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1979 Firebird Option List
Key
S=Standard
A=Available
D=Dealer Installed
N/A=Not Available
New or changed for 1979
 
UPC Code Description  Price  Base Esprit Formula Trans Am Notes
A01 Tinted Glass, All Windows   $    56.00 A A A A  
A31 Power Windows  $   132.00 A A A A Requires Console (D55)
A90 Deck Lid Release, Remote Control  $    24.00 A A A A  
AK1 Belts, Custom Color Keyed  n/c  A A A A Standard with Redbird and Skybird Appearance Packages
AU3 Power Door Locks  $    86.00 A A A A  
B18 Custom Trim Group   N/A S A A Available in Doeskin Vinyl and Hobnail Cloth
Formula and Trans Am with Doeskin Vinyl  $   108.00
Formula and Trans Am with Hobnail Cloth  $   150.00
Esprit with Hobnail Cloth  $    42.00
B37 Mats, Front & Rear Floor Color Keyed  $    25.00 A A A A  
B80 Moldings, Roof Drip  $    24.00 A S A A Included with Vinyl Top (CB7).
B83 Rocker Panel Moldings  $    18.00 A S N/A N/A  
B84 Vinyl Body Side Moldings   $    40.00 A A A A  
B85 Window Sill and rear hood moldings  $    26.00 A S A A Not available with Trans Am Special Edition (Y84)
B93 Door Edge Guards  $    13.00 A A A A  
B96 Moldings, Wheel Opening  $    22.00 A S N/A N/A  
BS1 Insulation, Additional Accoustical  $    31.00 A S A A  
C49 Defroster, Electric Rear Window  $    99.00 A A A A  
C60 Air Conditioning Custom  $   529.00 A A A A  
C95 Lamp , Dome Reading  $    19.00 A A A A  
CB7 Canopy Top   $   116.00 A A A N/A Includes Roof Drip Moldings (B84).  Not available on Redbird (W68)
CC1 Fisher Hatch Roof, Removable  $   655.00 A A A A  
CD4 Windshield Wipers, Controlled Cycle  $    38.00 A A A A  
D34 Mirror, Visor Vanity   $      5.00 A A A A  
D35 Dual Sport Outside Rear View Mirrors  $    43.00 A S S S Left hand remote controlled
D53 Hood Bird Decal  $    95.00 N/A N/A N/A A Standard with Special Edition Black Trans Am (Y84) 
D55 Console  $    80.00 A A S S  
D60 Color and Trim, Incompatibility Override            
D80 Spoiler, Rear Deck  $    57.00 A A A S Included with Formula Appearance Package (W50)
D98 Vinyl Accent Stripes  $    54.00 A A N/A N/A Not available with Redbird (W60)
G80 Limited Slip Axle (Safe T Track)  $    63.00 A A A S  
JL2 Power Brakes, Front Disc  $    76.00 A A S S Req With V8 Engines or V6 with Air Conditioning (C60)
J65 4 Wheel Disc Power Brakes  $   150.00 N/A N/A A A  
K05 Engine Block Heater  $    15.00 A A A A  
K30 Cruise Control  $    90.00 A A A A with Auto Trans (MX1) only. Not available with Trans Am 6.6 Liter (L78)
K81  Alternator Heavy Duty 63 Amp   A A A A  
Without Air Conditioning (C60) and Rear Defroster (C49)  $    32.00
Without Air Conditioning (C60) and Rear Defroster (C49)  n/c 
L78  Trans Am 6.6 Litre (400) 4BBL V-8 180hp   N/A N/A A A Previously this was the W72 Option in 1978.  Federal Only. Not available with High Altitude (NA6) or California emissions (VJ9).   Requires 4 Speed Manual Transmission and Trans Am Performance Package (WS6)
Formula  $   370.00
Trans Am  $    90.00
L80 6.6 Litre (403) 4BBL V-8, Oldsmobile built   N/A N/A A S Requires Automatic Transmission (MX1). 
