Chop Cut Rebuild

Chop Cut Rebuild

2007 - 2017,
Restoring cars to look and run as good as they once were.

Episode Guide

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - No Katzkins Were Harmed (Season 9 Episode 184)
    Season 9 Episode 184:

    No Katzkins Were Harmed

    Dan helps AMD cover their tubs; Magnaflow covers their seats and sound; Wyotech takes delivery and assembles a new chassis.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Get A Job Fair (Season 9 Episode 182)
    Season 9 Episode 182:

    Get A Job Fair

    The end is neigh. All 3 teams prepare to show their stuff. Last minute and final hours before they reveal.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Dress It Up Before You Go Go (Season 9 Episode 181)
    Season 9 Episode 181:

    Dress It Up Before You Go Go

    Fresh from the paint booth, the Wyotech team begins adding interior electronics. Magnaflow adds toys to the bed of the RAM. Hushmat deflects any heat in the AMD Chevelle at American Muscle Cars.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Customs Declaration (Season 9 Episode 180)
    Season 9 Episode 180:

    Customs Declaration

    Magnaflow builds a custom exhaust. Chevelle gets a custom driveshaft and custom interior. Wyotech starts custom paint on the F-100.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - California Drive Thru (Season 9 Episode 179)
    Season 9 Episode 179:

    California Drive Thru

    Sponsors from California kick in with significant support to both the Chevelle and F100 projects; Magnaflow adds boards to the Ram.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Shopping for More Than Shoes (Season 9 Episode 178)
    Season 9 Episode 178:

    Shopping for More Than Shoes

    Dan travels to Georgia and Wyoming to examine the remnants of the project vehicles and how best to rebuild them; Rich at Magnaflow gets right to building accessories for his truck.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Picking the Path (Season 9 Episode 177)
    Season 9 Episode 177:

    Picking the Path

    Dan meets three teams who intend to restore, upgrade, and customize three unique show projects. AMD, Wyotech, and Magnaflow all select the challenges they intend to face.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Cruisin' For a Bruisin' (Season 9 Episode 14)
    Season 9 Episode 14:

    Cruisin' For a Bruisin'

    The builders meet at the Great Labor Day Cruise to see each others projects for the first time.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - One Hot SEMA Show (Season 9 Episode 13)
    Season 9 Episode 13:

    One Hot SEMA Show

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Home Stretch (Season 9 Episode 12)
    Season 9 Episode 12:

    Home Stretch

    Final assembly for the Bel Air; subframe and fluid lines for the Nova.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Come Together (Season 9 Episode 11)
    Season 9 Episode 11:

    Come Together

    Finishing the paint job on the Bel Air, while the Nova receives new seats, door panels, a differential and a gas tank.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Lotsa Bling (Season 9 Episode 10)
    Season 9 Episode 10:

    Lotsa Bling

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Takes a Legend (Season 9 Episode 9)
    Season 9 Episode 9:

    Takes a Legend

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Cruisin' Down Paradise Road (Season 9 Episode 8)
    Season 9 Episode 8:

    Cruisin' Down Paradise Road

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - It's Legendary (Season 9 Episode 7)
    Season 9 Episode 7:

    It's Legendary

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Powered by Grimes (Season 9 Episode 6)
    Season 9 Episode 6:

    Powered by Grimes

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - It's About the Little Things (Season 9 Episode 5)
    Season 9 Episode 5:

    It's About the Little Things

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Killer Pypes (Season 9 Episode 4)
    Season 9 Episode 4:

    Killer Pypes

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - The Art of the Morrison (Season 9 Episode 3)
    Season 9 Episode 3:

    The Art of the Morrison

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - The Real Deal (Season 9 Episode 2)
    Season 9 Episode 2:

    The Real Deal

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - The Southern Bel Air Goes (Season 9 Episode 1)
    Season 9 Episode 1:

    The Southern Bel Air Goes

    A '56 Chevy Bel Air; a '71 Chevy Nova; Surf City Garage puts on a car show.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Ladies and Gentlemen, Start Your Engines (Season 8 Episode 13)
    Season 8 Episode 13:

