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1982 CORVETTE VEHICLE IDENTIFICATION NUMBERS (VIN)
1G1AY8786C5100001 - 1G1AY8786C5125408 (Bowling Green)

1 (First Digit) - Country.  1 - U.S. built / 2 - Canada built.
G (Second Digit) - Manufacturer.  G - General Motors
1 (Third Digit).  Make.  1 - Chevrolet
A (Fourth Digit). Restraint System.  A - Nonpassive/manual belts
Y (Fifth Digit) - Series.  Y - Corvette
87 or 07 (Sixth and Seventh Digit) - Body Type.  87 - Coupe 2-Door Plainback Special / 07 - Collector Edition Hatchback Coupe
8 (Eight Digit) - Engine Type. 8 - 5.7L CFI
6 (Ninth Digit) - Check Digit. This number will vary.
C (Tenth Digit) - Model Year. C - 1982
5 (Eleventh Digit) - Plant. 5 - Bowling Green
1XXXXX (Twelfth thru Seventeenth Digits) - Plant Sequence Numbers. 
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VIN PLATE
Corvette VIN Plate Location
Figure 1
1982 CORVETTE VEHICLE SERIAL NUMBER PLATE
1982 CORVETTE BODY NUMBER TRIM AND PAINT PLATE
Location:

Example:








A01 - Body build date code.
A - Designates the Month (See Charts Below).
C10 - Oct., 1981    C11 - Nov., 1981    C12 - Dec., 1981    C01 - Jan., 1982    C02 - Feb., 1982    C03 - Mar., 1982
C04 - Apr., 1982    C05 - May., 1982    C06 - Jun., 1982    C07 - Jul., 1982    C08 - Aug., 1982    C09 - Sep., 1982
C10 - Oct., 1982
01 - Designates the Day of the Month.
642 - Interior Trim code. 642 - Camel (Leather)
(Refer to the Interior Color Codes section of the 1982 Corvette Specification Page for a list of all Trim codes.)
59L - Exterior Color Code Upper. 59 - Silver Beige
         (Refer to the Color Codes section of the 1982 Corvette Specification Page for a list of all exterior color codes.)
BODY NUMBER TRIM AND POINT PLATE
1982 Corvette Body Number Trim and Point Plate
1982 CORVETTE ENGINE PRODUCTION CODE
Location: 

Engine Identification Example:

V - Source Designation.
V - Flint, MI
0615 - Date Code. Month and Day. 0615 - June 15.
ZBA - Type Designation. ZBA - 350ci 200hp, automatic transmission.
         (Refer to the Engine Suffix section of the 1982 Corvette Specification Page for a list of all Type Designations.)

1982 CORVETTE ENGINE VIN DERIVATIVE (BOWLING GREEN BUILT)
Engine VIN Derivative Example:

1 - Division.  1 - Chevrolet
C - Production Year.  C - 1982
5 - Assembly Plant. 5 - Bowling Green
1XXXXX - Vehicle Sequence Number
1982 CORVETTE FACTORY OPTIONS
CODE:
1YY87
1YY07
AG9
AU3
CC1
C49
DG7
D84
FE7
K35
N90
QGR
QXH
UL5
UM4
UM6
UN5
U58
U75
V08
V54
YF5
DESCRIPTION:
Base Corvette Sport Coupe
Corvette Collector Edition Hatchback
Power Driver Seat
Power Door Locks
Removable Glass Roof Panels
Rear Window Defogger
Electric Sport Mirrors
Two-Tone Paint
Gymkhana Suspension
Cruise Control
Aluminum Wheels (4)
White Letter SBR Tires, P225 / 70R15
White Letter SBR Tires, P255 / 60R15
Radio Delete
AM-FM Radio, electronically tuned stereo with 8-track tape
AM-FM Radio, electronically tuned stereo with cassette
AM-FM Radio, electronically tuned stereo with cassette / CB
AM-FM Radio, stereo
Power Antenna
Heavy Duty Cooling
Roof Panel Carrier
California Emission Certification
QUANTITY:
18,648
6,759
22,585
23,936
14,763
16,886
20,301
4,871
5,457
24,313
16,844
5,932
19,070
150
923
20,355
1,987
1,533
15,557
6,006
1,992
4,951
RETAIL PRICE:
$18,290.07
$22,537.59
$197.00
$155.00
$443.00
$129.00
$125.00
$428.00
$61.00
$165.00
$458.00
$80.00
$542.52
--$124.00
$386.22
$423.00
$755.00
$101.00
$60.00
$57.00
$144.00
$46.00
Base Corvette Sport Coupe (1YY87) -  The base price of the 1982 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe without any optional equipment.

Corvette Collector Edition Hatchback (1YY07) - The base price of the 1982 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe Collector Edition Hatchback without any optional equipment.

Power Driver Seat (AG9) - Six-way driver's side power seat.

Power Door Locks (AU3) - Factory installed power door locks.

Removable Glass Roof Panels (CC1) - Tinted glass lift-out roof panels.

Rear Window Defogger (C49) - An optional rear window forced air defogger.

Electric Sport Mirrors (DG7) - Electric, twin remote, sport mirrors.

Two-Tone Paint (D84) - Two-tone exterior paint scheme from the new Bowling Green plant included the following choices:

Gymkhana Suspension (FE7) - An optional, heavier-duty suspension system for higher levels of performance.

Cruise Control (K35) - Cruise control allowed the car to maintain a set speed without the driver depressing the accelerator pedal.

Aluminum Wheels (4) (N90) - Included four aluminum wheels and a conventional steel spare.

White Letter Steel Belted Radial Tires, P225/70R15 (QGR) - Optional size tires with special raised white lettering.

White Letter Steel Belted Radial Tires, P255/60R15 (QXH) - Standard size tires with special raised white lettering.

Radio Delete (UL5) - Radio deletion for a credit of $118.00

AM-FM Radio, electronically tuned Stereo with 8-Track Tape (UM4) - The standard/stock radio equipped with an 8-Track Tape Player.

AM-FM Radio, electronically tuned Stereo with Cassette (UM6) - The standard/stock radio equipped with a Cassette Tape Player.

AM-FM Radio, Stereo with Cassette and CB (UN5) - The standard/stock radio equipped with a Cassette Tape Player and CB Radio.

AM-FM Radio, Stereo (U58) - A standard/stock dealer installed Corvette radio.

Power Antenna (U75) - A rear deck antenna that retracts and extends when the radio or ignition is powered off and on respectively. The power antenna extends 31 inches.

Heavy Duty Cooling (V08) -

Roof Panel Carrier (V54) - A carrier mounted to the rear deck for external transport of the removable roof panels.

California Emission Certification (YF5) -

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