What is the difference between a classic, vintage and an antique car?

Here at Overdrive, you will know that we specialise in classic car repairs.  Sometimes we find that some people find it hard to define the difference between certain type of cars. This is why we ask what is the difference between a vintage car, a classic car and an antique car? The definitions do overlap a tad but we define them below.

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Which Oil Should Be Used in an Austin Healey Overdrive Gearbox?

austin healey overdrive gearbox oil

The type of oil that you should use in your Healey overdrive gearbox may be something you’ve thought of for a while.

The reason for this is often because the available information on the subject can be rather confusing. Below are some basic issues one man uncovered:

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The 4 most common faults with the Triumph Spitfire

 

Triumph Spitfire Gearbox

There are a few common faults that occur in the classic Triumph Spitfire. Of course, many of the problems are the usual niggles that were common in cars made it that era. If you’re planning to buy a vintage Triumph be sure to check alignment, rust, engine and gearbox. If you’re already the proud owner of a Spitfire, the following article will help you to diagnose any issues you’ve come across

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