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An Index to Service Information for 1935-37 Junior (120->115C) Packards

1935-37 Junior (120->115C) - SUSPENSION & STEERING

SubjectApplicationDocument
Bearings, Care of Ball and Roller
installation/removal damage - proper support
(all models)
Caster Adjusting Shims
tapers shims - holes revised to fit Super Eight
120-120C;
115C;
1500-1-2
Control Arm Expander, Lower - Tool Correction
socket number - T-handle wrench sold separately
(not specified)
Flood Zones, Cars in
dirt carried in - drain/refill differential, clean/repack wheel bearings
(all models)
Front End Equipment
alternate, portable tools
(all models)
Front End Specifications
alignment - reference chart
120C;
115C;
15th-20th
Front Spring Identification - 1937 Models
specifications - part reference
120C;
115C;
15th
Front Spring Identification
specifications - part reference
120B
SL Vol. 9, No. 21
Front Springs, Changing
suggested procedure
120-120B
Front Suspension, Correct Answers to Brakes and
implementation of hydraulic brakes, independent front suspension
12th;
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 3
Front Wheel Bearing Lubrication
brakes grabbing, excess grease - do not pack hub
120-120B
Front Wheel Camber - Correction
Safe-T-fleX, upper support arm - spacer part number
120-120C;
115C;
15th
Front Wheel Camber
Safe-T-fleX, upper support arm - offset pilots vs. spacers, specifications
120-120C;
115C;
15th
Front Wheel Cross Tube Centering Gauge
new special tool - use, locking pins eliminated
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 11
Front Wheel Suspension
front-end alignment - king pin service
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 17
Front Wheel Toe-In
extreme variation - front wheel support arm inner bushing
120-120C;
115C
1500;
1506-7-8
Front Wheel Toe-In
special tools required for pin bushing replacement - redesigned, rework locally
120-120C;
115C
1500;
1506-7-8
Oil Seals, Leather
dry installation damage - soak in engine oil
(all models)
Rear Spring - Service Use
exceptional loads, strike-through - heavy-duty part
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 16
Rear Spring Front Bolt, Removing
difficult access - notch running board splasher
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 13
Rear Spring Shackle
sides pulled in - new spacer, lockwashers
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 13
Rear Spring Shackle Tool
new special tool - remove/install
120B-120C;
115C
Rear Spring Shackles
falling off - proper assembly procedure
120
Rear Spring Shackles
noise - side plates assembled incorrectly
(NOTE: page missing from archived document)
120C
Rear Springs, Lubropack
complete lubrication procedure - Lubropack compound
12th-14th;
120-120B
Shock Absorber Arm Rear Bushing Puller
new special tool - on-car, also for Senior grommet/sleeve
12th-14th;
120-120B
Shock Absorber Cover Wrench
special sale pricing - tool description
12th-14th;
120-120B
Shock Absorber Fluid
Delco-Lovejoy vs. Houdaille - part reference
(NOTE: page missing from archived document)
(not specified)
Shock Absorber Fluid Gun
new special tool - dual-action
(not specified)
Shock Absorber Link Bushing
squeak, rear spring front eye - new design eliminates lubrication, installation
120-120B
Shock Absorber Valves, Front
swishing noise - new type valves, identification
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 17
Shock Absorber: Stabilizer Bar
rear shock noise - end thrust, shim for space
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 8
Shock Absorbers
firmer ride - compression/rebound valving change
120C
Shock Absorbers
noisy - checking oil level, break-in
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 7
Shock Absorbers Chart, Spring and
part number reference
120C-138CD;
115C;
15th
Shock Absorbers Chart, Spring and
part number reference
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 16
Shock Absorbers Chart, Spring and
part number reference
120B
SL Vol. 9, No. 19
Shock Absorbers, Front
identification, LH-RH - neutralizing bushings
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 9
Shock Absorbers, Front
unstable steering - check fluid level
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 10
Shock Absorbers: Firm Ride
recommended valve combinations reference table
