The Basic Tool and Adapter: A How-To

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Custom Automotive Restoration Tools & Parts 

Specifically designed dashboard tools for vintage vehicles
that allow the removal of component switches without damage.

Basic Dash Tools
& Adapters

Corvair Related 
Parts & Tools

The Basic Dash Tool safely removes headlight and windshield wiper bezels. Additional adapters bolt on and can remove any switch retaining nut. 
In addition to the Basic Dash Tool which safely removes headlight and windshield wiper bezels, Blue Chip Tools also proudly manufactures parts and tools for all Corvairs.


If we do not carry the dash component tool that is applicable for your car, then we are happy to manufacture the tool you need,
free of charge. Click the button below to
submit your own personal order.

How Does It Work?

An example using Corvette pieces

Step 1:

Basic Dash Tool

Step 2:

Ignition Adapter Piece
Other adapter pieces may be available for your vehicle, i.e. remote mirror, a/c, and courtesy switches

Step 3:

Bolt the Adapter on to the Basic Dash Tool 


What started as a helpful hobby for friends turned into a small business. Find out more about the Blue Chip Tools story from the founder, Russ, himself!

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