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Old 10-24-2007, 05:10 PM
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Default Big Block Chevy Casting # 3999289...Application???

What is the application for this block...early 70's vintage? Thanks
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Old 10-24-2007, 05:13 PM
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Default Re: Big Block Chevy Casting # 3999289...Application???

3999289....454.......71-79...2 or 4 bolt, some "CE"

From Mor Tec site.
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Old 10-24-2007, 05:32 PM
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Default Re: Big Block Chevy Casting # 3999289...Application???

3999289 1972-78 454 215, 235, 240, 270, 2 bolt, car & truck
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Old 10-24-2007, 06:19 PM
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Default Re: Big Block Chevy Casting # 3999289...Application???

289s are a thick wall block, You can bore them 120 over with no worry. Good race piece.
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Old 10-28-2007, 12:15 AM
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Default Re: Big Block Chevy Casting # 3999289...Applicatio

Great blocks used in everything from high output engines to trucks. My LS6 bought in 72 from Berger is a 3999289 4 bolt block with numbers:

"3999289 GM 9 T, C 27 72,TO417CRR"
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