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rocker488
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« on: March 03, 2009, 09:40:50 AM »

The tag is as follows:

         General Motors Corporation
       PR-405578
ST   8T-12437                6    Body
TR   254-Z                  G-G    Paint
          2L   4S
              Body by Fisher

Can someone tell me what this is. It came off a 67 Camaro RS/SS, well the car looks mostly factory and has RS front end and a SS hood. I have looked at CRG decoder and can not figure it out. PLEASE HELP!!!
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« Reply #1 on: March 03, 2009, 12:36:29 PM »

Welcome!  Please post a photo of the tag...that will help.
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Chris P
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« Reply #2 on: March 03, 2009, 01:45:30 PM »

ok I will post a picture tonight. I posted it world for world on the form from before. Thanks!
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« Reply #3 on: March 03, 2009, 04:10:39 PM »

We really need a picture of the cowl tag. Some of the numbers don't look correct.
This could be interesting.
Please advise what you know about the car. ie 4spd man,convert, eng etc.
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« Reply #4 on: March 03, 2009, 04:42:39 PM »

I will have pictures of the cowl tag on here by 6pm (est) today, please stay tuned.
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« Reply #5 on: March 03, 2009, 06:14:29 PM »

Here is the picture of the cowl tag. The car has a clutch pedal(trans. gone and motor), big block heater box, front wheel dics brakes and two proportioning values(maybe rear dics brakes but rear end is gone), factory air, R/S front end, SS hood, steering clolum has no shifter(floor shift), the car is gold and had 6 inch stripe at the back that ran to a point at the front, grab bar on the dash, has multi leaf springs and manual steering. Thats about all I know off the top of my head. Does this help? Tell me it's a keeper!!!
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« Reply #6 on: March 03, 2009, 06:45:37 PM »

Tell me it's a keeper!!!

Personally I would pass on ANY car with the cowl tag removed!

Paul
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« Reply #7 on: March 03, 2009, 07:38:10 PM »

X 2


Personally I would pass on ANY car with the cowl tag removed!

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« Reply #8 on: March 03, 2009, 07:49:17 PM »

Here is the picture of the cowl tag. Does this help? Tell me it's a keeper!!!

Unfortunately no, doesn't look like anything I've ever seen on a Camaro before.
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« Reply #9 on: March 03, 2009, 08:00:05 PM »

PR - Prototype? Look at the body number (6). What's the VIN on this car??

Kurt will have to look at this one!

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« Reply #10 on: March 03, 2009, 08:13:15 PM »

vin was gone when i got the car,this one came out of the woods in ga.
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« Reply #11 on: March 03, 2009, 08:45:03 PM »

vin was gone when i got the car.

The VIN is gone and the cowl tag is off...  RUN!

Have you checked for a partial VIN in the two "hidden" locations?  Here's where you should look...   http://www.camaros.org/numbers.shtml#PartialVIN

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« Reply #12 on: March 03, 2009, 09:01:00 PM »

Post a picture of the car. (several)
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« Reply #13 on: March 03, 2009, 09:35:38 PM »

Partial VIN's are critical here.  Without them, we're just guessing.

254 is Parchment interior (standard) code for a Firebird.
4S is a code used on full-size.

I have no clue at this point without some more info.....
Any date codes off of the sheetmetal (it will be like T23, stamped on almost ever piece of metal)?
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« Reply #14 on: March 03, 2009, 10:12:46 PM »

ok so i'm on the hunt for hidden numbers,get back to ya'll tomorrow night about 6:00 with some more info,thanks alot for the help. Grin
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« Reply #15 on: March 04, 2009, 09:38:57 AM »

It would have to sell for a very good price to consider. I agree with the others, RUN. But it will be interesting to trace it more.
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« Reply #16 on: March 04, 2009, 09:53:11 AM »

bought it for parts only,just trying to fine out what it was in it pass life,has good parts
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« Reply #17 on: March 10, 2009, 03:12:18 PM »

bought it for parts only,just trying to fine out what it was in it pass life,has good parts
Is that even a Camaro Cowl tag?  If so, that's very strange and could be a very rare find.  I wonder if it came off the body you have.

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« Reply #18 on: March 10, 2009, 09:00:48 PM »

Hi , yes it came off the car,110% positive,i pulled it,to all that was helping me thank you,still going to get hidden # soon.
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