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Body Plate Identification

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

Location: Riveted to the top left cowl under the hood. 
Style: Year, Series, Body Style 73-23537
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 10D
 
Style
Firebird Catalina
Code Body Style Code Body Style
FS87 2dr. Hardtop BL35 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 8
FT87 Espirt BL39 4 dr. Hardtop
FU87 Formula BL45 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 9
FV87 Trans Am BL57 2 dr. Hardtop
Ventura BL69 4 dr. Sedan
XY17 Coupe Hatchback Bonneville
XY27 2 dr. Coupe BN39 4 dr. Hardtop
XY69 4 dr. Sedan BN57 2 dr. Hardtop
Ventura Custom BN69 4 dr. Sedan
XZ17 Coupe Hatchback Grand Ville
XZ27 2 dr. Coupe BP35 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 8
XZ69 4 dr. Sedan BP45 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 9
LeMans BP47 2 dr. Hardtop
AD29 4 dr. BP49 4 dr. Hardtop
AD35 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 8 BP67 2 dr. Convertible
AD37 2dr. Grand Prix 13
AD45 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 9 GK57 2 dr. Hardtop Coupe
LeMans Luxury Grand Am
AG29 4 dr. AH29 4 dr.
AG37 2 dr. AH37 2 dr.
AG45 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 9  
LeMans Sport
AF37 2 dr.
 
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 6 Grand Prix
Code Color Code Color
232 White 585 Beige 5, 6
233 Saddle 586 Black 5, 6
236 Black 587 Oxblood 5, 6
Firebird Custom 591 Blue 6
242 White 6 595 Beige 5
243 Saddle 6 596 Black 5
246 Black 6 597 Oxblood 6
247 Oxblood 6 Grand Ville Convertible
255 Beige 5, 6 572 White 6
LeMans Luxury 573 Saddle 6
281 Blue 5, 6 577 Oxblood 6
284 Green 5, 6 Grand Ville Custom
285 Beige 5, 6 561 Blue 5,6
286 Black 5, 6 564 Green 5, 6
287 Oxblood 5, 6 565 Beige 5, 6
292 White 6 566 Black 5, 6
293 Saddle 6 567 Oxblood 5, 6
296 Black 6 573 Saddle 6
297 Oxblood 6 575 Beige 6
298 Chamios 6 577 Oxblood 6
LeMans Sport Grand Ville
251 Blue 5, 6 245 Beige 5, 6
252 White 6 506 Black 5, 6
253 Saddle 6 Grand Ville Sta Wagon
556 Black 6 573 Saddle 6
257 Oxblood 6 574 Green 6
258 Chamios 6 575 Beige 6
LeMans 577 Oxblood 6
261 Blue 5, 6 Ventura 6
264 Green 5, 6 205 Beige
265 Beige 5, 6 206 Black
271 Blue 6 225 Beige
272 White 6 256 Black
273 Saddle 6 Ventura Custom
274 Green 6 211 Blue 6
275 Beige 6 215 Beige 6
276 Black 6 216 Black 6
LeMans Sta Wagon 221 Blue 6
273 Saddle 6 226 Black 5, 6
274 Green 6 235 Beige 6
275 Beige 6 266 Black 5, 6
277 Oxblood 6 Grand Am
Catalina 505 Beige 5, 6
521 Blue 5, 6 507 Oxblood 5, 6
524 Green 5, 6 513 Saddle 6
525 Beige 5, 6 515 Beige 5, 6
526 Black 5, 6 516 Black 6
531 Blue 6 517 Oxblood 6
532 White 6 Bonneville
533 Saddle 6 541 Blue 5, 6
534 Green 6 544 Green 5, 6
535 Beige 6 545 Beige 5, 6
537 Oxblood 6 546 Black 5, 6
Catalina Sta Wagon 552 White 6
533 Saddle 6 553 Saddle 6
534 Green 6 555 Beige 6
535 Beige 6 557 Oxblood 6
537 Oxblood 6  
 
Paint
Code Color Code Color
11 Cameo White 56 Desert Sand
19 Starlight Black 60 Valencia Gold
24 Porcelain Blue 64 Ascot Silver
26 Regatta Blue 66 Burnished Umber
29 Admiralty Blue 68 Burma Brown
42 Verdant Green 74 Florentine Red
44 Slate Green 75 Buccaneer Red
46 Golden Olive 81 Mesa Tan
48 Brewster Green 97 Navajo Orange
51 Sunlight Yellow 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
1960 - 1961 - 1962 - 1963 - 1964 - 1965 - 1966 - 1967 - 1968 - 1969 - 1970 - 1971 - 1972 - 1974 - 1975