Whether you already own a classic or desire to purchase one for a project restoration, repairs and maintenance come hand in hand with owning a classic. According to the Antique Automobile Club of America, a classic automobile is defined as a vehicle that is between 25 to 50 years old. Anything over 50 years old is called an “antique”. Taking on a classic for a complete restoration project is a fun but possibly long adventure. You can break down a car into essentially three parts; body, interior, and the engine. Each section has many different parts to complete the bigger picture. All of which should be looked at to determine if anything needs to be repaired or replaced.Continue reading “Classic Car Parts to Remember With Restoration”
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.Continue reading “Salvage Yard vs. Classic Auto Parts Store: Where to Get Your Classic Auto Parts”
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.Continue reading “Choose Tuckers Classic Auto Parts for Your Chevy Truck Replacement Parts”
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.Continue reading “Restoration Tips For Classic Chevy Truck Parts”
You’re probably aware that your vehicle has a multitude of hoses running throughout the engine to keep your vehicle operating as it was intended to. Probably one of the most important set of hoses underneath the hood of your car or truck are the radiator hoses. The radiator itself is one of the more vital components to your vehicle as it keeps your engine operating at the optimum temperature, which is anywhere between 95 and 220 degrees Fahrenheit, respectively.
Radiator hoses allow for the circulation of coolant from the radiator to the individual parts of the engine that need to remain at optimal operating temperature. In other words, the radiator hose keeps your engine from overheating. Continue reading “Why We Use Radiator Hose Clamps”
One of the toughest parts of restoring and maintaining a classic Chevy pickup truck is finding Chevy pickup truck parts — both both replacement parts and upgrade parts — that you can trust. And that’s true whether you want your custom chevy truck to be good as new or better than new. Continue reading “Finding Chevy Pickup Truck Parts You Can Trust”
Are you looking for an off road hose clamp that is just as tough on the trails as you are? Traditionally, clamps have been clunky, ugly, cheaply made, and tough to use-until now. TKO Clamping Systems is dedicated to providing a clamp that is not only aesthetically pleasing, but is also resilient and easy to use. After years of trial and error, we finally have a product that meets the high standards that are required from a professional grade hose clamp. Our revolutionary design consists of a multi-hinged, 3 part aluminum band (in various colors), that incorporates a negative angle locking latch system. Each clamp is a quarter of inch thick and have been machined individually from solid 6061-T6 aluminum, this creates a high quality and durable clamp that you won’t find anywhere else. Continue reading “Cutting Edge Off Road Vehicle Hose Clamps”