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1979 Lincoln Versailles
Optional Equipment

Image: 1979 Lincoln Versailles options and features

Shown above: Speed Control (standard); Tilt Steering Wheel; Wire Wheel Covers (no charge option) and Forged Aluminum Wheels (standard); Power Moonroof; Valino Grain Half-Vinyl Coach Roof (no charge option); AM/FM Stereo Radios with Quad-8 Tape (standard); 8-Track Tape or Cassette Tape (credit items); Automatic Climate Control (standard) and Rear Window Defroster; and Outside Illuminated Thermometer.

Image: 1979 Lincoln Versailles Garage Door Opener Control
Above: Integral Electric Garage Door or Gate Opener Control, $92


Order Code - Option (Price)
Reclining Bucket Seat Group ($491)
Includes: Reclining Bucket Seats, Console with Warning Lights, Leather and Vinyl Trim
Leather and Vinyl Trim (Flight Bench Seat—$312)
48 - Integral Electric Garage Door Opener Control ($92)
71 - AM/FM Stereo Cassette Tape* ($168 Credit)
72 - AM/FM Stereo 8-Track Tape ($168 Credit)
75 - 40-Channel Citizens Band Radio ($321)
22 - Power Lock Convenience Group ($155)
Includes: Power Door Locks and Electric Deck Lid Release
Speed Control ($124)
78 - Tilt Steering Wheel (Not available with Floor-Mounted Shift—$81)
04 - Floor-Mounted Shift (Bucket Seat Group required—$36; not available with Tilt Steering Wheel)


44 - Defroster Group ($121)
Includes: Electric Rear Window Defroster and Heated Left-Hand Remote Control Mirror
LF - Electric Rear Window Defroster (Included in Defroster Group, mandatory in New York State—$101)
51 - Illuminated Outside Thermometer ($28)
Traction-Lok Axle ($71)
YS - California Emissions System ($84)
LG - Engine Block Heater ($21)
37 - Front License Plate Bracket (No Charge; required with front license plates)

*Denotes new or revised option for 1979
The Premium Bodyside Molding was standard on earlier models, became a no charge option in 1979, and optional late in the model year.

Image: 1979 Lincoln Versailles at estate gates


Order Code - Option (Price)
Valino Grain Half-Vinyl Coach Roof with Frenched Backlite* (No Charge)
Full Vinyl Roof* (with Moonroof only—No Charge; late availability)
91/92 - Dual-Shade Paint ($63)
60 - Premium Bodyside Molding* (Initially No Charge; Required with Dual-Shade Paint; Late Model Year—$77)
23 - Power Moonroof ($1,088)
Colors available: Silver, Brown, and Rose
59 - Protective Bodyside Molding with Black Vinyl Insert ($51)
85 - Wire Wheel Covers (No Charge)
90 - Appearance Protection Group ($87)
Includes: Door Edge Guards, Floor Mats, and License Plate Frames
63 - Lower Bodyside Protection ($35)