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An Index to Service Information for 1937-42 (15th->20th Series) Packards

1937-42 (15th->20th Series) - WHEELS & TIRES

Hub Shell Covers, Emblems for
cloisonne upgrade for standard cover
Jack, Use of
owner education - placement illustrated
19th (exc. 1951);
Spare Tire Rattle
trunk compartment - fabricate shim
Tire in Fender Wells, Inflating
spare wheel carrier revised - eliminates tire cover removal
Tire Information, Correct and Uniform
tire wear/life - inflation pressures, driving habits
(all models)
Tire Life
wartime shortage - pressure increase
(all models)
Tire Manufacturers Standard Warranty
special insert - claims handling
(not specified)
Tire Noise - Correct Diagnosis
detection - elimination
(all models)
Tire Pressure, New Car
high for delivery - inflate to recommended
Tire Pressures, Higher
increased tire life - harsher ride, rattles
(all models)
Tire Thump
(all models)
Tire Wear, Causes and Correction of
air pressure, wheel alignment, excessive suspension motion
(all models)
Tire Wear, Equalizing
heel-and-toe wear, noise - cross-switching
(all models)
Tire Wear, Equalizing
saw-tooth/heel-toe front wear - high-speed driving, cross-switching tires
(all models)
Tire, Removal of...from Side Carrier
five tire limit - supporting empty cover
Tires Again
cross switching, higher pressures - reiterated
(all models)
Tires, Care And Storage of White Sidewall
removal of protective coating reiterated
(all models)
STB 47T-34 (Dealer)
Tires, Cleaning White Wall
non-yellowing tire cleaner available
(all models)
Tires, Cross Switching
tire rotation pattern - increased tread life
(all models)
Tires, Cross-Switching
irregular tread wear - tire rotation, benefits
(all models)
Tires, Effect of...on Gasoline Consumption
pressure, tread wear - ride, squeaks/rattles
(all models)
Tires, Rotate...Around Car
uneven wear, rough ride - proper cross-switching procedure
(all models)
Tires, Synthetic
synthetic rubber, tubes - characteristics, identification
(all models)
Tires, Synthetic vs. Natural Rubber
complaints, characteristics - proper mounting/inflation
(all models)
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)
Tubes, Lifeguard - Twelve
matched to tires, balancing - use in other cars
design difference - not interchangeable

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

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