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Car Storage Facility As an Events Venue…Good or Bad?

Over the past couple of years, car storage has become a trendy business to start. Much of the drive for this has come from the surge in popularity in classic or soon-to-be classic cars. The sudden value increase in Porsches (especially air cooled ones) is a notable example. Another reason for this is in places like California, new housing (even luxury housing) is not coming with enough garage space for even two cars! Car magnates and celebrities like Matt Farah…

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Customer Car For Sale! 1972 Cadillac Eldorado

There’s big and then there’s 1970s Cadillac big. Enter the 1972 Eldorado…and we are lucky enough to store one and have it up for sale. If you want absolute pillowy old school luxury, this is the car for you. All of the numbers are silly: 19 feet long (for a 2 door passenger car) 8.2 liter v8 (making under 200hp) 5000 lbs (dry) mpg? 12…the 70s were a different time Changing consumer tastes, smog, and the coming oil crisis relegated…

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Why Is It Difficult to Find an Exact Fit Battery For My German Car?

Batteries are typically an easy maintenance item on cars. Most of the time, a vehicle owner can swap out their own battery with minimal technical aptitude. Most auto parts stores now have systems where you as an amateur mechanic can walk in, tell them your year, make, and model, and they’ll recommend a battery size. Easy! However, if you own anything German (Audi, Mercedes, BMW, Porsche, VW) you’ll find that getting that exact fit battery may be difficult. For 5…

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Be Careful Who You Store Your Car With

Last week we took a vehicle in from a customer who had originally stored his prized Mercedes 380 SL with one of our competitors. His initial phone call to us was a distressed one. He had been storing his car for many years with these people through several ownership and name changes. The current owners left his car sitting for over 3 years without starting! …this is not conjecture, the company’s own documentation left in the car before it was…

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