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Archive for the ‘Classic Vehicle Maintenance Tips’ Category

Posted on March 12th, 2018

How to Ship A Classic Car or Truck

There are thousands of car shipping companies to choose from, some more reputable than others. Choosing the right one could mean the difference between an enjoyable car shipping experience and a huge headache. Before you dive right in and pick a company, you need to understand how the car shipping industry works. Shipping a high-end…   Read More

Posted on March 7th, 2018

Wilson Auto Repair Owner on TV & Radio

Did you know that Barry Wilson, owner of Wilson Auto Repair, a classic car restoration shop in Dallas, used to be a Dallas media personality? Barry appeared weekly on Dallas TV and Radio talking about cars and trucks. Specifically, about how to take care of cars and trucks. Barry was a weekly fixture for 10…   Read More

Posted on February 16th, 2018

New 3D Printing Technology is Keeping Old Classic Cars Road Ready

Locating hard to find parts for your classic car or truck may soon become a thing of the past.  Thanks to the technology explosion we have been experiencing over the past decade or so, we are now on the verge of eliminating the hunt for car parts all together. Nearly two years ago we wrote…   Read More

Posted on January 25th, 2018

Video – Our Favorite Classic Car Cleaning Products

Keeping your classic car looking great is of prime importance to most of us. In this video, Barry Wilson, owner of Wilson Auto Repair, shares some of his favorite cleaners for classic cars and trucks. By watching this video you will learn: Barry’s favorite products to use when cleaning a classic car The best way…   Read More

Posted on December 18th, 2017

Simple Hacks for Cleaning Your Classic Car or Truck

Every classic car owner wants to keep their ride as clean as possible, but keeping it clean takes a lot of time, hard work and money.  Not everyone can afford detail cleaning services and doing it yourself can be tiring and time-consuming. Not to worry!  We have you covered with some ingenious tips, tricks and…   Read More

Posted on November 15th, 2017

Does My Classic Car Have Manual or Power Brakes?

First off, if you have manual brakes you would know it.  Manual brakes take a good amount of leg pressing energy to bring a vehicle to a stop… especially a sudden stop.  With power brakes, a power booster helps assist the master cylinder apply force when you push down on the brake pedal. Last month…   Read More

Posted on November 9th, 2017

How to Stop Mice, Rats and Rodents from Hibernating in Your Classic Car this Winter

At the beginning of this month we published an article with ten tips to get your classic ready for winter storage.  We want to follow that up with an article on how to stop rats, mice and other vermin from turning your classic car or truck into their winter nesting grounds. A classic car or…   Read More


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