1965 Chevelle Engine ID Codes - Engine Pads

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Engine

Transmission

Notes

Code

Size-Carb

HP-RPO

  
AA194-1120Manual-3 
AC194-1120Manual-3Heavy Duty Clutch
AG194-1120Manual-3A.C.
AH194-1120Manual-3Heavy Duty Clutch/A.C.
AK194-1120Manual-3Taxi
AL194-1120Powerglide 
AN194-1120PowerglideTaxi
AR194-1120PowerglideA.C.
230 ↓    
CA230-1140-L26Manual-3 
CB230-1140-L26Manual-3A.C.
CC230-1140-L26Powerglide 
CD230-1140-L26PowerglideA.C.
283 ↓    
DA283-2195Manual-3 
DB283-2195Manual-4 
DE283-2195Powerglide 
DG283-4220-L77 *Manual-3/4 
DH283-4220-L77 *Powerglide 
327 ↓    
EA327-4250-L30Manual-3/4 
EB327-4300-L74Manual-3/4High Perf, AFB Carb
EC327-4350-L79Manual-3/4 HDSpcl. High Perf, Holley Carb
ED327-4350-L79Manual-3/4 HDTransistor Ignition, Holley Carb
EE327-4250-L30Powerglide 
EF327-4300-L74PowerglideHigh Perf, AFB Carb
396 ↓    
IX396-4375-L37Manual-4Z16 Option, Spec. High Perf
IY396-4375-L37Manual-4COPO, Spec. High Perf

A total of 143,943 6-cyl engines were installed; 75,202 194cid and 68,741 230cid engines.
A total of 234,675 8-cyl engines were installed; 178,599 283cid, 55,875 327cid, and 201 396cid engines.

Reported sales as options:
RPO L26 - 68,741
RPO L30 - 36,261
RPO L74 - 13,593
RPO L79 - 6,021
* Oddly, there are no reported sales figures for the RP0 L77 engine.

There is no breakdown of engine type or size by specific series/model other than 6-cyl. vs. 8-cyl.
The 396 8-cyl engine was only available in the 13837/67 Malibu SS.

Canadian Chevelles are not broken down by specific engine size, only engine type.
A total of 12,130 6-cyl engines and a total of 7,002 8-cyl engines were installed Canadian Chevelles.

Vintage Vehicle Services documentation indicates 40 13867 Malibu SS convertibles with left hand drive were exported from Oshawa.

Engine Pads


F ~ Flint, MI.
0924 ~ September 24, 1964
DE ~ 283-2bbl 195hp with Powerglide transmission


F ~ Flint, MI.
0113 ~ January 13, 1965
EC ~ 327-4bbl Spcl High Performance with manual transmission


F ~ Flint, MI.
0224 ~ February 24, 1965
DE ~ 283-2bbl 195hp with Powerglide transmission


F ~ Flint, MI.
0327 ~ March 27, 1965
EC ~ 327-4bbl Spcl High Performance with manual transmission - ironic engine assembly date


F ~ Flint, MI.
0330 ~ March 30, 1965
EC ~ 327-4bbl Spcl High Performance with manual transmission


F ~ Flint, MI.
0617 ~ June 17, 1965
EC ~ 327-4bbl Spcl High Performance with manual transmission
(Suspect engine stamp. Note the number "6" and the letter "C" are different fonts from the F0726EC stamp below.)

Courtesy Ed Sharretts
F ~ Flint, MI.
0726 ~ July 26, 1965
EC ~ 327-4bbl Spcl High Performance with manual transmission

Engine Photos



L79 engine dated March of 1965. Note upper alternator brace.


Untouched L79 engine dated July of 1965. Note upper alternator brace.


Base 194cid L6 engine.