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EFV-8 Club Forum / 3/4 and 1 Ton Truck Disscussion / 1950 F2 Vin# - Need Help

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The Red F2
10-17-2022 @ 4:00 PM
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Hello Folks, Thanks for allowing me to join. I have a few Fords. I just bought a 1950 Ford F2 without a title and have some issues finding out the vin details of this truck. If you can reccomend or help out in anyway, TIA!!!

*98RD*397522*AT



truckdog62563
10-21-2022 @ 7:29 AM
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Your Serial number shows the truck is a 1950 F-2 V8 built in Atlanta. The below FTE thread gives a lot of detail, but basically the 1949 numbering sequence was carried over to the 1950s. Thus the 98 of 1949 remained in 1950. The R is V8, the D is F-2, and the unique 397522 places the truck squarely into the 1950 sequence.

There will also be a cowl stamping that will allow the guys on FTE to tell you build date and color. I’m not so good on that task. Stu

https://www.ford-trucks.com/forums/423340-1948-1960-1949-1950-vin-cut-off.html

Stu McMillan

'47 Tonner Marmon Herrington V8
'52 F-3 Marmon Herrington I6

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