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Re: [oletrucks] Engine ID

To: WILHELM GORDON <gvwilhelm@home.com>
Subject: Re: [oletrucks] Engine ID
From: advent@thuntek.net
Date: Mon, 05 Jun 2000 04:54:30 -0700
that is a chevy engine. i have the same head on my truck


> After an inspection last night (thanks Alan!) some questions were raised
> regarding the engine in my '51 GMC pickup.  I'm hoping some the experts
> out there on the list can help.
> The number 3836848 GM is cast on the top of the block just above the
> intake/exhaust manifolds.   The number 3836340 (with "GM 1" just below)
> is cast and found just below and in front of the distributor.
> The number W7876 is stamped onto the block on a flat plate just behind
> the distributor and finally the following is cast just above the
> starter: CDN 4 (or CON 4) L164.
> Any and all information regarding this engine would be greatly
> appreciated!  By the way this is a 9300 series GMC PU (the Canadian
> model)  Thanks.
> oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959

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