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Username Post: 1972 400 motor small block        (Topic#344284)
Bob Baum 
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Loc: michigan
Reg: 10-26-12
04-25-17 03:08 AM - Post#2688163    

a guy has a chevy small block he claims
it is a 400 out of a 72 caprice how
can I tell
thanks
Bob B



 
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72ImpalaPower 
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Loc: United States, Oklahoma
Reg: 04-28-17
06-22-17 08:37 PM - Post#2697131    
    In response to Bob Baum

If he'll let you, you can try to see the casting number on the back of the block. It'll be right behind the head on the driver side between the head and the bellhousing. I don't know the 400 casting numbers right off hand, you'll just have to look them up online, or ask others. Its easiest to see the casting number with the valve cover off.

Waiting to build my 400.


 
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