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Body Plate Identification

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1965 Tempest body plate
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1965

Location: Riveted to the top left cowl under the hood. 
Build Date: Month,Week 08A
Style: Year, Series, Body Style 65-23527
Body: Factory Identification, Production Sequence PO 93XX
Trim: Trim Color and Material Used 209
Paint: Lower and Upper Body Color W-W
 
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  
 
Style
Tempest Star Chief
Code Body Style Code Body Style
3327 2 dr. Sport Coupe 5639 4 dr. Vista 3
3335 4 dr. Sta. Wagon Safari 8 5669 4 dr. Sedan 2
3369 4 dr. Sedan Bonneville
Tempest Custom 6235 4 dr. Sta. Wagon Safari 8
3527 2 dr. Sport Coupe Std. 6237 2 dr. Sport Coupe
3535 4 dr. Sta. Wagon Safari 8 6239 4 dr. Vista 3
3567 Convertible 6267 2 dr. Convertible Coupe
3569 4 dr. Sedan Grand Prix
3537 2 dr. Hardtop Coupe 6657 2 dr. Sport Coupe
LeMans  
3727 2 dr. Sport Coupe 10
3737 2 dr. Sports Coupe Hardtop 10
3767 2 dr. Convertible 10
3769 4 dr. Sedan 10
Catalina
5211 2 dr. Sport Sedan 3
5235 4 dr. Sta. Wagon Safari 8
5237 2 dr. Sport Coupe 11
5239 4 dr. Vista 3
5245 4 dr. Sta. Wagon Safari 9
5267 Convertible Coupe 11
5269 4 dr. Sedan 2
 
Assembly Plant
Code Assembly Plant Code Assembly Plant
BA Doraville, GA BT Arlington, TX
BC Southgate, CA BW Wilmington, DE
BK Kansas City, KS EP Euclid, OH
BL Linden, NJ PO Pontiac, MI
 
Trim
Tempest Star Chief
Code Color Code Color
201 Blue 5, 6 237 Blue 6
202 Turquoise 5, 6 238 Turquoise 6
203 Gold 5, 6 239 Gold 6
204 Red 5, 6 240 Red 6
205 Turquoise 6 242 Blue 5, 6
206 Gold 6 243 Turquoise 5, 6
207 Red 6 244 Gold 5, 6
208 Silver 6 245 Red 5, 6
Tempest Custom Bonneville
209 Blue 6 246,262 Blue 5, 6
210 Turquoise 6 247 Turquoise 5, 6
211 Gold 6 248,263 Gold 5, 6
212 Red 6 249 Black 5, 6
LeMans 250,264 Plum 5, 6
213 Black 6 251,266-273 Blue 6
214 Turquoise 6 252,267,278 Turquoise 6
215 Gold 6 253,268 Gold 6
216 Red 6 254,280 Red 6
217 Blue 6 255-260 Black 6
218 Parchment 6 256,257-261 Parchment 6
Catalina 269-275 Red 6
219,292 Blue 5, 6 270-276 Black 6
220,293 Turquoise 5, 6 271,272-277 Parchment 6
221,294 Green 5, 6 279 Slate 6
222,295 Bronze 5, 6 Grand Prix
223,296 Red 5, 6 258-281 Black 6
224,229,235,237 Blue 6 259 Blue 5, 6
225,230,238 Turquoise 6 282 Turquoise 6
226 Green 6 283 Slate 6
227,231,239 Gold 6 284 Gold 6
228,232,234,240 Red 6 285 Red 6
233,241,297 Black 6 286 Blue 6
236 Parchment 6 287 Plum 6
299 Silver 6 288,289 Parchment 6
  291 Gold 5, 6
 
Paint
Code Color Code Color
A Starlight Black N Burgundry
B Blue Charcoal P Iris Mist
C Cameo Ivory R Montero Red
D Fontaine Blue T Capri Gold
E Nightwatch Blue V Mission Beige
H Palmetto Green W Bluemist Slate
K Reef Turquoise Y Mayfair Maize
L Teal Turquoise Paint Chip Palette
 
2- 6 Window
3- 4 window
5- Cloth
6- Vinyl
7- Leather
8- 2 Seat
9- 3 Seat
10- GTO option
11- 2+2/Ventura trim option
12- Brougham option
If there are any omissions or errors please let us know. Thank you
 
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