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1967 Chevrolet Nova
The '67 NovaSuperSport.

1967 Chevrolet Nova

The Chevy II continued its tradition of providing dependable, economical and handsome transportation. All the Chevy II's sported a bold new grille or '67. There were 5 engine options and 3 transmissions. Including the 194 cu-in. engine with 120 hp, the 283 cu-in with 195 hp, the 327 with 275 hp, and a 327 with 325 hp. As with most of the other Chevrolet lines, the Nova could be had in 15 different paint choices. The Super Sport had restyled bucket seats, door to door carpeting and all vinyl interiors.

 

1967 Chevrolet Nova Production

Model Number Body/Style Number Body Type & Seating Factory Price Shipping Weight Total Production
Chevy II 100 Series 11 - Four-Cyl
11 69 4 Dr Sedan $2,120 2,560 lbs 480
11 11 2 Dr Sedan $2,090 2,555 lbs
Chevy II 100 Series 13 - Six-Cyl
13 69 4 Dr Sedan $2,182 2,650 lbs 34,200
13 11 2 Dr Sedan $2,152 2,640 lbs
13 35 2 Dr Station Wagon $2,478 2,865 lbs Note 2
Chevy II Nova Series 15 - Six-Cyl
15 69 4 Dr Sedan $2,296 2,660 lbs 34,400
15 37 2 Dr Hardtop $2,330 2,660 lbs
15 35 4 Dr Station Wagon $2,566 2,690 lbs Note 2
Chevy II Nova Super Sport Series 17 - Six-Cyl
17 37 2 Dr Hardtop $2,467 2,690 lbs 1,900

Notes:

  1. Total v-8 production, rounded off to the nearest 100, was: Chevy II 100 - 1,700, Chevy II Nova - 13,200, and Chevy II Nova SS - 8,200
  2. Chevy II Station Wagons, rounded off to the nearest 100, Chevy II 6-Cyl - 10,000 and Chevy II V-8 - 2,900

Chassis Data

Model Wheelbase Overall Length Width Front Tread Rear Tread Tires
Chevy II 110 in 163 in 69.9 in 56.8 in 56.3 in 6.95 x 14
Chevy II Station Wagon 110 in 187.4 in 69.9 in 56.3 in 55.6 in Not Available
Chevy II Nova 110 in 163 in 69.9 in 56.8 in 56.3 in Not Available
Chevy II Nova SS 110 in 163 in 69.9 in 56.8 in 56.3 in Not Available

Options & Accessories

Description Description
Power Brakes Roof Luggage Rack (station wagons)
Power Steering Color Keyed Floor Mats (front & rear)
All Weather Air Conditioning Left-Hand Outside Remote Control Mirror
Rear Antenna Two-Tone Paint
Custom Deluxe Seat Belts (front & rear) Power Tailgate Window (station wagons)
Front Shoulder Belts (driver & passenger) Push-Button Radio w/ Front Antenna & Rear Speaker
Custom Deluxe Shoulder Belts Push-Button Radio w/ Front Antenna
Front Bumper Guards Speed Warning Indicator
Rear Bumper Guards Sport-Styled Steering Wheel
Electric Clock SS Wheel Covers
Rear Window Defroster Mag-Styled Wheel Covers
Door Edge Guards Simulated Wire Wheel Covers
Tinted Windows (all glass) 3-Speed Manual Transmission
Tinted Windshield 4-Speed Manual Transmission
Strato-Ease Headrests Powerglide Transmission
Heater & Defroster Deletion Positraction Rear Axle
327-cid/275-hp V-8 283-cid/195-hp V-8
327-cid/325-hp V-8  

