Originally Posted by thatsmrmastercraft
Upholstered dog house was an option in 1982. 1981 and earlier had the square dog house where 82 and later had the contoured dog house. If I remember correctly, there were early 82's that came with rounded windshields..............but don't quote me on that.
Yup, you are right. But, there may of been a few stray early 83's with the rounded windshield too. The only way to be sure is VIN. BTW, if it's not a slot (in 83), it has wood stringers.