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Service Parts Identification
Service Parts Label Identification Label is located
in the center console, below the console 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

 

Seat Option Code

AR9 Recliner Bucket 

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

Trim Level
Seats

Deciphering the chart

Seats Seat or Door Doors

D - 

M -

S - 

Deluxe

Custom

Standard

1 -

2 -

3 -

1st Design

2nd Design

3rd Design

C -

L -

 

Cloth

Leather

 

Seat & Interior RPO Codes

The first two numbers indicate the Color

19-Black

66-Medium Beechwood/Dark Sienna

82-Medium 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 Camel Med. / Dk. Gray Seat Material & Texture
Seats Trim
      RPO Formula Quantity RPO Formula Quantity RPO Formula Quantity  
AR9 S1 2C 19B 2947 66B 587 82B 13136 Pallex Cloth
AR9 M2 3C 19C 0 66C 0 82C 0 Metrix Cloth
AQ9* D3 3C 192 0 662 0 822 0 Ventura Leather

AQ9*

D3

3C

19D

0

66D

0

82D

0

Metrix Cloth

*Note: Hoover

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

 


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 Formula Quantity
Silver Metallic (Secondary Color)   13L 3943
Medium Maui Blue Metallic  9537  23U 2554
White  8554  40U 2890
Black  8555  41U 4624
Yellow   53U 1
Flame Red Metallic 8748  74U 1159
Bright Red 8774  81U 5441
Gunmetal Metallic 9243  87L 823
Gunmetal Metallic 9536  87U 0
Bright Blue Metallic 9591  98U 0

 

Paint Type & Coat

BC CC Base Coat/Clear Coat

 

Paint Code

L848 Lower Body Color Black

U848 Upper Body Color Black

 


 

Regular Production Options (RPO)  

Description   

RPO Code

1989
 Quantity

Price

Weight
MSRP - Firebird   32,376 $12,438.00  
MSRP - Formula W66 16,670 $14,388.00  
MSRP - Trans Am Y83 5,727 $16,438.00  
MSRP - GTA (includes Y82 in totals) Y84 9,631 $20,778.00  
MSRP - Turbo Trans Am Y82/Y82 1,555 $16,438.00  

Description   

RPO Code

1989
Formula Quantity

Price

Weight

4 Way Manual Seat Adjuster

AH3

12816

$35.00

Fold Down Split Rear Seat AM9 0 -3.5
Restraint Provision, Child (Canadian) AN4 402

Articulating Buckets  (Available on GTA Only starting in 1989)

(Includes AH4)

AQ9

0

 

Recliner Bucket (European Style)

AR9

16595

Power Door Locks
Available only with A31 Power Windows
No Charge on GTA

AU3

16595

$145.00 / $155.00

3.1

Power Windows - Includes Map Pockets
Available only with AU3 Power Locks
No Charge on GTA

A31

16595

$240.00 / $250.00

4.8
Rear Compartmint Remote Release

A90

13219 $50.00
Ornamentation, Interior, Door Pocket  BC8 16595
Ornamentation, Interior, Black  BV3 0

Engine, 5.7L, V-8, BC, HO, TPI 

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

(Can Not include CC1)

B2L (L98) 4875 $1045.00
Carpeted Front Floor Mats B34 4 $35.00
Carpeted Rear Floor Mats B35 4 $35.00
Container, Cassette Tape Storage  B67 7898
Moldings, Vinyl Body side  B84 16652 $ 60.00 1.3
Hatch Roof, Locking: Removable Glass Panels,
Includes Sunshade
CC1 11344 $920.00 33.9
Defogger, Electric Rear Window.
Flrebird, Firebird Formula & Trans Am
No Charge GTA
C49 11743 $145.00 /
$150.00
0.9
Air Conditioning  C60 16512 $775.00 /
$795.00

41.9 with LB8 (V6)

42.8 with LB9
41.0 with LO3
41.0 with L98
Rear View Dual Reading Lamp  DC4 13213 $ 23.00
Outside Remote Mirrors Break Away (Paddle type) DD9 3
Rear Window Sun Shade DE4 11344 18.5
Power Remote Sport Mirrors, LH and RH:
(Standard on Trans Am GTA)
DG7 13155 $91.00

Speedometer Driven Gear  D3Y 4875
Standard Mirrors (remote cable Driver side) D35 3512

Cargo Screen 

D42 7578 $69.00
Speedometer Driven Gear (Use with 3.42 LB9/MM5) D5T 1126
Speedometer Driven Gear  (Use with 3.08 L03/MM5) D5V 1047
Speedometer Driven Gear  (Use with 2.73) D7H 9622
Spoiler, Deck Lid Rear  D80 0

Aero Spoiler 

D81 16670   15.9

Paint, 2 Tone (Deluxe) Paint, Two-Tone Deluxe:
Charge on Base Firebird Only
(N/A Trans Am or Trans Am GTA,
Std. Firebird Formula)

D86 4766   $150.00  
Speedo Driven Gear D9A 9622    

Vehicle Speed Sensor 

D9B 4875    
Vehicle Speed Sensor  D9E 2173    

Speedometer Adapter (Delete) 

E5Z 16670    
Speedometer Key (Delete)  E9Z 0    
Suspension System, Touring Ride & Handling  FE2 16670    

