|Overall Length including Bumpers|
|All Models Except Station Wagon||215.4|
|Overall Height (Loaded)|
|Sedans and Hardtops||56.7|
|Tread - All Models|
Axle Gear Ratios
Your car will be equiped with an axle having one of the following gear ratios: 3.00:1, 3.25:1, 3.50:1, 3.89:1, or 4.11:1.
NOTE: The gear ratio may be identified by means of a tag on the rear axle housing or the code number on the warranty plate.
|Refill Capacities (U.S. Measures)|
|Cooling System||19.5 quarts*|
|Engine Oil (Including Oil Filter)||6 quarts|
|All Models Except Station Wagons||20 gallons|
|All Station Wagons||21 gallons|
| All Models Except 427 C.I.D. engine
and Locking Type.
|Used with 427 C.I.D. engine and Locking Type||5½ pints|
|Standard Transmission||3½ pints|
|Multi-Drive Merc-O-Matic Transmission||11 quarts|
|Steering Gear||0.7 pounds|
|Power Steering System:|
|With Air Conditioning||2 pints|
|Without Air Conditioning||2.5 pints|
|*Add 1 quart with heater|
Refill Capacities (Imperial Measures)
The Canadian Provinces employ an Imperial liquid measure which is 1/5 larger than similar units of liquid measure used under United States standard. If the approximate equivalent liquid capacities are desired, Multiply the specified U.S. measure by .83 to obtain Imperial gallons. Multiply the Imperial measure by 1.2 to obtain the approximate equivalent in U.S. gallons.
|Point Gap (Inches)||.014-.016|
|Dwell at Idle (Degrees)||26°-28½°|
|Spark Plugs (Autolite):|
|Multi-Drive Merc-O-Matic Transmission:|
|Speeds||Three Speeds Forward, One Reverse|
|Type|| Single stage torque converter with three speed
fully automatic planetary gear train
| Three speeds forward, one reverse (Fully synchronized in all forward gears)
Four speeds forward, one reverse (Fully synchronized in all forward gears)
Overdrive with second and third gears synchronized
|Radiator Filler Cap (PSI)||13-15|
|All Models except Police and Taxi||8.00 x 14|
|Police and Taxi||6.75 x 15|
|All Models Except Station Wagons||24|
* For considerable high-speed driving, or heavy loads, add 4 pounds to the recommended cold pressure.