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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 RPO Codes

The first two numbers indicate the Basic 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 Med. Beechwood Med. / Dk. Gray Seat Material & Texture
Seats Trim
AR9 S1 2C 19B 66B 82B Pallex Cloth
AR9 M2 3C 19C 66C 82C Metrix Cloth
AQ9* D3 3C 192 662 822 Ventura Leather

AQ9*

D3

3C

19D

66D

82D

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

 

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

Myth: The Plastic Sculptured door panels were only available with the Deluxe 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
Black  8555  19
White  8554  40
Black  8555  41
Bright Red 8774  81
Medium Rosewood Metallic 8990  82
Gunmetal Metallic 9243  87
Flame Red Metallic 8748  74
Gunmetal Metallic 9536  87
Medium Maui Blue Metallic  9537  23
Bright Blue Metallic 9591  98

 

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)

NOTE RPO Prices are from 1987, 1988 prices were not available

Description   

RPO Code

Price

Weight
Notchback 

4 Way Manual Seat Adjuster

AH3

$35.00

Custom Seat Belts

AK1

Standard

Fold Down Rear Seat AM9 -3.5
Restraint Provision, Child  AN4

Articulating Buckets 

(Includes AH4)

AQ9

450.00

Recliner Bucket (European Style)

AR9

Power Door Locks 

AU3

$155.00

3.1

Glass, Soft Ray, All Windows 

AO1

Standard

Power Windows

A31

$250.00

4.8

Power Hatch Release w/Pull Down

A90

Standard

Ornamentation, Interior, Door Pocket  BC8
Acoustic Insulation  BS1 Standard
Ornamentation, Interior, Black  BV3

Engine, 5.7L, V-8, BC, HO, TPI 

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

(Can Not include CC1)

B2L ( L98) $1045.00

Luxery interior with metix cloth trim in Trans AM

B20 $293.00 3.9
Carpeted Front Floor Mats B34 $35.00
Carpeted Rear Floor Mats B35 $35.00
Luggage Compartment Trim  B48 Standard
Container, Cassette Tape Storage  B67
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 $150.00 0.9
Air Conditioning  C60 $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
Electronic Day/Night Mirror  DD8
Outside Remote Mirrors  DD9

Arm rest, Front Door 

DD14
Rear Window Shade DE1 18.5
Electric Side Mirrors DG6 1.3
Sport Electric Power Mirrors  DG7 $91.00

Roof Console Subwoofer Controls 

DK6  

T/A Hood Appliqué  DX1 $95.00

Speedometer Driven Gear 

D3W
Speedometer Driven Gear  D3Y
Mirror, Visor Vanity, RH  D35
Mirror, Visor Vanity, RH  D34   0.4
Standard Mirrors (remote cable Driver side) D35

Cargo Screen 

D42 $69.00
Speedometer Driven Gear  D55
Speedometer Driven Gear  D5T
Speedometer Driven Gear  D5V
Speedometer Driven Gear  D5W
Color Over-ride  D60
Deluxe Two-Tone Paint D66 $150.00
Speedometer Driven Gear  D7H
Speedometer Driven Gear  D7J
Speedometer Driven Gear  D7L
Spoiler, Deck Lid Rear  D80

Aero Spoiler 

D81   15.9

Rally ll 

D83  

Paint, 2 Tone (Deluxe) 

 

D86    
Vehicle Speed Sensor  D9A    

Vehicle Speed Sensor 

D9B    
Vehicle Speed Sensor  D9E    

Speedometer Adapter (Delete) 

E5Z    
Speedometer Key (Delete)  E9Z    
Suspension System, Soft Ride  FE1    
Suspension System, Touring Ride & Handling  FE2    

Suspension

F41

 

-6.6

Axle, Rear 3.45 Ratio 

GM3
Axle, Rear 3.08 Ratio  GU4
Axle, Rear 3.42 Ratio  GU6
Axle, Rear 3.27 Ratio  GW6

