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Identify instrument clusters, gauges, clocks, radios, delete plates, horn buttons, and horn rings for 1920-70 American cars and light trucks.




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What's covered here
<Instrument clusters, gauges, clocks, radios, delete plates, horn buttons and horn rings.
<American (and Canadian) cars, light trucks and motorcycles from 1920 to 1970.
What's not covered here
<Tune-up and testing equipment.
<Imported vehicles.
<Heavy trucks, tractors and buses.
<Vehicles older than 1920 and newer than 1970.
Note
<Pictures here are from various sources on the web, mostly from eBay advertisements.  In some cases the information provided by those sources has been verified; in others it has not.  You should do your own research to determine the correct application for your item.

       
 Make and Model Names Cross Reference  1920-1970 
 Not comprehensive 
  
 NameSee AlsoNameSee Also 
 AMCRambler (1957-66)LincolnContinental (1956-58) 
 BuickMarquette (1930)MercuryMeteor (Canada 1949-61; 1964-76) 
 CadillacLaSalle (1927-40)Comet (1960-61) 
 ChryslerImperial (1955-75)NashLaFayette (1934-36) 
 CometMercury Comet (1962-77)Rambler (1957-65) 
 ContinentalLincoln Continental (1959-up)OldsmobileViking (1929-31) 
 FordMonarch (Canada 1946-61)PackardClipper (1956) 
 Edsel (1958-60)PlymouthValiant (US 1960, Canada 1960-66) 
 Frontenac (Canada 1960)PontiacOakland (1909-31) 
 HudsonEssex (1919-31)Beaumont (Canada 1966-69) 
 Essex-Terraplane (1932)Acadian (Canada 1962-71) 
 Terraplane (1933-37)RamblerNash Rambler (1950-56) 
 Rambler (1957-65)Hudson Rambler (1954-56) 
 ImperialChrysler Imperial (1926-54)AMC (1967-up) 
 KaiserHenry J (1951-54)StudebakerRockne (1931-33) 
 LaFayetteNash LaFayette (1937-40)TerraplaneHudson Terraplane (1938-39) 
       

        
 Electrical System Conversion Schedule 
 6-Volt Positive to 12-Volt Negative 
  
 195319541955195619571965 
 BuickBuickChevroletGM trucks (most)WillysHarley- 
   Super  SpecialPontiacFord Motor Co  Davidson 
   RoadmasterPackard*Chrysler Corp 
 OldsmobileAmerican Motors 
 CadillacStudebaker 
 ChryslerPackard 
   Crown Imperial*International 
        
 *  Converted to 12-volt positive initially; converted to 12-volt negative in 1956 
        



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