Formula  
Trans Am  n/c 
LD5 3.8 Litre (231) 2BBL V-6, Buick built  n/c  S S N/A N/A Not available with High Altitude Emissions (NA6)
L27 4.9 Litre V-8 2V  $   270.00 A A S N/A Requires Automatic Transmission (MX1),  Federal Only (Not available in California)
L37 4.9 Litre V-8 4V   A A A A Federal Only (Not available in California).  Requires 4 Speed Manual Transmission (M21).  Not available with 10th Anniversary Trans Am (X87)
Base Firebird and Esprit  $   355.00
Formula  $    85.00
Trans Am  $  (195.00)
LG3 5.0 Litre (305) V-8 2V , Chevrolet built   A A A N/A California Only.  Requires California Emissions Equipment (VJ9) and Automatic Transmission (MX1)
Base Firebird and Esprit  $   270.00
Formula  n/c 
LM1 5.7 Litre (350) 4BBL V-8, Chevrolet built   A A A N/A Required in high altitude areas at extra cost with Altitude Package (NA6 ) and Automatic Transmission,  
Base Firebird and Esprit  $   425.00
Formula  $   155.00
MM3 3 Speed Manual Transmission with Floor Shift  n/c  S S N/A N/A With 3.8 Litre V-6 Only.  Not Available with California Emissions Equipment (VJ9)
M21 Close Ratio 4 Speed Manual Transmission   N/A N/A A A Available with 6.6 Litre 400 4BBL (W72) and 4.9 Litre V-8 4V (L37) only. 
Base Firebird and Esprit (with 4.9 Litre V-8 only (L37))  $   325.00
Formula and Trans Am  n/c 
MX1 3 Speed Turbo-Hydramtaic Transmission   A A A A Requires Console (D55).  Not available with 6.6 Litre 4bbl (L78/W72)
Base Firebird and Esprit  $   307.00
Formula and Trans Am  n/c 
N30 Luxury Cushion Steering Wheel  $    20.00 A S N/A N/A  
N65 Spare Tire, Stowaway  n/c  A A      
N67 Wheels, Rally II Body Color with trim rings   A A A A Includes fifth Rally II spare when Stowaway Spare is not ordered?
Base Firebird without Stowaway Spare (N65)  $   146.00
Base Firebird with Stowaway Spare (N65)  $   126.00
Esprit without Stowaway Spare (N65)  $   104.00
Esprit with Stowaway Spare (N65)  $    84.00
N90 Wheels, Cast Aluminum Snowflake   A A A A  
Base Firebird  $   310.00
Esprit with Redbird  $   184.00
Esprit without Redbird  $   268.00
N95 Wheel Covers, Wire   A A N/A N/A  
Base Firebird  $   157.00
Esprit  $   115.00
N98 Wheels, Argent Silver Rally II with Trim Rings   A A S S Includes fifth Rally II spare when Stowaway Spare is not ordered?
Base Firebird without Stowaway Spare (N65)  $   146.00
Base Firebird with Stowaway Spare (N65)  $   126.00
Esprit without Stowaway Spare (N65)  $   104.00
Esprit with Stowaway Spare (N65)  $    84.00
NA6 High Altitude Emissions Requirements  $    35.00 A A A A  
NK3 Steering Wheel, Formula   A A S S Included with Redbird Appearance Package, Esprit (W60). Newly available in colors to match interior.
