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Posted on March 3rd, 2022

Selling a Classic Car? Always Write a Bill of Sale and Transfer the Title

In this video, Wilson Auto Repair and Lindsay’s Classics owner Barry Wilson explains the importance of writing up a bill of sale and transferring the title correctly. By watching this video, you will learn: What information should be included in a bill of sale. The steps you may need to take to transfer a title…   Read More

Posted on March 2nd, 2022

Classic Car Engine Maintenance Tip

In this video, Wilson Auto Repair and Lindsay’s Classics owner Barry Wilson gives a great tip on maintaining a healthy engine in a classic car or truck. By watching this video, you will learn: That most classic car and trucks have flat tappet engines. Why a Zinc additive is imperative in maintaining a healthy classic…   Read More

Posted on March 2nd, 2022

Rust on Classic Cars

In this video, Wilson Auto Repair and Lindsay’s Classics owner Barry Wilson responds to one of the most often asked questions he gets about classic cars. “Rust, should I be worried?” By watching this video, you will learn: The different types of rust that plague classic cars and trucks Where on a vehicle that rust…   Read More

Posted on March 1st, 2022

Pricing Your Classic Car or Truck

In this video, Wilson Auto Repair and Lindsay’s Classics owner Barry Wilson discusses how to determine the value of your classic car or truck before you put it up for sale. By watching this video, you will learn: How to look online at comparable vehicles to help establish the vehicles worth. Arriving at a price…   Read More

Posted on March 1st, 2022

Parts to Look at Before Buying a Classic Car

In this video, Wilson Auto Repair and Lindsay’s Classics owner Barry Wilson explains what parts to look at before buying a classic car or truck. By watching this video, you will learn: Ways to determine if a classic car is worth the asking price. Certain parts to look at to ascertain if they will need…   Read More

Posted on February 28th, 2022

Classic Car Sales Tip | Mechanic’s Recommendation

In this video, Wilson Auto Repair and Lindsay’s Classics owner Barry Wilson gives a great tip on selling a classic car or truck.  Be sure to ask your mechanic or other qualified third party to write a recommendation about your vehicle. By watching this video, you will learn: To get a written recommendation from your…   Read More

Posted on February 28th, 2022

What to Look for When Buying a Classic Car

In this video, Wilson Auto Repair and Lindsay’s Classics owner Barry Wilson explains things to look for before buying a classic car or truck to help ensure it is the right vehicle for you. By watching this video, you will learn: How to understand if a classic car or truck is the right one for…   Read More

Posted on February 1st, 2022

Arizona Auction Week Proves In-Person Classic Car Auctions Aren’t Dead Yet

Auction week in Arizona has wrapped up for the 2022 season and the results show that in-person classic car auctions aren’t becoming a thing of the past…yet. Live auctions have seen a decrease in sale numbers and attendance, but you wouldn’t know it by looking at the numbers racked up this week in AZ. Yes,…   Read More

Posted on January 26th, 2022

Are In-Person Live Classic Car Auctions a Dying Breed?

Are In-Person Live Classic Car Auctions a Dying Breed? Saying they are may be a dramatic statement, but don’t kid yourself, live auctions are certainly seeing a decrease in sales and attendance. It may be too soon to tell with the pandemic still making folks uneasy about public gatherings. Maybe once we are all in…   Read More

Posted on January 20th, 2022

What to Look For When Selecting a Classic Car Restoration Shop

Restoring a classic car or truck takes a lot of time, money, tools, and know-how. It is extremely rare to find any one single person that can complete every phase of a restoration by themselves. You may know motors inside and out, but can you also perform all the bodywork and paint? The point we…   Read More