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battery cable numbers
« on: March 07, 2009, 02:07:46 AM »
anybody have the info on the battery cables for a very late 69 camaro. what are the numbers marked on the cables?  also my car is a 396/375  and has top post cables  built 10E of 69.  possible?????

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Re: battery cable numbers
« Reply #1 on: March 07, 2009, 02:59:24 AM »
anybody have the info on the battery cables for a very late 69 camaro. what are the numbers marked on the cables?  also my car is a 396/375  and has top post cables  built 10E of 69.  possible?????

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Here's what my P&A says as of 2-15-69 so the information might not be accurate for your car...

Negative battery cable . . . . . 6291367  (33" center to center holes)
Positive battery cable . . . . . . 6296701  (51" center to center holes)


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Re: battery cable numbers
« Reply #2 on: March 09, 2009, 10:39:29 PM »
My understanding is that the batteries changed from top post to side post sometime around May?  My Sept'69 Z28 has side posts. 
  
Enclosed  are photos of my original side post cables with part numbers shown:

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Re: battery cable numbers
« Reply #3 on: March 09, 2009, 11:40:17 PM »
thank you guys

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Re: battery cable numbers
« Reply #4 on: March 11, 2009, 01:56:47 AM »
thanks again guys, dont know if my info is correct or not, but i just found out that the small block and big block side post cables were not the same numbers, anybody know if this is true or not? any ideas on the big blocks side post cable numbers and where to get them??


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Re: battery cable numbers
« Reply #5 on: March 11, 2009, 03:35:33 AM »
The Sept 1970 parts and accessories catalog specifies the same number for all 1969 Camaro (V8) - 2nd design cables (side term).      ie....not distinguished for 396 vs Small Block..... 

I did notice that for '68 Camaros, the 396 with CAC had a unique number

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Re: battery cable numbers
« Reply #6 on: March 12, 2009, 11:53:34 PM »
thanks again guys, dont know if my info is correct or not, but i just found out that the small block and big block side post cables were not the same numbers, anybody know if this is true or not? any ideas on the big blocks side post cable numbers and where to get them??



Lectric Limited (www.lectriclimited.com) makes their cables from the GM drawings, and they show different cables for 307/327/350 vs. 396, both in top-post and side-post designs, for both positive and negative cables. The GM Service cables listed in the P&A are "functional replacements", not necessarily the same as the production-line parts.
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Re: battery cable numbers
« Reply #7 on: March 13, 2009, 07:12:21 AM »
You want 6297652 FA (neg) & 6297685 AT (pos) cables.
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Re: battery cable numbers
« Reply #8 on: March 13, 2009, 11:41:01 AM »
thanks everyone

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Re: battery cable numbers
« Reply #9 on: March 27, 2011, 07:18:05 AM »
My understanding is that the batteries changed from top post to side post sometime around May?  My Sept'69 Z28 has side posts.
 
Enclosed  are photos of my original side post cables with part numbers shown:


Hey can you post some more pics of those original cables particularly the cable mounting to the battery. what size are each head? How long is the negative battery cable?
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Re: battery cable numbers
« Reply #10 on: August 09, 2011, 03:08:13 AM »
Would the following cables be correct for a 12A SB 350: P- 6290592 BR & N- 6296756 BA?

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Re: battery cable numbers
« Reply #11 on: August 09, 2011, 04:03:43 AM »
No, + BW, - BH.

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Re: battery cable numbers
« Reply #12 on: August 09, 2011, 11:02:28 AM »
Probably a dumb question but you know me...are the numbers correct? Or, does BW & BH come with their own specific numbers?

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Re: battery cable numbers
« Reply #13 on: August 09, 2011, 02:49:12 PM »
The numbers and broadcast code both change together. I don't have those #'s handy.

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Re: battery cable numbers
« Reply #14 on: August 09, 2011, 05:05:33 PM »
No problem...Thanx