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Body Plate Identification

 
1972 Buick Body Data Plate
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1972

Location: Riveted to the left side of the cowl under the hood.
ST: Year, GM Division, Series, Body Style
72 43337
Body: Assy. Plant, Production Serial Number
FL1 230XXX
Trim: Trim Color and Material Used
111
Paint: Lower and Upper Body Color
21A
Build Date: Month, Week
04B
ACC.: Factory Installed Accessories
04B A52
 
Style
Skylark
4
LeSabre Custom
Code
Body Style
Code
Body Style
4D27 2 dr. Coupe
Thin pillar
4N39 4 dr. Hardtop
4D37 2 dr. Hardtop Coupe 4N57 2 dr. Hardtop Coupe
4D69 4 dr. Sedan
Thin pillar
4N67 2 dr. Convertible
Skylark Custom
4N69 4 dr. Sedan
Thin pillar
4H37 2 dr. Hardtop Coupe
Estate Wagon
4H39 4 dr. Hardtop 4R35 4 dr. Sta. Wagon
1
4H67 2 dr. Convertible 4R45 4 dr. Sta. Wagon
2
4H69 4 dr. Sedan
Thin pillar
Centurion
GS
4P39 4 dr. Hardtop
4G37 2 dr. Hardtop Coupe 4P47 2 dr. Hardtop Coupe
4G67 2 dr. Convertible 4P67 2 dr. Convertible
Sportwagon
Electra 225
4F36 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 4U37 2 dr. Hardtop Coupe
Lesabre
4U39 4 dr. Hardtop
4L39 4 dr. Hardtop
Electra 225 Custom
7
4L57 2 dr. Hardtop Coupe 4V37 2 dr. Hardtop Coupe
4L69 4 dr. Sedan
Thin pillar
4V39 4 dr. Hardtop
   
Riviera
    4Y87 2 dr. Hardtop
3
 
Body
Code
Assy. Plant
Code
Assy. Plant
C Southgate, CA Z Fremont, CA
G Framingham, MA Y Wilmington, DE
FL1, H Flint, MI X Fairfax, KS
I Oshawa, CAN  
 
Trim
Skylark Coupe
Thin pillar

LeSabre Custom

Convertible

Code
Color
Code
Color
100 Green
6
435 White
6
106 Saddle
6
436 Saddle
6
108 Black
6
438 Black
6
110 Green
5
Estate Wagon
1
111 Blue
5
440 Green
6
114 Covert
5
441 Blue
6
Skylark 2Dr Coupe HT
444 Covert
6
100 Green
6
446 Saddle
6
106 Saddle
6
450
#
Green
6
108 Black
6
456
#
Saddle
6
110 Green
5
Estate Wagon
2
111 Blue
5
440 Green
6
114 Covert
5
441 Blue
6
133
#
Covert
6
444 Covert
6
135
#
White
6
446 Saddle
6
135
*
White
6
450
#
Green
6
136
#
Saddle
6
454
#
Covert
6
138
#
Black
6
456
#
Saddle
6
138
*
Black
6
Centurion 4Dr HT
139
#
Black
6
460
#
Green
6
Skylark 4Dr Sedan
Thin pillar
462
#
Sandalwood
5
100 Green
6
463
#
Black
5
106 Saddle
6
464
#
Sandalwood
6
108 Black
6
466
#
Saddle
6
110 Green
5
468
#
Black
6
111 Blue
5
Centurion 2Dr HT
114 Covert
5
464
#
Covert
5
136
#
Saddle
6
470
#
Green
6
138
#
Black
6
474
#
Covert
6
Skylark Custom 2Dr Coupe HT
476
#
Saddle
6
133
#
Covert
6
478
#
Black
6
135
#
White
6
Centurion Convertible
135
*
White
6
464
#
Covert
5
136
#
Saddle
6
468
#
Black
5
137
*
Tan Black
6
470
#
Green
6
138
#
Black
6
474
#
Covert
6
138
*
Black
6
476
#
Saddle
6
140 Green
5
478
#
Black
6
141 Blue
5
Electra
144 Covert
5
480 Green
5
Skylark Custom 4Dr HT
481 Blue
5
130
#
Green
6
484 Covert
5
136
#
Saddle
6
494 Covert
6
138
#
Black
6
498 Black
6
140 Green
5
Electra Custom 2Dr
141 Blue
5
600 Green
6
144 Covert
5
601 Blue
6
Skylark Custom Sedan 4Dr
Thin pillar
604 Covert
6
136
#
Saddle
6
620
#
Green
6
137
#
Tan Black
6
624
#
Covert
6
140 Green
5
626
#
Saddle
6
141 Blue
5
628
#
Black
6
144 Covert
5
Electra Custom 4Dr
Skylark Custom Convertible
600 Green
6
130
#
Green
6
601 Blue
6
135
#
White
6
604 Covert
6
136
#
Saddle
6
608 Black
5
138
#
Black
6
620
#
Green
6
Sport Wagon
624
#
Covert
6
100 Green
6
626
#
Saddle
6
101 Blue
6
628
#
Black
6
104 Sandalwood
6
Electra Limited 2Dr
106 Saddle
6
630
#
Green
5
GS 2Dr HT
631
#
Blue
5
100 Green
6
634
#
Covert
5
106 Saddle
6
646
#
Saddle
6
108 Black
6
Electra Limited 4Dr
135
#
White
6
630 Green
5
135
*
White
6
630
#
Green
5
136
#
Saddle
6
631 Blue
5
137
*
Tan Black
6
631
#
Blue
5
138
#
Black
6
634 Covert
5
138
*
Black
6
634
#
Covert
5
GS Convertible
638
#
Black
5
130
#
Green
6
646
#
Saddle
6
135
#
White
6
Riviera
136
#
Saddle
6
654 Covert
6
138
#
Black
6
654
*
Covert
6
Lesabre
658 Black
6
400 Green
5
658
*
Black
6
401 Blue
5
670
#
Green
5
404 Covert
5
671
#
Blue
5
408 Black
5
674
#
Covert
5
416 Saddle
6
676
#
Saddle
5
418 Black
6
680
#
Green
6
LeSabre Custom
684
#
Saddle
6
420 Green
5
684
#
Covert
6
421 Blue
5
685
*
White
6
424 Covert
5
686
*
Saddle
6
430 Green
6
688
#
Black
6
434 Covert
6
688
*
Black
6
436 Saddle
6
 
438 Black
6
 
PAINT
Code
Color
Code
Color
11 Arctic White 53 Cortez Gold
14 Silver Mist 54 Champagne Gold
18 Charcoal Mist 56 Sunburst Yellow
19 Regal Black 57 Antique Gold
21 Crystal Blue 62 Sierra tan
24 Cascade Blue 63 Burnished Copper
26 Stratomist Blue 65 Flame Orange
28 Royal Blue 67 Deep Chestnut
36 Heritage Green 69 Nutmeg
43 Seamist Green 73 Vintage Red
45 Emerald Mist 75 Fire Red
48 Hunter Green 77 Burnished Bronze
50 Sandalwood Paint Chip Palette
 
VINYL ROOF
Code
Color
Code
Color
A White G Green
B Black H Silver
D Blue T Covert
F Tan  
 
CONVERTIBLE TOP
Code
Color
Code
Color
A White G Green
B Black T Covert
 

1- 2 Seat

2- 3 Seat

3- GS option available

4- Skylark 350, Sun Coupe opition availible

5- Cloth

6- Vinyl

7- Limited opition availible
*- Bucket seats #- Notch back or 60/40 seats
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