Axle, Rear 3.45 Ratio 

GM3 1126
Axle, Rear 2.73 Ratio  GU2 9622
Axle, Rear 3.08 Ratio  GU4 1047
Axle, Rear 3.27 Ratio  GW6 4875

Limited Slip Differential Axle 

G80 7922 $100.00

Axle, Performance Ratio 

G92 0
Shaft, Prop (Aluminum)  JG1 0
Brake System, Power, Disc/Drum (Aluminum)  J42 1
Brake System, Vacuum Power  J50 10669
Power Brakes, 4-Wheel Disc:  (Available Only & Required w/B2L Engine or w/LB9 Engine & MM5 Manual Transmission on Flreblrd Formula)
Firebird Formula & Trans Am
No Charge Trans Am GTA
J65 6001 $179.00 7.9
Engine Oil Cooler: (Available Only and Required w/B2 L Engine)
Firebird Formula & Trans Am
No Charge GTA
KC4 4874 $110.00
Engine Block Heater,  K05 402

Cruise Control w/Resume Feature 

K34 13153 $175.00 4.9

Generator, 100 AMP 

K60 8735

Generator, 105 AMP 

K68 7921
Generator, 85 AMP  K99 14

Engine, 5.0L V8, 4BC 

L03 8749    

Engine, 5.0L, V-8, TPI 

LB9 3046

$745 Formula & T/A 

181.6 (M5)
154.8 (A4)

Engine, 5.7L, V-8, BC, HO, TPI 

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

(Can Not include CC1)

L98

(B2L)

4875 $1045.00 164.9

Marketing Area Europe

MAE 81
Marketing Area Japan MAJ 0

Transmission, 4-Speed Automatic 

MD8 14479
Transmission, 5-Speed Manual (LB9 only) MK6 1126

Transmission, 5-Speed Manual 

MM5 2173

4 Speed Automatic:
Flrehlrd, Flreblrd Formula & Trans Am
No Charge Trans Am GTA

MXO 14479 $490.00 /
$515.00
91.2

Transmission, 5-Speed Manual  (L03 only)

M39 1047

Emission System, Federal Requirements 

NA5 16195
California Emmissions NB2 475 $100.00
Emission System, California Override  NN5 325

Steering Wheel, Leather wrapped 

NP5 415  

Exhaust, Dual Converter:
(Required w/LB9 Engine with MM5 Manual Transmission on Firebird Formula & Trans AM GTA and also on all B2L 5.7 Liter Engines)

N10 3987 $155.00

Wheel, Sport Steering 

N36 16255
Wheel & Tire Spare, Aluminum N64 6002
Wheel & tire, Stowaway Spare N65 10668

Wheel, 16 x 8 Styled (Aluminum) Formula

PE0 16670 No Charge
Tires,  P245/50ZR16 QLC 16670 $385.00
Option Value Package
Includes:
CC1 - T-Top Roof
UM6 - AM/FM Stereo with Cassette
R6A 11026 $ 802.00

Lamp group 
Consists of
U29 - I/P Courtesy Lamp
U25 - Luggage Compartment Lamp
UF6 - Console Lamp
UT1 - Tone Generator Warning (Set Belts, Keys & Headlamps)
Note 411 TR9 Were Orderd a' la cart

TR9 16655 411 Orderd a' la cart $ 34.00

Heavy Duty Battery

UA1 345 $526.00
Instrument Cluster  UB3 16670

Lamp, Interior, Console & Courtesy 

UF6 16655
Electronic System, Steering Wheel Controls UK3 0

AM/FM ETR STEREO W/CASSETTE and CLOCK:
Consists of Delco AM/FM ETR Stereo Radio & Cassette w/Automatic Reverse, Electronic Seek & Scan Tuning, Integral Digital Clock, and Dual Front & Rear Coaxi al Speakers. (N/ A Trans Am GTA)

UM6 11553 $132.00

AM/FM ETR STEREO and CLOCK:
Consists of Delco AM/FM ETR Stereo Radio, Electronic Seek & Scan Tuning, Integral Digital Clock, Coaxial Front Speakers and Dual Extended Range Rear Speakers.
(N/A Trans Am GTA)

UM7 534 No Charge

6 Speaker Sub Woofer 

UQ7 1 $150.00

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

UT4 0

$315.00 -

$447.00

Delco Am/Fm Stereo Cassette w/graphic EQ

UX1 4119 $282.00

Delco AM/FM C.D. Player EQ

U1A 464 $275.00

Speedometer KM/H Europe

U18 60 $275.00

Speedometer KM/H

U19 423 $275.00

Electronic Gauge Cluster 

U52 0 $275.00

Power Antenna 

U75 6251 $70.00 2.6

Front License Plate Mounting 

VK3 12971  

Special Performance Package 
N/A Firebird
Standard No Charge for Formula & GTA,
Optional on Trans Am Only

WS6 16670

$385.00 T/A only

Two Tone Lower accent Paint Delete
Formula Only
WX1 11904 $150.00 Credit
Formula Includes:
L03 - TBI 5.0L V8
QDZ - 245-50R-16
PE0 - 16x8 Formula Wheel
WS6 - Performance Suspension
2 Tone Paint was Standard
W66 16670  
Canadian Base Equipment  Z49 402
Formula option Group #1 (inc B84, TR9, A31 & AU3) 1SA 3432  
Formula option Group #2
(inc 1SA & AH3, K34, A90, CD4, DG7)
1SB 12812  
Discount Package Option 1SZ 16247  

 

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