Dating japanese fender jazz bass
The numbers and decals are produced far in advance. The following serial numbers stay somewhat outside the well-known Fender numbering.
The only way to try to figure out the date is to remove the neck from the body and check the butt end of the heel of the neck.Most specifications for the Fender guitars are hardly changed.Although there have been periods in which major changes occurred as the acquisition of Fender by CBS, and the transition from CBS Fender to the current owner (Fender Musical Instruments Corporation), most models are in general not changed.Although it is not be traced back directly to the serial numbers.CBS continued to make the guitars using the existing tools, parts, and the numbering system.
Where to find the serial number The serial numbers on the guitar are provided through the years on various places.