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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone. I currently live and work in Virginia but was sooner born and bred and that is where my car is currently. My short story, I've grown up with cars my whole life (my dad taught auto mechanics). My first vehicle is a 1959 Apache Fleetside that I worked on with my dad. I made a...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hey Tri-Fivers, I'm a 29 year old firefighter from Alberta who was born into a family of mechanics. Although I pursued a different career path, classic cars have always been in my blood. Quite a number of years ago, my grandpa picked up a '57 Chevy 210 two-door post and began piecing it...
  3. Classifieds Section - For Sale Items ONLY!
    I am changing my combo a bit and looking to sell my BBC headers and exhaust system. The headers were on the car when I got it and the drivers side been modified by the prior owner to fit the factory manual steering box. The headers are Headman Headers part #69111 and cost $250.00 new. The...
  4. Classifieds Section - For Sale Items ONLY!
    1957 Rear Quarter 4 door 150 Stainless Steel Molding"NEW OLD STOCK" (never been on car!) (Pair) 864-430-5499 200.00
  5. Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    Hey guys, I have a bit of a concerning question. So when I don't start up my car for a few days, the first time i start it up it has a knock sound that goes away very quickly. It doesn't happen when cranking but only when it turns over. It sounds like it knocks 3-4 times and goes away very...
  6. Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    I'm considering adding Power Steering and Power Brakes to the 57 Chevy pictured below. This is my dad's car. He has dementia, and its bad, so I'm unable to get any information from him. I'd like to take him for some rides before his battle with dementia ends. What's a ballpark cost for...
  7. Wanted/WTB/Trade/Free Stuff. Cars & Car Parts Only
    I am looking for a FACTORY STEEL original passenger side fender with no damage and preferably no repairs.. please send email to [email protected] Thank you
  8. Interiors Questions and Answers
    I'm currently restoring a 1957 210 Del-Ray in Copper and Beige (Sierra Gold and Adobe Beige) and need to know what interior kits to avoid and which turned out okay in your experience(s). On stock seats of course. So far I've found Ecklers at $1,899.99 for complete kit and Ciadella Interiors at...
  9. Wanted/WTB/Trade/Free Stuff. Cars & Car Parts Only
    Looking for a good used replacement 9 passenger gas tank, the one in my car is beyond repair. Hopefully, someone has one they are looking to sell! Let me know what you have. Thanks!
  10. Interiors Questions and Answers
    I have recently purchased a 57 210 project car and it coincidentally turns out to be a Del-ray. I know what 55-56 Del-Ray seats look like but not familiar with how the 57 one should be. I keep seeing the factory colored drawing photo of it on all the sites but would like to see an authentic one...
  11. Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    Okay, wanted to get some opinions on this car. its a 57 150 sedan, owner 'claims' 33K original miles. Straight 6 in it, no rust other than surface. All glass intact, none broken. No dents, no wrecks, very straight overall. Interior all intact, no rodents, etc. 2nd owner......would like to get...
  12. Wanted/WTB/Trade/Free Stuff. Cars & Car Parts Only
    I'm looking to trade the hood, fenders and doors from a 57 150 2-door wagon for a transmission - preferably a Turbo 400. I live near Orlando. Pics below.
  13. Suspension Questions Chassis, Brakes, Shocks, Etc
    I recently purchased a 57 2-door wagon and the frame is more swiss cheese than I thought so I have to replace it. That leaves me with just a body and dash to start with. I need to save money at all costs without sacrificing a solid foundation. That being said I was thinking about retrofitting a...
  14. Project Update Section, Post Project Updates Here
    This is the first post - for my first restoration project - ever. A few weeks ago I purchased 1957 150 2-door wagon from a shop that didn't have time for it. They flipped it for the owner who had it sitting in a field. Being my first build and getting caught up in the fact that I had come across...
  15. New Member Introductions
    Hello! I am a new member and I live near Orlando, Florida. Just recently I purchased a '57 150 2-door wagon. This is my first build and I'm really looking forward to hearing and learning from all of you in my project thread.
  16. Tri Five Cars for Sale
    1957 Chevrolet 210 in Light Blue & White over Matching Interior. Equipped with a 350ci V8 Engine mated to a Turbo 350 Automatic Transmission. This beautiful restored 57 Chevy is set up as the perfect weekend driver that can also turn heads at your local car show. Fitted with Air Conditioning...
  17. Classifieds Section - For Sale Items ONLY!
    I have several parts I am willing to let go. Hood, Gauge cluster, Steering wheel, drivers Door (4 dr sedan).and others. I paid $300 for the Hood. Door was $100 Dash Cluster was $150 Steering Wheel $150 Make me an offer on the stainless or the window garnish trim, some are better than others...
  18. Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    I am a new member and I have a 57 two-ten with the standard A.M. radio with the knobs I can get the backlight to come on but no sound the car has sat for most of its life only having 39k miles please help
  19. Wanted/WTB/Trade/Free Stuff. Cars & Car Parts Only
    Hello All, I'm a new younger member (27) and a new owner of a 1957 Belair 2 Dr Hardtop that I'm restoring to original with my dad. It currently has a 350 auto transmission from the 70's in it and I'm getting the parts to change it back over to the factory 3 speed. The one part that is no longer...
  20. Tri Five Cars for Sale
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