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1970 - 1972 Door Data Plate Diagram

Located on the latch face of the left front door

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Series Code Engine Code
Assembly Plant Code Numerical Sequence of Assembly
Model Year Code  
Vehicle Identification Number (0S54H 100001
"0" 1970 Model
"S" Assembled at Pilot Plant
"54" 4 Door Sedan
"H" 8 Cyl. Engine - 351 ID - 2 Venturi Carburetor
"100001" First Ford Series vehicle assembled at Pilot Plant during Model Year
"9/69" Built during September, 1969

Body Type Code Transmission Code
Body Color Code Rear Axle Ratio Code
Trim Code District Code/DSO Number
Miscellaneous Vehicle Data (54A B 5A 6 X 33)
"54A" Galaxie 500 - 4 Door Sedan
"B" Dark Maroon
"5A" Black cloth and vinyl
Solid Colors 1970/71 Single digit code
1972 Two digit code
Two Tones 1970/71 Two digit code
1972 Four digit code
(Refer to Soft trim Section for complete instructions
and Trim Code listing.)
"6" Rear Axle RRatio of 3.00 to 1
"X" FMX Cruise-O-Matic Transmission
"33" Detroit District and DSO number when applicable
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