What size motor is in my 1978 dodge pickup

Asked by Jun 05, 2017 at 08:46 PM about the 1978 Dodge D-Series

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1978 dodge

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We need more information. It could be a number of different engines. It could be anything from a slant 6 to a 440 V8.

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Well i think its a d200 i know its a v8. Is the 360 a big block? And where would a vin # be located or anything that might tell me the size?

74,485

Post a photo of the engine.

First of all, if the distributor is in the back of the engine then it is a small block 318 or 360. If the distributor is in the front then it would be a big block 400 or 440. the engine size is cast into the left side of the block in raised numbers (just aft of the engine mount)

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