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PONTIAC

Body Plate Identification

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1972 Pontiac body plate
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1972

Location: Riveted to the top left cowl under the hood. 
Style: Year, Series, Body Style 72-23537
Body: Factory Identification, Production Sequence A 03XXX
Trim: Trim Color and Material Used 274
Paint: Lower and Upper Body Color 56 56
ACC.: Factory Installed Accessories  
Build Date: Month,Week 0D
 
Style
Firebird Catalina
Code Body Style Code Body Style
2387 2dr. Hardtop 5235 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 8
2487 Espirt 5239 4 dr. Hardtop
2687 Formula 5245 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 9
2887 Trans Am 5257 2 dr. Hardtop
Ventura II 5267 2 dr. Convertible
1327 Coupe 5269 4 dr. Sedan
1369 4 dr. Sedan Catalina Brougham
LeMans 5639 4 dr. Hardtop
3527 2 dr. Coupe 5857 2 dr. Hardtop
3536 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 8 5869 4 dr. Sedan
3537 2dr. Hardtop Bonneville
3546 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 9 6235 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 8
3569 4 dr. Sedan 6239 4 dr. Hardtop
LeMans Luxury 6245 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 9
4437 2 dr. Hardtop 6257 2 dr. Hardtop
4439 4 dr. Hardtop 6269 4 dr. Sedan
LeMans Sport Grand Prix 13
3767 2 dr. Convertible 7657 2 dr. Hardtop Coupe
Grand Ville  
6847 2 dr. Hardtop
6849 4 dr. Hardtop
6867 2 dr. Convertible
 
Assembly Plant
Code Assembly Plant Code Assembly Plant
A Atlanta, GA P Pontiac, MI
B Baltimore, MD U Lordstown, OH
C Southgate, CA X Kansas City, KS
E Linden, NJ Z Fremont, CA
G Framingham, MA 1 Oshawa, Ont. CAN
L Van Nuys, CA  
 
