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1922 Durant A-22

Special Features

  • Simplicity and strength of construction.
  • Accessibility of all parts to minimize maintenance cost.
  • Rigidity of chassis frame accomplished by the use of the "tubular backbone".
  • Motor designed by Durant engineers, valve in head type.
  • Alemite system of lubrication.

Coupe



Roadster



Sedan



Touring


Models

  • Roadster $890.001
  • Touring $890.001
  • Coupe $1,365.001
  • Sedan $1,365.001
Notes:
1 1922 prices, US dollars, f.o.b. Lansing

Serial Number Range

  • N-1222 to N-13441 (roadster)
  • N-2 to N-15407 (touring)
  • N-2485 to N-15275 (sedan)
  • N-2486 to N-15184 (coupe)

Specifications

ENGINE
4 cylinder, overhead-valve type, fully encased. Bore: 3-7/8", stroke: 4¼"; S.A.E. rating 24 horsepower; brake horsepower at 1800 r.p.m. 35.
LUBRICATION
Circulating splash with pump.
COOLING SYSTEM
By centrifugal pump through honeycomb radiator; adjustable fan.
FUEL SYSTEM
Vacuum feed from 13½ gallon tank on rear.
ELECTRIC SYSTEM
2-unit; generator with starting motor; distributor and coil mounted on generator; battery of ample capacity.
CLUTCH
Single plate disc, requiring lubrication but once a year.
TRANSMISSION
Selective; 3 speeds forward and reverse; mounted as separate unit.
FRONT AXLE
I-Beam forging, "reverse Elliot" type. Timken tapered roller bearings.
REAR AXLE
¾-floating; live axles removable from hubs. Ring and pinion, chrome nickel steel, spiral cut teeth. Timken tapered roller bearings.
STEERING GEAR
Worm and wheel type.
BRAKES
Internal and external on rear wheels; 12" diameter.
FRAME
Standard drop frame, reinforced by "tubular backbone".
SPRINGS
Half-elliptic. front 34"x2"; rear 48"x2".
WHEELS
Tires, 31"x4", all-weather tread on rear; on demountable rims.
CHASSIS LUBRICATION
Alemite system throughout.
WHEELBASE
109 inches
STANDARD EOUIPMENT
Latest drum shaped headlights with legal lenses; dash light; license holder; electric horn; speedometer; demountable rims with extra rim; ignition lock; robe rail; Alemite pump; complete set of tools.
BODY
Stream-line; genuine leather upholstery. Full five-passenger capacity with plenty of leg room. Special tire carrier bolted to frame. Instrument board finished in Circassian walnut. Crown fenders, reinforced.

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