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  1. Engine
    Hello everyone! I recently stumbled upon what I believe to be a Ford Flathead motor. It has been sitting on grandparents property for years and where I have just moved to. Having difficulty identifying as this teallly is not my thing. Any help and value would be appreciated. Thank you
  2. Hotrodding Basics
    Can someone Help me decode this? Its a SBC with 882 heads. Block casting number is 3932388. The Id is 192000564 K08 20FR https://scontent-a-iad.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/t1/1902846_10203418299723868_680191922_n.jpg
  3. Hotrodding Basics
    I recently bought a 1970 Chevy C10 short bed with 350 engine 4bolt main and yes it is a 4x4. The engine doesn't look like a 1970 chevy how can I confirm the year of the engine? Does the engine block has a serial number somewhere that would indicate what year is the engine - if so where is...
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    Does the numbers stamped on the piston tops mean that the cylinders have been bored? I cannot find what that suffix code is. I have never seen one stamped FBH. Could this be a crate engine from Tonawanda?
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    I recently purchased a chevy 454. I have cleaned it up and found every number on the block but having a hard time decoding them. Front Center above timing cover T0928FBH Tonawanda, Ny - Sept. 28 Cannot figure out what the FBH means Front Passenger beneath cylinder head...
  6. Hotrodding Basics
    My dad just gave me a 1985 ford f150 but how do i find out what motor it has because i dont think it is the origanial motor.
  7. Hotrodding Basics
    I have a G M engine block casting #3970010,what is it and what is the info per this # ?
  8. Engine
    What's up guys, new to the site so I'm really excited to see what kind of information I will get on here. Any who, I just purchased a 1985 Monte Carlo SS and I just received a motor from my father in law that he wants to sell to me for $2,000. He claimed it was a 383 stroker and so did the...
  9. Hotrodding Basics
    have 73 350 chevy motorwould like know little more has bouble hump heads cast numbers are 463777 numbers on front are T1004DTW any info be great
  10. Hotrodding Basics
    Have 66 vette ,trying to find origianl engine. Found one with cast #3858180 and another number FT228HD and finally one other number 5D125048. Is this possibly a 66 vette 327?
  11. Hotrodding Basics
    Engine #3970010////15b474835////So i know this is a 350 chevy 1975 but how do i find out if its a L48 or ZQ3 or something else.
  12. Hotrodding Basics
    I have a small block chevy and the code on the front of the motor is "V0510TDA". The code right under that is C8F503926. the code on the back drivers side Has 41GM and right above that is 70010. it also has a dial circle with 10dots with a dot above the top dot and a pointer pointing at the 10th...
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    Im starting a 65 C10 came with this engine believed to have come out a corvette.The numbers on the block above flywheel is 3970010 and the nunbers on right front of engine is 15b474835 k12 02 gmj can anyone tell me what these numbers mean please?:confused:
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    i have a question,i just bought a ford block with all the top end ,(crank,rods,pistons)are missing. the valve covers ,and heads say Cobra La mans what engine would it be 427,or 428
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