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  • Vintage Wiper Pressure Tester

    Here's something you don't see very often. I'd bet most Model A's would fail the test. I know my 28 hand wiper is useless.

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Aut...laL3cl&vxp=mtr

  • #2
    That is kinda cool.

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    • BILL WILLIAMSON
      BILL WILLIAMSON commented
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      Could you weigh a FISH with it?

  • #3
    I like where it says to have the customer read the pressure.
    3 ~ Tudor's
    Henry Ford said
    "It's all nuts and bolts"


    Mitch's Auto Service ctr

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