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by oldcutlass
Fri Jul 26, 2013 7:26 am
Forum: Packard Ambulances, Hearses, Trucks & Commercial Vehicles
Topic: New project need info Ambulance or ...
Replies: 16
Views: 8294

Re: New project need info Ambulance or ...

Anyone with an approximate value/ guess (educated or otherwise) on this one?

The casting on the head is 288. Does that mean that it has the wrong engine in it, and are the heads interchangeable with a 282?
by oldcutlass
Wed Jul 24, 2013 1:10 pm
Forum: Packard Ambulances, Hearses, Trucks & Commercial Vehicles
Topic: New project need info Ambulance or ...
Replies: 16
Views: 8294

Re: New project need info Ambulance or ...

Ok finally got some pictures. The engine number I suppose is on top of the head 389721 and has a larger 288 after it. http://i1141.photobucket.com/albums/n587/oldcutlass/Packard/000_1925.jpg http://i1141.photobucket.com/albums/n587/oldcutlass/Packard/000_1924.jpg http://i1141.photobucket.com/albums/...
by oldcutlass
Wed Jul 17, 2013 1:46 pm
Forum: Packard Ambulances, Hearses, Trucks & Commercial Vehicles
Topic: New project need info Ambulance or ...
Replies: 16
Views: 8294

Re: New project need info Ambulance or ...

Lets just say it's one step over parts car status at this point. Engine turns by hand, the radiator and block hold water. Going to attempt to start in a few weeks.
by oldcutlass
Wed Jul 17, 2013 7:30 am
Forum: Packard Ambulances, Hearses, Trucks & Commercial Vehicles
Topic: New project need info Ambulance or ...
Replies: 16
Views: 8294

Re: New project need info Ambulance or ...

TTT, can anyone tell me the collectability or approximate value of this car. All help is appreciated.
by oldcutlass
Mon Jul 08, 2013 6:40 am
Forum: Packard Ambulances, Hearses, Trucks & Commercial Vehicles
Topic: New project need info Ambulance or ...
Replies: 16
Views: 8294

Re: New project need info Ambulance or ...

Well, I crawled all over the car and cannot find any additional data plates. It is a Henney as those plates are in each door sill. We hand cranked the engine and it seems to spin freely. We flushed and filled the radiator and block and they hold water. Basically the next step will be to get it runni...
by oldcutlass
Mon Jul 01, 2013 1:51 pm
Forum: Packard Ambulances, Hearses, Trucks & Commercial Vehicles
Topic: New project need info Ambulance or ...
Replies: 16
Views: 8294

Re: New project need info Ambulance or ...

Thank you, I will have to get over there and look for the additional plates. I'll post what I find in a few days.
by oldcutlass
Mon Jul 01, 2013 5:12 am
Forum: Packard Ambulances, Hearses, Trucks & Commercial Vehicles
Topic: New project need info Ambulance or ...
Replies: 16
Views: 8294

Re: New project need info

Thanks for your reply, where would this plate be located?
by oldcutlass
Sun Jun 30, 2013 8:17 pm
Forum: Packard Ambulances, Hearses, Trucks & Commercial Vehicles
Topic: New project need info Ambulance or ...
Replies: 16
Views: 8294

New project need info Ambulance or ...

My friend just pulled this out of his barn and we are getting ready to try and make it road worthy. It looks to be either an Ambulance or a Hearse. The Firewall Data Plate #1701A-2596 / Date 5-11-1939 Has a straight 8, divider between front seats and rear compartment, second row suicide doors, and s...