Canned Air Detailing Tip

Dust Buster (or a generic “canned air” product) is commonly used to clean computer keyboards. Basically, it is cold, compressed air in a can. It works great for blasting unwanted debris from your car’s nooks and crannies. We’ve used it to blast dust from interior vents and to remove dried, crusty wax residue on the […]

Window Regulator Tip

Replacing your window regulators or door latch mechanism assembly?<img class="alignnone size-full wp-image-2045" src="http://blog.elcaminostore.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/window-regulator.jpg" alt="window-regulator" width="500" height="333" srcset="http://blog.elcaminostore.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/window-regulator.jpg 500w, http://blog.elcaminostore.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/window-regulator-300×199.jpg 300w” sizes=”(max-width: 500px) 100vw, 500px” /> Before starting, roll your window to its “up” position. This will allow easy access to the inner door assemblies. Clamp the window in this position, taking care not to scratch […]

Molding Removal Tip

Be careful with those ever so delicate roof drip moldings! These thin, stainless moldings literally “pinch” over the drip channel in the roofline. The best way to remove them is to use a small block of wood and a rubber mallet. In some cases, you can actually remove them by hand. But like we said, […]

Front Disc Brake Install Tip

<img class="alignnone wp-image-2038 size-full" src="http://blog.elcaminostore.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/front-disc-brake.jpg" alt="front-disc-brake" width="500" height="333" srcset="http://blog.elcaminostore.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/front-disc-brake.jpg 500w, http://blog.elcaminostore.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/front-disc-brake-300×199.jpg 300w” sizes=”(max-width: 500px) 100vw, 500px” /> If you are looking to add/upgrade disc brakes on your Chevelle, you’ll need to pay close attention to the wheel on the hub assembly. Often times, the mounting plane of the new hub will cause the wheel to […]

Decal Removal Tip

A hair dryer works best to loosen the adhesive used to keep sticker/decals in place. Go slow and be aware that too much heat could damage paint. Here, as we use it on glass, that is not a problem. Heat an edge of the sticker/decal and try to peel it away. As it loosens, pull […]