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  1. Tack Strip Locations

    Interiors Questions and Answers
    Hello, I am in the middle of replacing the tack strips in my 57 Chevy 2-dr sedan and need some help on the tack strip locations. My 57 was cobbled together by one of the previous owners and had the headliner glued in certain areas with no tack strip underneath. Is there an illustration showing...
  2. Headliner Bow Sagging

    Interiors Questions and Answers
    At highway speed (windows open) the first bow from the front window sags, drawing the second bow down slightly. Is there an easy fix? Will headliner need to be pulled out? Is there a positive attachment that may have come loose? This is not the "center" bow near the dome light, but one...
  3. Dome Light and Headliner Installation

    Interiors Questions and Answers
    All, Previous owner pulled out the center section of the original 1956 Sport Coupe headliner to install new wires to the dome light. Does the headliner install between the roof cross brace and the dome light mounting base/cup? Or, do I cut a round circle in the headlinger and the dome light...
  4. 2 Dr HT interior stainless c pillar dogleg

    Interiors Questions and Answers
    Happy New Year to everyone! I am including two pictures which will describe what I am trying to do better than I can. I have installed my headliner and all of the interior trim moldings except for the small pieces in the back lower corner. I cannot locate a screw hole near the top of the...
  5. Interior Colors Help Needed

    Interiors Questions and Answers
    Hello, just rescued my 56 Bel Air 4 door sedan from defunct builder. The car is on a rotisserie with the body work mostly, if not fully complete. I will need lots of parts and am trying to identify the interior as there is none of it left. The car is paint code 756D Grecian Gold over Calypso...
  6. color of original windlass and headliner

    Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    Hello, I am trying to "cleanup" my 57 Bel Air 4 door sedan, trim code 666, paint code 811. The headliner is not the original and I want to replace it with the correct cloth liner. The seats are black on turquoise. The windlass may be original but I am not sure. The current windlass is black...
  7. Headliner and back glass

    Interiors Questions and Answers
    Just got my headliner installed. The interior guy seems to know what he's doing, and the headliner generally looks great. But where the headliner ends at the back of the car, w/o the back glass installed, the headliner is not flat against the car - especially the ends nearest the side of the...
  8. *Interior recommendations and chromium

    Interiors Questions and Answers
    I have finally started on an interior for my 55 210post car. The driveline is ready. I'll start on a few finishing brake lines soon. I found a guy in Texarkana that does incredible work. His whole family is in there sewing (mexican) He is a super nice guy. My back seat is $450, and $350 for...
  9. Headliner Bow Conundrum

    Interiors Questions and Answers
    Installing headliner in 57 bel air 4 door. Unfortunately bows were not labeled. How do i determine which bow goes where? Appreciate the assistance.
  10. Windlace, 57 Chevy

    Interiors Questions and Answers
    I am interested in instructions for installing windlace in 1957 Chevy, 4 door, Bel Air. I am also interested in a source for purchasing a complete set of windlace for the same car. Thank you.
  11. how to attach tacking strips

    Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    I am getting ready to work on new headliner I wonder how did you installed tack strips. What kind , plastic or rubber.mabe leather. Is it possible to glue it? Where is best place to buy them. Thanks for any information.
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