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An Index to Service Information for 1955-56 (55th->56th Series) Packards

An Index to Service Information for
for 1955-56 (55th->56th Series) Packards

Research and Introductions by Brian Harpst
     ~1955-56 (55TH->56TH SERIES)
SC = Service Counselor
STB = Service Technical Bulletin
SSB = Studebaker Service Bulletin


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Power Brakes, Easamatic: Hard Pedal
new type vacuum piston - conversion kit
55thSTB 55T-28 (Zones only)
Power Brakes, Easamatic: Vacuum Check Valve
hard pedal - new type with stop washer
56thSC Vol. 30, No. 2, p. 7
Rear Brake Wear
premature wear - improved drums, adjustments reiterated
5640-60-70SSB No. 344, p. 4
Rear Brake Wear, Premature - Overheating
hand brake adjustment
5640-60STB 56T-22, Dealer 19
Rear Brakes
premature wear/grab - smaller wheel cylinders
5640-60STB 56T-24 (Zones only)
Stop Light Switch - Torsion Level Suspension
removal - socket size
55th-56thSSB No. 328, p. 5

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