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IS PLATE  VANITY ELIGIBLE?

Dealer (1910 to present)

Plate History

FORMAT 1: H00-000H to J37-999J

On www base with dash separator,

I00-000I series was not used.  High plate observed on www base: J37-633J

 

from Bruce Bufalini



 

   

No

 

 

FORMAT 2: J38-000J to K46-499K.  On visitPA base with keystone separator

 

from Jim Moini



from Bill Ceravola


top pix from Bruce Bufalini

bottom image my editing




from Jordan Irazabal


from Jordan Irazabal


from Jordan Irazabal


from Preston Turner


from Jordan Irazabal


spotted by Jordan Irazabal on Ferrari Philadelphia's Instagram page

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yes as configured in Format 3 & 4 below

FORMAT 3: Personalized, up to 7 characters.  Posted 12/27/15

 

from Jeff Lawson


from Brendan Sherry


from Nick Tsilakis

     

FORMAT 4: Personalized, up to 7 characters, with map outline.  Posted 10/8/17

 

 


from Bruce Bufalini


from Matt Ciecka


from Jeff Lawson

 

 

 

FORMAT 5: K46-500K to K51-499K.  On visitPA base with keystone separator.  No sticker well.

 

 

from Preston Turner


from Bruce Bufalini



from Bruce Bufalini


from Bruce Bufalini

 

 

 

FORMAT 6: K51-500K to current high.  On visitPA base, with map outline.

from Jordan Irazabal


from Bruce Bufalini


from Jordan Irazabal


from Jordan Irazabal


K65-253K

from Bruce Bufalini

High updated 9/12/21


K67-551K

Issued high as of 1/5/22

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dealer - New Vehicle (2022)

 

FORMAT 1: (unknown)

 
 

Type added 10/16 

 

Yes

 

 

Dealer - Pre-Owned Vehicle (2022)

 

FORMAT 1:

P
R

00000


 

 

 

from Matt Ciecka

Type added 10/16

 

Yes

 

 

Dealer - Farm Equipment (1991 to present)

Plate History

FORMAT 1: FE1000D, On www base with  no dash separator.

from Tom Perri

& Jordan Irazabal



from Tom Perri

& Jordan Irazabal


from Bruce Bufalini

 

  Yes as configured in Format 2 below

FORMAT 2: Personalized, up to 4 characters with FE prefix and D suffix.

 

 

   

 

Dealer - Multi Purpose (1991 to present) 

Plate History

FORMAT 1: MP3000D, On www base with  no dash separator.




from Tom Perri



 

 

 

Yes as configured in Format 2 below

FORMAT 2: Personalized, up to 4 characters with MP prefix and D suffix

 

 

 

 

 

Fleet Transporter (1993 to present) 

Plate History

FORMAT 1: FL1000T, on www base with no dash separator.

 



from Tom Perri

 

  Yes as configured in Format 2 below

FORMAT 2: Personalized, up to 4 characters with FL prefix and T suffix

 

 

   

 

 

Moped Dealer (1977 or 78 to present)

Plate History

FORMAT 1:

4000
MPD

 

 

On www base.  MPD on bottom is a prefix.  Part of 9/1/1999 re-issue.  Plate measures 4x7.

 



credit for above images

to Jordan Irazabal

& John McDevitt

 

  Yes as configured in Format 2 below
FORMAT 2: Personalized, up to 4 characters with MPD

 

 

   

 

Motorcycle Dealer (1923 to present)

Plate History

FORMAT 1:

7000
MCD

to

9999
MCD

On www base.  MCD on bottom is a prefix.  Part of 9/1/1999 re-issue.  Plate measures 4x7.


from Clayton Moore



 

 

 

Yes as configured in Format 3 below

FORMAT 2:

000A
MCD

 

 

On the visitPA base.  MCD on bottom.  First seen 6/06.







