1961-1972 Ford Pickup Truck Front Cross Sill

PART#: AMD716-4561-1 STARTING AT $54.30

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Reproduction front cross sill for the 61-72 Ford F100 & F250 Short Bed Flareside model truck. Stamped from high quality heavy gauge steel, each cross rail features the correct size, shape, length, holes and brackets, like original. Cross rails arrive EDP coated to help protect against rust and corrosion. Note: Measures 48 7/8″ Length The front cross sill is an essential component of the bed assembly in the 1961-1972 Ford F100 F250 short bed trucks. It is located at the front end of the bed, providing structural support and reinforcement for the bed floor. The cross sill plays a crucial role in maintaining the strength and integrity of the truck bed, especially when carrying heavy loads or encountering rough terrain. Constructed from durable materials, the front cross sill is designed to withstand the weight and stress placed on the bed. It is engineered to fit the specific dimensions and contours of the truck bed, ensuring a proper and secure installation. The cross sill is typically a direct replacement for the original part, making it easy to install without the need for extensive modifications or alterations. The front cross sill is responsible for distributing the load evenly across the bed floor and transferring it to the frame of the truck. This helps to prevent sagging, bending, or warping of the bed floor, ensuring that it remains sturdy and level. By providing additional reinforcement, the cross sill enhances the overall strength and durability of the truck bed, making it more reliable for hauling cargo. In addition to its structural role, the front cross sill also acts as a mounting point for various bed components, such as the bed panels, bed supports, and bed mounting hardware. It serves as a secure anchor for these parts, keeping them properly aligned and attached to the bed. This helps to maintain the overall stability and functionality of the bed assembly. When replacing the front cross sill, it is important to choose a high-quality replacement part specifically designed for the 1961-1972 Ford F100 F250 short bed trucks. This ensures a proper fit and compatibility with the existing bed structure. Additionally, it is recommended to follow the manufacturer’s instructions and use appropriate tools and techniques for installation. Overall, the front cross sill is a critical component of the bed assembly in the 1961-1972 Ford F100 F250 short bed trucks. It provides essential support and reinforcement for the bed floor, ensuring its strength and durability. By choosing a reliable replacement cross sill and following proper installation procedures, you can maintain the integrity of your truck bed and ensure optimal performance for years to come.
1961 – 1972 Ford F100 Short Bed Flareside
1961 – 1972 Ford F250 Short Bed Flareside

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