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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-11-2009, 07:43 PM Thread Starter
 
 
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I PUT MY VIN ON THIS MORNING AND YOU GUYS REALLY HELPED.NOW I HAVE MY TRIM TAG AND REALLY WANT TO KNOW AS MUCH AS I CAN ABOUT MY NEW PROJECT.MY TAG READS 12A B STYLE65-16437 NOR 5607 E-E PAINT TRIM 842- 2P 5WL .THIS VEHICLE IS SUPPOSED TO BE A REAL 65 SS 4 SPEED CAR W/12 BOLT REAREND.IT HAS BUCKET SEATS,CONSOLE,4 SPEED.THE VIN AGAINS IS 164375N109043.I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW EVERYTHING I CAN ABOUT CAR.ENGINE,WHERE SOLD,.IT ALSO HAS TILT WHEEL.THANKS AGAIN FOR HELP.
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-11-2009, 09:17 PM
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16437 - Chevy Impala, 8 Cyl (SS is 16537, 16567, 16637, 16667) 2 Door Sport Coupe.
E-E - Color Dark (Danube) Blue
NOR 5607 (factory tracking code) - Norwood, OH
12A - December - First Week
842 - Interior - Blue Cloth & Vinyl, Bench
2P - ???
5WL - ???


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Year: 1969
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Engine: 327 V8
Trans: Powerglide

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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-11-2009, 09:24 PM
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16437: V8 Sport coupe, not an SS: SS models are: 16537 6cyl, 16637 8cyl.
12A: First week of Dec car:
NOR 5607: Norwood Ohio Plant: #5607 Sports Coupe produced
Trim 842: The original color of your interior is: Blue. Material type is: Cloth & Vinyl. Seat type: Bench. Used for: Impala coupes & sedans.
E-E: The original color of your car is: Danube Blue Metallic (Upper and lower)
2P: 2-Spd windshield wipers
5W: Deluxe Seat Belts with retractors
Don't have the 5L code for 65's.

Any other questions I suggest reviewing the page below:

http://www.348-409.com/facts.html

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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-11-2009, 09:53 PM Thread Starter
 
 
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Smile thanks again guys

thanks for help.why would title say suprspt?didnt they make a sports coupe/super sport?someone told me they called them both back then.or did i get a clone?thanks again.dan.
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All 2 door Impalas are called sport coupes, but they are not necessarily Super Sports. If your car has bucket seats and a console in it, somebody probably put them in and sold the car as an SS. If it was an original four speed car, it would have a 2L code on the cowl tag.

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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-11-2009, 10:11 PM Thread Starter
 
 
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Smile thanks

Thanks again.i guess i got had so to speak.but none the less it is in good shape and i love the body style anyway.still gonna keep car and enjoy with family.i will put pics up as soon as i can.thanks for all the help.was gonna keep factory except for big block mild engine but now ill probably build a pretty nasty big block for it.sounds like a pretty good idea dont it.thanks.
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