Super A wrote:Bus Driver wrote:One local fellow had a Massey combine with Chrysler industrial engine. Struck out finding engine parts anywhere. So he asked an oldtimer (me) to take a look and advise. Told him to ask for parts for a 1954 Plymouth. And that was correct. 1954 Plymouth had just one engine, no options, so the parts guy could not get confused.
Was it a Chrysler "leaning tower of power? Our first 300 had a Chrysler slant 6. That machine burned up in the field. The one that replaced it had the perkins diesel.
The one he is talking about would have been the flathead 6.