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FORD

1961 - 1962 - 1963 - 1964 - 1965 - 1966 - 1967 - 1968 - 1969 - 1970 - 1971 - 1972 - 1973 - 1974 - 1975
Wanted: Pictures of VIN plates for all model years.

1960

First Digit: Second Digit:
Code Model Year Code Assembly Plant
0 1960 A Atlanta, GA
  C Chester, PA
D Dallas, TX
E Mahwah, NJ
F Dearborn, MI
G Chicago, IL
H Lorain, OH
J Los Angeles, CA
K Kansas City, KS
N Norfolk, VA
P Twin Cities, MN
R San Jose, CA
S Pilot Plant
T Metuchen, NJ
U Louisville, KY
Y Wixom, MI
 
Third & Fourth Digits:
Code Body Style Code Body Style
Falcon Galaxie
11 2 dr. Sedan 51 2 dr. Club Sedan
12 4 dr. Sedan 52 4 dr. Town Sedan
21 Station Wagon 53 2 dr. Starliner Club Victoria
22 4 dr. Station Wagon 54 4 dr. Town Victoria
Custom 300 55 2 dr. Sunliner Convertible
31 2 dr. Sedan Station Wagons
32 4 dr. Sedan 61 2 dr. Ranch Wagon
Fairlane 62 4 dr. Ranch Wagon
31 2 dr. Club Sedan 64 6 Pass. 4 dr. Country Sedan
32 4 dr. Town Sedan 66 9 Pass. 4 dr. Country Sedan
33 Business Sedan 68 9 Pass. 4 dr. Country Squire
Fairlane 500 69 2 dr. Courier Commercial Ranch Wagon
41 2 dr. Club Sedan Thunderbird
42 4 dr. Town Sedan 71 2 dr. Hardtop
    73 2 dr. Convertible
   
Fifth Digit: Last Six Digits:
Code Engine Production Numbers
G 8-352 4 bar. carb., Lo Comp. Export, 84 octane 100001/^
T 8-292 2 bar. carb., Lo Comp. Export, 84 octane  
V 6-223
W 8-292 2 bar. carb
X 8-352 2 bar. carb.
Y 8-352 4 bar. carb.
Falcon
D 6-144 OHV lo. Comp. 84 octane
S 6-144 OHV
Thunderbird
J 8-430
Y 8-352
 
Location: 
Full Sized Ford - Stamped into the frames top right side-rail 
                              forward of the front suspension member.
Thunderbird - Stamped into the top front fender cross-brace
                          on the right side of the hood lock plate.
Falcon - Stamped from the top of the firewall to the left front
               wheelhouse.
/^ = And up  
1961 - 1962 - 1963 - 1964 - 1965 - 1966 - 1967 - 1968 - 1969 - 1970 - 1971 - 1972 - 1973 - 1974 - 1975