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Lovingly Refurbished to Original Cond. 6-Cylinder Column Shift N/R No Reserve!

For sale: 1962 Ford Ranchero

Technical specifications

Item location:
Anaheim, California, United States
Standard Cab Pickup
Engine size:
170cu in 6-Cylinder Engine
Number of cylinders:
Manual 3-Speed Manual Column Shift “3 on the Tree”
Drive type:
Rear Wheel Drive
Interior color:
Brown / Beige
Vehicle Title:
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Presenting this,


Ford Ranchero


Outstanding Condition


No Reserve Price!


  • Freshly Refurbished Both Cosmetically & Mechanically
  • Still Retains Original Interior & Exterior Color Scheme
  • Reliable & Economical 170cuin 6-Cylinder Engine
  • 3-Speed “Three on the Tree” Column Shift Transmission
  • Original 13” Ford Wheels & Hub Caps
  • New Milestar Touring SE P175/80R 13 Tires
  • New Bench Seat Upholstery
  • Added Seat Belts for 3 Passengers
  • Snap-on Vinyl Bed Cover
  • Original Owner’s Manual
  • All Receipts Available & Included
  • Collision Free
  • Much More!

Please allow time for all 67 photos to load and inspect as exceptional, intage trucks such as this rarely come along.

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The Ranchero pickup trucks from Ford Motor Company were built between 1957 and 1979. Unlike apickup truck, he Ranchero was adapted from a two-doorstation wagonplatform that integrated the cab and cargo bed into the body. Its unique design with stylish and utilitarian design spawned a competitor fromGeneral Motorswith theChevrolet El Camino.

2nd generation Rancheros are coveted by collectors worldwide however, 0 years after production of the series ended, riginal examples are almost impossible to find. Especially the early “Falcon Ranchero” which commands a premium among enthusiasts.

Scores of Ford people that restore older trucks today prefer the original look, ombined with "modern" mechanical components. However, here's quite a number of real antique truck lovers, eople like us, ho desire the original look and "feel." The 1962 survivor Ranchero presented here is a most unique find, ure to please the most ardent admirer of a "second generation" model.

The original door tag reveals it:

BODY CODE - 66A = Ranchero (Bench)
EXTERIOR COLOR - E = Light Blue Metallic
INTERIOR TRIM CODE - 74 = Light Beige Crush Vinyl & Medium Beige Steerhead Vinyl
DATE OF MANUFACTURE - B = February 10, 962

REAR AXLE RATIO CODES - 5 = 3.50:1 non locking differential

TRANSMISSION CODE - 1 = 3 Speed manual Shift
ENGINE CODE - ENGINE U = 170 Cu Inch Inline 6

This Ranchero has always lived a charmed life. Owned by a prominent businessman in Anaheim, A, his fantastic Ford was RECONDITIONED BOTH MECHANICALLY AND COMSETICALLY.

It’s now garaged and covered among his among a private collection.

Hence, unique opportunity arises to obtain a coveted Falcon Ranchero, ne that has enjoyed a most beneficial climate, ampered beyond belief by a mature owner with big pockets and the willingness to pay up for the best upgrades and service money can buy.

Let's check out this dream find now, op to bottom, nside and out!


Refinished some years ago to a driver quality in its original metallic blue color, here are plenty of minor chips, cratches and other cosmetic flaws. The familiar patina assures us this is not a “trailer queen” by any stretch but a wonderful “driver” that is beyond unique and receives thumbs up and smiles from passerby’s everywhere.

Like a fine wine, his '62 is well-aged.

Many eclectic details truly make it come alive.

Correct side mirrors and brightwork.

Dent-free roof.

Let's check out the pickup bed!

A few small dents and scratchesbut otherwise, ailgateand bed are inoriginal and great condition.

Automotive art, ndeed!

Original 13” Ford wheels wear new Milestar Touring SE P175/80R 13 tires

Original chrome hubcaps have acquired an irreplaceable patina as well.

While we’re down on one knee, et’s take a close look at the undercarriage.

Only after you realize how beat-up most of these trucks are, fter over half-a-century of utilitarian use, ind you, ou'll be able to fully appreciate this one!

Some minor paint bubbling can be seen here along the bottom of the panel.

Note the new exhaust and suspension components.

Very important: pictures of the underneath: Everything is bone dry; with only miniscule surface rust.

A dry climate, alifornia truck is so much easier to live with!

Let's enter this vintage cabin.

The pickup features a reupholstered bench seat for 3 passengers.

Lots of fascinating interior details abound.

All gauges, peedometer, witches and heater work.

The original Owners Manual is included.

While still retaining its original charm, his interior is far more comfortable and safer with upgraded bench seat and seatbelts.

Let’s have a peek under the hood.

Engine compartment, au naturel." Nothing added, othing taken away.

The original, ulletproof 170-cid straight-six engine starts easily in any weather, dles and revs smoothly with no unusual noises.

There's no smoke, nd only a minor oil leak.

New battery shown above.

Surprisingly, ll the wiring is intact under the hood and under the dash and all lights and windshield wipers work.

Ford’s mechanical longevity and simplicity is legendary, nd this truck keeps the legend alive!


What a joy to pilot this Ranchero!

It's a time machine, eally, utting you in touch with a long-forgotten world that's only alive today in a few old children's books and vintage black-and-white movies. Time seems to slow down a bit, nd you can't help but smile with giddy excitement as you pass through the countryside, aydreaming of living in an old farmhouse with a barn, he blue pickup parked beside it.

The truck starts, ounds, uns, hifts, andles, nd stops just like you would expect from a low-mileage, intage Ford. The Three-on-the-tree transmission shifts smoothly through all the gears and the newly rebuilt brakes stop the truck in a straight line without any hint of fading. There's no shimmying, o rattling, o unruly behavior of any kind. In fact, n its current condition, ou could use it as a daily driver or take it cross country.

Imagine having a beloved, intage Ranchero in your driveway, faithful friend, s spry and chipper as this one. We would like to see this treasure, his time-warp truck belong to someone who appreciates its originality.

Here's a very rare opportunity to purchase one of the coolest ’62 Rancheros in existence. It does everything you would expect from a true utility vehicle. It looks gorgeous, nd it's ready to be loved for the next 50 years. Spare parts--if needed--and classic car insurance are dirt cheap. Servicing it is a snap. Well preserved and ready to drive today: add this '62 to your family and you'll smile with delight every time you lay eyes on your prized possession!

Presently, he private owner has a clear, alifornia Title to complete PRIVATE PARTY Title transfer here in CA. Local sales tax and a $15 DMV transfer fee applies to residents in CA.

CA license and registration fees are paid-up through July, 016.

Cars2K is CA licensed/bonded and has listed this Ranchero on eBay for the private owner. We are happy to assist the winning bidder with shipping and title transfer or you can simply transact directly with the private owner.

All questions must be answered and all inspections must be completed PRIOR TO BIDDING.

We are proud to have 100% POSITIVE FEEDBACK. Bid with confidence, nowing everything represented in this auction is accurate.


This Ranchero’s present condition and buying terms have been described as accurately as possible. If you have ANY questions or want to schedule a personal or 3rd party inspection, lease email us PRIOR TO BIDDING. You will receive a prompt response.

This Ford is offered here with No Reserve. Appreciating daily, hat a great opportunity to purchase this outstanding Ranchero which is sure to remain an outstanding investment for the winning bidder and a joy to drive for many years to come.

Thank you, ood luck and HAPPY BIDDING!

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