    Ladies and Gentlemen, Start Your Engines

    The cars are unveiled.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Git 'er Done (Season 8 Episode 12)
    Season 8 Episode 12:

    Git 'er Done

    Interior work.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Moving at the Speed of Sound (Season 8 Episode 11)
    Season 8 Episode 11:

    Moving at the Speed of Sound

    The project cars have their electrical and sound systems installed.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Back Together (Season 8 Episode 10)
    Season 8 Episode 10:

    Back Together

    The Duster is painted before reassembly; the WIllys is ready to be put back together.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Pin the Tail (Season 8 Episode 9)
    Season 8 Episode 9:

    Pin the Tail

    Both cars are prepped for painting, the Willys is pin striped.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Cool It (Season 8 Episode 8)
    Season 8 Episode 8:

    Cool It

    Air conditioning is installed in the two cars.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Exhaustion (Season 8 Episode 7)
    Season 8 Episode 7:


    Installing the exhaust systems on both cars.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Nothing Simple (Season 8 Episode 6)
    Season 8 Episode 6:

    Nothing Simple

    The Duster's Hemi gets the mockup treatment; working on the Willys electrical system.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Suspension to be Believed (Season 8 Episode 5)
    Season 8 Episode 5:

    Suspension to be Believed

    Both restoration cars have suspension work; The Willys gets its primer coat.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Testing, Testing (Season 8 Episode 4)
    Season 8 Episode 4:

    Testing, Testing

    Cutting into the Duster; testing the Willys Coupe's engine.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Power Plant (Season 8 Episode 3)
    Season 8 Episode 3:

    Power Plant

    Priming the Duster; the crew visits a GM plant in Canada.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Stirring Up Dust (Season 8 Episode 2)
    Season 8 Episode 2:

    Stirring Up Dust

    Both restoration projects are evaluated before the start of repairs.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - New Directions (Season 8 Episode 1)
    Season 8 Episode 1:

    New Directions

    A 1972 Duster and a replica 1941 Willys coupe are this season's projects.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Chop Cut Rebuild (Season 7 Episode 129)
    Season 7 Episode 129:

    Chop Cut Rebuild

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - You're All Out (Season 7 Episode 13)
    Season 7 Episode 13:

    You're All Out

    CCR cars at the 2010 SEMA show.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Road to SEMA (Season 7 Episode 12)
    Season 7 Episode 12:

    Road to SEMA

    The Charger gets a new grill and window, the GS is ready for the SEMA show.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Pair 'O Dice by the Dashboard Lights (Season 7 Episode 11)
    Season 7 Episode 11:

    Pair 'O Dice by the Dashboard Lights

    New transmission and audio system in the Charger, the CSOC GS turns on the lights.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Dan's Got a Hemi (Season 7 Episode 10)
    Season 7 Episode 10:

    Dan's Got a Hemi

    Vinyl top the '69 Charger and rims on the Corvette.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - On Your Mark, Get Set, Paint (Season 7 Episode 9)
    Season 7 Episode 9:

    On Your Mark, Get Set, Paint

    The Vette and Charger get glammed up.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - The Family Business (Season 7 Episode 8)
    Season 7 Episode 8:

    The Family Business

    Build a Hemi engine and prep for paint.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Building a Legend (Season 7 Episode 7)
    Season 7 Episode 7:

    Building a Legend

    Dan checks out the seats for the Charger while Laurent cranks the bass.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - New Foam on the Block (Season 7 Episode 6)
    Season 7 Episode 6:

    New Foam on the Block

    Use a lightweight foam block to fit the exhaust on the XP Charger.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Alter-K-tion (Season 7 Episode 5)
    Season 7 Episode 5:


    Dan's sewing skills are revealed working on the Corvette's seats; suspension work for the Charger.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Super Charged (Season 7 Episode 4)
    Season 7 Episode 4:

    Super Charged

    The Charger is coming back to life; the Vette gets its freak on with a super charger.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - The Southern Shell (Season 7 Episode 3)
    Season 7 Episode 3:

    The Southern Shell

    Dan and the boys prep the Charger to head west.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Twins (Season 7 Episode 2)
    Season 7 Episode 2:


