About Your Classic Auto Restoration

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If you have decided to start the journey of restoring a classic Chevrolet Truck, you are in for a treat. Being able to take something that has diminished over the years and restore it back to its original glory is a task you should take pride in. It takes many hours, dedication and the funds to take on such a task. From start to finish, restoring a classic takes planning. Once you are in the midst of the restoration you may find you needed more classic auto parts than you thought you did. Having a go-to trusted classic auto parts store you can trust has what you need, in the style you desire and also high-quality working order is a must. With Tuckers Classic Auto Parts helping you, you’ll have what you need and more. Tuckers specializes in Chevy and GMC truck parts. Teamed with their trusted manufacturers, Tuckers has a fully stocked inventory of auto parts for your restoration adventure. 

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Salvage Yard vs. Classic Auto Parts Store: Where to Get Your Classic Auto Parts

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The world of owning and restoring classic cars is a fun and exciting place to be a part of. Classic car enthusiasts take pride in their vehicles and the restoration and maintenance of them. Online there are many blogs, group pages, and resources that these enthusiasts flock to. However, when it comes to the classic car parts needed for your car, it can become quite the treasure hunt to not only find the specific part you need but the part that will fit your year, make and model of a car. Some may attempt salvage yards but others have found their trusted go-to for classic auto parts.

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Choose Tuckers Classic Auto Parts for Your Chevy Truck Replacement Parts

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Chevrolet trucks have been around for over 100 years now. Owning a classic or vintage Chevrolet truck is something to be proud of. Chevrolet has become a well known and trusted brand of vehicles across America. To have a classic or vintage Chevy truck, it can take a lot of time and effort to keep it in tip-top shape. The best thing you can do for yourself is to find a trusted classic auto parts store to find all your Chevy truck replacement parts. Tuckers Classic Auto Parts is that auto parts store for you and all your auto parts needs. 

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Choosing The Right Radiator Hose and Clamp For Your Car

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As car owners, we all know that our vehicles will require some maintenance over the years to keep them in good running condition. Common maintenance requirements we all have been through or at least heard of include replacing the brakes, getting the oil change, changing the filters, timing belt, etc. Among these components that wear out over time are radiator hoses and engine hoses as well as their hose clamps, respectively. If it’s time for you to replace your radiator hose or radiator hose clamp, you will either want to take it to a professional or do it yourself (if you have some basic mechanical experience). Whether you decide to go the DIY route or have it professionally installed, there are some important factors you should consider. Namely, what type of hose and hose clamp you decide to replace the faulty parts with. This article outlines how to select a quality radiator hose and which hose clamps will give you the most bang for your buck. 

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Restoration Tips For Classic Chevy Truck Parts

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Got an old truck that is just sitting there gathering dust? Why not restore that bad boy with some classic Chevy truck parts? Maybe you’ve been thinking about it but just haven’t gotten started. Well, now is the perfect time. And to help you get started, here are a few tips to consider when you restore a vehicle with classic Chevy truck parts.

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Want To Restore Your Classic Chevy Truck?

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Restore Your Classic Chevy Truck

The Classic Chevy Truck (also referred to as the 1950s Chevy Truck) is one of the most renowned and beloved vehicles of all time. Many people have an old Classic Chevy Truck sitting in their yard or garage that they’d like to restore.

The thought of restoring your Classic Chevy Truck can be exciting, but that’s because it’s still just a thought. When it comes right down to it, restoring it is a lot of work. You have to find all of the right parts and tools, make sure they’re the right size, and put in the work of taking apart and reconstructing your vehicle.

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Restoring Your Classic Chevrolet Made Easier With Tuckers Classic Auto Parts

Custom Classic Chevy Truck

You found your classic car or truck, perhaps in a field, or old storage shed, or maybe you bought it online or at an auction. It’s yours now, and so the adventure of its restoration begins. Restoring a classic won’t always be easy or fun, but in the end, it will be worth it when you are cruising down the road in your dream car and you are thrilled with how it turned out. Along the way, Tuckers is a great resource for finding classic Chevy parts that fit right and perform well, whatever stage of restoration you are aiming for.

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The Dual Importance Of Wheel Backspacing And Offset For Your Tampa Bay Wheels

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Chances are, if you are reading this, you have a car or truck or off-road vehicle that you love.  You may spend plenty of time and cash on parts and accessories to personalize and customize your vehicle.  Aftermarket or custom wheels are a particularly popular way to create a new and individual look for your vehicle.  But not just any rims are going to work for your ride. In addition to the size and bolt pattern of the wheels, you also need to pay attention to the wheel backspacing and wheel offset measurements to ensure a proper fit.  Here we will discuss these terms so that you will get the best wheels in Tampa Bay for your car.

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About the Best Motorcycle Polish

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Great weather brings opportunities for people to enjoy outdoor activities. Cruising on a motorcycle is one of those great activities that many Americans thoroughly enjoy. You can expect to see the streets filled with motorcycles on a bright, sunny day. When you see a motorcycle speeding by, most often you see the classic, shiny bike with someone decked out in leather and helmet. What you don’t see is behind the scenes care that is put into upkeeping a motorcycle. One of those upkeep tasks includes the care of the motorcycle chrome. If you are one that loves to ride motorcycles, you want to be sure you have the best motorcycle polish available to use on your pride and joy.

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