1949 packard no start issue

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JD in KC
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Re: 1949 packard no start issue

Post by JD in KC » Sun Jan 13, 2019 6:58 am

Dave is correct. The 22nd/23rd series used a cable not a braided strap. Attached to the engine using the rear bolt of the bottom generator bracket.

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Re: 1949 packard no start issue

Post by Prudence » Tue Jan 15, 2019 7:48 am

Just a note...We added a second 00 gauge ground cable to the frame on our 1949 288 Deluxe, and it made quite a difference, in the cranking speed of the old girl...sort of gave her a 'Goose' of sorts. You might try it. Ernie in Arizona ;)

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