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1926 Star M

Special Features

  • Hayes-Hunt body
  • Continental four cylinder engine

Coach



Touring


Models

  • Coach $695.001
  • Coupster $610.001
  • Roadster $525.001
  • Sedan $795.001
  • Touring $525.001
Notes:

1 1926 prices, US dollars, f.o.b. Lansing

Serial Number Range

  • C-350000 to C-379999
  • E-350000 to E-379999
  • L-350000 to L-379999
  • T-350000 to T-379999

Specifications

ENGINE
Four-cylinder, L-head type, detachable head; Nelson Bohnalite pistons with invar steel struts; 3-3/8" bore by 4-1/4" stroke; piston displacement, 152 cubic inches; 30 brake horsepower.
CYLINDERS
Cast in block with upper half of crankcase; detachable head.
VALVES
1-1/2" diameter; 5/16" lift.
CRANKSHAFT BEARINGS
Front, 1-1/2" by 1-25/32"; center, 1-1/2" by 1-9/16"; rear, 1-1/2" by 2-3/4".
CAMSHAFT BEARINGS
Front, 1-3/4" by 1-3/8"; center, 1-5/8" by 1"; rear, 1-1/2" by 1-33/64".
ENGINE LUBRICATION
Force feed to all main, connecting-rod and camshaft bearings.
COOLING SYSTEM
Honeycomb type radiator; capacity, 8 quarts; 16" fan, 4 blades; pump.
GASOLINE SUPPLY
Capacity of tank, 11-1/2 gallons; placed at rear. Vacuum feed.
CARBURETOR
One-inch, plain tube, air and fuel adjustment. Exhaust and intake manifold with hot spot, mounted on left side of engine.
CLUTCH
Single-plate, dry-disc, enclosed in flywheel; seperately removable.
TRANSMISSION
Standard, selective sliding-gear type; three speeds forward and one reverse.
FRONT AXLE
Standard drop-forged "I" beam section with reverse Elliott type steering mechanism. Tapered roller wheel bearings.
REAR AXLE
Semi-floating, simple design, with spiral-bevel ring gear and pinion.
STEERING GEAR
Semi-irreversible, worm-and-gear type. Ball thrust bearings. 16" wheel.
BRAKES
External contracting, internal expanding; 11" brake drum. Easy adjustment.
CHASSIS LUBRICATION
Alemite pressure system.
SPRINGS
Semi-elliptic; front, 35-7/8"; rear, 53-3/4".
WHEELBASE
103 inches.
CONTROLS
Center control; accelerator pedal. Spark and throttle levers on steering column. Speedometer, ammeter, oil gauge, choke, ignition and lighting switch on instrument board.
STARTING, LIGHTING, IGNITION
Generator, starting motor, igniter, coil, motor-driven horn.
STANDARD EQUIPMENT
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