Trim
Firebird 4 Vinyl Grand Prix
Code Color Code Color
121 Ivory 801 Pewter 2, 5, 6, 4
131 Dark Saddle 805 Pewter 3, 5, 6, 4
141 Dark Green 841 Dark Green 2, 5, 6, 4
161 Black 851 Lt Beige 2, 5, 6, 4
211 Dark Blue 855 Lt Beige 3, 5, 6, 4
221 Ivory 861 Black 2, 5, 6, 4
231 Dark Saddle 901 Pewter 2, 5, 6, 4 Roulet
241 Dark Green 921 Ivory 2, 6, 4 Roulet
251 Lt Beige 931 Dark Saddle 2, 6, 4 Roulet
261 Black 941 Dark Green 2, 6, 4 Roulet
351 Lt Beige 5, 4 955 Lt Beige 3, 6, 4 Roulet
361 Black 5, 4 961 Black 2, 5, 6, 4 Roulet
LeMans Sport 2, 4 Vinyl 965 Black 3, 6, 4 Roulet
701 Pewter Grand Ville 4
721 Ivory 602 Pewter 5, 6
731 Dark Saddle 605 Pewter 3, 5, 6
741 Dark Green 612 Dark Blue 5, 6
761 Black 615 Dark Blue 3, 5, 6
LeMans Luxury 642 Dark Green 5, 6
605 Pewter 3, 5, 6 645 Dark Green 3, 5, 6
615 Dark Blue 3, 5, 6 652 Lt Beige 5, 6
645 Dark Green 3, 5, 6 655 Lt Beige 3, 5, 6
655 Lt Beige 3, 5, 6 662 Black 5, 6
665 Black 3, 5, 6 665 Black 3, 5, 6
701 Pewter 2, 6, 4 Elk 712 Dark Blue 5, 6 Elk/Madrid
705 Pewter 3, 5, 6, 4 Elk 715 Dark Blue 3, 5, 6 Elk/Madrid
721 Ivory 2, 6, 4 Elk 735 Dark Saddle 3, 6 Elk/Madrid
725 Ivory 3 ,6, 4 Elk 735 Convt Dark Saddle 3, 6 Elk
731 Dark Saddle 2, 6, 4 Elk 742 Dark Green 5, 6 Elk/Madrid
735 Dark Saddle 3 ,6, 4 Elk 745 Convt Dark Green 3, 6 Elk
741 Dark Green 2, 6, 4 Elk 752 Lt Beige 5, 6 Elk/Madrid
745 Dark Green 3, 5, 6, 4 Elk 755 Lt Beige 3, 5, 6, Elk/Madrid
761 Black 2, 6, 4 Elk 755 Convt Lt Beige 3, 6, Elk
765 Black 3, 5, 6, 4 Elk 762 Black 5, 6 Elk/Madrid
LeMans 580 Black 5, 6
522 Ivory 6, 4 585 Dark Jade 5,6
532 Dark Saddle 6, 4 587 Sandalwood 5,6
542 Dark Green 6, 4 595 Dark Jade 5,6, 3
562 Black 6, 4 597 Sandalwood 5,6, 3
012 Dark Blue 6, 4 599 Black 5, 6, 3
032 Dark Saddle 6, 4 802 Pewter 5, 6
042 Dark Green 6, 4 805 Pewter 3, 5, 6
062 Black 6, 4 806 Pewter 3, 5, 6
412 Dark Blue 5, 6 812 Dark Blue 5, 6
442 Dark Green 5, 6 815 Dark Blue 3, 5, 6
452 Lt Beige 6, 2 842 Dark Green 5, 6
701 Pewter 2, 6, 4 845 Dark Green 3, 5, 6
721 Ivory 2, 6, 4 846 Dark Green 3, 5, 6
731 Dark Saddle 2, 6, 4 852 Lt Beige 5, 6
741 Dark Green 2, 6, 4 855 Lt Beige 3, 5, 6
761 Black 2, 6, 4 856 Lt Beige 3, 5, 6
Catalina 862 Black 5, 6
212 Dark Blue 6, 4 865 Black 3, 5, 6
232 Dark Saddle 6, 4 866 Black 3, 5, 6
242 Dark Green 6, 4 Ventura II
252 Lt Beige 6, 4 502 Black 5, 6
262 Black 6, 4 512 Black 5, 6, 4 Pinta
112 Dark Blue 5, 6, 4 531 Black 2, 6, 4 Vinyl
212 Dark Blue 5, 6, 4 532 Black 6, 4 Vinyl
142 Dark Green 5, 6, 4 562 Dark Blue 5, 6
242 Dark Green 5, 6, 4 602 Dark Green 6, 4 Pinta
222 Ivory 6, 4 632 Lt Beige 6, 4 Pinta
152 Lt Beige 6, 4 642 Lt Beige 6, 4 Vinyl
162 Black 5, 6, 4 661 Med Tan 2, 6, 4 Vinyl
262 Black 5, 6, 4 Bonneville
232 Dark Saddle 6, 4 312 Dark Blue 5, 6, 4
Catalina Brougham 342 Dark Green 5, 6, 4
312 Dark Blue 5, 6, 4 353 Lt Beige 5, 6, 4
342 Dark Green 5, 6, 4 362 Black 5, 6, 4
352 Lt Beige 5, 6, 4 412 Dark Blue 6, 4
362 Black 5, 6, 4 422 Ivory 6, 4
412 Dark Blue 6, 4 432 Dark Saddle 6, 4
422 Ivory 6, 4 442 Dark Green 6, 4
432 Dark Saddle 6, 4 452 Lt Beige 6, 4
442 Dark Green 6, 4 462 Black 6, 4
452 Lt Beige 6, 4 Catalina Convertible
462 Black 6, 4 222 Ivory 6, 4 Grained
  232 Dark Saddle 6, 4 Grained
262 Black 6, 4 Grained
 
Paint
Code Color Code Color
11 Cameo White 53 Quezal Gold
14 Revere Silver 54 Arizona Gold
18 Antique Pewter 55 Shadow Gold
19 Starlight Black 56 Monarch Gold
24 Adriatic Blue 57 Brasila Gold
26 Lucerne Blue 62 Spice Beige
28 Cumberland Blue 63 Anaconda Gold
36 Julep Green 65 Sundance Orange
43 Springfield Green 69 Cinnamon Bronze
48 Wilderness Green 75 Cardnal Red
50 Brittany Beige Paint Chip Palette
 
Build Date
Code Month Code Month
01 January 07 July
02 February 08 August
03 March 09 September
04 April 10 October
05 May 11 November
06 June 12 December
       
Code Week Code Week
1st A 4th D
2nd B 5th E
3rd C  
 
1- Bench seat
            
2- Bucket seat
            
3- Notch back or 60/40 seat
            
4- Morrokide
5- Cloth
            
6- Vinyl
            
7- Leather
8- 2 Seat
            
9- 3 Seat
            
10- GT option Available 
11- Turnpike Cruise option
            Available
12- Brougham/Safari option
            Available
13- SJ and Hurst option Available
            
14- Judge option Available
If there are any omissions or errors please let us know. Thank you
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