Let’s face it, when you’re behind the wheel of your classic car often your only view of all the work you’ve done is the dashboard and instrument panel. Investing a little time and effort into making the dashboard look good says a lot about the quality of the restoration and pays for itself when the time comes to sell. Mark Simpson joins Bob Wilson of RJ Restorations as they examine dash bezel restoration and weigh out the difference between restored versus reproduction parts. Wilson shows how using high-quality reproduction parts like those offered by Classic Industries can save both time and money, yet still deliver first-class looks.
Protecting your trunk floor, and reducing heat/noise from entering your car are important aspects of installing a high quality trunk mat. Mark Simpson shows us the process of planning out, making a template, cutting and installing a new trunk mat in a classic car. For this project the team will be using an innovative new…Watch Now >>
Brent Ackley and George Vondriska walk you step-by-step through the process of installing a headliner in a 1956 Chevrolet 150, demonstrating each of the essential classic car maintenance tips and techniques that you’ll utilize. Brent lays out the equipment and tools that you need and highlights the important parts that you should pay particular attention…Watch Now >>
From start to finish, watch Brent Ackley and George Vondriska install a vinyl roof on the 1977 El Camino. Go step by step with them as they scuff the roof, clean it off, mask it, measure it, spray glue, and attach the vinyl. The key is taking your time and is just one of the…Watch Now >>
In the next step of our 1967 Chevy Chevelle rebuild, it’s time to reupholster the bucket seats. Craig Hopkins gives tips along the way as he starts with disassembling the seats completely. After the seats have been reupholstered, Craig and Aaron work on reassembling them. Craig also starts work on the door panel. The car is coming…Watch Now >>