After posting various photos in the "Favorite Pictures of My Pre War Buick" thread, I decided it was time to start my own thread. I got this car in March of 2017, and I know very little about its history. It appears to be an older restoration of a solid original car. I will start out with some photos (some of which have already been posted in the other thread).
Oil Pump Job Completed
After a few glitches on the reassembly, I'm all done. As I mentioned earlier, I was not able to get the pan out without removing the pump because there was very little clearance between the pan and the tie rod, and the forward baffle on the pan was hitting the bottom of the pump. Removing the pump and pan in this way was very easy. However, as I was quick to figure out, reinstalling the pump with the pan hanging down under it was not a feasible idea! After