Welcome Banner

Welcome to the Sportscarsalvage.us blog. Scroll down for recent posts and more.

eBay’s Hassle Free Returns (And why we use it)

May 14, 2015 | Posted in Uncategorized | By

Over the past few months, I’ve been converting our listings to use the relatively new eBay Hassle Free returns process. The process is virtually automated, with clearly defined choices and policies. Sellers can choose their own automation rules to simplify

Read More...

A new look!

April 20, 2015 | Posted in Uncategorized | By

I’m in between projects now, so I took the time to update our web presence. Facebook, Twitter, our eBay store, the website, even this blog…everything. It was long overdue, and well worth the time I spent teaching myself the skills

Read More...

I am ready for Spring. Who is with me?

March 4, 2015 | Posted in Shop Time | By

My secondary storage area has been impassable for a while now because of all the snow. The end result is…I have waaaaay too much stuff in my hair here at the moment. (I am not kidding…I’ve been running sales to

Read More...

Let There Be Light(s)

January 27, 2015 | Posted in Uncategorized | By

Thanks to a couple of friends (one who we got building materials from, the other who helped build shelves out of it) I’ve managed to get two pallets of side view mirrors organized, plus a truckload of boxes. I should

Read More...

2001 Saturn SL1 – The latest funny-looking sports car

December 15, 2014 | Posted in Saturn | By

Last month, I had the opportunity to buy and part out a 2001 Saturn SL1 in Black Silver. It came to us having a VERY rough idle, supposedly due to a broken timing chain. While the timing chain wasn’t actually

Read More...

1996 Jeep Cherokee and Through the Looking Glass

October 21, 2014 | Posted in Uncategorized | By

Just when I got my garage mostly clean…. 🙂 I have a friend who gave me a gift that keeps on giving. Specifically, two Gaylord boxes full of car mirrors. What in the world am I going to do with

Read More...

More of those funny looking sports cars!

September 13, 2014 | Posted in Uncategorized | By

We parted out a 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee. It was our daily driver, so we know it’s been well maintained. Rather than trading it in and losing money, we determined that it was worth more as parts. So, doing what

Read More...

A new arrival in the garage!

June 24, 2014 | Posted in Uncategorized | By

It’s a 1987 Dodge Daytona Shelby Z! It doesn’t look quite like the picture, however 🙂 This Daytona came to us already mostly parted out. Before we got it, it was initially intended to be a project vehicle. As far

Read More...

The Capri lives! (And is unofficially for sale.)

May 16, 2014 | Posted in Mustangs | By

After some initial delays, we took this to a local person who is known for fixing complex wiring issues. What happened is that a previous owner had cut many, many wires under the hood. Good job, Scott! She runs… We

Read More...

Ooh, Shiny!

April 9, 2014 | Posted in Uncategorized | By

It’s been almost a month since we got the first of several pallets of Rolls-Royce and Bentley items from the Rolls-Royce Foundation. If you see our previous blog post , you will see the literal TON of magazines, newsletters, and

Read More...