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Serial numbers have been used in various locations on Fender instruments through the years.They have been placed at the top of the neck plate, on the front of the headstock, on the back of the headstock, and on the back of the neck near where the neck bolts onto the body.According to the Fender website, the serial number 369229, was made somewhere between 19. Either take it into a Local music shop or go on Google and look up Fender Squier Strat serial numbers and punch in the number for instance with my 1994 Fender Mexican Stratocaster i would go on Google type in…I have a 1964 Fender Jazz, the date is stamped on the neck. The first two digits of the number identify the year of manufacture, (, , etc.).The following six digits are the unit identifier, although it should be noted that these final six numbers are not sequential and do not provide any other identification information about the instrument.
EXCEPTIONS The Jim Root Telecaster, James Burton Standard Telecaster, Buddy Guy Stratocaster (polka dot model), Robert Cray Stratocaster and Jimmie Vaughan Stratocaster use an MSN serial number prefix.Fender began producing instruments in its Ensenada, Mexico, factory in 1990.Instruments made between 19 carry MN prefix serial numbers, with the M designating Mexico and the N designating the 1990s.The only way to try to narrow the date range of your specific instrument would be to remove the neck and check the butt end of the heel of the neck for a production date, which may be stamped or written there.(If you are not comfortable performing this operation, please use an experienced professional guitar tech in your area or bring it to Superior Music).
The neck date simply refers to the date that the neck was produced.