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  1. Electrical Questions and Answers
    Any Tri-fivers know of a place to send the original radio for repair/restoration? Thanks to all
  2. Videos from You Tube, Bing, etc.
    As explained in the video, this a Delco Radio from a 1963 Studebaker. Seems like a simple procedure, has anyone tried something similar on their original car radios that they may want to share?
  3. Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    Need help with wiring diagram for this dashboard. Also, radio wiring diagram would be greatly appreciated.
  4. 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
  5. Electrical Questions and Answers
    Hi, I picked up what I was told is a Wonder Bar Radio this weekend. The remote unit seems right and it has "Wonder Bar" on a sticker. The head unit does not have Wonder Bar on it so it is throwing me off a bit. The price was right so I am not too worried about it not being a true Wonder Bar...
  6. Electrical Questions and Answers
    I'm installing a newer radio to replace the factory one. My main question is, does the stock radio have a ground? There are only 2 wires in the small plugin On the side. A yellow and a grey. Is one a constant and one for when the key is turned to accessory or is one a ground? The...
  7. Electrical Questions and Answers
    Ive had a rapid drain on my battery for a month or so now, and after almost screwing up everything else in my car, ive pinpointed it down to the BAT fuse terminal. on the fuse block. when i take the fuse out, the drain stops. there are 3 wires connected to the terminal, one for the glove box...
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  9. Classifieds Section - For Sale Items ONLY!
    I am looking for a 55 clock with the speaker bezel. I make custom lamps and I think this would make a really cool lamp. Is there anyone out that a spare one of these that would like to off load for a decent price. :gba::bowtieb: Thanks guys, Joe
  10. Electrical Questions and Answers
    I've had a Custom Autosound radio in my '56 for over five years without a problem. Now the sound hardly plays even though there is never a problem with power to the unit because it always lights up and with visible numbers. Sometimes if I'm lucky the sound comes on only when I start the car...
  11. Interiors Questions and Answers
    I just bought a 55 bel air and need to replace the cassette (was modern equipment with a vintage look back in 1999 when the car was restored) with even more modern equipment Bluetooth, USB or Iphone compatible with the vintage look. There quite a few brands out there to choose from and I could...
  12. Interiors Questions and Answers
    I need to get access to the wiper motor on my recently acquired 57 chevy pickup. The truck still has the original radio in it. I pulled straight on the knobs thinking they would pull right off but they didn't budge and I didn't want to pull too hard on them. How do they come off? Thank you...
  13. Electrical Questions and Answers
    Has anyone had any luck with this brand of replacement radios for the '55? Seems VERY pricy.
  14. Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    I know a few of you have this 55 vintage looking radio from Ecklers. Could you suggest a good sounding 6 X 9 speaker and where I might get one? What I have now distorts so bad if you turn it up loud like you need to with...
  15. Electrical Questions and Answers
    I am planning on removing my original Delco radio from my 1957 chevy to bench test it. I took a look under the dash and it is not wired to the fuse box. It is a non-push button AM radio and all the tubes appear to be there. How do I go about removing the radio from the dash? Do I have to...
  16. Electrical Questions and Answers
    I have a '57 with a factory push button radio. I am getting a sort of squealing noise that I thought, was the generator. But, I have noticed I am getting it even with the engine off. I do not have the correct speaker though. Am I correct that these radios need a 4ohm speaker? I have noticed that...
  17. Stock Chevy Discussion 55-56-57
    Hi guys and gals, has anyone had this problem? I bought a 1955 Chevrolet AM/FM/Stereo Pushbutton Radio from Ecklers (Photo link below) and installed it yesterday. Problem: The push buttons bounce up and down and move side to side and will pull way out like they are gonna fall out. Wondered if...
  18. Classifieds Section - For Sale Items ONLY!
    Have an original pair of delete plates for sale in good condition with the original hardware intact. Im not on the internet very often. MY cell number is 573-239-2197. If you want to leave me a message ill call you back very quickly. Thanks.
  19. Electrical Questions and Answers
    A few days ago I posted my comments about needing jam nuts for my stock 57 radio...I found them at Double Nickel Chevy in Athens, GA... Phone # 706-548-6194 Hope this will help anyone else looking for these "nuts"!! :wavey:
  20. Electrical Questions and Answers
    Hey Guys... I am trying to install my stock 57 radio into my car...My problem is..I have the 2 jam nuts that hold the face plate on to the radio, but I am short the 2 jam nuts to secure the radio to the dash. I think the nuts are 1/2" 24...a very fine thread. I have tried Radio Shack, Ace...
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