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Archive for the ‘Classic Vehicle Maintenance Tips’ Category

Posted on August 14th, 2020

20 Best Upgrades for Your Classic Ford Bronco for the Streets and Off-Road

There aren’t many four-wheel-drive classics that we love more than the Ford Bronco.  We are especially fond of the first generation Broncos that were produced from 1966-1977.  The 2nd – 5th generation models (1978-1996) are gaining a lot of popularity as well lately.  We think the surge in desire of classic Ford Broncos is due…   Read More

Posted on August 7th, 2020

Routine Maintenance Schedules for Classic Ford Mustangs

Owning a classic Ford Mustang has many rewards. You might have invested in one with hopes of financial gain or you might own one for the pure pleasure of cruising it down Main street each summer. Either way classic Mustangs can bring their owners a lot of joy. To keep them in prime condition does…   Read More

Posted on July 27th, 2020

Muscle Car Mistakes, Mishaps, and Mayhem

It can be extremely exhilarating to own a classic muscle car or truck.  There is just something about putting the pedal to the metal and hearing American muscle roaring from under the hood and out the exhaust. We just hope that most owners punch it while the car is in park.  Otherwise we sincerely hope…   Read More

Posted on July 15th, 2020

10 Things You Can Do to Make Your Classic Car More Efficient and Dependable

Anyone that has owned a classic car or truck can tell you they are known to be temperamental machines.  Owning one takes a lot of tender loving care to keep them operating efficiently.  Here is a list of 10 things you can do to help your prized possession run better and be more dependable when…   Read More

Posted on July 2nd, 2020

DIY Classic Car Projects That Are Quick & Easy to Do

Many of us are still staying home trying to do our best to keep ourselves and others safe from the pandemic.  This can often give us some extra time to accomplish those tasks that may otherwise be neglected. If you do find yourself with an extra hour or two to invest in working on your…   Read More

Posted on June 26th, 2020

How to Determine the Value of a Classic Car or Truck

Determining a fair value for a classic car or truck is important whether you are buying or selling.  There are a lot of things to consider when calculating the value of a vehicle like the condition of the car or truck, how original it still is, its rarity, documentation that has been kept, the history…   Read More

Posted on June 16th, 2020

5 Best States to Own a Classic Car or Truck

If we had to guess which state is the best place to own a classic car or truck, we would have put our money on California or Texas.  Think of all the scenery and road trips that both states can offer.  Add in that Southern California and much of Texas sees decent weather year-round, in…   Read More