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Offline hansvdc

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Matching numbers ds??
« on: April 03, 2010, 08:04:57 AM »
Can someone tell me if the cars has matching numbers and what the original color was?
Serial # on cowl is: 6911102689/53, Engine # on block is 536018070, , Brass plate on block shows Type: OM636 V!!
Motor # 636.930-10-025114

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Re: Matching numbers ds??
« Reply #1 on: April 04, 2010, 04:30:02 PM »
Nobody??

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Re: Matching numbers ds??
« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2010, 10:22:44 AM »
Well the diesel engine 636.030 (OM 636 VII) comes from a Ponton 180D.  So it would not be a matching number if installed in a 170DS.  I have no idea what the other numbers are.
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Re: Matching numbers ds??
« Reply #3 on: April 05, 2010, 09:54:41 PM »
Well the diesel engine 636.030 (OM 636 VII) comes from a Ponton 180D.  So it would not be a matching number if installed in a 170DS.  I have no idea what the other numbers are.

The first two numbers on the engine block are 53.  Does this mean the block was cast in 1953?
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