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1966 Dodge Monaco
The 1966 Dodge Monaco

1966 Dodge Monaco

The Monaco was offered with six different trim styles in 1966 with all of them equipped with a standard 383 cid V8 engine. Additional features included curved side windows, fender mounted turn signals, backup lights, glove box light and full carpeting.

 

 

 

 

1966 Dodge Monaco Factory Specifications & Production

Model Number Body/Style Number Body Type & Seating Factory Price
Shipping Weight
Total Production
Monaco Series
BD2H 41 4 dr Sedan - 6P $3,033 3,890 lbs Note 1
BD2H 43 4 dr Hardtop - 6P $3,170 3,835 lbs Note 1
BD2H 23 2 dr Hardtop - 6P $3,107 3,855 lbs Note 1
BD2H 45 4 dr Station Wagon - 6P $3,183 4,265 lbs Note 1
BD2H 46 4 dr Station Wagon - 9P $3,539 4,315 lbs Note 2
BD2P 23 2 dr 500 Hardtop - 6P $3,604 4,270 lbs Note 2

Notes:

  1. A total of 30,600 Monaco's and 7,300 Monaco 500's were produced (totals are rounded off to the nearst 100).
  2. A total of 29,300 Monaco and Polara Station Wagons were produced (totals are rounded off to the nearst 100).

Chassis Specifications

Model Wheelbase Overall Length Width Front Tread Rear Tread Tires (V8)
Monaco 121 in 213.3 in 80 in 62 in 62 in 8.55 x 14
Monaco Station Wagons - 6P 121 in 217.1 in 79.4 60.7 in 60.7 in 8.55 x 14
Monaco Station Wagons - 9P 121 in 218.4 in 79.4 60.7 in 60.7 in 8.55 x 14

1966 Dodge Monaco VIN

VIN Decoding

Serial Numbers were on the instrument panel, visible thru the windshield, and on the bottom line of a separate plate(fender tag) under the hood.

Dodge Fender Tag
First Symbol - Car Line
D - Dodge 122" W - Dodge 117/118"
L - Dart W - Charger/Coronet
J - Challenger X - Charger
Second Symbol - Price Class
E - Economy S - Special
L - Low X - Fast Top
M - Medium K - Police
H - High O - Superstock
P - Premium T - Taxi
Third & Fourth Symbol - Body Type
21 - 2 Dr. Sedan 41 - 4 Dr. Sedan
23 - 2 Dr. Hardtop 43 - 4 Dr. Hardtop
27 - 2 Dr. Convertible 45 - Station Wagon 2-Seat
29 - 2 Dr. Sports Hardtop 46 - Station Wagon 3-Seat
Fifth Symbol - Engine
(B) 6-198 (N) 8-383
(C) 6-225 (N) 8-383
(E) 6-Special Order (R) 8-426 HEMI
(G) 8-318 (T) 8-440
(H) 8-340 (U) 8-440
(J) 8-340 (V) 8-440
(L) 8-383 (Z) 8-Special Order
Sixth Symbol - Model Year
6 - 1966 1 - 1971
7 - 1967 2 - 1972
8 - 1968 3 - 1973
9 - 1969 4 - 1974
0 - 1970 5 - 1975
Seventh Symbol - Assembly Plant
(A) Lynch Road, Michigan (E) Los Angeles, California
(B) Hamtramck, Michigan (F) Newark, Deleware
(C) Jefferson, Michigan (G) St. Louis, Missouri
(D) Belvedere, Illinois (R) Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Last Six Symbols - Production Sequence
Started at 100001

 

1966 Dodge Monaco Options & Accessories

Description Description
383-cid 4 BC V-8 Electric Window
440-cid 4 BC V-8 3-spoke Steering Wheel
TorqueFlite Transmission Tilt and Telescoping Steering Wheel
4-Speed Manual Transmission Light Package
Disc Brakes Cargo Area Light
Sure Grip Differential Lockable Storage Compartment
Trailer Towing Package Auto Pilot Speed Control
Power Brakes Tinted Windows
Power Steering Electric Tailgate Window Lift
Tachometer Assist Handles
Air Conditioning AM/FM Radio
6-way Power Seat Rear Seat Speakers
Electric Clock All-vinyl Interior Trim
Retractable Seat Belts Rear Window Defroster
Prismatic Rear View Mirror Outside Remote Control Mirror
Electric Door Locks  

1966 Dodge Interior and Exterior Paint Chips

  • 1966 Dodge Exterior Paint Codes.

    The first letter or number identifies the roof or accent color. The second letter or number identifies the body color. (For example, the combination WC on a Dodge would indicate the roof or accent area is in White and the body is finished in Light Blue.) Paint code plates are located in the engine compartment on the left wheel housing or the left fender side shield.

