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Riviera Options and Prices

Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price $10,099
STANDARD ENGINE: 350 hp, 5.7 Litre 1‐4 Barrel V‐8; OPTIONAL ENGINE: 231 3.8 Turbo V‐6

Suggested Retail Price $10,374
STANDARD ENGINE: 231 ci 3.8 Litre, 1‐4 llb. Turbo V‐6; OPTIONAL ENGINE: 350 5.7 Litre V‐8

Factory Installed Accessories and Options

AU4 Automatic Electric Door Locks  $58.00
A79 Manual Seatback Recliner (Driver) (Buckets req.) S‐Type  $62.00
A86 Electric Seatback Recliner (Driver) (45/55 seats req.)  $118.00
A81 Electric Seat Back ReclinerPassenger Side (45/55 seats req.)  $118.00
AT6 Manual Seatback Recliner (pass.) (Buckets req.) S‐Type  $62.00
A90 Electric Trunk Release  $25.00
A91 Trunk Lock, Electric (A90 req.)  $60.00
AM6 45/55 Notchback Front Seat, Leather w/vinyl  $350.00
A51 Bucket Seats, Leather w/vinyl  $350.00
B28 Carpet Savers and Handy Mats  $57.00
B34 Front Carpet Savers  $17.00
B36 Trunk Floor Mat  $12.00
B75 Trunk Trim Carpeting  $25.00
B93 Door Edge Guards  $14.00
CA1 Sun Roof‐Electric Operation  $798.00
CD4 Three speed windshield wiper with low speed delay feature  $39.00
CO4 Heavily Padded Landau Vinyl Top with Coach Lights (N/A S‐Type)  $285.00
CO9 Long vinyl top (incl. coach lamps)  $285.00
C49 Rear Window Defogger‐Electric  $101.00
C61 Automatic Air Conditioning  $88.00
C93 Coach Lamps (incl. w/vinyl tops)  $85.00
C96 Courtesy & Reading Lights  $42.00
C97 Illuminated Door Lock & Interior Light Control  $57.00
D64 Lighted Visor Vanity Mirror (pass. side)  $47.00
D65 Remote Mirror w/Thermometer‐Left  $21.00
D74 Lighted Visor Vanity Mirror (Driver)  $47.00
DG2 Electric control mirrors (Left & Right Remote)  $58.00
DG6 Elec. Control Mirrors ‐ Left and Right w/Ieft thermometer  $79.00
D83 Special Car Order Paint‐Current Color
                          ‐Regular  $153.00
                          ‐Firemist  $172.00
D84 Designers' Accent Paint‐N/A with body stripes  $193.00
F40 FirmRide and Handling  $21.00
F36 Rear Axle ‐2.19 Ratio (L34 eng. req.)   N/C
F45 Rear Axle ‐2.93 Ratio (LC8 eng. req.)   N/C
JM5 Four Wheel Disc Brakes  $205.00
KO5 Engine Block Heater  $15.00
K30 Cruise Master  $108.00
K97 Delcotron, 80 amp. (avail. w/V8 eng.)  $43.00
N33 Tilt Steering Column  $77.00
N34 Sport Steering Wheel  $32.00
NO4 Fuel Cap Lock, Electric  $36.00
N37 Tilt & Telescoping Steering Column  $121.00
N95 Custom Wire Wheel Covers  $120.00
T63 Headlamp on Indicator  $11.00
UA1 Heavy Duty Battery  $21.00
UA6 Theft Deterrent System  $135.00
UP1 AM/FM Stereo Radio & 8 Track Tape & CB w/Triband Antenna  $404.00
UP6 AM/FM Stereo Radio & CB w/Triband Antenna  $294.00
UR3 Fuel Usage Light  $30.00
UM7 Digital Readout AM‐FM Stereo Radio  $182.00
UO9 Four Note Horn  $23.00
U41 Low Fuel Indicator  $17.00
U46 Light Monitors ‐ Front & Rear  $62.00
                          Protective Body Side Molding
                          (order by color): white, silver, black, blue,
                          green, tan, red  $59.00
U89 Trailer Tow Flasher & Harness ‐ 5 Wire  $22.00
UM3 Signal Seeking CB & AM/FM Stereo Radio  $524.00
UM5 Signal Seeking CB, 8 Track Tape & AM/FM Stereo Radio w/Digital Clock $634.00
U83 Triband Power Antenna (incl. w/CB)  $39.00
UM2 8 Track & AM/FM Stereo Radio  $110.00
UM4 8 Track & Signal Seeking AM/FM Stereo Radio w/Digital Readout  $292.00
UN3 Cassette Tape & AM/FM Stereo Radio  $116.00
VO8 Cooling H.D. eng. & trans  $30.00
V32 Bumper Guards ‐ Rear  $22.00
                          Astroroof ‐ Electric Sliding
                          (order by color): silver, green, gold,
                          shadowlight, rose  $998.00
WG1 Power Seat 6‐Way, Passenger Side Only  $166.00
                          Stripe, Body Side (N.A w/designers' accent paint D84) (order by color):
                          white, black, blue, gold, red  $52.00
1979 and 1980 Standard Equipment:
Power Steering,
A/C Manual Controls,
Automatic Transmission,
Power Brakes,
Automatic Level Control,
Remote Control RR View Mirrors,
Electric Door Locks,
Power Seat ‐ 6‐way driver's side,
Power Windows,
AM/FM Stereo Radio,
Cornering Lights,
Power Antenna,
And More
1979 S‐Type Package:
Fast Ratio Steering
RaIlye Ride & Handling Suspension
Wide Oval Narrow Stripe Tires GR‐70‐15
Cloth or Vinyl Bucket Seats
Storage Console
Sport Mirrors
Deluxe Steering Wheel
Sport Wheel Covers
Black Molding Trim & Dash
NEW FOR 1980:
New Interior fabrics,
Newly styled, outside, rearview mirrors,
Engine compartment light standard,
Twilight Sentinel headlight control available,
New AM/FM stereo Full‐feature radio available,
New cassette tape player and Am/FM stereo Full Feature radio available,
New 8‐track tape player with AM/FM stereo signal‐seeking radio with digital clock
and Triband power antenna available, New chrome‐plated road wheels available,
Bumper guards ‐ front and rear standard.
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