Street Rod Articles
A Guide to Installing Rear Center Axles - 1967 Chevelle
With the coil-overs attached, it is now time to make the Chevelle rear whole again. Follow along as Jeff installs a 9" third member and spline axles with a few tips on axle lengths and bolt patterns.
Replacing a G-Body 7.5" Bolt Rear End
Learn about the power behind the G-body platform and the steps to upgrade a 7.5" bolt rear end to a 8.5" to withstand high horsepower. See how to change the differential fluid and install new gaskets.
Hemi Identification: Part II
Learn how and where to identify early Dodge, Desoto and Chrysler Hemi's by their identification numbers. This guide is for most automobile, industrial and marine applications.
How to Install Rear Coils - 1967 Chevelle
See how Jeff converts his 1967 Chevelle rear suspension to QA1 double adjustable coil-over suspension. This allows added adjustability for ride height and compression and rebound characteristics.
LS Cam Swap
A guide to choosing the right camshaft for your engine. See how to install a new LSR roller camshaft while upgrading valve springs and rocker trunnions.
Hemi Identification: Part I
A guide on identifying early Chrysler, Dodge, and Desoto hemi engines. In this two part guide, you will learn how to identify these engines and some history on what has become a legendary engine for hot rodding and racing.
Disassembling Valvetrain Components
Rebuilding an engine? Stay organized by using a valvetrain rocker arm organizer tray while disassembling the valvetrain components. Learn some tips on why you shouldn't mix up lifters if you intend on using them again.
Ford Banjo Rear End Open Drive Conversion
A step by step guide on how to install an open drive conversion kit on a Ford Banjo rear end. View the list of tools and materials needed to complete this installation.
How to Install Rear Trailing Arms - 1967 Chevelle
Jeff demonstrates how to install a high quality rear trailing arm kit for his 1967 Chevelle. Learn more about the a-body rear suspension and its unique set of requirements. Find out how to eliminate wheel hop and promote “forward bite”.
Floor Panel Replacement on a 1960's Classic
In this restoration project, find out how to remove rusted floor pans and install new sheet metal on a 1963 Chevy Impala. Investing in the proper tools is essential in getting the job done right!