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M16 (old Studebaker farm truck)– big trip to the mainland

In the last 10 days I got the “new” intake and exhaust manifolds installed, the gas tank cleaned out and an inspection of the dragging right front brake completed. All that work ended up happening in short order as I … Continue reading

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M-16 Studebaker working…

Fired up the studebaker for a trip to the gravel pit a couple of days ago. Needed to get a yard of gravel for patching potholes in the driveway. Should have got 2 yards actually but it makes for a … Continue reading

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’46 M16 trip to the big city and update

A couple of weeks ago I took Clem (1946 Studebaker M16 ) from the farm to North Vancouver. This was the first trip of any distance I have taken since bringing the truck to the farm. Overall the trip went … Continue reading

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’46 Studebaker M16 front leaf spring bushings

I am planning to use the old Studebaker truck to move some stuff in the next month or so and I want to deal with the worn front leaf spring bushings first as the truck gets the shakes at around … Continue reading

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Studebaker M16 parts truck: loading the frame – round two

A couple of weekends ago I went to pick up the frame of the ‘spare’ Studebaker M16 that came with the red drivable M16 I recently bought. I ended up going home from the farmers field empty handed as all … Continue reading

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Studebaker M16 makes it ‘home’ to the Farm

Last weekend the old Studebaker M16 truck completed the journey to its new home on a farm on the Gulf Islands (in BC). A couple of days prior to the trip I had a chance to look over the front … Continue reading

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‘new’ 1946 Studebaker M16 – first drive

well… I might have to change the name of this blog but here is a re-post of what I just posted on the Studebaker Truck Talk form… This weekend Rob (the previous owner) helped me get the truck out of … Continue reading

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