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LINCOLN * MERCURY

Body Plate Identification

1960 - 1961 - 1962 - 1963 - 1964 - 1965 - 1966 - 1968 - 1969 - 1970 - 1971 - 1972 - 1973 - 1974 - 1975
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1967

Location: Attached to the left front door below the door lock.
BODY: Body Style 59A
COLOR: Lower Body Color, Upper Body Color BA
TRIM: Trim Color and Material Used 01
DATE: Production Date 12F
DSO: District Code, Order Location 12F
AXLE: Rear Axle 6
TRANS: Transmission Installed 6
SERIAL: Year, Assembly Plant, Body Series, Engine 1 7H82S
NUMBER: Production Sequence 1 800001
 
Style
Lincoln Continental Mercury Monterey
Code Body Style Code Body Style
53A 4 dr. Sedan 54A 4 dr. Sedan
65A 2 dr. Hardtop 54B 4 dr. Sedan Formal Roof
74A 4 dr. Convertible 57A 4 dr. Hardtop
Comet 202 63A 2 dr. Hardtop
54A 4 dr. Sedan 63G 2 dr. Hardtop S-55 2
62A 2 dr. Sedan 76A 2 dr. Convertible
Capri 76G 2 dr. Convertible S-55 2
54B 4 dr. Sedan Mercury Montclair
63B 2 dr. Hardtop 54C 4 dr. Sedan
Caliente 54D 4 dr. Sedan Formal Roof
54D 4 dr. Sedan 57B 4 dr. Hardtop
63D 2 dr. Hardtop 63B 2 dr. Hardtop
76D 2 dr. Convertible Mercury Parklane
Cyclone 54E 4 dr. Sedan
63E 2 dr. Hardtop 57F 4 dr. Hardtop
76C 2 dr. Convertible 63F 2 dr. Hardtop
GT 76F 2 dr. Convertible
63H 2 dr. Hardtop Mercury Brougham
76H 2 dr. Convertible 54J 4 dr. Sedan
Comet Voyager 57C 4 dr. Hardtop
71A 6-Pass. 4 dr. Sta. Wagon Mercury Marquis
Villager 63D 2 dr. Hardtop
71C 6-Pass. 4 dr. Sta. Wagon Colony Park
Cougar 3 71A 9-Pass. 4 dr. Sta. Wagon
65A 2 dr. Hardtop 71E 6-Pass. 4 dr. Sta. Wagon
65B 2 dr. Hardtop XR-7 Mercury Commuter
65C 2 dr. Hardtop Bench Seat 71B 6-Pass. 4 dr. Sta. Wagon
65D 2 dr. Hardtop 71C 9-Pass. 4 dr. Sta. Wagon
 
PAINT
Lincoln Comet/Mercury
Code Color Code Color
2 Yellow N Platinum
4 Medium Gray Metallic O Light Green
6 Light Beige P Pewter Metallic
8 Yellow Q Medium Blue Metallic
A Black R Dark Green Metallic
B Light Aqua T Red
C Dark Gray Metallic U Medium Turquoise Metallic
E Medium Beige Metallic V Bronze Metallic
F Light Blue W Medium Aqua Metallic
H Diamond Green X Maroon Metallic
I Lime Metallic Y Dark Green Metallic
K Dark Blue Metallic Z 4 Medium Gold Metallic
M White Paint Chip Palette
Paint Chip Palette
 
