1971 Ford Ranchero Technical Specifications and Dimensions

These are standard specifications - not necessarily specifications for the vehicle(s) in the photo(s).

Features

Engine Location : Front
Drive Type : Rear Wheel
Production Years for Series : 1968 - 1971
Price : $2,850-$3,275
Weight : 3285 lbs | 1490.051 kg

Power

V 8 90-degree | Vee-Type
Displacement : 7030 cc | 429.0 cu in. | 7.0 L.
Power : 360 BHP (264.96 KW) @ 4600 RPM
Torque :480 Ft-Lbs (651 NM) @ 2800 RPM
Bore : 4.4 in | 111 mm.
Stroke : 3.6 in | 91 mm.
Compression : 10.50:1
Main Bearings : 5
Valvetrain : 16 OHV (2 valves per cylinder)
Transmission:
3 Automatic

Production Figures

Total Ford Production for 1971 : 2,054,351
Total 1971 Ranchero production : 24,946
1971 Ford Ranchero
500 Pickups : 12,678
Base Seriess : 6,041
GT Pickups : 3,632
Squire Pickups : 2,595

Handling

Recall

Component

SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WEBBING

Manufacturer

FORD MOTOR COMPANY

NHTSA Campaign ID72V160000
SummaryTHE SHOULDER BELT PIN CONNECTOR PLASTIC SLEEVES WHICH WERE INJECTION MOLDED CAN HAVE SURFACE IMPERFECTIONS OR DISCONTINUITIES AT THE POINT AT WHICH THERMAL PLASTIC IS INJECTED INTO MOLD AND WHERE FLOW DIVERGES TO FILL BOTH SIDES OF THE RING. IF THE CONDITION EXISTS AND THE SLEEVE BREAKS AWAY FROM THE PIN, THE SHOULDER BELT WILL NOT REMAIN ENGAGED TO THE SEAT BELT BUCKLE.
ConsequenceIF THE SHOULDER BELT IS SEPARATED FROM THE SEAT BELTBUCKLE, THE SHOULDER BELT WILL NOT PROPERLY PROTECT SEAT OCCUPANTS IN THE EVENTOF A SUDDENT STOP OR ACCIDENT.
RemedyREPLACE THE SHOULDER BELT PIN CONNECTOR PLASTIC SLEEVE WITH NEOPRENE RETAINERS.
NotesSYSTEM: INTERIOR; SAFETY BELTS.VEHICLE DESCRIPTION: PASSENGER CARS AND LIGHT TRUCKS.

Information provided by NHTSA
Data updated October 2019

1971 Averages

Avg. Household Income : $10,600
Avg. Home : $25,250
Avg. Gallon of Gas : $0.40
Avg. Stamp : $0

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