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ENGINE NUMBER
Along with the VIN number, the engine block is stamped with an engine production code. The code has a prefix series of letters and number that identifies the engine and year, then a four digit numberic production sequence. On the V-8 engines, the production code is stamped on the right front of the engine block opposite the VIN number. On the V-6 engine, the number is on the front of the block below the left cylinder head gasket.
SPECIAL
ENGINE
NO.
NO.
CYL
CID
H.P.
COMP.
RATIO
CARB.
TRANS.
6I
I
LI
HI
6
8
8
8
198
215
215
215
135
155
145
190
8.8:1
9.0:1
7.6:1
11.0:1
2BC
2BC
2BC
4BC
MAN/AUTO
MAN/AUTO
MAN/AUTO
MAN/AUTO
SPECIAL DELUXE
ENGINE
NO.
NO.
CYL
CID
H.P.
COMP.
RATIO
CARB.
TRANS.
I
LI
HI
8
8
8
215
215
215
155
145
190
9.0:1
7.6:1
11.0:1
2BC
2BC
4BC
MAN/AUTO
MAN/AUTO
MAN/AUTO
SKYLARK
ENGINE
NO.
NO.
CYL
CID
H.P.
COMP.
RATIO
CARB.
TRANS.
HI
8
215
190
11:1
4BC
MAN/AUTO
LESABRE
ENGINE
NO.
NO.
CYL
CID
H.P.
COMP.
RATIO
CARB.
TRANS.
2I
2LI
4I
L4I
8
8
8
8
401
401
401
401
280
265
325
315
10.25
9.0:1
10.25
8.75
2BC
2BC
4BC
4BC
AUTO
AUTO
AUTO
AUTO
INVICTA, ELECTRA 225 & WILDCAT
ENGINE
NO.
No.
CYL
CID
H.P.
COMP.
RATIO
CARB.
TRANS.
4I
L4I
8
8
401
401
325
315
10.25:1
8.75:1
4BC
4BC
AUTO
AUTO




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