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shoe box Jack 07-07-2020 10:34 AM

49 horn

the horn on the 49 quite working. I under stand if you push down on the horn ring and turn left the horn can be removed then you can clean the contacts? when I remove the horn ring will anything fall out? thanks for any help. Jack

corvette8n 07-07-2020 10:49 AM

Re: 49 horn

Did you try running power direct to the Horn?, my '41 also has a horn relay not sure if '49 does another point of failure. I would test all that before I took wheel apart. Could also be a broken wire in steering column.

rotorwrench 07-07-2020 12:14 PM

Re: 49 horn

The horn ring will have a spring to hold the tension on it but it won't fly out after the tension is released. The rubber ring is the major problem.

This is a link for instructions by Bruce Lancaster and it's as good as it gets.

shoe box Jack 07-07-2020 01:42 PM

Re: 49 horn

Thanks; Rotorwrench great info. Jack.

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