 

     

FORMAT 3: Personalized, up to 4 characters with MCD

 

 

   

 

Repair Towing (1984 to present) 

Plate History

FORMAT 1: RT-20000 to RT-46999

On www base with dash separator, narrow legend.

  


from Steve Ondik



 

 

  Yes as configured in Format 4 below

FORMAT 2: RT-47000 to RT-48999

Same as FORMAT 1 but with wider tag legend. 


 

 

   

FORMAT 3: RT-49000 to RT-70899.  On visitPA base with keystone separator and wider legend.  Plate RT-48915spotted on the www base which suggests that the changeover started at RT-49000.

  


from Jordan Irazabal




from Jordan Irazabal


from Steve Ondik


 

 

 

 

   

FORMAT 3A: Personalized, up to 5 characters with RT prefix, and with or without keystone separator.

  

from Jim McDevitt


from Bill Ceravola

 

   

FORMAT 4: RT-70900 to RT-71899, without sticker well, and without map outline.

from Clayton Moore




 

 

 

 

FORMAT 5: RT-71900, without sticker well, and with map outline.

 

from Kat Keegan




from Bill Young


from Bruce Bufalini


from Bill Young

 

 

 

FORMAT 5P: Personalized, up to 5 characters with RT prefix, with or without keystone separator, and without sticker well, and with map outline.

from Matt Ciecka


from John Willard

 

 

 

 

Repair Towing (2022)

 

FORMAT:

10000

R
T

 

from Richard Than

Type added 10/16

Image added 10/23

 

Yes

 

 

Repossessor (1984 to present)

Plate History

FORMAT 1: RE-05000



from Jeff Lawson



from Bruce Bufalini


 

 

  Yes as configured in Format 2 below

FORMAT 2: Personalized, up to 5 characters with RE prefix

       

 

Salvage Yard (1984 to present)

Plate History

FORMAT 1: WL-15000 to WL-22999

On www base with dash separator. 


unknown source

 

  Yes as configured in Format 4 below

FORMAT 2: WL-23000 to approx.

WL-23449.  On visitPA base with dash separator.

  

from Tom Perri


 

     

FORMAT 3: From approx. WL-23450 to WL-27469 or above. On visitPA base with keystone separator.  Spotted 3/23/08.





from Jordan Irazabal



from Bruce Bufalini

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   
FORMAT 4: From WL-28534 or lower, with map outline

from Preston Turner

 

   

 

Trailer Dealer (1995 to present)

Plate History

FORMAT 1: TD1000D, No separator used.  See narrative description of the history of Utility Trailer Dealer plates from Plate History Section 2. 


from Jordan Irazabal




from Preston Turner

 

  Yes as configured in Format 2 below

FORMAT 2: Personalized, up to 4 characters with TD prefix and D suffix

       

 

Transporter (1984 to present)

Plate History

FORMAT 1: DT-05000 to DT-09499

On www base with dash separator 


 

 

  Yes as configured in Format 5 below

FORMAT 2: DT-09500 to likely   DT-10274.  On visitPA base with keystone separator.  Spotted 11/13/07 


from Jim Moini

     
FORMAT 3: Likely from DT-10275 to DT-10749.  On visitPA base with unexpected dash separator in place of the keystone separator.


from Nick Tsilakis

     
FORMAT 4: Probably from DT-10750, On visitPA base with the keystone separator again. Format variation added 4/17/11.

from Heather Embee


from Tom Perri


from Tom Perri


from Jaska Börner


from Brayden Harnish

 

   
FORMAT 4A: Personalized, up to 5 characters with DT prefix.  With map outline.

from Rob Baran

 

   

 

Watercraft Trailer / Dealer (1995 to present)

Plate History

FORMAT 1: WD00500,  No separator used

 


from Tom Perri



from Nick Tsilakis

 

  Yes as configured in Format 2 below
FORMAT 2: Personalized, up to 5 characters with WD prefix        

 

 

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