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carb for sale
My car came with an older zenith carb in the back seat and since i bought a new one and had an other one that i am keeping, i would like to see if anybody out there could use this one. I have no idea on price or if it is worth anything at all. Any help on price would...
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Last Post: Feb 17, 2013 7:36pm
by jeff martin
Help- need throttle arm!
I have a Zenith 13922 carb and am looking for a universal throttle arm- the type that has a screw at the base and can be positioned on the throttle shaft at any angle and simply snugged down. If anyone has a spare or knows where to get one- please holler. Tha...
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Last Post: Feb 11, 2013 7:43am
by jeff martin
Coupe/roadster body
I am looking for a 1930/1932 roadster/coupe body (only from the cowl back) to use on a 1932 parts car I have. Gord
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Last Post: Feb 7, 2013 9:25am
by Ross Hoevet
Auto-Lite Distributor Rotor
Have a genuine NOS Auto-Lite Part # IG 1058 Distributor Rotor. I understand that this fits an early Durant auto. If there is any interest in this part, please email me. Ed Copelin eacopelin@gmail.com
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Last Post: Feb 5, 2013 8:53am
by Ed Copelin
W4 and W5 motor to sell
A W4 Star on the plate, motor, block,crank, rods, flywheel, manifold, water pump, generator, head, clutch for $75 and a W5 Durant on the plate, block with crank, rods, ground cam for high lift, generator, for $50. Photos available.
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Last Post: Jan 27, 2013 8:59pm
by Paul Peters
Hello all, I could use a driveshaft for a Star F. I am considering taking the spline socket from the trans and the flange plate from the pinion and then rummaging through the local frozen junkyard for likely matching substitutes. Then I would have someth...
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Last Post: Jan 24, 2013 3:50pm
by Don Shilling
U2 carb for sale
Received this from Frank and am posting it on his behalf. From: Hi, I own a Stromberg U2 carb. from a customer’s restoration project I worked on. I have cleaned and inspected it. The body is in very good shape. I am trying to find the application of...
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Last Post: Jan 24, 2013 3:23am
by Norm Toone
Durant Sheet Music For Sale
Original copy of "I want to drive a Durant". Minor damage to upper right corner. $50 plus postage. Email for scan of cover. Dave Schulte 14476 Dodgeville Rd. Sperry, Iowa 52650 schulte3@mepotelco.net
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Last Post: Jan 16, 2013 11:42am
by Dave Schulte
Wanted: Durant Radiator Cap
Anyone have a Durant radiator cap for the Star Roadster? Or know the TPI and inside diameter of the neck? Thanks- Jim
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Last Post: Dec 31, 2012 8:53am
by Dennis W. nutter
1979 Durant 6-14
Check out ClassicCars.com for the "1979" Durant 6-14. Gaacck! Ross
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Last Post: Dec 21, 2012 4:29am
by Norm Toone
car literature
I have in my possession a brochure from a dealership that sold star cars....lists the difftent models...and feb pricing... also on back had motor and chassis overviews..anybody interestrd in this. Contact me
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Last Post: Dec 19, 2012 9:58am
by paul recklein
1923 Star Touring For Sale
I talked with Dane Perez about his Fathers Star Touring and he sent a few pics. It has been modified with a Ford 4 cyl OHV engine, two speed auto trans, and a '70 or so International rear axle. It is still using the wood spoke wheels but has rear hyd brakes. The car...
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Last Post: Dec 12, 2012 3:48pm
by Don Shilling
1929 Durant 40 De-Luxe Sport Roadster - need help with value
I am looking for some help to assess the value of a 1929 Durant 40 De-Luxe Sport Roadster that I will be looking at selling in the near future. This car has been in our family since the 1940s (it was my grandfather's). The car has been stored in a garage for the...
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Last Post: Dec 7, 2012 1:01pm
by Norm Toone
Flint Parts Wanted
I am looking for the following parts for a Continential 6E engine. Starter Generator Fan assembly Vacuum Tank (Just the tank part) Car uses either Auto-Lite or De Jon electricaal system. Also need drum headlight complete and one additional lense. Could u...
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Last Post: Dec 5, 2012 10:17am
by Bill Hoaglan
1928 Durant 65 front wheel with brake drum needed
Need a front wheel for a model 65 durant, Had brake drum machined but not ok. Unable to balance. 406 586 5049, see a picture of my car in the photographs section.
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Last Post: Dec 4, 2012 9:31pm
by Roy Tunby
Chev engine for sale
I have a 64 chev engine for sale -Its a 283 out of a 64 chev impala that I once owned.- It has been rebuilt but I have found out that the shop did not bore it out quite enough to remove all the rust marking in the cylinders It has all new pistons -valves -lifters-...
