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Video: LS Throttle Bodies – Drive By Wire vs. Drive By Cable
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Video: LS Throttle Bodies – Drive By Wire vs. Drive By Cable

You have a few options when it comes to choosing how to stuff air and fuel into your GM LS engine. You could go for the nostalgic intake manifold and […]

The oil ring expander is usually installed first, followed by the oil ring scrapers. The only trick here is to make sure the ends of the expander don’t overlap.
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Gap Rap: How to Measure and Set Piston Ring End Gap

When you shop for high performance piston ring sets, you’ll no doubt find there are many different sets and styles available (no big secret). And many of these ring sets are […]

Video: How to Troubleshoot Nitrous Solenoid Problems
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Video: How to Troubleshoot Nitrous Solenoid Problems

Whenever a customer calls or writes to Summit Racing’s tech department with concerns about their nitrous systems not working, the experienced group always asks the same question first: Have you […]

Video: How to Install MSD Atomic EFI Fuel Injection Systems
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Video: How to Install MSD Atomic EFI Fuel Injection Systems

Learn how to install MSD’s Atomic EFI Fuel Injection System in your carbureted muscle car by watching this video which will walk you step-by-step through the installation process. Here, Steve […]

Shocks Primer: The Hows and Whys of Priming Your Shocks
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Shocks Primer: The Hows and Whys of Priming Your Shocks

“Hey, I bought some new shocks from you, but one of them doesn’t seem to work.” “This new shock only has hydraulic action in one direction.” These are common concerns […]

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 […]