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Service Parts Identification
Service Parts Label Identification Label is located in the console, below the door. It includes the vehicle identification number, a listing of option codes, paint type, paint code,  and an interior trim code.

Example Option Codes:

AQ9 Adjustable Custom bucket Seats

AU3 Power Door Locks

CC1 Removable Glass Hatch Roof

 


Seats

Deciphering the chart

 

Seat Option Code

AR9 Recliner Bucket 

AQ9 Johnson/Hoover Power Articulating Bucket (Driver & Passenger) "Ultima"

 

Trim Level
Seats

 

Seats Seat or Door Doors

D - 

M - 

S - 

 

Deluxe

Custom

Standard

 

1 -

2 -

3 -

A -

1st Design

2nd Design

3rd Design

Modified

C -

L -

 

 

Cloth

Leather

 

 

 

Seat RPO Codes

The first two numbers indicate the Basic Color

19-Black

62-Light Saddle

72-Medium Dark Carmine

82-Dark Gray

 

The Third Number or Letter Indicate the type and design as follows:

Cloth:         B, C, D, E

Leather:      2

 

 

Seat Option Code Trim Level

Black

Lt. Saddle /

Med Lt Saddle

Dk Carmine Med Dk Gray / Dk. Gray Seat Material & Texture
Seats Trim
AR9 S1 2C 19B 62B 72B 82B Ripple Cloth
AR9 M2 3C 19C 62C 72C 82C Pallex Cloth
AQ9 M2A 3C 192 622 - 822 Sierra Leather
3L 19E 62E - 82E Pallex Cloth
AQ9 D3 3C 19D 62D 72D 82D Pallex Cloth

 

S- Standard Seats are the most common

C- Custom seats are like Standard, but have a rear pocket.

D- Deluxe seats are the "Ultima" Articulating seats

 

Myth: The Deluxe seats were available only in the GTA.

Myth: The Plastic Sculptured door panels were only available with the Articulating "GTA" seats

Myth: Leather was only available in the GTA, 

 

FACTS: The 87 Sales brochure indicates leather seats as an option on the Formula. Consumers Guide uses a photo of an 87 Formula which clearly has the Deluxe "Ultima" seats with leather"

Fact: The Plastic Sculptured door panels were standard with the Deluxe seats. 87-89


The Paint Code
The Paint Code indicates the exterior paint color. A two part paint code indicates the bottom and top colors. Vehicles using the letters L and U indicate which code represents the lower body and the upper body colors respectively. Included on this label is a four digit number indicating the exterior body color. This number has been noted along with the exterior GM code.

 

Color  WA Number Code
Gunmetal Metallic 7782  84
White  8554  40
Black  8555  41
Black Sapphire Metallic  8743  28
Flame Red Metallic 8748  74
Bright Blue Metallic 8751  23
Champagne Gold Metallic 8753  60
Medium Russet Metallic 8757  68
Bright Red 8774  81
Yellow Gold 8929  51
Silver Metallic 7781 13
Silver Metallic 9021  13S (Secondary?)

 

Paint Code

L7782 Lower Body Color Gunmetal Metallic

U8929 Upper Body Color Yellow Gold

 

Paint Types:
The Paint Type Code indicates what type of paint was used on the car.

DIS Lacquer Dispersion Lacquer

SOL Lacquer Solution Lacquer

BC CC Base Coat/Clear Coat

Water

Enamel


Regular Production Options (RPO)

Description   

RPO Code

Price

Weight

6-Way Power Drivers Seat

AC3

7.9

4 Way Manual Seat Adjuster

AH3

$35.00

Custom Seat Belts

AK1

Standard

Fold Down Rear Seat AM9 -3.5

Articulating Buckets

Johnson/Hoover

AQ9

Standard Recliner Bucket 

AR9

Power Door Locks 

AU3

3.1

Glass, Soft Ray, All Windows 

AO1

Standard

Power Windows

A31

3.9

Power Hatch Release w/Pull Down

A90

Standard

Acoustic Insulation  BS1 Standard
Ornamentation, Exterior,Door Handle, Lock Cylinder (Might be "FUEL INJECTION" Decal on door handle) BV8 Standard with FI cars

Engine, 5.7L, V-8, BC, HO, TPI 

(Requires MXO, KC4, WS6, J65, G80)

(Can Not include CC1)

B2L ( L98) $1045.00

Custom Trim Group W/ Recliner & Pallex Cloth Trim 

B20 $319.00-349.00

Custom Trim Group W/ Recliner & Pallex Cloth & Leather Trim 

B20 $619.00-649.00

Custom Trim Group W/ Articulating Buckets & Pallex Cloth  Trim 

B20 $619.00-649.00
Carpeted Front & Rear Floor Mats B34 $35.00
Luggage Compartment Trim  B48 Standard
Moldings, Vinyl Body side  B84 Standard 1.3
Locking Hatch Roof w/removable Glass Panels  CC1 $920.00 33.9
Controlled-cycle Windshield Wipers  CD4  
Electric Rear Window Defrost  C49 $145.00 0.9
Air Conditioning  C60 $825.00

41.7 with V-6

42.6 (LB9 & 700R4 )
46.3 (LG4 & 700R4 )
42.7 (L98)
Electronic Day/Night Mirror  DD8  

