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Does the different dash/collum have much bearing on legroom?

These 60/40's are pretty similar to stock buckets and seemed very doable.

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If it does... it probably isn't much. Been too long since I've sat in a first gen though.

Is that a slice of cheese on the floor?
 

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On the cheese, not the truck...
 

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The owner probably had to scrap it to pay for his tetanus treatments...
Half of it is probably still in the guys driveway. It was dropping chunks as I was pulling a wheel off it.
 

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..... 100-150k *feet* that is....
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Maybe inches!
 

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It was weird. Check out the rockers and cab corners in the interior picture, I have seen much worse in less cancerous trucks.

I didn't crawl under because it was muddy and I didn't care... Frame was decent though.

I have never seen a ranger box that far gone though.
 

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I'm just a medium height dude who has no problem with leg room in either interior style... although I did talk to a guy who was like 6'7 and drove a Bronco II. He said that the first gen was much more comfortable for him. Something about how the dash is angled gives very tall people more room was his opinion.
 

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It is hard to say, the second gen has a different shaped dash and I wouldn't say that the steering column might be shorter too.

The stupid steering wheel is what killed the Explorer and EB BII buckets.
 

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