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by Ozstatman
Mon Feb 19, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: 1932 Super 8 fuel pump push rod length
Replies: 12
Views: 2467

Re: 1932 Super 8 fuel pump push rod length

Here's a link to The Packard Motor Car Foundation which includes The Packard Proving Grounds.

http://www.packardmotorfdn.org/
by Ozstatman
Mon Feb 12, 2018 12:25 pm
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: 1932 Super 8 fuel pump push rod length
Replies: 12
Views: 2467

Re: 1932 Super 8 fuel pump push rod length

Both Model T's & A's have gravity feed fuel systems. Model T's from the tank under the seat. Model A's from the the tank in the cowl.
by Ozstatman
Mon Feb 12, 2018 12:22 pm
Forum: Part Sources & Interchanges
Topic: 1937 115c major restoration
Replies: 4
Views: 1986

Re: 1937 115c major restoration

David,

Didn't forget you, just figured you'd be along soon enough.
by Ozstatman
Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:36 pm
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: 1932 Super 8 fuel pump push rod length
Replies: 12
Views: 2467

Re: 1932 Super 8 fuel pump push rod length

"My friend told me that back in the day he had to do the same thing to his old Model-T fuel pump rod to get his fuel pump to work again"

Is that right? I thought all Model T's relied on gravity feed from the fuel tank under the seat rather than a pump.
by Ozstatman
Sat Feb 10, 2018 11:20 am
Forum: Part Sources & Interchanges
Topic: 1937 115c major restoration
Replies: 4
Views: 1986

Re: 1937 115c major restoration

As in the reply to your other post, try Kanters or Max Merritt. Your best chances of a one stop Packard shop.
by Ozstatman
Thu Feb 08, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Engine, Driveline, Suspension & Steering
Topic: 1932 Packard 903 Super 8 Heads
Replies: 12
Views: 5414

Re: 1932 Packard 903 Super 8 Heads

Great idea on the tape. Well done so simple and effective!
by Ozstatman
Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:09 pm
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: Cold Start Problem on 1938 Packard Six
Replies: 2
Views: 840

Re: Cold Start Problem on 1938 Packard Six

Suggest, before going any further, to check the compression on all cylinders. If the engines been sitting for a while could be stuck valves which is a relatively common happening. If compression is low squirt a little oil into each cylinder and test again. If compression remains low would indicate i...
by Ozstatman
Mon Feb 05, 2018 11:44 pm
Forum: Identification & Numbers
Topic: 1927 or 1928 ??
Replies: 5
Views: 2198

Re: 1927 or 1928 ??

The Model Info Listing on the PackardInfo Site says this: http://packardinfo.com/xoops/html/modul ... model=1381 . A 303 body identifies as 1927.
by Ozstatman
Fri Jan 26, 2018 12:23 pm
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: CENTURY OF THE (FORGOTTEN) CAR
Replies: 4
Views: 1169

Re: CENTURY OF THE (FORGOTTEN) CAR

Link also in this post on the AACA Website - http://forums.aaca.org/topic/303977-the ... age-video/
by Ozstatman
Wed Jan 03, 2018 2:43 pm
Forum: Part Sources & Interchanges
Topic: Parts for 901
Replies: 2
Views: 1161

Re: Parts for 901

Mark one up to your ingenuity for thinking outside the box!