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Body Plate Identification

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1960 Ford body data plate 
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1960

Location: Attached to the left front body pillar, between the front door hinges.
              Falcon: Attached to the left front door below the door lock.
SERIAL: Year, Assembly Plant, Body Series, Engine 1 0J31V
NUMBER: Production Sequence 1 155XXX
BODY: Body Style 64F
COLOR: Lower Body Color, Upper Body Color W
TRIM: Trim Color and Material Used 33
DATE: Production Date 16E
TRANS: Transmission Installed 1
AXLE: Rear Axle 1
 
Style
Galaxie Custom 300
Code Body Style Code Body Style
54A Town Sedan 58F 4 dr. Sedan
62A Club Sedan Wagon Courier 64H 2 dr. Sedan
75A Town Victoria Station Wagon
76A Convertible 59C 2 dr. Ranch Wagon
Fairlane 500 59E 2 dr. Commercial Ranch Wagon
58A Town Sedan 71E Station Wagon
64A Club Sedan Starliner
Fairlane 63A Club Victoria
58E Town Sedan Thunderbird
64F Club Sedan 63A Hardtop
64G Business Coupe 76A

Convertible

Falcon Country Sedan
58A 4 dr. Sedan 71F 9 Pass. Station Wagon
59A 2 dr. Ranch Wagon 71G 6 Pass. Station Wagon
64A 2 dr. Sedan Country Squire
71A 4 dr. Sta. wagon 71H 4 dr. Ranch Wagon
  Sunliner
76B Convertible
 
PAINT
Code Color Code Color
A Raven Black N 2 Diamond Blue
B Kingston Blue Q Orchard Gray
C Aquamarine R 2 Moroccan Ivory
E 2 Acapulco Blue S 2 Briarcliff Green
E Belmont Blue T Meadowvale Green
F Skymist Blue U 2 Springdale Rose
G Yosemite Yellow V 2 Palm Springs Rose
H Beachwood Brown W Adriatic Green
J Monte Carlo Red X 2 Royal Burgundy
K Sultana Turquoise Y 2 Gunpower Gray
M Corinthian White Z Platinum
Paint Chip Palette
 
Trim
Falcon Thunderbird
Code Color Code Color
11,21 Gray 5, 6 52 Blue 6
22 Blue 5, 6 53 Green 6
23 Green 5, 6 54 Beige 6
Ford 55 Red/White 6
31 Gray 5, 6 56 Black/White 6
32 Blue 5, 6 57 Turquoise 6
33 Green 5, 6 72 Turquoise 5, 6
34 Beige 5, 6 72 Blue 5, 6
35 Red 5, 6 73 Green 5, 6
36 White/Black 5, 6 74 Beige 5, 6
36 Black 5, 6 76 Black/Gray 5, 6
37 Turquoise 5, 6 84 Beige 7
38 Yellow 85 Red 7
39 Orchid 5, 6 86 Black 7
42,62 Blue 6 87 Turquoise 7
43,63 Green 6  
44 Beige 6
45 Black/Red 6
45 White/Red 6
46 Black 6
47,67 Turquoise 6
48 Yellow/Black 6
49 Orchid 6
 
Date
Code Month Code Month
A January N 8 January
B February P 8 February
C March Q 8 March
D April R 8 April
E May S 8 May
F June T 8 June
G July U 8 July
H August V 8 August
J September W 8 September
K October X 8 October
L November Y 8 November
M December Z 8 December
 
Trans
Code Transmission Code Transmission
1 Standard 3 2 Sp. Fordomatic
2 Overdrive 4 Cruise-O-Matic
 
Rear Axle
Regular Locking
Code Axle Ratio Code Axle Ratio
1 3.56:1 A 3.56:1
2 3.89:1 B 3.89:1
3 3.10:1 C 3.10:1
4 3.78:1  
6 3.22:1
8 2.91:1
9 3.70:1
 
1- See 1960 V.I.N information.

2- Thunderbird only
5- Cloth

6- Vinyl
7- Leather

8- Two year code letters to be used if
    1960 models exceed 12 months.
If there are any omissions or errors please let us know. Thank you
 
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