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1954 Ford Pickup Truck. Metallic Blue Paint Job! Headturner! on 2040cars

US $12,700.00
Year:1954 Mileage:45900 Color: Blue / Grey Black
Location:

Arlington Heights, Illinois, United States

Arlington Heights, Illinois, United States
Transmission:Automatic Body Type:Truck Engine:v8 Vehicle Title:Clear Fuel Type:Gasoline For Sale By:Private Seller

Year: 1954
Number of Cylinders: 8
Make: Ford
Model: F-100
Trim: f-150
Cab Type (For Trucks Only): 2 door
Drive Type: Rear wheel drive.
Mileage: 45,900
Exterior Color: Blue
Warranty: Vehicle does NOT have an existing warranty
Interior Color: Grey Black

Condition: Used: A vehicle is considered used if it has been registered and issued a title. Used vehicles have had at least one previous owner. The condition of the exterior, interior and engine can vary depending on the vehicle's history. See the seller's listing for full details and description of any imperfections. ... 

Hello I am selling my 1955 ford pickup truck. This is my dads truck. He is not very good with computers. He has had the car for about a year.


The car was restored 4 years ago. my dad wanted to change the color from a two tone green to a metallic blue. So it has a fresh new paintjob less than 4 months old. The flakes in the paint sparkle like crazy!

The interior was just replaced with new reclining bench seats, headliner, carpet and side door inserts. While they were doing this they lost my dads door handle for the interior which you could buy anywhere. 


The engine is a corvette 327 v8 four barrel carb, and center dump manifold with powerglide transmission. Was rebuilt 4 years ago by the previous owner. 30,000 after rebuild. Starts and runs great. Automatic transmission shifts smooth.

No rust anywhere. Solid truck.

Steering column tilt. The key is on the column now.

new brake lines. 

New American Racing wheels.

Truck was dropped 3 inches to get that hotrod look.

Tires have 75 percent tread left.

New exhaust system Sounds very mean. Due to the engine.

Power steering makes this car easy to drive.

disk brakes are very powerful.

Very fun to drive gets peoples attention. me and my dad have had many people stop by my garage asking if they could see it. It is a great conversation starter.

Reason for the low price is because My dad needs the money for my college.

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