1972

1972

Chevelle


1972 Serial Numbers

Description: (example - 1D37W2B500001)
1 Chevrolet
D Chevelle Malinu V-8
37 Body Style (37 - 2dr coupe / 67 - 2dr convertible)
W Engine code (see codes below)
2 Last digit of model year (1972)
B Assembly plant (B-Baltimore, K-Leeds, L-Van Nuys, R-Arlington, I-Oshawa)
500001 Consecutive sequence number
Location:
The serial number is located on a plate attached to drivers side dash, visible through windshield
Engine Codes
F 307 cid / 2bbl / 130hp
H 350 cid / 2bbl / 165hp
J 350 cid / 4bbl / 175hp
U 402 cid / 4bbl / 240hp
W 454 cid / 4bbl / 270hp


1972 Option list

Option number
Description
Quantity
Price
13637 2 dr sport coupe $2,980.00
13667 2 dr convertible $3,260.00
AK1 Deluxe seatbelts & front shoulder harness 112,998 $15.30-$16.90
AU3 Electric door locks 10,683 $46.35-$70.60
A01 Soft Ray tinted glass (all windows) 479,960 $43.20
A02 Soft Ray tinted glass (windshield) 10,965 -
A31 Power windows 17,449 $105.20
A33 Power rear window (wagons) 23,649 $34.80
A39 Custom deluxe seatbelts 689 $13.20-$14.75
A41 4way electric control front bench seat 3,317
A46 4way electric control front bucket seat 1,831
A51 Strato-Bucket bucket seats 61,566 $136.95
A85 Custom deluxe shoulder belts 98 $26.35
A90 Electric control rear compartment lid release 3,162 $44.80-$68.50
B37 Floor mats 178,186 $12.65
B84 Bodyside molding equipment 143,687
B85 Upper bodyside molding 45,201
B90 Door and window frame moldings (4dr) 14,570 $26.35-$33.75
B93 Door edge guards 226,406 $6.35-$9.50
C05 Folding top 4,852 -
C08 Vinyl roof cover 284,926 $94.80
C50 Rear window defroster 45,131 $31.60-$36.90
C51 Rear window air deflector 10,683 $19.00
C60 Deluxe AC 427,097 $407.60
D33 Remote control outside mirror 190,321 $12.65
D34 Vanity Visor mirror 44,732 $3.20
D55 Front compartment console 56,495 $59.00
D88 Sport stripe 14,772 $79.00
F40 Special front & rear suspension 26,479

$17.95

F41 Special performance front & rear suspension 19,595 $30.55
G67 Rear shock absorber level control 621 -
G80 Positraction rear axle 40,564

$46.35

JL2 Front disc brakes 131,991 $69.55
J50 Power brakes 187,151 $47.40
K30 Speed & Cruise Control 11,510 $63.20
K85 63 amp Delcotron generator 4,918 $5.30-$26.35
LS3 400 ci V-8 engine 20,031

$172.75

LS5 454 ci Hi-Performance V-8 engine 5,333 $279.55
L48 350 ci V-8 engine 125,708 $73.75
L65 350 ci 2 bbl V-8 engine 274,178 $26.35
MC1 HD 3 speed transmission 272 $132.00
M11 Floor shift transmission 4,025 $132.00
M20 4 speed wide range transmission 10,201 $195.40
M22 HD 4 speed close-ratio transmission 1,513 $237.60
M35 Powerglide transmission 43,915 $179.55-$190.10
M38 300 Deluxe 3 speed automatic transmission 541,869 $216.50
M40 3 speed automatic transmission 21,427 $237.60
NK2 Deluxe steering wheel 9,556 $15.80
NK4 Sport steering wheel 20,486 $15.80
N33 Tilt type steering wheel 55,301 $45.30
N40 Power steering 418,747 $115.90
PA3 Special wheel trim cover 24,132 -
PK2 G70-14-B GB white stripe tires 25,929 -
PL3 E78-14-B 2x2 whitewall tires 225,900 $28.15
PM6 G78-14-D GB white stripe tires 11,012 -
PM7 F60-15B GB white letter tires 25,695 -
PU8 G78-15B GB white stripe tires 137,178 -
PX6 F78-14-B GB white stripe tires 78,323 $48.10-$53.35
P01 Wheel trim cover 223,492 $26.35
P02 Deluxe wheel trim cover 18,167 $84.30
P90 G70-15B GB white stripe tires 34,960 -
T58 Rear wheel opening skirt 17,941 -
T60 HD battery 39,907 $15.80
UM1 Push-button AM radio & tape player 35,637 $200.15
UM2 Push-button AM/FM stereo radio & tape player 7,403 $372.85
U14 Instrument panel gauges 25,179 $84.30
U35 Electric clock 49,062 $16.90
U63 Push-button control radio 478,309 $66.40
U69 Push-button control AM/FM radio 63,234 $139.05
U76 Windshield antenna 626,027 -
U79 Stereo equipment 15,366 $239.10
U80 Auxiliary speaker 126,641 $15,80
V01 HD radiator 36,249 $14.75-$21.10
V30 Front and rear bumper guards 72,663 $31.60
V55 Luggage carrier equipment (wagons) 26,706 -
YD1 Axle for trailering 2,821 $12.65
YF3 Heavy Chevy Package 9,508 $142.20
YF5 Calif assembly line emission test 58,689 $15.80
ZJ7 Special wheel, hubcap and trim ring 180,852 $45.30
ZJ9 Auxiliary lighting 54,605 $15.80-$23.70
ZL2 Special ducted hood air system 3,659

