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HotrodHotLine Newsletter Dec 3  2009

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You can see ALL of the stories we have published this week by going directly to  and checking out the many sections in our Menu.  Our staff works all day posting new stories in each of the sections ... literally dozens  of articles every  week.


     Once Thanksgiving is past, it seems like Christmas gets here before we know it ...  and we’re scrambling for that “perfect” gift for our rodding friends and family members.  You can save all that hassle by shopping online right here.  There are lots of businesses on that have great gift ideas.  Take a look

MD Article battery in trunk’s own  Hot Rod M.D.,  Jim Clark,  has written a very informative article on installing a battery in your trunk ....  a project many of us will be doing this winter.  Check it out for some tips you may need.

We have HUNDREDS of great “How To”  articles and installation,  FAQ’s,  and other very informative articles in our  Hot Rod M.D. Section... Check it out before you start your project this winter.

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We have a new article in our  publication that we wanted to share with you.  It’s a project of the “Three Nails”  Motorcycle Union Making a Difference  in the Lives of Many. They’re  building a special custom old school bobber that will be given away to a contributor who gives a tax deductible donation to Renovation House, an alcohol and substance abuse rehabilitation and renewing program that has been “renovating” the lives of men for over 25 years.  Details Here

if you have a car to sell.. THIS  IS  THE  PLACE !  These happy sellers below used our Featured Car Ad..Only  $125.  for Six Months What a Deal ! Sell Yours now.

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 Below are just a FEW of the press releases and articles published this week in the  HotRod HotLine  “News Room”
...  See the Latest NEWS  from the world of Rodding and Muscle Cars.

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Weedetr is having a Special.... Our mandrel bent head pipes for 35-48 Fords with the small block Chevrolet engine using block hugger style headers such as Patriot, S&S, Hedman and Hooker. (Not for Sanderson Headers) Mild steel, 2" mandrel bent pipes designed to run through the original exhaust holes in the frame..  For Details Click here

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It’s the “Welder Series SpecTABular”   groan... Half price now on frame tabs ... 10 for  $13.75 ... and we have lots more  “weld ready”  kits for almost any project you have in mind for this winter.  Check it all out  Here

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Got Muscle ???  Well Vintage Air has the system you need to make that Muscle Car really cool ! The Gen IV™ is Vintage Air’s most powerful and intelligent climate control system. The Gen IV uses an exclusive fully electronic microprocessor control system eliminate cables or vacuum connections. Check out  This new Chevelle Sure Fit ™ system

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Alan Grove Components has  this CHEVY 235 SIX CYLINDER    Bracket System. Designed to mount the compressor and the alternator. Uses the stock pulleys.  For more details... Click Here

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ENGINE FACTORY has IN STOCK.... Big Block Stroker  Engines,  Small Block  Chevy Engines, and LS Engines... You can see and  hear over  75 of our Engines actually RUNNIG  on Video... Go to  and click on the VIDEOS  link...then pick your engine !

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SHINY-HINEY.COM is introducing the newest line of Rocket Racing Wheels; Igniter, Velocity, Launcher and Modern Muscle. These wheels are all crafted from A356 Aluminum and topped with a vintage style cap. Modern Muscle are compatible with Tire Pressure Monitoring Sensors and are available now. Igniter, Velocity and Launcher will be available 1st quarter of 2010.  See all of the models here

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Surf City Garage products make the PERFECT gift for that car guy or gal....  they have a great selection of gift packs  OR you can just get a Surf City Garage Gift Certificate...  Take a look

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Even the best new speakers cause speaker panel distortion.  Home audio speakers typically come in well crafted, heavy boxes to eliminate this distortion - a solution that is impossible (or at least impractical) in your car.  For your car, Dynamat is the solution

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Great Deals on Air Bag Tow Kits from   This month we are are featuring our EXCLUSIVE Tow Kit Packages.  See our latest Ads online: Blog
Take advantage of our 3 levels of Tow Kit Packages. Need help? call 800-842-8789 Before you buy.  Get all of the details on these packages and other deals HERE

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Check out the Clayton Machine Works newest product.. Direct bolt-inbrake & Clutch Assemblies for Camaro, Chevelles,  Nova and Firebird ... Call for details on other applications available.   All hardware is included in these kits. Take a Look

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Look at the great selection of Gauges and Dash Panels available from Dolphin Gauges... Our Dolphin line of gauges are available in many colors: White, Gold, Aqua, Tan, Black and Gray. Dolphin Instruments has a style and color gauge set to compliment any custom interior.  Check it out now