    Split windows for the Vette and Charger parts.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Mysterious Numbers (Season 7 Episode 1)
    Season 7 Episode 1:

    Mysterious Numbers

    Meet the new teams and begin on a 69 XP Hemi Charger and a 2006 C6 Corvette.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Perfect Gaps (Season 6 Episode 117)
    Season 6 Episode 117:

    Perfect Gaps

    Camaro body; custom window frames.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Hot August Nights (Season 6 Episode 13)
    Season 6 Episode 13:

    Hot August Nights

    Both teams are on the road to Reno to reveal their show cars at Hot August Nights.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Race to the Finish (Season 6 Episode 12)
    Season 6 Episode 12:

    Race to the Finish

    Both teams put the finishing touches on their project vehicles.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Camaro Re-Born (Season 6 Episode 11)
    Season 6 Episode 11:

    Camaro Re-Born

    Dan visits a GM plant to see what goes into the 2010 Camaro.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Chrome (Season 6 Episode 10)
    Season 6 Episode 10:


    The Camaro gets its first breath of life while the Mercury project reveals the secrets to chrome and pin striping.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Chop Cut Rebuild (Season 6 Episode 9)
    Season 6 Episode 9:

    Chop Cut Rebuild

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Looking Fine, Lots of Shine (Season 6 Episode 8)
    Season 6 Episode 8:

    Looking Fine, Lots of Shine

    Car restoration is a team effort, and both teams get a little extra help from the experts.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Water Borne Supremacy (Season 6 Episode 7)
    Season 6 Episode 7:

    Water Borne Supremacy

    The cars are on the road to paint and body work.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Make it Work (Season 6 Episode 5)
    Season 6 Episode 5:

    Make it Work

    "Prototype land"; engine, transmission and fabrication work.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Old Rusty (Season 6 Episode 4)
    Season 6 Episode 4:

    Old Rusty

    Vic Edelbrock, Jr. joins Ted's engine build; Camaro suspension.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Ferocious Progress (Season 6 Episode 3)
    Season 6 Episode 3:

    Ferocious Progress

    Team D & P makes up lost time; Ted's Rod Shop readies the Mercury.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Critical Decisions (Season 6 Episode 2)
    Season 6 Episode 2:

    Critical Decisions

    The Camaro crew has to decide on using the old shell or a new one.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Fired Up (Season 6 Episode 1)
    Season 6 Episode 1:

    Fired Up

    The new project cars and deconstruction.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Chop Cut Rebuild (Season 5 Episode 13)
    Season 5 Episode 13:

    Chop Cut Rebuild

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Chop Cut Rebuild (Season 5 Episode 12)
    Season 5 Episode 12:

    Chop Cut Rebuild

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Chop Cut Rebuild (Season 5 Episode 11)
    Season 5 Episode 11:

    Chop Cut Rebuild

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Bring on the Strippers (Season 5 Episode 10)
    Season 5 Episode 10:

    Bring on the Strippers

    Final preparations before painting; choosing a color scheme.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Complete Disaster (Season 5 Episode 9)
    Season 5 Episode 9:

    Complete Disaster

    Classic works on custom bed rails; the Goodmark `Cuda body work.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - A Better Header (Season 5 Episode 8)
    Season 5 Episode 8:

    A Better Header

    Classic's upholstery; custom exhaust for the `Cuda.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - The Biggest Small Block (Season 5 Episode 7)
    Season 5 Episode 7:

    The Biggest Small Block

    The Classic Crew gets help with the engine; the Goodmark guys put all the metal back on the car.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Shift Into High Gear (Season 5 Episode 6)
    Season 5 Episode 6:

    Shift Into High Gear

    Transmission and brake work.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Caveman Fabrication (Season 5 Episode 5)
    Season 5 Episode 5:

    Caveman Fabrication

    The Classic Crew revives the lost art of leading; fabricating new pieces for the `Cuda.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - French Curves (Season 5 Episode 4)
    Season 5 Episode 4:

