N57 – Survival Tactics for Your Air Cleaner

by: Rich Bakula in the August 1982 RootesReview: Within the past year, I successfully completed another project. It was the restoration of my air cleaner’s metal housing which some of the TE/AE United V attendees may have seen… Read More

N56 – Releasing a Locked Hood

By Steve Werrel in the May 2007 RootesReview: For my first contribution I would like to provide an answer to Jim Andersons question on how to release a locked hood or as we call them over here a… Read More

N55 – Cubby Box Restoration Tip

by Mike Shreiner in the May 2007 RootesReview: I discovered a tech tip while installing a new wood dash….the old cubby cardboard had what was left of a black fuzzy felt like material on it. It was disintegrating… Read More

N54 – Convertible Top Protector

by John Logan in the February and April 2007 RootesReview: In the February issue you saw pictures of the convertible top protector. Now I’ll tell you how they were made. They are of course for the Alpines and… Read More

N53 – Seat Belt Replacement

by John Polasek in the December 2006 RootesReview: After my cheapo aftermarket (came with my car) drivers’ side seat belt fell apart, I was looking for decent set of new or used replacements to duplicate originals. I noticed… Read More

N52 – Sources for Paint Code 86

by Ron Fraser in the December 2006 RootesReview: Here are the numbers I have for paint code 86: If you want a current PPG code for forest green I suggest you contact Dale’s Restoration or Tiger Auto for… Read More

N51 – Wiper Blades

by Jim Anderson, John Logan and Fred Baum in the July 2006 RootesReview: At one time or another we’ve all been caught in the rain and have had to rely on the wipers. With the Lucas electrical systems… Read More

N50 – Dealing with the Dread Footprint of the Hard Top

By Stu Brennan in the January 2001 RootesReview: If you use your hard top, you are no doubt aware of the dreaded Hard Top Footprint, the marks left in your paint by the gaskets on the bottom of… Read More

N49 – ”X” Frame Exhaust Pass-Thru Front Replacement

by Ron Barrette in the May 1993 RootesReview: Many Tiger owners who have cars that have spent most of their days in the Northern tier states will have cars with some degree of rust in the area of… Read More

N48 – Shoulder Belt for Sunbeams

originally published as “Safer Seat Belts” by Dave Spiwak in the April 1993 RootesReview: Your Sunbeam has bolts on the rear wheel well for installation of across-the-shoulder seat belts. You can see them by looking into the wheel… Read More