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Pump Guide: A Look at Quick Fuel’s Mechanical and Electric Fuel Pumps — and Which is Right for You
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Pump Guide: A Look at Quick Fuel’s Mechanical and Electric Fuel Pumps — and Which is Right for You

In simpler times, carburetors relied on mechanical fuel pumps, and EFI engines required high-pressure electric pumps. Things aren’t so simple anymore because times have definitely changed. Even the most beastly […]

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Converting a Draw-Through Carburetor to Blow-Through
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Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Converting a Draw-Through Carburetor to Blow-Through

I have a 850 Mighty Demon carb marked BC 56. The carb is designed for use with a Roots or draw-thru supercharger. I want to use it for blow-through using a […]

Rotate the lapping head handle back and forth approximately 6-10 times. This should provide you with a clean seat. Koul Tools notes that more lapping is not better in this situation.
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How to Fix Hard Line Leaks with Koul Tools’ Surseat Flare Lapping Tools

When it comes to fabbing hard lines, there are no real tricks involved. It’s just a matter of measuring, trial and error, and patience. The main goal is to build lines that […]

Body Panel Alignment Tips and Tricks
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Body Panel Alignment Tips and Tricks

Let’s face it—when it comes to our cars and trucks, details matter. As automotive enthusiasts, we notice things like uneven fender gap and outright misalignment between body panels. These are […]

Infographic: A Quick Guide to Identifying the Source of Fluid Leaks
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Infographic: A Quick Guide to Identifying the Source of Fluid Leaks

April is National Car Care Month. What better time to answer that age-old maintenance and repair question: “What’s that leaking from my car?” As part of your car care routine, […]

Monday Mailbag: Checking Hydraulic Lifter Preload with Non-Adjustable Rockers
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Monday Mailbag: Checking Hydraulic Lifter Preload with Non-Adjustable Rockers

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 discussing the importance of lifter preload. […]

George laid out all the panels on the Jeep’s hood until he could figure out where each panel went.
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Panel Protection: Adding Brush Protection with Rugged Ridge Magnetic Body Protectors

When we get a new Jeep—at least “new” to us—or an actual brand-new off-the-showroom-floor Wrangler, we want to keep it as pristine for as long as we can. But how […]

Quick Tech: How to Use Summit Racing’s LS Harmonic Balancer Puller and Installer Tool
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Quick Tech: How to Use Summit Racing’s LS Harmonic Balancer Puller and Installer Tool

Remember when your mom told you not to run through the house with scissors or to stop sticking that screwdriver in the electric outlet? OK, maybe that was us. But […]

Video: How to Assemble PTFE Braided Hose for Fuel Lines
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Video: How to Assemble PTFE Braided Hose for Fuel Lines

With corrosion from oxygenated pump fuel wreaking havoc on automotive plumbing systems, car owners and auto techs are turning to more durable line solutions like polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) braided hose. It’s not […]

Monday Mailbag: Diagnosing Engine Breakup at Highway Cruising Speeds (& Broken Dampers, Too)!
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Monday Mailbag: Diagnosing Engine Breakup at Highway Cruising Speeds (& Broken Dampers, Too)!

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 examining a couple different issues with a […]