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Last Post: Dec 4, 2012 2:59am
by Norm Toone
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Continental Engine - 4 cylinder (C400) engine
I am looking for a Continental Engine - 4 cylinder (C400) engine for my 1933 Continental Beacon. Anyone who might have some leads, please let me know. Thanks, ever so much.
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Last Post: Dec 3, 2012 7:41pm
by Steve Large
Luggage rack
Members, If Durant Motors used commercial/generic luggage racks for the late 20s or early 30s there is one listed on eBay #170950392201 start price $125.00
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Last Post: Dec 1, 2012 8:34pm
by Dennis W. Nutter
Durant radiator for sale
For sale: Durant radiator. I think the year is 1928. $600. I can email pics.
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Last Post: Nov 29, 2012 10:53am
by Norm Toone
Metal Brackets
Wanted 2 Metal brackets that hold the hood down at the front, they are attached to the hood bow on each side on 1924 model F Star/Rugby Tourer.
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Last Post: Nov 26, 2012 2:22am
by Robert N Heat...
For Sale, 1929 Durant 2door 4 cyl
1929 Durant - $4500 (pittsburg / antioch) SFBayAreaCraigslist This car has been partially disassembled for restoration the body is off the frame drive train removed I have all parts. was a running, driveable car prior to disassembly. Moving out of...
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Last Post: Nov 23, 2012 6:38pm
by Stan Morris
For Sale on Facebook
If anyone is interested in wondering over to Facebook, somebody posted a 1923 Star for sale.
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Last Post: Nov 9, 2012 6:46am
by Adam Ford
need Connecting rods for 31 durant (22A) continental
In the process of evaluating condition of the engine we are rebuilding and would like spare connecting rods in case mine aren't usable. kenn
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Last Post: Nov 2, 2012 5:34pm
by Norm Toone
Throw-out Bearing
Hi All, I just ordered a NOS throw-out bearing from George at Olcar Bearing Co. in North Carolina. He mentioned that he has never seen one like that and he only had one more left. It is a Nice #4958 which is the same as the obsolete BCA #2930A. Durant used many diffe...
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Last Post: Oct 31, 2012 7:58pm
by gary k
For Sale
I have a Panoramic Photograph in frame of Durant Motors Staff in Toronto Ontario I am willing sell if there are intertested people out there ...You can email me and I can send pics..It measures 30x9 inches and am looking for a reasonable offer from someone...Thanks
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Last Post: Oct 24, 2012 2:06pm
by Steve
Hood iron work and spare tyre carrier
Trying to finish the restoration of a 29 D40 tourer. Chasing the iron work for the hood frame and also a spare tyre carrier. Thanks Shane
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Last Post: Oct 22, 2012 5:56am
by Shane Hoffmann
OK – health dictates I look for a new home for my baby! (it was dressed up for a parade) I got the ’23 Star in pieces and tho not a pro job in putting it back together it does look and runs good. I would hope one of you club members could take it to t...
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Last Post: Oct 19, 2012 9:00pm
by Ken
Rugby 14L motor looking for good home in Australia
Chris Giglin in Tamborine (near Brisbane) has a very rough Rugby 6 cyl. motor in need of a good home. Chris's phone number is 07-55436460 ccgiblin@hotmail.com
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Last Post: Oct 16, 2012 9:27am
by Bob Smith
stock certificate for sale
i have a durant motor stock certificate for sale, from june 21st, 1922 dated, with embossed inc. stamp.....this certificated was to be converted into capital stock of durant motors incorporated a delaware corporation, on the basis of 2-4/10 shares of this company for...
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Last Post: Oct 16, 2012 3:21am
by Mike Linthicum
1926 Durant Star Parts for sale
Motor and Transmission (motor not seized) 55000 miles - $400 Coupe rear quarters, rust free $200 Misc innertrim mouldings Free with above
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Last Post: Oct 13, 2012 11:15am
by Denis Marsolais
1928 Durant M2 Panel for sale
A 1928 Durant M2 panel delivery is on E-bay for sale. This car is also in our photographs section. The E-bay number is 190736221137. Gary
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Last Post: Oct 10, 2012 11:02am
by Nestor
1926 Durant Parts car for sale
hello, I have recently purchased a Durant 1926 star car that's what i believe it to be. The car's body is in rough shape, but underneath the car it's almost fully complete. I do not know the mechanical shape of the car except that it seams structurally sound and s...
