The 1979 Corvette Factory Assembly Manual is by far one of the most graphic manuals available today. An absolute must-have for any beginner or restorer!!! The factory reprint was originally published by the Chevrolet Motorís Division of General Motors Corporation.
The 1979 Corvette was one of the more popular models for women. They owned 15% of the 53,807 Corvettes produced that year. According to WIKIPEDIA.org, the sticker price was $10,220.00, with standard bucket seats, new open flow mufflers, and the roof panel and back window moldings were black instead of chrome.
The 1979 Corvette Factory Assembly Manual is full of diagrams and GM Part Numbers that were drawn up by Chevrolet engineers for the assembly line workers, but happen to work very well for the restorer today!!
With two power options for the V8:
350 cubic inch-195 hp
350 cubic inch-225 hp
Obviously, this 565 page factory assembly manual is packed with great illustrations and exploded views of everything from: the body, frame, front suspension, transmission, engine, drivetrain, etc. that everyone will want to work on this beauty. It is a true collectorís dream!!!!!
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