VIN Numbers

Serial Numbers were stamped on a plate on the left front door hinge pillar (center pillar on Corvair). The Fisher Body number plate on the right-hand side of the cowl gives additional information such as the body style number, the production sequence number, the trim (upholstery) number code and the paint number code.
First Symbol - Manufacturer
1 = Chevrolet
Second & Third Symbol - Series
01 = Corvair 500 six-cylinder 33 = Chevelle 300 Deluxe/Std. El Camino six-cylinder
05 = Corvair Monza six-cylinder 34 = Chevelle 300 Deluxe/Std. El Camino V-8
07 = Corvair Corsa six-cylinder 35 = Chevelle Malibu/Custom El Camino six-cylinder
11 = Chevy II 100 four-cylinder 36 = Chevelle Malibu/Custom El Camino V-8
R12 = Corvir Forward Control six-cylinder 37 = Chevelle Concours six-cylinder
13 = Chevy II 100 six-cylinder 38 = Chevelle Concours/Super Sport V-8
14 = Chevy II 100 V-8 53 = Biscayne six-cylinder
15 = Chevy II Nova exc. Super Sport six-cylinder 54 = Biscayne V-8
16 = Chevy II Nova exc. Super Sport V-8 55 = Bel Air six cylinder
17 = Chevy II Nova Super Sport 56 = Bel Air V-8
18 = Chevy II Nova Super Sport 63 = Impala six-cylinder
23 = Camaro six-cylinder 64 = Impala V-8
24 = Camaro V-8 66 = Caprice
25 = Deluxe Camaro six-cylinder 67 = Impala Super Sport six-cylinder
26 = Deluxe Camaro V-8 68 = Impala Super Sport V-8
31 = Chevelle 300 six-cylinder 94 = Corvette
32 = Chevelle 300 V-8  
Fourth & Fifth Symbol - Body Style
11 = two-door sedan 39 = four-door hardtop or sport sedan
15 = two-door station wagon 6p 45 = four-door station wagon 9p
17 = two-door hardtop 47 = two-door hardtop
27 = two-door sedan 67 = convertible
35 = four-door station wagon 6p 69 = four-door sedan
37 = two-door hardtop or sport coupe 87 = two-door hardtop
Sixth Symbol - Last Digit Of The Model Year
7 = 1967
Seventh Symbol - Assembly Plant
(A) Atlanta, Georgia (P) Pontiac, Michigan
(B) Baltimore, Maryland (R) Arlington, Texas
(C) Southgate, California (S) St. Louis, Missouri
(D) Doraville, Wisconsin (T) Tarrytown, New York
(F) Flint, Michigan (U) Lordstown, Ohio
(G) Framingham, Massachusetts (W) Willow Run, Michigan
(J) Janesville, Wisconsin (Y) Wilmington, Delaware
(K) Kansas City, Missouri (Z) Fremont, California
(L) Los Angeles, California (1) Oshawa, Ontario, Canada
(N) Norwood, Ohio (2) St. Therese, Quebec, Canada
Last Six Symbols - Production Sequence
Started at 100001
 

Protect-O-Plate Decoding

Location Description Location Description
A Interior Trim J Radio - Clock Group
B Body Exterior Paint K Radio Code
C Vehicle Identification Number L Disc Brake Code
D Carburetor Source Code M Air Conditioning
E Engine Number N Power Window Code
F Rear Axle Number O Power Seat Code
G Vehicle Build Month Code P Chevrolet Trade Mark
H Transmission Number Q Dealer Supplied Owner Information
I Power Steering and/or Power Brakes  
Location A - Interior Trim
Passenger
Code Color Code Color
A Red Vinyl M Maroon
B Blue N Black Cloth
C Black Vinyl P Plum
D Red R Bright Blue
E Black S Blue Cloth
F Fawn T Turquoise
G Golf U Blue Vinyl (Opt.)
H Blue Vinyl V Fawn Vinyl
K Parchment Black W Gold Cloth
L Black Vinyl (Opt.) Y Yellow
Corvette
Code Color Code Color
B Dark Teal Blue Vinyl N Dark Teal Blue Leather
C Saddle Vinyl R Bright Blue Vinyl
D Red Vinyl S White/Black Vinyl
E Black Vinyl T Bright Blue Leather
J Saddle Leather W White/Blue Vinyl
K Black Leather X Dark Green Vinyl
M Red Leather  
Location B - Exterior Color
All passenger models will have RPO letter designation stamped in this location. On two tone combinations, the first letter indicates the lower color, second letter the upper color. See Exterior Paint Codes in the VIN & Decoding section.
Location C - Vehicle Identification Number
A five digit numbering system will be used on all 1967-1969 passenger cars.
10000 Series - Corvair 13000 Series - Chevelle
11000 Series - Chevy II 15000, 16000 Series - Chevrolet
12000 Series - Camaro 19000 Series - Corvette
The first two digits denote the vehicle series. The third indicates base engine equipment, and the two remaining numbers identify the body style. When the third digit is odd (1, 3, 5, 7), the base engine is an inline four or six cylinder. When the third number is even (2, 4, 6, 8), the base engine is a V-8.
The complete serial number consists of the above model identification, year of manufacture, plant designation, and sequence number.
Example: 164397F100500
16439 = Impala V-8 4-Dr. Sport Sedan, 7 = 1967 Model, F = Flint Built. 100500 = 500th 1967 Chevrolet built at Flint
Location D - Carburetor Source
Code Plant Code Plant
B Bay City H Holley
C Carter R Rochester
 

Engine Data

Location Of Engine Code: 6-Cyl-- Stamped on a pad behind the distributor on right side of block. 8-Cyl-- Stamped on the block in front of the right hand cylinder head.

