American Restoration Season 2
S02 E01Apr 15, 2011
Cooler Kings Apr 15, 2011 Rick converts a Coca Cola cooler into a combination cooler hot dog grill which means not just restoration but re-engineering and manufacturing. Rick's got a buyer who's interested but he's asking a lot of money. Then Rick Harrison, of all people, brings in a stained glass barber pole. But it's so corroded and delicate he contemplates giving it back as is.
S02 E02Apr 15, 2011
Knockout Apr 15, 2011 It's game on for Rick and his team when they restore an early 1900s strength-testing punching bag game. Can Rick knock-out this challenge with the old one-two punch, or will this rock 'em, sock 'em heavyweight project prove too big to go down? And later, the crew is under a tight deadline to fix up an antique railroad strongbox.
S02 E03Apr 22, 2011
Duck and Cover Apr 22, 2011 Rick and his team take a trip out to a local Las Vegas museum to restore a civil defense air raid siren from 1957. Can they withstand this nuclear restoration, or will they fail to duck and cover? And later, a client brings in a turn-of-the-century, nickel-plated cash register.
S02 E04Apr 22, 2011
Pumped Up Apr 22, 2011 Rick and his brother Ron take a road trip to a dusty desert salvage-yard to rummage for some beat-up antiques to flip for cash. Will they find a hidden oasis brimming with profit potential or will they get lost wandering the wasteland? And later, Rick takes a restoration risk and auctions off a 1920s visible gas pump.
S02 E05Apr 29, 2011
Space Kowboy Apr 29, 2011 Rick and his team are given a crucial mission, completely restore a NASA helmet from the 1960s' Gemini missions. Will this project launch them out of this world, or will a fire cause them to call Houston with a problem? Then, after an old picker drops off a rusty gas cart for a fix-up, they try to give it a fill-up.
S02 E06Oct 27, 2011
Smoking Hot Oct 27, 2011 Rick turns up the heat when an 1881 potbelly stove whips into the shop. Later, the guys are unexpectedly challenged to restore a 1940s children's Irish Mail cart by hand.
S02 E06Apr 29, 2011
Jackpot Apr 29, 2011 A customer wants Rick to refurbish a 1940's Pepsi cooler and convert it from water to air chilled. That's tough enough but another customer wants to refurbish an old slot machine with over 500 parts. In fact, Cowboy and Kyle have a bet on whether they will loose any parts.
S02 E07May 6, 2011
Safe Keeping May 6, 2011 Rick has one of the guys try to crack a 90 year old safe brought in for renovation using a long list of possible combinations. But with the safe so old and corroded it's tough to tell if a combination is wrong or the mechanism is jammed. Also in the works is the renovation of a candy dispenser from a movie theater.
S02 E08May 13, 2011
Suck Up May 13, 2011 After an antique railroad vacuum used to clean train carriages rolls into the shop, Rick and his team attempt to spotlessly service this colossal cleaning contraption. Will he be able to keep this tremendous task spic and span, or will this pristine project run rapidly off the rails? And later, a client requests a retro restoration of his childhood red wagon. Can the team navigate the rough road to complete this classic cart, or will this tattered toy be nothing but hell on wheels?
S02 E09May 20, 2011
Rev'd Up May 20, 2011 Rick's crew works on a dime store penny scale. Being a precision instrument it's fairly delicate but a previous owner had already worked it over. But they really get involved in renovating a British Matchless motorcycle so it's ridable but suitable for a museum.
S02 E10May 27, 2011
Apples and X-Rays May 27, 2011 Rick and his team have a chance to restore an extremely rare department store x-ray machine from the 1940s used to fit shoes. Can Rick put his best foot forward to safely service this radiation discharging device from head to toe or will this item prove to be too hazardous to everyone's health?
S02 E11Jun 10, 2011
Hot & Cold Jun 10, 2011 Tyler calls from school with a pleasant surprise for Rick but it leads to a scavenger hunt. A wine connoisseur has plans for an old ice box. Rick's plans are a bit more elaborate.
S02 E12Jun 17, 2011
Secret Fan Jun 17, 2011 It's a restoration race to the finish line for Rick and his team when a client cruises in with a 1960's go-kart. Can they masterfully mend this miniature motor vehicle, or will this project be a karting catastrophe? And later, Tyler conspires to fix up a 1950's fan as a gift to Rick for Father's Day.
