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"Vintage" Durant club magazines
I have an original set of early Durant club magazines for sale. They are from the first 22 years of the club. They go from May 1976 (Volume #1 issue #1 to Volume #5 issue #4 - February 1981) when the title was the "Durant Family Registry". The title changed with...
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Last Post: Sep 13, 2020 8:53pm
by John Woolard
1924 Star Touring Emergency brake band needed
Hello: I'm looking for a right side emergency brake band and spring for my car above. Any condition can be used as I can always re-lign the band. Thanks for helping. Mike https://ibb.co/XWpGFxT https://ibb.co/XFJgZ4F https://ibb.co/ydyPmFX https://ibb.co/TB...
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Last Post: Sep 7, 2020 4:26pm
by Michael
Clutch linkage components
Somewhere along the way on my long restoration of my 1929 Rugby 401 truck I seem to have lost some parts of the clutch linkage connecting the pedal (which I have) through to and including the clutch throw out bearing. From what I understand these components are the s...
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Last Post: Sep 5, 2020 5:05am
by Norm Toone
1932 DeVaux Windshield Molding
I have been searching for rubber molding for my '32 DeVaux swing-out windshield...Not sure if any other of our later Durants use the same molding or not....It is not the same as our '28 or '29s...I have went through approx 312 pages of WEFCO Rubber on-line extrusion...
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Last Post: Sep 1, 2020 3:52pm
by Bill Hoaglan
For Sale
My 1927 touring is for sale. It's 93 % complete and partially restored. It is not running at this time but the engine compartment is all there but in general the motor needs rebuilding.Have a clear title. Asking $3,000.00, if your seriously interested give me a call,...
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Last Post: Aug 31, 2020 9:38pm
by David Coppess
For Sale: W4 & 14L Engines
I have for sale a W4 (130 cu in) and 14L (169 cu in) engines. The W4 is basically complete. The 14L is just a long block. Both have been stored in Mike Larsens garage and both turn over easily.Price is $25 or OBO. Consider parting out if you just need a few internal...
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Last Post: Aug 30, 2020 1:53pm
by Rick Botti
Devaux custom coupe
As a lot of you know about a year and a half ago I bought the 1931 devaux custom coupe that was being restored by bob fossgreen before he passed away,fast forward Gary Yelle and I was talking about restorations and Gary said how long are we going to live,in the mean...
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Last Post: Aug 25, 2020 7:15pm
by Dave enrico
star gas cap
looking for a gas cap for my 1926 Star, or a suitable replacement.
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Last Post: Aug 22, 2020 4:12pm
by Curtis Bartell
DeVaux info
I am hoping that Norm and/or Bob Smith see this post. About 2 weeks ago I got a E-mail from a young man (well, everyone is younger than me) that was wanting advise on buying a DeVaux that had a lot of work already done. My advise was to buy it. So he did this last we...
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Last Post: Aug 14, 2020 10:18am
by Gary Yelle
Locomobile for sale
In case you missed it--Cliff Durant's Locomobile for sale(Billy's son). Hyman Ltd has cliff Durant's Locomobile on their website-$89,500.00. Does go into an interesting history in the description.
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Last Post: Aug 11, 2020 7:05pm
by ross hoevet
Parts needed
I'm looking for a set of piston rings for my durant six and an ignition dimmer switch if anyone has any thanks Mike
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Last Post: Jul 29, 2020 5:46pm
by Mike dismang
FS Radiator
I have an original 1929 Durant M2 Radiator for sale. It appears to be in very good condition. I'm asking $300 and can provide pictures on request. Feel free to call or text 570-994-4674. Thanks
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Last Post: Jul 28, 2020 9:07am
by Michael Clark
I am restoring a my 1928 Durant M2 and I am in need of many parts. My list is Distributor Headlights Tires Coil Radiator hose Pulley Belt Fan Starter Hand crank Head studs Bendex spring inside handles rear view mirror Carburetor Water neck for the top...