Base Firebird    $    68.00
Esprit  $    48.00
P01 Wheel Covers, Deluxe  $    42.00 A S N/A N/A  
QBP Tires, FR78 X 15 WL STL (White Letter Steel Belted)   A A N/A N/A  
Base Firebird and Esprit with Stowaway Spare (N65)  $    52.00
Base Firebird and Esprit without Stowaway Spare (N65)  $    64.00
QBU Tires, FR78 X 15 BSW STL (Blackwall Steel Belted)  n/c  S S N/A N/A  
QBW Tires, FR78 X 15 WSW STL (Whitewall Steel Belted)   A A N/A N/A  
Base Firebird and Esprit with Stowaway Spare (N65)  $    39.00
Base Firebird and Esprit without Stowaway Spare (N65)  $    48.00
QG0 225/70R-15 Blackwall Steel Belted Radials  n/c  N/A N/A S S  
QGR 225/70R-15 White-Letter Steel Belted Radials  $    53.00 N/A N/A A A Included with Performance Package (WS6)
U17 Rally Guage cluster with clock and tachometer   A A A S  
Base Firebird and Esprit  $   130.00
Formula  $    63.00
U35 Clock, Electric  $    24.00 A A A N/A Not available with Rally Guages (W63) or Rally Gauge Cluster (U17)
U58 Radio, AM/FM Stereo  $   236.00 A A A A  
U63 Radio, AM  $    86.00 A A A A  
U69 Radio, AM/FM  $   163.00 A A A A  
U75 Power Antenna   A A A A Not available with Radio, AM/FM w/40 Channel CB (UP5) or Radio, AM/FM Stereo w/40 Channel CB (UP6)
with Optional Radios  $    66.00
without Optional Radios  $    47.00
U83 Power Antenna, AM-FM Tri Band   A A A A Included with Radio, AM/FM w/40 Channel CB (UP5) or Radio, AM/FM Stereo w/40 Channel CB (UP6)
with Optional Radios  $    87.00
without Optional Radios  $    68.00
U80 Radio Speaker, Rear  $    25.00 A A A A Available with Radio AM (U63),  Radio AM/FM  (U69), Radio AM/FM w/40 Channel CB (UP5)
UA1 Battery, Heavy Duty  $    21.00 A A A A  
UM1 Radio, AM & Stereo 8 Track Tape Player  $   248.00 A A A A  
UM2 Radio, AM/FM Stereo & Stereo 8 Tape Player  $   345.00 A A A A  
UN3 Radio, AM/FM Stereo & Cassette Tape Player  $   351.00 A A A A  
UN9 Radio Accomodation Package   A A A A  
without Power Antenna , AM/FM Tri Band (U83) or an optional radio  $    29.00
with Power Antenna , AM/FM Tri Band (U83) and without an optional radio  $    10.00
UP5 Radio, AM/FM w/40 Channel CB  $   492.00 A A A A Includes Power Antenna , AM/FM Tri Band (U83)
UP6 Radio, AM/FM Stereo w/40 Channel CB  $   574.00 A A A A Includes Power Antenna - AM/FM Tri Band (U83)
UP8 Dual Rear Speakers  $    38.00 A A A A all radios except AM/FM Radio w/40 Channel CB (UP5), AM Radio (U63), or AM/FM Radio (U69)
UY8 Radio, AM/FM Stereo W/Digital Clock  $   402.00 A A A N/A  
V02 Radiator, Super Cooling   A A A A Not available with 6.6 Liter (L80), Trans Am Performance Package (WS6) or High Altitude Emissions (NA6)
with Air Conditioning (C60)  $    32.00
without Air Conditioning (C60)  $    59.00
VJ9 California Emissions Equipment  $    83.00 A A A A  
W50 Appearance Package, Formula  $    92.00 N/A N/A A N/A  
W63 Gauges, Rally and Clock  $    67.00 A A S N/A Available with V-8 only.  
W68 Redbird Appearance Package, Esprit    N/A A N/A N/A  
Esprit with Hobnail Cloth  $   491.00
Esprit with Doeskin Vinyl  $   449.00
WS6 Special Performance Package   N/A N/A A A Available with W72 400 V-8, L80 403 V-8, or L39 4.9 Liter 4V.  Includes 4 wheel disc brakes for 1979.
Formula and Trans Am  $   434.00
Trans Am with Special Edition (Y84)  $   250.00
WS7 Special Performance Package   N/A N/A A A Same as the WS6 package without the rear disc brakes.  This option was offerred due to high demand for the 4 wheel disc brake option that was also included with the WS6 Eprformance Package. Since supply was not sufficient for the rear dosc brakes Pontiac offerred the WS6 without the rear discs and labeled it WS7.
Y84 Special Edition Black Trans Am    N/A N/A N/A A  
with T-Tops (CC1)  $1,329.00
With T-Tops (CC1) Delete  $   674.00