Showing posts from April, 2022

Keeping Your Classic Car Cool This Summer

It shouldn't come as any surprise that cars can overheat, especially in the summer season when the weather is hot and you are taking more joy rides than you typically would in any other season. That being said, the summer season can pose an issue to classic car owners in that in it being a vintage car, it may have some vintage parts. That being said, overheating may occur more commonly than you might expect. Fortunately, the team at Farm Boy Garage has a few tips and tricks to help you navigate your way through keeping your classic car cool this summer.  Have a Solid Thermostat As you can probably imagine, the thermostats initially used in a classic car weren't created with the technology we have today. Ensuring that your thermostat is regulating your car's temperature is a sure way to keep your car from overheating. If it isn't, then you may have an issue of age on your hands. If your thermostat fails, it remains closed and can cause your car to overheat very quickly.

Farm Boy Garage’s Muscle Car Finder

Locating a muscle car can feel like a real challenge. There is a lot that goes into it, research, location, costs, maintenance, etc. We understand the feelings of being uncertain of where to start, which is why the team at Farm Boy Garage has implemented a solution to make your search much easier, our Muscle Car Finder service. This service is specifically geared towards those who may not really know where to start when it comes to finding your dream muscle car. Even those who do have an idea but are not certain how to proceed can benefit from our Muscle Car Finder service that we offer.  How it Works Our Muscle Car Finder service simple and easy. All you have to do is fill out the form that we offer on our webpage, and we handle the rest. We will review your information that you provide and begin the hunt! Whether your muscle car is in Des Moines, IO or Seattle, WA, we will locate, pick-up, restore your vehicle to your exact specifications.  Once we locate your vehicle, we will use o

3 Rookie Mistake to Avoid When Buying a Classic Car

Buying a classic car should be exciting and fun! There’s nothing like purchasing a classic for a steal and having the joys of showing it off. But unfortunately, some people will take advantage of your enthusiasm, and that could cause a great experience to turn into a nightmare! Today, we want to discuss 3 common rookie mistakes people make when buying a classic car and how you can keep yourself informed and ahead of the game.      1.     Failure To Do Your Research If you are looking into purchasing a classic car, more than likely you have done some digging into what car you want, but when looking for a classic car, it is important to do your homework to make sure you are aware of pricing, maintenance, upkeep, mechanical issues, etc. By ensuring that you are informed, you are ensuring yourself an enjoyable experience that bypasses some of the frustration that comes with getting a car you can’t afford to maintain, or with overpaying for a car that isn’t worth what you paid for it. Lucki

The BEST Muscle Cars to Restore

Muscle car restoration is so satisfying. Seeing a car come in a dud and leave an absolute beauty is one of the best parts of the restoration process. We see a ton of different cars, trucks, hotrods, and American classics, but with so many cars, which are the best to restore? We could make a huge list covering all the vehicles we restore, but for the sake of this blog, we want to talk about our top picks for the best muscle cars to restore.          Chevy Camaro How could we not include such a revolutionary vehicle? The restoration process of a Camaro is so satisfying, given how most of the parts are typically available brand new. Breathing new life into such a classic is such an exciting process, plus, with how popular these cars are, there will always be a demand- meaning when you restore with us, you are getting your money’s worth and then some.      Dodge Charger The Dodge Charger has one of the best styles of any muscle car, making it highly sought after. Not to mention, they