How to Decode Chevrolet Engine Numbers?

Answer General Motors recognizes a numerical code to distinguish the parts used to construct a GM engine package. Once an engine leaves the assembly line, you will need to know how to decode Chevrolet eng... Read More »

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How to Decode a Chevrolet Camaro's Engine Code?

You can decode your Chevy Camaro's engine codes using a handheld OBD I or II scan tool. Camaros manufactured 1996 or later use an OBD II scan tool; earlier model Camaros require an OBD I scan tool.... Read More »

How to decode motorcycle VIN numbers?

The first digit denotes where the motorcycle was produced (example: J for Japan) The eigth digit represents whether the bike will receive a green or a red sticker( the letter "c" or the number "3" ... Read More »

How Do I Decode a Ford Engine Block?

Every part in the Ford engine block has a unique code associated with it. Each number and letter in the code is important in figuring out what year the part was made, which car line it is for, the ... Read More »

How to Decode a Big-block Chevy Engine?

Chevrolet big blocks come in a bewildering number of configurations and dozens of different applications. There's no real trick to decoding the engine block codes; it's mostly a matter of finding t... Read More »