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161. VIN 2G51G175476, BODY 62B, COLOR H, TRIM 22, DATE 18D, DSO 35, AXLE 9, TRANS 5
Options: It was ordered pretty much with the standard options except for the except for the engine, transmission and 4:11 rear end.
Comments: I am the original owner of this car and raced it in the 60's.  It has been sitting since the middle 70's and I am in the process of doing a complete restoriation - body off the frame etc.  It should be done by late August 06 and then I can submit some current pictures.  Submitted by Chuck Stacey, 07/09/2006.
Email: grin1@earthlink.net


No photo available.  162. VIN 2G62X195786, BODY 54A, COLOR A, TRIM 16, DATE 15F, DSO 45, AXLE 1, TRANS 4
Options: Pwr. windows, air conditioning, AM radio
Comments: I believe this car is in original condition.  There is some question as to whether parts of it have been repainted, but I am not an expert.  It has just over 60,000 original miles.  The chrome is in perfect condition.  There are a couple of road dings, as this car has been driven.  The interior is in great shape, with a small seperation of the seam in the middle of the back seat, which is being repaired.  The only problem I have encountered is the right front door doesn''t open from the inside.  We have all original books and tags that show how to operate the air conditioner, heater, etc.  The driver's visor still has the paper wrapper around it.  The brake booster is off the vehicle but we still have it.  It runs fantastically.  We are the third owner of this vehicle.  The car is currently up for sale.  Submitted by Shirley Wilson, 07/11/2006.


No photo available.  163. VIN 2P62W142749, BODY 54A, COLOR VM, TRIM 19, DATE 16A, DSO blank, AXLE 1, TRANS 3
Options: Radio
Comments: Im a 14 year old and my mom and dad bought it for me for a first project.  It is a rust free North Dakota car and is in great shape.  The person we bought it from drove it from Fargo, ND to Alexandria, MN which is about 120 miles and it ran good the whole way.  I have a year and a half to finish it.  Im planning to paint it a dark purple with a white/ silver roof.  Submitted by Jordan, Jim, Lori, and Neil Johnson, 07/13/2006.


164. VIN 2E51V241266, BODY 62B, COLOR blank, TRIM 92A, DATE 11G, DSO 15075, AXLE 6, TRANS 2
Comments: Talk about basic!  This 1962 sedan has zero options!  I don't know the history of this car for certain, but I was told it was a police car in the Granville, NY area.  It has holes cut in the deck lid for lights and a hole in the roof for a radio antenna.  It also has triangles of reflective tape stuck to the back panel.  The story goes that it was in an accident in 1968 and has sat since.  The impact occurred on the left door, fender and rocker panel.  The door pillar got pushed in and the door was pushed rear ward into the quarter panel.  I would view this car as eligible for donating parts..anyone need a 223 engine?

I am hoping you can help with the decode.  The paint code is blank which makes sense considering the car was probably part of a fleet order.  This is also indicated by the special DSO.  The color is an attractive dark blue and I would like to determine whether it is a Ford mixture. 

The other decode item to look at is the trim code. It does not appear on your list. Since the car was built very late, is it possible that newer styles were added?  The interior is not complete but is two tone blue with what looks to be typical Ford cloth and vinyl.  Submitted by Lars Severance, 07/19/2006.


No photo available.  165. VIN 2J63Z179899, BODY 65A, COLOR B, TRIM 17, DATE 07V, DSO blank, AXLE 1, TRANS 4
Options: am stereo, wipers with squirters, auto, 2 dr hardtop
Comments: Submitted by Jeremy Larson, 07/24/2006.


No photo available.  166. VIN 2J63X116451, BODY 65A, COLOR M, TRIM 39, DATE 06L, DSO blank, AXLE 1, TRANS 4
Options: Power steering, power brakes, recirc heater.
Comments: Rough body and interior. All there but some rust. Starter and trans missing.  Submitted by Dan Fletcher, 07/26/2006.


No photo available.  167. VIN 2U69X155637, BODY 76B, COLOR V, TRIM 89, DATE 29E, DSO 24, AXLE 1, TRANS 4
Options: Power steering, bucket seats with center console, AM radio with front and rear speakers, fender skirts, driver and passenger side view mirror.
Comments: My Dad purchased this car in 2000 at Carlisle, PA for my Mom and when he died in 2001 she gave the car to me and it is now in New Castle, Delaware.  The interior is all original as is the body trim which is in very good condition.  The body, engine compartment, trunk and under side are all very fine.  Submitted by Rich Drapikowski, 07/28/2006.


168. VIN 2U69G154473, BODY 76B, COLOR M, TRIM 85, DATE 23E, DSO 31, AXLE 5, TRANS 5
Options: Power drivers seat.
Comments: I'm the second owner.  The car has been repainted once and the front seats have been recovered.  Other than that the car is original with the exception of added seat belts.  Submitted by Bryan - Knoxville, TN, 07/28/2006.
Email: bryan122@bellsouth.net


No photo available.  169. VIN 2N62X148343, BODY 54A, COLOR A, TRIM 35, DATE 13F, DSO 22, AXLE 1, TRANS 4
Options: Factory A/C
Comments: Submitted by Jonathan Forward, 07/30/2006.