$158.00

ZQ9 Performance ratio rear axle 296 $12.65
Z15 SS equipment 24,946 $357.05
703, 721, 731 Vinyl Interior Trim 58,031 -
956 Two-tone color combination 6,321 $31.60


1972 Engine Suffix Codes

Suffix Displacement Engine Type Carburetor Power Transmission/ Application
CKG 307 cid V-8 2 bbl 130hp manual
CAY 307 cid V-8 2 bbl 130hp manual w/NB2
CKH 307 cid V-8 2 bbl 130hp Powerglide automatic
CAZ 307 cid V-8 2 bbl 130hp Powerglide automatic w/NB2
CTK 307 cid V-8 2 bbl 130hp Turbo Hydra-matic automatic
CMA 307 cid V-8 2 bbl 130hp Turbo Hydra-matic automatic w/NB2
CKA 350 cid V-8 2 bbl 165hp manual
CDA 350 cid V-8 2 bbl 165hp manual w/NB2
CTL 350 cid V-8 2 bbl 165hp Turbo Hydra-matic automatic
CMD 350 cid V-8 2bbl 165hp Turbo Hydra-matic automatic w/NB2
CKK 350 cid V-8 4bbl 175hp manual
CDG 350 cid V-8 4bbl 175hp manual w/NB2
CKD 350 cid V-8 4bbl 175hp Turbo Hydra-matic automatic
CDD 350 cid V-8 4bbl 175hp Turbo Hydra-matic automatic w/NB2
CLA, CLS 402 cid V-8 4bbl 240hp manual
CTA 402 cid V-8 4bbl 240hp manual
CTH 402 cid V-8 4bbl 240hp HD 3 speed manual w/NB2
CLB 402 cid V-8 4bbl 240hp Turbo Hydra-matic automatic
CTB 402 cid V-8 4bbl 240hp Turbo Hydra-matic automatic w/AIR
CPA 454 cid V-8 4bbl 270hp manual
CRX 454 cid V-8 4bbl 270hp manual w/AIR
CRN 454 cid V-8 4bbl 270hp Turbo Hydra-matic automatic
CRW 454 cid V-8 4bbl 270hp Turbo Hydra-matic automatic w/AIR


1972

Exterior color codes

Name
Code
Antique White
11
Pewter Silver
14
Ascot Blue
24
Mulsanne Blue
26
Spring Green
36
Gulf Green
43
Sequoia Green
48
Covert Tan
50
Placer Gold
53
Cream Yellow
56
Golden Brown
57
Mahove Gold
63
Orange Flame
65
Midnight Bronze
68
Cranberry Red 75

Interior trim codes

Colors
Cloth
Vinyl
Black
703
704
Dark Green
-
713
Medium Tan
-
720
Light Covert
730
732
White
-
743

Convertible top color codes

Name
Code
White
AA
Black
BB

Vinyl top color code

Name
Code
White
AA
Black
BB
Medium Tan
FF
Medium Green
GG
Light Covert
TT