If you’re looking for period-correct seat belts for your rod or classic streeter, check out these early GM-style “starburst” belts from Juliano’s. The satin metal push-button is right out of the 60’s, and they come in a rainbow of colors. These are the ideal replacement belts for a period-correct restoration, and the available options satisfy a broad range of requirements.   Take a look and get more info

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Painless Performance  R & D has been busy with lots of new products for  2010.   The focus has been on solid state electronics and how that technology could benefit our customer.  Take a  look at the New Line up for 2010 from Painless Performance

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Saldana Racing Products radiator cores are all oven brazed and never use epoxy. Street Rod radiators are available with one or two row cores and can be built as single, double or triple pass for maximum efficiency.  Take a  closer look at the Saldana Racing Products line.

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SpalUSA showcases this Remote 7-Channel Shaved Door Kit 7-channel Remote with pre-wired harness.  This is a shaved door kit for systems with existing door actuators or solenoids. It can also be used to control up to seven functions of a vehicle by remote.  For complete products details ... Look

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Trans-Dapt Performance pulleys come in a variety of looks, each classy and sharp in their own way. Regardless of the style, they all add the extra detail that sets your engine compartment apart from others. Choose from a selection of classic chrome, polished billet aluminum, machined billet aluminum, and now, durable ASPHALT BLACK Powder Coated Pulleys.   Check it out here

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Ruckus Rods has a great new line called the “Rusty Nutz Garage”  line... with  signs and shirts available they’re great Christmas gifts ... Check it out


Image Street Rods is your West Coast solution for all your custom fabrication and specialty street rod needs! From one off components to complete turn-key dreams we have the knowledge and ability to make it happen. Our commitment to quality insures customer satisfaction everytime.  We also have a fine line of parts... check out our Chassis Prices   ...

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Unsurpassed metal fabrication abilities have long served to separate Steve’s Auto Restorations from a sea of competition. Mastery of time-honored techniques and access to the latest metal working equipment and technology enables our knowledgeable and experienced staff to confidently tackle virtually any metal fabrication project. In addition to projects restricted only by imagination, impossible to find parts are also within our grasp


The East Coast Indoor Nats is this weekend and they have outdone themselves this year !  Hundreds of the finest cars in the country including several Ridler contenders....  This show is always a HUGE event on the East Coast and will be covered by Big Al Liebmann.   All American Pre ‘73 cars and loads of fun.... Check it out and make your plans now !     You don’t want to miss this years show !

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It’s time to start planning for our Winter Show season and no one can beat the Auto Rama and World of Wheels shows from Championship Auto Shows.  No matter where you live.... you’ll find one of their  shows near you this season.  Check out the dates and make your plans now.

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The Grand Daddy of them All....  The Grand National Roadster Show in Pomona is just around the corner so be sure to make your plans now ! is the Official Online Media for this event and we’ll be bringing you information about all of the great events planned for this show.  Look here...


The Sacramento AutoRama will be celebrating it’s  60th Year in  2010 ... the best show Northern California has to offer will be a knock out this year...  Stay tuned to Hotrodhotline for details on all that’s  planned for this banner year   Look here...

Watch for many new vendors soon as we sign up all those who signed on at the SEMA show....  all the more places for you to find the products and services you need ....  why go anywhere else when you can find it all HERE !

Biz Classic Auto Showplace

Located in the heart of "The Motor Capital of the World" since 1984, ClassicAuto Showplace, Ltd. has been serving the owners (sellers) and buyers of Classic, Muscle, Hot Rod, Sports, Antique and Special Interest automobiles. The business was founded with the mission of providing the best arrangement for this special breed of automobile to change hands

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Western Klassic Kars located in the Sacramento California area has a large selection of hot rods, muscle cars and classics.... Check it out here


Daytona Bike Week is not a car event but we know that many of our visitors are also motorcycle enthusiasts and weekend bikers during the summer months so we wanted to let you know that the folks at Daytona Bike Week are advertising their event on  and wanted us to announce it here as well for all of your Hot Rod Bikers...  You can get all of the details on this spring event here

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Want to know why Spirit Industries is one of the Nation's Premier Builders of Hot-Rods and Hot-Rod parts? That's easy - "We Love 'Em!" (and rodders too)At Spirit, we're passionate about the cars we build. Turning heads and winning trophies….you can depend on Spirit to deliver quality and value. When you buy a Spirit kit, you can always count on getting support after the sale too. 

