In this post, we will demonstrate and share the teams first discovery of our 1963 Chevrolet Corvette Fuel Injected “Barn Find”, which has been sitting since 90’s.
For our initial inspection of the 1963 Chevrolet Corvette barn find, we made a list of all the serial/model numbers we recorded off the car. Right Exhaust Manifold: 3797902 Left Exhaust Manifold: 3787901 Casting Number: 3782870 Fuel Injected Manifold: 2881 V. I. N.: 30837S112105 Style: H163837 Trim: 898E Body: 6657 Paint: 900A Bell Housing: 3788421 Distributor: 1111022Here is a list of parts and items we found wrong with the Corvette. Wrong fuel pump, starter, water pump, air intake, aftermarket exhaust, rear differential / axle has been removed and worked on, wrong wheels, valve covers, and exhaust manifolds. Also it is missing its cranking signal valve. We also saw that they had parts chromed that were not supposed to be chromed. Here are the pictures we took while we were there.
1963 Chevrolet Corvette Fuel Injected “Barn Find”
Notice the chrome air intake, we need to verify that all the correct piece are present. If they are we will have to paint them black.
Here is a pic of the VIN tags for the 1963 Corvette.