Turbo-Hydramatic Transmission (TH400) Identification Tag Data
If you have a 1968-1972 Corvette with the original TH400 transmission and have had the opportunity to view the transmission tag, please consider submitting to me the information cataloged below.
Turbo-Hydramatic (TH400) had an identification tag attached by the factory. The tag is located on the passenger side of the transmission as shown at the left. (Click to enlarge.)
Original transmissions will also contain the VIN derivative (last 5 digits of the vehicle identification number) stamped on the driver's side of the transmission as shown at the left (Click to enlarge.)
|Year||Build #||Build Date||Engine||Submitted
|Tag Color||Tag Information||Decoded|
|69||27963||Aug 69||427/400||Chuck||Yellow||C 69L 550 L
CL 69 2123
|550-364=186th day of 1969 (July 5, 1969)
CL=427 Hydraulic Lifters
|70||04102||B18||350/300||Juliet||Black||C 70 387 K
70 - CK - 1981
|387-364=23rd day of 1970 (Jan 23, 1970)|
|70||12161||F13||350/300||Dale||? ?? 484 ?
|484-364 = 120th day of 1970 (April 30, 1970)|
|70||14651||G08||350/300||Jim||Black||70 K 545
70 - CK - 4275
|545-364=181st day of 1970 (June 30, 1970)|
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