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PONTIAC
1960-61 - 1962-63 - 1964 - 1965 - 1966 - 1967 - 1968 - 1969 - 1970 - 1971 - 1973 - 1974 -1975
Wanted: Pictures of VIN plates for all model years.
1972
First Digit: Second Digit:
Code GM Division Code Series
2 Pontiac D LeMans
  G LeMans Luxury
K Grand Prix
L Catalina
M Catalina Brougham
N Bonneville
P Grand Ville
S Firebird
T Firebird Espirt
U Firebird Formula
V Firebird Trans Am
Y Ventura II
   
Third & Fourth Digits: Fifth Digit:
Code Body Code Engine
27 2 dr. Sedan D 6-250 1 Bar. Carb.
35 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 2-Seat Catalina F 8-307 2 Bar. Carb.
36 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 2-Seat LeMans M 8-350 2 Bar. Carb., Single Exh.
37 2 dr. Hardtop N 8-350 2 Bar. Carb., Dual Exh.
39 4 dr. Sport Sedan P 8-400 2 Bar. Carb., Dual Exh.
40 SWB Cowl R 8-400 2 Bar. Carb., Single Exh.
45 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 3-Seat S 8-400 4 Bar. Carb., Single Exh.
49 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 3-Seat Lemans T 8-400 4 Bar. Carb., Dual Exh.
47 Sport Coupe Grand Ville U 8-455 2 Bar. Carb., Dual Exh.
49 4 dr. Sport Sedan V 8-455 2 Bar. Carb., Single Exh.
57 Sport Coupe Catalina/Bonneville W 8-455 4 Bar. Carb., Single Exh.
67 2 dr. Convertible X 8-455 4 Bar. Carb., Perf.
69 4 dr. Sedan Y 8-455 4 Bar. Carb., Dual Exh.
87 2 dr. Hardtop Coupe Firebird  
90 LWB Cowl
 
Sixth Digit: Seventh Digit:
Code Model Year Code Assembly Plant
2 1972 2

St. Therese, Que., Canada

  A

Atlanta,GA

C Southgate, CA
D Doraville, GA
L Van Nuys, CA
N Norwood, OH
P Pontiac, MI
W Willow Run, MI
X Kansas City, KS
Z Fremont, CA
 
Last Six Digits:  
Production Numbers  
100001/^
 
Location: On plate attached to the top left of Dashboard. Visible 
through the Windshield. Also stamped on all engines and
transmissions.
/^ = and up  
1960-61 - 1962-63 - 1964 - 1965 - 1966 - 1967 - 1968 - 1969 - 1970 - 1971 - 1973 - 1974 -1975