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1984 CORVETTE

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The eagerly-awaited sixth-generation Corvette for the '80s missed the 1983 model year completely, but arrived in spring 1983 in an all-new form.

V.I.N. NUMBERS

Position Character Description
1 1 US built
2 G General Motors product
3 1 Chevrolet Motor Division vehicle
4 A Type of non-passive passenger restraint system
5 Y Corvette car line series
6 & 7 07 Body style number: two-door hatchback coupe
8 8 5.7-liter Cross-Fire Injection (CFI) Chevrolet V8
9 ? A check digit that calculates the characters in the serial number and gives it a single digit code and can be used to verify that the serial number is legitimate
10 E The model year 1984
11 5 Bowling Green, KY
12-17 100001 and up production sequence
Code Engine Horsepower Compression Transmission Fuel Supply Emission Control System
ZFC L83 350-cid 205-hp V-8 9.0:1 THM automatic cross-fire fuel injection  
ZFD L83 350-cid 205-hp V-8 9.0:1 manual cross-fire fuel injection  
ZFF L83 350-cid 205-hp V-8 9.0:1 THM automatic cross-fire fuel injection California
ZFH L83 350-cid 205-hp V-8 9.0:1 THM automatic cross-fire fuel injection for export
ZFJ L83 350-cid 205-hp V-8 9.0:1 manual cross-fire fuel injection for export
ZFK L83 350-cid 205-hp V-8 9.0:1 THM automatic cross-fire fuel injection  
ZFM L83 350-cid 205-hp V-8 9.0:1 THM automatic cross-fire fuel injection California
ZFN L83 350-cid 205-hp V-8 9.0:1 THM automatic cross-fire fuel injection California
ZFR L83 350-cid 205-hp V-8 9.0:1 THM automatic cross-fire fuel injection California
Color Cloth & Leather Upholstery Sport Cloth Upholstery Leather Upholstery
Green 12C 12V  
Medium Gray 15C 15V 152
Medium Blue 28C 28V  
Saddle 62C 62V 622
Bronze 65C 65V 652
Graphite     122
Carmine     742

IDENTIFICATION

Model Model No. Body/Style No. Body Type Factory Price Shipping Weight Production Total
Corvette 1Y Y07
2-dr. Hatch Coupe - 2 passenger

2-dr. Hatch Coupe - 2 passenger

$21,800 3088 51,547

ENGINE

Feature Standard Engine (RPO L83)
Type V-8, 90-degree Overhead valve
Block Cast iron block
Displacement 350 cid (5.7 liters)
Bore & Stroke 4.00" x 3.48"
Compression ratio 9.0:1
Brake horsepower 205 @ 4200
Torque 290 lb-ft @ 2800
Main bearing five
Valve lifters hydraulic
Fuel supply Cross-fire fuel injection (twin TBI - throttle body injection)

TRANSMISSION

CHASSIS

Feature Coupe
Wheelbase 96.2 inches (2.443 m)
Overall length 176.5 inches (4.483 m)
Overall width 71.0 inches (1.803 m)
Overall height 46.7 inches (1.186 m)
Front tread 59.6 inches (1.514 m)
Rear tread 60.4 inches (1.534 m)
Standard Wheel size 15 x 7 inches
Optional Wheel size 16 x 8 inches
Standard Tires P215/65R-15
Optional Tires P225/50VR-16
Steering rack and pinion (power assisted)
Front suspension Single fiberglass composite monoleaf transverse spring with unequal-length aluminum control arms and stabilizer bar
Rear suspension Fully independent five-link system with transverse fiberglass single-leaf springs, aluminum upper/lower trailing links and strut-rod tie-rod assembly
Brakes Four-wheel power disc
Body construction Unibody with partial front frame
Fuel tank 20 US Gal (16.7 Imp Gal) (76 liters)

OPTIONS

RPO AG9 Power driver seat $210
RPO AQ9 Sports cloth seats $210
RPO AR9 Base leather seats $400
RPO AU3 Power door locks $165
RPO CC3 Removable transparent roof panel $595
RPO D84 Two-tone paint $428
RPO FG3 Delco-Bilstein shock absorbers $189
RPO G92 Performance axle ratio $22
RPO KC4 Engine oil cooler $158
RPO K34 Cruise control $185
RPO MM4 Four-speed manual transmission no-cost option
RPO QZD P255/50VR-16 tires and 16-inch wheels $561.20
RPO ULS Radio delete $331 credit
RPO UM6 AM-FM stereo radio with cassette $153
RPO UN8 AM-FM stereo with Citizens Band $153
RPO UU8 Delco-Bose stereo system $895
RPO VO1 Heavy-duty radiator $57
RPO YF5 California emissions certification $75
RPO Z51 Performance handling package $600.20
RPO Z6A Rear window and side mirror defoggers $160

HISTORICAL NOTES

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