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Old 11-10-18, 19:52
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Default Help with C8? Data Plate

The attached Chevrolet data plate is attached to a friends C8 but I cannot interpret the codes, can anyone please help.

Out of interest it is fitted with an 1B1 body fitted with the original manufacturers plate.
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Old 11-10-18, 21:54
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Default Serial number

The plate in the picture doesn’t belong to a CMP. The first number is the year, 1 could be 41 or 51 or 61. The next four are the series and body style. 1211 comes up as a styleline two door sedan.
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Old 11-10-18, 22:00
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Default Odd Model?

Following on from Paul's reply, for a C8 the model should read 84-20. Maybe the original tag was lost, and a previous owner used the tag out of another vehicle to get the truck registered?

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Old 12-10-18, 00:56
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Default Its no good scrap......

....tell your friend you will do him a favor and tow it home for nothing!!!!

Would love to see pictures of the original box......from all angles.......

What shape is the cab in????

Get a blank metal tag from Dirk at LWD and stamp your own with the correct info....... no one will know the difference at the License bureau.

Good luck

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Old 12-10-18, 01:35
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Default Beath box data plate

My November 1941 F8 (that I once owned) had the same W.D.Beath plate but with the number 411AC 48. Can't find the photo of it at the moment. Photo of box att.
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