Gain extra benefits by becoming a Supporting Member Click here find out how!
Silver
Gold ***Platinum***
impalagirlA White Sport Coupe (4)rods46truck
farmerdick jsanctuarymarccan2Paradox SammyJohns winstead
ChevyGuy78trcunnigusukchevy55 (3)56_Kruiser (3)57 Kevin (5)
jdicamillomoritzdds
Bowtie_Guy (6)
bajones238 (4)
65 Malibu
smokinjoe65SS (2)

YellowSub (5)
turbo38s10 (4)
Classic Performance Products
Ciadella Interiors American Auto Wire Art Morrison.com
Exile® Battery Keeper™ 6/12 volt charger w/ LED battery monitor
Hellwig Products IncPerformance Rod & Custom
Impala Bob's Bob's Chevy Trucks Bob's Chevelle Parts Bob's Classic Chevy

  >> Switch to Mobile Version <<

Recent Hot Topics
Current Quote
"It only took me a day to realize i got really lucky finding the site and taking the time to sign up!"
~ New Member
Recent Topics
Join the Community today







Username Post: 57 Chev radio rear speaker control        (Topic#284307)
fuzzyff 
Forum Newbie
Posts: 45

Loc: CA
Reg: 06-13-12
07-18-12 06:23 PM - Post#2249668    

Just asking for some expert comment about an old fader/balance control that I had picked up that had the typical 57 Chev-style knob on it (not 55 or 56 or 58), with an escutcheon that read : "RR SP" or such, I gave it to a friend with a 57 Nomad, and never found out if he could use it or not. So, what did that particular radio control apply to fit?

 
This Forum is Sponsored by

bobsclassicchevy.com
SAM_57 
Very Senior Member
Posts: 2945
SAM_57
Loc: Hampton, VA USA
Reg: 06-20-01
07-19-12 07:47 AM - Post#2249847    
    In response to fuzzyff

This was for a rear speaker option available on sedans and hardtops. There is a prefabed hole for the speaker in the rear shielf.
S.Pollard 57 Belair sport coupe 69 C/10 stepside (wife's) 84 Monte Carlo SS


 
fuzzyff 
Forum Newbie
Posts: 45

Loc: CA
Reg: 06-13-12
07-19-12 05:35 PM - Post#2250035    
    In response to SAM_57

And, I know you mentioned that the rear-speaker option was for sedans and hardtops. no rear speaker option for the 2 top-of-the-line machines....the Convertible and the Nomad?thanks for the feedback. Here's a follow-up question : Is there a provision in every 1957 Chev dashboard for a "hole", where a rear-speaker Conrol might go? Was the rear speaker option a factory-only option, or...was there a provision for dealer-installed rear-speaker installation?
  • SAM_57 Said:
This was for a rear speaker option available on sedans and hardtops. There is a prefabed hole for the speaker in the rear shielf.




 
C57Heaven 
Senior Member
Posts: 1986
C57Heaven
Loc: Ohio USA
Reg: 08-02-00
07-19-12 06:02 PM - Post#2250045    
    In response to fuzzyff

no prefab hole.
Peace,
John H.
55 BA 2dr Sed owned since 1979, sold 6/1/09;
1957 Conv (starting to restore)


 
57figuy 
Member
Posts: 84

Reg: 10-21-05
07-21-12 01:03 AM - Post#2250492    
    In response to C57Heaven

It was dealer installed only.
There was no prefab hole. They had to be drilled
by the installer at the dealership.

 
This Forum is Sponsored by

bobsclassicchevy.com
Icon Legend Permissions Topic Options
Report Post

Quote Post

Quick Reply

Print Topic

Email Topic

829 Views
FusionBB
FusionBB™ Version 2.1
©2003-2006 InteractivePHP, Inc.
Execution time: 1.386 seconds.   Total Queries: 17   Zlib Compression is on.
All times are (GMT -0800) Pacific. Current time is 09:02 AM
Top