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(5687) Four Hundred Hardtop Coupe - ultratorc
Model Information
YEAR: 1956
SERIES: 56th
MODEL NAME: Four Hundred Hardtop Coupe
MODEL NUMBER: 5687
VIN NUMBER:
General Information
FOUND WHERE: Seattle, WA
FOUND CONDITION: Poor
CURRENT LOCATION: Sierra Madre, CA
CURRENT CONDITION: Excellent
PLANNED USE: Long Term Restoratio
Interior Information
INTERIOR CODE:
INTERIOR DESCRIPTION: Blue leather trim w/cloth inserts
Exterior Information
PAINT CODE: LM
PAINT NAME: Blue Aqua///dover White
EXTERIOR DESCRIPTION: Repaint
Drivetrain Information
ENGINE: 374
ENGINE SERIAL:
TRANSMISSION: chrysler 727
Other Information
OPTIONAL EQUIPMENT: power brakes, steering, windows, radio antenna,seats, and manual load leveler switch
VEHICLE HISTORY/
PROJECT STATUS:
  I am 3rd owner.  2nd owner found outside a transmission shop in the 1960's and the typewriter was not working to shift gears and they couldn't find parts or didn't know how to repair.   He purchased and  converted to column shift as he had done with several 56 Packards an ran car thru mid 90's.  Parked car in mid 90's and I purchased in 2007.
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Modification Detail:
 Installed one of our kits(Ultra- torc II) to use a chrysler 727 transmission in this Packard.  Shifts smooth and is reliable. 
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