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An Index to Service Information for 1948-50 (22nd->23rd Series) Packards

1948-50 (22nd->23rd Series) - WHEELS & TIRES

High Speed Roughness, Diagnosis and Repair of
wheel/drum balance
Hub Shell Cover Rattle - Models
vibration/buzzing - apply sound deadener
Ride, Custom Eight
harsh - incorrect tires
Ride, Custom Eight
harsh - incorrect tires
Service Manual, Section VI of the Current
Chassis section released
STB 49T-21, Dealer 16
Tire Chains on Low Pressure Tires
insufficient clearance
Tire Chains on Low Pressure Tires
insufficient clearance
Tire Information, Correct and Uniform
tire wear/life - inflation pressures, driving habits
(all models)
Tire Noise - Correct Diagnosis
detection - elimination
(all models)
Tire Pressure in Freight Shipments, Low
wheel bearing brinelling - reduced for shipment
STB 49T-4 (Zones only)
Tire Size Correction
specification change - supply shortage
STB 50T-28 (Zones only)
Tire Thump
proper diagnosis - other causes
(all models)
Tire Thump, Diagnosing
isolating tires
(all models)
Tires Require Less Pressure, New Extra Low Pressure
new pressure recommendation
Tires, Care and Storage of White Sidewall
removal of protective coating reiterated
(all models)
STB 47T-34 (Dealer)
Tires, Cross-Switching
irregular tread wear - tire rotation, benefits
(all models)
Tires, Low Pressure
new type, specifications - 22nd Series application chart
Tires, Rotate...Around Car
uneven wear, rough ride - proper cross-switching procedure
(all models)
Tires, Snow
insufficient clearance for chains - snow treads now available
Tires, White Sidewall
return to production - removal of new protective coating, proper storage
(all models)
Tube Failures, Static Electricity and
sparks/ozone, conditions - static elimination powder available
(all models)
Tube Failures, Static Electricity and
sparks/ozone, conditions - static elimination powder available
(all models)
Tubes, How to Install Synthetic
recommended mounting method
(all models)
Wheel Assembly - Parts Men Note
part usage correction
Wheel Tightness On New Cars, Check
wheels coming off - bolt tightness, bearing adjustment
STB 49T-7, Dealer 5

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

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