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

1955-56 (55th->56th Series) - SPECIFICATIONS

SubjectApplicationDocument
Caribbean Carburetors
supplemental information
5588
Distributor Specifications
Caribbean - revisions
5688
Front Wheel Bearing Adjustment (Correction)
revised torquing procedure
24th-56th
Front Wheel Bearing Adjustment
revised torquing procedure
24th-56th
Ignition Timing
first production - octane issues
5680-88
Mechanical Specification Changes (Cast Dome Cylinder Heads)
distributor, carburetor, spark plugs
5540
Mechanical Specifications and Adjustments
new model information
55th
Mechanical Specifications and Adjustments
new model information
56th
Torque Specification Change (Twin Ultramatic)
universal joint flange bolt
55th
Torque Specifications - Additions
front support arm inner bushings, upper/lower
55th
Torque Specifications - Additions
front wheel bearing and 56th rear axle pinion
55th-56th
Torque Specifications
new model information
55th

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

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