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30 CF 4dr. I can't figure out where the hi/lo beam switch is located. 

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Are you assuming there is hi and lo beam?

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There is no lever on the bottom, just the top that controls the throttle. One listing I found calls for a single contact bulb. Which would make sense. Perhaps the socket got changed to a double.

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Is the lower lever broken off?

 

Is there a switch on the bottom of the steering box? It should be a CLUM 8821, same as Dodge Brothers 8.

 

Mine is set up the same as Tom's.

 

Here is a roadster in Australia. Note the two levers on steering wheel hub. Is your top lever like this?

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Gives us some pics here . We can help if we know what lights and levels are showing . there is a single contact bulb in mine for parking light ????Show clum switch if you  have .

              Tom

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Can we see under side of steering wheel ?  Looks like handle broke off . You have a standard clum switch . Should have number on tin . But screws look like six .  Hot , horn , low , high , parking , and tail .

   Option is take jumper from hot ( maybe negative 6 )  number one or battery and touch each to see what it lights .

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If the clum switch is the same as the 1930 with two levers on the steering column, the screws on the switch are numbered 1-3-2-4-6-5- starting from the engine. The Mazda headlight lamps are 2 filament and they are connected to terminals 4&6 with the base of the lamp grounded to chassis. The Masda lamps which I have have 2 similar lumen output filaments, so I think the clum switch turns on 1 or both filaments. 

Rick

1930 CK 6 rumble seat coupe

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Yours looks same as mine , must be broke off below cap . See attached . Next disconnect power and loosen nut on bottom . This will allow rods to slip up and expose under horn button .

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I suppose now I need to get a lever to replace the broken one. Any leads? Thanks for all the help everyone. Is it very difficult to replace it? Any tricks?

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If Tom does not have what your looking for?  I may bring a complete 1931 Plymouth steering wheel, horn button, lever, and column gearbox, to Hershey, I may have a separate lever and rod just not sure if they are the same design as your 1930 Desoto my brother has a 1930 CF 8 Phaeton really really rare, do not think he has any but if your going to Hershey stop by and see if I brought it.

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49 minutes ago, thehandleman said:

If Tom does not have what your looking for?  I may bring a complete 1931 Plymouth steering wheel, horn button, lever, and column gearbox, to Hershey, I may have a separate lever and rod just not sure if they are the same design as your 1930 Desoto my brother has a 1930 CF 8 Phaeton really really rare, do not think he has any but if your going to Hershey stop by and see if I brought it.

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The 1931 Plymouth item is completely different and matches the 1931 Chrysler CM6 and 1931 DB DH6 item.

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10 minutes ago, thehandleman said:

John, I thought they were different what about this 1930 U see pics

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THAT one looks like the correct one for the above DeSoto. One thing you HAVE to check is the LENGTH of the center tube. Sometimes those can differ in length.

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Thanks for the response. Is there anything out there to purchase? I probably won't make it to Hershey.

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