This is a list of episodes from the third season of Sanford and Son.
Twenty-five episodes were written for this season, but the nineteenth was never taped due to contract disputes between Redd Foxx and producers, so Foxx was absent from the last six episodes of the season.
While visiting the home of Lamont's white drama teacher, Fred surprises the woman's parents and exposes their prejudices as well as his own.
Inspired by a visit to an astrologist, Lamont seeks peace with his father, but Fred is convinced that his indigestion may be fatal.
After Fred witnesses a burglary at Julio's place but refuses to identify the culprits, Lamont and Julio turn the tables to show Fred the value of being a good neighbor.
Rollo and Lamont convince Fred to let their three-girl singing act stay at the house, but Fred and his rowdy friends ruin the opening performance.
Fred's new TV turns out to be one stolen from Grady, so Fred tries to unload it on Julio.
After Bubba spots Lamont and Rollo mistakenly entering a gay bar, an incredulous Fred tries to find out if his son has become a homosexual.
Convinced that Lamont is abandoning the business, Fred takes a bed at a seedy flophouse.
To claim an inheritance in St. Louis, a nervous Fred must take his first airplane flight.
To spoil Fred's wedding plans with Donna, Lamont uses Esther and other family members to wreak havoc.
Fred donates a collection of Blind Mellow Jelly records to a library for a tax deduction, but after learning of the records' monetary value, he cooks up a scheme to get them back.
Lamont regrets his birthday gift to Fred of a pool table, which has turned the house into a billiards room for Fred and his shiftless friends.
To make some extra cash, Fred and Lamont take in Grady as a boarder but soon regret the decision.
After the death of a friend, Fred and his buddies throw a party to feel young again but run out of gas long before they can make time with a group of younger women.
Longtime family friend Grip comes to visit, with a shocking claim: he thinks he is Lamont's real father.
When Lamont tries to contest a traffic ticket, Fred creates disorder in the court.
Angry with Julio for leaving junk on his property, Fred gets a surveyor to mark the property line but is not pleased with the results.
Fed up with all of Fred's fake heart attacks, Lamont forces his father to check into the hospital for tests.
Lamont and Rollo set up a rendezvous at Rollo's place with two girls that doesn't go as planned, but Fred stops by and saves the day.
Beaten up by a barroom bully, Lamont takes karate lessons to defend himself against the thug.
A confused woman visits the house, insisting that Grady is Fred, the man with whom she had spent a drunken evening.
With Fred away in St. Louis, Grady rules the house with an iron fist.
Woody comes to stay with Lamont and Grady after a fight with Esther.
Spooked by his girlfriend's marriage ideas, Lamont uses Grady as the reason he can't tie the knot.
Grady's cousin Emma comes to visit and tries to take advantage of his hospitality.