AIR CLEANER INFORMATION
By Dale Burkhardt
Reprinted from the 1982 Club News Volume VIII Number III

As Larry Shepard from Direct Connection once told me about technical articles: “The most important numbers are the part numbers.” Here is as complete a list as my research could uncover. Incidentally, fully 30% of these numbers did not appear in parts books.


Car

Number
per car

Part Number

Original
Color

Carburetor(s)

C-300

1

Air cleaner:
1636 582*

Gold

WCFB
2317S (2)

300 B

2

Air cleaner:
1673 794

Gold

WCFB
F: 2444S
R: 2445S

300 B

1

Silencer:
1636 632

Gold


300 C

2

Air cleaner:
1821 398

Gold

WCFB
F: 2534S
R: 2535S

300 D

2

Air cleaner:
1852 568

Gold

WCFB
F: 2741S
R: 2742S

300 D
FI

2

Air cleaner:
1852 206

Chrome**/Gold


300 E

2

Air cleaner:
1852 568

Gold

AFB
F:2798S
R:2799S

300 F
automatic

2

Air cleaner:
2120 633

Gold

AFB
2903S (2)

300 F
stick

2

Air cleaner:
2120 633

Chinese Red

AFB
3084S (2)

300 G

2

Air cleaner:
2120 633

Gold

AFB
2903S (2)

300 G
405 HP

2

Air cleaner:
2120 633

Gold

AFB
3084S (2)

300 H

2

Air cleaner:
1852 568

Gold

AFB
F:3258S
R:3259S

300 H

2

Air cleaner:
1859 526***

Gold

AFB
F:3258S
R:3259S

300 H
Ram

2

Air cleaner:
2120 633

Gold

AFB
3084S (2)

300 J

2

Air cleaner:
2120 633+

Gold or Red

AFB
3505S (2)

300 K

1

Air cleaner:
2265 044

Black

AFB
3614S

300 K
California

1

Air cleaner:
2463 963

Black

AFB
3614S

300 K
Ram

2

Air cleaner:
2406 545

Gold

AFB
3505S (2)

300 K
Ram
California

2

Air cleaner:
R: 2463 961
L: 2406 545

Gold

AFB
3505S (2)

300 L

1

Air cleaner:
2465 160

Black

AFB
Auto: 3860S
Stick: 3859S

300 Hurst

1

Cover:
2951 368

Wrinkled black

AVS w/air. W/o ECS: 4738S
W/o air, w/o ECS: 4741S
W/ECS (CAL):
4740S

300 Hurst

1

Name Plate:
2899 091
(Chrysler 440 TNT)

Aluminum


300 Hurst

1

Body:
2951 765

Wrinkled black


(*) Parts Book has 1 number for canisters and silencer.
(**) The early display cars were chrome, but production vehicles, especially those produced in calendar year 1958, were gold.
(***) Optional vendor.
(+) Late Js may have been fitted with part #2406 545 (same as 49 state Ram Ks)
WCFB = White Cast Four Barrel (about 450 CFM)
AFB = Aluminum Four Barrel (about 550 CFM)
AVS = Air Valve Secondary (about 650 CFM)
ECS = Evaporation Control System



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