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patransam

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vin help
« on: January 06, 2008, 10:19:24 AM »
hello all, im new here, my name is clint. i have a 79 firebird with an olds 403. im trying to get as much info on that car as possible. for instance, is it a trans am? etc.

also, the vin is confusing me. i have the haynes manual for the car and it doesn't match up. my vin is 2w87w9n196477. any help would be greatly appreciated. thanks in advance.


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Re: vin help
« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2008, 06:06:27 PM »
Clint,

From your VIN number, here is what I get:
2w87w9n196477
2 = Pontiac
W = Trans Am
87 = 2 Door Coupe
W = Pontiac 301 engine
9 = 1979
N = Built in Norwood, Ohio
196477 = Pontiac Production Number.

Hope this helps.
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Re: vin help
« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2008, 06:06:27 PM »


 

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