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post #1 of 20 Old 04-01-2009, 10:02 PM Thread Starter
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1978 F-150 Diesel?????

ok guys, lookin for some info, theres a guy sellin a 1978 ford f-150 reg. cab short bed with a DIESEL and says it very rare that only 4 were made??...can anyone help me out and say if they ever heard of this or not, or is the guy full of it????

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If only 4 were made he would not sell it.late 70's had gas burners 302,351m or 460 big blocks.also get a pix of top of the engine,look for carberator,and distributor in the front of the engine.


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didnt some of the old fords have a detroit diesel in them or am i thinkin wrong.




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here the add for the truck truck, not much info on it, i just dont know if its true or not, and if it is, i learned somethin new...lol RARE!!!1978 Ford 4x4

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in a 150...? come on. altho i have no knowledge, but i would imagine that ford would not put it in a short bed 150 truck.

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i put one in a F150 you saying it not possible??????

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It could mean an engine swap and they only did 4 of them? There is a 78 f-250 with a built cummins in it that was at 4 wheel jambo in Lima OH last year. That was a beautiful truck.

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