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CHRYSLER * IMPERIAL

Body Plate Identification

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1969

Location: On a plate attached to the fender shield under the hood.  
Body Code: Make, Class, Body Style CH23
Engine Code: Engine Iinstalled 83
Transmission: Tranny Installed 6
VIN Number: Last Nine Digits 000000001
Paint: Two-Digit Upper Body Color A9
Paint: Two-Digit Lower Body Color AB1
Trim: Trim Color and Material Used H1Q
Special Trim: Accent Trim Color P
 
Style
Newport New Yorker
Code Body Style Code Body Style
CE23 2 dr. Hardtop CH23 2 dr. Hardtop
CE27 2 dr. Convertible CH41 4 dr. Sedan
CE41 4 dr. Sedan CH43 4 dr. Hardtop
CE43 4 dr. Hardtop Town & Country

Newport Custom

CP45 6-Pass 4 dr. Sta. Wagon
CL23 2 dr. Hardtop CP46 9-Pass 4 dr. Sta. Wagon
CL41 4 dr. Sedan Lebaron
CL43 4 dr. Hardtop YH23 2 dr. Hardtop
Chrysler 300 YH43 4 dr. Hardtop
CM23 2 dr. Hardtop Crown Imperial
CM27 Convertible YM23 2 dr. Hardtop
CM43 4 dr. Hardtop YM41 4 dr. Sedan
  YM43 4 dr. Hardtop
 
Engine
Code Engine Code Engine
E61 V8-383 2 Bar Carb. E85 V8-440 4 Bar Carb.
E63 V8-383 4 Bar Carb. E86 V8-440 4 Bar Carb., High Perf.
 
Transmission
Code Transmission Code Transmission
D31 3-Speed Auto D34 Special Order
D32 3-Speed Auto HD  
 
Trim
Newport Newport Custom
Code Color Code Color
E1D Blue 5, 6 L3D Blue 5, 6
E1G Green 5, 6 L3G Green 5, 6
E1L Champagne 5, 6 L3Q Turquoise 5, 6
E1Q Turquoise 5, 6 L3X Black 5, 6
E1X Black 5, 6 L3Y Gold 5, 6
E2D Blue 6 L4D Blue 6
E2X,E6X Black 6 L4E Briar 6
E2Y Gold 6 L4X,L8X Black 6
E2T Saddle 6 L7E Briar 5, 6
E6T Tan 6 L7L Champagne 5, 6
E6W White/Black 6 Crown Imperial
Town & Country Wagon M1D Blue 5, 6
E4D Blue 6 M1G Green 5, 6
E4E Briar 6 M1K Walnut/Beige 5, 6
E4G,E8G Green 6 M1M Burgundy 5, 6
E4T Saddle 6 M1Q Turquoise 5, 6
E4X,E8X Black 6 M1X Black 6, 7
E7L Champagne 5, 6 300
New Yorker M3G Green 5, 6
H1D,H3D,H7D Blue 5, 6 M3X Black 5, 6
H1G,H3G Green 5, 6 M3Y Gold 5, 6
H1Q,H3Q Turquoise 5, 6 M4D,M6D Blue 6
H1X,H3X Black 5, 6 M4E Briar 6
H1Y,H3Y Gold 5, 6 M4X,M6X Black 6
H6D Blue 6 M5L Champagne 5, 6
H6T Saddle 6 M6G Green 6
H6W White/Black 6 M6T Saddle 6
H6X,H8X Black 6 M6W White/Black 6
H7L Champagne 5, 6 Imperial Lebaron
H7E Briar 5, 6 MDD,MBD Blue 5, 7
H8L Champagne 6 MDG,MBG Green 5, 7
HST Saddle 6 MDK,MBK Walnut/Beige 5, 7
  MDM,MBM Burgundy 5, 7
MDQ,MBQ Turquoise 5, 7
MDX,MBX Black 5, 7
MSB,MSD,MRB Blue 7
MSG,MRG Green 7
MSR Red 7
MST,MRT Saddle 7
MSW,MRW White 7
MSX,MRX Black 7
MSY,MSN Gold 7
 
PAINT
Code Color Code Color
A4 Platinum Metallic M9 Deep Plum
A9 Charcoal Metallic Q4 Aquamarine Metallic
B3 Bahama Blue Metallic R6 Crimson
B7 Jubilee Blue Metallic T3 Bronze Mist Metallic
B9 Midnight Blue Metallic T5 Burnished Bronze Metallic
E7 Dark Briar Metallic T7 Tuscan Bronze Metallic
F3 Surf Green Metallic W1 Spinnaker White
F5 Avocado Metallic X9 Formal Black
F8 Jade Green Metallic Y3 Antique Ivory
F9 Dark Emerald Metallic Y4 Classic Gold Metallic
L1 Sandalwood Paint Chip Palette
 
5- Cloth

6- Vinyl
7- Leather

 
 
If there are any omissions or errors please let us know. Thank you
 
1960 - 1961 - 1962 - 1963 - 1964 - 1965 - 1966 - 1967 - 1968 - 1970 - 1971 - 1972 - 1973 - 1974 - 1975