    French Curves

    The Goodmark Guys do body mods; the Classic Crew hits the cab.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Body Work, Not Body Fun (Season 5 Episode 3)
    Season 5 Episode 3:

    Body Work, Not Body Fun

    Custom Hemi; making a truck look like a truck.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Christmas for Car Guys (Season 5 Episode 2)
    Season 5 Episode 2:

    Christmas for Car Guys

    The Classic Crew gets a new chassis; the Goodmark Guys bake, prime, twirl, cut, install and modify.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Smoove Baracuda (Season 5 Episode 1)
    Season 5 Episode 1:

    Smoove Baracuda

    Building a '53 Chevy pickup; tearing into a "new" '70 Cuda.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - 100th Meridian (Episode 218)
    Episode 218:

    100th Meridian

    Dan goes with the Van to SEMA in Las Vegas; the Van, Daytona and Camaro head to Pittsburgh for World of Wheels.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Put if Off (Episode 217)
    Episode 217:

    Put if Off

    The Van gets the shag treatment while it's all about adding the finishing touches on the Camaro; Dan helps put the suspension and wheels on the Daytona.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - We'll Go Too (Episode 216)
    Episode 216:

    We'll Go Too

    The Daytona becomes a Daytona; the Charger has some exterior modifications made; Dan jams along with the new audio being put into the Transit van.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Chop Cut Rebuild (Episode 215)
    Episode 215:

    Chop Cut Rebuild

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Streets Ahead (Episode 214)
    Episode 214:

    Streets Ahead

    Parts fly onto the Camaro in Michigan, the front metal gets replaced on the Daytona and Dan helps put seats and stripes on the van in Blairsville.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Now for Plan A (Episode 213)
    Episode 213:

    Now for Plan A

    The Camaro moves on to step 2 in Detroit, while Dan installs HUSHMAT and panels in the van; the Daytona has rear sheet metal installed.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Completist (Episode 212)
    Episode 212:


    The Daytona gets a firewall, Dan finishes up with the bike in Daytona Beach and the Camaro finishes phase 1 in Orlando.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Another Midnight (Episode 211)
    Episode 211:

    Another Midnight

    Dan puts doors on a Camaro and helps make a seat for the Chopper before touring the AMD warehouse to get more parts for the Daytona.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Little by Little (Episode 210)
    Episode 210:

    Little by Little

    Dan gets to play in the sand while the Daytona gets blasted, body panels are added to the Camaro and what is a retro van without a retro bike?

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Not So Necessary (Episode 209)
    Episode 209:

    Not So Necessary

    The Camaro gets a firewall, Dan helps with a sunroof at Wyotech and he tours the Wellborn Musclecar Museum to understand the Daytona's roots.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Greasy Jungle (Episode 208)
    Episode 208:

    Greasy Jungle

    It's like Christmas at AMD, Wyotech wants to add stripes to their van and Dan finds himself removing pieces from the Daytona.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Are We Family (Episode 207)
    Episode 207:

    Are We Family

    Dan learns how Wyotech helps the community while the Daytona comes in from outside and the Camaro gets jigged.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - All Tore Up (Episode 206)
    Episode 206:

    All Tore Up

    Dan helps reclaim a Daytona from mother nature; a Camaro is built from scratch; Ford thinks Wyotech deserves a van.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Down to the Wire (Episode 204)
    Episode 204:

    Down to the Wire

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - A Smorgas-board of Tools (Episode 203)
    Episode 203:

    A Smorgas-board of Tools

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Absolutely Fab-ricated (Episode 202)
    Episode 202:

    Absolutely Fab-ricated

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Street and Performance (Episode 201)
    Episode 201:

    Street and Performance

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Nothing But Air (Episode 200)
    Episode 200:

    Nothing But Air

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Viva Las SEMA (Episode 199)
    Episode 199:

    Viva Las SEMA

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Begin The Beguine (Episode 198)
    Episode 198:

    Begin The Beguine

    Two new builds begin their restoration journey to SEMA.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Chop Cut Rebuild (Episode 197)
    Episode 197:

    Chop Cut Rebuild

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Chop Cut Rebuild (Episode 196)
    Episode 196:

    Chop Cut Rebuild

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Wheelin' Not Dealin' (Episode 195)
    Episode 195:

    Wheelin' Not Dealin'

    Host Dan Woods hits the hiway to visit the GM engine plant, a legendary upholstery shop, and some Penn State suspension.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Bat Country (Episode 194)
    Episode 194:

    Bat Country

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - On The Right Tracker (Episode 193)
    Episode 193:

    On The Right Tracker

    Tracker delivers a CNC plasma table to the Cuda team. LMC stainless steals their lines. Dan defies his son in-law.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Makes No Differential (Episode 192)
    Episode 192:

    Makes No Differential

    The LMC Truck team begins to build. The Cuda team tears in and tears up.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Blast the Past (Episode 191)
    Episode 191:

    Blast the Past

    Two build teams address their concepts and their corrosion.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - 500 Miles To Home (Episode 190)
    Episode 190:

    500 Miles To Home

    Dan brings some expertise to the Cuda project. The LMC Truck team takes a brake.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Blairsville Witch Project (Episode 189)
    Episode 189:

    Blairsville Witch Project

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Flow Moe-Joe (Episode 188)
    Episode 188:

    Flow Moe-Joe

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - All I Need Is The Air (Episode 187)
    Episode 187:

    All I Need Is The Air

    Vintage Air provides some cool for the F-100; Magnaflow puts some air in their suspension; Chevelle team airs out some design plans.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - The Art of Transmissions (Episode 186)
    Episode 186:

    The Art of Transmissions

    Legendary race transmission builder, Art Carr supplies the F-100 with a bullet-proof C5 Transmission. Bedslide delivers a roll out for the RAM. Build teams change for the Chevelle.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Did You OC That (Episode 185)
    Episode 185:

    Did You OC That

    Dan works with Wyotech students to tackle an LMC upholstery kit; AMD discovers problems with the chassis; Magnaflow farms out a lift and tire upgrade to local talent.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Final Thrash (Episode 98)
    Episode 98:

    Final Thrash

    Test driving the finished Impala and Bricklin.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Impala Power (Episode 97)
    Episode 97:

    Impala Power

    Impala electrical work; final interior work on the Bricklin.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Calling a Corvette Expert (Episode 96)
    Episode 96:

    Calling a Corvette Expert

    The Impala get's its engine back; the Bricklin gets a visit from a Corvette expert.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Two Tone Paint With Tunes! (Episode 95)
    Episode 95:

    Two Tone Paint With Tunes!

    Prepping the Impala's paint job; Bricklin audio system.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Pipes and Smoke'n Graphics (Episode 94)
    Episode 94:

    Pipes and Smoke'n Graphics

    The Impala goes to the body shop; the Bricklin gets graphics.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Tight Torsion & Tangello Paint (Episode 93)
    Episode 93:

    Tight Torsion & Tangello Paint

    Impala sway bars and stereo; Bricklin drive train and paint.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Cool Rads (Episode 92)
    Episode 92:

    Cool Rads

    The Impala's front sheet metal, radiator and fans go in.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Steering New Power (Episode 91)
    Episode 91:

    Steering New Power

    The Impala gets a steering column and a drive shaft; priming the Bricklin's body.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Crated Ponies & Suspension (Episode 90)
    Episode 90:

    Crated Ponies & Suspension

    Extra horsepower; stripping the paint from the Bricklin.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Suspensions Upgrade - Engines Teardown (Episode 89)
    Episode 89:

    Suspensions Upgrade - Engines Teardown

    Installing the Impala's rear suspension; full teardown of the Bricklin's engine.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Metal Mania vs. Sand Blast Power (Episode 88)
    Episode 88:

    Metal Mania vs. Sand Blast Power

    Metal work in the Impala; sand blasting the Bricklin.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - Shop... Cut Rebuild! (Episode 87)
    Episode 87:

    Shop... Cut Rebuild!

    Looking for Impala parts; separating the Bricklin's body and chassis.

  • Chop Cut Rebuild - The Players & The Project (Episode 86)
    Episode 86:

    The Players & The Project

    This season's projects: a gull-winged Bricklin and a classic Impala.