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My VIN# question..

Discussion in '1973-1991 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by Neil, Jun 18, 2001.

  1. Neil

    Neil 1/2 ton status

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    I finally got a rear driveshaft!!!!Whoo hooo! Anyways..My VIN starts out..CKR. my question is what is the R for? also, I need a new rear window crank/latch on the outside if my tailgate. Where do I get one? I've seen some that lock and some that don't. I need a locking crank/latch.
     
  2. lehtola

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    R indicates your engine type. In this case R is for 1977 - 1979 400 V8

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  3. Emmettology 101

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    I think it is this site: <A target="_blank" HREF=http://members.aol.com/csmith669/chevy.html>http://members.aol.com/csmith669/chevy.html</A>

    Where you can go and find out what all the digits and letter mean in your vin..

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