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Re: Vacuum

Subject: Re: Vacuum
From: Kevin Sullivan <>
Date: Fri, 12 Jan 1996 09:50:28 -0600 (CST)
On Thu, 11 Jan 1996, U. Goettsch wrote:

> If a car has too many things operated by vacuum (e.g. 79 Lincoln Town 
> Car), and a puny engine (it sucks because it doesn't suck enough), then 
> it might need an electrical vacuum pump. I've never seen a car that had 
> one, certainly no MGs.

My mom's big ol' Chevy Caprice Classic has one but I think it's purpose 
is to provide vacuum to operate the power braking system in the event of 
engine failure.  (I won't even put in the joke that goes here.)

Kevin Sullivan -- 1960 MGA
Nichols Research Corp.
Shalimar FL USA

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