ARI Racing Engines & Complete Machine Shop

Find Parts for Yourself or Use to Sell Parts You have lying around!

Great Reference Sources for Swap Meets, Junkyards, & Bargain Finders!


These two books have been extremely popular items for people who need COMPREHENSIVE
to look up engine casting numbers.  Please read the
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ARI Racing Engines & Machine Shop
High-Performance, Hot-Rod, & Racing Swap Meet Casting Number Guide
ARI Engines Professional's Engine
Casting #'s
& Identification Guide!

High-Performance, Hot-Rod, and Racing Casting Number Guide

Domestic & Import Engine Casting Number Guide

Basic Description
  • Hundreds of V8 Block Numbers, Cylinder Head Numbers, and Crankshaft Numbers. 
    -Also includes Journal sizes, Chamber sizes, Valve Sizes, etc. for most of the following Manufacturers.

  • Years included are from about mid-1950's up to early 1980's for most manufacturers

  • Includes Casting Numbers for the following: AMC, Buick, Chevrolet, Ford, GMC, Mopar, Oldsmobile, & Pontiac!

  • LOOK! - Tire Charts, Gear Ratio Charts, Rear End Indentification Charts, and Visual Transmission Identification Guides!

  • Answers to Common High-Performance Casting Number & Other Questions!

  • ALL In this Handy, Easy-To-Carry, Professionally Comb-Bound Swap Meet Guide!!!

  • Guide is 106 numbered 8.5" X 11" pages.  Easy-to-Read Print.  Alphabetical Order by Manufacturer.

Do you want to find the parts that you need for your High-Performance, Hot-Rod, or Racing Vehicle?  Have you ever been to a swap meet or junkyard and not been sure about whether or not you have the correct engine part or transmission?  Do you want a book that tells you the part numbers you need to know to complete your High-Performance, High-Horsepower, High-Torque, Straight-from-the-Muscle-Car-Era Engine Project?

Then You Need the Newest Edition of ARI's High-Performance, Hot-Rod, and Racing Swap Meet Guide

We are in the Automotive Engine Business, and it seems like everyday that we get a call from someone asking about High-Performance Casting Numbers.   The information in this book has been gathered with the Swap-Meet buyer in mind because you never know when you may need to reference an engine part that could be used in your High-Performance, Racing, or Hot-Rod Engine.  This is the third time we have made a book like this available.  If you have any questions (unless you want to know a casting number, because then you'll have proven that you need to buy this book), e-mail and I'll be happy to answer it. 

Basic Description

  • Includes Hundreds of Block Numbers, Cylinder Head Numbers, Crankshaft Numbers, and Connecting Rod Numbers.

  • IMPORT & DOMESTIC Manufacturers

  • 4 Cylinder, 6 Cylinder, and 8 Cylinder

  • Years start around 1975 up to 2000

  • LOOK! - Includes Bore & Stroke Specifications for each Engine

  • Brand New Book with 117 Pages, Comb Bound 8.5" X 11" Pages - TONS OF INFO!

  • Great for Swap Meets, Junkyards, Professional Mechanics, Do-it-Yourself Mechanic, Machine Shops, or ANYONE who needs to reference engine part #'s for blocks, cranks, rods, and heads!!!

  • Now you can I.D. Blocks, Cylinder Heads, Crankshafts, Connecting Rods and Lots More (by cross-referencing, matching similar engines, etc.) from the following:
    Domestic Vehicles: AMC, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, GM, International, Jeep, Lincoln, Mercury, Oldsmobile, Pontiac
    Import Vehicles: Honda, Hyundai, Isuzu, Mazda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Suzuki, and Toyota.

You need this book!!!

With this book you will be able to identify the original parts listed above by Part Numbers or Casting Number. A wealth of information in this Great Collection.  Perfect for a Professional Mechanic's Reference

This is the same information we use daily in our Machine Shop to build customer's engines and answer questions about engines.  Have this handy resource for yourself! 

$21.95 for one book
Add $3.25 for Shipping & Handling for up to 2 books in the USA.

$21.95 for one book
Add $3.50 for Shipping & Handling for up to 2 books in the USA.

COMBO Package!!!
1 High-Performance, Hot-Rod, & Racing Swap Meet Casting Number Guide ($21.95)
1 ARI Engines Professional's Engine Casting #'s & Identification Guide ($21.95)
+ $3.95 Shipping & Handling

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