120C;
1500-2-8
Shop Manual Change - Alignment
checking toe-in
120-138CD;
115C;
15th-18th;
19th (exc. 1951)
Spring and Shock Absorbers Chart
part number reference
120C-138CD;
115C;
15th
Spring and Shock Absorbers Chart
part number reference
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 16
Spring and Shock Absorbers Chart
part number reference
120B
SL Vol. 9, No. 19
Spring Cover Lubricating Tool
new special tool - lubroclamp, plugs
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 17
Spring Depressing Tool
new special tool - installation of leaf spring or covers
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 14
Spring Identification
dimension, color - reference chart
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 15
Spring Noise (Rear)
breakaway - lubrication reiterated; recommended lubricant
120-120B
Spring Noise (Rear)
leaves shifting sidewise - new rebound clips, installation
120-120B
Springs, Removing Safety-Flex Coil
safe procedure - also wheel support arm removal
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 11
Springs, Safe-T-Flex
riding height reference - spacers available
120-138CD;
115C;
15th-17th
Steering - Short Cuts on Service Operations
steering post end play - slipping gasket over cover
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 10
Steering and Transmission Lubrication
unusually low temperatures -seasonal weight change
(not specified)
Steering Assembly - Short Cuts on Service Operations
removal - without disconnecting toe boards
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 10
Steering Center Crank Lubrication
overlooked Zerk fitting
120-138CD;
115C;
15th-18th;
19th (exc. 1951);
?2001A-3A-4-5-7-8-20-21-23-30-55
Steering Column Alignment
stiff/binding, bearing snap - checks/adjustments
(not specified)
Steering Crank, Method for Removing the
procedure - adjustments
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 13
Steering Cross Shaft
installation, interference - shimming, grinding
120-138CD
Steering Cross Tube Dust Washer
replaced by conical spring
120C-138CD;
115C;
16th-19th;
(20th)
Steering Cross Tube Intermediate Ball Joint Puller
new special tool - operation
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 9
Steering Cross Tube Outer Ball Joint Puller
new special tool - operation
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 9
Steering Data
alignment specifications - reference chart
1st-14th;
120-120B
Steering Gear Case Reconditioning Tools
new bushing tools - proper use
120-138CD;
115C.
1600
Steering Gear Cross Shaft Shim - Correction
incorrect terminology - front support bushing upper pilot
120-120B
Steering Gear Cross Shaft Shim
front wheel support, camber adjustment - service precautions
120-120B
Steering Kick
use of export type bearings - application expanded
120-138CD;
115C;
1500-1-2;
1600-1-1A-1D-2;
1700-1-1A-2-3-3A-5
Steering Post Brackets
steering wheel position - raising/lowering
120-120B
SL Vol. 9, No. 19
Steering Wheel Adjustment
raise/lower - special column bracket, installation
120-120C;
115C
Steering Wheel, Raising
column shift, requires additional parts - new kit
(not specified)
Support Arm Bearing, Front - Lubrication Caution
18th Series changes - excessive pressure
120-138CD;
115C;
15th-18th
Support Arm Inner Pin Bushing Removing and Replacing Tool - Sleeve
new special tool - front wheel toe-in, addition
120-138CD;
115C;
15th
Support Arm Outer Bearing, Front
roller bushing/ring - replace with 16th Series roller bearing
120-138CD;
115C
Support Arm Pin Bearing
superseded part - late design, no oiler
120-138CD;
115C;
15th-20th
Support Bushing Bolt, Removing Wheel - Correction
clamp supplier error
120-138CD;
115C;
15th-18th;
19th (exc. 1951);
2001A-3A-4-5-7-8-20-21-23-30-55
Support Bushing Bolt, Removing Wheel
Safe-T-Flex suspension - tool fabrication, use
120-138CD;
115C;
15th-18th;
19th (exc. 1951);
2001A-3A-4-5-7-8-20-21-23-30-55
Support Bushing Repair Kit, Front Wheel
new service parts
120-138CD;
115C;
1600-1-2;
1700-1-1A-2-3-5;
18th;
19th (exc. 1951);
2001A-3A-4-5-7-8-20-21-23
Support Bushing, Removing Wheel
new special tool - procedure
120
SL Vol. 9, No. 11

SC = Service Counselor
SL = Service Letter
STB = Service Technical Bulletin
SSB = Studebaker Service Bulletin

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