After market cruise control

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After market cruise control

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Hey all,

Any help on what this aftermarket cruise control is?? I have somebody interested, but would like to get some info on it and check things out.

TIA,

Chris
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Looks like a Speedostat unit made by Precision controls and sold by Montgomery Wards. I installed a bunch of 'em back in the day.
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rer233 wrote: Mon Feb 03, 2020 7:51 am Looks like a Speedostat unit made by Precision controls and sold by Montgomery Wards. I installed a bunch of 'em back in the day.
Dang, that's impressive, Rich. Well done.
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As I have perused the internet at lunch time, I feel the pictures are more similar to an older Dana speed control system I found on ebay.

https://www.ebay.com/itm/VINTAGE-DANA-C ... 3631165468

Here is a pic of the controller in the background (which I believe is 4 or less wires) before I removed it from the car.
I guess I just need to carefully remove all related parts and sell as-is, I would just like to be able to point to a likely installation manual, etc.

Chris
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Hey all,

Any additional help on this would be great.

Chris
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Oddly, one of my cars has that same cruise control switch on the column that you have in the picture but I believe it was a replacement for the original "Specific Cruise Systems, Inc" control switch that must have gone bad because I also found the original in the car. I wonder if it was just kind of a generic cruise control switch?
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Although this isn't the same cruise control that you have, I thought I'd share some interesting original artifacts I found with one of my cars from its dealer installed cruise control.
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