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LINCOLN * MERCURY

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 E Mahwah, NJ
  F Dearborn, MI
H Lorain, OH
J Los Angeles, CA
K Kansas City, KS
R San Jose, CA
S Pilot Plant
T Metuchen, NJ
W Wayne, MI
Y Wixom, MI
Z St. Louis, MO
 
Third & Fourth Digits:
Code Body Style Code Body Style
Comet Mercury Parklane
01 2 dr. Sedan, 202 62 4 dr. Sedan
02 4 dr. Sedan, 202 63 2 dr. Hardtop
11 2 dr. Sedan, 404 64 4 dr. Hardtop
12 4 dr. Sedan, 404 65 2 dr. Convertible
22 4 dr. Sedan, Caliente Mercury Marauder
23 2 dr. Hardtop, Caliente 57 2 dr. Hardtop Montclair, Fastback
25 2 dr. Convertible, Caliente 58 4 dr. Hardtop Montclair, Fastback
27 2 dr. Hardtop, Cyclone 67 2 dr. Hardtop Parklane, Fastback
32 4 dr. Station Wagon, 202 68 4 dr. Hardtop Parklane, Fastback
34 4 dr. Station Wagon, 404 Commuter
36 4 dr. Station Wagon, 404, Villager 72 6 & 9 Pass. 4 dr. Station Wagon
Mercury Monterey Colony Park
41 2 dr. Sedan 76 6 & 9 Pass. 4 dr. Station Wagon
42 4 dr. Sedan Lincoln
43 2 dr. Hardtop 82 4 dr. Sedan
45 2 dr. Convertible 86 4 dr. Convertible
47 2 dr. Fastback Hardtop  
Mercury Montclair
52 4 dr. Sedan
53 2 dr. Hardtop
 
Fifth Digit: Last Six Digits:
Code Engine Production Numbers
4 6-170 1 bar. carb., Lo. Comp. Lincoln Mercury
6 8-260 2 bar. carb., Lo. Comp. 400001/^ 500001/^
7 8-430 4 bar. carb., Lo. Comp.  
9 8-390 4 bar. carb., Lo. Comp.
D 8-289 4 bar. carb., Hi. perf.
F 8-260 2 bar. carb.
H 8-390 2 bar. carb., Special
K 8-289 4 bar. carb.
N 8-430 4 bar. carb.
P 8-390 4 bar. carb., Police
Q 8-427 4 bar. carb.
R 8-427 2-4 bar. carb.
T 6-200 1 bar. carb.
U 6-170 1 bar. carb.
Y 8-390 2 bar. carb. regular
Z 8-390 4 bar. carb.
 
Location: 
Comet - Stamped into the top of the left brace from the top
              of the firewall to the left wheel base.
Lincoln - Stamped into the right front inner fender apron
               under the hood.
Meteor- Stamped into the left front inner fender apron
               under the hood.
Mercury - Stamped into the extension tab of top right 
                  cowl under the hood.
/^ = and up  
1960 - 1961 - 1962 - 1963 - 1965 - 1966 - 1967 - 1968 - 1969 - 1970 - 1971 - 1972 - 1973 - 1974 - 1975