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Automotive Mileposts  
Standard Equipment
1979 Continental Mark V
(Collector's Series and Designer Editions have individual pages)
Clearcoat Paint (Metallics only)
Opera Windows with laminated
   Continental Star (not available
   with Carriage Roof)
Chrome-plated Grille
Stand-up Hood Ornament
Concealed Dual Headlamps
Rub Strips and Bumper Guards
Cornering Lamps
Functional Hood Louvers
Premium Bodyside Mouldings
Luxury Wheel Covers
Remote Control Left-Hand Mirror
Owner's Initials (ordered from Owner's
   Manual after delivery)
Fully Lined Luggage Compartment with
   Spare Tire Cover
18-ounce Cut-Pile Carpeting in Passenger
Door Closing Assist Straps
Twin Comfort Lounge Seats
Pleated Ultravelour Cloth Seat Upholstery
Front Seat Center Armrests
Power Seat, Six-Way (Driver's side only)
Walnut Woodtone Applique on Instrument
   Panel, Steering Wheel, and other
   interior components
Cartier Day/Date Clock
AM/FM Monaural Radio with Four Speakers and
Power Antenna   
Trip Odometer
Headlamps-On Warning Buzzer
Washer Fluid Level Warning Light
Instrument Panel Warning Lights for Alternator,
Engine Temperature, Oil Pressure, Low Fuel,   
Door Ajar, Brake System, and Seat Belts   
Visor-Mounted Vanity Mirror
Luggage Compartment Light, Glove Box Light,
Instrument Panel Courtesy Light, Engine   
Compartment Light, Ashtray Lights, Dome   
Light, Door Panel Courtesy   
Lights, and Rear Pillar Lights   
6.6 L (400 CID) Engine
Select-Shift Automatic Transmission
Power Steering
Four-Wheel Power Disc Brakes
Power Windows
Automatic Temperature Control
Tinted Glass
Solid-State Ignition
Dual-Note Horn
White Sidewall Michelin Steel-Belted Radial Tires
Inflatable Spare Tire
Coolant Recovery System
Additional standard equipment on all Designer Editions:
(Links are provided for each Edition at bottom of page.)
Interior Light Group, Six-Way Power Passenger Seat, Owner's Nameplate in 22-Karat Gold Finish, Lower Bodyside Protection Molding, Monogram on Decklid, Paint Stripes, and Signature or Logo in Opera Window.

In addition to items above:

Bill Blass: Tu-tone Paint, Carriage or Full Vinyl Roof, Leather Seating Surfaces, Turbine-Style Cast Aluminum Wheels.
Cartier: Landau Vinyl Roof, Landau Roof Molding with Integrated Coach Lamps, Leather Seating Surfaces or Media Velour Interior Trim, Color-Keyed Turbine-Style Cast Aluminum Wheels.
Givenchy: Front-Half Valino Grain Vinyl Roof, Leather Seating Surfaces, Color-Keyed Turbine-Style Cast Aluminum Wheels, "G" Broadlace Insert on Seat Backs.
Pucci: Full Vinyl Roof, Pucci Material Covers the Padded Insert on the Illuminated Visor Vanity Mirror Covers, Wire Wheel Covers.

See the 1979 Continental Mark V Collector's Series page for details on its extensive standard equipment.
Luxury Wheel Cover AM/FM Monaural Radio

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^ TOP: AM/FM Monaural Radio
Bill Blass EditionCartier EditionGivenchy EditionPucci Edition