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Volvo P1800 Pictures Gallery

Prot. P1800
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1973 1800ES

Chassis # 3070 - 8077
Production time:  1972-08 – 1973-03

 

Type Designations
Type Prod. year letter Year Gearbox Model Markets 1,3,4=LHD 2=RHD
1834351 Y 1973 M41 1800 ES All Except USA 1
1834352 Y 1973 M41 1800 ES All Except USA 2
1834361 Y 1973 BW 35 1800 ES All Except USA 1
1834362 Y 1973 BW 35 1800 ES All Except USA 2
1836353 Y 1973 M41 1800 ES USA (except California) & Canada 3
1836354 Y 1973 M41 1800 ES California 4
1836361 Y 1973 BW 35 1800 ES All Except USA 1
1836362 Y 1973 BW 35 1800 ES All Except USA 2
1836363 Y 1973 BW 35 1800 ES USA (except California) & Canada 3
1836364 Y 1973 BW 35 1800 ES California 4
First 2 digits = Type  3rd digit = Body (2 = Coupe 3 = Estate )  4th digit = Engine (4=B20E 6=B20F)  
5th digit = Design (3=Without sunroof )   6th digit = Gearbox (5=Manual 6=Aut.)  7th digit =Steering  & Market (1=LHD, 2=RHD 3=USA &Canada except California  4 =California)

Colours:


Blue Metallic (111)

Red (46)

White (42)

Cypress Green (110)

Yellow (107)

Orange (113)

Gold Metallic (105)

Blue (108)

Sea Green (115)
     

Wheels: Steel rim with square ventilation holes and glossy wheel ring

Grille: Black ABS plastic

Changes
- New illuminated switches to the left of the steering wheel for windscreen wiper, windscreen washer, rear window defroster and fan.  

- Changed first gear ratio for better traction force
- Protective steel tubes in the doors
- Filter unit for emission control inside the radiator grille
- Flame retardant upholstery

- Improved wipers covered 10% more of the windscreen
- On cars for the US market the bumpers were extended to comply with new regulations about shock absorbes at a speed of 5mph.
-B20F engines in the US cars were modified for 91 octane and the output was decreased to 112 hp SAE
-Radiator moved forwards

 

Volvo P1800 Classic cars


 
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