Color Name / Code Color Image Color Name / Code Color Image

A - Silver Metallic
Lucite® Code - 4656L
Duco® Code - 4656
Dulux® Code - 181-97397

Q - Red
Lucite® Code - 4661LM
Duco® Code - 4661M
Dulux® Code - 181-97417M
B - Black
Lucite® Code - 88L
Duco® Code - 44
Dulux® Code - 93-005

R - Yellow
Lucite® Code - 4698L
Duco® Code - 4698
Dulux® Code - 93-97768

C - Light Blue
Lucite® Code - 4759L
Duco® Code - 4759
Dulux® Code - 93-97802

S - Cream
Lucite® Code - 4764L
Duco® Code - 4764
Dulux® Code - 93-97807

D - Medium Blue Metallic
Lucite® Code - 4758L
Duco® Code - Not Available
Dulux® Code - 181-97801

W - White
Lucite® Code - 4559L
Duco® Code - 4559
Dulux® Code - 93-97054

E - Dark Blue Metallic
Lucite® Code - 4757LH
Duco® Code - Not Available
Dulux® Code - 181-97800H

X - Beige
Lucite® Code - 4766L
Duco® Code - 4766
Dulux® Code - 93-97809

F - Light Green Metallic
Lucite® Code - 4762L
Duco® Code - Not Available
Dulux® Code - 181-97805

Y - Bronze Metallic
Lucite® Code - 4765L
Duco® Code - Not Available
Dulux® Code - 181-97808

G - Dark Green Metallic
Lucite® Code - 4517LH
Duco® Code - 4517H
Dulux® Code - 181-96960
Z - Gold Metallic
Lucite® Code - 4763L
Duco® Code - Not Available
Dulux® Code - 181-97806
K - Medium Turquoise Metallic
Lucite® Code - 4646L
Duco® Code - 4646
Dulux® Code - 181-97387
4 - Sandstone Metallic
Lucite® Code - 4653L
Duco® Code - 4653
Dulux® Code - 181-97394
L - Dark Turquoise Metallic
Lucite® Code - 4508LH
Duco® Code - 4508H
Dulux® Code - 181-96951H

6 - Mauve Metallic
Lucite® Code - 4767L
Duco® Code - 4767
Dulux® Code - 181-97810
M - Turbine Bronze Metallic
Lucite® Code - 4761LH
Duco® Code - Not Available
Dulux® Code - 181-98406H
7 - Maroon Metallic
Lucite® Code - 4768LM
Duco® Code - Not Available
Dulux® Code - 181-97811
P - Bright Red
Lucite® Code - 4770LH
Duco® Code - 4770H
Dulux® Code - 93-97813M
 

  • 1966 Dodge Interior Paint Codes

    1. Low Gloss Colors require 2 ounces of DuPont 4528S Flattening Compound to a pint of unreduced color.
    2. Low Gloss Colors Usage - B-C-D Pillars, Rear Shelf Defroster, Outlets, Miscellaneous Mouldings, Convertible Pocket Panels, Console, Bucket Seat Tracks.

Color Name / Code Color Image Color Name / Code Color Image
GLOSS COLORS (note 2)
White
See Code W Deep Turquoise Metallic See Code L
Saddle Bronze Metallic See Code Y Pale Blue Metallic See Code D
Dark Saddle Tan Metallic Dark Blue Metallic See Code E
Citron Gold Metallic
See Code Z Red See Code P
Dark Citron Gold Metallic Medium Red See Code Q
Pale Turquoise Metallic See Code K Cordovan
Dark Turquoise Metallic Black See Code B
LOW GLOSS COLORS (note 3)
White
Lucite® Code - 9130L
Not Available / See Note 1 Dark Blue Metallic
Lucite® Code - 9232LH
Not Available / See Note 1
Medium Citron Gold Metallic
Lucite® Code - 9236LH
Not Available / See Note 1 Medium Red Metallic
Lucite® Code - 9238LM
Not Available / See Note 1
Dark Citron Gold Metallic
Lucite® Code - 9235L
Not Available / See Note 1 Red
Lucite® Code - 9239LM
Not Available / See Note 1
Saddle Bronze Metallic
Lucite® Code - 9237LH
Not Available / See Note 1 Cordovan
Lucite® Code - 9241LM
Not Available / See Note 1
Dark Turquoise Metallic
Lucite® Code - 9072LH
Not Available / See Note 1 Black
Lucite® Code - 88L
Not Available / See Note 1
Pale Blue Metallic
Lucite® Code - 9233LH
Not Available / See Note 1  
FLAT COLORS
Dark Saddle Bronze Metallic
Lucite® Code - 9245LH
Dark Blue Metallic
Lucite® Code - 9242LH
Dark Citron Gold Metallic
Lucite® Code - 9246LH
Dark Red
Lucite® Code - 4588LH
Medium Turquoise Metallic
Lucite® Code - 4589L
Black
Lucite® Code - 4428L

Trunk Colors (spatter finish)

Three-Tone Black & Gray = 389-2076

 

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