1954 Ford Trucks

1954 Ford F100 Trucks

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1954 Ford F100’s were nearly identical to 53’s. A few minor cosmetic changes took place. A new grille was designed. The headlight buckets were the same as 1953. Optional Deluxe chrome grille trim was unique to the 1954. 1954 Ford trucks were available in a few more paint colors over 1953 trucks. Under the hood, Ford truck engines were changed a lot. The famous Ford Flathead was gone. In place were a series of overhead valve designed engines. Available engines were: 223 Straight 6, 239 V8 and 256 V8.

1954 Ford F100 Truck Parts

54 F100 Production Numbers
Year Pickups Panel Trucks
1954 101,202 8,078


Year Model Code
1954 4


Year Truck Serial Code
1954 -1955 F-100 Conventional F10
1954 -1955 F-250 Conventional F25
1954 -1955 F-350 Conventional F35
1954 -1955 P-350 Parcel Delivery P35
1954 -1955 F-500 Conventional F50
1954 -1955 B-500 School Bus B50
1954 -1955 C-500 Cab Forward C50
1954 -1955 P-500 Parcel Delivery P50
1954 -1955 F-600 Conventional F60/F61
1954 -1955 B-600 School Bus B60
1954 -1955 C-600 Cab Forward C60/C61
1954 -1955 P-600 Parcel Delivery P60/P61


1954-1955 Engine Codes
D O.H.V. 6 Cylinder-223 cid
V O.H.V. 8 Cylinder-239 cid
Z O.H.V. 8 Cylinder-256 cid


53-55 Transmissions
Code Type
3 3-Speed Regular
3HD 3-Speed Heavy Duty
AUTO 3-Speed Automatic
3OD 3-Speed Overdrive
4SYN 4-Speed Synchronized
5DIR 5-Speed Direct
5OD 5-Speed Overdrive


Assembly Plant Code Plant Location
A Atlanta
B Buffalo
C Chester
G Chicago
D Dallas
F Dearborn
E Edgewater
H Detroit Truck
K Kansas City
L Long Beach
U Louisville
M Memphis
N Norfolk
R Richmond
S Somerville
P Twin City


1954 Paint Code Paint Color Name
A Raven Black
B Sheridan Blue
D Glacier Blue
H Sea Haze Green
N Vermilion
R Meadow Green
V Goldenrod Yellow
P Prime
SS Special Order