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Posts Tagged ‘Classic Car Care’


Posted on April 17th, 2020

How to Care for Your Classic Car during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Spring is finally here and usually that means its time to wake up our classic cars and trucks out of hibernation.  Time to get them back up and running and show them off at car shows and cruising Main Street. 2020 is a quite a bit different than past years.  The COVID-19 pandemic has everyone…   Read More

Posted on October 17th, 2017

6 Simple tips to Help Keep Your Classic Car in Top Shape

A classic car or truck needs more attention than an everyday driver to stay in top shape.  They are older and a little more temperamental and that’s why they need special care.  Many collectors also have a special bond with their dream machines and want to keep them in the best shape possible.  Treating them…   Read More

Posted on July 1st, 2016

6 Classic Car Maintenance Articles to Help Get You Through the Summer

Summer is in full effect and we hope you are enjoying your classic car or truck this season. Take advantage of the warm weather and all of the events and car shows that are happening. Before you know it old man winter will be making his way back and our classics will have to be…   Read More

Posted on May 12th, 2016

Six Simple Maintenance Tips for Classic Cars

Keeping a classic car or truck in tip top shape takes a lot of time and effort. A healthy budget doesn’t hurt either, but it is often the simplest maintenance steps that can have the biggest impact. While there are plenty of maintenance measures you will need to take over the lifetime of your classic…   Read More

Posted on June 11th, 2015

Tips on How to Take Care of Your Classic Car or Truck

Older cars and trucks need a good amount of TLC. IF cared for properly they will last for decades, if not centuries to come. Here are some of our most basic tips for keeping your classic car or truck in top condition. Store Your Classic: It is best to keep your classic collector in a…   Read More

Posted on February 10th, 2015

Top Ten Classic Car Care Tips

Late night infomercials try to convince us that there are miracle cures and magic polymers that can fix any paint scratch or keep our engines purring like new. The truth is that all the quick-fix gimmicks and specially formulated car care products in the world won’t be the reason your classic car or truck continues…   Read More

Posted on December 18th, 2014

2014 in Review: Our Top 10 Blog Posts for Classic Car Collectors

2014 is coming to an end and we have written some great “How To” articles throughout the year. We went through them all and compiled our list of our favorites. Here are the Top 10 How To articles of 2014. How to Start a Classic Car After it’s Been in Storage When the winter thaws…   Read More

Posted on September 4th, 2014

How to Clean the Interior of Your Classic Car

Having a cherry interior on your classic collector is just as important as the look and feel of the vehicle’s exterior.  More often than not the interior for classic cars and trucks will not require a full restoration but rather a good cleaning.  The right cleaning supplies and a little elbow grease can typically bring…   Read More

Posted on March 7th, 2014

Routine Maintenance Guide for Classic Cars

Ask any collector and they will tell you that their restored classic car is more than just an automobile.  To many they are considered their baby and should then be cared for like one.  Routine maintenance for a classic car or truck is a little more involved than your every day vehicle. Here are some…   Read More