Remove Scratches From Your Speedometer Lense

Remove Scratches From Your Speedometer Lense

The interior is finally coming together after being stripped, cleaned and reinstalled. A few new parts like the vent rings and window motors were installed. I started out by restoring the lens on the speedometer. Here is what is looked like before: The product I’m...
Custom Billet A4 Shift Knob For LT1 Firebird

Custom Billet A4 Shift Knob For LT1 Firebird

I’ve never seen this done before so I hope you guys will like it. Here is my parts list, including a long 1/4 extension. I first drilled a hole in the in end of the extension. Then tapered the end. Cut and welded the bolt to the end of the 1/4 extension. Here is the...
Change Spark Plugs In Tight Spaces Against Exhaust Headers

Change Spark Plugs In Tight Spaces Against Exhaust Headers

I’m installing a set of NGK TR55 spark plugs which are pretty popular with the LT1 engine. First thing you need to do is gap the plugs. From the factory these plugs were gaped at about 0.057 I’m gapping these plugs between .040-0.045 Now here is the problem. Most guys...
Started Removing the K-member LT1 Firebird Camaro

Started Removing the K-member LT1 Firebird Camaro

If you plan on removing the engine with the k-member your going to need to do more work than what’s listed here. Things like disconnecting the fuel lines, electrical wiring and exhaust. I removed the lt1 firebird k-member and here was my procedure. If your leaving the...
Removed the Interior Carpet, Seats and Trim Firebird

Removed the Interior Carpet, Seats and Trim Firebird

I spent several hours today stripping the interior of the car. It was pretty nasty as I expected especially underneath the center console and generally everywhere on the carpet. I don’t have the ignition key or door keys, so I’ll be swapping my old steering column...
Finished Removing the K-Member From the LT1 Firebird

Finished Removing the K-Member From the LT1 Firebird

I finished removing the LT1 k-member today. I have the engine hoist hooked up to 2 straps and a backup chain was added just in case. Jacking the car up as the k-member stays in place and slides out. The front strut slides down the inner fender. I’ll touch this area up...
Bought a New Project – 1993 Firebird Formula

Bought a New Project – 1993 Firebird Formula

After recently wrecking my 1995 firebird trans am and I decided to purchase a “new” car with the intent to build an amazing hot rod. I’ll be able to reuse a lot of the suspension parts, engine parts and interior seeing as how the body took the majority of the impact....