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May 9th, 2017 at 12:46pm

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got no  TO528HCR on flat spot just above water pump
can you tell year of engine off this    cheers
 
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Reply #1 - May 10th, 2017 at 5:47am

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Reply #2 - May 10th, 2017 at 6:46am

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thanks for link still cant find any thing with those no and letters any other sugestions  cheers norman
 
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Reply #3 - May 11th, 2017 at 6:51am

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Might not be a vette engine . try here thatr's where I look for the on the top rear of the engine drivers side
http://www.chuckschevytruckpages.com/casting.html

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Reply #4 - May 11th, 2017 at 9:37am

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thanks for the link now got casting no from top drivers engine
3858180 is the other no the engine no should be 1976 corvette
thanks for you help     norman
 
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Reply #5 - May 13th, 2017 at 6:25am

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The casting number relates to 327 blocks used between 64-67 2 bolt main block. I found nothing on the suffix code HCR
 

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Reply #6 - May 13th, 2017 at 11:52am

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Artsvettes wrote on May 13th, 2017 at 6:25am:
The casting number relates to 327 blocks used between 64-67 2 bolt main block. I found nothing on the suffix code HCR 


That's what I see too, but who knows what's been done to it?
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Reply #7 - May 13th, 2017 at 1:46pm

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Only had one 327 out of all the cars I had. Ran it in my 69 Nova for a short period while I rebuilt the original 396 375 hp big block.When i was done I sold the 327 motor.
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Reply #8 - May 13th, 2017 at 2:06pm

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THANKS LADS FOR YOUR HELP MUST HAVE HAD ANOTHER ENGINE FITTED AT SOME TIME ONLY FOUND OUT AS A OIL LEAK ON OIL FILTER ADAPTER AND FOUND IT WASNT STANDARD LOVELY MOTOR DRIVES LIKE A DREAM PULLES LIKE A TRAIN THANKS AGAIN NORMAN   
 
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