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Chapter 1: Engines: Engine Useage

 

Note: The following charts lists all useage, not all engines and/or transmissions listed may have been available in all areas or all models.

1979 Useage 1979 data courtesy of Steve Harrison

VIN Code Cubic Disp Liter Type Engine Type Carb. Bbls. Engine Opt. Transmission Useage
A 231 3.8 V6 2 LD5 M15, M20, THM200, THM350
2(1) 231 3.8 V6 2 LC6 THM200, THM350
P 260 4.3 V6 Diesel LF7 M75, THM200
F 260 4.3 V8 2 LV8 M75, THM200, THM350
H 305 5.0 V8 4 LG4 M20, THM200, THM350
L(2) 350 5.7 V8 4 LM1 THM350
R(3) 350 5.7 V8 4 L34 THM350
N 350 5.7 V8 Diesel LF9 THM350
(1) Alternate Calif. version, CCC equipped
(2) Chevrolet built
(3) Oldsmobile built

 

1980 Useage 1980 data courtesy of Steve Harrison

VIN Code Cubic Disp Liter Type Engine Type Carb. Bbls. Engine Opt. Transmission Useage
A 231 3.8 V6 2 LD5 M15, THM200C, THM350, THM350C
P 260 4.3 V6 Diesel LF7 THM200C
F 260 4.3 V8 2 LV8 THM350
H 305 5.0 V8 4 LG4 THM200C, THM250C, THM350, THM350C
R(1) 350 5.7 V8 4 L34 THM350
N 350 5.7 V8 Diesel LF9 THM200C
(1) Oldsmobile built, W-30 only

 

1981 Useage 1981 data courtesy of Steve Harrison

VIN Code Cubic Disp Liter Type Engine Type Carb. Bbls. Engine Opt. Transmission Useage
A 231 3.8 V6 2 LD5 M15, THM200C, THM250C(1), THM350C
F 260 4.3 V8 2 LV8 THM200C, THM350
Y(1) 307 5.0 V8 4 LV2 THM250C
N 350 5.7 V8 Diesel LF9 THM200C, THM350C
(1) Wagon only

 

1982 Useage

VIN Code Cubic Disp Liter Type Engine Type Carb. Bbls. Engine Opt. Transmission Useage
A 231 3.8 V6 2 LD5 THM250C, THM350C
V 260 4.3 V6 Diesel LT6 THM200C, THM350C
8 260 4.3 V8 2 LV8 THM350C
J 267 4.4 V8 2 L39 THM250C, THM350C, THM200-4R
H 305 5.0 V8 4 LG4 THM250C, THM350C, THM200-4R
Y 307 5.0 V8 4 LV2 THM250C, THM350C, THM200-4R
N 350 5.7 V8 Diesel LF9 THM350C

 

1983 Useage

VIN Code Cubic Disp Liter Type Engine Type Carb. Bbls. Engine Opt. Transmission Useage
A 231 3.8 V6 2 LD5 THM250C, THM350C
V 260 4.3 V6 Diesel LT6 THM200C, THM200-4R
H 305 5.0 V8 4 LG4 THM250C, THM350C
Y 307 5.0 V8 4 LV2 THM250C, THM350C, THM200-4R
N 350 5.7 V8 Diesel LF9 THM350C, THM200-4R

 

1984 Useage

VIN Code Cubic Disp Liter Type Engine Type Carb. Bbls. Engine Opt. Transmission Useage
A 231 3.8 V6 2 LD5 THM200C, THM250C
V 260 4.3 V6 Diesel LT6 THM200C, THM200-4R
H 305 5.0 V8 4 LG4 THM250C, THM350C, THM200-4R
Y 307 5.0 V8 4 LV2 THM200C, THM250C, THM200-4R
9 307 5.0 V8 4 LV2 THM200-4R
N 350 5.7 V8 Diesel LF9 THM200C, THM200-4R

 

1985 Useage

VIN Code Cubic Disp Liter Type Engine Type Carb. Bbls. Engine Opt. Transmission Useage
A 231 3.8 V6 2 LD5 THM200C, THM250C, THM200-4R
V 260 4.3 V6 Diesel LT6 THM200C
H 305 5.0 V8 4 LG4 THM200C, THM200-4R
Y 307 5.0 V8 4 LV2 THM200C, THM200-4R
9 307 5.0 V8 4 LG8 THM200-4R

 

1986 Useage

VIN Code Cubic Disp Liter Type Engine Type Carb. Bbls. Engine Opt. Transmission Useage
A 231 3.8 V6 2 LD5 THM200C
H 305 5.0 V8 4 LG4 THM200-4R
Y 307 5.0 V8 4 LV2 THM200C, THM200-4R
9 307 5.0 V8 4 LG8 THM200-4R

 

1987 Useage

VIN Code Cubic Disp Liter Type Engine Type Carb. Bbls. Engine Opt. Transmission Useage
A 231 3.8 V6 2 LD5 THM200C
H 305 5.0 V8 4 LG4 THM200-4R
Y 307 5.0 V8 4 LV2 THM200C, THM200-4R
9 307 5.0 V8 4 LG8 THM200-4R

 

1988 Useage

VIN Code Cubic Disp Liter Type Engine Type Carb. Bbls. Engine Opt. Transmission Useage
Y 307 5.0 V8 4 LV2 THM200-4R

 

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