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Body Plate Identification

1960 -1961 - 1962 - 1963 - 1964 - 1965 - 1966 - 1967 - 1968 - 1969 - 1971 - 1972 - 1973 - 1974 - 1975
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Location: Under the hood attached to the right or left fender, Cowl, or Radiator Cross member.  
                Read left to right bottom to top.
Line 1: Engine code Digits 1-2-3 E61
Line 1: Transmission code Digits 4-5-6 D11
Line 1: Car line Digit 7 C
Line 1: Price class Digit 8 E
Line 1: Body type Digits 9-10 AF
Line 1: Engine code Digit 11 L
Line 1: Model year code Digit 12 0
Line 1: Assembly plant code Digit 13 A
Line 1: Production sequence Last six digits XXXXXX
Line 2: Lwr body paint code Digits 1-2-3 EW1
Line 2: Trim code Digits 4-5-6-7 D11
Line 2: Price class Digit 4 C
Line 2: Seat and fabric Digit 5 E
Line 2: Interior color Digits 6-7 A9
Line 2: Upper door frame color Digits 8-9-10 Not Listed
Line 2: Month code Digit 11 7
Line 2: Day of month code Digits 12-13 A
Line 2: Production sequence Last six digits XXXXXX
Line 3: Upper body/vinyl color code Digit 1-2-3 V1G
Car Line
Code Make Code Make
D Dodge W Coronet
L Dart X Charger
J Challenger  
Code CID Code CID
E06 Special Order 6-cyl B 198 1-BC 6-cyl
E08 Special Order 8-cyl C 225 1-BC 6-cyl
E22 198 1-BC 6-cyl E Special Order 6-cyl
E24 225 1-BC 6-cyl G 318 2-BC
E25 225 1-BC 6-cyl H 340 4-BC
E44 318 2-BC J 340 3-2-BC
E55 340 4-BC L 383 2-BC
E61 383 2-BC N 383 4-BC Hi-Perf Hemi
E63 383 4-BC R 426 2-4-BC Hi-Perf Hemi
E74 426 4-BC Hi-Perf Hemi T 440 4-BC
E85 440 4-BC U 440 4-BC Hi-Perf
E86 440 4-BC Hi-Perf V 440 3-2-BC
E87 440 3-2-BC Hi-Perf Z Special Order 8-cyl
Code Type Code Type
D11 3-spd Manual D31 3-spd Automatic
D12 3-spd Manual D32 3-spd Automatic
D13 3-spd Manual D36 3-spd Automatic
D21 4-spd Manual D49 Special Order
Code Class Code Class
H High S Special
K Police T Taxi
L Low N New York Taxi
M Medium O Superstock
P Premium  
Code Type Code Type
21 2 dr. Sedan 41 4 dr. Sedan
23 2 dr. Hardtop 43 4 dr. Hardtop
27 Convertible 45 Sta. Wagon 2-seat
29 2 dr. Sport Hrdtp 46 Sta. Wagon 3-seat
Assembly Plant
Code Assembly Plant Code Assembly Plant
A Lynch Rd, Detroit F Newark, DE
B Hamtramck, MI G St. Louis, MO
C Jefferson Ave, Detroit H New Stanton, PA
D Belvidere, IL P Wyoming, MI
E Los Angeles, CA R Windsor, Ontario CAN
Body Paint
Code Color Code Color
EA4 Silver Metallic FQ3 Light Turquoise Metallic
EA9 Dark Gray Metallic ER6 Red
EB3 Light Blue Metallic DR8 Burgundy Metallic
EB5 Bright Blue Metallic FT3 Tan Metallic
EB7 Medium Blue Metallic FT6 Dark Tan Metallic
FC7 Plum Crazy Metallic EV2 Hemi-Orange
FE5 Bright Red EW1 Eggshell White
FF4 Light Green Metallic TX9 Black
EF8 Dark Green Metallic FY1 Top Banana
FJ5 SubLime DY2 Yellow
FJ6 Green Go DY3 Cream
EK2 Go Mango FY4 Light Gold Metallic
FK5 Deep Burnt Orange Metallic FY6 Gold Metallic
BL1 Beige C37D Corporate Blue
FM3 Panther Pink 999 Special Order
Seat & Fabric
Code Type Code Type
1 Cloth & Vinyl Bench 5 Cloth & Vinyl Bucket
2 Vinyl Bench 6 Vinyl Bucket
3 Cloth & Vinyl Split Bench R Vinyl & Leather Bucket
4 Vinyl Split Bench  
Interior Fabric
Code Color Code Color
A5 Gray M9 Burgundy
A8 Black Forest P6 Teal
A9 Dark Gray R9 Oxblood
B3 Light Blue T3 Light Tan
B5 Medium Blue T5 Tan
B7 Dark Blue TW Tan & White
BW White & Blue TT Walnut & Beige
E4 Red X9 Black
EW White & Red XA Black & Charcoal
F4 Light Green XP Black & Peacock
FW White & Green XW White & Black
F8 Green XY Black & Gold
K4 Burnt Orange YX Gold & Black
KW White & Burnt Orange Y4 Gold
L2 Beige Challenger
Charger SE HRK4 Burnt Orange
CRB5 Blue HRT5 Tan
CRF8 Green HRX9 Black
CRT5 Tan  
CRXA Black & Charcoal
Month of Manufacture
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
Body & Roof
Code Color Code Color
V01 Paint-mono tone V60 Sport Strpes Longtudinal Tpe
V02 Paint-two tone V6B " Blue
V08 Paint, Trim&Vinyl Roof Waiver V6F " Green
V09 Paint Special Order V6H " Trans Am Black
V10 Vinyl Roof V6J " Chartreuse
V1F " Green V6K " Burnt Orange
V1G " Gator Grain N/A Dart V6M " Magenta
V1J " Walnut Pattern V6R " Red
V1L " Champagne V6W " White
V1W " White V6X " Black
V1X " Black V6Y " Gold
V1Y " Turquoise Grain V68 Sport Stripes Delete
V19 " Special Order V70 Accent Stripes Paint
V21 Paint-Hood Performance V7B " Blue
V22 Delete Sprt Hood Treatment V7F " Green
V23 Delete Lwr Bdy Orignal Pnt V7R " Red
V24 Paint-Hood Perf. w/eng callout V7W " White
V30 Convertible Top V7X " Black
V3W Convertible Top White V78 " Delete
V3X Convertible Top Black V80 Sport Stripes Tape
V50 Mouldings-protect. vinyl bdyside V8B " Blue
V5B " Bright Blue V8F " Green
V5F " Light Green V8R " Red
V5K " Burnt Orange V8W " White
V5R " Red V8X " Black
V5T " Tan V8Y " Gold
V5W " White V88 " Delete
V5X " Black V90 Bumble Bee Paint Stripes
V5Y " Citron Gold V9B " Blue
  V9T " Tan
V9W " White
V9X " Black
V9Y " Gold
V98 " Delete
Paint Chip Palette
If there are any omissions or errors please let us know. Thank you
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