The 1956 Buick Showroom Display is one of the rarest marketing items for its year. We've stumbled upon its pieces and are considerring a rebuild. Read more!
The new 1956 Buick Heater & Defroster with Air Conditioning brings a continuous flow of outside air warmed thermostatically to your pleasure.Read more!
SECTION 2-E 1956 BUICK REPLACEMENT OF ENGINE PARTS - CRANKSHAFT AND CONNECTING ROD BEARINGS, PISTONS AND RINGS 2-17 1956 BUICK REPLACEMENT OF CONNECTING ROD BEARINGS A 1956 Buick connecting rod bearing consists of two halves or shells which are alike and interchangeable in rod and cap. When the shells are placed in rod and cap [...]
SECTION 13-D 1956 BUICK CONVERTIBLE TOP POWER SYSTEM 13-12 OPERATION OF 1956 BUICK FOLDING TOP When the control knob is pushed forward, the feed wire is connected to the red motor lead and the motor and pump assembly operate to force the hydraulic fluid through the hoses to the lower ends of the double-acting cylinders. [...]
SECTION 13-E 1956 BUICK POWER FRONT SEAT ASSEMBLY 13-15 GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF 1956 BUICK FRONT SEAT ASSEMBLIES Three types of 1956 Buick seat adjusters are available for the front seat assembly. On all 1956 Buick models except 66C, 56C, 73, 76C, 76R, the manual seat adjuster is installed as standard equipment and the six-way electric [...]
SECTION 13-C 1956 BUICK WINDSHIELD WIPERS, AND UPPER INSTRUMENT PANEL 13-10 1956 BUICK WINDSHIELD WIPERS Description of 1956 Buick Windshield Wipers All series windshield wiper motors are mounted on an auxiliary drive which is attached to the front face of the cowl panel under the hood. The motor drives a short shaft in the auxiliary [...]
SECTION 13-B - 1956 BUICK DOORS AND COMPARTMENT LIDS 13-5 1956 BUICK DOOR LOCKS AND HANDLES Description of 1956 Buick Door Locks and Handles Each 1956 Buick door lock is operated by a push button in the stationary outside handle and also by an inside handle and remote control assembly which is connected to the [...]
SECTION 13-A INTRODUCTION, CARE OF 1956 BUICK BODY, COMPOUNDS, BODY MOUNTINGS 13-1 INTRODUCTION Scope of Group 13 Group 13 contains the most essential adjustment and replacement procedures required for ordinary servicing of bodies. These procedures may be performed by any competent mechanic without specialized experience in 1956 Buick body repair work, and may be accomplished [...]
GROUP 12 - 1956 BUICK FRAME AND SHEET METAL 12-1 CHECKING ALIGNMENT OF 1956 BUICK FRAME Checking Alignment of 1956 Buick Frame and Suspension Members When a 1956 Buick frame has been damaged by accident the following procedure may be used to check alignment of the frame, and the alignment of the chassis suspension members [...]
SECTION 11-B 1956 BUICK HEATER, AIR CONDITIONER 11-6 1956 BUICK HEATER AND DEFROSTER 1956 Buick Heater Installation Description The combination heater and defroster core and housing is mounted low on the right side of the cowl between the cowl side panel and the right front fender. This high capacity core serves both the 1956 Buick [...]