1996 Corvette Identification Numbers

Below is a listing of common identification numbers and ways of identifying a 1996 Corvette LT1 and LT4.

VIN Tag Information
1G1YY22PXT5100001 - 1G1YY22PXT5120536
1G1YY2253T5600001 - 1G1YY2253T5601000 (Grand Sport)
Digit Definition
1st Nation of Origin:  1 = U.S.
2nd Manufacturer:  G = GM
3rd Make and Type:  1 = Chevrolet Passenger
4th Carline:  Y = Corvette
5th Carline/Series:  Y = Corvette
6th Body Type:  2 = Coupe Hatchback, 3 = Convertible
7th Restraint Code:  2 = Active, manual w/ driver and passenger inflatable restraints.
8th Engine:  5= LT4, P = LT1
9th Check digit to verify VIN correctly recorded.
10th Model Year:  T = 1996
11th Assembly Plant:  5 = Bowling Green, KY
Last 6 digits Production Number starting with 100001 and up for standard models, 600001 and up for the Grand Sport.

Engine Suffix ID Numbers
ZXA: 350ci, 300hp, (automatic transmission) (LT1)
ZXD: 350ci, 330hp, (manual transmission) (LT4)

Block ID Numbers
10125327: All Engines

Head ID Numbers
10207643: 350ci, 300hp, (automatic transmission)
10239902: 350ci, 330hp, (manual transmission, early production)
12551561: 350ci, 300hp, (automatic transmission, late production)
12555690: 350ci, 330hp, (manual transmission)