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  1. Classic Instruments Gauges 1955-1956 Chevy Belair For Sale

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    Up for Sale are a set of Classic Instruments Gauges for 1955-1956 Chevy Belair. Condition is Used. This unit was installed in 2012 when my car was built. I am doing a LS Engine swap and the computer requires different gauges. This unit works perfectly. The odometer reads 23,400 miles. The unit...
  2. How many 55-57 Nomad owners do have on here?

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    And what state of condition is it in. Mine is a 56 and it has been totally restored to show condition not a trailer queen i drive my cars in nice weather.Sorry guys tried to post a pic with no luck?
  3. ProTouring 1955 post car by MetalWorks

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    This 55 started out as an unfinished and forgotten project from the ProStreet era. MetalWorks transformed it into a modern ProTouring build. The 55 sits on an Art Morrison chassis, and features a GM Performance LS power train. You can view the 55's full build at...
  4. Rolling & powered 55 Chevy chassis $3000

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    SOLD SOLD SOLD For sale: Rolling and powered 1955 Chevy chassis (not convertible). - Great running 265 V8 with a 2spd cast iron Powerglide trans - Upgraded power steering box and front disc brakes - P205/75R15 www tires - No title $3000.00 541-341-3372 Can been seen at MetalWorks (1045...
  5. 1955 Chevrolet 2dr post

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    1955 Chevrolet for sale good clean body have title $8500 Also have 55 Chevrolet 1piece California frame pro touring w/Detroit speed front c6 suspension and art Morrison tri five rear suspension w fabricated 9”housing Baer 6 piston calipers strange aluminum thru bolt 9” third member w true...
  6. 1955 1st Series 3800 Platform

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    Hey all, Bought the truck back in November last year and moved it to a friends place for the winter; moved it to my place in May. After a few work sessions here and there, we got it started running reliably. I am eventually going to do a frame up restoration, but in the meantime its going to a...
  7. Car Weight Question

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    Anyone have a rough idea on what a 1955 Chevy 4 Door Bel Air Sedan weighs with no engine, tranny, fenders, hood or any interior? Just body, frame and doors. :gba:
  8. 1956 Bel Air Convertible. Newman Chassis. Fuel Injected.

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    bel air SOLD
  9. help find a difficult part (spacer, manual 3-spd steering column)

    Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    Hello again. Anyone have a source for the 3711082 SPACER in the drawing below? I already searched the internet a lot but no success. Any help is much appreciated. http://www.trifive.com/garage/55%20Chevy%20Assembly%20Manual/7-3.gif
  10. Hello from Brazil

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    Hello friends, down here in BR the classic Chevy is very rare but we have some few. I have a '55 210 6-cyl that currently is not running but I hope to get it running one day (I could use some help finding parts). I have some bad pictures:
  11. VIN vs Daily Production

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    Hey all, New TriFive member and recently purchased 1955 Chevy 3800 owner here. Ive looked up the "Daily Production" list on this site and while I *think* I found what day my truck was assembled, I noticed the list was a "1955 Chevy Car" list - I dont know if those VIN numbers are the same for...
  12. WTB 1955 V8 exhaust heat riser valve

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    I'm looking for an original large "tombstone" exhaust heat riser valve for a 55 265 V8. The one I need has a large weight that is rectangular with a curved top and part numbers plus "GM" stamped in the face of the weight. In later years the weight on the valve is more of a lollypop on a stick...
  13. WTB 12V 1955 steelback headlight bulb

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    I need one steelback Guide headlight bulb to replace one that got hit by a stone. It has a little "12V" in the middle of the lens. The metal shell is typically painted black but sometimes silver or grey. If you have one that is burnt out but still has a very nice lens I could use the lens to...
  14. Wanted: A 1955 Chevy Bel Air 4 Door B Pillar

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    Anyone have a passenger side B Pillar that that have from a parts car or any 4 to 2 conversions they are working on they want to part with or sell? Please contact me. :flag6:
  15. Can you buy this?

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    Hey guys do you know if you can buy the center post for a four door 55? I've looked and have been unable to find one. If you can can someone let me know where. Thanks.
  16. Curb Feelers

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    Did a search & no joy on this topic? I want to install some curb feelers on my 55 chev, but NOT sure where to put them. Here's where I'm thinking. Behind the tirewell, but in reality would it prevent tire rubs? The logical place is ahead of the tires but no place to attach on the bumper...
  17. Wilwood Kit # 140-11491 $600.00

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    Have a brand new Willwood disc brake conversion kit for sale. Still in the box, in un-used condition. $600 for an $800 kit. Link to the description: http://www.wilwood.com/BrakeKits/BrakeKitsProdFront.aspx?itemno=140-11491 SOLD
  18. 55 Chevy Custom Parts

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    55 Chevy Custom Parts ***SOLD*** Everything is SOLD. Thank you Tri Five! Mods please delete this thread when you get a chance. Thank you!
  19. 1955 Chevy 4 door rear dog legs

    Metal Fabrication and Repair Questions
    Does anybody have any experience in replacing the rear dog legs on a 1955 Chevy 4 door? I am getting ready to replace them and just wanted to see if there were any tips out there on how to mark it out and cut it out. Is there any hidden pieces to be concerned about? If you have photos that...
  20. Starting my 1955 Chevy 4 door replacement

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    We its time! Getting ready to start my 1955 Chevy 4 door floor replacement. Had a buddy come over and help me get started welding in from 2x2 square tubbing bracing I had laying around. I know its overkill but its just stuff I had laying around. This car is differently not going to move hahaha...
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