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Last Post: Jul 26, 2020 5:24pm
by Michael Clark
1927 Star Coupe For Sale
My dad bought this 1927 Durant Star Coupe in 1970, drove it around, then took it apart to restore it and started a family instead. He passed away a few years ago and I'd like to sell it. I need help understanding what its worth. I have a few bills of sales of previou...
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Last Post: Jul 26, 2020 4:23pm
by Mike dismang
1927 star car complete
I have a 1927 star car for sale or trade I build hot rods of all types so that being said this car is complete minus radiator cap, and way too nice to hit rod please save it. looking for 5k or interesting trades running or not. I can come to you with trade in western...
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Last Post: Jul 26, 2020 3:32pm
by Mike dismang
Re Star parts for sale.
The Star parts listed for sale in Ontario have been sold. I don't know how to delete or edit an ad on this forum. Thanks.Jim
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Last Post: Jul 26, 2020 9:58am
by Jim Boland
Star parts for sale
To settle an estate.Lifelong collection of Star parts.mostly 1925-27.Includes a number of engines,drive trains,some body parts.Due to closed Canada/US border,this will be of interest mainly to Canadian collectors.Contact Jim Boland at 519-644-1874 or email 455webley@...
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Last Post: Jul 17, 2020 8:35am
by Jim Boland
For Sale: W5 engine and transmission
Mostly complete W5 engine,includes clutch. Turns freely by hand and distributor turns. I belive it to be an original. No visible cracks or water damage. Oil was black indicating no water there. Also transmission. Seems to work. Can shift into all gears and the drives...
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Last Post: Jul 13, 2020 11:11am
by Kirk West
Wanted.... a FRONT AXLE, for my 1926 Durant, with Front Brakes also FRONT SEAT in decent condition
Is there any year Durant,(with wooden wheels) that has Front steeldraulic Brakes...??? and if so how hard would it be to add the front brake axle to a 1926 Durant, and hook up brake rods to the existing 1926 Durant. rear brakes..?? Does anyone have front and rear axl...
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Last Post: Jul 5, 2020 11:06am
by Don Shilling
1925 Star Roadster for Sale
Hit some hard times and need to sell my 1925 Star Roadster which has frame-off restoration. New roof, upholstery, rebuilt motor & trans(sorry no paperwork) good tires and tubes, new wiring all around, nice paint job and all gauges, horn and lights work. Added electri...
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Last Post: Jun 20, 2020 3:28pm
by James Chochole
Inside door latch handle
In dire need of an inside door latch handle for 1926 1927 Star sedan. This door latch handle protrudes out of the garnish molding at the bottom of the side glass. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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Last Post: Jun 19, 2020 6:25am
by Tom Schaffer
WANTED: starter Bendix for '25 Star
Anyone out there have a spare bendix for sale? My collared gear has broken loose from the teeth.
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Last Post: Jun 13, 2020 12:02pm
by jeff quicksell
Durant L14 Pistons wanted
Hi All, I am new on this forum. I live in the Netherlands and am the owner of the 1929 Durant D60 Tourer which is already noted in the registry. My granddad bought this wonderfull car in 1972 in Portugal. In the mid seventies this car was restored. At the momen...
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Last Post: Jun 11, 2020 4:58am
by Norm Toone
1926 Coupster For Sale
Up for sale is my 1926 Star Coupster by Durant Motors 13,500$. This Coupster is in excellent condition for the age of the car. No rust, runs and drives greats for a 1926 car. Big attention grabber. Was restored between 1961 and 1965 with original parts. Comes with a...
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Last Post: Jun 2, 2020 3:52pm
by Steve Whitlock
Star Chassis in Southern CA
I am trying to locate someone in Southern CA that is interested in Star vehicles. I'm trying to save a chassis from the scrap yard. If someone is in the area and interested in these vehicles please contact om. I have sent emails to Don (Pt Hueneme, CA) and Rick Bo...
