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by absfan
Thu Oct 04, 2018 8:36 pm
Forum: Project Blogs
Topic: 1928 533 seven passenger
Replies: 27
Views: 11333

Re: 1928 533 seven passenger

That's a beautiful car...looking forward to see it progress.
by absfan
Thu Oct 04, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: Project Blogs
Topic: but first i gotta build the garage...
Replies: 3
Views: 827

Re: but first i gotta build the garage...

Hi All. My Packard is at home in the garage. I will probably move it to the larger garage when it has been built. I have taken the last week off work to get to know the car and have had it on jacks and been going over it with a fine tooth comb. I have cleaned out all remnants of the fire last weeken...
by absfan
Tue Oct 02, 2018 9:19 pm
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: my packard's on fire....
Replies: 8
Views: 1230

Re: my packard's on fire....

Well I must admit it's something of a relief to know I wasn't the first.
by absfan
Tue Oct 02, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: my packard's on fire....
Replies: 8
Views: 1230

Re: my packard's on fire....

yep...another really good point
by absfan
Tue Oct 02, 2018 11:40 am
Forum: Identification & Numbers
Topic: help with identification appreciated
Replies: 5
Views: 1315

Re: help with identification appreciated

Thanks Gentlemen for your time and knowledge...very interesting.
by absfan
Tue Oct 02, 2018 12:13 am
Forum: Identification & Numbers
Topic: help with identification appreciated
Replies: 5
Views: 1315

help with identification appreciated

Hi There.

Can anybody help with information re the following numbers:

Engine number: A17646B (listed on reg papers)
Chassis number:1182 12957 (listed on reg papers)
firewall number: 424 623
number on right hand side of engine block: A12237

Any help greatly appreciated.

thanks

Peter
by absfan
Mon Oct 01, 2018 12:12 am
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: my packard's on fire....
Replies: 8
Views: 1230

Re: my packard's on fire....

To tell you the truth its all been one big adventure. Enjoying the process now of sorting out interior. All's well that ends well.
by absfan
Sun Sep 30, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: my packard's on fire....
Replies: 8
Views: 1230

Re: my packard's on fire....

Thanks Ozstatman.

I'm just happy happy alls well that ended well. maybe I will get that lottery ticket after all.

cheers
by absfan
Sun Sep 30, 2018 9:54 pm
Forum: Wanted & For Sale
Topic: battery cover
Replies: 3
Views: 923

battery cover

Hi.

Does anyone have a battery cover for sale for 1938 Packard saloon 1600 6 or know where I could find one? thanks
by absfan
Sun Sep 30, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: my packard's on fire....
Replies: 8
Views: 1230

my packard's on fire....

Hi All The inaugural test drive of my new 1938 Packard 1600 6 nearly ended in disaster after the muffler/silencer exploded and the car subsequently caught fire! Having picked up my car only on last Saturday, I decided to see what she was capable of. Afterall, I reasoned I needed to know if there wer...