56 Desoto Fireflite on Copart
56D500boy
Posted 2020-07-21 11:13 AM (#601152)
Subject: 56 Desoto Fireflite on Copart



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Looks good. I like the colours. (Iridescent Plum and Iridescent Lavender (I think)). Factory A/C

https://www.copart.com/lot/42512780?fbclid=IwAR0v6k-iJWz4NZGiTYhTuLi...











Edited by 56D500boy 2020-07-21 12:02 PM
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frwl
Posted 2020-07-21 12:50 PM (#601154 - in reply to #601152)
Subject: RE: 56 Desoto Fireflite on Copart


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You are right, Dave!
Iridescent Plum over Iridescent Lavender – Paint Code 426
Pink Cloth Upholstery – Trim Code 557
According to the serial number she was built at LA plant…
Besides the A/C, I see also PS, PB, Solex Glass, Heater, Windshield Washer bag, Radio and Rear Speaker




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56D500boy
Posted 2020-07-21 1:27 PM (#601156 - in reply to #601154)
Subject: RE: 56 Desoto Fireflite on Copart



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frwl - 2020-07-21 9:50 AM
Besides the A/C, I see also PS, PB, Solex Glass, Heater, Windshield Washer bag, Radio and Rear Speaker


I agree with your observations Igor but I can't agree with the rear speaker without further evidence.

What I see is an A/C grill





Radio Grills looked like this in 1956:



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56D500boy
Posted 2020-07-25 2:07 AM (#601276 - in reply to #601152)
Subject: RE: 56 Desoto Fireflite on Copart



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Now on eBay with more photos:

https://www.ebay.com/itm/1956-DeSoto-Fireflite-CLEAN-TITLE-ORIGINAL-...











Edited by 56D500boy 2020-07-25 2:08 AM
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