Letter Code Engine Horsepower Torque Transmission Carburetor
OK 6-194 120 177 3-Speed Manual 1 BC
OM 6-194 120 177 3-Speed Manual 1 BC
OR 6-194 120 177 Powerglide 1 BC
PD 8-283 195 285 3-Speed Manual 2 BC
PE 8-283 195 285 3-Speed Manual 2 BC
PF 8-283 195 285 3-Speed Manual 2 BC
PL 8-283 195 285 4-Speed Manual 2 BC
PM 8-283 195 285 4-Speed Manual 2 BC
PN 8-283 195 285 Powerglide 2 BC
PP 8-283 195 285 Powerglide 2 BC
PQ 8-283 195 285 4-Speed Manual 2 BC
PU 8-283 195 285 Powerglide 2 BC
ZA 8-327 275 355 3 & 4-Speed Manual 4 BC
ZB 8-327 275 355 3 & 4-Speed Manual 4 BC
ZD 8-327 275 355 Powerglide 4 BC
ZE 8-327 275 355 3 & 4-Speed Manual 4 BC
ZG 8-327 # 325 355 3 & 4-Speed Manual 4 BC
ZI 8-327 # 325 355 3 & 4-Speed Manual 4 BC
ZJ 8-327 # 325 355 3 & 4-Speed Manual 4 BC
ZK 8-327 275 355 Powerglide 4 BC
ZM 8-327 275 355 Powerglide 4 BC
ZX 6-194 120 177 Powerglide 1 BC
ZY 6-194 120 177 3-Speed Manual 1 BC

Transmission Codes

Transmission Location
Powerglide (Corvair) On top of the case in the rear at 11 o'clock.
Powerglide Passenger (exc. Corvair) Immediately behind right hand machining lug with the bottom of the sticker parallel to mold flash.
Powerglide All models stamped on the right side of transmission oil pan.
Turbo Hydra-Matic Right hand vertical surface of transmission case
3-Speed Corvair and fully synchronized Passenger (exc. Warner Gear) transmissions stamped on square boss on left side below and rear of cover
4-Speed Passenger models (exc. Corvair) stamped on right side of case ahead of the extension.
4-Speed (Corvair) Stamped on boss on lower left side of case just below side cover.

Plant and Type Designation Prefix Plant Transmission Type
N Muncie 4-Speed
W Warner Gear 3 and 4-Speed
P Muncie 4-Speed
R Saginaw 4-Speed
S Saginaw 3-Speed
M Muncie 3-Speed, Overdrive*
C Cleveland Powerglide
T Toledo Powerglide
CA Hydra-Matic 3-Speed, Automatic Turbo Hydra-Matic
D Saginaw Overdrive
K McKinnon 3-Speed
E McKinnon Powerglide
O Saginaw Overdrive
X Cleveland Turbo Hydra-Matic 350
B Cleveland Turbo Hydra-Matic 350
Y Toledo Turbo Hydra-Matic 350
A Cleveland 2-Speed, Manual Powerglide
 
*Overdrive distinguished from 3-Speed by physical appearance only. The above transmissions (exc. Warner Gear) will carry a production code number such as: C1116N (C = Cleveland Powerglide, 11 = November, 16 = 16th, N = Night Shift). The Warner Gear transmissions will carry a production code number such as: WG1031 (W = Warner Gear 4-Spd., G = July, 10 = 10th, 7 = 1967, 1 = First Shift).

Axle Codes

Location Of Axle Codes: The axles for Chevrolet will be built by Chevrolet Buffalo, Chevrolet Gear and Axle, Buick, Oldsmobile, and McKinnon. Divisional Manufacturer code letters will be metal stamped on the axle tube adjacent to the carrier for identification. Metal stamp on left rear axle tube on the rear side, letters and numerals 3/16 in. high, 3 in. outboard of carrier.


