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LINCOLN * MERCURY

1960 - 1961 - 1962 - 1963 - 1964 - 1965 - 1966 - 1967 - 1968 - 1969 - 1970 - 1972 - 1973 - 1974 - 1975
Wanted: Pictures of VIN plates for all model years.

1971

First Digit: Second Digit:
Code Model Year Code Assembly Plant
1 1971 B Oakville, Canada
  F Dearborn, MI
H Lorain, OH
K Kansas City, KS
R San Jose, CA
S Allen Park Pilot Plant
Y Wixom, MI
Z St. Louis, MO
 
Third & Fourth Digits:
Code Body Style Code Body Style
Montego Mercury
01 2 dr. Hardtop 62 4 dr. Sedan 1
02 4 dr. Sedan 63 4 dr. Sedan Marquis
06 4 dr. Sedan MX 64 2 dr. Hardtop 1
07 2 dr. Hardtop MX 66 2 dr. Hardtop Marquis
08 4 dr. Sta. Wagon MX 67 2 dr. Hardtop 1
10 4 dr. Sedan MX, 1 68 4 dr. Hardtop Marquis
11 2 dr. Hardtop MX, 1 Monterey Wagon
12 4 dr. Hardtop MX, 1 72 4 dr. Station Wagon
15 2 dr. Hardtop Cyclone Marquis
16 2 dr. Hardtop Cyclone GT 74 4 dr. 6 Pass. Sta. Wagon
17 2 dr. Hardtop Cyclone Spoiler Marquis Colony Park
18 4 dr. Sta. Wagon MX, 2 76 4 dr. 6 Pass. Sta. Wagon
Comet Lincoln
30 4 dr. Sedan 81 2 dr. Hardtop
31 2 dr. Sedan 82 4 dr. Sedan
Mercury 89 Hardtop Mark III
44 4 dr. Sedan Monterey Cougar Standard
46 2 dr. Hardtop Monterey 91 2 dr. Hardtop
48 4 dr. Hardtop Monterey 92 Convertible
54 4 dr. Sedan Monterey Custom Cougar XR-7 Luxury
56 2 dr. Hardtop Monterey Custom 93 2 dr. Hardtop
58 4 dr. Hardtop Monterey Custom 94 Convertible
 
Fifth Digit: Last Six Digits:
Code Engine Production Numbers
3 6-250 1 bar. carb. 3 100001/^
6 8-302 2 bar. carb. 3  
A 8-460 4 bar. carb.  
C 8-429 4 bar. carb., CJ
D 8-302 2 bar. carb., Taxi
F 8-302 2 bar. carb.
H 8-351 2 bar. carb.
J 8-429 4 bar. carb., CJ Ram Air
K 8-429 2 bar. carb.
L 6-250 1 bar. carb.
M 8-351 4 bar. carb.
N 8-429 4 bar. carb.
P 8-429 4 bar. carb., Police
Q 8-351 4 bar. carb., GT
R 8-351 Boss
S 8-400 2 bar. carb.
T 6-200 1 bar. carb.
U 6-170
 
Location:  On plate attached to the top left side of Dashboard. 
Visible through the windshield.
/^ = and up

1- Brougham option

2- Villager
3- Low compression export
1960 - 1961 - 1962 - 1963 - 1964 - 1965 - 1966 - 1967 - 1968 - 1969 - 1970 - 1972 - 1973 - 1974 - 1975