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CHEVROLET

Body Plate Identification

 
1962 Chevy body plate
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1962

Location: Riveted to the top left cowl under the hood.
          Corvair - Attached to left rear wheel housing in engine compartment.
          Corvette's do not have body plates.
Build Date: Month, Week
10D
Style: Year, Series, Body Style
62-1847
Body: Factory Identification, Production Sequence
JA 4XXX
Trim: Trim Color and Material Used
892
Paint: Lower and Upper Body Color
927
ACC.: Factory Installed Accessories
EZI
 
Style
Corvair 500
Nova 400
Code
Body Style
Code
Body Style
0527 Club Coupe 0435 4 dr. Sta. Wagon
Corvair 700
0437 2 dr. Sport Coupe
0727 Club Coupe 0441 2 dr. Sedan
0735 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 0449 4 dr. Sedan
0769 4 dr. Sedan 0467 2 dr. Convertible
Corvair Monza
Biscayne
0927 Club Coupe
2
1111,1211
3
2 dr. Sedan
0935 4 dr. Sta. Wagon 1135,1235
3
4 dr. Sta. Wagon
0967 Convertible
2
1169,1269
3
4 dr. Sedan
0969 4 dr. Sedan
Bel-Air
Corvette
1511,1611
3
2 dr. Sedan
867 Convertible 1535,1635
3
4 dr. Sta. Wagon
Chevy II 100
1537,1637
3
2 dr. Sport Coupe
0111,0211
4
2 dr. Sedan 1545,1645
3
4 dr. Sta. Wagon
0135,0235
4
2 dr. Sta. Wagon 1569,1669
3
4 dr. Sedan
0169,0269
4
4 dr. Sedan
Impala
Chevy II 300
1735,1835
3
4 dr. Sta. Wagon
0311,0411
4
2 dr. Sedan 1739,1839
3
4 dr. Sport Sedan
0345,0445
4
4 dr. Sta. Wagon 1745,1845
3
4 dr. Sta. Wagon
0369,0469
4
4 dr. Sedan 1747,1847
3
2 dr. Sport Coupe
1
  1767,1867
3
2 dr. Convertible
1
1769,1869
3
4 dr. Sedan
 
Assembly Plant
Code
Plant
Code
Plant
A Atlanta, GA L Los Angeles, CA
B Baltimore, MD N Norwood, OH
F Flint, MI O Oakland, CA
G Framingham, MA S St. Louis, MO
J Janesville, WI T Tarrytown, NY
K Kansas, MO W Willow Run, MI
 
Trim
Corvair Monza
Chevy II 100
Code
Color
Code
Color
712,715 Black
6
752 Aqua
5, 6
719,755 Aqua
6
754 Aqua
6
732,736 Blue
6
760 Fawn
5, 6
735 Blue
5, 6
761,765 Fawn
6
748 Aqua
5, 6
766 Red
5, 6
758,769 Fawn
6
777 Red
6
759 Fawn
5, 6
Impala
782 Red
5, 6
814,815 Black
6
781,785 Red
6
821,827,829 Green
6
793 Gold
5, 6
826 Green
5, 6
795,799 Gold
6
831,836 Blue
6
Nova 400
842 Blue
5, 6
721,753 Aqua
6
843,847 Blue
5, 6
722 Aqua/Ivory
6
845,847,854 Aqua
6
739 Blue
5, 6
853 Aqua
5, 6
740,741 Blue/Ivory
6
856,867,870 Fawn
6
742 Blue
6
866 Fawn
5, 6
750 Aqua
5, 6
874 Red
5, 6
763 Fawn
5, 6
875,879,886 Red
6
766 Fawn
6
890,891,894 Gold
6
767,770 Fawn/Ivory
6
892 Gold
5, 6
772,774 Red/Ivory
5, 6
Bel-Air
775,786 Red/Ivory
5, 6
823 Green
5, 6
787 Gold
5, 6
839 Blue
5, 6
789 Gold
6
850 Aqua
5, 6
790,791 Gold/Ivory
5, 6
863 Fawn
5, 6
Corvair
872 Red
5, 6
731 Blue
5, 6
Biscayne
745,751 Aqua
5, 6
852 Aqua
5, 6
756,757 Fawn
5, 6
855 Aqua
6
779,780 Red
5, 6
860 Fawn
5, 6
Chevy II 300
861,865 Fawn
6
738 Blue
5, 6
876 Red
5, 6
749 Aqua
5, 6
877 Red
6
762 Fawn
5, 6
 
778 Red
6
 
PAINT
Code
Color
Code
Color
900
7
Tuxedo Black 940
7
Satin Silver
903 Surf Green 948
7
Honduras Maroon
905 Laurel Green 950 White/Black
912 Silver Blue 953 White/Seafoam Green
914 Nassau Blue 955 Surf Green/Laurel Green
917 Twilight Turquoise 959 White/Silver Blue
918 Twilight Blue 962 Silver Blue/Nassau Blue
920
7
Autumn Gold 963 White/Twilight Blue
923
7
Roman Red 965 Twilight Turq./Twilight Turq.
925 Coronna Cream 970 Adobe Beige/Autumn Gold
927 Anniversary Gold 973 White/Red
936
7
Ermine White 984 White/Satin Silver
938
7
Adobe Beige Paint Chip Palette
 
ACCESSORY
Code, RPO
ACC
Code, RPO
ACC
C Padded dash PW, 426 Pwr window
E, EZI,398 Tinted glass S 2 tone spd line pnt
EZW, F Tinted windshield SA, 380 Pwr window
FWS, 482 Full bench seat SPEC Special pnt color
IP, 427 Padded dash SPL Special pnt color
L, 685 4 Speed SPORT, 240 SS
PAD, 427 Padded dash SSK, 240 SS 409
PE Pwr window/seats WA, 426 Pwr window
P-S-W Pwr window/seats WS Pwr window/seats
 
 

1- Option Super Sport

2- Option Spyder

3- Second digit

1, 3, 5, 7 = 6 cylinder

2, 4, 6, 8 = 8 cylinder

4- First two digits

01, 03 = 4 Cylinder

02, 04 = 6 Cylinder

5- Cloth

6- Vinyl

7- Corvette included. Prior to 1963 there were no codes on the corvette to positively identify the paint.

 
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