Data for 1984:

1984 Mustang Body Styles:

The 1984 Mustang was marked with the continual evolution of the Fox body, more engine performance options, the 20th anniversary models, the SVO GT is introduced, Saleen starts to modify Mustangs, and the year yellow disappeared not to return again until 1988. The base L model stays but the GL was combined with the GLX to form the LX model. The GT remained but with a new front air dam with optional road lamps. The 20th Anniversary Edition Mustang were all convertible GT's in Oxford White with red interiors, powered by the 302ci V8 or turbo charged 4-cylinder, G.T.350 lettering and stripe (which Ford got in trouble with Shelby with for not licensing), original 1965 type front fender emblems, and two 20th anniversary dash badges. The newly developed Ford Special Vehicle Operations department put together a performance model offering its upgraded 4-cylinder turbocharged engine, body trim, and handling options. New to the interior on all cars where red dash instrument lighting and split folding rear seats. 1984 marked the first year of an increase in cars sold since 1978 which will continue until 1990.

1984 Mustang Paint Color Codes:

1984 Mustang Engine Codes:

1984 Mustang VIN Decoder:

Manufacturer: 1FA = Ford Motor Company USA Ford Passenger Car

Safety: B = Active Seat Belts

P26 = Coupe
P27 = Convertible
P28 = Hatchback

A = 2.3L 88hp SOHC 4-Cyl
W = 2.3L 145hp Turbo 4-Cyl
T = 2.3L 175hp Turbo 4-Cyl SVO
3 = 3.8L 120hp V6
F = 5.0L 165hp V8 Automatic
M = 5.0L 175hp V8

Check Digit: 0-9 or X

Year: E = 1984

Assembler: F = Dearborn, Michigan

Unit Number: 1984 Mustangs start at 100001

The VIN number is on top edge of the dash on the driver's side visible through the windshield.

1984 Mustang Special Models:

See Data for Other Years