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1957 BUICK OPTION CODES

TO SIMPLIFY ORDERING, PLEASE NOTE THAT THE OPTIONS AND ACCESSORIIES SHOWN, BY CODE LETTER, IN THE BASIC GROUPS BELOW CAN BE ORDERED SIMPLY BY SPECIFYING THE BASIC GROUP CODE NUMBER.

IF ANY OPTION IN EITHER BASIC GROUP IS NOT REQUIRED DO NOT SPECIFY A BASIC GROUP NUMBER, INSTEAD, SPECIFY, BY INDIVIDUAL CODE LETTER, EACH OPTION REQUIRED.

ANY OPTION REQUIRED WHICH IS NOT INCLUDED IN EITHER BASIC GROUP, SUCH AS ONE OF THE FOUR RADIO ANTENNA COMBINATIONS AVAILABLE, MUST BE SPECIFIED, INDIVIDUALLY, BUY CODE LETTER.

THE UPPER HALVES OF TWO SAMPLE WHOLESALE CAR ORDERS ARE SHOWN AT THE BOTTOM OF THEIS SHEET TO ILLUSTRATE THE USE OF THE INSTRUCTIONS ABOVE

 
40 SERIES
60 SERIES
50 SERIES
70 SERIES
BASIC GROUP 1
ABCFGHIKLMQRW
BCFGILQW
BFGILQW
BILQS
BASIC GROUP 2
ABFGHKMR
BVGIQ
BFGILQ
BILQ
CODE
LETTER
NAME
STANDARD
(DO NOT SPECIFY ON ORDER)
OPTIOINAL
(EXTRA COST)
D
   SONOMATIC RADIO-MANUAL ANTENNA
---
ALL MODELS
E
   WONDERBAR RADIO-MANUAL ANTENNA
---
ALL MODELS
O
   SONOMATIC RADIO-ELECTIC ANTENNA
---
ALL MODELS
P
   WONDERBAR RADIO-ELECTRIC ANTENNA
---
ALL MODELS
A
   DYNAFLOW TRANSMISSION
60-50-70 SERIES
40 SERIES
B
   HEATER AND DEFROSTER
---
ALL MODELS
C
   POWER STEERING
50-70 SERIES
40-60 SERIES
F
(1)SAFETY GROUP
70 SERIES
40-60-50 SERIES
G
   WINDSHIEL WASHER-WIDE ANGLE WIPER
70 SERIES
40-60-50 SERIES
H
   (2) DELUXE STEERING WHEEL
60-50-70 SERIES
40 SERIES
I
   EASY EYE GLASS
---
ALL MODELS
K
   FOAMTEX CUSHIONS
60-50-70 SERIES
40 SERIES
L
(4)POWER BRAKES
---
ALL MODELS
M
(5)ACCESSORY GROUP
60-50-70 SERIES
40 SERIES
N
   (6) AIR CONDITIONER
---
ALL MODELS
S
   (7) AIR CONDITION RADIATOR
---
ALL MODELS
Q
   WHITEWALL TIRES
---
ALL MODELS
R
   OVERSIZE TIRES (15X7.60)
---
40 SERIES ONLY
S
(5)POWER SEAT ADJUSTER (6 WAY)
---
ALL BUT MODEL 48
T
PERMANENT ANTI-FREEZE
---
ALL MODELS
U
   POWER WINDOW LIFTS
MODELS 66C-56C-
73-73A-76C-76R-76A
MODELS 41-43-46C-46R-49-
49D-61-63-66R-69-53-56R
V
   DIVIDED REAR SEAT - ESTATE WAGON
---
MODELS 49-49D-69
W
   DUAL EXHAUST
70 SERIES
40-60-50 SERIES
X
   JUNIOR SEAT - ESTATE WAGON
---
MODELS 49-49D-69
3
   CUSTOM BRIGHT EXTERIOR WINDOW MLDGS.
---
MODELS 41-48 ONLY

NOTES:
  1. SAFETY GROUP CONSISTS OF BACK-UP LIGHTS-GLARE PROOF MIRROR-PARKING BRAKE SIGNAL LIGHT-INSTRUMENT PANEL SAFETY PAD, LOWER-SAFETY MINDER SPEEDOMETER.
  2. DELUXE STEERING WHEEL (CODE H) MUST BE SPECIFIED WHEN 40 SERIES CUSTOM TRIM IS ORDERED.
  3. INSTRUMENT PANEL SAFETY PAD - UPPER (CODE J) IS:STANDARD EQUIPMENT ON 40 SERIES WITH CUSTOM TRIM AND ON 60-50-70- SERIES AND SHOULD NOT BE SPECIFIED ON ORDER. EXTRA COST EQUIPMENT ON 40 SERIES WITH STANDARD TRIM INCLUDING MODELS 46C-49-49D AND CODE J MUST BE SPECIFIED IF OPTION REQUIRED.
  4. POWER BRAKES ARE AVAILABLE ONLY ON DYNAFLOW-EQUIPPED CARS.
  5. ACCESSORY GROUP CONSISTS OF WHEEL COVERS - ELECTRIC CLOCK - TRUNK LIGHT - LICENSE PLATE FRAME.
  6. AIR CONDITIONER (CODE N) ORDERS MUST ALSO SPECIFY: CODE B - HEATER AND DEFROSTER. CODE J - INSTRUMENT PANEL SAFETY PAD-UPPER ON ORDERS FOR 40 SERIES SPECIFYING STANDARD TRIM
  7. AIR CONDITION RADIATOR (CODE S) IS AVAILABLE ON ON DYNAFLOW - EQUIPPED CARS. TO ORDER SPECIFY THE DIGIT "5" IN THE CODE N COLUMN
  8. 2-WAY HORIZONTAL POWER SEAT ADJUSTER IS STANDARD ON MODELS 66C-56C-73-73A-76C-76R-76A AND IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR ANY OTHER MODEL.



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