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Happy (groan) Tax Day!

April 17, 2018 | Posted in Shop Time, update | By

Greetings everyone, it’s the wonderful day everyone looks forward to… The deadline to file your taxes in the USA.  Gag me with a goat horn.  We got ours done and due to the recent changes actually got a small refund

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New Season, New Domain Name for the store!

April 10, 2018 | Posted in Helpful Tips, update | By

We’ve always been proactive in making our stuff easy to find, but something escaped our attention…  The link to our eBay store has always been http://stores.ebay.com/sportscarsalvage. Not horribly hard to find, but, well, long and not easy to remember.  We’ve had

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Spring and Status and Stuff

February 24, 2018 | Posted in 1989 Chrysler LeBaron Turbo, Family, Parts Cars, Shop Time, update | By

We know we promised the Chrysler LeBaron parts would be appearing on our eBay store soon, but we had a bit of a farm emergency in that Stormy, our 3 months out Boer buckling, developed pneumonia. We had almost a week of

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1989 Chrysler LeBaron Convertible Turbo – Our Next Part Out

February 11, 2018 | Posted in 1989 Chrysler LeBaron Turbo, Parts Cars | By

This 1989 Chrysler LeBaron GC Turbo will be our next part-out.  Everything works, car was T-boned and has a salvage title. Engine runs strong and builds boost.

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1994-1998 Ford Mustang Side Scoop Removal

November 11, 2017 | Posted in Helpful Tips, Mustangs | By

I was just asked how you correctly remove the external rear side vent scoops on a 1994-1998 Ford Mustang. They have threaded studs with nuts that must be removed from the INSIDE. Some models have a plastic clip. You need

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Mustang Fun!

October 15, 2017 | Posted in Corvettes, Mustangs | By

In amongst some other vehicle projects and trades, the past few months have been spent parting out two Mustangs. The first one was a complete, running 1999 Mustang with an additional set of donor parts. It was a 3.8L coupe

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Ford Escape Subframe Replacement

June 13, 2017 | Posted in Shop Time | By

Spoiler alert: You don’t have to pull the motor to do this. It can be done without a lift. The great Ford Escape. These were recalled because the front subframes rusted out. Depending on the amount of rust when taken

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This year, I am thankful for….

December 3, 2016 | Posted in Family, Shop Time | By

….Not parting out another SUV. After acquiring a series of collections of already parted out vehicles and consignment lots over the past year, I was itching to dust off my large collection of 10mm sockets and wrenches and part something

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What’s happening?

October 22, 2016 | Posted in Family, Humor, Shop Time | By

In short, a lot.   You may have noticed that I haven’t written a blog post since April. Much has happened since then.   We got the second load of Porsche 914 parts in May, which I am still working

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Spring Cleaning, with surprises + the obligatory goat picture

April 29, 2016 | Posted in Uncategorized | By

I once had an empty garage bay. That was the most boring 15 minutes of my life. In anticipation of another load of parts, I’d been making room in my incoming work area. What I ended up with was not

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