Welcome to the Chevy Nova Reference Section!

We provide accurate information on the Chevrolet Nova.

In this section you will find a rare listing of original Nova factory options, Nova tech articles written by Joe Grom Jr. for Super Chevy Magazine, and more. We’re currently working on a photo gallery full of Novas, nostalgic literature scans, and our new Nova Spotter’s Guide.

Nova Tech Talk

Fitting The Door Weatherstripping On Your First-Gen Nova

Are you having door weatherstrip fitment issues on your first gen Nova? On some Nova doors we have found, the door weather strip pin mounting holes are too large for the pin attached to the weatherstrip. Most of these situations seem to be from the 1963 model year. If your Nova is not a `63 [...]

Chevy Nova Weatherstrips

Tech Article The two biggest enemies to our car hobby (besides thieves and the meddling bureaucrats) are Mother Nature and Father Time. In a sense those two factors are joined at the hip working against us: Mother Nature, since she dishes out all the harsh elements—from cold and wet to hot and dry—and Papa Time, [...]

Nova 5 Lug Upgrades

When it comes to tech upgrades on early (’62-63) Chevy IIs, one procedure is a must for serious performance enthusiasts: upgrading the factory four lugs to five lugs. Not only does this increase your options when it comes to tire and wheel choices, but it allows the use of bigger brakes for better stopping power. [...]

Nova Archives

Exploded Views Of Nova Quarter Windows

Check out these  exploded views of the Nova Quarter Windows. 1962-1965 Nova Quarter Window Two-Door Hardtop & Convertible Related Products CONVERTIBLE QUARTER WINDOW U JAMB $22.95 67014 NOVA NOTE: THIS PART IS IN THE DOOR JAMB ON THE BODY JUST BELOW THE QUARTER WINDOW, CONVERTIBLE ONLY Make Chevrolet Model Nova Year 1962-1963 Add to Cart [...]

Exploded Views Of Nova Vent Windows

Check out these  exploded views of the Nova Vent Windows. 1962-1967 Nova Vent Window Two-Door & Four-Door Sedan Related Products DOOR GLASS STOP RIVET $1.25 54019-2 USE TOOL 97076 Make Chevrolet Model Nova Year 1962-1967 Add to Cart GLASS SET GASKET $1.95 53031 TECH NOTE: SEALS/ATTACHES METAL WINDOW CHANNEL TO GLASS – ADHESIVE SIDE TO [...]

Exploded Views Of Nova Station Wagon

Check out these awesome exploded views of the Nova Wagon! 1962-1967 Nova Station Wagon Front Door Related Products BOLT W/ ATTACHED WASHER $0.49 83286 NOVA NOTE: BOLT W/ATTACHED 1/2″ WASHER, USED TO ATTACH PARTS TO DOOR, TAILGATE ETC. Make Chevrolet Model Nova Year 1962-1972 Add to Cart DOOR GLASS RUN CHANNEL 4 DOOR AND WAGON [...]