Classic Ford Broncos and F-100 are some of the most rewarding vehicles to
restore. Now that trucks are the best-selling class of vehicles on the market, old trucks carry with them an increased nostalgia factor. With the release
of a new Bronco, and the continued success of the F-150, someone close to you
may be looking to start a classic Ford
truck restoration project or rather, shower their existing truck with a little
extra love. This holiday season, help
them improve their vehicle even further with a gift from CJ Pony Parts.
Stocking Stuffers: For The Ford Truck Enthusiast
Remember, gifts come in all sizes. Even the smallest auto parts can make a big impact on your loved one’s
classic Ford truck project. At the end of the day, it’s the small details that
really breathe life into their
restoration. Little details like period-correct dome lights and the proper
window crank handle really make your
Bronco or F-100 a living example of the past.
Ford Classic Truck Gifts Under $30
There are plenty of critical classic Ford truck parts under 30 dollars. You’d be
surprised how much of a difference
something like a glovebox liner can make. For gifts in this price range, be
observant! See what odds and ends your
loved one’s project Bronco or F-100 lacks. Maybe its doors rattle, maybe the window crank isn’t working anymore.
Regardless, these parts make great gifts and can really show how much you care
about their project.
Remember, these small details really do add up. The point of restoring a vehicle isn't just for bragging rights, it's to make their Bronco or F-100 a rolling museum of sorts. Even if you don't know what the big deal is about any of these parts, they are likely an invaluable part of their project and will be appreciated accordingly.
Ford Classic Truck Gifts Under $50
These gifts can make an even bigger impact on your loved one project truck.
Serious parts of their first-gen Bronco or F-100
can be fixed up or replaced for under 50 dollars. Things as visible as the
taillight bezel or as critical as the
alternator wiring harness can be gifted for just a handful of cash.
Finally, a sound dampening mat is a great gift that can help keep the interior of
their Bronco or F-100 nice and quiet on the inside. As nice as it is to hear
engine rumble (especially an old V8) a sonically insulated cabin is a must if
they plan on regularly driving their truck. These sheets are easy to cut and
install and offer thermal insulation as well.
Ford Classic Truck Gifts Under $75
Some of these gifts can noticeably and visibly improve your loved one’s truck.
For less than 75 dollars, they could
get a whole new side mirror assembly or a tailgate damper kit. These gifts
aren’t only minor aesthetic improvements,
but functional ones as well.
While there are other potential options for rearview mirrors for an F-100, why
settle for anything but the original? These chrome-plated reproductions of the
original stock F-100 rearview mirrors will fit right into the interior of their
truck and look great.
a new rocker panel for your loved one's classic Ford Bronco can truly save them a lot of trouble. Rocker panels can become serious rust magnets, and trying to
find a proper donor on another Bronco can be a hassle. These replacement rocker
panels can help keep their Bronco healthy and in working order.
Ford Classic Truck Gifts Under $150
Now we’re getting into the more serious gifts. Some of these gifts may only bear
significance to the truck’s owner, but that doesn’t make them any less
thoughtful. If you are curious
exactly how these parts are important for that classic Bronco or F-100, then
don’t be shy: the CJ Pony Parts Resource
Center has plenty of informational articles available to help you understand how
truly important that water pump is
to their Bronco or F-100 project.
If your loved one's Bronco is riding a little rough, then maybe they need to
replace their leaf springs . These are another part of the vehicle that could be
easily ruined by rust. This is a great gift that keeps their Bronco under
control and comfortable.
Ford Classic Truck Gifts Under $300
Gifts at this price level will really make that classic Ford truck fan in your
life’s day. Larger and more important
pieces of first-gen Broncos and F-100s can be bought at this price point. If you
notice a missing vent window on
their truck, or if you’ve heard them grumbling about shakey steering, the fixes
for them are available below.
One of the quintessential aspects of old trucks like the F-100 is the full-length
bench seats. If the seats of that special F-100 owner in your life are looking a
little rough, then you should buy them a new bench seat upholstery set. These
come in your choice of color and are designed to fit over the OEM F-100 bench
seats. This gift will really tie the whole truck together.
Ford Classic Truck Gifts Under $500
These products will make a very large impact on whatever Bronco or F-100 they are
installed on. Things like a brake
booster conversion kit, an upgraded steering wheel, and a forward-tilting hood
are available for under 500 dollars. These gifts can both seriously impact their
truck's performance and overall "wow" factor. For example, if they have put a
lot of work and effort into making their F-100's engine bay look clean, then the
forward tilting hood kit allows them to more easily show it all off.
Additionally, a brand new, classic style steering wheel caps off the whole
vehicle's restored feel. There are plenty of other wonderful options in this
price bracket as well, like an upgraded carburetor or exhaust system.
CJ Pony Parts Gift Cards: For The Picky Ford Classic Truck Owners
Restoring and maintaining a classic Ford truck is a lot of work, and the parts that
need replacing now will likely be different than what needs replacing in the future. Since that's the case, future proof your gift by buying your loved one a
CJ Pony Parts' Gift Card. These gift cards start at $5 and go up to $500, so
you can help prepare that classic Ford truck owner in your life for whatever
goes wrong with their vehicle.
Classic Bronco and F-100 restoration is a long involved process. Although that
truck aficionado in your life may
spend hours upon hours in the garage wrenching away on their project, it doesn't
mean that they are alone. A nice
and thoughtful gift, no matter what size or price, can let them know how much
you care about them and their