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1964 Mercury Comet Cyclone
New for 1964 was the Comet Cyclone

1964 Mercury Cyclone

1964 was the first year for the Comet Cyclone. In 1964 all Cyclones came standard with Bucket Seats and console, 3 spoke steering wheel, tachometer, "chrome look" wheel covers as well as an engine dress up kit that included a special chrome air cleaner, dipstick, oil filter, radiator cap and rocker arms.

The standard Cyclone engine was the "Cyclone Super 289 V-8" with a four-barrel carburetor rated at 210 hp, optional was the hipo 271 hp version of the 289 V-8. A Cobra heavy-duty clutch, special carburetors, air cleaners, valve covers and many other performance related items were offered under this optional line.

 

 

 

 

1964 Mercury Comet Production Numbers

Model Number Body/Style Number Body Type & Seating Factory Price Shipping Weight Total Production
Cyclone
N/A 27 2-dr Hardtop Coupe - 6P $2,655 2,688 lbs 7,454

 

Vin Number Decoding - 1964 Mercury

 
Location: left inner fender of Comets and Meteors and on the right cowl tab on other models.
 
First Symbol - Year
4 = 1964
Second Symbol - Assembly Plant
E = Mahwah, NJ. S = Pilot Plant
F = Dearborn, MI. T = Metuchen, NJ.
H = Lorain, OH. W = Wayne, MI.
J = Los Angeles, CA. Y = Wixom, MI.
K = Kansas City, KS. Z = St. Louis, MO.
R = San Jose, CA.  
Third & Fourth Symbol - Body Series
01 = Comet 202 2 Dr Sedan 47 = Monterey 2 Dr Hardtop Fastback
02 = Comet 202 4 Dr Sedan 48 = Monterey 4 Dr Hartdop Fastback
11 = Comet 404 2 Dr Sedan 52 = Montclair 4 Dr Sedan
12 = Comet 404 4 Dr Sedan 53 = Montclair 2 Dr Hardtop Coupe
22 = Caliente 4 Dr Sedan 57 = Montclair 2 Dr Hardtop Fastback
23 = Caliente 2 Dr Hardtop 58 = Montclair 4 Dr Hardtop Fastback
25 = Caliente 2 Dr Convertible 62 = Park Lane 4 Dr Sedan
27 = Cyclone 2 Dr Hardtop Coupe 63 = Park Lane 2 Dr Hardtop Coupe
32= Comet 202 4 Dr Station Wagon 64 = Park Lane 4 Dr Hardtop Sedan
34= Comet 404 4 Dr Station Wagon 65 = Park Lane 2 Dr Convertible
36= Comet 404 4 Dr Villager Station Wagon 67 = Park Lane 2 Dr Hardtop Fastback
41 = Monterey 2 Dr Sedan 68 = Park Lane 4 Dr Hardtop Fastback
42 = Monterey 4 Dr Sedan 72 = Mercury 4 Dr Station Wagon (Commuter)
43 = Monterey 2 Dr Hardtop Coupe 76 = Mercury 4 Dr Station Wagon (Colony Park)
45 = Monterey 2 Dr Convertible  
Fifth Symbol - Engine
4 = 6-170 (export) P = 8-390
6 = 8-260 (export) Q = 8-427
9 = 8-390 (export) R = 8-427
D = 8-289 U = 6-170
F = 8-260 Y = 8-390
H = 8-390 Z = 8-390
K = 8-289  
Last Six Symbols - Production Sequence
Starting at 500001

1964 Mercury Comet Photos


Photo Gallery - 7 Pictures

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