Theel Auto - Your Classic Car and Truck Specialists
At Theel Auto in Elkhart Lake, our team is passionate about reviving classic cars and trucks, and our daily drive is fueled by the excitement of turning your classic car dreams into reality. Whether it's minor repairs for late-model vehicles or extensive overhauls for classic models, we possess the expertise to get the job done to perfection. You can find us at N 8348 County Rd J in Elkhart Lake, or reach us at 920-876-2703 to schedule an appointment or arrange for towing services.
AC Repair and Replacement for Classic Cars and Trucks
Do you want a custom AC system? Tired of suffering from a hot car cabin because r12 is no longer available?
Come to Theel Auto to repair or replace your classic car's old R12 AC system. Upgrading the AC on a classic car requires rebuilding the entire AC system plus important pressure testing to ensure your vehicle cabin stays cool and meets modern standards. When you come to Theel Auto in Elkhart Lake you will find professional technicians that have the expertise to diagnose, repair, or replace your classic car or truck's AC system.
Brake Systems for Classic Cars
Outdated brake systems on classic cars can be upgraded to modern, safer systems. Traditional brake drums are significantly less effective at stopping a vehicle compared to modern caliper and rotor-style brakes. We offer a range of solutions, from drum-to-disc conversions, rotor and caliper upgrades, to pad replacements. Make your classic truck or car's braking system more reliable, whether you're driving in wet conditions or under perfect weather.
Classic Car and Truck Body Restoration
Our offerings include classic car dash and gauge replacements with access to hard-to-find original parts or aftermarket and custom design alternatives. We're also proficient at complete glass and windshield replacements. Restore your classic car or truck's interior with choices like frame-off restorations and custom fabric selections.
Classic Car Exhaust and Fuel Systems
From 1970 Challengers to a 426 Hemi with fuel injection, at Theel Auto our professional technicians know their way around the engine and fuel system of rebuilds and older makes and models. Classic cars need fuel mixture analysis and fine-tuning of the fuel intake system including fuel pump replacement, fuel lines, and gauge replacement. We specialize in adding custom exhaust, and pipe and converting fuel intake systems for classic cars. For "No Mods" classic car enthusiasts we can help restore classic car intake manifolds and headers to their original condition.
Classic Engines and Transmission Rebuilds and Replacements for Classic Cars
Transmission flushing is probably the most common and important maintenance item for classic cars and trucks. From the old school, tune-ups and valve jobs to new replacement transmissions and crate engines, Theel Auto in Elkhart Lake has everything a classic car needs to run at its best. Go OEM or get modifications to upgrade clutches, differentials, and driveshafts.
Cooling System and Heating System Repairs
Need a cooling and heating system repair or upgrade? At Theel Auto we can help you keep every auto part the same as it was when your car rolled off the manufacturing line or help you upgrade to aftermarket parts. Our professional technicians have the expertise to diagnose problems with your classic car or truck's, radiator, electric fan, hoses, or thermostat. If you need a total core replacement, aluminum radiator, or cooling system upgrade, at Theel Auto we can install OEM replacements or do a total custom system build.
Hard to Find Parts
Theel Auto has been finding hard-to-find parts for classic cars and trucks since 1987. Hard-to-find engine, brake and suspension parts that have been discontinued by automakers can now be quickly sourced and installed in your car by our technicians. From reproduced or refurbished fuel pumps, water pumps, and pistons, Theel Auto can find and install everything you need. Get auto repairs using auto parts that still have original fit and function. If you are looking for classic car parts we are your source!
Suspension and Steering
Transform a classic car's manual steering into power steering for a smoother driving experience. Adjust the quick ratio of an old classic car to emulate the ratio of a modern sports car. When you turn corners on city streets, your car's front wheels pivot on steering knuckles connected to the steering rack. After years of wear and tear, it becomes essential to replace tie rods, leaf springs, or coil springs to restore your vehicle's ability to release energy when in motion. Consider opting for lowering springs that offer more coils in a condensed stack for a low-profile look.
Need A Tow? For your classic car or truck, we can provide transportation to our shop.
Tune-Ups for Classic, Muscle and Vintage Cars
Regular oil changes are an essential part of any classic car or truck tune-up. We specialize in emissions tuning for late-model high-performance engines, offering bolt-on modifications for muscle and vintage car tune-ups.
Wheels and Tires
If you're a fan of cruising, explore classic-looking wheels that combine style with endurance for mile after mile of enjoyment. Pair wide whitewall or grand touring tires with the perfect wheelset for your classic car or truck at Theel Auto.
For more information and to explore our classic car services, please contact us at 920-876-2703. You can also request a quote by clicking below:
What our clients are saying about us
We have established longterm and stable partnerships with various clients thanks to our excellence in solving their automotive needs!
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