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1996 Ford Bronco - Desolate Motorsports built - Price dropped even more

ID# 187133Posted Jul 10
For_sale $40,000

Clean long travel 1996 Bronco. Full interior. Title in hand. Recently smogged and registered. Email or text is best please.


- 174XXX miles
- 5.8L 351w V8
- E40D auto trans with push button 4WD and 4LO
- Solo motor mounts
- All coolant system hoses replaced 2017
- Rear main seal and oil pan gasket replaced 2018
- Radiator replaced in 2018
- Water pump and thermostat 2020
- New plugs, wires 2020
- 130amp alternator 2021
- Optima Yellowtop battery
- Magnaflow muffler
- Stock Bronco rear axle with Desolate truss and billet fill cap
- 4.56 gears Front and rear
- Rear driveshaft with 1350 U-joints
- ARB Air locker in rear
- Spare rear driveshaft and complete spare steering mounted on passenger side frame rail
- Front third member converted to 1980-82 type, Detroit tru-trac
- Passes smog
- Factory Ford alcoa wheels
- 4 BFG KM3 M/T 35”x12.5”x15”, 1 BFG KM2 M/T spare


- Front (17" Travel):
o Desolate Motorsports Stage 3 long travel (stock width) with King 2.5” coilover and 2.0” airbumps, extended brake lines, HD steering kit, Red head steering box, Borgeson steering shaft, blitzkrieg locking spindle nuts, HD balljoints, Warn locking hubs, engine cage, radius arm spreader bar support, FK Heims

- Rear (17" Travel):
o Desolate Motorsports V562 Long travel leaf springs (works better than Q80 for this weight), fabricated front and rear spring hangers, shackles, under bed shock mount, King 2.5” 3-tube bypass shocks (recently rebuilt with new shafts and shock shaft covers), desolate sway bar

- Keyless Entry
- Power locks
- Power windows
- Power mirrors
- Working windshield wipers and sprayers
- Desolate B-pillar back roll cage, powdercoated
- Custom brackets for scissor jack, winch, subwoofer
- Adjustable height aluminum shelf
- (2) Mastercraft storage bags mounted to roll cage.
- Mastercraft Baja RS seats front, Mastercraft bench rear, dirtsports tan
- (4) KC cyclone interior lights
- Tuffy Center Console with dividers and custom fabric to match seats
- ICOM 50w race radio
- Switchpros 9100 switch panel
- Kenwood head unit with DAC, Bluetooth audio/calling, CD, Etc.
- Kicker speakers
- 10” Subwoofer with amp
- All windows 20% tint
- Entire floor has sound deadening
- New headliner front and rear
- All weather floor mats in front and cargo area
- Polyurethane cab mounts
- A/C, heat, defrost all work great except fan only works on high speed
- Full trim on interior, no cracks in dash
- Rear window tracks recently taken apart and cleaned, greased, etc. works smooth
- New weatherstripping around doors, between body and shell, tailgate and window
- Spare fuel pump, rear window motor, and wheel spacer in cab

- Desolate front bumper with Valence, skid plate, front tow receiver, (5) KC Pro-6 LED lights. Baja HID headlights
- Desolate rear bumper with spare tire support
- Stock rear tire swinger with tire location moved over, antenna mount
- Desolate custom full shell length roof rack with KC dust light, KC reverse light, Maxtrax mounts (maxtrax included), and (2) 3 gallon rotopax with locking mounts, 2 fork mounts for bikes (bolt-in, removed for now, included with sale)
- Fuel tank skid plate
- Desolate transfer case skid plate
- ARB air compressor under hood
- Fiberglass hood with reinforced hinges and hood pins
- Rear tow hitch
- WARN VR-8 Winch with synthetic line, mounted in cab on multi-mount. Fits into trailer hitch in front or rear and connects with pre-wired Anderson connectors.
- Hammock mount and hammock from Adventure Hammock Systems sold separately for $350 ($650+ retail including hammock)

Known issues:
- Driverside power unlock button does not work, lock button does
- minor paint peeling on side of shell, a little more on top
- minor crack starting on passenger side fender interior - if battery is relocated that should probably fix the problem
- slow oil leak from rear main seal - normal for this motor and 2 piece rear main. If you leave it sitting for months a few drips may come out. very slow.
- climate control fan speeds below high do not work

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