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by flackmaster
Tue Feb 04, 2020 6:59 am
Forum: Engine, Driveline, Suspension & Steering
Topic: Transmission re-builders
Replies: 3
Views: 144

Re: Transmission re-builders

If your transmission includes the overdrive, PAC Member Bill Aske is THE right guy. Shipping is incidental to the cost of having the wrong guy.
by flackmaster
Sun Dec 29, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: Part Sources & Interchanges
Topic: Distributed 35 120 dual point interchange
Replies: 1
Views: 83

Re: Distributed 35 120 dual point interchange

I don't know why Petronix wouldn't work unless it has something to do with the fact that your distributor is mechanical, not vacuum advance. To answer your question, 1937 and later 120 distributors will nearly interchange, problem is, you need to change the gear on your oil pump to the thicker distr...
by flackmaster
Tue Oct 01, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: Part Sources & Interchanges
Topic: 1940 Custom "180" high speed gears
Replies: 3
Views: 212

Re: 1940 Custom "180" high speed gears

everything but driveshaft. any reputable shop can shorten yours.
by flackmaster
Wed Sep 18, 2019 2:23 am
Forum: Part Sources & Interchanges
Topic: 1940 Custom "180" high speed gears
Replies: 3
Views: 212

Re: 1940 Custom "180" high speed gears

You might check your rear ratio, if 3.92, you already have the best ratio possible. As for anything lower, not available. There was chatter a few years ago about 3.54's being made, but that source had died. As for an overdrive setup, I can supply everything...about 2500 depending on details.
by flackmaster
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:27 pm
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: 39 Super Eight on the road
Replies: 4
Views: 381

Re: 39 Super Eight on the road

Must be very gratifying after overcoming the teething hurdles. Just one thing...is the OD unit an R6 or an R9? very different units/wiring, but indeed both prefer proper clean oil...
by flackmaster
Sun Aug 18, 2019 7:55 pm
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: 1939 Limo - dual sidemounts
Replies: 4
Views: 286

Re: 1939 Limo - dual sidemounts

One of two things, either 1940 covers or Henney covers. The Henney covers are distinct in the chrome hinge that the cover swings from, while the 1940 Packard covers came completely off the car.
by flackmaster
Thu Aug 15, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Wanted & For Sale
Topic: 1937 120 Hood Side Grilles, 1938 Super 8 38/9 V12
Replies: 1
Views: 162

1937 120 Hood Side Grilles, 1938 Super 8 38/9 V12

I now have a resource to reproduce these impossible to plate OEM Pot Metal parts. I have listed the first set on ebay. It took me 3 years to find the right person to do these. If you are interested in these, please review the ebay listing I have just posted (10 day listing), and/or please comment he...
by flackmaster
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Engine, Driveline, Suspension & Steering
Topic: Source of Lifters for 356
Replies: 5
Views: 427

Re: Source of Lifters for 356

I can provide good used tested lifters. Tested as good by Bob Aller.

DAF
by flackmaster
Wed Jun 05, 2019 8:09 pm
Forum: Identification & Numbers
Topic: 1941 Packard One Twenty VIN?? model? info & parts
Replies: 11
Views: 803

Re: 1941 Packard One Twenty VIN?? model? info & parts

transmission from the 41 should bolt up no problem.
by flackmaster
Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: Radios '38 1608
Replies: 17
Views: 858

Re: Radios '38 1608

I've never seen the speaker in the door, which only means I haven't seen everything...usually mounted in back of front seat...but what the heck...