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Roller Derby: How to Properly Break In a Roller Camshaft
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Roller Derby: How to Properly Break In a Roller Camshaft

By now, it’s common practice (or should be) to use break-in oil with ZDDP or a zinc additive for a flat-tappet camshaft. But what about roller cams? Any old oil will […]

Video: How to Install an Advance Adapters NP231 Slip Yoke Eliminator
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Video: How to Install an Advance Adapters NP231 Slip Yoke Eliminator

If you own a lifted Jeep or one to which you plan to add a lift kit, you may also be considering a slip yoke eliminator because driveline angle is […]

Video: How to Test a Starter Solenoid
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Video: How to Test a Starter Solenoid

Having ignition problems? Learn how to test a starter solenoid by watching this Summit Racing Quick Flicks video. Using a multimeter and a spare wire, this video will show you how […]

Next, measure the height of the clutch. Bolt the clutch to the flywheel, lay a straight bar across the clutch fingers, and measure down through the fingers and center hub of the disc to the back flange of the flywheel. If the back flange of the flywheel is recessed, set it on a pedestal to obtain a true measurement. Deduct the thickness of the straight bar and record the dimension in the ‘Dimension C’ box on the setup diagram. Ours was 3.050 inches.
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The Right Release: How to Set a Clutch Release Bearing for Optimum Performance

Most of you guys with manual transmissions probably know if you have a cable-operated or hydraulic clutch release bearing. But how many with a hydraulic setup know what type you […]

Video: How to Extend a Wiring Harness
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Video: How to Extend a Wiring Harness

Do you need to extend a wiring harness for your car or truck build? Our friends at BBK Performance will show you how to do so quickly and easily in this […]

And that’s that. This frame sat outside unprotected during the record-breaking winter of 2015. Not even the slightest sign of rust.
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YJ Frame-Off Restore: How to Restore and Protect a Tired Frame

Okay, granted 1994 wasn’t that long ago to most of us, but to a Jeep it can be a lifetime. You know how it goes: a little water, a little […]

Quick Tech: How to Read a Vacuum Gauge to Pinpoint Engine Problems
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Quick Tech: How to Read a Vacuum Gauge to Pinpoint Engine Problems

A vacuum gauge is an invaluable resource for tracking down engine issues. The key is understanding what your gauge is trying to tell you. We’ve put together this quick-guide to […]

Fire Dept.: Tips for Choosing and Mounting a Fire Suppression System
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Fire Dept.: Tips for Choosing and Mounting a Fire Suppression System

When it comes to race safety, it doesn’t pay to take chances. Stuff like harnesses, roll bar padding, ignition cutoff switches, and fire suppression systems may not be glamorous, but […]

Video: How to Install an Aeromotive Stealth Fuel Tank
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Video: How to Install an Aeromotive Stealth Fuel Tank

Most people don’t give a lot of thought to swapping out a fuel tank. According to Aeromotive, though, you shouldn’t think of it as just a fuel tank swap, but […]

Video: How to Idle Your Vehicle Properly
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Video: How to Idle Your Vehicle Properly

There is much debate on how to warm up your car properly. Should you let your vehicle idle for an extended period or can you just get in and go? It […]