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VIN Plate
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The NC DMV questioned the VIN Plate on my dash, because the rivets don't look original. From the limited information I could find, the "F" should've been the Ford script "F", correct? Does it look like what a 1972 should look like?

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I removed the fender to show them that the numbers matched, so all is well, and I should receive the title soon.
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#2
You got lucky, I don't think that is a real tag - it doesn't look right
Those are defiantly the wrong rivets
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#3
That is not original at all. I would always crack the fenders to verify before I would ever buy one.

Yea, Though I cruise through the valley of the Shadow of Rice, I will fear no Turbo, For Thine Torque art with me. Thy forged rods and crankshaft, they comfort me.

Thou preparest a strip before me in the presence of four cylinder enemies: thou anointest my heads with high octane; my quarter mile victories runneth over.

Surely Horsepower and RPM's shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will race on the streets and strips forever.
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#4
original dash-vin:
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#5
That's what I thought. Thanks for the info everyone.
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#6
It doesn't even have the correct number of characters.......

Mark
71 Mach 1 J code - Japanese export
72 Convertible f code - first car
Numerous other Fords
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#7
There are 11 characters there. Just hard to see the 1's

73 Grandé H Code. Headman long tube headers, T-5 Transmission, 3.70 Traclok, Lowered 1" all around, Aussie 2v heads w/ 2.19 intake, 1.71 exhaust, screw in studs, full roller cam 608/612 lift 280/281 duration LSA 112, Quick Fuel 750 CFM double pumper, AirGap intake.

- Jason


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#8
Got lucky there. But who cares drive the car and enjoy it
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