1990 Camaro Specifications

1990 Camaro
Production: 12,743 V6, 22,243 V8, 34,986 total.
VIN Example: 1G1FP23EXLL100001 thru 1G1FP23EXLL134986
* Fifth digit is model level: P = Camaro (all models)
* Sixth digit is body style: 2 = Hatchback Coupe, 3 = Convertible.
* Eighth digit is engine code: F = 305ci V8 (LB9), E = 305ci V8 (LO3), T = 191ci V6 (LH0), 8 = 350ci V8 (B2L)
* Ninth digit is check digit and varies.
* Tenth digit is model year: L = 1990
* Eleventh digit is assembly plant code: L = Van Nuys
* Last six digits increased one for each car built.


Dimensions

Length: 192.0 inches Height: 50.4 inches Width: 72.8 inches Wheelbase: 101.0 inches

 


1990 Power Teams

RPO Config Bhp @ rpm Torque @ rpm Induction C/R CID/liters Applications
LH0 Ohv V6 140 @ 4400 180 @ 3600 MFI 8.5:1 191/3.1 RS*
LO3 Ohv V8 170 @ 4000 255 @ 2400 TBI 9.3:1 305/5.0 RS, IZ*
LB9 Ohv V8 210 @ 4400 285 @ 3200 TPI 9.3:1 305/5.0 IZ (w/a/t)
LB9 Ohv V8 230 @ 4400 300 @ 3200 TPI 9.3:1 305/5.0 IZ (w/man trans)
L98 Ohv V8 245 @ 4400 345 @ 3200 TPI 9.0:1 350/5.7 IZ (auto only)

* = base engine; TBI = throttle-body injection; TPI = tuned-port injection; MFI = multi-port fuel injection; RS = Rally Sport; IZ = IROC Z-28.


Engine Suffix Codes

BLC: 305ci, mt BLJ: 305ci, at BSH: 191ci, mt
BLD: 305ci, at BMK: 350ci, at BTJ: 191ci, at
BLF: 305ci, mt BPT: 191ci, mt,uu  
BLH: 305ci, mt BRU: 191ci, at,uu  

Abbreviations: at = automatic transmission, ci = cubic inch, mt = manual transmission, uu = uncertain usage


 

Transmission Codes

 

5 Speed Manual – Warner Gear  

700-R4 Automatic

Chevy #   RPO
10079857   MB1
10079855   MK6
10079856   M39
 
CID   Comments   Code
192   MD8   FB
305   MD8/TBI   FT
305   MD8/MFI   FZ
350   MD8   FU
350   MD8   FK
350   MD8   FX


Rear Axle Codes

2PM 3.23:1 Locking 6HP 2.73:1 8HF 3.08:1 Locking
2PN 3.42:1 Locking 6HT 2.73:1 Locking 8HJ 3.23:1
6HB 3.08:1 Locking 6PM 3.23:1 Locking 8HK 3.08:1
6HE 2.73:1 6PN 3.42:1 Locking 8HL 3.45:1
6HE 3.42:1 8EV 3.27:1 Locking 8HP 2.73:1
6HF 3.08:1 Locking 8EW 3.45:1 Locking 8HT 2.73:1 Locking
6HK 3.08:1 8HB 3.08:1 Locking 9ET 2.77:1 Locking
6HL 3.42:1 8HE 2.73:1 Locking    

 