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“The Superior 54 Sport Wagon is a very special car,” said Brad Peterson, owner of Superior Glass Works. “There has always been a mystique surrounding the Motorama cars and we are excited to offer our Superior 54 to a select few looking to drive their own piece of history.”   Get all of the details now

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HushMat’s universal sound and thermal insulating materials have been manufactured in the USA for over 20 years.   HushMat Ultra was rated the #1 insulating material in recent independent study    Tired of that Hot, Noisy and Uncomfortable ride.  Enjoy a Cool, Quiet and Comfortable ride with HushMat.   Treat your rod today!   Easy to install, no tools, no glue, no heat guns and no odor.   LOOK

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Superior Glass Works manufactures fiberglass street rod bodies and chassis, including 1934, 1937 and 1938 Chevys; 1927, 1932 and 1933 Fords; and 1933 Willys. Superior also offers over 500 fiberglass parts for 1927-'54 Chevys and Fords.  Take a look

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Flying A Motorsports has it all!  Looking for the best place to find Car Haulers, Motorhomes, Race Car Trailers and Toterhomes?  With over 20 years in the trailer and truck business, Flying A Motorsports will give you good advice, complete information and pricing on the different types of trailers and trucks available today.   Haulmark, Renegade, United Specialties, Pace American, Classic and Vintage. Yes, they even have a Pre-Owned Inventory for you to browse through. so check it out now.

Is YOUR  Business represented here ??  Why NOT ???   You’re missing out on thousands of potential customers every day.... our rates are VERY affordable and effective.  Call today  877-700-2468 ask for   Mary Ann

The Show Coverage just keeps rolling in.....

 Thanks to our great friends, our fantastic Roving Reporters.    Our visitors are the lifeblood of this publication...  contributing most of the content for all of our feature areas....  we thank you ALL for sharing your love of this great hobby with your fellow rodders through Hotrodhotline, making this the Ultimate Online Community for rodders and lovers of all cars.

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Big Al was at the Gearheads Fall Cruise ...

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The Houston Autorama was a great start to the indoor season

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Good friend Dale Peucker was at the Bright Rod Run in Australia

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Bob Choisser got some great shots of the collection at Coparts Racing

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Roger Rohrdanz was right up front at the NHRA Nationals in Pomona

These are just a FEW of the show articles online this week.  You can see them all  in our  2009 Show Coverage section.  Be sure to check back often because we add several new articles every dayCLICK HERE for Coverage.

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We continue to sell more cars and list more private party cars than any other online venue... You can see new featured ads

How about this cool 57 Pickup

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  We have a record number of ads coming in this year and continue even as fall begins..  has been helping rodders sell their cars now for TEN YEARS....  and we offer the best service on the planet.  If you need help with an ad call us tolll free at  877-700-2468.    

Check out the latest Ads to go online by clicking here...

FREE Parts Ads for Private Parties .....  Clean out that garage !

We had someone stop by our booth at SEMA to tell us he had bought some parts from a Hotrodhotline classified ad from someone who lived just a few miles from him....  parts he needed had been close by and he never knew it until he saw them on   It show that what we’ve always said is  TRUE...There’s a guy just a few miles away from you that NEEDS some of those old parts that have been laying around your garage....  but he doesn’t KNOW you have them....  so get them listed right here FREE and achieve two good things...  clean out your shop .. AND help out a fellow rodder.  List your parts ads Free here at

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We know you have lots of parts sitting in your garage that someone else needs
You can Sell your parts here FREE too.

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  You can order catalogs from many of your favorite companies right here at    Just go to our  “Catalog Order Pages”  and click on the link.  Some catalogs can also be downloaded or browsed online...  Take a look   we have 6 pages of catalogs to choose from  and many downloadable catalogs too !

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catalog eaton
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catalog steele
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  The internet is a really great way to get “connected”  with friends.... and we do that here every day.  You all send in your stories,  your photos,  and we are able to share them with fellow rodders .... 
     Sometimes we get requests from people who are trying to locate old friends and very often we’re able to help ... this week we got such an email :

I'm trying to locate and old friend, Tom Hunnicutt.  We went to Inglewood High School together and Lions Drag Strip in Long Beach.  If anyone still has contact with him, please ask him to contact me at: [email protected]
 I'd love to hear from him.  Thanks for your help,   Jack Sinclair

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Until Next Time
 Keep Rodd’n  and we  hope to see you on the road  this year...
Jack, Mary Ann
and the Staff at Hotrodhotline


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We love to hear from you so if you have any comments or Questions.... Just email us or give us a call !   877-700-2468