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    I wonder how popular these became

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    3~ Tudor's & 1~ Coupe
    Henry Ford said,
    "It's all nuts and bolts"
    "Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible."

    Mitch's Auto Service ctr

  • #2
    "ARE THEY STILL HERE"?---That sorta' answers your question.
    I remember the FERLEC clutch controls on Renaults & some others. I "think" it was the system used on VWs "automatic stick shift"???
    WEIRD stuff has come & GONE!!!---Hillmans' EAST-DRIVE automatic transmission used MAGNETIZED metal particles as clutches!!!! I VAGUELY remember factory training on them???---I was in the era of STRANGE little imported cars.
    Bill Weird


    • #3
      haha i like the easy to install part!


      • #4
        Hmm, what will they think of next ! Folks are always coming up with something.


        • #5
          You can dream up LOTS of WEIRD SHIT, when you go to bed on CHILLI & GREEN ONIONS-----
          Bill Weird


          • DaWizard
            DaWizard commented
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            Chili and Green Onions !! That is more like nightmares!!

          • Beauford
            Beauford commented
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            Mmmmmm chili and green onions.....

        • #6

          I found this article in the 1931 popular mechanics magazine

          Here is the link for easier reading

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          3~ Tudor's & 1~ Coupe
          Henry Ford said,
          "It's all nuts and bolts"
          "Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible."

          Mitch's Auto Service ctr


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