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by correct do you mean the engine that was installed by the factory? if yes,there are several small idenification plates affixed throughout the car , mostely on major sub assyemblies ie.: transmission,engine,body,rear axel ect,ect. all the numbers will match if the part is original when manufactured.

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Q: How do you tell if you have the correct engine in your car?
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