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  1. You are correct spell check some time works in reverse 😎
  2. Hello ,Penn Brad does have a 30 w oil as a brake in oil that has a higher level of is green color that was typical of Pennsylvania type engine oils ,but as the above post mentioned call the engine rebuilter and find out for sure.$$$ to rebuilt the first time .
  3. Hello if it is similar to the 49 rear window as pictured, there is 4 screws visible on top frame the side and lower are one piece,I used a liberal amount of liter fluid to loosen the glass from the frame after removing it from the car .As mentioned this was a 49 Buick convertible and may be similar to yours . Also if you can find a Fisher Body manual may have information on windows.
  4. Hello ,I recently installed a set of the 7.60 R 15 tires on my Buick Super, any one have any experience on what air pressure to use ?,I am thinking a few pounds over original specs , any suggestions? Thanks
  5. Hello,can anyone recommend a 12 volt replacement heater /blower motor for a 1949 Buick Super?also is the rotation clock wise or CCW?Thank you.Gary
  6. Hello I had to replace the rear differential in mine , the biggest part of the job was getting the car up high enough to roll the rear out , however you may be able to just move the rear back after removing shock links , and use the vulcanite seal one as mentioned in above post , I was planning to change mine but it had been replaced by the previous owner and was still sealing.Remember if you remove the springs lower mount they are left handed thread .Good luck.Gary
  7. Hello, I have a 49 Super and used the electric wiper motor from Bobs mounted the on off switch on a angle bracket under dash, as it used the same screws as the vacuum motor, it can be easily changed back to original. Don’t know why other than cost they kept the vacuum setup as long as they did.My 41 Packard and 52 Plymouth had them as factory equipment.
  8. Hello I have a 49 Super and use 20 w 50 conventional in it .
  9. Hello,might be a power antenna switch,on the hydroelectric top the top switch also routes the fluid it’s a pull out push in knob for top control at least on 1949s on back.
  10. Hello again,sorry I can’t find my book with production figures .The previous information came from 1949 Buick master parts catalog.
  11. Hello 4407 -1947 Model 46-S Special Sedanet trim 50 tan and gray Bedford cord. Paint 08 Dusty Gray could have opt Dante red wheels white stripes 2 in vin number is assembled in California hopes this helps ,nice car by the way .Gary
  12. Hello, kerosene works good to remove hardened old and grease also but flammable of course.
  13. Hello ,I also checked on my reservation at the Super 8 and it is still reserved . I tried to get a room at the host hotel but was told it was full back in late February.Super 8 right next door recommended it.
  14. Hello again, to a certain extent of the Buick Show in Strongsville will be up State of Ohio if it happens or not, if the stay at home,no large gatherings , etc the decision will be made for us. Perhaps the club can estimate if they are at the point of cancellation as close to the event as possible.