Joe rebuilds the wiper motor on a 1958 Daimler for a film shoot; Nelson needs an air-conditioning system for a 1958 Styleline, a model which didn't have air; Joe needs parts for a Charger not yet on the market.
Joe's relationship with a local restaurateur is tested when he has difficulty finding a steering box for a 1957 Fiat; a boy works to rebuild a '79 Monte Carlo; Joe faces a difficult decision about his late father's parts collection.
Short-staffed Joe sends Hector to find a high-performance starter for a '67 Camaro that will be drag racing later that night; James has less than an hour to deliver a gas-tank filler neck to Joe's most demanding customer.
Parts supplier Joe Ferrer and his team hunt down elusive auto parts in New York City. In the series opener, Joe needs rear calipers for a replica of the 1981 DeLorean used in "Back to the Future"; James ignores Joe while searching for a hearse's muffler.