S02 E13Jun 24, 2011
Grippin' Mad Jun 24, 2011 Rick and his team flex their muscles when they strong-arm a powerful penny arcade strength tester from the 1940s. Can they get a grip and swiftly squeeze out a macho machine, or will this resistant restoration be too tough to tackle?
S02 E14Jul 11, 2011
The Pick, the Pawn & the Polish Jul 11, 2011 When a prominent Vegas Pawn Star hauls in a crumbling 1957 Chevy 150, Rick and his team accelerate at breakneck speed to overhaul this classic clunker. Can they restore this retro rust-bucket, or will this project stall-out before they reach the finish line? And later, a couple of American Pickers show up hoping to sell some of their varied vintage valuables.
S02 E15Jul 15, 2011
Anchors Away Jul 15, 2011 Rick and his crew get their feet wet when a 1952 powerboat ride splashes into the shop. Will this wave rider be an easy-breezy endeavor, or will it be man overboard in rough restoration waters? And later, Rick rolls up his sleeves to tackle a 1940s child's tricycle for a Las Vegas museum. Can he pedal merrily along on this tattered three-wheeler, or will this ankle-biter bike get a flat tire?
S02 E16Jul 22, 2011
Special Delivery Jul 22, 2011 Rick shifts into high gear when a 1967 Harley motors in for a surprise overhaul. Can he comfortably cruise on this road hog refurbishment, or will this retro joy ride skid out of control? And later, a 1940s U.S. mailbox arrives at the shop. Can the crew swiftly sort through a postal patch up, or will this bulky box be a correspondence catastrophe?
S02 E17Jul 29, 2011
Rusted and Busted Jul 29, 2011 Rick and his crew drive full speed ahead when a 1960s coin-operated motorcycle roars into the shop. Can they burn restoration rubber with this kiddie contraption, or will this rapid refurbishment suddenly hit the skids? A client brings in a crumbling 1950s bumper car. Will Rick decide to buckle up and steer this challenging overhaul?
S02 E18Aug 26, 2011
Batter Up Aug 26, 2011 It's batter up when a 1940's baseball batting game flies into the shop. Can Rick hit this American pastime out of the park, or will a curve-ball send him back to the bench? And later, the crew is put to the test when they tackle a tarnished 1920s tire changer. Can they overpower this aged apparatus, or will this rusty restoration grind to a halt?
S02 E19Sep 2, 2011
Suds and Duds Sep 2, 2011 Rick and his crew change gears when a 1967 Honda Scrambler motorcycle swerves into the shop. Can they win the race on this dirt road restoration, or will they run out of gas before the finish line?
S02 E20Sep 16, 2011
American Hero Sep 16, 2011 When a client flies in with a helicopter gunner helmet from the Vietnam war, Rick and his crew have to suit up for some restoration recon. And later, it's bottoms up for the guys when they pop the tab on a classic 1948 Coca-Cola vending machine makeover.
S02 E21Sep 23, 2011
Close Shave Sep 23, 2011 Rick gets his hair blown back when he finds a beat-up WWII era Koken barber chair among a picker's plunder. Can he cut a decent deal on this scruffy seat, or will this transaction trim a hole in his pocket? And later, a client brings in an extremely rare 1950s Coca-Cola cooler. Can the guys stay cool, calm, and collected on this refreshing restoration, or will this soda pop salvage go flat?
S02 E22Oct 14, 2011
Episode #2.22 Oct 14, 2011 Rick puts the pedal to the metal when NASCAR driver Greg Biffle asks him to restore his 1970s Montesa motorcycle. Can Rick steer this speed demon dirt bike to the finish line or will this muddy motorbike wipe out before the checkered flag? And later, the shop drives forward on a 1950s Kidillac. Can they keep this classic kiddie car cruising or will they need to swiftly step on the baby brakes?
S02 E23Oct 14, 2011
Wheel and Deal Oct 14, 2011 Rick takes the restoration reins after a turn-of-the-century, horse-drawn fuel delivery wagon from the early 1900s trots into the shop. Will it be safe travels on this galloping gas tank, or will this petrol project take a spill? And later, the manliest crew in Las Vegas restores a 1940s Kotex Dispenser for a charity auction. Can the guys man up and conquer this girly gadget?
