Numbers matching, L82/350 engine, M21 4 speed manual transmission, 62,000 original miles, saddle leather interior, rally wheels, power steering, power brakes, and much more.
We changed the oil and filter, transmission grease, rear end grease and additive, and checked and lubed the chassis. We also replaced both front brake calipers, front brake pads, front brake hoses, right side upper control arm bushing, right side upper ball joint, water pump, power steering control valve, power steering hoses, clutch pack, and much more. The previous owners replaced the dual exhaust, shocks, radiator, distributor, cap and rotor, spark plug wires, and much more over the years he owned it.
GM produced 5,710 L82s, and 12,537 4 speeds, out of 30,464 total production in 1973. 1973 marked the end of the chrome bumper corvette era with rear chrome bumpers replaced by rubber bumpers in 1974. The 1973 was a one-year-only body design. GM also did away with the vacuum operated wiper door this year in favor of a longer hood to hide the wipers, and dropped the removable back window in favor of a glue-in window.