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Camaro gauge refurbishment

Camaro gauge refurbishment

Making Dashboard and Console Gauges Look New

Chevrolet called the first-generation Camaro “The closest thing to a ’Vette yet”.... more

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Larry Weiner - January 12, 2012 10:00 AM - Comments

Nova fuel tank replacement

Nova fuel tank replacement

Fixing fuel system problems you might not even know you have

Let’s face it. We’re all messing with cars that are 40 or so years old, And those years have a way of deteriorating hardware, even on low mileage vehicles.... more

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Wayne Scraba - December 01, 2011 10:00 AM - Comments

1967 Camaro details

1967 Camaro details

Doing everything right

First generation Camaros are among the most popular vehicles ever built. These versatile pony cars have been hot rodded, customized and modified in every conceivable way. Incredible success stories in the performance world inspired enthusiasts to build thousands of first gen Camaros into dedicated race cars and wild street cars.... more

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Larry Weiner - November 17, 2011 10:00 AM - Comments

Supercharging a late model GTO

Supercharging a late model GTO

ProCharger force feeds our Goat

It really wasn’t that long ago that a 400hp street car was something special. To have that much horsepower and retain true street manners was sometimes as elusive as the mighty unicorn.... more

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Nic Conley - October 27, 2011 10:00 AM - Comments

Camaro Exhaust

Camaro Exhaust

Breathing new life into the exhaust system

The mid-1960s through the early 1970s were an amazing time when the conversation turns to performance cars. Muscle and pony cars were all the rage, with their fresh styling and often bold graphics, especially when compared to the pedestrian-looking full-size cars.... more

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Larry Weiner - October 20, 2011 10:00 AM - Comments

Ring and pinion installation

Ring and pinion installation

A ring and pinion project for the performance enthusiast

When looking to get more of your muscle car’s power to the wheels, nothing achieves it quite like swapping in a lower ring and pinion gear set. The lower ratio (higher number) multiplies the leverage your horsepower has on the tires.... more

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Nic Conley - October 10, 2011 10:00 AM - Comments

Trans Am seat cover replacement

Trans Am seat cover replacement

Replacing seat covers in a late-model Trans Am

No place sees more wear and tear in any car than the seats and the carpet. Whether they are cloth, vinyl or leather, the seats will see a lot of action and over time simply wear out.... more

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Jefferson Bryant - September 29, 2011 10:00 AM - Comments

1967 Camaro Suspension Upgrade

1967 Camaro Suspension Upgrade

Turning the Camaro Back Into A Hugger

There comes a time in the life of all vintage vehicles when some parts have to be replaced as a result of the combination of the ravages of time and accumulated mileage. In the case of the front suspension and steering on our 1967 Camaro, it was both.... more

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Larry Weiner - September 16, 2011 12:00 PM - Comments

Lubricating heater control parts

Lubricating heater control parts

Maintaining 1964 to ’67 GM plastic heater control parts

For some reason, the designers at GM decided to use some plastic parts for the dash control levers in many 1964-’67 A-body cars.... more

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Story Jim McGowan - September 07, 2011 04:00 PM - Comments

Gimme a Brake

Gimme a Brake

Front Brake Conversion and Brake Line Replacement

Owning a vehicle with blazing acceleration was a top priority for enthusiasts in the ’60s. few gave much thought to stopping. Although brake options, such as front discs or drums with metallic linings, were often available, they were generally not at the top of the shopping list.... more

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Larry Weiner - September 02, 2011 09:00 AM - Comments