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#1 don hughes

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Posted 28 June 2006 - 02:26 PM

I have a functioning steering wheel clock that was a rare option in the early 50's ..specifically for an olds...does anyone know anything about them, how they were mounted, etc. would sell for $150 or listen to offers...advice, etc. Thanks

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#2 Joe_Varley

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Posted 25 August 2006 - 05:02 AM

They were an option in '52 Olds. They mounted in the chrome trim ring (horn ring) which was special with the clock. They show up fairly often on ebay.

#3 RocketDude

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Posted 26 August 2006 - 04:22 AM

With the steering wheel clock option, you have to have the special steering wheel, the special horn ring, and a special turn signal lever, curved to clear the clock.
with that option, the dash clock was replaced with a compass.
If you had the whole set up, it would be worth a bunch. the clock by it's self, like Joe said, are frequently on ebay, depending on condition, sell for high $20's, to maybe in the $40's, if super good shape.




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