CADILLAC MOTOR ?

  • Tiny
  • C.swanz
  • 1961 CADILLAC
  • V8

I have a 1958 belmont BT fiberglass boat with a cadillac motor in it. I know nothing about the motor. The numbers on it a 1472224-2. If anyone can tell me the anything abou the motor It would be greatly appreciated! By the way its a V-8.

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Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010 AT 6:19 AM

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  • Jacobandnickolas
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I can't tell by the numbers you listed. Is the motor from 1958?

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Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010 AT 1:14 PM
  • Tiny
  • C.swanz
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Thank you for replying to my question. Yes the motor is a 1958. Other than that I know nothing about it. I have attahed a picture of the numbers I found. If there are numbers in a different location that I should be looking for please advize. Thanks again, Chet

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Wednesday, November 24th, 2010 AT 4:27 AM
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The only thing I can find is that is appears to be a 390 cubic inch V8 that produced 325 HP. With the tri power (3, 2bbl carbs) it was 345 HP.

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Wednesday, November 24th, 2010 AT 2:53 PM

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