Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Why Join the The Falcon Club Of America?
FCA was formed to band together owners of the Falcon automobile to provide an exchange of ideas, technical information, amusing reminiscences and the availability of parts (often at a substantial discount). Lasting friendships are formed through local get-togethers and at the club’s National Meet each year.

For $30 a year, you’ll receive a variety of member benefits. A monthly newsletter with great articles, schedules of events, classified advertisements, and a host of other features will be delivered to your door each month. FCA also offers FCA regional chapters, technical advisors for your project, FCA On The Web, the Falcon Club Store, and other member benefits. Best of all, you will be supporting the preservation of our favorite cars and trucks.

How Do I Join The Falcon Club Of America?
You can fill out an application for FCA membership and print it and mail your application along with the membership fee or submit you can submit your application online and use your PayPal account to transfer the membership fee by clicking on the Membership Application Form.

That is all there is to it! If you do not own a printer, or have other difficulties, please contact us so we can get an application sent to you through the mail.

What Category is my Falcon in?

To find out view the Standard FCA Show Categories.

Are There Groups In My Area That I Can Join?
You can check out whether there is an FCA regional chapter near you viewing the Regional Chapter Listing.

We would encourage you to get involved with other Falcon owners in your area. If there is no chapter in your area, and you have a group of Falcon lovers interested in forming a new FCA chapter, please review the following page: New Chapter Process.

I am an FCA member. Can I Renew My Membership Online?
Yes. You can now renew your membership and pay dues via PayPal online by clicking on the “Our Club” tab on the drop down menu at the top of the webpage and selecting “Application & Renewal Form.”

I am an FCA member and I Did Not Receive My Newsletter.
If you’re having problems receiving your newsletter, contact the Membership Secretary.

I am an FCA member. Can I Place Ads in the National Falcon Club News Via Email?
Yes. E-Mail your ads to Newsletter Editor at the address in your newsletter or mail them to:

Janet Wilkerson, Editor
22806 Bradford Ln. Ct.
Blue Springs, MO 64105

No phone calls or faxes accepted. Please capitalize and punctuate correctly, limit to 50 words per ad. FCA members are entitled to two free ads per issue. All ads must contain name and contact info. For example:

1964 Falcon Futura 4 door. Six, auto. Some rust on floor pans. Needs restoration. Excellent glass and interior. $2000 OBO. Joe Falcon, 555-555-555 or 123falcon@email.com. PA

All FCA members ads must contain name, contact info, location, and FCA number to be free. Non FCA members ads are $10.00 each. Picture ads are $20.00. Ads must follow same guidelines as members.

I am an FCA member. Can I Submit Articles And Pictures For The National Falcon Club News Via Email?
Yes. E-Mail your ads to Newsletter Editor at the address in your newsletter or mail them to:

Janet Wilkerson, Editor
22806 Bradford Ln. Ct.
Blue Springs, MO 64105

Prints and digital photos will both be considered. Digital photos MUST be high resolution JPEGs, 300 dpi at 4X5 inches or larger. Please put your name and address on the back of your prints. Please let us know if they need to be returned.

I am an FCA member. Can I Send The Club Information Online To Let Someone Know I’m Having Problems Receiving The Newsletter? Can I Send Address Change Notices Online?
Yes. Please address all membership concerns, questions via email to the Membership Secretary. You can update your contact information with the Membership Contact Update Form. For regular mail, the address is published in every issue of the The National Falcon News.

Can You Tell Me How Much My Falcon Or Ranchero Is Worth?
We are afraid that we are not qualified to appraise your car, especially without seeing it. You can purchase classic car value guides at most newsstands that will help you judge the value of your car. These often come out in quarterly intervals and give values based on options, condition, etc. You can also get a sense of the value of a car by purchasing Hemmings Motor News on a monthly basis and tracking the advertised prices for cars similar to your own. Finally, the Falcon Club News classified advertisements are another excellent way to assess the value of your car.

How Can I Find That Falcon Or Ranchero That I Have Been Searching For?
You can find a good source of Falcons, Rancheros, Falcon Wagons, and Econolines by joining the Falcon Club Of America. Classified ads each month in The National Falcon News bring a wealth of information to your door.

I Have Been Searching Everywhere For A Part For My Car. Can You Help?
Once again, you can find a good source of parts by joining the Falcon Club Of America. Classified ads each month in The National Falcon News bring a wealth of information to your door including a number of Falcon and Ranchero used parts for sale, as well as ads from many Falcon new parts vendors.

Can This Web Site Help Me With Technical Questions?
With liability and other concerns, we do not offer technical advice on this site. We hope you understand. There are many other sites on the internet worth exploring concerning your questions. Web sites, FTP sites, forums, and other resources exist that can help you with your project.