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« on: September 12, 2010, 04:23:58 PM »

Has there been anything concrete yet about the date code on the gas tanks? Unless I missed it I haven't seen anything in print except for the main post where the 'list' is. What I understand from that is the first number/s is the week stamped and then the year. Mine says 41 69 so can I assume April 1st or the 41st week of the model year which turns out to be around April 1st, maybe.

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« Reply #1 on: September 16, 2010, 09:56:50 PM »

41st week of production of that tank for the model year. If you look at the date codes listed there is a car production date of 5E with that dated tank. If you look at the list its self explanatory. I posted my 9B (of 68) car and it has a 1 69 dated tank.
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« Reply #2 on: September 16, 2010, 11:20:38 PM »

Gary,
That thread is the only place that Camaro tanks have *ever* been decoded.
http://www.camaros.org/forum/index.php?topic=5577.0
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« Reply #3 on: September 17, 2010, 11:16:54 AM »

KertS,
Looks like the 67 tanks have a different coding system. Too bad you did not get a better responce from the 67 owners.
Gary,
That thread is the only place that Camaro tanks have *ever* been decoded.
http://www.camaros.org/forum/index.php?topic=5577.0
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« Reply #4 on: September 17, 2010, 04:03:44 PM »

Give it time. Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: September 17, 2010, 04:37:26 PM »

Unfortunately, more than a couple of us probably replaced our 67 tanks and tossed the original without even thinking about a date stamp. 
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« Reply #6 on: September 26, 2010, 10:48:57 AM »

Would this be a good indicator for build week on all the 06A 69 cars since they were all dated 06A? I was told that my car is a true 06A built car, I suppose this 41 69 tank date would comfirm it. Kurt when you added my tank date you have it as 41 60 on the list.
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« Reply #7 on: September 26, 2010, 10:24:20 PM »

Oops. Fixed.
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