1980-86 Ford F Series Truck & Bronco Classic Update Kit

1980-86 Ford F Series Truck & Bronco Classic Update Kit

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150 Heller Place

Bellmawr, NJ 08031

Phone: 856.933.0801

Fax: 856.933.0805


Date: July 8th, 2019

Contact: Dave McKelvey

Phone: 856.933.0801 x241

Email: dave.mckelvey@americanautowire.com



1980-86 Ford F Series Truck & Bronco CLASSIC UPDATE KIT

Bellmawr, NJ, JULY 8, 2019:  American Autowire is the premier automotive electrical manufacturer for Street Rod, Muscle and Classic Cars.

The Classic Update Series provides you with the most complete kits on the market to “Make Wiring THAT Easy”. They are designed for specific year, make, and model configurations. The 1980 – 86 Ford F Series and Bronco Classic Update Kit is no exception. The kit boasts 15 features making it the most complete system of its type in the industry including:

  • Standard turn signal flasher, hazard flasher, and horn relay mounted on harness.
  • Fuse box and bulkhead assembly designed to fit in the stock firewall mounting area with only one new screw hole needed in the firewall, template included. All required hardware supplied. New ATO fuse panel allows for easy fuse accessibility. Harness routes similar to the factory original harness, and is laid out to allow for nearly all stock and aftermarket accessories such as; gauge packages, wiper systems, heat and air conditioning systems, etc.
  • Many original switch connector bodies – an American Autowire exclusive feature.
  • Supports stock washer and wiper switches/configurations. New windshield wiper switch with indexed connector plus a wiper motor extension with correct connector to plug onto your stock wiper motor are included.
  • Steering column connectors can plug directly into most aftermarket steering columns or stock ‘80-‘86 Ford columns using the adapter and terminals included in the kit.
  • Separate under dash courtesy lamp assemblies are included for use along with your original dome/interior lighting feeds.
  • Instrument cluster wiring is designed with a “cluster harness disconnect” system for easy service and assembly. New original style terminals to plug into either of the two-different factory printed circuit board connectors used on any stock cluster (another American Autowire exclusive) are included. The system will also connect into most popular aftermarket gauges such as CLASSIC INSTRUMENTS, DAKOTA DIGITAL, AUTOMETER, VDO, and others.
  • Rear body harness assembly plugs into the main harness in the LH kick panel area and runs to the back of the truck. New tail, back-up and side marker lamp pigtail extensions are included with the kit. New fuel tank sender lead pigtails are included.
  • New floor dimmer switch is provided for ease of installation. Wire length and connection accommodate original floor mount dimmer switch.
  • New headlight switch, shaft and replacement knob are included.
  • New “through firewall” grommets are provided to pass engine and front light wiring out into the engine bay.
  • Engine wiring includes feeds for coil, tach, water temperature, oil pressure, electric choke, and windshield wiper and washer, etc. High-powered, 6 gauge 1-wire alternator connection with Mega-Fuse protection is supplied. An optional Ford Gen III adapter is available at extra cost.
  • Front lighting includes extra-long leads that can be routed for stock or custom applications. Head light, parking / directional light and side marker light pigtails are included. A switched trigger wire for an electric fan relay (usually recommended with AC) is provided. Mating terminals and connectors are also provided for you to complete your custom installation.
  • New door jamb switch and pigtail assemblies are included.
  • Optional extra cost factory A/C, power tailgate window, rear defroster and dual fuel tank harnesses are available to be purchased separately.
  • This product covers the following year/make/model combinations:
    • 1980-86 F Series Trucks
    • 1980-86 Ford Bronco
  • The following add-on kits are available at an additional cost:
    • 510482 – 1980-83 Ford F Series/Bronco Factory A/C Overlay Harness
    • 510483 – 1984-86 Ford F Series/Bronco Factory A/C Overlay Harness
    • 510484 – 1980-86 Ford F Series Dual Fuel Tank Harness
    • 510485 – 1981-86 Ford Bronco Rear Defroster Harness
    • 510486 – 1980-86 Ford Bronco Rear Power Window Harness

This 1980-86 Ford F Series Truck & Bronco Classic Update Kit is part number 510724 and will be available on July 15, 2018. The Retail price is $1,499.00.

American Autowire

150 Heller Place

Bellmawr, NJ  08031

(856) 933-0801