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    Oldtimer as a company car

    An oldtimer as a company car. That is a matter of combining the useful with the pleasant. Entrepreneurs are therefore well prepared to the extent that they do not believe that their identity is derived from a recent expensive lease car or – worse – a Tesla. Most oldtimers as cars More

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    Import from a classic: do it or have it done?

    The Internet has made the world much smaller. If it turns out that your dream classic is (much) cheaper in another country than here? Then importing is a good option. Don't buy and import blindly on a few photos. In countries like the USA and Brazil, restoration standards are sometimes horribly different than here. Import within the More

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    'Soften' old rubber

    Handy tip from a reader. The way to make hardened rubber from windows, for example, soft and usable again: put them in an (old) pillowcase, then in the washing machine, add an overdose of fabric softener and wash at 50 degrees. This way, this rubber is not only clean, but also flexible again! Do ask permission More

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    Torn rims (Wheels)

    Mounting wheels with a torque wrench Particularly in the Austin-Healey world, the stories were that the standard Sprite-mounted rims would tear with somewhat sporty use. Even break. These standard mounted wheels would be too 'weak'… Nothing could be further from the truth. The bolts etc. nuts on a wheel must also be fitted with a More

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    Tips for refueling

    Repairs of minor damage or welding can be repainted yourself. That is why here are some tips for refinishing. With a spray can. They are for sale in the standard color of your car, motorcycle, scooter or moped or can be made 'at'. Such spray paint must be at the right temperature to obtain an optimum result. More

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    Spray can

    A nice job, a quiet preparation. A satisfied person. With another 1 glance over the freshly placed part in the spray can, the amateur sprayer turned off the garage light and closed the barn door. The next morning he saw this More

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