74 Eldorado brakes and things!

74 Eldorado brakes and things!

Got to work on an all American 2.5 ton lump today. A 1974 Cadillac Eldorado for a local classic car dealership business. The car had failed brakes. Turns out the master cylinder was leaking quite badly so that unit was replaced along with new front calipers and the...
Sprocket and Chain Replacement

Sprocket and Chain Replacement

This new customer contacted me through Facebook with a 2003 Lexmoto. His rear sprocket had split and the chain was jammed up. I tend to avoid newer vehicles (I am a classics specialist!!!), however if I can help I will. Took no more than an hour to get the bike back...
Jaguar welding work

Jaguar welding work

Technically not a classic, but welding is welding. This local person with a 2004 Jaguar X-Type had some major corrosion under the rockers failing the inspection as a result. The large holes needs plating up and welding, Quite a lot of rotten material had to be cut...
Jag Mk2 Auto trans problems

Jag Mk2 Auto trans problems

I was called by a customer who asked if I could replace his automatic transmission on his 1966 Jaguar mk2. He already had a replacement gearbox shipped from a breaker in Scotland. The original transmission was a shot. Then a discovery was made where the starter ring...
1980 CB125 carb and leak issues

1980 CB125 carb and leak issues

I took advantage advantage of the lousy weather and finished up some bench work on a carb and stator. This came from a 1980 cb125 where oil was pouring from the stator cover and among other issues. Turns out the stator was free of it’s mounting, spinning up and...