Vauxhall Cresta Pas & Pad (1958-59)

Vauxhall Cresta Pas & Pad (1958-59)

The Car

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The Specs

Below are the technical specifications and any performance numbers we could get.


Bore & Stroke 79.375mm x 76.2mm
Displacement 2262cc
Firing order 1,5,3,6,2,4
Oil pressure (hot)
25 – 35 lb./sq. in.

Fuel Supply

Carburetor Zenith 34 VNT
Choke 29
Main 115
Compensating 100
Air Bleed F/T 1.2 mm
Slow Running 55


Intake tappet clearance 0.013″ (hot)
Exhaust tappet clearance 0.013″ (hot)
Valve-timing indication Location marks on timing gears
Intake valve opens 19.6° BTDC


Breaker gap 0.021″ – 0.023″ (New)
0.019″ – 0.021″ (Service)
Plug gap S0.028″ – 0.030″
Ignition timing indication Engine side of flywheel
Ignition timing


Clutch type Borg & Beck 8 A6
Clutch linings Zinc-reinforced wound asbestos yarn


Brake type Lockheed Hydraulic 2LS (front) L&Ts (rear)
Brake linings Raybestos X30

Wheel Alignment

Toe-In 18” at wheel rim
Camber 0° 38′ laden
Caster angle 2° laden
King pin angle