1969 Ford Bronco
The Ford Bronco is an iconic piece of American
automotive history that emerged in 1966. Ford built the bronco to compete with
the jeep cj-5 and the International Harvester Scout. The Bronco was the world’s
first SUV that offered coil spring front suspension providing a smooth and
comfortable ride, along with the durability needed to be an off-road vehicle as
This 1969 Ford Bronco Pickup Cab was restored 10 years
ago and is a numbers matching truck which retains its original engine and
The 302 ci engine is original, starts up with no problem and runs very well.
There are dual fuel tanks on this truck including a manual valve switch to
change over tanks. Additionally, there is a switch on the dash that allows the
gas gauge to switch over and indicate the fuel level of the active tank.
The 302 ci engine is mated to a 3-speed column-shifted
manual transmission. The 4wd is functional and there is also a functioning PTO
on the transfer case which can be used to power a winch. This Bronco has a Dana
30 front axle and 9’ Ford rear axle with 4.10:1 ratios.
This Bronco is equipped with coil spring front
suspension and a leaf spring rear suspension. The factory painted white steel
wheels with full size hub caps are wrapped in new radial 235/75-15 tires and drum
brakes on both the front and back.
The body was repainted during its’ restoration. There are some chips and
blemishes in the paint as shown in the pictures due to normal use of the truck
over time. The vehicle is rust free except for some typical rust in the passenger
side lower windshield frame, inner front fenders and some bubbling in the lower
portion of the tailgate. The trucks body is straight and the chrome bumpers
accent the truck nicely. The painted metal in the bed is free from rust and the
paint presents nicely.
Inside the cab it features a matching painted dash with a black dash pad.
All gauges and switches for exterior lights work as they should. A later Ford
radio was added at one point and does power on and receives radio signal. The
white bucket seats present well with no rips or tears and the white headliner
is clean and tight with no rips.