Need help with 63 - Impala Tech
Tag Team De-coding tags & numbers

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-08-2010, 09:35 PM Thread Starter
 
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: DFW
Posts: 6
 
Need help with 63

Hi,
I need some help.
1. where can I go to decode my tag?




Also I was told by someone that they have never seen a 63 engine block with a metal tag. Anyone know the story on metal tags? See pic....


Last edited by ramblin67rs; 12-08-2010 at 09:46 PM. Reason: pics
ramblin67rs is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-09-2010, 10:24 AM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: Orange, CA
Posts: 1,331
Blog Entries: 34
 
5D - 5=May D=4th week

Style 63-1847 63= model year 1847=2 door hardtop sport coupe(could be SS or non-SS)

Body SL 62249 SL=Body Assembly plant of St Louis MO. 62249 Sequential assembly number.

Trim 875 = Red interior
Paint 922 = Ember Red exterior paint

Somebody else will have to decode the ACC numbers.

The tag on the engine is probably from a rebuilder. I have never seen anything like that from the factory.



100% free webcam site! | Awesome chicks and it is absolutely free! | Watch free live sex cam - easy as 1-2-3

1964 Impala 4 door sedan

My Bloggy Thing: http://www.impalas.net/forums/blog.php?u=2285
dcairns is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 12-09-2010, 09:15 PM
Moderator
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 12,376
 
The tag riveted to the engine block is the warranty identification tag for a motor remanufacturer. So that isn't the original motor most likely. Like all decodes the difinitive source is Alan Covan's Chevrolet by the Numbers for year of car. recommend anyone concerned about decoding numbers buy the book(s) (there are five different books).

Big Dave
Big Dave is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Impala Tech forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome