These resources and links include places of business, services and resources that have been recommended by various club members.
Our Resource Guide & Club Handbook has a comprehensive list that includes places out of Texas. We narrowed down the list here to places in the Houston metropolitan area and surroundings areas or online sites that we thought could be useful to Triumph owners.
If you have any concerns, prior to using a company listed herein you may wish to discuss with other club members and/or consult the local Better Business Bureau.
While we try to keep this list updated, please make a quick phone call to verify that the information is current.
Endorsement by the Texas Triumph Register is neither intended nor implied.
General Repair and Maintenance
- British Auto Specialists, Jeff Sloan, owner. Since 1979. Sales, Parts, Service. Triumph and other British marques. 2216 Solona Street, Fort Worth, TX 76117. 817-589-7971. www.BritAuto.com
- Classic Sports, LLC., Gary Fuqua, owner (TTR Member). Restorations, Sales, Trades, Purchases, Triumph Parts & Spares. Hollister, MO (Branson area). 417-337-9556. www.classicsportscars.biz
- English Automotive , Jeff Sloan, owner. Since 1979. Sales, Parts, Service. Triumph and other British marques. 2216 Solona Street, Fort Worth, TX 76117. 817-589-7971.
- Good, Richard , Bill Fulton, owner. 13840 Aston, 713-460-1441.
- Motorcars, Ltd., 8101 Hempstead, Houston, TX 77008, 713-863-9388.
- Palm Motor Company , Dennis Migl, 2050 Jacquelyn, Houston, TX 77055. (Between Long Point and Hammerly). 713-682-2222. Specializes in German cars, but Don Carter has taught him to appreciate “the older, less sophisticated English stuff as well”. Garage as clean as a hospital operating room!
- Ron’s Vintage Auto Restoration , Ron Harrison, 1421 N. Stagecoach Road, Unit 100, Salado, TX 76571, 254-947-3322 or 713-857-7733. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Services: Carb rebuild, engines rebuild, transmission/clutch R&R, general maintenance, full restoration, discounted parts, appraisals. www.rvar.net
- 5R Restorations, Ron Redding, 33803 Pecan Hill Dr. Brookshire, TX 77423 281-346-2417 or 713-698-0832 pager. email:email@example.com. Services: Specializing in general repairs and maintenance on all marques of British cars. Paint, interior and restoration services. Qualified MG appraisals. Pick-up and delivery service available. Moss Motors distributor. Offers 10% discount off parts for the do-it-yourselfer.
- The TR Shop , Russ Seto (TTR Member), 14610 Dale Hollow Lane, Cypress, TX 77429. 281-373-0637. Electrical, light mechanical, custom machining. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Body Shops and Painting
- Advanced Paint Removal & Cleaning System , 416 Woodline Drive, Spring, TX. 281-364-9950, 713-937-6528. Services: Baking soda stripping (from $550), roll-back wrecker available for pickup and delivery.
- Allied Powder Coating , 6010 St. Augustine, Houston, TX 77021. 713-741-9779. www.alliedpowder.com
- Arnolds Reconditioning Services , Mike Dennis, 2203 Tradewinds, Missouri City, TX 77459. 281-403-0455. Services: Paintless dent repair, touch-up, windshield repair, handpainted pinstripes.
- Britain’s Automotive Center, Mike Maharaj, 4305 Spring Cypress Road, Spring, TX 77388, 281-355-8724.
- Houston Metal Stripping, Caustic tank for chemical cleaning of body and frame. 713-367-4037.
- Paint’n Place, Tom Snader, Sugarland, 281-242-4722.
- Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes Corp, 7201 Wynn Park Drive, Houston, Texas 77008. 713-863-1562. Services: Will custom mix paint to match your car and package in aerosol cans.
- Unified Coating Industries, 17545 Huffmeister Road, Suite A, Cypress, Texas 77429. 832-256-9261
Specialty Shops – From Accessories to Water Pumps
- Chisholm Coach Custom Car Covers, Barney and Nancy Eaton. 20111 Deer Field Drive, Georgetown, TX 78628. 512-869-5114.
- Disk Jockey, J.D. 713-699-9119, Services: Trailer with 1000 watt Peavey System, 50’s & 60’s Rock & Roll Music for Car Club Events. Special Club Rates.
- Eastwood Company, 263 Shoemaker Road, Pottstown, PA. 19464, 800-345-1178, 610-323-2200. www.eastwoodco.com
- Fourth Gear Ltd, Ralph & Janet Janelli, 3901 Davis Drive, Charlotte, NC 28270, Tel: 704-321-2425, Toll Free Order Line: 877-221-7837. Services: Custom embroidery, Regalia. www.fourth-gear-ltd.com
- Peregrine Automotive, Wicker Picnic Baskets. P.O. Box 69, Mount Vernon, WA 98273, www.peregrineauto.com
- Rallye Productions, W229 N1477 Westwood Drive, Waukesha, WI 53186-1153, 1-800-236-2036. Event supplies such as ceramic mugs, car flags, awards, decals, key chains, mousepads, trophies, license plates, badges, pins, embroidery, T-shirts, dash plaques, etc. www.rallyeproductions.com
- Scalextric-USA, Slot car racing kits. Classic British cars including Lotus and Caterham are available. www.Scalextric-usa.com
- Triple-C, 888-854-4081. Services: Regalia including clothing, models, grill badges, etc. for British car makes. www.triple-c.com
- Secret Audio, 808 West Vermont Avenue, Anaheim CA 92805. 1-800-88-TUNES. Services: Hidden AM/FM receiver with CD changer. Hand held wireless remote. Modern music for classic cars. www.custom-autosound.com
- Taylor Supply, Nuts, bolts, fasteners. 713-861-4604.
- Custom Car Cool (Custom Paint and Body), 1525-C North Post Oak Road, Houston, TX 77055, 713-680-9664. Services: Installation and repair of A/C systems for classic cars.
Car Care Products
- Autodetail.com, Tel: 800964-8711. Services: Zymol, Meguiars, 3M, Lexol and other high-end car care products. www.autodetail.com
Certificates/Custom Car Posters
- British Motor Industry Heritage Trust (BMIHT) “birth” certificates for your car, 263 Shoemaker Road, Pottstown, PA. 19464, 800-345-1178, 610-323-2200. Archive Department, British Heritage Motor Centre, Banbury Road, Gaydon, Warwickshire CV35 0BJ. Tel from US: 011-44–1926-641188. Online application form available at http://www.heritage-motor-centre.co.uk Look for the Archive Information Service including Heritage Certificates link. Price is 66 pounds as of mid-2012.
- Custom Posters of Your Car, Enjoy a full size color poster of your car. These large format color blow ups (email a high resolution photo) are offered for $5.00 per square foot in sizes up to 42” x 60”. The photo can also be mounted on 3/8-inch foam board and framed for an additional fee. Contact Jerry McDaniel at email@example.com
- British Wiring, Inc., Edwin & Lesley Cehelnik, 20449 Ithaca Road, Olympia Fields, IL, 60461. 708-481-9050. Full harnesses plus bits and pieces for classic British cars and motorcycles. E-mail: Britishwiring@Ameritech.net. www.Britishwiring.com
- Dick’s Automotive Electric, Alternators generators, starters, Rosenburg. 281-342-4753.
- Pearland Alternator Co., Inc, Al Coker, 121 North Main, Pearland, 281-485-8871. Services: Starters and alternators rebuilt, one to two day turnaround.
- Spring Branch Alternator-Starter, Inc., 14620 Hempstead Hwy, Houston, TX 77040, 713-690-6644. Knows Lucas systems.