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Pulley Prepper: What You Need to Know When Choosing Automotive Pulleys
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Pulley Prepper: What You Need to Know When Choosing Automotive Pulleys

If you’ve got a stock vehicle, chances are your pulleys and pulley system are fine. Still, there are a variety of reasons to purchase new pulleys for your engine and […]

Quick Test: Dyno Testing Dorman’s LS6 Intake Manifold
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Quick Test: Dyno Testing Dorman’s LS6 Intake Manifold

Ask and you shall receive, LS fanatics. You’ve continued to express a strong demand for the old GM LS6 intake manifold. That’s because the one-piece Nylon intake has always been a […]

Here is dad’s new-to-him truck, a 1974 Ford F100 we scored at the Charlotte Auto Fair this past spring. It’s not pretty, but it is solid and rocks a running 360 FE engine and disc brakes. For $800 it was a pretty good deal.
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Tuneup Tips: A Simple Tuneup Guide for Old, Dormant Vehicles

This past summer my father and I started digging through the classifieds for a truck, either a Chevy C-10 or Ford F100. We weren’t too picky about the body style, […]

Monday Mailbag: Is Your Catalytic Converter Killing Engine Vacuum?
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Monday Mailbag: Is Your Catalytic Converter Killing Engine Vacuum?

Got questions? We’ve got the answers—Mondays when the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week, we’re talking about catalytic converters killing engine vacuum.  L.R. Baltimore, MD Q: I have a […]

Quick Tech: A Basic Guide to Engine Paint
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Quick Tech: A Basic Guide to Engine Paint

It takes a special kind of paint to survive under your hood. Engine paint must withstand extremely high temperatures and be able to resist gasoline, oils, and other chemicals. And it has […]

The truth is, pinion angle can move significantly and well tuned cars are setup to compensate. Look at how hard this well sorted Super Modified car is hitting the tire. It didn’t get that way with a wayward pinion.
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Pinion Primer: How to Achieve Proper Pinion Angle and Why it Matters

What’s with big deal with pinion angle? It is a very big deal. In order to keep the driveshaft and U-joints operating in a (more or less) straight line, the […]

Oil Additives: What’s In Your Oil and Why is It There?
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Oil Additives: What’s In Your Oil and Why is It There?

We take motor oil for granted. Sometimes, we don’t change it as often as we should. And when we do pour in a fresh batch of oil, we don’t always do […]

Engine Break-In Guide: 10 Tips to Help Properly Break in Your Engine
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Engine Break-In Guide: 10 Tips to Help Properly Break in Your Engine

Proper engine break-in procedure is critical. The right steps during this procedure can save your engine, your bank account, and ultimately your sanity. With help from the engine experts at ATK High Performance Engines […]

Ask Away with Jeff Smith: Capacitive Discharge vs. Inductive Ignition
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Ask Away with Jeff Smith: Capacitive Discharge vs. Inductive Ignition

My buddies and I got into a discussion the other day about why all the new car companies went with individual coils for each cylinder as opposed to sticking with […]

The Ethanol Effect: Understanding Ethanol & What You Can Do to Protect Your Ride During Storage
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The Ethanol Effect: Understanding Ethanol & What You Can Do to Protect Your Ride During Storage

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency seems to love its ethanol. Farmers love it, too. But if you’re a hot rodder–particularly a hot rodder with a carbureted or older-style fuel system–ethanol isn’t […]

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