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  • 16:02

    Preparing Your Classic Car After Winter Storage

    After a period of inactivity, classic cars should be inspected and prepared carefully before it is safe to start them up and put them back on the road for the Spring. In this ‘How to’ video guide from Skill Shack, Ed Hughes takes you through the process of re-commissioning a classic car after the winter

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  • 20:09

    How to Upgrade From Points to Electronic Ignition

    There are numerous kits available for classic cars to do away with the inefficient mechanical points ignition system and replace with a modern ‘fit and forget’ electronic system. No more gapping points! Whether the system you opt for is magnetic or optical, the principles involved in understanding how it works and how to fit it

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  • 10:44

    Protecting Your Classic Car for Winter Use

    We support the idea of using classic cars all year round, and if you enjoy your cherished car in all weathers there should be no reason to worry about using the car through the winter – as long as a few simple steps are taken to protect it. We cover all those steps in this

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  • 16:13

    Correct Winter Storage for Your Classic Car

    If you have opted to hibernate your classic car for the winter and put it into storage, there are a number of hints and tips that will help to ensure that it is preserved and protected right the way through until Spring. In this ‘How to’ video guide from Skill Shack we share with you

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  • 12:53

    How to Install and Accessory Socket Properly

    Our classic cars have to endure the modern world of sat navs, mobile phones and other gadgets that we need to take with us and charge up. If your classic car does not have a cigar or cigarette lighter of old then you will probably want to install an accessory socket. In this video we

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  • 19:41

    Upgrading Your Classic Car Dynamo to an Alternator

    Dynamos offer a perfectly serviceable system for classic cars that are used infrequently, but if you use your classic car often – and especially if you drive at night, have added accessories or even use things like sat navs and mobile phone chargers – that system will start to struggle. An alternator is the modern

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  • 20:07

    How to Replace a Classic Car (Non-Bonded) Windscreen

    Although it may seem daunting, removing and replacing a non-bonded classic car windscreen is do-able at home with some care and we will show you how. In this video, Ed takes you through the process of how to remove a windscreen yourself. As well as hints and tips along the way he will also let

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  • 9:50

    Converting Your Classic Car From Positive to Negative Earth

    There are many advantages of converting an older classic car from a negative earth electrical system to a positive earth system. Not least of which because it enables you to use modern radios, accessories and upgrade to an alternator. In this ‘how to’ video tutorial, Ed Hughes will show you how to re-polarise the dynamo

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  • 14:50

    How to change a steering rack gaiter

    If your MOT station has failed your classic car or issued an advisory for a split or damaged steering rack gaiter, this video tutorial will give you a step by step guide on replacing it. Ed Hughes will show you the right tools for the job, as well as hints and tips on replacing a

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