4 wd F35 = F350
Fourth Symbol - Engine
A = 240 cid 6 cylinder H = 390 cid V8
B = 300 cid 6 cylinder Y = 390 cid V8
Fifth Symbol - Assembly Plant
C = Ontario, Canada N = Norfolk, VA.
D = Dallas, TX. P = Twin Cities, MN.

E = Mahwah, NJ.

R = San Jose, CA.
H = Lorain, OH. S = Allen Park, MI.
K = Kansas City, KS. U = Louisville, KY.
L = Michigan Truck  
Last Six Symbols - Production Sequence


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