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12th Annual Stovebolt Reunion


COME TO
KANSAS CITY

for the

12th Annual Stovebolt Reunion

at the

Midwest All Truck Nationals

September 9, 10 & 11

We have an entire forum with lots of details.

Another great turnout expected!

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#631927 - Wed Mar 24 2010 09:57 PM decode the vin for my 1948 chevy loadmaster?
ornge58 Offline
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Registered: Sun Jul 19 2009 07:58 PM
Posts: 43
Loc: cornfields, Midwest
How can I decode the vin for my 1948 chevy truck?
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#631930 - Wed Mar 24 2010 10:06 PM Re: How can I decode the vin for my 1948 chevy truck? [Re: ornge58]
squeeze Offline
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Registered: Sun Jul 08 2001 12:00 PM
Posts: 5814
Loc: Vancouver Island
try the VIN buster or one of the other articles listed .... assuming you have the actual ID-plate number and not the engine number, which is mostly what was used on the registration back then

Bill
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"When we tug a single thing in nature we find it attached to the rest of the world" John Muir
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Some TF series details & TF heater pics & Rust-a-holics Unanimous parking lot
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#631931 - Wed Mar 24 2010 10:07 PM Re: decode the vin for my 1948 chevy loadmaster? [Re: ornge58]
tclederman Offline
Registered: Tue Sep 18 2001 12:00 PM
Posts: 23369
Loc: Jarvisburg, NC

Where did you find what you are calling the VIN? There is a vehicle ID (vehicle serial number) that is on a plate on the door post and an engine serial number. Either code might have been uses a title/registration VIN.

1948-1951 Chevrolet Truck Unit Serial Number Locations
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#631935 - Wed Mar 24 2010 10:18 PM Re: decode the vin for my 1948 chevy loadmaster? [Re: tclederman]
ornge58 Offline
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Registered: Sun Jul 19 2009 07:58 PM
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Loc: cornfields, Midwest
Found what I needed---Thanks
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