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how to tell what year a block is

Discussion in 'HYBRID -> EG-EK / DC' started by badassgixxer, Sep 18, 2008.

  1. badassgixxer

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    is there any way to tell what year a block and heads is on a b18cr .
     
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    efhondakid My name is Byron. VIP

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    Above where the header mounts are 3 or 4 little clock like looking stamps that give the year month and day the motor was built on.
     
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    is that for yhe head or the block
     
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    efhondakid My name is Byron. VIP

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    Its for when the whole motor was made, but if you only have the block, I dont know.
     
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    the head has 95 stamped on it.i just bought a96-97 jdm 18cr swap and some things just dont make sence.like the plug wires have 1990 stamped on them.i just want to make sure i got what i paid for,you know what i mean.
     
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    eg6sir Supa Mod Moderator VIP

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    well, 95 could be a 95 or a 96.. so if you bought a 96spec itr swap then thats most likely what you have seeing the head is a pr3.. LSD tranny??
     
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    thanks that helps alot.if done a compression test and it all looks good so im going to roll with it .thanks again
     
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    thanks i was wondering how to tell that the whole time well since i got my motor thanks again
     
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