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Monday Mailbag: What You Should Know About Octane Ratings, AVGas & More
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Monday Mailbag: What You Should Know About Octane Ratings, AVGas & More

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 talking octane ratings and other fuel-related topics. […]

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Swapping a 4.8L LS into a 1955 Chevrolet
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Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Swapping a 4.8L LS into a 1955 Chevrolet

I have a ’55 Chevy that was my dad’s and now it has come to me. The car has a very tired 283 small-block in it with a TH-350 trans. […]

Monday Mailbag: How to Choose a Carburetor for Blown Engines
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Monday Mailbag: How to Choose a Carburetor for Blown Engines

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 matching carb to supercharger.   (image © superchevy.com) […]

Monday Mailbag: When and How to Change a Carburetor Accelerator Pump
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Monday Mailbag: When and How to Change a Carburetor Accelerator Pump

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 talking carburetor accelerator pumps. Q: My Holley-equipped vehicle has […]

Monday Mailbag: How to Identify Your GM 10-Bolt Axle
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Monday Mailbag: How to Identify Your GM 10-Bolt Axle

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 identifying and troubleshooting a GM 10-bolt rear axle. […]

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Crate Engine or Junkyard Rebuild for a First-Time Engine Build?
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Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Crate Engine or Junkyard Rebuild for a First-Time Engine Build?

I have a ’72 Ford pickup that I’m slowly upgrading. It was originally a 6-cylinder truck and still has the original automatic I want to build this truck as a […]

Monday Mailbag: Tips for Choosing the Right Tie-Downs for Your Race Trailer
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Monday Mailbag: Tips for Choosing the Right Tie-Downs for Your Race Trailer

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 providing tips for choosing and installing trailer tie-downs. […]

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Rotor Phasing and How it Relates to Aftermarket EFI Systems
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Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Rotor Phasing and How it Relates to Aftermarket EFI Systems

If I’m using timing control on my FiTech EFI, why do I need to buy the adjustable MSD rotor? Can’t I just lock out the distributor and then ensure the […]

Monday Mailbag: Installing a FiTech GoStreet EFI on a Pontiac 400
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Monday Mailbag: Installing a FiTech GoStreet EFI on a Pontiac 400

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 providing tips for installing a FiTech EFI system […]

Monday Mailbag: Correcting Speedometer Gears for Accurate MPH Readings
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Monday Mailbag: Correcting Speedometer Gears for Accurate MPH Readings

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 find the correct speedometer gears […]