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Re: [oletrucks] speedometer information

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Subject: Re: [oletrucks] speedometer information
From: "Durwood B. Darbin" <dhckdkcsk@hotmail.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Aug 2000 11:29:12 GMT

LMC says that the speedo needle was changed to red in 1949 but doesn't say 
what color it changed from.  Brothers says white for 47-53.  IMHO I think 
that it should be orange but don't have the documentation to back it up.

>On a 1949 1/2 ton Chevy, what is the correct original color of the
>speedometer needle?  Jim Carter's catalog says white, but I am finding 
>sources that say orange.  My truck's speedo has an orange one, but who 
>if it has been changed!
>Brian Stephens
>49 3100
>Owasso, OK

51 1/2 ton 5 window


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