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Last Post: Jun 2, 2020 8:21am
by Gary London
Make offer on a 1925 Durant roadster
I have a 1925 Roadster that has been sitting in my garage for about 25 years. the frame is 100 percent complete the body is all there however the interior is gone. this is what is missing seats, gauges, door panels, wood floor board and convertible top. everyt...
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Last Post: May 26, 2020 5:17am
by Norman Toone
Rubber Balls for spicer U-Joints
"McMaster-Carr" has 1" High strength neoprene rubber balls which will work in our Spicer U-Joints. I think they are about $8.00 or so for a package of 5. Pretty cheap. I have had great luck with these people finding hard to get high quality products easily used in re...
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Last Post: May 25, 2020 11:34am
by Curtis Bartell
1920's 4 cylinder Continental W5 Durant Motors Star Car Motor for Sale
I have for sale a 1920's 4 cylinder Continental W5 Durant Motors Star Car Motor for Sale. The motor has been stored inside and in good condition. NamePlate serial # W5 417 907
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Last Post: May 23, 2020 2:00pm
by Don Shilling
Saw 15U Engine Plate - Ebay
Saw this on Ebay https://www.ebay.com/itm/143602654716 15U Engine Tag, haven't seen one of these before.
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Last Post: May 13, 2020 4:15am
by Norman Toone
2 Continental W5 engines on Craig’s List
https://portland.craigslist.org/mlt/pts/d/centralia-durant-motors/7116865450.html I know nothing about them except what the adv says but I thought someone might be interested Lewis
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Last Post: May 11, 2020 6:44pm
by Lewis Mendenhall
wood spokes for free
Don't know how much need there is for these. I have a full set of wood spokes for the 6-14 of 1930 and whatever else they might fit. These are the spokes only(no hubs or felloes) All 40 spokes(different from front to rear) are in good shape with a natural finish, eve...
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Last Post: Apr 17, 2020 5:44pm
by ross hoevet
Autolite Distributor wanted
Looking for an Auto-lite IG-4030A distributor for a 24 Durant Star with a W4 Continental. Or, if anyone knows of a substitute that would also work that would be great! Thank you.
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Last Post: Apr 14, 2020 2:21pm
by Michael
1923 Star Touring Items needed for Museum Donation car
Hello Durantonians! As some of you are aware and others may not be, long time member Ed Vomero graciously donated one of his 1923 Star touring cars (he had 3) to the Durant Motors Automobile Museum Foundation in honor of his son who passed away. The Gilmore car mu...
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Last Post: Apr 12, 2020 6:02am
by Mike Linthicum
In case you don't check ebay 30-31 ignition coil
ebay item#274308719612 Durant ignition coil for the 30-31 Autolite coil with ignition switch in base(you have to supply your own switch). Includes original box which is cool to put on your shop shelf. Don't know if I would trust a 90 year old coil,but it does have th...
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Last Post: Apr 10, 2020 5:24am
by Norman Toone
24 Star Touring Side Curtains and parts needed
Hello: Am looking for side curtains or patterns to fabricate missing side curtains on my vehicle. Also need support rods for same. Could use close-up pictures and dimensions for those that have had them made already so my shop can fabricate them. Also, need a rear...
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Last Post: Apr 9, 2020 10:32am
by Michael
For Sale - 1924 Star Touring Car
1924 Durant Star Touring Car. Original 4 cylinder Continental engine runs well. Three speed transmission. Tires are in good condition. Has mostly original interior with the exception of the seat bottoms. Original top is dry and cracked and always has been down. Very...
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Last Post: Apr 8, 2020 10:01am
by Robert DeAngelis
Star Touring Throwout bearing
Hello: Has anyone found a replacement clutch release bearing that replaces the Nice #4958 or equal that would work? I've searched all over and I guess it was a special size that was used. Any help appreciated.