Special GTA Mirrors (87 only) DD9
Sport Electric Power Mirrors  DG7 $91.00

Roof Console Subwoofer Controls 

DK6  

Rear Window Shade DE1 18.5
Electric Side Mirrors DG6 1.3
T/A Hood Appliqué  DX1 $95.00
Mirror, Visor Vanity, RH  D34   0.4
Standard Mirrors (remote cable Driver side) D35

Cargo Screen 

D42 $69.00

Spoiler, "Aero Wing" Rear Deck 

D81   15.9

Rally ll 

D83  

Suspension

F41

 

-6.6

Limited Slip Differential Axle 

G80 $100.00
Four Wheel Power Disk Brakes J65 $179.00 2.6
Oil Cooler KC4 $110.00

Cruise Control w/Resume Feature 

K34   5.3

Engine, 2.8L, V6 

LB8 No Charge

Engine, 5.0L V8, 4BBL 

LG4 $400.00 159.6 (M5)
121.8 (A4)

Engine, 5.0L, V-8, TPI 

LB9 $745 ($300 credit GTA only) 181.6 (M5)
154.8 (A4)
Engine, 5.0L, V-8, TPI 
( Police Pack.)
LM1

Engine, 5.7L, V-8, BC, HO, TPI 

(Requires MXO, KC4, WS6, J65, G80)

(Can Not include CC1)

L98

(B2L)

$1045.00 164.9

Transmission, 5-Speed Manual 

MM5 No Charge ($490 Credit in GTA)

Transmission, Automatic, 4Spd

MXO $490.00 101.9 
California Emmissions NB2 $99.00

Steering Wheel, Leather wrapped 

NP5  

Formula 3 spoke Leather Steering Wheel 

NK3  

Wheels, 15 x 7" Finned Turbo Cast - Alum 

N24 $215.00

Steering Wheel - Tilt 

N33  

Wheels, Cast Aluminum 15" Diamond Spoke

N90 $215.00

Wheels, Custom Wheel Covers 

N96  

Wheels, Diamond-Spoke Aluminum 

PW7  

Tires, P235/60VR15 Steel Belted Black walls 

QAC No Charge

Tires, P245/50VR16 Steel Belted Black walls 

QDZ No Charge

Tires, P215/65R15 Steel Belted White Letters 

QYH No Charge

Tires, P215/65R15 Steel Belted Black walls 

QYZ No Charge

Articulating Performance Seats (Ultima)

TBD  

Lamp group 

TR9  
Fog Lamps T96 4.4

Heavy Duty Battery

UA1 $26.00 0.4

Delco Am/Fm Stereo w/o Clock 

UK4  
AM Radio Delete UL5 $56.00 Credit -5.7

Delco Am/Fm Stereo w/seek-scan w/ Cassette

UM6 $339.00

Delco Am/Fm Stereo w/seek-scan & clock 

UM7 $217.00

6 Speaker Sub Woofer 

UQ7 $150.00

Delco Seek and Scan Touch Control, w/Cassette, EQ, & more

UT4 $529.00

Delco Am/Fm Stereo Cassette w/graphic EQ

UX1 $489.00

Rally and Instrument Panel with Tach, Gauges, Trip Odometer in Base Firebird

U21 $150.00

Electronic Gauge Cluster 

U52 $275.00

Power Antenna 

U75 $70.00 2.6

Heavy Duty cooling 

V08  

Front License Plate Mounting 

VK3  
Firebird Performance value package #1 WS1 $265.00
T/A Performance value package #1 WS1 $839.00
Firebird Performance value package #2 WS3 $709.00

Special Performance Package 

WS6

No Charge on Formula & GTA

($385.00 T/A only)

Priced order acknowledged WS8
Two Tone Lower accent Paint Delete Firebird and Formula Only WX1 $150.00 Credit
Firebird option Group #1 W61 $1273.00
Formula option Group #1 W61 $1273.00
T/A option Group #1 W61 $1697.00
GTA option Group #1 W61 $1701.00
Firebird option Group #2 W63 $1792.00
Formula option Group #2 W63 $1842.00
T/A option Group #2 W63 $1949.00
GTA option Group #2 W63 $1958.00

Formula Option for Base Firebird

(Includes LG4, QDZ, N96, WS6, U21) 

W66 $1070.00

GTA Option for Trans AM

(Includes B2L, QDZ, PW7, WS6, KC4, J65, G80, DD9, NP5, B34)

Y84 $2700.00

Rally Turned Suspension 

Y99 $59.00

 

*Wight NOTE: These weights are not a change, rather they are a Total Weight.

 

FOR COLOR information please see The color Charts Page

 

Resources:
Amos Press Inc. Catalog of FIREBIRD ID Numbers 1967-1993

Base information: Scala, George W. 2000. "Pontiac Firebird 1967-2000". Iconografics pp 61-85.

 

Consumer Guide. 1989. "50 Years of American Automobiles". Publications International, Ltd. Lincolonwood, IL. pp. 684-687.

 

Flammang, James M. & Kowalke, Ron. 1999. "Standard catalog of American cars 1976-1999". Krause Publications, pp 863-893

 

Holder, Bill & Kunz, Phillip.1993. "Muscle Car Color History Firebird & Trans Am 1967-1994, MBI Publishing Company, Osceola, WI. pp. 93-106

 

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