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1950 Chrysler Windsor Newbie

Discussion in 'New to the H.A.M.B.? Introduce yourself here!' started by 1950Windsor, Aug 4, 2014.

  1. 1950Windsor
    Joined: Aug 4, 2014
    Posts: 3

    1950Windsor

    Hi all, I am new to the forum from Northern Illinois! I hope my posting is o.k. I did read the "newbie" post and rules.

    I currently just picked up a 1950 Chrysler Windsor Highlander. It is all original including down to the owners certificate from 1950. Has factory seat covers on the seats but underneath are the plaid and leather. When running it sounds like an old smooth sewing machine. I love the semi-auto trans and how it shifts by just letting off the accelerator. I get inside and you can SMELL the old car smell, the wear and age the character of the car. I am a female who was raised with an appreciation of older cars.

    I just wanted to drop in and say hi before I go off getting lost reading all of your posts.

    I posted some photos below for your viewing pleasure. My idea on this is to keep it as original as possible while cleaning the car up. I am currently debating repainting it or not. I love suggestions and advice.

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  2. fifty5rod
    Joined: Feb 12, 2011
    Posts: 185

    fifty5rod
    Member
    from El Paso TX

    Like your chrysler!
     

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  3. fifty5rod
    Joined: Feb 12, 2011
    Posts: 185

    fifty5rod
    Member
    from El Paso TX

  4. Arthur1958
    Joined: Jun 29, 2009
    Posts: 230

    Arthur1958
    Member

    Wow! That is in great condition. I would not change anything.
     

  5. fiddy windy
    Joined: Mar 24, 2014
    Posts: 15

    fiddy windy
    Member
    from S.Carolina

    Love it got one myself. ImageUploadedByH.A.M.B.1411690782.229528.jpg ImageUploadedByH.A.M.B.1411690814.324937.jpg ImageUploadedByH.A.M.B.1411690835.831628.jpg


    I got H.A.M.B apps for that!
     
  6. Welcome, nice ride!
     
  7. Welcome, I would not change anything either, I remember that transmission from my pop's Windsor.
     

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