Ford Falcon 1988
The 1988 Ford Falcon carries a braked towing capacity of up to 1200 Kg, but check to ensure this applies to the configuration you're considering.
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Ford Falcon 1988 Q&As
Check out real-world situations relating to the Ford Falcon 1988 here, particularly what our experts have to say about them.
Ute you can use
ALL are suitable for work, but it could come down to the type of work you do. None will work as hard as a Japanese one-tonner. If you don't need to carry heavy loads, the Falcon may well do the job. The XH will carry more than the XD and XF in its one-tonne guise, so that may be worth a look. XD and XF Falcons are getting long in the tooth and will be well past their use-by date. In utes you need to look for damage to the body. The condition of the inner tray is a giveaway to its previous life. Also, check early Falcon utes for rust.Show more
Extract the digits
IT'S not common. You should take it to an instrument repairer. Generally, it won't be a problem with annual checks, provided the speedo is working so you know how fast you're going.Show more
THE XF Falcon ute has an alloy-headed engine, so it should run a coolant rather than water. But I'd be reluctant to recommend you change now. After 380,000km, it seems to be going OK. I wouldn't change anything.Show more
Ford Falcon 1988 Wheel size
Wheel size for the 1988 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.
|Ford Falcon Model||Body Type||Front Tyre Size||Front Rim||Rear Tyre Size||Rear Rim|
|GL||Sedan||—||14x6 inches||—||14x6 inches|
|S-PAK||Sedan||—||14x5.5 inches||—||14x5.5 inches|
|S||Sedan||—||15x7 inches||—||15x7 inches|
|GL||Wagon||—||14x6 inches||—||14x6 inches|
|S-PAK||Wagon||—||14x6 inches||—||14x6 inches|
|S||Wagon||—||15x7 inches||—||15x7 inches|