CATEGORY:   TECHNICAL

ATTENTION:  ALL DMC DEALERS/SERVICE MANAGERS

SUBJECT:    FRAME DIMENSIONS AND REFERENCE POINTS


In the event a De Lorean is involved in a collision,
the following frame dimensions are provided to assist
in determining the extent of frame damage.

Please inform all personnel concerned.




Doyle J. Potter
National Service/Parts
   Training Manager

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                                          Issued 1/22/82
                                                 Bulletin ST-01-1/82






ALL BODY MOUNTS = CENTER POINT A 2552.0mm (100.47 in.) Front suspension tower center to rear suspension tower center. B 2777.0mm (109.33 in.) Suspension towers diagonal dimension (at shock absorbers upper mountings). C 1105.0mm (43.62 in.) Front shock absorbers upper mounting centers. D 1060.0mm (41.73 in.) Rear shock absorbers upper mounting centers. E 941.0mm (37.05 in.) Front shock absorber upper mounting to #2 body mount. F 635.0mm (25.0 in.) #2 body mount to #3 body mount. G 976.0mm (38.45 in.) #3 body mount to rear shock absorber upper mounting. H 85.0mm (3.35 in.) Rear upper link inner mounting to #4 body mount. I 436.0mm (17.17 in.) Datum base line to top of rear frame extension. J 484.0mm (19.05 in.) Datum base line to top of rear suspension cover. K 644.0mm (25.35 in.) Center line of rear suspension tower (at shock upper mounting) to rear of frame. L 729.1mm (28.70 in.) Center line of trailing arm pivot to center line of rear suspension tower (at shock upper mounting). NOTE: To be measured along datum base line. M 118.0mm (4.64 in.) Front suspension cross member center line to steering rack rear mounting holes. N 207.9mm (8.18 in.) Pivot upper control arm mounting to center line of lower control arm pivot mounting. O 200.25mm (7.88 in.) Upper control arm rear pivot mounting to center line of lower control arm pivot mounting. P 760.0mm (29.92 in.) Center line reference hole rear engine cross member to chassis rear extension.