WWII FORD STAFF CARS-DID YOU KNOW?

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WWII FORD STAFF CARS-DID YOU KNOW?

Post by Ben Dover » Thu Mar 06, 2014 8:36 am

The WWII Ford Army Staff car shared a similar accessory with the M-151. Anyone know what might be?
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Re: WWII FORD STAFF CARS-DID YOU KNOW?

Post by Ernie Baals » Thu Mar 06, 2014 5:36 pm

reverse bendix starters?
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Re: WWII FORD STAFF CARS-DID YOU KNOW?

Post by Ben Dover » Thu Mar 06, 2014 8:40 pm

Accessory carried in the trunk.
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Re: WWII FORD STAFF CARS-DID YOU KNOW?

Post by Ernie Baals » Thu Mar 06, 2014 10:09 pm

M151s don't have trunks!! :lol: :lol: :lol:
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Re: WWII FORD STAFF CARS-DID YOU KNOW?

Post by Ben Dover » Thu Mar 06, 2014 10:12 pm

And what is in the WWII Ford staff car trunk?
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Post by Chuck W. » Mon Mar 10, 2014 5:57 pm

Booze!

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Post by Ben Dover » Mon Mar 10, 2014 6:00 pm

Never say never. RHIP :wink:
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Re: WWII FORD STAFF CARS-DID YOU KNOW?

Post by Ben Dover » Fri Jul 17, 2015 11:49 pm

Answer, the Wheel Wrench.

I miss those 40's sedans, and their comfortable seats. Used to enjoy the comfy back seats with all my kid friends when my folks or the neighbors would load up the cars on Saturday night and head for the drive in theater.
2011 MVPA PIONEER AWARD - MVPA #1064
HONOR GRAD-WHEELED VEHICLE MECHANIC SCHOOL 1960 - US ARMY ORDNANCE SCHOOL(MACHINIST) ABERDEEN PG 1962 - O-1 BIRD DOG CREWCHIEF - 300,000+TROUBLE FREE M-38A1 MILES
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