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by JonQAdams
Thu Aug 25, 2016 10:40 am
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: 1955 Patrician - Rough Idel and no acceleration
Replies: 2
Views: 680

Re: 1955 Patrician - Rough Idel and no acceleration

Replaced the Points and condenser and also replaced the vacuum line to the distributor .... and purring like a kitten now!!
by JonQAdams
Mon Aug 22, 2016 12:55 pm
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: 1955 Patrician - Rough Idel and no acceleration
Replies: 2
Views: 680

1955 Patrician - Rough Idel and no acceleration

My 55 Patrician has developed a rough idle and will stall out when accelerating. Originally I though it was running out of gas ... but ruled that our. I have checked the Carburetor and all seams Ok there. It is getting gas but again when accelerating will want to stall out. I have checked the Coil a...
by JonQAdams
Sun Jul 13, 2014 5:21 pm
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: 55 Patrician Odometer
Replies: 3
Views: 993

Re: 55 Patrician Odometer

Thanks. So that's what that large bush button is for? Glad to finally figure that out!!!
by JonQAdams
Sun Jul 13, 2014 11:08 am
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: 55 Patrician Odometer
Replies: 3
Views: 993

55 Patrician Odometer

I am curious about my 55 Patrician odometer. It has two dials .... so I am wondering if the small one is a trip Odometer. See the picture. If it is, can it be reset? I don't see any buttons. Again just curious.
by JonQAdams
Sun May 18, 2014 5:56 pm
Forum: Body, Trim & Paint
Topic: 55 Patrician (4 Door) front door weatherstrip
Replies: 0
Views: 534

55 Patrician (4 Door) front door weatherstrip

I recently purchased weather-stripping for my 55 Patrician (4 door) from Steel Rubber. I have a few questions regarding the weather-strip kit for the front door. 1) The rubber weatherstrip that goes around (3/4 the way around) the front door (part # 30-0504-73) has three different segments to it. I ...
by JonQAdams
Thu May 01, 2014 9:01 am
Forum: Body, Trim & Paint
Topic: Rear View Mirror removal - 55 Patrician
Replies: 2
Views: 755

Re: Rear View Mirror removal - 55 Patrician

You advise was correct .... right size screw driver, enough torque and patience .... I was able to get the screws out. I had thought their might be a clip or something behind the screws that was making it difficult but again patience was the virtue!
by JonQAdams
Thu May 01, 2014 8:55 am
Forum: Body, Trim & Paint
Topic: Headliner - 55 Patrician
Replies: 4
Views: 879

Re: Headliner - 55 Patrician

Thanks for the advise .... and I did contact Mike Dulinski and he had the part I was looking for. And now I have him looking for a few more parts! Very helpful.
by JonQAdams
Wed Apr 09, 2014 4:51 pm
Forum: Body, Trim & Paint
Topic: Headliner - 55 Patrician
Replies: 4
Views: 879

Headliner - 55 Patrician

I am restoring the interior of my 55 Patrician (4 door) including the headliner. However the metal strap (?), about 36" long X 1/2" wide, that is above the driver side doors, that holds the headliner material in place is rusted. So I would like to replace it but I have a couple questions ... 1) So I...
by JonQAdams
Wed Apr 09, 2014 4:41 pm
Forum: Body, Trim & Paint
Topic: Rear View Mirror removal - 55 Patrician
Replies: 2
Views: 755

Rear View Mirror removal - 55 Patrician

I am having the interior of my 1955 Patrician restored .. including the headliner. However I am finding it difficult to remove the rear view Mirror. Does anyone know of the trick to removing the rear view mirror.
by JonQAdams
Thu Aug 23, 2012 8:18 am
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: Speaker Switch / Speaker connetions
Replies: 4
Views: 1173

Re: Speaker Switch / Speaker connetions

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