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Classic Vehicle Identification

Buick Cadillac Chevrolet Chrysler DeSoto Dodge Ford Henry J Hudson Kaiser / Frazer Lincoln Mercury Nash Oldsmobile Packard Plymouth Pontiac Studebaker Volkswagen Willys Also of Interest: Popular Automatic Transmission Identification Chart Early Ford Beam Axle [Read More…]
1946-53 American Classic Car Technical Sheets
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1946-53 American Classic Car Technical Sheets

The following American Classic Car Technical Sheets show exploded views of all major body parts and the corresponding OEM part numbers and frame dimensions. 1946-49 models also include electrical wiring diagrams. This information is invaluable [Read More…]
Ford Engine Block Numbers
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Ford Engine Block Numbers

Note: A majority of FE blocks have either a ‘352’ or a backwards ‘501’ cast into the front of the block. With the exception of a few hi-performance 428 blocks, most all other FE blocks are identical externally. The only way of differentiating between them, since there are no external markings to tell you what you’ve… [Read More…]
Mopar Engine Block Numbers
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Mopar Engine Block Numbers

Mopar Engine Block Casting Numbers — The list covers a wide range of engines including the popular 318, 340, 383, 400, 413, 426 and 440 engines. Locate your engine casting number on the left hand side of the engine. [Read More…]
Axle Flange Housing Identification
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Axle Flange Housing Identification

Axle Flange Housing Identification. Chevrolet, Ford, Oldsmobile, Pontiac — they all use different axle flanges. The ability to identify the flange you have can save time and hassle when it comes time to buy parts. Use the figure below to help identify some of the more common axle flanges… [Read More…]
Differential Identification Chart
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Differential Identification Chart

Your differential is the set of gears that allows your vehicle’s driven wheels to revolve at different speeds by splitting your engine torque in two directions. This differential ID chart shows AMC, Chrysler, Dana, Ford, and GM differentials. [Read More…]