1979 BRONCO RANGER XLT REBUILD
Rebuild of my 1979 Ford Bronco Ranger Xlt while i was in Rolling Fork, MS.
2005 A montage of pics i put together from this time, i purchased this
vehicle while working on a dredge job. I was pulling a twelve hour shift at
the jobsite and then working on the Bronco on my time off.
I had to purchase tools and such to do a complete rebuild from Wally
World and the parts stores, I wasn't to happy with the quality of tools but
hey I wasn't gonna make a trip to Dallas, TEXAS to get my personal tools.
As i started into what I thought was going to be a quick fix, my don't
"do it halfway" complex took over every step of the way, and needless to
say i opened up a real big can of worms. The end game was very rewarding as
you may be able to see.
I used Gene Krupa and some music by The Meteors to help with the
I had a lot of support from my girlfriend Kim P at the time of the
Questions and comments are welcome. just remember if you want to
critique my work, "It is my truck and you aint got to ride in it"
Look for the other vid of the engine test run also.
1979 Ford Bronco XLT 4x4
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I thought you'd like a look at thie 1979 Ford Bronco XLT 4x4. This low
mileage original is powered by a 400M backed by a C6 automatic. It's sure
is looking tough in that black paint. It also has some nice aftermarket
bumpers and even a winch up front. Hope you like looking at it, thanks for
Filmed at Gateway Classic Cars in Fairmont CIty, IL
Background track is Whiskey on the Mississippi by Kevin MacLeod. Available
under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license. Download
Instruments: Guitar, Bass, Kit, Organ, EP
With a jumping bass and off-beat syncopation, this is straight from
Memphis' Beale Street. The Hammond organ and electric guitar play together
as longtime friends, while the melody changes hands from guitar to organ to
electric piano. 011
Bouncy, Grooving 2010
1979 Ford Bronco XLT 4x4 four wheel drive four wheeler off road truck show
vintage classic collector vehicle winch rollbar hot rod rat rod lead sled
custom auto automatic Gateway Classic Cars Fairmont City IL RamblinAround
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466 Ford Big Block 1979 Bronco Run Video.
Just got a new camcorder, so I decided to shoot a little video and see how
it turned out. This is the 466 in the Bronco, ~12.5:1 compression,
headwork, cam, all the good stuff. Trck has not been driven yet.
1978 Ford Bronco
built 351M 500+ hp, 38"s, 4.56 gears, etc
The VIN from the truck was that of a 1978 model. It is NOT a 1979.
taking the top off of my bronco
a video of me and my parents taking the top off my bronco and taking it for
a little ride, sorry if u cant really hear me talk I will upload it again
without the music if u guys want me to
Ford Bronco on the Rock Course
1 year at the Jeep Fest held at Bass Pro Shops. I was told that a(or my)
Bronco couldnt do the rock course that was strictly set up for jeeps with
extremely modified suspension. Well my truck at the time only had 35" tires
a 3" body lift and a 6" suspension lift. I think i did pretty well.
1978 Ford Bronco
1978 Ford Bronco Custom with Free wheeling graphics in Purple and Silver,
former owner was a Colorado Rockies Fan, 400m with 4 speed, Holley
Projection TBI setup.
1979 Ford F150 4x4 Pickup 351 V8 - Nicely Restored Classic
This old Ford was looking real good in that blue and I thought it was worth
a look. It's been nicely restored all the way around. The paint and trim
look great, the interior is very clean, and it's riding on a nice set of
later model chrome wheels. It has the ultra reliable stock powertrain
intact. If it were mine, I'd consider dropping a 460 crate motor in it to
liven things up a bit. Hope you find it interesting, thanks for checking it
1979 Ford Bronco Ranger XLT 400 v8 4x4
1979 Ford Bronco Ranger XLT. What you see is what you get. Outside looks
great, few rust spots here and there. Floor board is rusty in places, as
the pictures show. 33 inch tires. 400 v8 under the hood. This thing hasn't
ran in 8 years, and I didn't want to fool around getting it started and
possibly break something, so I'll let whomever buys it tinker with it.
PERFECT Mud Boggin' truck. Axles have less than 30k on them. Newer 'WARN'
4x4 lock outs.
TRANS IS BAD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Other than the above, the only information I can provide is via pictures.
No paperwork, although paperwork could be gotten for the vehicle. Previous
owner moved a few times, and the paperwork was lost.
Was towing it from my buddy's house to mine and thought to get pictures
before it got dark...
Not a bad looking truck, for being 30 years old.