Limited Slip Differential Axle 

G80 $100.00

Axle, Performance Ratio 

G92
Shaft, Prop (Aluminum)  JG1
Brake System, Power, Disc/Drum (Aluminum)  J42
Brake System, Vacuum Power  J50
Four Wheel Power Disk Brakes J65 $179.00 7.9
Oil Cooler KC4 $110.00
Engine Block Heater,  K05

Cruise Control w/Resume Feature 

K34   4.9

Generator, 100 AMP 

K60

Generator, 105 AMP 

K68
Generator, 85 AMP  K99

Engine, 2.8L, V6 

LB8 No Charge

Engine, 5.0L V8, 4BC 

LO3 $400.00 (additional on firebird only) 159.6 (M5)
121.8 (A4)

Engine, 5.0L, V-8, TPI 

LB9

$745 Formula & T/A 

($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 

MB1

Transmission, 4-Speed Automatic 

MD8
Transmission, 5-Speed Manual  MK6

Transmission, 5-Speed Manual 

MM5 No Charge ($490 Credit in GTA)

Transmission, Automatic, 4Spd

MXO $515.00 91.2

Emission System, Federal Requirements 

NA5
California Emmissions NB2 $99.00
Emission System, California Override  NN5

Steering Wheel, Leather wrapped 

NP5  

Formula 3 spoke Leather Steering Wheel 

NK3  

Exhaust System, Dual 

N10 $155.00

Wheels, 15 x 7" Finned Turbo Cast - Alum 

N24 $215.00

Steering Wheel - Tilt 

N33   2.2

Wheel, Sport Steering 

N36
Wheel & Tire Spare, Aluminum N64
Wheel & tire, Stowaway Spare N65

Wheels, Cast Aluminum 15" Diamond Spoke

N90 $215.00

Wheels, Custom Wheel Covers 

N96  

Wheel, 16 x 8 Styled (Aluminum) Formula

PEO No Charge
Wheel, 16 x 8, Aluminum  PW6

Wheels, Diamond-Spoke Aluminum GTA/T/A

PW7 No Charge 

Tires, P235/60VR15 Steel Belted Black walls 

QAC No Charge

Tires, P245/50VR16 Steel Belted Black walls 

QDZ No Charge
High Performance Suspension WS6 QLC $385.00

Tires, P215/65R15 Steel Belted White Letters 

QYH No Charge

Tires, P215/65R15 Steel Belted Black walls 

QYZ No Charge
Trans Am Value Package R6A $1020.00
GTA Value Package R6A $1020.00

Articulating Performance Seats (Ultima)

TBD  

Lamp group 

TR9 $34.00
Smoked Lenses, Tail Lights  T93
Fog Lamps T96 4.4

GTA Delco Radio Equipment 

UA1 $79.00

Delco Radio Equipment

UA1 $526.00
Theft Deterrent System  UA6
Instrument Cluster  UB3

Lamp, Interior, Console & Courtesy 

UF6
Electronic System, Accessory Control  UK3

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 $136.00

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

$315.00 -

$447.00

Delco Am/Fm Stereo Cassette w/graphic EQ

UX1 $282.00

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

Trans Am Package 

WS4

Special Performance Package 

WS6

No Charge on Formula & GTA

($385.00 T/A only)

Aero Package #1 (white)  WW1
Aero Package #2 (silver)  WW2
Aero Package #3 (gunmetal metallic)  WW3
Aero package #4 (black)  WW4
Aero Package #6 (flame red metallic)  WW6
Aero Package #8 (bright red)  WW8
Two Tone Lower accent Paint Delete Firebird and Formula Only WX1 $150.00 Credit
Aero Package  W62

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
Canadian Base Equipment  Z49
Firebird option Group #1 1SA $311.00
Formula option Group #1 1SA $701.00
Trans Am option Group #1 1SA $701.00
Firebird option Group #2 1SB $187.00
Formula option Group #2 1SB $517.00
Trans Am option Group #2 1SB $552.00
Wheel Color (White)  11P
Molding Color (white)  11Q
Wheel Color (Silver Metallic)  12P
Secondary Exterior Color (Silver Metallic)  13L

 

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