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Monday Mailbag: Taking a 1970 Mustang into the 9s at the Track
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Monday Mailbag: Taking a 1970 Mustang into the 9s at the Track

You’ve got questions. We’ve got answers — Mondays, when the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week in our Monday Mailbag we’re helping a reader take his ’70 Mustang into […]

Monday Mailbag: How Tire Size Affects Your Engine RPM
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Monday Mailbag: How Tire Size Affects Your Engine RPM

You’ve got questions. We’ve got answers — Mondays, when the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week in our Monday Mailbag, we’re looking at the relationship between tire size […]

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: How to Upgrade the Capacity of Your Existing Shop Compressor
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Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: How to Upgrade the Capacity of Your Existing Shop Compressor

This is a little different question but maybe you can help me with it. I have a small oil-free, 115-volt air compressor with a 20 gallon tank. It will make […]

Paint and Park: Bringing a Floor Back from the Dead with Rust-Oleum Epoxy Shield Garage Floor Coating
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Paint and Park: Bringing a Floor Back from the Dead with Rust-Oleum Epoxy Shield Garage Floor Coating

Up until recently, our at-home car projects have been at the mercy of Mother Nature. Tired of working in dirt and snow, the decision was made to search for new digs […]

Video: Everything You Need to Know Before Your Ring and Pinion Swap
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Video: Everything You Need to Know Before Your Ring and Pinion Swap

No matter what your reason for wanting to swap your ring and pinion gears, there are some basic — but critical — things to note, understand, and prepare for before tackling […]

Monday Mailbag: The Importance of Matching Camshaft and Cylinder Head Size
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Monday Mailbag: The Importance of Matching Camshaft and Cylinder Head Size

You’ve got questions. We’ve got answers — Mondays, when the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week in our Monday Mailbag we’re looking at the relationship between a bigger […]

This is a cam and crank gear layout just to put all this gear talk into perspective. The cam gear (top) will always have twice as many teeth as the crank gear (bottom) so that the cam spins at half engine speed.
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Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Choosing an Optimal Camshaft and Ignition Timing for Double Hump Heads

This is directed to Jeff Smith – great article on ignition timing.  I have a few questions.   My problem is I can’t seem to get the timing right with either the initial or […]

Jeep Tech: Video Guide to Superchips 3571 Flashcal Tuner for Jeeps
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Jeep Tech: Video Guide to Superchips 3571 Flashcal Tuner for Jeeps

The Jeep Wrangler is one of the most upgraded and accessorized vehicles on the planet. If you’ve made aftermarket upgrades to your Wrangler, we’re guessing you’ll want to take full […]

Cavitation Explanation: What is Fuel Pump Cavitation — and How Can You Avoid It?
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Cavitation Explanation: What is Fuel Pump Cavitation — and How Can You Avoid It?

What is cavitation? You’ve probably seen the term thrown around in reference to fuel system components, but do you really understand what it is and why it’s bad? According to FUELAB, it’s […]

Infographic: Guide to Diagnosing Common Starting Problems
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Infographic: Guide to Diagnosing Common Starting Problems

It can be incredibly frustrating when your vehicle won’t start. It can be even more frustrating trying to figure out why. Morris Rosenthal created a diagnostic flow chart to help people […]