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  1. Clevite Bearing Failure Analysis Guide
    A guide to analysis and correction of premature engine bearing failures
  2. How To: Convert from a Ceramic to Paper Fuel Filter
    Here is a How To written by Howard Hanson on how to convert the ceramic element in a Carter Glassbowl style fuel filter to use a modern paper element.
  3. How To: Packard Delco Shock Rebuild
    This is a "How To" written by Mark Hill on how to rebuild the Delco "Lever Action" Shocks used by Packard.
  4. HOW TO: Ranco Heater Valve Seal Replacement
    This is a "How-To" on how to replace the valve seal on the Ranco heater valves that were used on most of the Post-War Packards. The seal replacement is typically all that is done in most valve rebuilds. I took all the pictures and while rebuilding my valve and hope you find it usefull.
  5. HOW TO: Rebuild a Trico Mag-Nu-Matic Washer Pump
    This is a How-To article I wrote while rebuilding my Trico Mag-Nu-Matic Windshield Washer Pump. Hopefully it provides information for those looking to rebuild their own pump. Enjoy.
  6. HOW TO: Rebuild the Packard Bendix-Treadlevac Master Brake Cylinder
    This "How To Article" gives step by step directions and pictures on rebuilding the Bendix-Treadlvac Master Brake Cylinder used on 1952-1956 Packards.
  7. How To: Rebuilding a Packard Fuel Pump
    Here is a 'How-To' article that I wrote on the process of rebuilding a mechanical fuel pump on my Packard. If you have never rebuilt a pump yourself or are just curious on how these pumps work I hope you find it an interesting read. I took pictures at every step of the way, so if you want to rebuild your own pump you can use this as a guide.
  8. HOW-TO: Adapting a Modern Fuel Sender
    This is a great article written by Howard Hanson on how to adapt a modern $18 JC Whitney Fuel Sender to work in the a 56 Packard. According to Howard he belives this should for for any Packard from 1951-56.
  9. How-To: Pushbutton actuator removal guide (Revised)
    a revised version of my earlier document for owners of pushbutton cars to supply to transmission shops or local mechanics (aka "wire cutters") to aid in the proper removal of the pushbutton actuator.
  10. Product Review: Evapo-Rust
    After seeing this product advertised in various car magazines and direct reviews on websites, I thought I would buy a gallon (for $23) for myself and give it a try.

    I hate rust, and my
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