If you are restoring a muscle car, you're probably going to have to reupholster the rear seat at some point. Whether changing the color or just freshening up the interior, the rear seat is a pretty straight-forward process. This video will guide you through the process
Hagan Street Rods Modular Door Panel System
At Speedway Motors, we don't just carry street rod parts (http://www.speedwaymotors.com/Street-Rod-Parts.html) that will make your ride go fast. We also stock parts that will make it look good.This video will teach you how to design, construct, and upholster your own auto door panels. Learn what tools are needed and what techniques should be used to achieve professional results.
Check out Hagan's universal door panel base kit on our website: http://www.speedwaymotors.com/Base-Door-Panel-Kit,47819.html
How To Recover A Dashboard
TheCousinDan shows you how to recover a dashboard with new vinyl. Restore old cars and trucks with this handy skill!
Classic Car Carpet Installation
In this video, we show you step-by-step how to install a carpet in your classic car. We used high quality mass-backed carpeting from Auto Custom Carpets. We're no experts on the subject, but this video should give you enough courage to tackle this job yourself.
Check out our other videos, subscribe to our YouTube channel, find us on Facebook (West Coast Classic Cougar), and for any of your Cougar parts needs, visit our website:
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Ridin Dirty Upholstery (310) 916-1223
W a t t s C i t y Films Production @WATTSCITY Ridin Dirty specializes in original and custom auto interior, cloth inserts on seats, press molded carpet, dash pad restoration, seat repair, frame repair, and springs. We build high end custom interiors for all vehicles,imports, lowriders, sports cars, custom show cars and trucks.
We are located in Hawthorne, California. Our work has won numerous awards at car shows. Ridin dirty has also been featured numerous automotive magazines and special events.
How to upholster a hot rod in leather part 1
In this video series we show you how to create a seat pattern and sew it out of vintage leather for a 1928 Ford model A . Flat stitch and french seams are demonstrated as well as other auto upholstery techniques.
build your own door panel part 1.avi
This is part one of Hagan Street Rods Modular Door Panel System. This film will teach you how to design, construct, and upholster your own auto door panels. Learn what tools are needed and the techniques to achieve professional results.
How To Fiberglass Car Door Panel / Fiberglass Door Panel Car
http://www.caraudiofiberglass.com How to fiberglass a custom door panel and get professional results. Easy to follow step by step methods for your next car audio install. Fiberglass how to videos made easy.
Tips - Seat Foam, Original vs New
If you are thinking of using your original seat foams, you should take a look at this video to see the advantages of upgrading to new.
DIY- How To Paint Your Car Interior In 10 Steps
1. a. Prep Clean Part With Warm Soapy Water
b. Prep Wet Sand With 800-1000 Grit Sandpaper
c. Let The Part Compelety Dry For A Hour
2. a. First Coat Of Primer Make It Light
b. Second Coat Of Primer Make It Meduim
c. Last Coat Of Primer Make It Heavy But Watch For Runs
3. a. Sand The Primer With 800-1000 Grit
4 a. First Coat of Paint Make It Very Light Just Enough To Make Spots Hold Can 12 Inchs Away From Part
b. Second Coat Of Paint Make It Light After This Is Done You Should Still See The Color Of The Primer
c. Thrid Coat Swipe Paint Across The Part And Now You Should See No Primer
d. Fourth Coat To Etc. Coats Swipe Paint Across Paint Lightly
5. a. Clear Coat Stage Spot Your Clear On Your Part Lightly
b. Repeat Atleast 5 Times After The First Coat You Can Spray A Little Thicker
6. a. Extra Stage You Can Grab You Some Good Wax And Put It On Thick To Protect Your Part Better
7. a. Designs Or Logos- You Can Apply A Smily Face Sticker On A white Piece
b. Paint That Part Black
c. Remove The Sticker And The Face Will Be White
d. Look On Google For Logos Or Letters
e. Print And Razor Blade The Logo or Letters Out
8. a. Tips- Wait Atleast 10 Mintues In Between Coats
b. Tips- Do NOT Move The Part After Painted
c. Tips- Shake Can Before Use And Clear After Use
9. a. TroubleShooting- Clear Is Dull= The Weather Is To Hot or Cold Need Between 70-80 Degress
b. TroubleShooting- Paint Is Running= Your Holding The Can To Close To the Part
c. TroubleShooting- Paint Cracked or Bubbled= The Part Was Wet
d. TroubleShooting- A Bug, Dust, Or Grass Fall On My Fresh Paint= Let Cure A Full Day And Wet Sand With 1000 Grit
10.a. Curing The Paint- Wait Atleast 4-5 Days After Last Coat Of Clear Is Appiled
b. CUring The Paint- Make Sure It Is In A Warm Area
LeBaron Bonney - Building a Door Panel Part 2
Part 2 of the "How It"s Done" video. LeBaron Bonney shows the final steps of building a door panel for a 1950 Ford Convertible. This is one model of over 800 models offered by the company. Go to Part 1 to see the beginning steps of this process.