The Maintenance Page

 

 
Lubrication Points

 

 
Lubrication Point Frequency Type of Lube Quantity Remarks
 1   King pins  1,000 miles  Chassis Lube  4 places as required  
 2   Tie rod ends  1,000 miles  Chassis Lube  4 places as required  
 3   Wheel bearings  30,000 miles  Wheel bearing grease  4 places as required  Clean & re-pack
 4   Steering Gear  1,000 miles  Steering gear lube  As required  Check - do not drain
 5   Air cleaner  As required  Engine oil  SAE 50  As required  
 6   Distributor (L-6)  12,000 miles  Engine oil  As required   turn of lubricator *
 7   Distributor (V-8)
       - Hinge cap oiler
       - Cam lubricator
       - Governor air cleaner

 1,000 miles
 1,000 miles
 12,000 miles

 Engine oil
 Engine oil

 As required
 As required

 Fill to top of oiler
 Rotate lubricator *
 Replace air cleaner
 8   Main cylinder  1,000 miles  Delco Super No. 11  As required  " below filler
 9   Transmission
       - Synchromesh
       - Automatic
       - Power-matic

 1,000 miles
 1,000 miles
 10,000 miles

 Multi-purpose
 AQ-ATF-A
 AQ-ATF-A

 As required
 As required
 Approximately 9 quarts
 See "Checking & Filling"
 in lube section of manual
 10  Throttle bell crank  1,000 miles  Engine oil  As required  
 11  Carburetor linkage  1,000 miles  Engine oil  As required  
 12  Brake & clutch pedal springs  1,000 miles  Engine oil  As required  
 13  Power brake air cleaner  Semi-annually      Clean
 14  Propeller shaft slip joints  1,000 miles  Chassis Lube  2 places as required  
 15  Universal joints  1,000 miles  Chassis Lube  4 places as required  
 16  Spring hangers  1,000 miles  Chassis Lube  4 places as required  4 Cam surfaces
 17  Rear axle

 1,000 miles
 1,000 miles
 15,000 miles
 Multi-purpose

 See specifications

 Drain after 1st 1,000 miles
 Check every 1,000 miles
 Drain - See "Lube" section

 

 

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