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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-20-03, 08:42 PM Thread Starter
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VIN/CHASSIS No. how to translate

Can some one help by telling how to translate the VIN/CHASSIS No. code please.
What does the AAA Stand for, K obviously reefers to 1989 but how and the P has me beat, what words would you use to describe the vehicle with this VIN/CHASSIS No. any help appreciated.
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Ford Fairmont EA Ghia 1989

Engine no. J G 3 2 K P 9 9 9 4 0 T

VIN/CHASSIS NO. 6 F P A A A J G 3 2 K P 9 9 9 4 0


6 F P Manufacturer Prefix
A A A ???
J Country of Origin
G Assembly Plant
3 2 Body Style
K Year of Production
P Month of Production
9 9 9 4 0 Serial Number
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Re: VIN/CHASSIS No. how to translate

6FP = Ford Australia
AAA = Spare not used numbers.
J Australia
G Broadmedows
32 Fairmont Ghia
K 1989
P April

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Re: VIN/CHASSIS No. how to translate

try again..... thks blue much appreciated, can you tell me the formula, if k = 1989 does l =1990 etc, and p = April how do you work that out.
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PS Series (eg: EA II): how do you tell one from the other?

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try this, there is a chart which lists all the years and thier respective month codes

http://www.falcongt.com.au/ID.html
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