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Cars are more than just a vehicle for transportation for many people, but an extension of their own identity which is why many people choose to customize their cars. Performing car restorations can be a hobby for some and job for others. If you are interested in hiring someone to do an auto restorations project for you these are some terms that will be helpful to know.

  • Classic – A classic car is strictly defined as cars built between 1925-1942 with a few exceptions but more loosely describes a car older than 25 years. Classic cars are typical auto restorations project.
  • Panels – The word panels typically describes the interior pieces of a car that can be painted to customize the vehicle. Most cars come with plain black, gray and brown tone interiors but people can choose to paint the interior panels any color from red and yellow to other memorable color pairings.
  • Emblem – Emblems are car accessories which identify the make, model and special features of a car, truck or SUV. These are typically made from chrome.
  • Restoration – Car restorations refers to the process of fixing an older car back to its authentic shape. True restoration includes repair what can be seen on the outside such as paints, bumpers, accessories and chrome as well as what cannot be seen such as the engine and trunk.
  • Hopped-Up – The term hopped-up describes modifications that are made to the engine and parts that a car originally came with that increase the power and performance of the vehicle.
  • Supercharger – A supercharger is a mechanical device on some cars which pumps air into the engine of the car more quickly which helps the car accelerate rapidly. Cars with superchargers are popular restoration projects.
    Goodguys Rod and Custom Association
    Pleasanton, CA 94566
    Our organization around highly regarded staff will restore or custom design your vehicle to your specifications. We customize your car in its entirety right down to the floor mats.  
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    5 Star Collision Centre, LTD.
    4701 Urbana Rd, Springfield, OH 45502
    Welcome to Sutherly 5 Star Collision Center! We are proud to serve Springfield and surrounding areas with quality auto body repairs.
    (937) 399-6500
    6055 Branch Hill Guinea Pike, Milford, OH 45150
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    (513) 554-1222
    User Review: "Nothin jim cant do from motorcycles to cars and ant other toys"
    Asd Mobile Signs And Designs
    279 Oxford Oak, Blacklick, OH 43004
    We make your vehicle stand out with custom graphics pin striping and lettering. We also offer magnetic signs yard signs and banners. We'll design a custom logo and print your business cards as well.
    (614) 864-5687
    2548 Stanley Ave, Dayton, OH 45404
    (937) 223-3799
    Cycle Tech of Dayton
    3308 Encrete Ln, Dayton, OH 45439
    (937) 234-7949
    Cycle Tech of Dayton
    5236 Springboro Pike, Dayton, OH 45439
    (937) 281-0429
    Craftmasters Van & Truck Accessories Inc
    3020 N Dixie Dr, Dayton, OH 45414
    (937) 275-8797
    Auto Interiors & Vinyl Roofs of Dayton
    1970 Neva Dr, Dayton, OH 45414
    (937) 277-6597
    Lively Muscle & Classics Unlimited
    5950 Poe Ave, Dayton, OH 45414
    (937) 898-6900
    High Point Dynamic The
    7525 Brandt Pike Unit 1, Dayton, OH 45424
    (937) 233-9211
    Crager's Auto Interiors
    74 Westpark Rd, Dayton, OH 45459
    (937) 433-2080
    Soft Touch Car Wash Systems
    11 W Whipp Rd, Dayton, OH 45459
    Since 1963, we have been providing a full service car wash for Washington Township, Centerville, Kettering and Dayton area. We offer several services from headlight restoration and detailing to cleani
    (937) 434-2791
    Mike's Body Shop
    390 Carr Dr, Brookville, OH 45309
    (937) 833-4623
    Antique Auto Sheet Metal Inc
    650 Albert Rd, Brookville, OH 45309
    (937) 833-4422
    Lyons Custom Trim
    46 Jefferson St, Brookville, OH 45309
    (937) 833-4464

    Car restorations and customizations allow owners to pick and choose exactly how they want their vehicle's interior and exterior to look and feel. Auto restorations can be done by professional mechanics or owners that want to rebuild it in their own time. Stores have paints, floor mats, replacement parts, and accessories customers are able to choose from for their vehicle. Car restoration projects vary in time depending how much work needs to be put in, what parts are needed to be ordered, and how much time a person has to do the work. Car owners that want to it on their own can visit several different auto stores to look at what interior and exterior parts and accessories they have for sale. Restoring automotives at auto shops is another option owners have if they don't feel they can make the changes on their own. Mechanics order, install, and ensure the parts are working properly. Bumpers, engines, transmissions, seat covers, and new exterior painting are common jobs required during auto restorations. Mechanics that provide restoration services may specialize in one type of automobile, such as trucks, while others work with cars, trucks, SUVs, and other vehicles. When restoring cars, mechanics work with owners carefully to make sure everything they are changing is approved. Speaking with several different mechanics is recommended to see who offers the best price for auto restorations. Getting an estimate is essential when trying to determine a budget to follow. Owners can easily choose to spread out purchasing and installing replacing parts and accessories over a period of time to make the restoration process more affordable.
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