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6 Brake Rotor Myths Debunked
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6 Brake Rotor Myths Debunked

It’s time to debunk some brake rotor myths. Myths that, on the surface, seem to make sense in many cases. But ultimately, believing these myths won’t resolve actual brake system problems. […]

Chemistry 101: Exploring Rust Removal and Prevention Options for Your Resto Project
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Chemistry 101: Exploring Rust Removal and Prevention Options for Your Resto Project

Rust is the archenemy of any restoration project. Fortunately, the aftermarket has developed some very effective products for battling rust. In this post, we’ll inform you about of these rust-battling options and […]

Volumetric Efficiency and What it Means to Performance
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Volumetric Efficiency and What it Means to Performance

Volumetric efficiency is a term that’s tossed around quite a bit when talking about internal combustion engines. However, surprisingly few people understand what volumetric efficiency is and how it actually affects […]

Video: Choosing the Best Exhaust System for Your Car or Truck
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Video: Choosing the Best Exhaust System for Your Car or Truck

The trick to successfully installing an aftermarket exhaust system isn’t just about your tech expertise or wrenching abilities. Many times, the most crucial step is simply selecting the right exhaust system during […]

Transmission Cooler Guide: What to Consider When Choosing a Transmission Cooler
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Transmission Cooler Guide: What to Consider When Choosing a Transmission Cooler

It’s no secret that heat kills automatic transmissions. This is especially true in big-power, street-strip machines that combine lots of horsepower with a small torque converter and steep rear axle ratio. Engine rpm […]

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 […]

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, […]

Quick Tech: Determining Spring Rate Correction for Angle-Mounted Springs
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Quick Tech: Determining Spring Rate Correction for Angle-Mounted Springs

Spring rate is a key factor in choosing the right springs for your suspension system. Spring rate is defined as the amount of force it takes to compress a spring one inch. […]

Clutch Clinic: Quick Guide to Diagnosing 8 Common Clutch Complaints
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Clutch Clinic: Quick Guide to Diagnosing 8 Common Clutch Complaints

Few things bring smiles to the faces of hot rod enthusiasts like rowing through the gears of a manual-equipped car. Many folks still prefer the simple joy of stick shift driving over […]

Infographic: A Quick Guide to Tire Wear and What it Means
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Infographic: A Quick Guide to Tire Wear and What it Means

Tire tread wear comes in many forms. The wear pattern on your tires may be normal or it could be the result of an underlying issue. For example, you may be […]