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Ultra Rare 1954 1 ton 4×4 Suburban

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It is not often I come across a Chevy truck I’ve never heard of before but since this Suburban is reported as 1 of 1 it does just that. Listed on Ebay for 48,000 it reportedly sold over night. Originally this Suburban was custom built by GM for the Colombian government in 1954 for transporting government officials through the… Read More

Perfect 72 K20 Suburban

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  Advertisment                 Restored 4×4 67-72 Suburbans are a rare sight. The cost for a restoration is a lot more than a pickup as there are often times 3x as many parts (seats) This fine example listed in Los Angeles Craigslist has a premium price of 42,500 but… Read More

How To Repaint Emblems

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The small details can make a big difference, a little bit of time, patience and some model paint can really improve the look of your car! Check out the video & photos below on how. Advertisment Parts list Red Paint http://amzn.to/2aW78aS Black Paint http://amzn.to/2aW7eiL Brushes http://amzn.to/2aKrz9Q Acetone http://amzn.to/2b8v3bS Skewers http://amzn.to/2aGwHfN Q tips http://amzn.to/2bgl8Qx Advertisment

Weekend Update 10/7/15 Brakes & Stuff

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Quick update on the Pontiac, I make sure to drive it at least once a week. Why else would I have them? The plans are big for the Lemans to update all the suspension, big brakes, 4 wheel discs, etc… Of course that costs a lot of $ and will happen eventually but there are… Read More

68 GMC Suburban Renderings

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I thought this would be a fun thing to do to give me a bit of motivation and make it seem “real” Advertisment If you want renderings like these email Chad @ cmcanning@live.ca it was very reasonable! Advertisment

A Weekend cleaning and findings

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After finishing the body mount install I noticed how many tools and parts have acquired in the Suburban. I decided to remove everything and organize it a bit better. As things go this snowballed into cleaning the interior panels and then removing the original rubber mat (back portion) to clean as redoing the interior is still… Read More

Body Mount replacement

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One of the first things that should be done on a 40+ year old vehicle especially truck is replacing the body/cab mounts. The old rubber has seen better days and as you will see from the pictures once it has worn down to metal it can really start to cause rust on the cab mounts… Read More

Car Week 2015 Experince

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Growing up in the Monterey area my entire life “car week” is something that you just come to expect as the norm. Being stuck in traffic behind half a million dollar cars most never even get to see is part of a week in August.  Lately I have come to appreciate just how lucky I… Read More

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