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All engine assemblies carry an Engine Identification Number (EIN) which must be referenced when ordering engine replacement parts.
On 1996 2.4L engines, the EIN is located on the left rear of the engine block, behind the starter motor.
On 1997-99 2.4L engines, the EIN is located on the rear of the engine block, directly under the cylinder head. On the 3.0L, 3.3L and 3.8L engines, the EIN is located on the rear face of the engine block, just below the cylinder head.