This CD rom includes complete reproductions of 3 original printed paper manuals that Ford mechanics used to service vehicles. It includes the 497 pages 1957 Ford Car and Thunderbird Shop Manual, the 124 page 1955-1957 Thunderbird Electrical Equipment Installation Manual and the 65 page Fordomatic Shop Manual Ford Car - Truck. The CD includes detailed service procedures for engines, ignition, fuel, cooling, chassis, suspension, Fordomatic transmission, air conditioning, frames, steering, brakes, generating and starting, lights, instruments, accessories, body maintenance and repair, doors, deck lids, front sheet metal, interior trim, seats, windows, body installation, maintenance and lubrication. The CD includes out how to perform troubleshooting diagnosis, remove and replace the transmission, and teardown and rebuild the transmission and torque converter. Keep that tranny running right with specific maintenance tips for adjustments, changing fluids, and more. The CD also includes the Thunderbird electrical assembly manual. It gives you dimensional diagrams of the wire routing so that you can see exactly where the wires are situated in the car, where clips and connectors go, and what they look like. With the step-by-step illustrated instructions, specifications, and wiring diagrams on this CD, You can use the information on this CD to restore the all 1957 Ford cars, including Custom, Custom 300, Fairlane, Fairlane 500, Sunliner, station wagon, Ranchero (covers all repair except body), Courier, and Thunderbird. If you have a Skyliner Retractable, you will need this CD plus the retractable top manual, available on paper only.