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Town Wagon and Panel Reference Literature

Information specific to Town Wagon and Panel's can be hard to find. Most of the useful information I have located has been in books and materials for Dodge Trucks in the 1950's through 1971 timeframe.

This section has several links to books and manuals that may be of interest. I also have some manuals for sale. 


Reference Books:

The following table lists trade books that I have found useful for history, reference, and photo's. If a particular book interests you, just click on the title, and a detailed description from Booksellers will appear. You can even order the book at a discount online, if you wish!

Title Author Publisher ISBN # Comments
Dodge Pickup Color History Don Bunn & Mike Miller Motorbooks Int'l 0-7603-0170-0 Very Nice pictures
Illustrated Dodge Pickup Buyer's Guide Don Bunn Motorbooks Int'l 0-87938-847-1 Good Background. Simple "value" assesment for different models and years.
Dodge Pickups : History and Restoration Guide, 1918-1971 Don Bunn & Tom Brownell Motorbooks Int'l 0-87938-491-3 Good Background on model year changes.
Dodge Trucks, 1948 Through 1960: Photo Archive PA Letourneau Iconografix 1-882256-37-9 Many B&W photos

Factory Manuals

There are also factory service and parts manuals I have found to be useful. As I have sold my TW, these are for sale. E-mail if you are interested.


Price Publisher Part Number


tw_svc_p.jpg (10948 bytes)Dodge Truck Service Manual
P Series 1960
$45  Mopar 81-370-0030 1960 Model year. L6 (flathead) procedures.
tw_svc_r.jpg (9950 bytes)Dodge Truck Service Procedure Manual
R Series 1961 (supplement)
$35 Mopar 81-371-0048 Supplement to "P" Series (1960) manual. Includes /6 engine.
tw_svc_s.jpg (8797 bytes)Dodge Truck
"S" Series Model 100-600
$40 Mopar 81-370-4350 Originally 1963, updated to cover '64
tw_parts.jpg (9649 bytes)Dodge Truck Parts Catalog 1960
(revised 1/61)
$45 Mopar 81-690-0005 Very useful part numbers and exploded diagrams

Dealer Brochures

I also have a couple of '64 and '65 factory brochures that include the Town Wagon and Panel. I may try to scan them in at some point.