S02 E24Oct 21, 2011
Cold War Cruisin' Oct 21, 2011 Rick and his crew try to obey the speed limit when a 1962 Czechoslovakia scooter zooms into the shop. Can they get this Cold War clunker on the fix-up fast track, or will it get deported? Later, a miniature 1930s oil tanker trucks into the shop. Will this tiny toy transformation be nothing but child's play, or will the guys hit a rough and rocky road to restoration?
S02 E25Oct 21, 2011
Tractors and Trains Oct 21, 2011 When a client brings in his father's 1954 Bantam tractor, Rick must mend this latent lawn wrangling machine. Can he successful salvage this project piece by piece, or will this farming fix up ultimately fail? Later, the guys have a mechanical mystery on their hands when a client brings in an early 1900s air brake tester for trains.
S02 E26Oct 28, 2011
Surfing the Strip Oct 28, 2011 Limited by a tight budget, Rick must light a fire under his team to overhaul a 1900s chemical cart. Can they calmly control this risky restoration, or will this unpredictable undertaking go up in flames? And later, it's surfs up for Rick's brother Ron and son Tyler when they find a 1940s motorized surfboard in a client's garage.
S02 E27Oct 28, 2011
Smoking Hot Oct 28, 2011 Rick turns up the heat when an 1881 potbelly stove whips into the shop. Can he cook this project to perfection, or will this old oven come out burnt to a crisp? And later, the guys are unexpectedly challenged to restore a 1940s children's Irish Mail cart by hand. Can they successfully conquer this manual mission, or will this rug rat ride put them in the corner?
S02 E28Nov 4, 2011
Milking It Nov 4, 2011 When Rick's brother Ron and son Tyler encounter a 1950s milk vending machine for sale, they attempt to squeeze out a good deal. And later, the guys restore two kiddie handcar trains from the 1950s.
S02 E29Nov 11, 2011
Keep on Trucking Nov 11, 2011 Brettly takes the wheel when he decides to restore a beat-up 1965 Chevrolet truck. Can he keep on trucking with this tricky transformation or will this clunker wind up running on empty. And later, Rick's brother Ron and son Tyler get a sneak peek at a 1940s coin-operated peep show machine for sale.
S02 E30Nov 18, 2011
Bikes and Barbecues Nov 18, 2011 When a 1940s Japanese Maruishi bicycle pedals into the shop, Rick and his crew strap on their helmets for an uphill ride. Can they swiftly cycle through this ten-speed transformation, or will they take a wrong turn on this rare racer? And later, the crew restores a compact Chiclet vending machine from the 1940s.
S02 E31Oct 3, 2012
Soda Jerks Oct 3, 2012 A client has high expectations of Rick and the crew when he agrees to a $10,000 restoration of his 1950 s soda fountain. A repeat customer challenges the guys to revive his vintage phone booth. Kelly thinks Rick works too much and challenges him to spend some time away from the shop.
S02 E32Oct 10, 2012
Prank War Oct 10, 2012 Rick suits up to restore a basketball arcade game from the 1950's but problems with its electronics force him to enter into a unique business agreement. At the shop, a simple disagreement between Tyler and Ron escalates into an all-out prank war. Later, Rick and the team are challenged by a client to make an antique barber chair resemble his Shelby Cobra.
S02 E33Oct 17, 2012
Ep 33 Oct 17, 2012 A 1950s Murray pedal car; a 1965 Honda Superhawk.
S02 E34Oct 24, 2012
Ep 34 Oct 24, 2012 The shop's super strength is tested when a 1940's Hi-Striker carnival game is dropped off for restoration. Can Rick and his guys ring the bell or will the crew strike out? Later, the guys hammer away at fixing up a rare, handmade nail gun from the 1800's.
S02 E35Oct 31, 2012
Busted Beemer Oct 31, 2012 A customer brings by a disassembled 59 BMW motorcycle with a side car for Rick to restore. Will he be able to return the bike to its glory days or will missing parts force him to abandon the project? Later, the guys work on an antique pencil dispenser that will be auctioned off for a special cause and Rick is visited by a Picker who has some unique items for sale.
