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Steel bumpers decorative chrome plated—bright nickel & chromium (one of the 92 naturally occurring chemical elements)
1956 Ford Car Brochures Facts Stats Archives
1956 Ford Cars & Wagons (All) Brochure
Cars & Wagons (All)
1956 Ford Fairlane Brochure
Fairlanes
1956 Ford Fairlane Fordor Victoria Brochure
Fordor Victoria
1956 Ford Station Wagons Brochure
Station Wagons
1956 Ford Car Accessories Brochure
Accessories

1956 Ford Police & Emergency Models BrochurePolice & Emerg
1956 Ford Taxi Service Brochure
Taxi Service
1956 Ford Courier (Sedan Delivery)
Courier (Sedan Delivery)
Ford Motor Company of Canada
1956 Ford Owner's ManualManual

1956 Ford Car Data Plate Codes
Data Plate Codes
1956 Ford Car Paint & Upholstery Colors
Paint & Uph Colors
1956 Ford Car & Accessory Prices
Car & Accs Prices
1956 Ford Car Shop Manual Maintenance & Tuneup Specifications
Shop Manual Tuneup
Old Ford Part & Info LinksPart Links

 
1956 Ford Fairlane Town Sedan 1956 Ford Fairlane Town Sedan   YE-code Style-Tone Two-Tone Sunset Coral (Spring Color) & Colonial White
Std Thunderbird V-8 292-cid 200-hp M-code eng, Conv Dr 3-spd trans, rear axle ratio 3.78:1 (opt 3.89:1), tires 6.70 x 15." List price $2,600 Wash. D.C. ($2,481.98 L.A. Calif.). Opt Overdrive +$110. Opt Fordomatic Dr +$192. This example has opt Body Mount Mirrors & White Sidewall Tires. Photo  en.wheelsage.org.
 
All the Facts About the '56 Ford Booklet   Pages 1-13
Index, T-Bird Styling, Lifeguard Design Brochure, Models (All)
 
All The Facts About The '56 Ford Booklet
> Pages 14-23  Exteriors, "Crown of Chrome," "Sky View" Roof, T-Bird Soft - Hard - "Porthole" Tops
> Pages 24-35  Interiors, Instrument Panel, Gages, Upholstery
> Pages 36-45  Lifeguard & Other Accessories, SelectAire Conditioner, MagicAire Heater, Radios, Side-View Mirror, Electric Clock, Front Grille Guard, Wheel Covers, Rear Fender Shields, Power Steering, Power Brakes, Power Windows, Power Front Seat
> Pages 46-61  Conventional Drive - Overdrive - Fordomatic Transmissions, (I-6) 223 & (V-8) 272 - 292 - 312 Cu. In. Engines
> Pages 62-67  Thermostat, Carburetors, 12-Volt Electrical System, "Power Punch" Battery
> Pages 68-79  Crestmark All-Steel Body Construction, Transparent Blue-Green "Sky View" Roof, Convertible Top Mechanisms, Tail Gate & Lift Gate Mechanisms, Insulation, Fresh Air System, Glass Areas, Seats
> Pages 80-91  Chassis, Frames, Suspensions, Steering, Brakes, Pedals, Body Dimensions, (I-6) 223 & (V-8) 272 - 292 - 312 Cu. In. Engine Specs (Detailed), Clutch, Conventional Drive - Overdrive - Fordomatic Transmissions (Detailed), Wheels & Tires, Rear Axles & Gear Ratios, Body Electrical Data
> Pages 92-99  Equipment (Detailed), Color & Upholstery Selections (Detailed)
 
Ford Division of Ford Motor Company, Printed in U.S.A. Form No. FD 7574
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All The Facts About The '56 Ford Booklet Index
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All The Facts Page 2   Thunderbird Y-8 power   Thunderbird-inspired styling   Lifeguard design
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All The Facts Page 3  . . . the fine car at half the fine car price
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All The Facts Page 4   Thunderbird Y-8 power
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All The Facts Page 5   Thunderbird styling
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All The Facts Page 6   Lifeguard Design
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All The Facts Page 7   Lifeguard Design  
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1956 Ford Lifeguard Design Brochure
 
© 1955, Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, Michigan, Form FD 7600 Rev., Litho in U.S.A., 10-55 FORD Lifeguard Design Brochure Cover  
The cover is stamped "W. V. Neal & Son, Osgood, Indiana" - a Neal family car dealership from 1922 to 1972. Currently, a grandson is proprietor of the Neal Motor Company (Since 1980), a truck sales dealership in Osgood.
 
Why Ford is dedicated to Safety
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crash injury research
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"Safety First"
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illustration of Fairlane Town Sedan
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Ford's Lifeguard Steering Wheel
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Ford's Lifeguard Steering Wheel
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accident studies
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Ford Seat Belts
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Crash Injury Research
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Ford pioneers Lifeguard Double-Grip Door Latch
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"cover instrument panels with padding"
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LIFEGUARD Cushioning for Instrument Panel
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"sun visors should be padded"
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LIFEGUARD Cushioned Sun Visors
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illustration of Country Sedan
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Lifeguard Design - Standard & Optional
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more In Protection
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more In power . . . more In Styling and Confort
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A word to the driver . . . END OF INSERT
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Continued . . . All the Facts About the '56 Ford Booklet   Pages 1-13
 
All The Facts Page 8   Mainline   Fordor Sedan   Tudor Sedan   Tudor Business Sedan
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All The Facts Page 9   Customline   Fordor Sedan   Tudor Sedan
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All The Facts Page 10   Fairlane   Town Sedan   Club Sedan   Sunliner
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All The Facts Page 11   Fairlane   Fordor Victoria   Crown Victoria   Crown Victoria Skyliner
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All The Facts Page 12   Station Wagons   Custom Ranch Wagon   Ranch Wagon
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All The Facts Page 13   Station Wagons   Parklane   6-Passenger Country Sedan   8-Passenger Country Sedan   Country Squire
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Pages     1-13     > 14-23     > 24-35     > 36-45     > 46-61     > 62-67     > 68-79     > 80-91     > 92-99
 
 
 
Fairlane bodyside sweep wide bright-metal molding w/ black painted insets . . .