Trim
Mercury Comet/Cougar
Code Color Code Color
1A,5A,9A Black 5, 6 1B,3B Blue 5, 6
2A,4A,6A Black 6 1D Red 5, 6
8A,F1,H1 Black 6 1K,3K,5K,9K Aqua 6
1B,3B Blue 5, 6 1U,3U,LU Parchment/Black 5, 6
2B,4B,7B Blue 6 2A,4A,6A Black 6
5B,9B,E2 Dark Blue 5, 6 2B,4B,7B Blue 6
6B,RB Dark Blue 6 2D,4D,6D Red 6
8B,DB,NB Blue 6 2F,6F,8F Saddle 6
1D Red 5, 6 2G,4G,8G Ivy Gold 6
2D,4D,6D Red 6 2K,4K,6K,8K Aqua 6
7D,8D Red 6 2U,OU Parchment 6
9D,KD,ZD Dark Red 5, 6 3G Ivy Gold 5, 6
6F,7F Saddle 6 4U,6U Parchment 6
8F,RF Saddle 6 5A,5U,9A Black 5, 6
1G,3G Ivy/gold 5, 6 5B,9B Dark Blue 5, 6
2G,4G,7G Ivy/gold 6 5U Parchment/Saddle 5, 6
5G,9G Dark Ivy/gold 5, 6 6B Dark Blue 6
6G Dark Ivy/gold 6 6G Dark Ivy Gold 6
9G,PU Parchment 5, 6 7A,8A Black 6
1K,3K,5K Aqua 5, 6 7U,9U Parchment 5, 6
2K,4K,6K Aqua 6 8B,LD Blue 6
7K Light Aqua 6 8D,LB Red 6
9K,ZK Aqua 5, 6 9D Dark Red 6
3L,9L,ZL Silver 5, 6 FA,GA,UA Parchment/Black 6
1U,7U,E9 Parchment 5, 6 FB,GB,UB Parchment/Blue 6
2U,3U,8U Parchment/Black 6 FD,GD,UD Parchment/Red 6
5U,KU Parchment/Saddle 5, 6 FG,GG,UG Parchment/Ivy Gold 6
6U,DU,JU Parchment 6 FK,GK,UK Parchment/Aqua 6
9U,SU Parchment/Black 5, 6 GF,UF Parchment/Saddle 6
BA,CA,MA Parchment/Black 6 Lincoln
BB,CB,MB Parchment/Blue 6 1G,3G Ivy Gold 5, 6
BD,CD,MD Parchment/Red 6 1K,3K,5K Aqua 5, 6
BF,CF,MF Parchment/Saddle 6 1U,7U,E9 Parchment 5, 6
BG,MG Parchment/Ivy Gold 5, 6 2G,4G,7G Ivy Gold 6
BK,CK,MK Parchment/Aqua 5, 6 2K,4K,6K Aqua 6
CG Parchment/Gold 6 2U,3U,8U Parchment/Black 6
DA,RA,SA Black 6 3L,9L,ZL Silver 5, 6
DD,ND Red 6 5G,9G Dark Ivy Gold 5, 6
DU,NU,RU Parchment 6 5U,KU Parchment/Saddle 5, 6
E1,G1 Black 5, 6 6F,7F Saddle 6
G2,KB,ZB Dark Blue 5, 6 6G Dark Ivy Gold 6
JA,TA Black 7 6U,DU,JU Parchment 6
JB Light Blue 6 7K Light Aqua 6
JD,RD Dark Red 7 8F,RF Saddle 6
KA,ZA Black 5, 6 9K,ZK Aqua 5, 6
KG,ZG Ivy/gold 5, 6 9U,SU Parchment/Black 5, 6
LU Parchment/Black 5, 6 BA,CA,MA Parchment/Black 6
OE Beige 6 BB,CB,MB Parchment/Blue 6
TD Dark Red 7 BD,CD,MD Parchment/Red 6
UA,WA Black 6 BF,CF,MF Parchment/Saddle 6
UU,WU Parchment 6 BG,MG Parchment/Ivy Gold 6
VU,ZU Parchment 5, 6 BK,CK,MK Parchment/Aqua 6
  CG Parchment/Gold 6
DU,NU,RU Parchment 6
G9,PU Parchment 5, 6
KG,ZG Ivy Gold 5, 6
LU Parchment/Black 5, 6
OE Beige 6
UU,WU Parchment 6
VU,ZU Parchment 5, 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
 
District Codes
Code District Code District
11 Boston 34 Detroit
15 New York 41 Chicago
16 Philadelphia 42 St. Louis
17 Washington 46 Twin Cities
21 Atlanta 51 Denver
22 Dallas 52 Los Angeles
23 Jacksonville 53 Oakland
26 Memphis 54 Seattle
31 Buffalo 84 Home Office Reserve
32 Cincinnati 90-99 Export
33 Cleveland  
 
Rear Axle
Regular Equa-Lock
Code Axle Ratio Code Axle Ratio
0 3.10:1 A 3.00:1
1 3.00:1 C 3.20:1
2 2.83:1 D 3.25:1
3 3.20:1 E 3.50:1
4 3.25:1 F 2.80:1
5 3.50:1 H 2.75:1
6 2.80:1  
8 2.75:1
9 4.11:1
 
Trans
Code Transmission Code Transmission
1 3-Sp. Manual U C-6 Automatic
2 3 Sp. Overdrive W C-4 Automatic
3 3-Sp.Manual Y Automatic MX
4 C-6 Dual Range Auto Lincoln Z C-6 Automatic XPL Special
5 4-Sp. Manual  
 
1- See 1967 V.I.N information.

2- Bucket Seats

3- Options- Dan Gruney
    Special, GT
4- Lincoln only

5- Cloth

6- Vinyl
7- Leather
8- Two year code letters to be used if
    1967 models exceed 12 months.
If there are any omissions or errors please let us know. Thank you
 
1960 - 1961 - 1962 - 1963 - 1964 - 1965 - 1966 - 1968 - 1969 - 1970 - 1971 - 1972 - 1973 - 1974 - 1975