Compartment

Firewall Cover – proper location for throttle rod pass thru

  • Author: Jim Dawson
  • Year: 2013
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 57

Voltage Regulator Cover Marking

  • Author: Wynne Eminger
  • Year: 2013
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 28

Power brake booster bracket

  • Author: Jim Dinunzio
  • Year: 2011
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 38

56 T-Bird Power Brakes

  • Author: Jim Dinunzio
  • Year: 2011
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 38

Power steering fluid

  • Author: Jim Dinunzio
  • Year: 2010
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 62

Dual Master Cylinder for 1957

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 2010
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 52

Broken Hood Release Cable

  • Author: Dick Stern
  • Year: 2009
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 64

Power Brake Grabbing

  • Author: Jim Dinunzio
  • Year: 2008
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 45

Master Cylinder Leaking

  • Author: Dick Stern
  • Year: 2007
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 50

Power Brake Booster Markings

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2007
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 22

Vacuum Wiper Motor Repair

  • Author: Trail Bird News
  • Year: 2007
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 38

Extra Pulley?

  • Author: Jim Dinunzio
  • Year: 2006
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 31

1956 Mid-Year Changes

  • Author: David Tulowitzky/Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2006
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 29

Color of PS Pump

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2005
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 45

1957 Master Cylinder Identification

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2005
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 51

Type ‘F’ ATF and Power Steering Fluid

  • Author: Ford Motor Company
  • Year: 2003
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 49

Power Steering Filter

  • Author: Don Walread
  • Year: 2003
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 38

Lubricating Your T-Bird

  • Author: CASCO
  • Year: 2002
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 42

Heater and Defroster Maintenance

  • Author: Gary Minkin
  • Year: 2002
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 34

Authenticity – Speedometer Cable Routing

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2002
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 48

Authenticity – Vent Cables

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2002
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 42

Authenticity – decoding the data plate

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2001
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 58

How to read the data plate

  • Author: Lin Somsak
  • Year: 2001
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 31

Authenticity – data plate information

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2000
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 45

Authenticity – Horn

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2000
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 42

Authenticity – power steering conversion

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2000
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 55

Authenticity – data plate

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2000
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 55

Authenticity – inspection stamps

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2000
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 47

Manual steering box

  • Author: Dick Stern
  • Year: 2000
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 46

Authenticity – data plate translations

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 2000
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 51

Authenticity – underside of fenders

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1999
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 55

Authenticity – 1956 T-bird data plate

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1999
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 55

Production code

  • Author: Dick Stern
  • Year: 1999
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 53

Authenticity – data plate translation

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1999
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 51

Authenticity – original black paint – gloss or satin

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1999
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 52

Authenticity – paint and color finishes heater motor

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1998
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 50

Windshield wiper and heater – water is pouring in my car

  • Author: Ken West
  • Year: 1998
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 44

Corrosion control

  • Author: Ford Car Club Council
  • Year: 1998
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 43

Horn wire replacement

  • Author: Steve Frano
  • Year: 1998
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 42

Empting power steering pump without a mess

  • Author: Jay Raine
  • Year: 1996
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 52

Power steering conversion

  • Author: Barry Thomas
  • Year: 1996
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 51

Power steering vent hole-plug or not

  • Author: Dick Swimart
  • Year: 1995
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 49

Steering column rubbing

  • Author: Don O'Laughlin
  • Year: 1995
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 48

1957 overdrive and steering

  • Author: Jim Wayne
  • Year: 1995
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 45

Steering box lubricant

  • Author: Ken Smizinski
  • Year: 1995
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 37

Winter hinge lubrication

  • Author: Pat McCartney
  • Year: 1995
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 43

Engine fires

  • Author: Birds' Eye View
  • Year: 1994
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 47

Freeing up heater controls

  • Author: Central Florida News
  • Year: 1994
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 29

How to remount hood latch dowel plate

  • Author: Barry Thomas
  • Year: 1994
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 39

Power steering leaks

  • Author: A.H. Vito, Jr.
  • Year: 1994
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 10

Fire protection

  • Author: Jay Raine
  • Year: 1993
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 56

Authenticity Data Plate

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1993
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 21

Steering gear lock-up

  • Author: C. James
  • Year: 1993
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 29

1957 horn relays

  • Author: Hoosier Bird News
  • Year: 1992
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 35

Authenticity – correct color of bolts for lower shields

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1989
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 34

Don’t junk that old 1957 speedometer – removing steering column

  • Author: Joe Gumprecht
  • Year: 1988
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 9

An ounce of prevention – steering gear box

  • Author: Ben Owen
  • Year: 1988
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 8

Fire wall color

  • Author: Mildred Lassey
  • Year: 1988
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 38

Authenticity – body off restoration – floorpan and under fenders

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1987
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 22

A 1955 Thunderbird data plate story

  • Author: Ford Johnson
  • Year: 1987
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 19

Rewiring your T’bird

  • Author: Barry Thomas
  • Year: 1987
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 29

Authenticity – Staple marks under the hood

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1987
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 17

Power steering system

  • Author: Barry Thomas
  • Year: 1987
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 39

Authenticity – Similarity of 1955 & 1956 items

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1986
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 15

Replating the steering column

  • Author: Rick Little
  • Year: 1985
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 12

Paint for steering column

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1983
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 23

Manifold heat control valve

  • Author: R.W. Dickson
  • Year: 1982
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 35

Engine compartment color

  • Author: Barry Thomas
  • Year: 1982
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 18

Fuel pump vacuum hose routing

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1982
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 27

Finishes for duct work

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1982
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 29

Finishes for front end sheet metal

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1982
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 28

Ford Archives photos

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1981
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 12

1957 heater hose bands, placement of?

