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Austin A 40

Herman’s Austin A 40 –

Herman told me he bought the Austin in England, and That “only an engine revision was needed”.  It seems this little Austin was consuming 1 litre of oil for every 100 Kilometres Herman says the car is fine now,  and drives well.

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(note . . Oil consumption)

There are some that say the A40 came with an ‘umbrella’ in the tool kit for mechanics when  working under a hoist)

 

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