+ Post New Thread
Page 1 of 16 1 2 3 11 ... LastLast
Threads 1 to 20 of 316

Forum: Main Forum

General discussion forum.

  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
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 3,048
    4 Weeks Ago 09:16 AM 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
    • Views: 1,321
    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
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 12,096
    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
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 9,879
    02-13-2011 06:26 PM Go to last post
  1. A reflection of......

    Today I discovered why my inside mirror vibrates. It is held in place with only the center machine screw. I removed it to find the other two nuts...

    Started by John R. Thomas, 2 Days Ago 08:44 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 19
    2 Days Ago 08:44 PM Go to last post
  2. Skyliner Magazine Classifieds

    I just received my Skyliner magazine. While enjoying it on my lunch hour I noticed 1.5 pages of cars for sale ads. I think that is the most I have...

    Started by Finster, 4 Days Ago 02:29 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 24
    4 Days Ago 02:29 PM Go to last post
  3. 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, 2 Weeks Ago 08:40 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 149
    4 Days Ago 11:18 AM Go to last post
  4. Painting foam sun visor

    Ref. 59 foam sun visor; What brand of paint and the color needed for off white foam padded sun visor on a 59?

    Started by John R. Thomas, 3 Weeks Ago 03:31 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 189
    4 Days Ago 11:16 AM Go to last post
  5. 1959 Brake Booster

    I have a 59 Skyliner with the Kelsey Hayes underdash bellows style brake booster - B9AZ2005A. Does anyone know if the 1958-1960 Thunderbird brake...

    Started by Suainie, 1 Week Ago 08:06 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 199
    4 Days Ago 11:14 AM Go to last post
  6. B8A-19578-A Steering Gear Lubricant alternative

    The 1959 shop manual clearly states, in bold letters, to NOT use a multi-purpose gear lubricant in the steering gearbox. But the part number given...

    Started by 1959retractable, 4 Days Ago 11:10 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 7
    4 Days Ago 11:10 AM Go to last post
  7. Master cylinder, power brakes

    Who sells....what manufacture stocks, 1 1/8" master cylinder for 59 Galaxies with power brakes?

    Started by John R. Thomas, 4 Days Ago 09:58 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 20
    4 Days Ago 11:07 AM Go to last post
  8. Buying a 59

    We are in the process of buying a 59 with a rebuilt motor and trans. And new exhaust. It has no rust and has been sanded and is ready for paint and a...

    Started by MadBassham, 1 Week Ago 07:59 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 180
    1 Week Ago 07:54 AM Go to last post
  9. Power Steering Bushings

    Ref. my 59; I need the fat heavy rubber bushing that mount the ram to the linkage. My system does not leak. Therefore don't try to fix it. Who...

    Started by John R. Thomas, 2 Weeks Ago 02:51 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 144
    2 Weeks Ago 08:36 PM Go to last post
  10. 1959 Skyliner Tire Size

    I seem to get conflicting reports from different folks as to the original tire size that came on 59 retractables. I had thought they were 8.00 x 14"...

    Started by 1959retractable, 2 Weeks Ago 11:52 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 215
    2 Weeks Ago 09:47 PM Go to last post
  11. 1959 Neutral Safety Switch

    A friend has jumped the connector on the switch. Nothing has jumped out at me on line. I believe it's a 352 with cruise-o-matic.

    Started by John R. Thomas, 2 Weeks Ago 09:15 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 223
    2 Weeks Ago 03:40 PM Go to last post
  12. Interior paint code

    Hi. Can someone help me to find the paint codes for the interior parts of my 1957 Skyliner? I want to redo the steering column and some other...

    Started by wintros, 04-21-2017 06:10 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 234
    3 Weeks Ago 08:26 AM Go to last post
  13. Power steering control valve

    Is there a clamp on the power steering control valve similar to the type used on the tie rod connecting sleeve? It would appear to be a larger...

    Started by Mark Lentz, 3 Weeks Ago 06:39 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 244
    3 Weeks Ago 08:05 AM Go to last post
  14. 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: 2
    • Views: 305
    3 Weeks Ago 11:21 AM Go to last post
  15. Question Town Country Radio Reproductions

    Has anyone had any dealings with the reproduced Town Country Radios for 1959 ford? If so, how do they work and who did yoy purchase from?

    Started by BILL HORTON, 03-02-2015 09:44 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,752
    4 Weeks Ago 01:36 PM Go to last post
  16. 59 Bumper Guards

    Yesterday I visited Jack's Auto Ranch here in southern Wisc. What did I find......laying across the trunk lid of a 59 Sunliner....a crusty 59 front...

    Started by John R. Thomas, 02-19-2017 07:57 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 1,187
    4 Weeks Ago 09:14 PM Go to last post
  17. Hockey Stick Chrome

    I am new to this forum, so I will start by saying hello! My father has a '57 Retractable. He is ill and I am its current caretaker. Recently I...

    Started by victorialynn2, 04-21-2017 04:18 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 348
    04-22-2017 02:54 PM Go to last post
  18. WTB 59 Galaxie A.C. Fittings

    WTB 59 Galaxie factory A.C. fittings and bracket mounted on the left inner fender includes sight glass. I plan on attending the Skyliner event on...

    Started by John R. Thomas, 04-22-2017 11:06 AM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 174
    04-22-2017 11:06 AM Go to last post
  19. Question Windshield Replacement 57 Retractable

    I want to replace the windshield in my 57 Retractable. I found a company out in New York that indicates the windshields of the 57 Sunliner and 57...

    Started by Chuck Pursell, 03-10-2017 03:31 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 811
    04-15-2017 11:10 PM Go to last post
  20. Paul starting body off restoration of a 59 Skyliner

    I got motivated to share my adventure when I saw Don's car from Middletown, Ohio. I purchased my car in northern Illinois just this past February. ...

    Started by December15,58, 04-01-2017 12:12 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 577
    04-15-2017 11:36 AM Go to last post

+ Post New Thread

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts