I have owned a 1937 Buick Model 61 for a few years. I enjoy driving it on a regular basis. I am also the newsletter editor for the 36-38 Buick Club. I arrived home with the project car on August 14th. This initial post covers the acquisition of this project and my trip home with the car.
I have done a lot of work on antique cars and I have helped others with various antique car jobs. I have owned a number of antique automobiles over the last couple of decades but I have never comple
Today, after cleaning up my workbench, I went to work on the front fender mounted parking lights/turn signals. The original fender lights were just parking lights. I picked up some universal park/turn sockets from Advance Auto Parts. These require a 3/4 inch hole to mount. I picked up a step drill bit at Harbor Freight tools to enlarge the mounting holes to fit the new sockets. I used a punch to drive the original sockets out of the assembly and then used the step bit to enlarge the mounting hol