In 2001, I purchased a and became even more interested and involved in the classic Mopars than I already was. Day 3364 is Tuesday, October 13, 1970 as stated. The bottom row, to the left, has the 4-character car line and model code same as the V. Last eight digits of car serial. .
. Due to that lack of expertise on these vehicles in this country, it would be easy for a car importer to fool the average Joe Bloggs into paying big dollars for what looks to be a rare 440 powered 1971 Plymouth 'Cuda, when all he's really buying is a 1971 Plymouth Barracuda 225 Slant 6 with a 440 swapped in. Z Special order 8 Cyl. The manufacturer space moved; and the year required two spots in vehicles with a gross weight rating below 10,001 lb. The 5th row from the bottom is a row of upper case letters representing option categories. Wagon 3-Seat N 8-383 4 Bar.
The next five digits were the build number, again sequential, so that car 100001 was the first car made. S84 tuff steering wheel T75 e70x14 rsw fiber stan. Hardtop C 6-225 1 Bar. A89 200 decor group A48 Dress up pkg. A34 Light trailer tow pkg. A64 F body prem pkg A22 Sport trim gr.
Then it was sent to the car plant and the vin stamp was added when assigned to a car. Please feel free to drop us a line and let us know what you think. Because of this, the world was rapidly running out of available combinations for the first three characters. Carpenter for helping us compile much of this information, and to Kelsey Wright the final wrap-up. Knowing the year of the car is often necessary to determine which engine code to use.
When I have the time, I hope to continue to expand this decoder to cover additional vehicles and years. A67 F body super coupe A32 4. A67 Plymouth Backlight louver pkg. Date machined April, 13 1971. . The check digit is used by the manufacturer and government agencies to verify the authenticity of the vehicle and official documentation.
Moving up to the 3rd line from the bottom, numbers 1 through 8 appear here, which denote categories. Additional sources of information regarding safety of transportation can be found here: Rating: 4. Chrysler used a 10,000 day calendar starting in July of 61. Hopefully it will be a helpful reference. Casting number the -5 is a mold revision number from the original mold after x amount of revisions molds are replaced.
The codes for these are listed directly below on the 2nd line from the bottom. This is by no means a list of all models available. Plymouth vehicle history report may contain the following information: title problems, prior damages, unsafe salvage rebuilds, odometer mileage, theft, past sales. Every buyer must check Plymouth car history before getting a car loan or credit. This leaves 2 other accurate places to find it assuming the fender tag is missing as well.
A86 F body custom exterior pkg. The plan is to add a 1971 E-Body decoder next and if we get good feedback there has been talk of adding some B-Bodies too. With the incompatible registration systems, cars were difficult to track between states, as were stolen cars. It really hurts to find out that you made that kind of mistake… For the purpose of this article I have chosen the years 1969 to 1971 which is when Dodge and Plymouth produced some of their finest muscle cars just my humble opinion , and cars in these years are usually the most in demand and commonly imported into Australia. A83 New York Taxi 70 A39 Dodge sprg spec A 69 0nly A85 Charger topper pkg. For information on decoding the option codes, see our selection of books by Galen Govier in the Literature section. This document tells you absolutely everything about your car.