This rust-free 1975 California Ford Bronco Ranger was restored by Rocky Roads LLC and Icon 4x4, both shops are in Chatsworth CA. During the original 2016-17 restoration at Rocky Roads LLC (Rocky Roads Broncos), it got an engine-out restoration including a rebuilt factory matching numbers 302 engine (that currently has 2088 miles on it), and new stock exhaust system from the headers back, plus a rebuilt carburetor and all new surrounding engine parts. The C-4 automatic transmission was rebuilt and the transfer case was re-sealed. It got rebuilt drive shafts. It got a newer Vintage Air conditioning system, a restored stock dashboard, a new Centek wire harness and a new RR Legend powder coated Family Roll cage with black padding and wrapping.
It has an upgraded power brake system, factory power steering with a modern GM pump. It has a new 2.5" soft ride suspension system with Bilstein shocks. It got a new white 2 stage paint job, new beltline and grill trim, the door mirrors and outer door handles were replaced, it has chrome wing windows and all original Ranger aluminum trim surrounding the door window frames and the windshield glass. It has new stainless steel hardware and removable stainless steel door hinges, plus new chrome front and rear bumpers. It has a receiver hitch under the 12 gallon main (rear) tank for towing, it also has a factory 8 gallon side tank, both tanks on an electric tank switch. No towing has been done since the restoration was completed. It has a Dana 44 front axle and a Ford 9" rear axle.
The interior has a new Linex interior bed liner plus restored black pleated vinyl stock seats in front and a restored black folding rear seat with headrests in back. It has newer black RRB snap-in carpet mats in front, back and behind the rear seat. It has a black Tuffy locking center console and a new tilt steering column, along with a new replacement Ford Bronco period correct steering wheel. Inside of the locking center console there is a bluetooth sound system with 4 speakers and a Rockford Fosgate amplifier (which has been mounted under the passenger side seat).
After Rocky Roads LLC completed the original Bronco restoration, it went over to Icon 4x4, where it got new 4 wheel Wilwood disc brakes in front and in back, a new proportioning valve (at the PB unit) plus all new brake lines throughout, as well as new front and rear anti-sway bars. It also got a set of clean black powder coated 17 inch by 7 inch Smoothie wheels with restored Ford Dog-Dish hub caps (very rare). It also got a new Icon 4x4 canvas soft top which is still in really nice shape.
A 2021 service was recently completed at Rocky Roads LLC including an engine oil change, a minor tune up, timing, new battery and starter solenoid, new positive and ground wires to battery, new electronic ignition, plus the truck was polished so it shines like it was just recently restored. You could drive this Bronco every day and not have to think about it.