1963 Town Wagon

1963 Dodge Town Wagon Power Wagon

1963 Dodge Town Wagon Power Wagon 402
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As purchased out of Roseau, Minnesota on July 22, 2017.

1963 Dodge Town Wagon Power Wagon
1963 Dodge Town Wagon Power Wagon 5
1963 Dodge Town Wagon Power Wagon 7

Sert No. tag located on drivers door frame near the VIN tag.

1963 Dodge Town Wagon Power Wagon 8

VIN tag has to be riveted back in. Found in the glove box.

1963 vin tag

Original oil bath air cleaner.

1963 Dodge Town Wagon Power Wagon 2
1963 Dodge Town Wagon Power Wagon 6

VIN # stamped in the frame right behind the front passenger tire.

1963 vin
1963 Dodge Town Wagon Power Wagon 3
1963 Dodge Town Wagon Power Wagon 9
1963 dash
1963 transfer
1963 spare rack
1963 manuals
LEFT WHEEL WELL
oil bath
TRANSFER

Rear view mirror is attached differently than most because of the radio.

RADIO
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1963 Dodge Town Wagon Power Wagon 4

This AM radio seems to be original or dealer installed but it’s held in by two screws through the roof.

1963 radio

4 speed NP 420 transmission with no 2nd gear synchro and a small clunk in 1st gear.

1963 318
1963 guages
1963 Town Wagon Power Wagon
RIGHT WHEEL WELL
emblem
artic blue

Arriving in Fremont, CA at midnight,

Parking Lamps
Ducting
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Rudolph Stanley Rice

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Restoration under way in Hayward, CA.

Boiled and sealed at San Jose Radiator Restoration on Lincoln Avenue.

open hood
tank

First item, rusted gas tank. Engine would only run for 5 minutes at a time.

GAS

New rear window seals. Sliders are next.

Rears rubbers

Straightened bumpers and rear splash pan.

rear panel

Front seat was in need of recovering at Top Notch Upholstery in San Jose, CA.  All other seats next.

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front

New rubber seals for the sliders.     Next up, new front floor pans.

slider rubbers

Having the original round mirrors fitted with new mirrors and painted.

mIRROR 2

I found two long back seats to recover and finish off the seats. Thanks to PowerWagon John out of Minnesota.

long seat
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BACK SEATS
sEATS 5

New custom front floor pans from Exline Custom Auto in Warfordsburg, PA.

FLOOR PANS
FUEL PUMP 2
ign 2
tank l

Nice clear gas.

fuel filter
RADIO02
TOP NOTCH
DOOR PANEL03

The rear windows got done without cutting the rubber. Looking better everyday from the sun shrinking it.

WINDOW RUBBER 2
MIRROR
MIRROR 3
seats frames
SEATS 4
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New windshield being installed.

windshield

New custom rubber mat.  Thanks to PowerWagon John out of Minnesota.

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Original Carter Fuel Pump Part # M2611S

FUEL PUMP 1
brake
tag

The charactors “L. 01 63” appear in two areas of the engine compartment. Under the hood and next to the radiator.

L 01 63 2

I believe the radio was dealer installed at a later date.

radio instruct
AIR
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light wsitch
L 01 63
Radio 2
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Dorwart Motor out of Roseau, Minnesota.

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An original spare tire and rim, I believe.

SPARE
BATTERY SYICKER

This is not original to this year town wagon but I have always loved the emblem.

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JACK
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spare bolt
long sea 2

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