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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Find Us On Facebook

    The IFRC now has a Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/InternationalFordRetractableClub

    Started by Administrator, 04-06-2014 08:38 PM
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    07-20-2017 08:40 PM Go to last post
  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Website and Forum Problems

    Due to problems transitioning to a new website hosting provider the IFRC website was down for about one week and the forum was not working. We are...

    Started by Administrator, 02-11-2017 06:12 PM
    • Replies: 2
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    03-26-2017 08:19 PM Go to last post
  3. Sticky Thread Sticky: Glad to find this forum

    Glad to find this forum and hope it grows to be an active source of information exchange. I follow other forums and when trying to find info for a...

    Started by Joe Johnston, 12-08-2010 10:33 PM
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    03-03-2011 08:37 AM Go to last post
  4. Sticky Thread Sticky: Welcome to the IFRC Forum

    Welcome to the International Ford Retractable Club's Forum. If you have questions on the 1957, 1958, or 1959 Ford Skyliner Retractable Hardtop,...

    Started by Harry W, 11-15-2010 08:53 AM
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    02-13-2011 06:26 PM Go to last post
  1. lock motor color

    What is the correct paint for lock motors, gloss or flat black? Are the end caps also painted? I also would like to know how many running 58's are...

    Started by tbartel42, 1 Week Ago 06:37 PM
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  2. 57 Top Won't Go Down

    Hello, my father's '57 has been parked for 8+ years and only been started a few times in the last few years. The top had always worked up until I got...

    Started by victorialynn2, 07-19-2017 05:41 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    1 Week Ago 05:37 PM Go to last post
  3. Post Rear Brake Drums

    I know the rear brake shoes are a different part number on the Skyliner and the rear brake shoes are wider on the Skyliner. Does anyone know the...

    Started by Suainie, 1 Week Ago 02:25 PM
    brake drums
    • Replies: 1
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    1 Week Ago 05:28 PM Go to last post
  4. Where to buy cruise control for 59 Skyliner

    Looking for a modern cruise control for my Skyliner Galaxy. It has 4 speed (overdrive). I should also ask where did you mount your control...

    Started by Ddave, 3 Weeks Ago 11:56 AM
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    2 Weeks Ago 11:26 AM Go to last post
  5. Rear End Grease and Manual Transmission Grease

    I have been considering changing the rear end grease in my 57' Skyliner. I have read over the years how the modern GL-5 80w90 grease can damage...

    Started by SDSkyliner, 2 Weeks Ago 11:25 PM
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    2 Weeks Ago 09:41 AM Go to last post
  6. cruise-o matic transmission needed

    Hi everyone, I'm a new member here and as I wrote in my introductory post I was lucky to find a '58 Skyliner in Germany on my business stay there....

    Started by 58retrac, 3 Weeks Ago 02:06 PM
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  7. Is there a Classified section in here

    Looking to buy a Skyliner Let me know if you have a car for sale PM or : panhead@mail.dk Best Tim

    Started by 1939Coachbuilt, 3 Weeks Ago 04:55 AM
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    3 Weeks Ago 06:16 PM Go to last post
  8. Smile How many have been made skyliner -59 fairlane badge

    Hello and greeting from Finland. Ford Skyliner -59 is made with Galaxie and Fairlane badges. Does anyone know how many Ford fairlane -59 Skyliner...

    Started by ToniQ, 4 Weeks Ago 12:30 AM
    badge, fairlane, made, skyliner
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  9. Tension of "V" Belt on Select Air Compressor for 1959 Skyliner 332CI

    Does anyone know the proper tension (in foot pounds) for the V belt on the 1959 Skyliner 332CI Select Air conditioner compressor? The manual...

    Started by XCentrick, 08-17-2017 07:54 PM
    "v" belt tension, 1959 skyliner, ac compressor, tension gauge
    • Replies: 1
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    08-17-2017 10:20 PM Go to last post
  10. location of Select Aire badge

    Dear Members, Can anyone post a photo showing me the exact location of the Select Aire badge on the '59 Skyliiner? I am reinstalling mine and...

    Started by rex, 08-17-2017 09:14 AM
    • Replies: 1
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    08-17-2017 07:47 PM Go to last post
  11. Retractable owners in NC

    Hello, Everyone, I need a little help with the top adjustments on my '58 and wonder if there are any Skyliner mechanics in NC or surrounding area...

    Started by rex, 08-01-2017 04:30 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    08-17-2017 09:13 AM Go to last post
  12. VIN history

    I am from Austria and about to buy a 1959 Galaxie Skyliner with VIN H9RW102798. The plate of the driver side pillar has obviously been replaced by a...

    Started by wauwau, 07-17-2017 01:27 PM
    history, vin
    • Replies: 2
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    08-15-2017 11:46 AM Go to last post
  13. 59 Power Brakes

    I have almost all of the parts to upgrade to power brakes. A friend has a good diaphragm. Dumb Question: Is is necessary to change the master...

    Started by John R. Thomas, 05-12-2017 08:40 PM
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    07-24-2017 02:01 PM Go to last post
  14. 59 Upper Control Arm Bushings

    I wanted to see if you guys only replace the screw-on bushings for upper control arms or if you actually replace the shaft. It appears that the...

    Started by 1959retractable, 07-20-2017 10:54 PM
    • Replies: 0
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    07-20-2017 10:54 PM Go to last post
  15. 1957 Skyline Manuals?

    Hello, I recently inherited my father's Skyliner. I have a 1957 Ford manual that includes the Thunderbird and Skyliner as well as others. A friend...

    Started by victorialynn2, 07-18-2017 12:10 AM
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    07-18-2017 12:10 AM Go to last post
  16. LED Headlights Upgrade

    Someone who is familiar with LED upgrade of headlights on a 59 Retractable...what is the correct size on the headlights? ...

    Started by 59Skyliner_Norway, 04-16-2017 03:17 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    07-12-2017 10:15 AM Go to last post
  17. Voltage Regulator......Not Cheap

    Today I ordered a new one from my local Bumper to Bumper auto parts store. Once again...OUCH !! My price was more then $100. No exchange either.

    Started by John R. Thomas, 07-11-2017 09:24 PM
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    07-11-2017 09:24 PM Go to last post
  18. Fuel Line to carb

    My 352 was transplanted from a 65 Galaxie with an edelbrock intake and a Holley carb without a choke. I replaced the edelbrock with a stock 352...

    Started by John R. Thomas, 06-13-2017 09:14 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    07-11-2017 09:20 PM Go to last post
  19. Does anyone know approximately how many Skyliners are left? Epesially 1959's?

    I can find production numbers for all 3, but no estimates on survivors This question always comes up at car shows! 1959 Skyliner weight =...

    Started by Paul59Skyliner, 06-26-2017 09:58 AM
    general questions
    • Replies: 1
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    07-06-2017 05:42 PM Go to last post
  20. 57 brake booster

    I've got a 57 that the brakes have never worked. When I got it, the brakes had a vacuum leak. Pulled the booster off and there was a hole in the...

    Started by Scott Torvinen, 06-28-2017 07:33 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 129
    07-01-2017 07:43 AM Go to last post

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