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Old 07/03/2012, 06:47 AM   #1
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Talking Engine tag decipher

Found my tag and looking for help deciphering...Info as stamped on tag:

02 C 68 1
C K284-J

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Old 07/03/2012, 05:28 PM   #2
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this is a stab in the dark, but the first series of numbers might be;

02 = the 2nd day
C = March
68 = year
1 = Shift


sounds good anyway:), the second series is anybodies guess..

Marti, Mike, Neil, Arlie, Scott would have a better idea than I.


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Old 07/03/2012, 05:31 PM   #3
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just found this, see if it helps.

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Old 07/03/2012, 06:30 PM   #4
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K284J = a 302 4V with a automatic Marty

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Old 07/03/2012, 09:26 PM   #5
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Thanks Brett and Rupp for the info...now I know I have matching engine with Marty report matching vin ... Got a minnie woodie here.
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Old 07/03/2012, 09:46 PM   #6
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Have you checked the engine VIN, behind the intake manifold?
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Old 07/03/2012, 11:24 PM   #7
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Edward Bodoh View Post
Found my tag and looking for help deciphering...Info as stamped on tag:

02 C 68 1
C K284-J

Thanks, Ed.
First Line-
302 is the engine size. You're missing a '3'.
C is the engine Plant, in this case, Cleveland.
68 is the year - 1968.
1 is the change level.

Second Line-
C is the Month - March.
K284 J is 302-4V Automatic.

All of this information (and more) came from the Mustang and Cougar Tagbook by Kevin Marti.

Scott Behncke
1968 GT/CS 302-4V Honors flysis income beezis onches nobis inob keesis
West Coast Classic Cougar A good source for Mustang mechanical parts too.
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Old 07/03/2012, 11:53 PM   #8
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Thank you cougar. Mosesatm yea tag shows correct size block. Best find the vin. Other forum states its behind the starter on passenger side? Where can I find it? Behind the intake mfd....Mabye ill get that tag book from marti...
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Old 07/04/2012, 07:08 AM   #9
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The partial VIN is on top of the block, behind the intake manifold.
The transmission is at the bottom of the photo and the intake is at the top.
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Old 07/04/2012, 04:29 PM   #10
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found them both ! U guys are good resoures here...
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