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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 […]

Video: How to Install KONI Strut Inserts
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Video: How to Install KONI Strut Inserts

In this video, KONI’s Lee Grimes will show you how to properly install KONI strut insert performance dampers made to fit inside your factory OEM strut housing, for when a […]

We unbolted a set of very well used LS rocker arms and upgraded them to a much stronger and more durable Summit Racing trunnion kit for much less than the cost of a set of aftermarket rocker arms.
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The Leverage Game: How to Install Summit Racing’s LS Rocker Arm Trunnion Kit

It’s no secret that if you’re looking to make big power, GM’s LS engines are an excellent place to start. While these engines are incredibly powerful and durable, they do […]

Video 101: How to Clean K&N Air Filters
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Video 101: How to Clean K&N Air Filters

Watch this short video and learn how to clean K&N air filters properly to help your car achieve maximum horsepower, maximum fuel efficiency, and maximum engine life. This video will […]

Light Source: A Quick Guide to Automotive Lighting
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Light Source: A Quick Guide to Automotive Lighting

Lighting has gotten huge in the automotive aftermarket—and with good reason. The proper lights—headlights, taillights, and auxiliary lighting—can deliver improved safety, enhanced vehicle styling, and added versatility. It’s no wonder […]

Lizardskin goes on smoothly with the spray gun set to about 70 psi. Each 2 gallon container covers 46-50 square feet approximately .025-.040 inch thick.
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Skin Treatment: Applying LizardSkin Ceramic Insulation to Rutledge Wood’s Chevy Step Van

Rutledge Wood has been driving the wee out of his 1949 Chevy Step Van since he built it in 2013 (you can see the build story here): While he’s still […]

Video 101: How to Set Ignition Timing
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Video 101: How to Set Ignition Timing

Perhaps this would’ve been a good post for a Throwback Thursday. Fact is this video has been around for a while, but it’s still one of the more comprehensive tutorials on […]

Monday Mailbag: Tips for Spraying Metal Flake Paint
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Monday Mailbag: Tips for Spraying Metal Flake Paint

We’ve got the answers—Mondays when the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week, we’re sharing a few tips for spraying metal flakes. F.B. Bloomington, IL Q: I am planning […]