Rudi wants his 1964 Dodge Dart to become a daily driver and a family project car, but he needs the crew to help to get this Dart on target; and Gordon needs an automatic transmission in his beloved 1965 Shelby Cobra kit car.
Tom and Patti want to drive their 1967 Amphicar on land and water, but the hydrid boat-car has problems. Doc Pellerin hasn't started his ultra-rare Austin 10-4 in years, but he needs Dan to get it running for a major car show in just 4 days.
John thinks his '58 Corvette is mostly original, but Dan finds a mismatched assortment of poor-quality parts and bad repairs that have him tearing his hair out; and Chelsea wants to fix up a rare '71 Fury for her dad, Rikk.
Ron and Valerie want Dan to restore their 1963 Jeep Willy's Fleetvan, but the problems run deeper than the seams hidden beneath inches of filler. Grady wants his Z28 to be a driver, but the former drag race car has never been out of second gear.
Bill's 1969 Pontiac Firebird is incompatible with his son's disability, so he needs Dan to tame a car that was built for speed. Tim's 1974 International Harvester Scout was given a paint job that took four years. He hopes that Dan can pick up the pieces.
Daniel has a 1968 Mustang Convertible. He wants the crew to swap out the V6 with the V8 from a donor car, a swap that is easier said than done. Stacia and Eugenia need Dan to transform their 1962 Citroen problem car into a reliable ride.
Ovide bought his 1957 Bel Air sight unseen, and it turned out to be a rusted piece of junk. Dan must figure out how to restore this classic. Dino is a disabled driver who loves to go fast. However, his 1969 Super Bee is anything but super.
Dan accepts a 1926 Ford Model T as part payment for a build. Robby wants to convert it to a far more rare 1914 C Cab. Meanwhile, Anthony buys a 69 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible, but the car of his dreams is an accident waiting to happen.
Two brothers nicknamed their 1965 Chevy Impala "Night Prowler," but the mods to make it look cool also make it impossible to drive; and Don shows up with a '67 Corvette and a massive list of repairs that he wants done.