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CHRYSLER * IMPERIAL

Body Plate Identification

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1966

Location: Imperial: On the engine cowl above the master Cylinder.   
              Chrysler: Above the top hinge of the driver's side door.
SO: Shipping Order #. Planned Delivery Date. Month/Date 310
NUMBER: Production Sequence 0001
BDY: Body Style 812
TRM: Trim Color and Material Used 801
PNT: Lower and Upper Body Color 8 CF1
 
Shipping Order Number
Code Month Code Month
1 January 7 July
2 February 8 August
3 March 9 September
4 April A October
5 May B November
6 June C December
 
Style
Newport New Yorker
Code Body Style Code Body Style
CL23 2 dr. Hardtop CH23 2 dr. Hardtop
CL27 2 dr. Convertible CH42 4 dr. Town Sedan
CL41 4 dr. Sedan CH43 4 dr. Hardtop
CL42 4 dr. Town Sedan Crown Imperial
CL43

4 dr. Hardtop

YM23 2 dr. Hardtop
CL45 6-Pass Town & Country Wagon YM27 2 dr. Convertible
CL46 9-Pass Town & Country Wagon YM43 4 dr. Hardtop
Chrysler 300 Imperial Lebaron
CM23 2 dr. Hardtop YH43 4 dr. Hardtop
CM27 2 dr. Convertible  
CM43 4 dr. Hardtop
 
Trim
New Yorker Newport
Code Color Code Color
H1D Blue 5, 6 L0D,L9D Blue 6
H1F Green 5, 6 L0X,L9X Black 6
H1J Turquoise 5, 6 L1D,L2D,L8D Blue 5, 6
H1R Red 5, 6 L1F,L2F,L8F Green 5, 6
H1T Tan 5, 6 L1JL2J,L8J Turquoise 5, 6
H4R Red 6 L1R,L2R,L8R Red 5, 6
H4W White 6 L1T,L2T,L8T Tan 5, 6
H4X Black 6 L5D,L7D Blue 6
H8N White/Black 6 L5R,L7R,L9R Red 6
Imperial Lebaron L5X,L7X Black 6
H3B Blue 7 L6X Black 5, 6
H3C White/Blue 7 L7T Tan 6
H3E Black/Gold 7 300
H3F Green 7 M1D Blue 5, 6
H3L Gold 7 M1N White/Black 5, 6
H3M Red 7 M3R Red 7
H3W White/Black 7 M3X Black 7
H3X Black 7 M4A Silver 6
H6A Silver/Black 5 M4D Blue 6
H7D Blue 5, 7 M4R Red 6
H7G Green/Gold 5, 7 M4T Tan 6
H7L Gold 5, 7 M4W White 6
H7P Black/Silver 5, 7 M4X Black 6
  Crown Imperial
M3B,M9B Blue 7
M3C,M9C White/Blue 7
M3E Black/Gold 7
M3F,M9F Green 7
M3L,M9L Gold 7
M3M,M9M Red 7
M3X,M9X Black 7
M3W,M9W White/Black 7
M7B,M8B Blue 5, 7
M7G,M8G Green/Gold 5, 7
M7L Gold 5, 7
M7M Red 5, 7
M7N,M8W White/Black 5, 7
M7P,M9A Black/Silver 5, 7
M7Q,M8Q Turquoise 5, 7
 
PAINT
Code Color Code Color
3 Dove Tan G Sequoia Green Metallic
4 Moss Gold Metallic K Frost Turquoise Metallic
5 Dusty Gold Metallic L Royal Turquoise Metallic
6 Lilac P Scorch Red
7 Ruby Metallic Q Spanish Red Metallic
8 Dark Plum Metallic R Daffodil Yellow
A Silver Mist Metallic S Ivory
B Black W Persian White
C Blue Powder X Desert Beige
D Crystal Blue Metallic Y Saddle Bronze
E Royal Blue Metallic Z Spice Gold Metallic
F Haze Green Metallic Paint Chip Palette
 
5- Cloth

6- Vinyl
7- Leather

8- Number indicates
    Two-tone, Sports-tone,
    Convertible top, etc..
 
 
If there are any omissions or errors please let us know. Thank you
 
1960 - 1961 - 1962 - 1963 - 1964 - 1965 - 1967 - 1968 - 1969 - 1970 - 1971 - 1972 - 1973 - 1974 - 1975