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by flackmaster
Mon Nov 05, 2018 7:40 pm
Forum: Engine, Driveline, Suspension & Steering
Topic: 1938 Packard 1600 find Torque Arms
Replies: 1
Views: 1450

Re: 1938 Packard 1600 find Torque Arms

I should be able to provide torque arms. please email me directly... flackmaster at sbcglobal point net
by flackmaster
Mon Oct 22, 2018 3:55 am
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: New to Club 1938 1608
Replies: 10
Views: 4819

Re: New to Club 1938 1608

I have the front hood grilles. New, last pair from a reproduction run by a now deceased machinist...
please contact me directly via flackmaster at sbcglobal point net
by flackmaster
Tue Oct 02, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: my packard's on fire....
Replies: 8
Views: 4028

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

FYI - you are not the first person to create these events. I was with someone who I'll just refer to as "Noel" set his seat bottom on fire with the same skill and aplomb as you. We pulled to the roadside and pulled the front seat bottom out. Quickly. Very Quickly. Been there, done that. Battery box ...
by flackmaster
Mon Oct 01, 2018 9:18 am
Forum: Wanted & For Sale
Topic: battery cover
Replies: 3
Views: 2453

Re: battery cover

Can do, bringing a couple to Hershey, or contact me sooner....
by flackmaster
Sat Sep 22, 2018 4:32 am
Forum: Body, Trim & Paint
Topic: 1941 Packard 120 Convertible Restoration
Replies: 1
Views: 1828

Re: 1941 Packard 120 Convertible Restoration

Condolences.
No archive for original color, door jambs or inside of doors usually reveals.
Top is available pre-made from Hirsch and others.

This forum and Packardinfo.com are your best resources.

....and thus the journey begins.

DAF
by flackmaster
Sat Sep 22, 2018 4:16 am
Forum: Identification & Numbers
Topic: Found packard
Replies: 17
Views: 8465

Re: Found packard

21st series engine based on casting date. What does not compute is the length of the frame, looks way long, so I am registering my guess as a xx01A chassis, fitted with a replacement engine.
by flackmaster
Fri Sep 21, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: Wanted & For Sale
Topic: Loading Parts for Hershey...
Replies: 2
Views: 1976

Re: Loading Parts for Hershey...

Update to list above, just now packing dash items, 36-120 (also separate NOS gauges), 37 115c and 120, 38jr, 39jr, 40(jr) 41 senior panels with good plastic, gauges, lighters (37-39, NOS 1940 tan plastic, etc) starter buttons, rheostats (including NOS 1940 overdrive rheostats), NOS 36-120 gauges, mu...
by flackmaster
Mon Sep 17, 2018 8:34 pm
Forum: Wanted & For Sale
Topic: Loading Parts for Hershey...
Replies: 2
Views: 1976

Loading Parts for Hershey...

OK – I am packing for Hershey to be a vendor for the first time. Most of what I have is 35-41 Pre-war Packard, junior And senior. Additionally, I am bringing nearly all of my postwar stuff and a smattering of “everything else”. To be honest, there is no way I could bring everything I have, especiall...
by flackmaster
Mon Sep 03, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: Ask The Man Who Owns One
Topic: New owner advise
Replies: 4
Views: 2879

Re: New owner advise

Welcome to your next adventure. Pretty much basic response, 15w-40 Rotella is a common suggestions, as is 85/140 gear oil and DOT 3 brake fluid, i.e. there is nothing special about servicing this car. Fuel pump/tank/lines are suspect from sitting, carburetor cleanout, etc. fresh plugs and wires afte...
by flackmaster
Mon Aug 27, 2018 4:43 am
Forum: Electrical & Fuel
Topic: Taillight dismantlement
Replies: 2
Views: 1870

Re: Taillight dismantlement

picture please. If you have removed the small screw at the bottom, gently prying the chrome ring off should be the process - further encouragement really requires knowing which tail light you are working on...