1990 Factory Options

RPO Description Qty Retail ($)
1FP87 Camaro RS Coupe 28,750 10,995.00
1FP87 Camaro RS Convertible 729 16,880.00
1FP87 Camaro IROC-Z Coupe 4,213 14,555.00
1FP87 Camaro IROC-Z Convertible 1,294 20,195.00
1LE Special Performance Components Package 62 *
AG9 Power Seat, driver side 4,876 *
AM9 Seat Back, split folding rear 20,840 50.00
AU3 Power Door Locks 32,591 175.00
A31 Power Windows 22,497 *
A90 Power Hatch Release 23,410 50.00
B2L Engine, 350ci, 245hp V8 (IROC-Z coupe only) 2,415 300.00
B34 Floor Mats, carpet insert, two front 32,673 *
B35 Floor Mats, carpet insert, two rear 32,673 *
B84 Moldings, body side 32,856 *
CC1 Roof Panels, removable glass 12,476 866.00
C49 Defogger, rear window 19,436 160.00
C60 Air Conditioning 34,247 805.00
DC4 Mirror with Dual Reading Lamps 32,963 *
DE1 Louvers, rear window 1,855 210.00
DC7 Mirrors, electric twin remote 8,188 91.00
DX3 Decal and Stripe Delete (credit) 359 -60.00
D42 Cover, rear compartment cargo area 20,626 *
G80 Rear Axle, limited slip 5,507 100.00
G92 Rear Axle, performance (IROC-Z coupe only) 2,710 466.00
J65 Brakes, power front disc and rear disc 2,710 179.00
KC4 Cooler, engine oil (IROC-Z coupe only) 2,710 110.00
K05 Heater, engine block 828 20.00
K34 Speed Control, with resume 32,579 *
LB9 Engine, 305ci, 210hp (no cost with IROC-Z) 3,092 745.00
LO3 Engine, 305ci, 170hp (for RS Coupe) 16,736 350.00
MX0 Transmission, automatic with overdrive 31,630 515.00
N96 Aluminum Wheels, 16 inch 4,004 520.00
QLC Tires, P245/50ZR16 blackwall 4,004 *
QPH Tires, P215/65R15 all season blackwall 29,479 *
QYZ Tires, P215/65R15 blackwall 1,503 *
UL5 Radio, delete 221 -165.00
UM6 Radio, stereo, cassette, clock, seek/scan 31,421 *
UM7 Radio, stereo, clock, seek/scan 1,098 *
UU8 Radio, stereo, Delco Bose, clock, seek/scan 994 *
UX1 Radio, stereo, cassette, clock, s/s, equalizer 1,249 *
U1C Radio, compact disc system with clock 3 *
U75 Power Antenna 1,275 70.00
YF5 Emission Equipment, required for California 6,345 100.00
FCAB RS Coupe Base Group - nc
FCA1 RS Coupe Group 1 - 1,410.00
FCA2 RS Coupe Group 2 - 1,782.00
CCAB RS Convertible Base Group - nc
CCA1 RS Convertible Group 1 - 1,040.00
CCA2 RS Convertible Group 2 - 1,640.00
FZAB IROC-Z Coupe Base Group - nc
FZA1 IROC-Z Coupe Group 1 - 865.00
FZA2 IROC-Z Coupe Group 2 - 1,759.00
FZA3 IROC-Z Coupe Group 3 - 2,143.00
CZAB IROC-Z Convertible Base Group - nc
CZA1 IROC-Z Convertible Group 1 - 865.00
CZA2 IROC-Z Convertible Group 2 - 1,640.00
CZA3 IROC-Z Convertible Group 3 - 2,001.00

 



1990 Exterior & Interior Colors

Paint/WA Code Exterior Qty Models Interiors
23 / 9184 Medium Maui Blue 2,539 Rs-Rsc Bk-G
40 / 8554 White 6,878 I-Ic-Rs-Rsc Bk-Br-G-R
41 / 8555 Black 5,125 I-Ic-Rs-Rsc BK-G-R
75 / 9540 Brilliant Red 4,420 I-Ic-Rs-Rsc Bk-Br-G-R
81 / 8774 Bright Red 8,168 I-Ic-Rs-Rsc Bk-Br-G-R
87 / 9536 Gunmetal (Med Gray) 2,787 Rs-Rsc BK-G-R
98 / 9591 Bright Blue 5,069 I-Ic-Rs-Rsc Bk-G

Interior Codes: 19B = Bk-sc, 19C = Bk-cc, 66B = Br-sc, 66C = Br-cc, 662 = Br-le, 73B = R-sc, 73C = R-cc, 732 = R-le, 82B = G-sc, 82C = G-cc, 822 = G-le.
Abbreviations: Bk = Black, Br = Light Brown, cc = custom cloth, G = Gray, I = IROC Coupe, Ic = IROC Convertible, le = leather, R = Red, RS = RS Coupe, Rsc = RS Convertible, sc = standard cloth.



1990 IROC-Z Special Performance Package

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Other Views:
Engine: Base engine was LG4 305 w/ 4 barrel Quadrajet. Dual exhaust.
Transmission:
Clutch: 10.34 inches
Rear Axle: Positraction (G80) mandatory when equipped with 4 wheel disc brakes.
Brakes: J65 4 wheel disc brakes available.
Suspension: Stiffer bracing and bushing material than base camaro.
58/32 N/mm Front/Rear Spring Rate (SC = 58/18, F41 = 58/18)
31/21 mm Front/Rear Sway bar diameter (SC = 27/12, F41 = 29/12)
Steering: 7 ply-joint vs 4 ply in base camaro improves rag joint stiffness and offers better angular deflection. Recirculating-ball power steering with fast 12.7:1 ratio, plus limited boost to improve road feel.
Wheels & Tires: 5 spoke aluminum 15 x 7 inch. Goodyear P215/65R-15 white letter , steel belted radials.
Other options, equipment, facts: Modified McPhearson Strut, Special chassis bracing. Full Instrumentation. Special front fascia with integral airdam. Ground effects rockers.
Total Production:


Last updated: 8/12/1998
Author: MadMike Maciolek
Email: iracez28@alltel.net


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