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4myz

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1969 camaro gearbox dates
« on: November 02, 2006, 06:11:32 AM »
I  have a gear box off a 69 camaro with a cast date of 69 and a stamp of 084 9 could someone explain this to me ??

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Re: 1969 camaro gearbox dates
« Reply #1 on: November 02, 2006, 06:50:48 AM »
By gear box, do you mean trans or steering?

With those type of codes, I would guess steering box.  They are Julian date coded.  69 meaning the 69th day of the year, same as 084 meaning the 84th day of the year, with the 9 meaning 69.

So it would be March 69
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Re: 1969 camaro gearbox dates
« Reply #2 on: November 02, 2006, 03:52:42 PM »
manual or power steering?
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Re: 1969 camaro gearbox dates
« Reply #3 on: November 02, 2006, 06:10:42 PM »
(power stering box )So how are the dates ,do you mean jan 1969 84th day  does this start on jan 1st so the date is in march sometime?

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Re: 1969 camaro gearbox dates
« Reply #4 on: November 03, 2006, 12:25:56 AM »
Jan 1st = 1
Dec 31 = 365
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