When it comes to classic hot-rod components, nothing gets people going like a multi-carb setup. And the king amount these is the Tri-power. Long admired for their stellar performance and macho attitude, the tri-power has become a hard thing to find. So why find one? Why not build your own? Today on GEARZ, Stacey walks you through the process of building your own tri-power out of old derelict parts. After that, Stacey pulls out the big Mopar guns and shows what it takes to put together a six-pack. If multi-carbs are your deal... you?re gonna love this show! Then Stacey gets down and dirty and shows you how to build some simple, ultra strong axle dollys by using some old scrap metal like the kind laying around YOUR garage. Who said gearheads aren't into recycling?
Building Your Own LS7/ SL-C Project: Drivetrain [S6 Ep.5-1]
If you have ever dreamed of walking into a place like GM, and building your
own engine using all their tools and equipment, you have to catch this
episode of GEARZ, because that is exactly what Stacey does! With GM's new
build-your-own-crate-engine program, you are able to follow Stacey thru the
process of building your own LS7 engine. Not only does it give you a great
look at how these engines are built and manufactured, but it'll also give
you great incentive to get to GM and build your own! After that, Stacey
goes thru the mysterious world of the transaxle, and how to set up a
mid-engine car for mind-blowing performance. If you are not watching GEARZ,
you're missing out on a lot of things you haven't seen before!
Superbird / Vintage Parts Restoration [S1 Ep.6-1]
This is a show for all you restorers out there because Stacey not only
shows you how to properly drive your hot rod by flogging on a '70
Superbird...he also shows you some tips and tricks on restoring vintage
parts like Exhaust manifolds and
steering wheels. If you are a Gearhead, then this GearZ is for you!
The new Challenger vs. the World [S3 Ep.8-1]
Some of the biggest news to come down the automotive pipeline in a long
time is the fact that Dodge is making the Challenger again. But how does it
stack up against the legendary Challengers of old? Well, Stacey decided to
find out! First, by "grabbing" a Challenger in a most unorthodox way... and
then comparing it head-to-head with a 70'440 six-pack car. But that's not
all... Then Stacey decided to take the new car beyond the legend by
sticking on a Supercharger and really
blowing the doors off of the competition! If you are a Mopar nut, or have
just wondered what all the fuss was about concerning the new Challenger...
this is one show you've got to see!
V8 Interceptor [S4 Ep. 15-3]
Today on GEARZ, Stacey brings the Rat Roaster two steps closer to
completion as he installs a custom Exhaust system underneath the car to quiet it
down and then lays out the 3" chopped top that is going to cover the top of
the car when it's raining. If you've ever wondered how they do convertible
tops, this is the show to see. After that, he rolls back the Trail Boss
Jeep. Last week was about increasing off-road performance... this week is
about street performance, as he continues to transform it into a rig that
is Boss on the trail... and on the street! Stacey continues with the V8
Interceptor project, as he throws on wheels and tires, to give it a real
mean stance! GRRRR! Stacey also introduces the gauge cluster for the '67
Body Building the SL-C [S6 Ep. 4-1]
Quick...what is the first thing that comes to mine when I say, "kit Car"?
Well, if It's images of cheap poorly fitting bodies, bad engineering, and
goofy looking cars, you are about to have your mind changed as Stacey
continues building a true supercar, from a Kit, that'll run over 200Mph!
From assembling the chassis to installing the body, this show goes into the
nuts and bolts of what it takes to hand-build a car in your garage, that
will rival the best that the European Exotics have to offer. Only in
America, and only on GEARZ!
426 Hemi Engine Build -- Part 2
From http://www.horsepowermonster.com .
Monster follows the build of one of the very few Chrysler 426 Hemi's in
existence. This is part two in a three-part series. You can see the other
videos in this buildup along with the Dyno sheet here:
The Rat Roaster - Jekyll & Hyde Exhaust [S2 Ep.3-1}
Today on GEARZ, Stacey not only brings the "Rat Roaster" '32 back in the
shop, but he also takes it under the knife as he creates a very unique Dr
Jekyll and Mr. Hyde style Exhaust
system and does some custom modifications to the frame to hide it all from
the casual on looker. If you are interested in taking your project and
building it into something truly unique by thinking outside the box - this
show will definitely encourage you to do that. Then Stacey digs into some
tips and tricks on how to set your vehicle up for storage, and those times
when your classic car or hot rod is going to be sitting for awhile and not
Aftermarket vs. OEM Parts [S4 Ep.5-1]
Today on GEARZ, Stacey answers some top questions from viewers as he
compares OEM parts to their Aftermarket replacements. Which is the best
quality? Which is the best deal? After you see this show, you will know the
answer to those questions and a lot more. Then Stacey reveals the tips and
techniques involved in welding in replacement sheet metal. If you never
thought you could do this kind of major surgery yourself, this show will
change your mind and encourage you to get out there and try it! So what are
you waiting for? Get movin'!
Custom Seat Installation [S2 Ep. 7-3]
Today, Stacey pulls out the tools and starts working metal as he dives into
the subject of what to do when your floors are gone... I mean literally
gone... nothing there! It's not as big a problem as you may think as Stacey
rolls in the "Rat Roaster" and shows you how to create solid metal floors
from nothing. This show is loaded with tools and tech that will help you
build anything from a small patch panel to a complete floor. While he?s at
it, Stacey also covers seat selection and placement so you have a place to
plant YOUR seat when you get ready to roll down the street!
The Rat Roaster - Engine [S2 Ep. 2-1]
Today on GEARZ, the "Rat Roaster" returns and Stacey finally reveals the
kind of power plant that would have made this wild deuce roadster the
fastest car in the valley in 1968. And if dual carbs, a blower, and about
doesn't get you going, maybe the fact that he's stuffing a 5 speed manual
transmission behind it will! If you?ve ever wondered how to plan a project
out so it makes sense and then follow it through, this is the one to watch.
Then Stacey digs into the Parts Bin to take a look at some of coolest
products on the market to help you build your own special ride!
The Banshee - Body Recap [S2 Ep.6-2]
This is it! The show a lot of people have been waiting for because the
"Banshee" is back from paint and ready to answer the question? Does it
still look like a '95 Miata? Or has Stacey shown you how to create a
completely different monster? Well, all we can say is the proof is in the
paint, and you are not going to believe how complete and affordable this
transformation really is! Then Stacey digs into the age-old question: Is it
better to restore a car original, or modify it? Well the answer is up to
you as he features a really clean '68 Plymouth GTX with some not-so-subtle