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Old 12-04-2017, 12:40 PM   #1
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Need help with Vin and engine decoding





Any help is appreciated! The previous owner said it was a 72' truck but It has dual headlights and I didn't think a 72 had them.
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Old 12-05-2017, 07:35 AM   #2
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Block was cast in 7/6 of 1988 and it is a 440 casting number.

7/5/1988,

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Old 12-05-2017, 07:49 AM   #3
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That does not make any sense. Because the last year of it was 78-79 right?
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I looked at the date closer and I can't tell if it's a 1988, 86 or 66 but the 6430 block is supposed to be a late block.
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What would the .5 mean? Like a mid year
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Month/may got it?
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7/5/1966
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3:00 PM
Thats how I read it..
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Casting number was used 1966-1672
7/5/1966
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Thats how I read it..
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Old 12-06-2017, 10:20 AM   #9
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Thanks y all. I didn't know where to start. And I believe this truck was pieced toget her but I do appreciate it.
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