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Last Post: Apr 7, 2020 4:17am
by Michael
Need just one of these for new Durant owner
I Need just one of these for new Durant owner, to get the car back on the road. Wood spoke wheel for 1930-31 model 614, 619 & 407. Rick
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Last Post: Apr 2, 2020 10:25am
by Rick Botti
Parts for sale 1928 Durant M2
Parts for sale. Wooden wheels and tires all in good condition. Rear axle has brake shoes still on it and rotates nice and smooth. 3 speed transmission shifts through all the gears and rotates nicely. Everything for $900. Pictures available.
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Last Post: Mar 24, 2020 11:52am
by steve dobbing
1925 Flint Sadan
I have a 1925 Flint Sadan,for sale, navy blue/black fenders, gray int. nickle bright work. beautiful restord car. Thank you Franklin.
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Last Post: Mar 2, 2020 7:03pm
by Don Shilling
1924 Flint Steering wheel
I have stumbled upon a wood steering wheel that appears to be made for a 1924 Flint. The wheel is all wood and is in excellent condition. It has the center quadrant and about 28 inches of the steering shaft and housing. I would like to reunite this with a Flint autom...
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Last Post: Jan 4, 2020 5:35pm
by Gene von Gunten
1930-31 horn on ebay
I've never seen this exact horn anywhere in my collector car travels. This should be the exact make and model of Northeaster horn for the 30-31 models. It even has the box it comes in which you should preserve in a airtight glass case. Not cheap, but if you need that...
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Last Post: Dec 27, 2019 1:06pm
by Ross
Headlight Reflector Wanted
I'm looking for a headlight reflector for a 1930-31 Durant. I need the two light version. I can either buy it or trade for single bulb version ( I haver several). I plan to have it silver plated so the condition of the plating isn't important. Rick
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Last Post: Dec 21, 2019 8:29pm
by Rick Botti
Front bumper with the D's
Wasn't someone looking for these D medallions for 28 / 29. Don A spotted it on Kijiji Ontario> Windsor Region> Cars & Vehicles> Vehicle Parts, Tires, & Accessories> Auto Body Parts in Windsor Region> Ad ID 1476499874 https://www.kijiji.ca/v-view-details.html...
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Last Post: Dec 11, 2019 7:42am
by Norm Toone
ebay transmission
Just in case you haven't checked ebay lately- item #261138151490. A transmission for 30-31 vehicles(3 speed). $195.00 in Quebec. Good to have a spare?
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Last Post: Dec 1, 2019 7:50am
by Don Shilling
For Sales 1926 Durant Star in great condition
For Sales1926 Durant Star in great condition. The car is from the Willam Leonard collection. It has always been stored inside. Has wooden wheels and rear brakes only which I believe it is made in Oakland CA. The vehicle is located in Tyler Texas. In addition...
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Last Post: Nov 27, 2019 9:43am
by Nestor
Durant model 60 parts for sale
I got a call from a guy in N. Dakota with some Durant model 60 parts for sale or free. His name is Curt Holmgren(?). He has a cowl section, maybe some other body parts and maybe some running gear.(He is not sure what he's got, but he did take the VIN tag off the cowl...
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Last Post: Nov 13, 2019 10:37am
by Ross
1925 Star Touring
I have a 25 Star that has been completely restored and runs and drive nice. I can send pics to either a e-mail or phone, or any questions Thank you. I'm asking $15000.00
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Last Post: Nov 8, 2019 8:45am
by francis marchand
1920's Star engine and possible transmission for sale
Looking for someone that wants to buy a 1920's Star engine and possible transmission?
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Last Post: Oct 19, 2019 6:55am
by Patrick Reeve
egge pistons A-22
I have a set of pistons and rings for an 1922-25 A-22 Durant. Pistons and rings are .030 over. New in the box. $450 plus shipping. I'm sure these are over $1,000 now I also have a later 9 head bolt block for an A-22 ... free to good home. I'm in Tucson A...
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Last Post: Oct 18, 2019 6:15am
by Bob Smith
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