1968 Mustang VIN and Data Plate Decoder Sheet

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Assembly Plant

Code Plant
F Dearborn, MI
R San Jose, CA
T Metuchen, NJ

Body Style

Code Body Style
01 Hardtop
02 Fastback
03 Convertible


Code Engine
C 289-2v
F 302-2v
J 302-4v
R 428-4v Ram Air
S 390-4v
T 200-1v
W 427-4v

Body Code

Body Body Style Interior Seats Special
63A Fastback Standard Interior Bucket Seats
63B Fastback Luxury Interior Bucket Seats
63C Fastback Standard Interior Bench Seats
63D Fastback Luxury Interior Bench Seats
65A Hardtop Standard Interior Bucket Seats
65B Hardtop Luxury Interior Bucket Seats
65C Hardtop Standard Interior Bench Seats
65D Hardtop Luxury Interior Bench Seats
76A Convertible Standard Interior Bucket Seats
76B Convertible Luxury Interior Bucket Seats

Paint Colors

Code Alternate Color
A 9A Raven Black
B 2B Royal Maroon
D 3D Acapulco Blue
E 4E Aztec Aqua
F 3F Gulfstream Aqua
I Lime Gold
M 5M Wimbledon White
N 4N Diamond Blue
O 0 Sea Foam Green
Q 4Q Brittany Blue
R Highland Green
T 5T Candy Apple Red
U U9 Tahoe Turquoise
W Meadowlark Yellow
X Presidential Blue
Y Sunlit Gold
6 6E Pebble Beige

Interior Trim

Code Interior
2A Black Vinyl
2B Blue Vinyl
2D Dark Red Vinyl
2F Saddle Vinyl
2G Ivy Gold Vinyl
2K Aqua Vinyl
2U Parchment Vinyl
2Y Nugget Gold Vinyl
8A Black Comfort Weave Bench
8B Blue Comfort Weave Bench
8D Dark Red Comfort Weave Bench
8U Parchment Comfort Weave Bench
7A Black Comfort Weave
7B Blue Comfort Weave
7D Dark Red Comfort Weave Buckets
8U Parchment Comfort Weave
6A Black Vinyl (Decor Group)
6B Blue Vinyl (Decor Group)
6D Dark Red Vinyl (Decor Group)
6F Saddle Vinyl (Decor Group)
6G Ivy Gold Vinyl (Decor Group)
6K Aqua Vinyl (Decor Group)
6U Parchment Vinyl (Decor Group)
6Y Nugget Gold Vinyl (Decor Group)
9A Black Comfort Weave Bench (Decor Group)
9B Blue Comfort Weave Bench (Decor Group)
9D Dark Red Comfort Weave Bench (Decor Group)
9U Parchment Comfort Weave Bench (Decor Group)
5A Black Comfort Weave (Decor Group)
5B Blue Comfort Weave (Decor Group)
5D Dark Red Comfort Weave (Decor Group)
5U Parchment Comfort Weave (Decor Group)

Build Date

Date Code Production Month
G July 1967
H August 1967
J September 1967
K October 1967
L November 1967
M December 1967
A January 1968
B February 1968
C March 1968
D April 1968
E May 1968
F June 1968
U July 1968
V August 1968

DSO (District Sales Office)

Code District
11 Boston
37 Buffalo
13 New York
38 Pittsburgh
15 Newark
21 Atlanta
22 Charlotte
16 Philadelphia
24 Jacksonville
25 Richmond
17 Washington
27 Cincinnati
32 Cleveland
33 Detroit
34 Indianapolis
35 Lansing
36 Louisville
28 Louisville
41 Chicago
42 Fargo
43 Rockford
44 Twin Cities
45 Davenport
51 Denver
52 Des Moines
53 Kansas City
54 Omaha
55 St. Louis
61 Dallas
62 Houston
63 Memphis
64 New Orleans
65 Oklahoma City
71 Los Angeles
72 San Jose
73 Salt Lake City
74 Seattle
43 Milwaukee
75 Phoenix
81 Ford of Canada
83 Government
84 Home Office Reserve
85 American Red Cross
89 Transportation Services
90 Export
91 Export
92 Export
93 Export
94 Export
95 Export
96 Export
97 Export
98 Export
99 Export


Code Axle
1 2.75
2 2.79
4 2.83
5 3.00
6 3.20
7 3.25
8 3.50
9 3.10
E 3.00L
F 3.20L
G 3.25L
H 3.50L


Code Transmission
1 3-Speed Manual
5 4-Speed Manual
U C-6 Automatic
W C-4 Automatic

1 thought on “1968 Mustang VIN and Data Plate Decoder Sheet

  1. Our 1968 Mustang has an axle code of “Y” for 4.30L, you don’t list that one. We also have a Marti report.

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