Current Classifieds

1977 Left Side quarter panel
Date: 06/10/2019 04:16 pm
Early V8 swap headers, damaged, fixable?
Date: 10/25/2019 03:30 pm
Miscellaneous Pinto parts

Date: 11/05/2017 02:29 pm
1980 Ford Pinto For Sale

Date: 07/01/2018 03:21 pm
77 Caliper Bolt
Date: 08/21/2018 04:02 pm
77 Cruising Wagon Front Seats
Date: 04/12/2017 12:37 pm
door sills
Date: 03/14/2020 03:20 pm
Wheels and Parts

Date: 07/06/2018 04:50 pm
Pinto porthole exterior trim wanted
Date: 03/30/2021 12:29 pm
1974 Pinto Inside Rear View Mirror & Brake Pedal Pad

Date: 02/18/2017 04:41 pm
SEARCHING HOPELESSLY
Date: 02/02/2017 07:21 am
Rear Bumper
Date: 07/26/2021 01:08 pm

Author Topic: older pinto headlight bezel fit newer pinto  (Read 723 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Vicrydr

  • Pinto Member
  • **
  • Posts: 32
  • FeedBack: +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • '77 Pinto Cruising Wagon

  • Total Badges: 3
    Badges: (View All)
    Fifth year Anniversary Topic Starter Windows User
older pinto headlight bezel fit newer pinto
« on: September 15, 2016, 11:48:16 AM »
I am wondering if the older 1972-3 pinto headlight bezel will replace the rubber bezel of the 1977-8 pinto.

Offline r4pinto

  • Pinto PooBAH
  • ******
  • Posts: 3780
  • FeedBack: +106/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • All hail Ford Pinto!!!!

  • Total Badges: 9
    Badges: (View All)
    Topic Starter Signature Poll Voter Linux User Mobile User Windows User 1000 Posts Tenth year Anniversary Fifth year Anniversary
Re: older pinto headlight bezel fit newer pinto
« Reply #1 on: September 15, 2016, 01:10:24 PM »
What part are you referring to? I don't recall the 77-78 Pintos having a rubber headlight bezel. Are you by chance referring to the headlight buckets that are outside? If so people have converted to the early model headlight buckets. Mainly when they replace the entire front with different grill, headlight buckets, and bumper filler.
Matt Manter
1977 Pinto sedan- Named Harold II after the first Pinto(Harold) owned by my mom. R.I.P mom- 1980 parts provider & money machine for anything that won't fit the 80
1980 Pinto Runabout- work in progress

Offline Vicrydr

  • Pinto Member
  • **
  • Posts: 32
  • FeedBack: +0/-0
  • Gender: Male
  • '77 Pinto Cruising Wagon

  • Total Badges: 3
    Badges: (View All)
    Fifth year Anniversary Topic Starter Windows User
Re: older pinto headlight bezel fit newer pinto
« Reply #2 on: September 15, 2016, 02:59:26 PM »
Yes, I guess that would be the name for them, headlight bucket. I have the left one distorted because the bumper or fender pushing on it for years. I think I can put some heat to it and reshape it if I have to. Thanks for the info.