Codes - Non-Locking Codes - Locking Ratio Inspection Cover
BA BE 3.08 10 Bolt
BC BF 3.36 10 Bolt
BH, FI, FJ BG, FK, FL 3.55 12 Bolt
BQ, BV BS, BW 3.31 12 Bolt
BT, FQ BR, BU 3.07 12 Bolt
FM, FN FO, FP 3.73 12 Bolt
Manufacturer Identity
B - Buick C - Chevrolet Buffalo
O - Oldsmobile K - GM of Canada, St. Catharines
P - Pontiac M - GM of Canada
G - Chevrolet Gear & Axle  

Paint Codes - Exterior Colors

Color Name / Code Color Image Color Name / Code Color Image

A - Tuxedo Black
Lucite® Code - 88
Dulux® Code - 93-005

L - Tahoe Turquoise (metallic)
Lucite® Code - 4824L
Dulux® Code - 4824DH

C - Ermine White
Lucite® Code - 4024L
Dulux® Code - 93-37774

M - Royal Plum (metallic)
Lucite® Code - 4832L
Dulux® Code - 4832DH

D - Nantucket Blue (metallic)
Lucite® Code - 4815L
Dulux® Code - 4815D

N - Madeira Maroon (metallic)
Lucite® Code - 4624H
Dulux® Code - 181-97213M

E - Deepwater Blue (metallic)
Lucite® Code - 4817L
Dulux® Code - 4817D

R - Bolero Red
Lucite® Code - 4822LH
Dulux® Code - 4822DH

F - Marina Blue (metallic)
Lucite® Code - 4850L
Dulux® Code - 4850D

S - Sierra Fawn (metallic)
Lucite® Code - 4826L
Dulux® Code - 4826D

G - Granada Gold (metallic)
Lucite® Code - 4825L
Dulux® Code - 4825D

T - Capri Cream
Lucite® Code - 4819L
Dulux® Code - 4819D

H - Mountain Green (metallic)
Lucite® Code - 4816L
Dulux® Code - 4816D

Y - Butternut Yellow
Lucite® Code - 4620L
Dulux® Code - 93-96908

K - Emerald Turquoise (metallic)
Lucite® Code - 4818L
Dulux® Code - 4818D

 
NOTES: The first letter of a two-letter paint code identifies the body color. The second letter identifies the roof color. (For example, the combination RA on a Chevrolet would indicate the body finished in Bolero Red and the roof area in Tuxedo Black.) General Motors paint code plate for all models except Corvair and Corvette is located under the hood at the top of the firewall on the left or right of the upper shroud. Corvair paint code plate is on the left cross-rail in the engine compartment. Corvette paint code plate is on the instrument panel brace, below the glove compartment.
 

Paint Codes - Interior Colors

Color Name / Code Color Image Color Name / Code Color Image

Yellow (semi-gloss)
Lucite® Code - 9383LH

Dark Blue (metallic) (semi-gloss)
Lucite® Code - 9395LH

Medium Gold (metallic) (semi-gloss)
Lucite® Code - 9390L

Dark Blue (metallic) (flat)
Lucite® Code - 9373LH

Dark Gold (semi-gloss)
Lucite® Code - 9406LH

Dark Bright Blue (metallic) (flat)
Lucite® Code - 9286LH

Dark Gold (metallic) (flat)
Lucite® Code - 9378L

Red (semi-gloss)
Lucite® Code - 9366LM

Medium Fawn (metallic) (semi-gloss)
Lucite® Code - 9391L

Dark Red (flat)
Lucite® Code - 9201LM

Dark Fawn (metallic) (semi-gloss)
Lucite® Code - 9403L

Dark Maroon (flat)
Lucite® Code - 9389LM

Dark Fawn (metallic) (flat)
Lucite® Code - 9375L

Maroon (flat)
Lucite® Code - 9293LM

Medium Turquoise (metallic) (semi-gloss)
Lucite® Code - 9398LH

Plum (metallic) (semi-gloss)
Lucite® Code - 9384LM

Dark Turquoise (metallic) (semi-gloss)
Lucite® Code - 9399LH

Plum (metallic) (flat)
Lucite® Code - 9200LM

Dark Turquoise (metallic) (flat)
Lucite® Code - 9374LH

Black (semi-gloss)
Lucite® Code - 88

Medium Bright Blue (metallic) (semi-gloss)
Lucite® Code - 9387LH

Black (flat)
Lucite® Code - 4428L

 

Medium Blue (metallic) (semi-gloss)
Lucite® Code - 9392LH

 

NOTE: Unpolished LUCITE® will generally produce a gloss comparable to original interior semi-gloss finishes. If lower gloss is required, use 1/2 oz. DuPont #4528 flattening compound to a pint of unreduced color.

 

Striping Colors

Striping Colors Station Wagon Wood Grain Touch-Up Colors

Black
Lucite® Code - 88

Dark Tan
Lucite® Code - 9427L

White/Ivory
Lucite® Code - 4024L

Light Tan
Lucite® Code - 9548L

 

Trunk Colors (spatter finish)

Black - Gray - Aqua 389 - 259

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