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Wanted: Pictures of VIN plates for all model years.
1969
First Digit: Second Digit:
Code Model Year Code Assembly Plant
9 1969 A Atlanta, GA
  B Oakville, Ont. Canada
D Dallas, TX
E Mahwah, NJ
F Dearborn, MI
G Chicago, IL
H Lorian, OH
J Los Angeles, CA
K Kansas City, KS
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
Z St. Louis, MO
 
Third & Fourth Digits:
Code Body Style Code Body Style
Mustang Ford Custom
01 Hardtop 50 2 dr. Sedan Bench seat
02 Fastback 51 4 dr. Sedan Bench seat
03 Convertible Ford Custom 500
Falcon Standard 52 2 dr. Sedan Bench seat
10 2 dr. Sedan Bench seat 53 4 dr. Sedan Bench seat
11 4 dr. Sedan Bench seat Galaxie 500
Futura 54 4 dr. Sedan Bench seat
20 2 dr. Sedan Bench seat 55 2 dr. Fastback Hardtop Bench seat
21 4 dr. Sedan Bench seat 56 4 dr. Hardtop Bench seat
22 2 dr. Sport Coupe Bucket seat 57 2 dr. Convertible Bench seat
Station Wagon 58 2 dr. Formal Hardtop
12 4 dr. Standard Bench seat Ford XL
23 4 dr. Futura Bench seat 60 4 dr. Fastback Hardtop
Fairlane 61 2 dr. Convertible
30 2 dr. Formal Hardtop Bench seat LTD
31 4 dr. Sedan Bench seat 62 2 dr. Hardtop
Fairlane 500 64 4 dr. Sedan
33 2 dr. Hardtop 66 4 dr. Hardtop
34 4 dr. Sedan Ranch Wagon
35 2 dr. Hardtop 70 6-Pass. 4 dr.
36 2 dr. Convertible Custom Ranch Wagon
Station Wagons 71 6 Pass. 4 dr., Wagon
32 4 dr. Fairlane Bench seat 72 4 dr. Dual Face Rear
37 4 dr. Fairlane 500 Bench seat Country Sedan
38 4 dr. Torino Squire Bench seat 73 6 Pass. 4 dr.
Torino 74 4 dr. Dual Face Rear
40 2 dr. Formal Hardtop Bench seat Country Squire
41 4 dr. Sedan Bench seat 75 6 Pass. 4 dr., Wagon
Torino GT 76 4 dr. Dual Face Rear
42 2 dr. Fastback Hardtop Thunderbird
43 2 dr. Convertible 83 2 dr. Hardtop
44 2 dr. Formal Hardtop 84 2 dr. Landau Blind quarter
Cobra 87 4 dr. Landau
45 2 dr. Formal Hardtop  
46 2 dr. Fastback Hardtop
 
Fifth Digit:
Code Engine Code Engine
2 6-200 1 bar. carb., Low Comp. L 6-250 1 bar. carb.
3 6-250 1 bar. carb., Low Comp. M 8-351 4 bar. carb.
5 6-240 1 bar. carb., Low Comp. N 8-429 4 bar. carb.
6 8-302 4 bar. carb., Low Comp. P 8-428 4 bar. carb., Police, Prem. fuel
B 6-240 1 bar. carb., Police Q 8-428 4 bar. carb., CJ
D 8-302 2 bar. carb., Police, Taxi R 8-428 4 bar. carb., R.A.I, CJ
E 6-240 1 bar carb., Taxi S 8-390 4 bar. carb., Improved perf.
F 8-302 2 bar. carb. T 6-200 1 bar. carb.
G 8-302 4 bar. carb. Boss U 6-170 1 bar. carb.
H 8-351 2 bar. carb. V 6-240 1 bar. carb.
K 8-429 2 bar. carb. Y 8-390 2 bar. carb.
  Z 8-429 4 bar. carb. Boss
 
Last Six Digits:  
Production Numbers
100001/^
 
Location: 
Stamped into an aluminum tab that is attached to the dash  
board on the passenger side , which is visible through the
windshield.
/^ = and up

R.A.I. - Ram air induction
 
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