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Old 03-23-2013, 07:10 PM
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hello all, i am having trouble finding a engine block code, what i have is a 305 chevy was told it was a motor from 1980-- 1984, what im after is the code info stamped on the passenger side front block tab this is what i have is thefollowing KO516C4R,any ideas would help greatly,,,,,,thanks again bad

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Check your number again.
C4R is likely wrong. The 4 is likely not right.
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hey, just rechecked the number to make sure and yep thats the number plain as day ko516c4r,,,,thanks
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You're correct about the C4R.

K= St. Catherines, Ontario plant
05= May
16= 16th
C4R= 1985 305/150 hp, Rochester E4ME 4 bbl carb
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hey nova , much appreciated, thanks, great site also for the chev specs
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I stand corrected. Also shows it as an 82 267.
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hey guys thanks , its a 5.0 ltr which is 305 as its stamped on the back of the block 14010203 80-84 305,,,,,,thanks again guys
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