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1962 Lincoln Continental
Optional Equipment

Options were few but notable, with several new items introduced

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Air Conditioner ($505.60)
Tinted Glass ($53.65)
Six-Way Power Seat ($118.95)
Power Vent Windows* ($75.60)
Electric Radio Antenna* ($32.60)
Speed Control ($96.80)
Leather Upholstery (standard on Convertible—$100.00 on Sedan)
Outside Rearview Mirror ($5.10)
Outside Remote Control Rearview Mirror* (late introduction—$12.00)

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Directed Power Differential ($57.50)
Heavy Duty Suspension ($28.60)
Front Seat Belts ($16.80)
Walnut Instrument Panel and Door Panel Applique or Leather Grained Vinyl Instrument Panel Inserts with Brushed Aluminum Door Panel Inserts (no charge)
Automatic Deck Lid Release* (Sedan only—$53.40)
Automatic Headlight Dimmer* ($45.60)

*New option for 1962

Image: 1962 Lincoln Continental instrument panel

Above: 1962 Lincoln Continental instrument panel. Note the large ash tray just below the radio. If optional Air Conditioning had been ordered, this ash tray would be deleted and air registers would fill the area below the radio. The Automatic Speed Control ($96.80) controls are located on the lower section of the instrument panel, to the right of the steering column. The Walnut paneling was standard, but could be replaced with color-keyed vinyl inserts on the instrument panel at no additional charge.