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    I believe volvo 140140 is talking about putting...

    I believe volvo 140140 is talking about putting the horizontal spindle back together.
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    I see, my FP2 is serial 46558. So it's was made...

    I see, my FP2 is serial 46558. So it's was made about 950 machines later than yours, still in 1958 based on what I have read, really close to being in 1959. And your machines number might place it in...
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    Your machine having only one sight glass is...

    Your machine having only one sight glass is strange and nothing I have seen before, but my experience is limited. What is the serial number of your FP2?
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    Actually I believe I will recant, I did set up my...

    Actually I believe I will recant, I did set up my photo correctly and the setup there will show any axial play. The picture makes it seem as if what it measuring is the outer spindle. But no go and...
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    You are correct, I've never noticed that before...

    You are correct, I've never noticed that before but yeah the setup as shown is obviously wrong. I remember though that photo is taken after the final assembly of the spindle with grease, as I forgot...
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    This is how I measured axial play, but by...

    This is how I measured axial play, but by reorienting the indicator to read against the inside of the taper and moving it sideways one can measure radial play.

    https://i.imgur.com/oBKDgEg.jpg
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