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Chevrolet engine stamp codes inform mechanics where an engine was manufactured, when it was produced and what type of vehicle it was originally built for. Generally, the engine assembly date precedes the car build date b... More »

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The first step to decoding the Chevy engine block code is to locate and identify the code on the engine assembly stamp correctly. Next understand the block code. The code has 15 characters. More »

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There are numerous engine light codes, including P0342, P1105 and P1201. Engine light codes can cover almost any part of the engine, but require a tool in order to find out what the code the car is putting off is. There ... More »

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To find out a particular car's engine type, the driver should know the vehicle identification number, or VIN. The VIN contains 17 characters, and the characters in positions four through nine are the vehicle descriptors,... More »

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The engine number is located on the engine block of the vehicle, although the engine number location varies depending on the type of engine. To find the location, refer to the owner's manual of the vehicle, or use a paid... More »

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A Chevrolet oil pressure sending unit is a type of car part that sends oil pressure information from the engine to a gauge or light on the vehicle's dashboard. When the oil pressure rises, the needle on the oil pressure ... More »

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The original 1970 LS5 version of the big-block Chevrolet 454 engine produced 390 horsepower that drove the Chevrolet Corvette. The LS6 version produced in the same year and installed in the Chevelle was rated at 450 hors... More »

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