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1975 Dodge Coronet
1975 Dodge Coronet

1975 Dodge Coronet

They’re back!!  Dodge re-introduced the Coronet 2-door hardtop in 1975 under the Coronet Brougham, Coronet Custom and Coronet line.  With a variety of options including bucket seats, split-back bench seat and a center-fold down armrest.  Standard engine on the Coronet included a Slant Six 225 or 318 V8. The Coronet Brougham was the top level trim offered in a 2-door Hardtop Coupe with special body side mouldings a padded vinyl top and turbine-style wheels. The Crestwood was the high-end station wagon for the Coronet line with all the standard options featured in the other wagon models plus a roof-mounted air deflector, deluxe wheel covers, cargo area carpeting and woodgrain body side paneling.

 

1975 Dodge Coronet Specification and Production

Model Number Body/Style Number Body Type & Seating

Factory Price
(6-cyl)

Factory Price
(V8)
Shipping Weight
(6-cyl)
Shipping Weight
(V8)
Total Production
Coronet Series
WL 41 4 dr Sedan - 6P $3,641 $3,769 3,595 lbs 3,360 lbs Note 1
WL 21 2 dr Hardtop Coupe - 6P $3,591 $3,719 3,565 lbs 3,675 lbs Note 1
WL 45 4 dr Station Wagon - 6P - $4,358 4,165 lbs 3,810 lbs Note 4
Coronet Custom Series
WH 41 4 dr Sedan - 6P $3,754 $3,883 3,635 lbs 3,365 lbs Note 2
WH 23 2 dr Hardtop Coupe - 6P $3,777 $3,904 3,645 lbs 3,760 lbs Note 2
WH 45 4 dr Station Wagon - 6P - $4,560 4,240 lbs 3,815 lbs Note 4
WH 46 4 dr Station Wagon - 9P - $4,674 4,290 lbs 3,890 lbs Note 4
Coronet Brougham/Crestwood Series
WP 23 2 dr Hardtop Coupe - 6P - $4,154 - 3,600 lbs Note 3
WP 45 4 dr Station Wagon - 6P - $4,826 - 4,230 lbs Note 4
WP 46 4 dr Station Wagon - 9P - $4,918 - 4,290 lbs Note 4

Notes:

  1. Production for Coronet totaled 11,608. 1,697 were 6-cylinders and 9,911 were V8s.
  2. Production for Coronet Customs totaled 41,893. 2,854 6-cylinders and 39,039 V8s.
  3. Production for Coronet Broughams totaled 9,975. ALL were V8s.
  4. Production for ALL Station Wagons totaled 8,019. ALL were V8s.

Chassis Data

Model Wheelbase Overall Length Width Front Track Rear Track Tires
Coronet 117.5 in 218 in 78 in - - E78 x 14
Coronet Hardtop 115 in 214 in 78 in - - E78 x 14
Coronet Station Wagon 117.5 in 226 in 79 in - - H78 x 14

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

 

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