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Last Post: Oct 9, 2012 10:10am
by charles k
front fenders wanted 24 F
I am looking for lt. & rt. front fenders in good or reparable shape for my 24 Star touring. The ones I have are not usable. Email or call my cell 520-909-4321. Thanks Glenn.
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Last Post: Oct 8, 2012 3:59pm
by Glenn Guild
Durant-Dort wagon
Posted on eBay #261108000025 is a Wm.Durant-Josiah Dort 1886-90's wagon from their original carriage co(s). for those collectors who haven't completed their collection. No need to worry about parts for the engine or transmission.
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Last Post: Oct 6, 2012 12:48pm
by Dennis W. Nutter
I have got a radiator to sell, in good condition.But I do not know on what model or year it will fit, so you have to give me the dimensions of yours. Henri Houle
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Last Post: Oct 4, 2012 3:09am
by Henri Houle
Need 1 Rim bolt, nut & holder for my wheels
I need one rim bolt, nut and holder that goes through the Fellow and holds on the rim. Must have the bend in the metal top like shown. These are for my 1928 19" wheels.
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Last Post: Oct 1, 2012 5:40am
by Mike Linthicum
Wanted 19" Clincher Rim for 1928 Durant
My car came with 5 Clincher rims but one does not match the other four. I need Durantland to search and see if anyone has an extra rim similar to the picture below. If someone needs to know how wide it is, just let me know, but they fit the 19" tires for 1928....
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Last Post: Sep 29, 2012 7:14am
by Mike Linthicum
gary k
1929 durant 4 bolt wire wheels
please help me find the fair value for them. i have a set of wire wheels complete with front axle out to wires ....bearings and all,,,brakes etc.... and just the rear wires and drums.....with a 5th spare wire wheel..... what do you think they are worth?...i wil...
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Last Post: Sep 27, 2012 8:24pm
by gary k
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Last Post: Sep 21, 2012 7:01pm
by George Scholz
Trunk luggage insert
I have a 1931 star trunk that's either strapped to or goes into the trunk. It was willed to us by grandpa. It pretty much looks almost new,I'm surprised that's it looks so good. We use it to store quilts at the foot of our bed. Since I do not have a way to verify if...
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Last Post: Sep 17, 2012 3:42am
by Norm Toone
gary k
1929 durant 4 bolt wire wheels and drums
i am offering a set of 29 wire wheels for sale. they have drums and includes front axle parts ens to ends/... rear axle not included just rear drums, brake stuff and wheels...plus fifth spare wheel. tires are not good.... any offers???? gary at 610-256-3255 cell...
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Last Post: Sep 15, 2012 7:27pm
by gary k
Distributor gear set
I am still looking for a NOS disributor gear set for my '29 M4 with a W5 cont. 4 cly. GT-21 & GJ-168
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Last Post: Sep 11, 2012 7:40am
by Don Gaskill
part wanted
Looking for a taillight bracket for a 1931 Durant 619
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Last Post: Sep 8, 2012 1:57pm
by Randy Meyers
New Durant Windshield Frames
Hi All...... Found this company on the AACA forum. They list new reproduction windshield frames for many Durant products. Also say they can reproduce others from your pattern. Here is the Link: http://www.windshieldframes.com/Products/ Enjoy.........F...
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Last Post: Sep 7, 2012 10:42am
by Frank Witkowski
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Last Post: Sep 4, 2012 12:13pm
For sale 1926 Star Touring
1926 Star Touring excellent condition, art of estate left by my Dad.
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Last Post: Aug 26, 2012 8:02am
by Martin Crowell
Durant parts needed
I am looking for a motor meter radiator cap , amp guage and key/headlite switch for a 1928 Durant M2 four door sedan.
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Last Post: Aug 25, 2012 5:30am
by Craig Burkhart
Need Some Help on Some Parts for a 1926 Star Touring Car
We are looking for the rear door hinges (not the suicide style) for our 1926 Star Touring Car. Can anyone help us locate a set for the right and left doors or provide us some pictures of what they are suppose to look like. Also, looking for the rear door latches...
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Last Post: Aug 24, 2012 7:14pm
by Martyn Hough
1924 Dort
I don't know if the car is for sale, but I but it could be. I was at an AACA chapter meeting today, and the host had a pull-barn with a 1924 Dort inside that needs restoration. The Dort seems mostly intact, but it hasn't moved in over 30 years and the upholstery is...
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Last Post: Aug 19, 2012 7:22pm
by Adam Ford
Dave G
WTB Rear Spare tire mount?, or picture
Looking for a rear spare tire mount for my 28 speedster project.. any pictures would help also.. thanks for looking . Dave
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Last Post: Aug 10, 2012 9:41am
by Dave G
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