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Chris Shelton May 14, 2018
Early Corvette Fiberglass Nose Job
Replacing the fiberglass nose of an early Corvette seems like a daunting task, but we show you how easy it can be. » Read More
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Jim Smart Apr 20, 2018
How to Install the Windshield and Backlite on a Classic Camaro
Hot Rods by Dean shows how to properly install a glue-in windshield in your classic Camaro, Nova, and Chevelle. » Read More
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Walt Thurn Apr 20, 2018
Rusty C3 Corvette windshield frames can be fixed
The C3 Corvette windshield frame is hidden behind the factory trim and can be difficult to detect rust. We show you how to repair it. » Read More
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Gerry Burger Mar 20, 2018
How to Prepare a Car for Fresh Paint
We kill two birds with one stone: show you how to prepare a car for fresh paint, and get our '68 Corvette project ready for the spray booth. » Read More
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Mark Ehlen Mar 19, 2018
How To Splice and Weld a Partial Panel Replacement
Most enthusiasts don’t like to waste parts or pay for something they don’t need, so the idea of buying a replacement sheet metal part with the intention of ... » Read More
Rebuilding 1968-’82 (C3) Corvette headlight door assemblies
Restoring and rebuilding 1968-’82 (C3) Corvette headlight door assemblies with parts from Corvette Central. » Read More
Jim Smart Mar 6, 2018
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Repairing Your Corvette’s Minor Fiberglass Damage
Repairing minor fiberglass damage on Corvettes with particular attention to the special needs of C1-C3 fiberglass. » Read More
John Pfanstiehl Mar 6, 2018
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How to prep for paint with Summit Racing
Body prep and painting any automobile is challenging even for the most seasoned body professional, so we went to Summit Racing to get ... » Read More
Jim Smart Feb 7, 2018
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Corvette Chrome Installation Tips: Flawless Chrome, Fresh Paint and New Emblems for our C3
We recently had all the chrome pieces of our 1968 Corvette redone, now we're going to go over the best practices for installation. » Read More
Gerry Burger Feb 5, 2018
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Restoring Vintage Corvette Chrome
We visit Advanced Plating to brighten up some vintage Corvette chrome. » Read More
Gerry Burger Jan 17, 2018
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Trim and Badges Make the Finishing Touch on this 1968 Camaro
We show you how to properly install badges and trim pieces on a classic 1968 Camaro to top off a great restoration job. » Read More
Jim Smart Dec 18, 2017
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Proper Installation of Front and Rear 1968 Camaro Bumpers
Hot Rods by Dean tackles proper bumper installation on a 1968 Camaro. » Read More
Jim Smart Dec 8, 2017
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Repairing a Rusted Roof on Your Early Chevy II or Nova
The roof on our 1963 Chevy II goes from sieve to solid with the use of patch panels. » Read More
Steven Rupp Nov 30, 2017
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Here’s the Cure for Creaking C4 Corvettes: Vette2Vette’s C4 No Flex Kit
Eliminate C4 Corvette shakes, rattles and creaks. The positive results after installing Vette2Vette’s C4 No Flex kit were immediate. » Read More
John Gilbert Nov 17, 2017
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Replacing the quarter-panels on your early Chevy II or Nova
Our 1963 Nova takes a big leap toward being a car again with the addition of new quarter-panels. » Read More
Steven Rupp Oct 23, 2017
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