Dennis Gage continues to explore just a fraction of the 12,000 cars in attendance at the Minnesota Street Rod Associations, Back to the Fifties car show. Dennis takes a moment to admire Ronald Barclay’s 1958 Pontiac Bonneville, a recreation of the car he had as a youth. This Bonneville is a real show stopper and includes many custom touches including it’s Oldsmobile tail lights. Next a rare copper colored 1960 Autobianchi draws the admiration of Gage. The cars owner Dave Meier faithfully restored this car with a few custom touches including that Corvette paint color and an upgraded 650cc Fiat engine.
George Vondriska and Brent Ackley teach you step-by-step how to do a compression test for your classic car. They show how to check the compression of each cylinder whether you are by yourself or with a partner. After analyzing the range of your compression results, you will know whether your engine is in good condition,…Watch Now >>
If you have missing heat shields or notice spark plugs lying against the exhaust manifold, you should probably replace your spark plug wires. If you are unsure whether you need to, Brent Ackley will help you examine your valve cover and other parts to double check. After watching this video, you will know how to…Watch Now >>
A flat tire can be a real pain and the time and money to have it fixed can be even worse, so George Vondriska shows you how to repair a flat without the hassle. If you follow his instructions and buy a simple tire plug repair kit, your classic car will be back on the road…Watch Now >>
Classic car detailing has never been easier! Brent Ackley and George Vondriska teach you how to clean the engine compartment on a 1956 Chevy 210. After a reasonable power wash, scuff sand, prime and paint, the engine compartment on your classic car should look ready for the showroom.Watch Now >>