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1956 Ford Courier (Sedan Delivery)
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1956 Ford Car Engines   Clutches   Transmissions   Axles   Tires   Rims
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1956 Ford Owner's Manual
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AAll The Facts About The '56 Ford & Lifeguard Design Booklet
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1956 Ford Car Shop Manual Maintenance & Tuneup Specifications
Shop Man.
 
1956 Ford Mainline Fordor Sedan Taxi
1956 Ford Mainline Fordor Sedan Taxi   $2,270 w/ std Ford V-8 272-cid 173-hp (176-hp w/ Fordomatic Dr) U-code eng, 10" clutch, Conv Dr 3-spd trans, 3.78 (opt 3.89) rear axle, & 6.70 x 15" tires. Opt heavy-duty equipment Taxi packages & higher-load tires were available. This example shows opt Rear Deck & Bumper Wing Guards & Front Grille & Bumper Wing Guards. Photo  Premier Auction Group.
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1956 Ford Taxi Models Brochure
Ford Division of Ford Motor Company, Form FD-7601, Litho. in U.S.A. 9-55
 
1956 Ford for Taxi Service brochure cover - illustration of black & green Mainline Fordor Sedan Taxi at airport
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1956 Ford Taxi Models
 
•  Mainline Fordor Sedan      •  Customline Fordor Sedan
 
1956 Ford Mainline Fordor Sedan Taxi
View opt "Standard Taxi Package" (below)  Pkg price not found
View opt "Deluxe Taxi Package" (below)  (includes "Standard Taxi Pkg")  Pkg price not found
Std  Ford V-8  272-cid  173-hp (176-hp w/ FD)  U-code  eng (& std Conv Dr)   $2,270 (Wash. D.C.)  with
•  Std Conv Dr, Clutch 10," Rear Axle 3.78 (opt 3.89), Tires 4-ply 6.70 x 15,"  (incld)   or
•  Opt Overdrive, Clutch 10," Rear Axle 3.89 (opt 3.78), Tires 4-ply 6.70 x 15,"  +$110 ($109.70)   or
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, Rear Axle 3.22 (opt 3.55), Tires 4-ply 6.70 x 15,"  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& std Conv Dr)   $2,170 (Wash. D.C.)  with
•  Std Conv Dr, Clutch 9-1/2," Rear Axle 3.89 (opt 4.11), Tires 4-ply 6.70 x 15,"  (incld)   or
•  Opt Overdrive, Clutch 9-1/2," Rear Axle 4.11 (opt 3.89), Tires 4-ply 6.70 x 15,"  +$110 ($109.70)   or
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, Rear Axle 3.22 (opt 3.55), Tires 4-ply 6.70 x 15,")  +$192 ($178.20)
 
1956 Ford Customline Fordor Sedan Taxi
View opt "Standard Taxi Package" (below)  Pkg price not found
Std  Ford V-8  272-cid  173-hp (176-hp w/ FD)  U-code  eng (& std Conv Dr)   $2,440 (Wash. D.C.)  with
•  Std Conv Dr, Clutch 10," Rear Axle 3.78 (opt 3.89), Tires 4-ply 6.70 x 15,"  (incld)   or
•  Opt Overdrive, Clutch 10," Rear Axle 3.89 (opt 3.78), Tires 4-ply 6.70 x 15,"  +$110 ($109.70)   or
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, Rear Axle 3.22 (opt 3.55), Tires 4-ply 6.70 x 15,"  +$192 ($178.20),   or
Opt  Ford I-6  223-cid  137-hp  A-code  eng (& std Conv Dr)   $2,340 (Wash. D.C.)  with
•  Std Conv Dr, Rear Axle 3.89 (opt 4.11), Tires 4-ply 6.70 x 15,"  (incld)   or
•  Opt Overdrive, Rear Axle 4.11 (opt 3.89), Tires 4-ply 6.70 x 15,"  +$110 ($109.70)   or
•  Opt Fordomatic Dr, Rear Axle 3.22 (opt 3.55), Tires 4-ply 6.70 x 15,"  +$192 ($178.20)
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America's most distictive taxi - b/w illustration of Mainline Fordor Sedan Taxi
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1956 Ford Taxi Packages at special low "kit" prices!
 
STANDARD TAXI PACKAGE
MAINLINE & CUSTOMLINE
•   Heavy-duty front & rear seats
•   11-inch (heavy duty) clutch
•   H.D. front & rear springs & shock absorbers
•   Heavy-duty brake lining
•   Economy Carburetor (Ford I-6)
DELUXE TAXI PACKAGE
MAINLINE
•   Includes "Standard Taxi Package" plus
•   Armrests on all doors
•   Heavy-duty front & rear floor mats
•   Ashtray in back of front seat (Fordor)
 
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Luxury styled comfort - b/w illustration of Taxi interior plus Lifeguard Design door latches, steering wheel, & seat belts
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1956 Ford Car & Station Wagon
 
Engines
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Rear Axle Ratios
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1955 Ford Taxi Tires
 
• Std  6.70 x 15" bias 4-ply bsw tubeless
• Opt  6.70 x 15" bias 6-ply bsw tubeless
• Opt  7.10 x 15" bias 4-ply bsw tubeless
Opt Tubes, above
• Opt  6.00 x 16" bias 4-ply bsw tire/tube
• Opt  6.00 x 16" bias 6-ply bsw tire/tube
Prices not found
Opt white sidewalls  +$26.80
 
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I-6 Engine illustration   Y-8 Engine illustration   Engine Specs
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Transmissions - gear selector illustration - Speed-Trigger Fordomatic   Gas-saving Overdrive   New standard Conventional
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Advanced features for easy-riding, longer-lasting service
Cutaway illustration of Mainline/Customline body with 'tooltip' construction comments
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Cutaway illustration of Mainline/Customline body with 'tooltip' construction comments
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3 suspension illustrations with comments - Ball-Joint Suspension   Angle-Poised Ride   Variable-Rate Rear Suspension
3 suspension illustrations with comments - Ball-Joint Suspension   Angle-Poised Ride   Variable-Rate Rear Suspension
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Factory-installed options for greater efficiency, economy, comfort
Illustrations and comments for generator, clutch, front springs, and floor mat; and details for 2 Taxi Packages
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Illustrations and comments for generator, clutch, front springs, and floor mat; and details for 2 Taxi Packages
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Specifications - 56 Ford for Taxi Service
Specifications - Ford I-6   Ford Y-8   Semi-Centrifugal Clutch   Conventional Drive
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Specifications - Overdrive   Fordomatic   Double-drop Frames   Angle-poised Ball-joint Front Suspension   Variable-rate Rear Suspension   Rear Axle   Double-Seal Hydraulic Brakes   Steering System   Wheels and Tires   Exterior Dimensions   Interior Dimensions
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Specifications - Instruments and Controls   Standard Equipment-All Models   Additional Standard Equipment-Mainline Sedans   Additional Standard Equipment-Customline Sedans   Optional Equipment   Price
Ford Division of Ford Motor Company
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  Fairlane bodyside sweep bright-metal molding w/ black-painted jet exhaust design . . .