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1981
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 41

Wiring looms: make or buy?

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1981
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 26

Engine dress-up kit

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1981
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 20

Radio volume wire to distributor 1957

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1980
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 21

Finishes: oil filler tube, oil pan, vent tube, accelerator linkage

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1980
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 22

Authenticity – Finishes, miscellaneous

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1980
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 9

Authenticity – Finishes, fresh air heater, etc.

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1980
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 9

Cleaning engine compartment

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1979
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 25

Battery hold-down bracket finish

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1979
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 25

Authenticity – engine compartment finishes

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1979
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 9

Windshield washer jet clogging

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1979
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 22

Wiring junction block LF fender

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1979
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 28

Power brake plumbing

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1979
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 28

Temperature gauge wire reversal

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1979
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 33

Horn wire through steering box

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1979
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 31

Finishes engine compartment misc.

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1979
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 9

Authenticity – Finishes engine compartment

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1979
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 9

Finishes, engine compartment, fuel system

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1979
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 8

Finishes, engine compartment, electrical

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1979
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 8

Authenticity – Finishes, engine compartment & undercarriage

  • Author: Gil Baumgartner
  • Year: 1979
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 8

Power steering pump variables

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1978
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 38

Sending Units

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1978
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 34

Paint color, misc. parts

  • Author: Don Hyde
  • Year: 1978
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 35

Directional signals

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1977
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 37

Colors, engine compartment, components

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1977
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 34

1955 steel lines finish engine compartment

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1977
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 33

1955 steel lines finish

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1977
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 33

Painting between grille and radiator

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1976
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 35

Windshield washers

  • Author: Charlie Henry
  • Year: 1976
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 22

FOMOCO washer bags

  • Author: Bob Burgess
  • Year: 1976
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 32

Parts, interchangeable

  • Author: Bob Burgess
  • Year: 1976
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 16

Paint color engine compartment

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1976
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 34

Engine compartment paint color

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1976
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 34

Nuts, bolts under hood finish 1955

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1976
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 33

Nuts & bolts under hood finish

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1976
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 33

Glove box & air cleaner decals

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1976
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 33

Removing paint on data plate

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1976
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 32

Vacuum wipers

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1976
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 27

Power steering 1955 versus passenger car

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1975
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 34

Ground battery cable attachment

  • Author: Dan Deane
  • Year: 1975
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 9

Maintaining natural finish on parts

  • Author: Lance Herrington
  • Year: 1975
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 15

Power steering valve, pump position 1956

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1974
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 19

Oil filler cap to air cleaner interference

  • Author: Ford Service Letter
  • Year: 1973
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 36

Shortening windshield washer hose

  • Author: Ford Service Letter
  • Year: 1973
  • Issue: Sep/Oct
  • Page: 38

Removing paint from electric wires

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1973
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 15

Repairing speedometer drive

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1973
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 14

Windshield washer pump

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1973
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 12

Rebuild 1956 steering box

  • Author: (no author listed)
  • Year: 1973
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 20

Sandblasting tips

  • Author: Ron Dow
  • Year: 1973
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 32

Emergency hood release

  • Author: (no author listed)
  • Year: 1972
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 37

Tachometer and speedometer cable routings

  • Author: (no author listed)
  • Year: 1972
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 18

Correct paint for all items under hood

  • Author: (no author listed)
  • Year: 1972
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 10

Best time to paint engine compartment

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1972
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 9

Getting hood open when hood release is inoperative

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1972
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 8

Data plates

  • Author: (no author listed)
  • Year: 1971
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 22

Cleaning and polishing rocker arm covers

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1970
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 16

Steering box replacements

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1970
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 15

Hood lock adjustment

  • Author: Ford Service Letter
  • Year: 1970
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 14

Steering column repairs

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1970
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 20

Color of air filter base, water pump, dip stick

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1970
  • Issue: May/Jun
  • Page: 9

Decal for heater 1956

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1970
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 18

Power steering pump color

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1970
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 17

Power steering pump for 1956 available

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1970
  • Issue: Jan/Feb
  • Page: 6

Cleaning and painting engine

  • Author: Dean Macklem
  • Year: 1969
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 13

Close off hood air scoop

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1969
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 3

Power steering conversion from car

  • Author: Paul Hudgins
  • Year: 1968
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 2

Adding power steering

  • Author: Jim Schmidt
  • Year: 1967
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 8

Radiator mount rattles

  • Author: John Vierthaler
  • Year: 1967
  • Issue: Mar/Apr
  • Page: 2

Windshield washer fluid

  • Author: Harry Zapolski
  • Year: 1964
  • Issue: Nov/Dec
  • Page: 4

Air scoop cover plate

  • Author: Jonathan Goldman
  • Year: 1963
  • Issue: Jul/Aug
  • Page: 5
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