Here is the Warranty plate data from a specific Ford Econoline
|MAX G.V.W. LBS||CERT. NET H.P.||R.P.M.||D.S.O.|
|Year - Model Name:||1965 E100|
|Series Code (1st - 3rd digits):||E10||Ford Econoline pickup|
|Engine (4th digit):||J||240 cui I6|
|Assembly Plant (5th digit):||H||Lorain, Ohio|
|Year/month built:||October 1964|
|Wheelbase (front to rear axle distance):||090||90"|
|Color:||if blank = special ordered color|
4,350 lbs. GVW, 3/4-ton payload
|Interior Soft Trim (first digit of Body):||3||Medium green crush vinyl and medium green stitch pattern vinyl|
|Body Style (last digits in Body):||87||Pickup 87A or 87B|
|Transmission:||A||Ford 3-speed manual, model 3.03 HEF|
Gears: 1st=2.99, 2nd=1.75, 3rd=1.00, R=3.17
|Rear Axle:||04||WCR-K, 8.75" gear, 3.50:1 ratio, 2780 lbs. rating|
|Gross Vehicle Weight (lbs):||4350||4,350 pounds gross vehicle weight, 3/4-ton payload|
|Engine Horsepower:||129||129 H.P.|
|Engine Speed at Rated Horsepower:||4000||4,000 R.P.M.|
|Regional Sales District:||71||Los Angeles|
|Special Order:||0337||This vehicle was special ordered.|
If the paint code is blank, it might have been a special paint color.
NOTES: The following may or may not apply to this particular vehicle.
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