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Old 05-04-2012, 02:58 PM   #4
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It's got a 79 - 81 dash in it.
Check the vin# (look thru the lower drivers side windshield on the dash)
It will tell you the model and model year of the car. Also the date (Month and year) of MFG is problably on the drivers door.

1979 -- Vehicle Identification Example: 1Q87G9N500001
First digit is GM Division: 1 = Chevrolet
Second digit is model: Q = Sport Coupe, Rally Sport and Z28, S = Berlinetta
Digits 3 & 4 are body type: 87 = 2dr. coupe
Fifth digit is engine code: D = 250ci, G = 305ci, L = 350ci
Sixth digit is model year: 9 = 1979
Seventh digit is N for Norwood assembly, L for Van Nuys.
Last six digits increased one with each car built at each plant.

1980 -- Vehicle Identification Example: 1P87LAN547484
First digit is GM Division: 1 = Chevrolet
Second digit is model: P = Sport, Rally Sport, Z28, S = Berlinetta
Digits 3 & 4 are body type: 87 = 2dr. coupe
Fifth digit is engine code: A = 231ci V6, H = 305ci V8, J = 267ci V8, K = 229ci V6, L = 350ci V8.
Sixth digit is model year: A = 1980
Seventh digit is N for Norwood assembly, L for Van Nuys.
Last six digits increased one with each car built at each plant.

1981 -- Vehicle Identification Example: 1GlAP87K6BN100001
First digit is Country of Origin: 1 = USA, 2 = Canada.
Second digit: G for General Motors.
Third digit is Division, 1 = Chevrolet.
Fourth digit is restraint system: A = non-passive, B = automatic belts, C = inflatable restraint.
Fifth digit is series: P = Sport Coupe, Z28 Coupe, S = Berlinetta
Sixth and Seventh digits are for body style: 87 = sport coupe.
Eighth digit is engine code: A = 231ci V6, H = 305ci V8, J = 267ci V8, K = 229ci V6, L = 350ci V8
Ninth digit is a check digit.
Tenth digit is model year: B = 1981 Eleventh digit is N for Norwood assembly, L for Van Nuys.
Last six digits increased one with each car built at each plant
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