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What type of engine and year

I have a 1988 Chevy K2500. I am trying to find out what type of engine is in it and the year. The code on the front of the block is 1M1016 7VP. The intake code on the back is 14102182. Can you help?

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  • Chevy K2500 Jun 01, 2008

    Thank you.

    This is a v-8. I have been trying to find the date stamp on the engine block and can not locate it.



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The easiets way to find this is in the tagthe white tag under the engine has the yr an engine size unfortunatelly you are not telling me if you have a v-8 motor or a v-6 this trucks come with 6 or 8 cylinders also if your mechanic does not not what engine size is in it ask to any shop to run the vin number with a snapon scan tool and the tool will automatic give you the engine size

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  • fernando arevalo Jun 01, 2008

    if it is a v-8 most likelly you have a 5.7 engine wich is also call 350 but do the scan tool tip and you will know it right away any auto repair will type the vin to the scaner and let you know the engine size and might be at no charge



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