The Canadian-built Econolines had a different data plate from those built in the USA. Right now we have only data from 1965. We have made some assumptions about the 1961 to 1964 Econolines.
Here is the Warranty plate data from a specific Canadian Ford Econoline
|SERIAL NO.||TRIM||PAINT||AXLE RATIO|
|SERIES||W.B.||MAX G.V.W. LB.|
|ENGINE||TRANS||SPECIAL ORDER NO.|
|Year - Model Name||1965 E100|
|Assembly Plant||Oakville, Ontario|
|Engine Code (1st digit)||9||unknown|
|Body Type (2nd & 3rd digits)||53||unknown without year info|
|Series Code (4th & 5th digits)||04||This should be 11|
|Wheelbase (W.B.) (6th & 7th digits)||A||This should be 90|
|Drive (8th digit)||This should be L or R|
|Numerical Sequence of Assembly||590119||Assembled in 1965|
|Gross Weight Range||0||unknown - This should be an A|
|Paint||if blank = special ordered paint|
|Make (1965 only?)||M||Mercury|
|Wheelbase (W.B.)||90||90" wheelbase|
|Maximum Gross Vehicle Weight (MAX. G.V.W. LB.)||3.600||3.600 pounds|
|Engine||S||gasoline, 6 cyl, 144 c.u.i.|
|Year Assembled based on Engine code||S||assembled in 1961|
|Transmission||3L/D||3 speed, light-duty|
|Special Order Number|
NOTES: The following may or may not apply to this particular vehicle.
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