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Below are codes found on KNOWN Chevelles and how they are equipped. Not all codes (such as engine type/size) are known but as more information becomes available it will be updated. Where there is a single dot ( . ) in the value and nothing in the Comment column it means not equipped. Additional codes for items such as shocks, instrument panel, etc are also shown in the Comment column.
Last update: 11/15/2015

LineBoxDesc.ModifierValueComment
1 PROD. DATE 082208-August; 22-22th day
  SEQUENCE 175Internal tracking number runs from 001...999
then begins over again with 001.
  SERIAL NUMBER 100135Last six (6) digits of VIN
  KEY NUMBERSIGNITION
COMPART
x'd out
x'd out
Ignition Key code
Door/trunk/glove compartment
  IDENT. NUMBER 103174Fisher Body assigned number for the body.
  TRIM KInterior trim letter matches letter found on POP *
* (Note there is no K code on a 1968 POP)
 
BODY COLORLOWER
UPPER
N
N
Lower body paint code
Upper body paint code
 1
2
3
TRANSTYPEP
C
A
P is Powerglide 2-speed automatic
4 is manual 4-speed
C is for column shift
F is for floor shift
A is for bench seat
B is for bucket seat
 4
5
ENGINECYL
OPT
8
.
8 is V8 engine
. none - indicates base 307-2 engine
P is for 327 4-bbl L79
2     
 6    
  MODEL 13637Malibu sport coupe
 7HEAT . 
 8SPEC BODY . 
 9RRDEF .. none
# - equipped
 10LUG CARR . 
 11 DUST DEF. 
 12  . 
 13 BRKS. 
 14BMP GDF. 
 15 R. 
 16TRANS IGN . 
 17  . 
 18SUPER SHOCK . 
19POS-AXLE.. - not equipped
# - equipped
 20SPEED WARNING . 
 21
22
23
24
25
  .
.
.
.
.
.
not used
327I/P HARN VCVB - VC - VD - VJ
 29SEAT SEP. HARN. .... - not equipped
 30G/BOX LAMP #. - not equipped - # - equipped
 31A/TRAY LAMP .. - not equipped - # - equipped
 33CLUSTER JBJA - manual shift, clock
JB - Powerglide auto shift pattern, clock
 35CRTSY. LAMP .# - equipped | . - not equipped
 36TACH. .. - not equipped
 37CLOCK RR - equipped | . - not equipped
 38GAGE .. - not equipped
 39SEAT CONSOLE .... - not equipped
CA - equipped
 40  . 
 41  . 
 42HOT WIRE . 
 43CRUISE CONT. .. - not equipped
 44SPEEDO CABLE CC - Powerglide
E - Manual
 45O/S MIRROR .. - not equipped
 46  . 
 47FLR MATF..  - not equipped
 48FLR MATR.. - not equipped
 49xxx MAT ,. - not equipped
 50  . 
452REAR SHOCKS L.M
 53  . 
 55STRG WHEEL DALA - 300 Deluxe series
DA - Malibu series
 57STRG COLUMN TETE - Automatic w/gear selector
TG - Manual w/floor shift
 57STRG GEAR A 
 59  . 
 60  . 
 62BRAKE CYL RC 
 63  . 
 65AIR CLEANER CJ
72
307 2-bbl
327-4 L79
 68BATTERY R69 
 69
70
HORNTONE
QTY
.
2
 
 71VOLT. REG A 
 73FWD LP. HARN. VM 
 74LAMP INTERIOR . 
 75HOOD LAMP . 
 76HEAD LAMP . 
 77  . 
578RADIOTYPEPP - AM | . - not ordered | AM/FM unknown
 79 SPKR.2Designates how many speakers from 1 to 5
 80 TAPE.# - equipped | . - not equipped
 81 ANT.AA - right front fender | . - not equipped
 82
83
84
85
86
FENDER PIERCING



 X
F
.
.
.
XF - Malibu
XC - 300 Deluxe
 87EMBLEM A
D

Malibu
 88  . 
 90EXT MLDGFNDRT 
 91 WHL. 
 92 DOOR# 
93HD RAD.
 94FAN SHROUD J
K
307 2-bbl
327 4-bbl (L79)
 95RADIATOR VC
SH
307 2-bbl automatic
327 4-bbl manual
 98
100
RAD. HOSESINLET
OUTLET
KU
KV
RA
KX
307 2-bbl

327 4-bbl (L79)
 101  . 
 102TRUNK LAMP .. equipped
 103EXP PREP . 
6104  . 
 105  A 
 106  A 
 108WHEEL DISC BJ 
 109
111
WHEELS COLOR
SIZE
A - black
XC
 112TIRE BRAND . 
 113HIGHWAY
(OR COPO FRONT) TIRES
QTY
SIZE
5
735
F70
14
5 is quantity
735 is aspect ratio
F70 is aspect ratio
14 is wheel size
 115 RTD
PLY
xxx
W/W
R
TUBE
44 ply rating
2 ply
.
White Wall
Red line
.
 116 SPEC. 
 117
119
SPECIAL REAR TIRESQTY
SIZE
RTD
PLY
xxx
W/W
TUBE
.
.
.
.
.
.
.
 
 120 SPEC. 
7 ZONE 61Dealer Zone Number
  DEALER 347Dealer assigned number
  ORDER NO. 00149Dealer's order number for the car
  F&SO OR COPO NUMBER   
  ORDER RECEIVED AT PLANT DATE 0724