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Body Plate Identification

Wanted pictures of body plates

1960

Location: Riveted to the left front body pillar between the front door hinges.

Serial Number: Year, Assy. Plant, Body Series, Engine Type, Unit Number. (A repeat of the VIN.)

0U15-70001
Body: Body Style 64A
Color: Lower and Upper Body Color EF
Trim: Trim Color and Material Used 20
Date: Production Date 15K
Trans: Transmission 1
Axle: Rear Axle 1
 
Body
Ranger Villager
Code Body Style Code Body Style
63A,63B 2 dr. Hardtop 71E 9-Pass 4 dr. Sta. Wagon
64A 2 dr. Sedan 71F 6-Pass 4 dr. Sta. Wagon
57A,57B 4 dr. Hardtop  
58A,58B 4 dr. Sedan
76B 2 dr. Convertible
 
Color
Code Color Code Color
A Black Velvet N Sahara Beige
C Turquoise Q Lilac Metallic
E Cadet Blue Metallic R Buttercup Yellow
F Hawaiian Blue T Sherwood Green Metallic
H Alaskan Gold Metallic U Bronze Rose Metallic
J Regal Red W Sea Foam Green
K Turquoise Metallic Z Cloud Silver Metallic
M Polar White  
 
Trim
Ranger Deluxe Ranger Convertible
Code Color Code Color
11 Silver/Gray 5, 6 54 Gold 6
15 Red/Gray 5, 6 55 Red/Silver 6
17 Turquoise/Gray 5, 6 56 Black 6
Ranger Standard 57 Turquoise 6
20 Silver/Black 5, 6  
22 Blue/Black 5, 6
23 Green/Brown 5, 6
24 Gold/Brown 5, 6
25 Red/Black 5, 6
 
Date
Code Month Code Month
A January G July
B February H August
C March J September
D April K October
E May L November
F June M December
 
Transmission
Code Type Code Type
1 Standard 4 Dual Power 3 Speed
3 Mile-O-Matic 2 speed  
 
Axle
Code Standard Ratio Code Equa-Lock Ratio
1 3:56 to 1 A 3:56 to 1
2 3:89 to 1 B 3:89 to 1
3 3:10 to 1 C 3:10 to 1
8 2:91 to 1  
 
5- Cloth

6- Vinyl
 
 
 
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