S02 E36Nov 28, 2012
Planes and Flames Nov 28, 2012 Rick is contacted by Nellis Air Force Base to restore their replica of an F-105 fighter jet. Will the crew be able to execute their plan of attack to restore the fighter, or will they miss the mark and abort the mission? Later, Tyler's skills are challenged when a unique Buffalo Forge Grill rolls into the shop requiring a much needed tune up.
S02 E37Nov 28, 2012
Nut Job Nov 28, 2012 A customer agrees to a high end restoration of his antique peanut roaster. Meanwhile, Ron and Tyler stumble upon a picker's paradise. Ron buys a vintage English taxi and sets out to prove to Rick that is was worth the investment.
S02 E38Dec 5, 2012
Harrison's Vendorlator Dec 5, 2012 Pawn Star Rick Harrison stops by the shop to get his vintage Pepsi dispenser restored and Rick is left stunned when he discovers it s one-of-a-kind. Will the crew ace this unique restoration or will they miss the mark with the classic machine? Later, Rick feels the pressure when a group of people in Kansas pool their money and hire him to fix up a neon sign that has huge historical significance to their town.
S02 E39Dec 5, 2012
Call the Count Dec 5, 2012 When a 1960 s Pak Trak hunting scooter lands at the shop, Rick calls Danny "The Count" to check out the unique dirt mobile. Later, Kelly purchases a classic Mosrite guitar for Brettly s birthday and asks Rick to restore it even though he s never done one before.
S02 E40Dec 12, 2012
Break In Dec 12, 2012 The crew works on getting a 1930s Custer car back in action. Later, a heavily damaged 8,000-pound safe is dropped off at the shop, but will the team be able to crack the code?
S02 E41Dec 12, 2012
Bombshell Dec 12, 2012 A one-of-a-kind electric wheelchair made from parts of a 1940s B-17 bomber rolls into the shop. Meanwhile, as an anniversary surprise for Rick, Kelly books herself for a sexy photo shoot.
S02 E42Dec 19, 2012
One Horse Open Sleigh Dec 19, 2012 An antique horse drawn sleigh arrives at the shop needing a complete transformation for the holidays. Rick gets a "knock out" of a gift at Rick Harrison's Christmas party and it gets him in the spirit. Later, Big Mike comes by with a 1930's Dixie Cup dispenser that's missing a key part.
S02 E43Dec 19, 2012
Clueless Dec 19, 2012 Rick is stumped by a vintage scooter, and calls in Danny "the Count" to take a look at it. Meanwhile, a dentist stops by with a 1920s x-ray machine, but is it too dangerous to restore?
S02 E44Jan 2, 2013
Employee of the Month Jan 2, 2013 The crew works on a late 1800s Penny Farthing bicycle in need of major repair. Meanwhile, Rick implements an "employee of the month" award in the hopes of motivating the team to work harder.
S02 E45Jan 2, 2013
Stolen Memories Jan 2, 2013 A customer agrees to pay top dollar to restore a 1959 coin-operated Western Express amusement ride. Later, the crew tackles a rare apple-vending machine from the 1930s.
S02 E46Jan 9, 2013
Escorter Service Jan 9, 2013 A rare "Escorter" from the 1964 World s Fair scoots into the shop for a restoration. Will Rick and the crew give this vintage vehicle a restoration that out of this world or will it be a world-class flop? Later the guys work on an antique tool sharpener that a client picks out of the Boneyard.
S02 E47Jan 9, 2013
Bear Down Jan 9, 2013 Rick calls in an electronics expert to help restore a Shoot the Bear arcade game. Meanwhile, Kowboy is unhappy with the shop's uniform, and tries to persuade Rick it's time for a change.
S02 E48Apr 9, 2013
Vacuum Daze Apr 9, 2013 Rick gets a chill when a beat up 50's Bevador beverage cooler comes in for a fix-up. Then, when a rare 40's Rexair vacuum/air filter arrives in pieces, Rick wonders if he'll ever be able to puzzle it all back together.
S02 E49Apr 9, 2013
Photo Finish Apr 9, 2013 When a rare 1930's photo booth arrives at Rick's, the crew shoots for a picture perfect restoration. Later, Rick sends his team to the Rose Bowl Flea Market, where he sold his very first machine decades ago. Will the guys make Rick proud or will they come back empty-handed?