Tag Archives: restoration

Burky's Cruise-in Image

Winter Beach Cruise

  One of the great things about living in the Carolinas is the winter weather.  We enjoy many sunny, mild days.  This past week was one of them, sunny with temps in the mid 60s.  So we packed up and headed for the beach.  Saturday we had lunch at Burky’s Grill, North Myrtle Beach, SC

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ARMO AWARD

ARMO Business of the Year

[slideshow] Once again, the SEMA Show was a busy week for Steele Rubber  Products. There were several highlights,  but the biggest may have been the annual ARMO Reception.  ARMO is the council of SEMA that represents the automotive restoration portion of our industry.  This year ARMO awarded  “Business of the Year” to Steele Rubber Products. Our staff

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The Blonde with the Chevy Nova SS

This past June, I happened to be in the Detroit area during the Gratiot Cruise. Next to Woodward Avenue, Gratiot was where I spent a good part of my “misspent” youth. I had a couple of free hours in the morning, so I spent it driving the show from 9 Mile Rd. to 11 Mile Rd.

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Quarter Window Seals or Leading Edge Image

Replacing The Leading Edge Window Seal

A worn-out lock pillar filler and leading edge could be responsible for the whistling noise caused by wind. A door lock pillar seal is the rubber part found where the rear quarter window meets the lock pillar. It serves as the access manager for the quarter window seals. Without this piece water and  dust would

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Building The Part

Making Windshield Gaskets

When parts are unavailable we create new ones. Our front and rear windshield gaskets are modeled from old, sometimes cracked, and broken originals sent to us by automobile owners like you. We use reverse engineering to create a product as close to the original as possible. Our rubber compounds are specially mixed to improve durability. We strive to be

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