Ford Falcon 1981
The 1981 Ford Falcon carries a braked towing capacity of up to 907 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.
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Ford Falcon 1981 Q&As
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Revs drop in 1981 Ford Falcon GL
The fact that you can save it by using the choke tells you it's running too lean. Have the carby reconditioned, it's probably worn, make sure the idle mixture is set correctly, and replace the air filter.
Ford Falcon 1981 Wheel size
Wheel size for the 1981 Ford Falcon will vary depending on model chosen, although keep in mind that many manufacturers offer alternate wheel sizes as options on many models.The wheel size available will alter the range of tyres available to be fitted. Standard wheel sizes on the Ford Falcon spans from 14x6 inches.
|Ford Falcon Model||Body Type||Front Tyre Size||Front Rim||Rear Tyre Size||Rear Rim|
|base||Commercial||—||14x6 inches||—||14x6 inches|
|GL||Commercial||—||14x6 inches||—||14x6 inches|
|Sundowner||Commercial||—||14x6 inches||—||14x6 inches|
|GL||Sedan||—||14x5.5 inches||—||14x5.5 inches|
|GL||Sedan||—||14x6 inches||—||14x6 inches|
|base||Ute||—||14x6 inches||—||14x6 inches|
|GL||Ute||—||14x6 inches||—||14x6 inches|
|GL||Wagon||—||14x5.5 inches||—||14x5.5 inches|
Ford Falcon 1981 Towing capacity
The Ford Falcon has maximum towing capacity of 907kg. Some models also offer heavy-duty or towing option packs which can increase towing capacity, as well as options which can hamper towing capacity. Towing capacities can vary wildly on a large number of factors. These include engine, transmission, model, and options chosen. Always check with the manufacturer or in your vehicles handbook before attempting to tow anything.
|Ford Falcon Model||Body Type||Specs||Braked Capacity|
|base||Commercial||3.3L,Leaded,3 SP MAN||907kg|
|base||Commercial||4.1L,Leaded,3 SP MAN||907kg|
|GL||Commercial||3.3L,Leaded,3 SP MAN||907kg|
|GL||Commercial||4.1L,Leaded,3 SP MAN||907kg|
|GL||Sedan||3.3L,Leaded,3 SP MAN||907kg|
|GL||Sedan||4.1L,Leaded,3 SP MAN||907kg|
|GL||Sedan||3.3L,Leaded,4 SP MAN||907kg|
|GL||Sedan||4.1L,Leaded,4 SP MAN||907kg|
|base||Ute||3.3L,Leaded,3 SP MAN||907kg|
|base||Ute||4.1L,Leaded,3 SP MAN||907kg|
|GL||Ute||3.3L,Leaded,3 SP MAN||907kg|
|GL||Ute||4.1L,Leaded,3 SP MAN||907kg|
|GL||Wagon||3.3L,Leaded,3 SP MAN||907kg|
|GL||Wagon||4.1L,Leaded,3 SP MAN||907kg|
|GL||Wagon||3.3L,Leaded,4 SP MAN||907kg|
|GL||Wagon||4.1L,Leaded,4 SP MAN||907kg|