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Warranty Plate Information 1960-69

Location: Rear face of the left (driver’s side) front door

 

Warranty Plate Information 1970+

Location: Rear face of the left (driver’s side) front door

 

Model Year Code

The first character = Last digit of model year:
5 = 1965 or 1975; 2 = 1962 or 1972; 8 = 1968 & so on.

 

Assembly Plant Code

The second character = Assembly plant where the car was manufactured.

A = Atlanta
B = Oakville
C = Chester
D = Dallas
E = Mahwah
F = Dearborn
G = Chicago
H = Lorain
J = Los Angeles
K = Kansas City
L = Long Beach
M = Memphis
N = Norfolk
P = Twin Cities
R = San Jose
S = Pilot Plant
T = Metuchen
U = Louisville
W = Wayne
X = St. Thomas
Y = Wixom
Z = St. Louis

 

Body Type Codes

53 = 4-Door Pillared Hardtop
63 = 2-Door Hardtop
54 = 4-Door Sedan
64 = 2-Door Sedan
57 = 4-Door Hardtop
65 = 2-Door Hardtop
58 = 4-Door Sedan
71 = Station Wagon
59 = 2-Door Station Wagon
75 = 4-Door Hardtop
62 = 2-Door Sedan
76 = Convertible
Note: The letter after the body type numbers denotes trim level of your car.

 

Production Date Code or Date of Manufacture

1960-1969: Date is listed by date (number) & month (letter), (17K = October 17th, 23E = May 23rd & so on):

A = January
G = July
B = February
H = August
C = March
J = September
D = April
K = October
E = May
L = November
F = June
M = December

1970-72: Month & year are indicated numerically before safety standard certification statement (07/70 = July 1970, 03/71 = March 1971 & so on).

 

Transmission Id Code Chart

Year
Code
Transmission
60-64
1
3-Speed Manual
60-64
2
Overdrive
60-64
3
Ford-O-Matic / 2-Speed
60-64
4
Cruise-O-Matic
60-64
5
4-Speed Manual
1964
6
C4 Automatic XP
60-64
C
Ford-O-Matic / 3-Speed
1965
1
3-Speed Manual
1965
4
Cruise-O-Matic
65-66
6
C4 Automatic / XP
65-67
2
Overdrive
65-67
5
4-Speed Manual
1966
4
C6 Automatic / XPL
1966
7
Cruise-O-Matic
1966
8
Cruise-O-Matic
66-67
1
3-Speed Manual / 2.77
66-67
3
3-Speed Manual / 3.03
1967
W
C4 Automatic / XP
1967
X
Cruise-O-Matic / F
67-69
Y
Cruise-O-Matic / MX
67-72
U
C6 Automatic / XPL
67-72
Z
Cruise-O-Matic / XPL
1968
1
3-Speed manual / 3.03
1968
5
4-Speed manual / 2.78
1968
T
Cruise-O-Matic / fmx-l
68-71
6
4-Speed Manual / 2.32
68-72
W
C4 Automatic / XP3
68-72
X
Cruise-O-Matic / fmx
1970
V
C4 Semi-Automatic
71-72
E
4-Speed Manual / Colt

 

MAC's DISCLAIMER:

The content MAC's presents on its "Vehicle Identification & Specification" pages & in its catalogs is for information use only and is intended to be used as a guide. While MAC's makes every effort to ensure accurate content, occasionally errors may occur. MAC's does not take responsibility & will not be held liable for any automotive parts purchases, repairs or restoration decisions made as a result of information presented here or anywhere in its catalogs.