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#1 djr1718

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Posted 10 May 2007 - 11:43 PM

Some guys might know how to read those numbers on your motor & also on your chassis( left hand side shock tower in Engine bay)

for the people who don't here a tutorial on how

my motor engine no is JG23AG53163

I break this down for you

" J " Stands for Australia

" G " Stands for Broadmedows, Victora Or
" H " Stands for Queensland

" 23 " Stands for Model: Falcon 500 Sedan


There more numbers for each Model Falcon As shown in list

  • 11 = FUTURA SEDAN
  • 12 = FUTURA TAXI
  • 21 = FALCON SEDAN
  • 22 = FALCON TAXI
  • 23 = FALCON 500 SEDAN
  • 24 = FALCON 500 TAXI
  • 30 = FALCON WAGON
  • 31 = FALCON 500 WAGON
  • 32 = FAIRMONT GXL
  • 33 = FALCON GT SEDAN
  • 34 = FAIRMONT SEDAN
  • 35 = FAIRMONT WAGON
  • 36 = FAIRLANE CUSTOM
  • 37 = FAIRLANE 500
  • 38 = FAIRLANE CUSTOM TAXI
  • 39 = FAIRLANE 500 TAXI
  • 40 = FALCON UTILITY
  • 41 = FALCON 500 UTILITY
  • 42 = FALCON VAN
  • 43 = FALCON 4WD UTE
  • 45 = FALCON 500 VAN
  • 47 = FALCON SUNDOWNER VAN
  • 62 = GALAXIE SEDAN
  • 63 = FAIRLANE MARQUIS
  • 64 = FAIRLANE GHIA
  • 65 = FALCON 500 COUPE
  • 66 = FALCON GT COUPE
  • 67 = FAIRMONT COUPE
  • 70 = LANDAU HARDTOP
  • 71 = LTD

Now the letter" A " stand for Year which is: 1982

The Letter " G " stand for month which is: December

Here the Letter codes as shown on Chart for Month/Year

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The last five numbers" 53163 " are purely a serial number of the car to specifically identify it.

These numbers are the same for six and eight cylinders

#2 sladdo

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Posted 11 May 2007 - 07:48 PM

Very nicely done.....maybe considered sticky??

I think this sort of **** is more for full tech Asian cars whose Engine Managements can launch nuclear weapons and such


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#3 XF0747

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Posted 12 May 2007 - 01:01 AM

according to this my car is a Fairmont GXL

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#4 BIGCAV

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Posted 12 May 2007 - 01:43 AM

im guessing your car is a ghia, since gxl was the ghia equivilant in xc i think and the fact that there is no fairmont ghia option

#5 XF0747

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Posted 12 May 2007 - 02:00 AM

yeh mines a ghia

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#6 BIGCAV

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Posted 12 May 2007 - 02:10 AM

cool. thats pretty lazy on fords behalf lol. this is a great post and its got my vote to make it a sticky. im gonna check my xe and xf tomorow,

does anybody have any info on the other identification then, like engine and trim etc?

#7 xFalcon Mod

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Posted 12 May 2007 - 08:44 AM

does anybody have any info on the other identification then, like engine and trim etc?


in the Vehicle Identification Plate codes thread, stickied right beside this one ;)
http://www.xfalcon.c...read.php?t=1413

#8 djr1718

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Posted 12 May 2007 - 09:56 AM

according to this my car is a Fairmont GXL


the number be the same as a GXL but your car just be a Fairmont.

#9 ZL

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Posted 21 May 2007 - 06:04 PM

mines a fairlane marquis haha:P
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#10 projectxf

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Posted 15 August 2007 - 02:03 PM

according to this my 87 xf s pac is a falcon 500? hmmm JG23HP 86884

j : australia

G: broadmedows , vic

23: falcon 500 sedan

HP?

86884: just a serial number

C: 1987, may, year of production
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oh yeh its got very expensive sheep skin seat covers in it

i wont be shitting on them ones lol


#11 projectxf

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Posted 15 August 2007 - 02:04 PM

whats a falcon 500 sedan? never knew the came in xfs?
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oh yeh its got very expensive sheep skin seat covers in it

i wont be shitting on them ones lol


#12 TUF250

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Posted 15 August 2007 - 02:10 PM

good infor djr!

i will have to have a go at this later on and check mine

#13 evan

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Posted 15 August 2007 - 02:21 PM

falcon 500 was the spack equivalent back in the day...

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ooooooooooohhh

#14 projectxf

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Posted 15 August 2007 - 02:27 PM

ahh i see i knew there was a falcon 500 but id dint think it was produced with the xf bloody lazy ford cant change the letter
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oh yeh its got very expensive sheep skin seat covers in it

i wont be shitting on them ones lol


#15 street beast

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Posted 15 August 2007 - 02:28 PM

mine matces fairmont sedan witch it is hehe

#16 street beast

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Posted 15 August 2007 - 02:28 PM

mathes*

#17 kenny87

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Posted 15 August 2007 - 05:02 PM

matches......

#18 street beast

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Posted 15 August 2007 - 05:04 PM

yea....... lol im failing skool allright haha

#19 SIR

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Posted 21 September 2007 - 12:37 PM

what are the V & X's stamped all over the block for .
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#20 88 xf ute

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Posted 01 November 2007 - 12:26 PM

dont forget JL40 Which i have. Its broadmeadows plant number 2




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