AAW BLOG

Don’t just listen to US! See what others have to say!

September 23, 2016

Edmund Wilson famously said, “No two persons ever read the same book.” That’s an accurate statement in the literary world, but it’s also valuable in many other facets of life. For instance, we spend a massive amount of time looking at our Classic Update harnesses. We research, design, twe... [ read more ]

Toggle Turn Signal Switch

September 16, 2016

Sometimes, it’s the simple things that make all the difference. Being able to alert other drivers as to when you’re planning to change lanes or turn can be one of those things. Luckily, we’ve got a switch for that. Our Toggle Turn Signal switch allows you to control your brake and turn sign... [ read more ]

Test Light vs. Multimeter…what do they actually do?

September 2, 2016

A simple test light is often all you’ll need to chase any electrical gremlins away from a classic car, but sometimes the ability to run a few more checks can be beneficial. Also, if your car is fuel injected, you want to be sure to keep the test light away from the more sensitive electronics in th... [ read more ]

New Ford Truck Kit on the way!

August 26, 2016

Ford Truck enthusiasts rejoice! We’re filling in a 4 year gap in our offerings for the F-series pickup with a brand new ‘57-’60 Classic Update harness. Once finished, the new kit will complete our coverage for model years 1953 - 1979. When Don (above) has buttoned up the interior of ... [ read more ]

AAW Pine Car!

August 12, 2016

t’s pine car season again! Craig (one of our tech reps) outdid himself once again for the annual SEMA/HRIA Alliance Pinewood Challenge. Last year’s entry was a huge success-- both in popularity, as well as in the funds generated for the SEMA Cares charity auction held at the SEMA show in ... [ read more ]

PVC vs. GXL wire…feel the burn!

July 29, 2016

A very famous butler once stated; "Some men just want to watch the world burn." Others just want to burn 7 inch sections of PVC and GXL wire to prove a point (View the video here!) on our YouTube page. We’ve touted the benefits of GXL wire for quite a while, but decided to provide some p... [ read more ]

New search feature!

July 22, 2016

Looking for something? If so, try our new and improved site search at the top right of your browser window! The new tool not only provides results for specific part numbers, but will also return suggestions based on vehicle make, model, year and year. This is a big improvement over our old... [ read more ]

Busses…does size matter?

June 24, 2016

Some people say size matters. Others say good things come in small packages. It appears they are both correct. Our Highway 22 and 15 have become our highest selling custom kits due to their adaptability and overall bulletproof design. A portion of this is due to the usability of the composite ... [ read more ]

First half of 2016 in summary

June 17, 2016

Somehow, we’re halfway through 2016. It has been a great year thus far for AAW! June offered our sales team a quick chance to catch its collective breath with a handful of more local shows, but we’ll be back on the road pretty aggressively through SEMA (and mid-November) starting in early July. ... [ read more ]

HEI Mod – what’s with the pink wire???

May 20, 2016

If you purchase a pre-’67 Factory Fit engine harness that is modified for for HEI, you will notice a bonus pink wire and a few instruction sheets in the packaging. This isn’t an (admitted) attempt at wire origami. The original dash harness in a pre-’67 vehicle was not designed to suppor... [ read more ] Next ►