1957 Ford Fairlane 500 2 Door Hardtop "Survivor" Original Build Sheet

1957 Ford Other 1957 Ford Fairlane 500 2 Door Hardtop "Survivor"

Technical specifications of Ford Other 1957

Price: -
Condition: Used
Item location: Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States
Make: Ford
Model: Other
SubModel: 1957 Ford Fairlane 500 2 Door Hardtop "Survivor"
Type: Coupe
Doors: 2 Doors
Year: 1957
Mileage: 90420
Color: Red
Fuel: Gasoline
Transmission: Manual
Drive type: Rear Wheel Drive
Interior color: Red
Vehicle Title: Clear
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Car description

Vern Eide Motorcars

Sioux Falls, outh Dakota(Just off of I-229 and South Louise)



@605 929-2909 Cell


1957 Ford Fairlane 500 2 door hardtop

Red & White inside and out

(From the Previous Owner) This car is a true "Survivor" with, 90,000 miles. I have the original build sheet for this car which is extremely rare. I also have the original owner's manual specifically for the 1957 Ford. It is a driver quality classic. I drove it home from Quincy, assachusetts with no problems what-so-ever.

312 c.i. "Thunderbird Special" 245 hp (D code) original Y-Block engine with Ford Scripted headers.

3 speed overdrive transmission (T-85 Borg-Warner)with Hurst floor shift (rebuilt 2013)

Overdrive solenoid rebuilt and replaced along with a new kick down switch in 2013

Balkamp steering column mounted period correct tachometer in chrome cup

4:11 9 inch Ford rear end Power steering (rebuilt 2013)

Optional Thunderbird full disc hubcaps

New gas tank installed 2012

Heater core rebuilt and replaced 2015

Door panels replaced 2013

New lap safety belts (period correct) installed 2011

NOS passenger door latch installed 2015

Both door glass panels replaced

New package deck

New kick panels

Factory duel mirror spotlights

Fishtail exhaust tips

Town & Country premium radio

Optional "Hockey Sticks"

Optional Fender skirts

Optional Electric windshield wipers

All window channels, elt strips and door weather seals replaced 2014

WSW radial tires with less than 2,000

Before I bought the car the engine was rebuilt with hard valves and seats to accommodate modern fuels. It does not smoke from either the tailpipes or crankcase breather tube. The stock solid lifter engine runs very quiet and smooth and is very torquey. The entire front end was rebuilt and drives like it should, ithout looseness or "wandering". The 4 barrel

carburetor was replaced with a modern, lectric choke Holley.

1957 Code Plate

D -- 312c.i. 4 barrel

7 -- 1957

K -- Kansas City

V -- Victoria body

Serial Number

162597 — (2597) -- the two thousand five hundred ninety seventh car assembled

63A — Victoria 2 door hardtop

AE — Flame Red & Colonial White


11G6511 - Mfg. July 11, 957

Transmission code 2 — 3 speed with over drive

Axle Code 2 — 3.70 ratio


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