The Art of Sanding: To the Bone.

Filed Under (Uncategorized) by admin on 09-07-2013

Sanding a vehicle is not merely an activity, but rather an art form. In order for a vehicle to look great after it has been repaired or refurbished it must be sanded correctly. Proper sanding is a vital component of the refurbishing process that allows the new paint to adhere to the surface correctly. Without proper sending the vehicle will not look the way that it should look. In addition to the cosmetic problems that will likely be experienced without the correct sanding techniques the vehicle may have Read the rest of this entry »

The Art of Rust Removal: Techniques and Procedures.

Filed Under (Uncategorized) by admin on 20-05-2013

When you see rust on your vehicle, you’re probably not too pleased. Not only does it look unappealing, but it can also cause issues to your car as well. Therefore, it’s wise to know some tips about removing it from this beloved set of wheels you have.

First, you should always try to take it off as soon as you see it. As noted, rust can cause some major problems for your car. Letting it sit there and grow is just setting yourself up for Read the rest of this entry »

Catalog Shopping for Parts. Who to Trust.

Filed Under (Uncategorized) by admin on 01-04-2013

Whenever you bought your dream car, nobody believed you would waste money on that bucket of bolts. The tires were barely holding air, the engine looked like a gigantic ball of tar and the interior smelled like a family of cats lived in it. You saw deeper than that. You could see the body lines through the oxidation, and you could almost feel the rumble of the engine. This was your baby, and you would do Read the rest of this entry »

Junk Yard Parts: Will This Thing Even Work?

Filed Under (Uncategorized) by admin on 27-10-2012

Building or repairing any car, especially a custom car, takes effort, time, elbow grease and a certain amount of knowledge. Many parts needed can be purchased from dealers or online. However, junk yards offer a wealth of possibilities.

Some junk yards are actual businesses that take old cars and scrap metal. They turn old parts and metal into a product with a market and a profit. The owners and managers of these junk yards log in Read the rest of this entry »

How Much Will He Bend On That Price?

Filed Under (Uncategorized) by admin on 23-10-2012

How Much Will He Bend On That Price?

Designing a custom car requires a lot of patience, discipline and vision. Not everybody has a clear cut idea when they go out to purchase a car. However, there are a number of people who can precisely determine what type of car they want, they way they want it to look and how to go about doing it. However, the major set back to this customizing process is the cost. Overall it is expensive purchasing a car, but adding on different Read the rest of this entry »

Junk Yard Shopping. From Trash to Treasure.

Filed Under (Uncategorized) by admin on 21-10-2012

Everyone is looking for a great deal whether it is on a day to day expense or a vehicle. Getting a great deal on a vehicle is as easy as visiting your local junk yard. If you are mechanically inclined, you can get a car at a junk yard and fix it and save you a significant amount. Going to a junk yard also allows you to customize your vehicle and make it your own. You can add things Read the rest of this entry »

What’s Your Budget? How Much Should You Pay?

Filed Under (Uncategorized) by admin on 17-10-2012

Whether you’re a Ford, Chevy, or GMC fan, everyone catches themselves checking out the new cars on the lot. And eventually all of us decide to take the plunge and drive one of those beauties off the lot and into our driveway.

When it comes time to purchase, how much should we really spend? And how much should we pay for that new car?

Your eyes may light up, and heart pound when you see that new 50,000 customized Read the rest of this entry »

Do Your Homework. Learn Exactly What You Want.

Filed Under (Uncategorized) by admin on 16-10-2012

When it comes to making your own custom car, it’s all about doing your homework and learning exactly what you want. Customizing cars has become a very popular thing. No matter if you are into making muscle cars or hot rods, all you need is simple imagination and you are well on your way to creating something special.

The first thing you need to take into consideration is and then how you want the exterior of your car to look. Since this is the most noticeable aspect of your car, it’s important that you know what type of body kit you want to use. You will also want to find the right professional to help you paint and install the kit.

Another thing you will want to do your homework on is how to modify your lower suspension. Not doing this right can cause your car to have the wrong height extension, making it either too high or too low.

Understand how you want to customize the interior of your car. This is important because both your exterior and interior will compliment each other, making your car unique and well built.

Do your homework. Learn exactly what you want when it comes to customizing your hobby car.

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