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FORD

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Wanted: Pictures of VIN plates for all model years.

1970

First Digit: Second Digit:
Code Model Year Code Assembly Plant
0 1970 A Atlanta, GA
  B Oakville, Ont. Canada
D Dallas, TX
E Mahwah, NJ
F Dearborn, MI
G Chicago, IL
H Lorain, OH
J Los Angeles, CA
K Kansas City, KS
L Michigan Truck
N Norfolk, VA
P Twin Cities, MN
R San Jose, CA
S Allen Park Pilot Plant
T Metuchen, NJ
U Louisville, KY
W Wayne, MI
X St. Thomas, Ont., Canada
Y Wixom, MI
 
Third & Fourth Digits:
Code Body Style Code Body Style
Mustang Ford
01 Hardtop Standard, 1 51 4 dr. Sedan Custom 2
02 Fastback Standard, 1 53 4 dr. Sedan Custom 500 2
03 Convertible Standard, 1 54 4 dr. Sedan Galaxie 500 2
04 Hardtop Grande, 1 55 2 dr. Fastback Hardtop Galaxie 2
05 Fastback Mach I, 1 56 4 dr. Hardtop Galaxie 2
Falcon 58 2 dr. Formal Hardtop Galaxie 500 2
10 2 dr. Sedan 2 60 2 dr. Fastback Hardtop Ford XL, 1, 2
11 4 dr. Sedan 2 61 Convertible Ford XL, 1, 2
12 4 dr. Sta. Wagon Standard, 2 62 2 dr. Hardtop Formal LTD & Brougham, 2, 3
20 2 dr. Sedan Futura, 2 64 4 dr. Sedan LTD & Brougham, 2, 3
21 4 dr. Sedan Futura, 2 66 4 dr. Hardtop LTD & Brougham, 2, 3
23 4 dr. Sta. Wagon Futura, 2 70 6-Pass. Ranch Sta. Wagon 2
Fairlane 71 6 Pass. Ranch Sta. Wagon Custom 500 2
28 4 dr. Sedan 2 72 Ranch Sta. Wagon Custom 500 2, Dual Face Rear
29 2 dr. Hardtop 2 73 6 Pass. Sta. Wagon Country Sedan, 2
30 2 dr. Hardtop Torino, 2 74 Sta. Wagon Country Sedan, 2 Dual Face Rear
31 4 dr. Sedan Torino, 2 75 Sta. Wagon Country Squire, 2
32 4 dr. Hardtop Torino, 2 76 Sta. Wagon Country Squire, 2 Dual Face Rear
33 2 dr. Hardtop Formal Brougham Torino, 2 Thunderbird
35 2 dr. Fastback Hardtop Torino GT, 2 83 2 dr. Hardtop 2, 3
36 4 dr. Hardtop Brougham Torino, 2 84 2 dr. Landau 1, 2
37 Convertible Torino GT, 2 87 4 dr. Landau 2, 3
38 2 dr. Fastback Hardtop Cobra, 2 Maverick
41 4 dr. Fairlane 500 Sta. Wagon 2 91 2 dr. Sedan Standard
42 4 dr. Torino Sta. Wagon 2  
43 4 dr. Torino Squire Brougham Sta. Wagon 2
 
Fifth Digit:
Code Engine Code Engine
2 6-200 Low Comp., Export L 6-250
3 6-250 Low Comp. M 8-351
5 6-240 Low Comp. N 8-429
6 8-302 Low Comp. P 8-428 Police
A 8-460 Q 8-429 370 hp
B 6-240 Police R 8-428
C 8-429 S 8-390
D 8-302 Police, Taxi T 6-200
E 6-240 Taxi U 6-170
F 8-302 V 6-240
G 8-302 X 8-390
H 8-351 Y 8-390
J 8-429 Z 8-429
K 8-429  
 
Last Six Digits:  
Production Numbers
100001/^
 
Location: 
Top of left dash board. Visible through the windshield.
/^ = and up

1- Bucket seat
2- Bench seat

3- Split bench seat
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