bell housing casting numbers?

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jwtowman
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bell housing casting numbers?

Post by jwtowman » Sat Feb 21, 2004 9:39 pm

hello, i have an old mopar bell housing and cant find any info on it. the numbers are 1638997 and on the other side is CWC 1279...Any info is greatly appreciated!!

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Post by TrWaters » Sun Feb 22, 2004 9:30 am

57 Chrysler New Yorker
57 Desoto
57-58 Plymouth
57-58 Dodge car

6 and 8 cylinders with manual transmission
Could be use on any of the early hemi and poly motors with correct flywheel, starter, and trans.
Early hemi to late sb Mopar trans adapters. Precision billet parts for early hemis.

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Post by hemifried » Mon Feb 17, 2014 5:59 am

TrWaters wrote:57 Chrysler New Yorker
57 Desoto
57-58 Plymouth
57-58 Dodge car

6 and 8 cylinders with manual transmission
Could be use on any of the early hemi and poly motors with correct flywheel, starter, and trans.
I've just recently run across one of these bellhousings myself, any idea what transmissions would mate to it?

George
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Post by George » Mon Feb 17, 2014 5:18 pm

TrWaters wrote:57 Chrysler New Yorker
57 Desoto
57-58 Plymouth
57-58 Dodge car

6 and 8 cylinders with manual transmission
Could be use on any of the early hemi and poly motors with correct flywheel, starter, and trans.
This seems overly broad where there was Big blocks & small blocks with different bell patterns in '58.....

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