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Old 02-17-2015, 11:29 AM
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I see that John was also doing some research on your radio for you. I have not been able to find a better source price wise for that repair manual for your radio. I am told that the manual you want is the Howard W. Sams AR-6 book, picture below.

Auto Radio Service Data Manual (A Specialized Volume of PHOTOFACTS Folders, Volume 6, AR-6, This Volume Covers 1955 & 1956 models of auto radios) Amazon wants $45.90 for it plus shipping costs, whatever that would be to Italy.

http://www.amazon.com/Service-Manual...ward+Sams+AR-6

It is the only source I have found so far. I can tell you this though. The Ford Part # for your Motorola 69MS T&C radio is: FEF-18805-B. I found that information on a website. That IS the correct radio for your '56 Tbird, says Gary Tayman.

Here are a couple more sources for this.

For sale for $7 US.
http://www.mattsmusicpage.com/store/...662079143.html

For $14.99 Not listed as being sold.
http://www.ebay.ca/itm/Auto-Radio-Se...-/400612215098

Here is the service shop manual for the 69MS, for $29.99.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/1956-FORD-TH...item4d2dd6f8dc
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