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FORD
1960 - 1961 - 1962 - 1963 - 1965 - 1966 - 1967 - 1968 - 1969 - 1970 - 1971 - 1972 - 1973 - 1974 - 1975
Wanted: Pictures of VIN plates for all model years.
1964
First Digit: Second Digit:
Code Model Year Code Assembly Plant
4 1964 A Atlanta, GA
5 1965 Early Mustang 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
W Wayne, MI
Y Wixom, MI
Z St. Louis, MO
 
Third & Fourth Digits:
Code Body Style Code Body Style
Falcon Fairlane Station Wagon
01 2 dr. Sedan 38 6-Pass. 4 dr.
02 4 dr. Sedan 48 6-Pass. 4 dr. Custom
Mustang Ford Custom 500
07 2 dr. Hardtop 51 2 dr. Sedan
08 2 dr. Convertible 52 4 dr. Sedan
Falcon Futura Ford Custom
11 2 dr. Hardtop Bucket seats 53 2 dr. Sedan
12 Convertible Bucket seats 54 4 dr. Sedan
13 2 dr. Hardtop Sprint Galaxie 500
14 2 dr. Convertible Sprint 61 2 dr. Sedan
15 2 dr. Convertible Bench seat 62 4 dr. Sedan
16 4 dr. Sedan Bench seat 64 4 dr. Hardtop
17 2 dr. Hardtop Bench seat 65 2 dr. Convertible
19 2 dr. Sedan Bench seat 66 2 dr. Fastback
Falcon Station Wagon Galaxie 500XL
21 2 dr. Wagon 60 4 dr. Fastback
22 4 dr. Wagon 68 2 dr. Fastback
24 4 dr. Deluxe Wagon 69 2 dr. Convertible
26 Squire Station Wagons
Fairlane 72 6-Pass. 4 dr. Country Sedan
31 2 dr. Sedan 74 9 Pass. 4 dr. Country Sedan
32 4 dr. Sedan 76 6 Pass. 4 dr. Country Squire
Fairlane 500 78 9 Pass. 4 dr. Country Squire
41 2 dr. Sedan Thunderbird
42 4 dr. Sedan 83 2 dr. Hardtop
43 2 dr. Hardtop 85 2 dr. Convertible
47 Hardtop Sports Coupe 87 2 dr. Landau
 
Fifth Digit:
Code Engine Code Engine
3 6-289 Low Comp. K 8-289 4 bar. carb, Hi. perf.
4 6-170 1 bar. carb., Low Comp. P 8-390 4 bar. carb., Interceptor
5 8-223 Low Comp. Q 8-427 4 bar. carb., Hi. perf.
6 8-260 2 bar. carb., Low Comp. R 8-427 2-4 bar. carb., Hi. perf.
9 8-390 4 bar. carb., Low Comp. S 6-144 OHV
B 6-223 Police T 6-200 1 bar. carb.
C 8-289 2 bar. carb. U 6-170 1 bar. carb.
D 8-289 4 bar. carb. V 6-223
E 6-223 Taxi X 8-352 4 bar. carb.
F 8-260 2 bar. carb. Z 8-390 4 bar. carb.
   
Last Six Digits:  
Production Numbers
100001/^
 
Location: 
Full Sized Ford - Stamped into the extension tab on the right side   
                              top of cowl under hood.
Thunderbird - Stamped into the top front fender cross-brace
                          on the right side of the hood lock plate.
Fairlane - Stamped into the left front inner fender apron
                   near top.
Falcon, Mustang- Stamped into the top of left front 
inner fender apron.
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