No photo available.  170. VIN 2J64X159328, BODY 75A, COLOR F, TRIM 12, DATE 20D, DSO blank, AXLE 6, TRANS 1
Comments: I'm the 2nd owner.  Car is a black plate california car.  Hasn't been driven in over 10 years.  Car was in Indio, stored in a garage with lots of mice.  Needs lots of work, but is rust free.  As soon as I get the mice droppings out of it, it will look better.  Submitted by Jim Baker, Pahrump, NV, 08/01/2006.


171. VIN 2U69X164177, BODY 76B, COLOR I, TRIM 88, DATE 14G, DSO 22, AXLE 1, TRANS 4
Options: Heater, padded dash, seat belts, AM radio, power steering, power brakes, very rare hood ornament, bumper guards with bumper guards front and rear, Ford original steel painted skirts, remote control mirrors, white wall tires.
Comments: All original interior, unrestored except the paint and new top, show quality vehicle, very nice 62 Ford.  Submitted by Joe Abela, 08/06/2006.
Email: abelajoe@sbcglobal.net


172. VIN 2E62V167913, BODY 54A, COLOR JM, TRIM 35, DATE 01B, DSO blank, AXLE 6, TRANS 1
Comments: Looking good. -in Norway.  Submitted by T. Andersen, 08/06/2006.
Email: fomoco62@hotmail.com


No photo available.  173. VIN 2W52W137442, BODY 54B, COLOR A, TRIM 21, DATE 15E, DSO 32, AXLE 6, TRANS 1
Options: 292 V-8; AM radio; deluxe wheel covers; backup lights; safety package "A"; dual outside rearview mirrors; raised clutch pedal pad (FoMoCo part #AY CODD-7A624-A).
Comments: The car is in excellent condition, 22,000 miles shown are likely true due to many original parts.  Submitted by Jeff from Ashland Ohio, 08/06/2006.


174. VIN 2P62W156145, BODY 54A, COLOR VM, TRIM 39, DATE 08G, DSO , AXLE 8, TRANS 2
Options: Deluxe wheel covers.
Comments: Found on ebay for sale as parts car in Winsted Minnesota 8/14/06.  97823 miles, shattered windshield, much rust, bent rear bumper.  Submitted by Paul, 08/14/2006.
Email: Galaxiedriver@centurytel.net


175. VIN 2J63G147807, BODY 65A, COLOR A, TRIM 56, DATE27B, DSO 716928, AXLE 9, TRANS 5
Options: Matching #'s drivetrain. Still in original paint. Solid and rust free.  Found build sheet in door.
Comments: Would like to know what DSO decodes to.  I would like to know production figures on these cars and also the date they started producing the 406's.  Submitted by Anthony, 08/16/2006.
Email: anthony@hispeedcustoms.com
Registry Note: The exact date that the production of the 406 cars was started is as yet unknown, but was late Feb. or early March of 1962.  With a date code of February 27, 1962 this rare Galaxie has got to be one of the first G code cars produced.  The number of 1962 G code cars produced remains unknown.  There were 87,562 Club Victoria 2 door hardtops produced.  The 71 in the DSO codes to Los Angeles.  The remaining 4 numbers indicate special order items, and that was probably the 4.11:1 axle.  Maybe more items were included in the order and that can be verified by studying the build sheet.  The DSO and the build sheet, a very valuable paper, document this as one of a very few special order G code 1962 Galaxies.


176. VIN 2P67X197395, BODY 65B, COLOR A, TRIM 34, DATE 06V, DSO 0489, AXLE 1, TRANS 4
Options: Power Steering, Wards A/C.
Comments: Crushed left front fender,hood,grille,and bumper.  The car was stolen by a FRIEND of the previous owner and put into a guard rail.  It was then purchased by Dearborn Classics for interior patterning.  I plan on returning it to the street as a nice cruiser.  Submitted by Rick Herget, 08/16/2006.


177. VIN 2E63G250832, BODY 65A, COLOR M, TRIM 56, DATE 25G, DSO 23, AXLE 9, TRANS 2
Options: 4 Speed, Push Button Radio, Front mount Antenna.
Comments: #2 Certified appasied, original paint. Mostly original, Engine completely rebuilt December 2009 60,000 original miles on vehicle. Submitted by Peter J. Baker, 08/27/2006.
Email: pj.baker@verizon.net


178. VIN 2J65Z114508, BODY 76A, COLOR A, TRIM 56, DATE 31K, DSO blank , AXLE 1, TRANS 4
Options: Power steering, power brakes, polar aire, rear bumper guards, center hood ornament.
Comments: This 1962 Ford Galaxie was bought new at wallace Ford in Oxnard, California and has never left that area. Found on ebay 8/30/06. Submitted by Paul, 08/30/2006.


No photo available.  179. VIN 2J69Z151602, BODY 76B, COLOR R, TRIM 86, DATE 15C, DSO blank, AXLE 1, TRANS 4
Comments: I picked this car off of my father who just bought the car in July of 2005.  It is 90% restored.  I have driven it only 10 miles since 02/06.  I hope to drive it many more.  Submitted by David Jones, 09/02/2006.


180. VIN 2P67X179551, BODY 65B, COLOR BM, TRIM 87, DATE 21E, DSO blank, AXLE 1, TRANS 4
Options: Radio, Power Steering
Comments: Car is in Central Illinois and is for sale for $4500.  It is a beauty.  Submitted by Paul, 09/06/2006.
Email: wake@davesworld.net

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