Small Block Chevy 327 Identification?

Answer The Chevy small block 327-cubic-inch V-8 engine can be identified by its engine code stamping numbers. Specific numbers identified the time period it was built and its horsepower range.

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Small Block Chevy Cylinder Head Identification?

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How to Replace a Big Block Chevy With a Small Block Chevy?

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Do you need to do block work to install a 400 crankshaft into a 350 small-block Chevy?

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