You should have both Haynes and Chilton's manuals as each has areas
which are superior to the others.
Quite often vendors of parts for your vehicle will carry restoration
manuals, repair manuals, etc.
You might try
LMC Truck www.lmctruck.com
... catalog of Ford truck parts 1948-1972
Blue Oval www.blueovaltruckparts.com
... I just looked and they cover
your year and have a good assortment of manuals.
On 28 Jul 2005 07:50:21 -0700, "bugalcaps" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>This may not be the correct group for this. If so, please excuse me.
>I am ready to begin my restoration of a 1976 Ford F100 Custom 4WD.
>Could someone recommend a good manual or resource that might could help
>me with this. I've taken a look at the Hayne's manual for this model
>but since it is an older model it gets lumped in with a lot of other
>models. I've also seen mixed reviews as to how in depth it actually
>goes. Many thanks!
1965 Ford Mustang fastback 2+2 A Code 289 C4 Trac-Lok
Vintage Burgundy w/Black Standard Interior; Vintage 40
16" rims w/BF Goodrich Comp T/A gForce Radial
225/50ZR16 KDWS skins; surround sound audio-video.
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