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Chevrolet Monte Carlo Steering Box Swithout  by Doug Klauck

Chevrolet Monte Carlo Steering Box Swithout by Doug Klauck

I replaced by steering box today. It took less than an hour but I do have a lift so that certainly makes life easier. I'll try to make the long story short as possible. At Goodguys last month I won a drawing for a Borgeson Performance series 12.7 to 1 ratio PS box. I...

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There is No Such Thing as a Checker Trailer Queen?

There is No Such Thing as a Checker Trailer Queen?

There has been public talk about Checkers and trailer queens on social media.  An interesting topic, a nasty and condescending Facebook user posted recently that the folks who criticize unrestored Checkers are the same folks who own Checker “trailer queens”.  The sour...

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Cleveland Yellow Cab

Cleveland Yellow Cab

Four years ago Yellow Cab of Cleveland announced that it was shutting its doors after 90 years in business.  One of the original Yellow Cab franchise operations established by John Hertz, the company had a long run. From the late 1920's through 1982,  Yellow was one...

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This group is dedicated to the preservation vintage of Checker cabs produced from 1922 through 1982. The Internet Checker Taxicab Archive is the largest online club, featuring more than 3000 items in the digital archive, and more being added every week. We invite you to view the archives, learn about the history of Checker Cab, download photos and newsletters, and join the online group. All of the resources, content, and groups on this site are free to access and/or join. Our goal is to create the largest free online resource and community for Checker Cab fans.

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