• Engine Detailing Tips
    27:40

    The difference between a good restoration and a great restoration is often the attention to detail. Bob Wilson of RJ Restorations shares some of his secrets in recreating original stamps, marks and inspection labels. While restoring the engine compartment on this low-mileage ‘71 Boss Mustang factory test car, Bob gives us an inside look at… Read more »

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    Converting the coating on your bright zinc plated nuts and bolts to a yellow cadmium or black oxide look is a lot easier with some great products available from Caswell Inc.

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    Ball and Trunnion style U-Joints are susceptible to having the boot tear and then compromising the integrity of joint when water and debris enter the joint. Mark Simpson demonstrates how to replace the boot without the need to replace the shaft pin.

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  • Gas Tank Replacement 008768f_S3429u_c
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    It’s no secret that the inside of many vintage gas tanks can hide rust and scale that has built up over years of service. To ensure the reliability of your car, you should consider replacing it. Mark Simpson takes us through the process of installing new fuel level sending units, filler necks and hanging the… Read more »

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  • Install of Cruise Control Speed Sensor & Module
    9:33

    Watch Brent Ackley install a cruise control speed sensor and module on the 56 Chevy. Next, Brent and George Vondriska work under the hood. See how the cruise module goes in and how they connect into the linkage on the existing carburetor.

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  • Tips for Timing the Engine of a Classic Car
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    Brent Ackley teaches you how to time an engine for a classic car. He explains that all you need is ordinary chalk to mark the timing marks between the harmonic balancer and timing grid.

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    2:18

    George Vondriska and Brent Ackley give a cruise control update overview. They have a kit from Dakota Digital that allows them to add aftermarket cruise control to the 56 Chevy. There are many little parts but you’ll learn that it is not too difficult to install.

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  • Hammer Made Gaskets-008483f_S3413u_c
    2:45

    While assisting a master engine builder one day, Mark Simpson discovered he didn’t have the correct gasket for a part of the engine. The builder said no problem, and handed Mark a piece of gasket material and a hammer. Puzzled, Mark asked. “What the heck am I going to do with this?” After a little… Read more »

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    5:38

    It’s time to do the under dash wiring for the cruise control system. Brent Ackley recommends using the instruction manual to tell exactly which wires need to get tied to other wires. After the wiring is done, Brent installs the cruise control switch and shares why they chose the style that they did.

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