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Losing Your Cool: 9 Cooling System Myths and Mistakes — and Why to Avoid Them!
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Losing Your Cool: 9 Cooling System Myths and Mistakes — and Why to Avoid Them!

There are many myths and misconceptions about engine cooling, but the truth is your engine’s cooling system must perform a balancing act. It needs to extract enough heat to keep your engine happy, […]

Cast System: An Inside Look at Edelbrock’s Foundry and Casting Techniques
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Cast System: An Inside Look at Edelbrock’s Foundry and Casting Techniques

  Running 6.80s at nearly 210 miles-per-hour, today’s 275mm drag radial door-slammers incinerate the quarter-mile thanks to obscene levels of airflow and grip. Producing close to six horsepower per cubic-inch […]

Drag Slicks and Traction: Why Bigger Isn’t Always Better When it Comes to Slicks
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Drag Slicks and Traction: Why Bigger Isn’t Always Better When it Comes to Slicks

In the last issue, we wrote about how to stuff larger tires inside your ride. While that article focused on filling up existing wheel wells with larger rubber, it also brought […]

Quick Guide to Cylinder Head Torque Sequences for Ford V8, V10 & V12
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Quick Guide to Cylinder Head Torque Sequences for Ford V8, V10 & V12

When it comes to cylinder head fasteners, it’s crucial that you follow the recommended torque specifications and torque sequences. Torque specs vary depending on the fastener brand, lubricants, and other factors; however, the […]

HANS 101: How to Choose the Right HANS Device
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HANS 101: How to Choose the Right HANS Device

Editor’s Note: June is OnAllCylinders safety month and will feature stories and tips on a variety of safety equipment. The HANS Device has been around since the early 1980s but gained […]

Big Tire Tech: How to Stuff the Back of Your Car with Big Tires
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Big Tire Tech: How to Stuff the Back of Your Car with Big Tires

Big back tires have always been the telltale sign of a true ground pounder. In some cars, it’s easy to stuff the back-end full of rubber without resorting to reconstructive surgery (tubs, moving […]

Lifter Logic: Essential Rules and Guidelines for Installing New Lifters
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Lifter Logic: Essential Rules and Guidelines for Installing New Lifters

Small parts have a big impact on engine performance. For example, a good set of lifters will deliver consistent valve timing and maximum power with good oil control. To achieve these […]

Infographic: Cylinder Head Torque Sequences and Installation Tips for GM L8 and V8 Engines
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Infographic: Cylinder Head Torque Sequences and Installation Tips for GM L8 and V8 Engines

Think your job involves a lot of stress? It likely pales in comparison to the job of a cylinder head fastener. With peak combustion pressures in excess of 1,500 psi […]

All About Stall (Part 4): How Vehicle Weight and Gear Ratio Factor into Torque Converter Selection
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All About Stall (Part 4): How Vehicle Weight and Gear Ratio Factor into Torque Converter Selection

So far, our All About Stall series has focused on engine setup and its effect on torque converter stall speed selection. We’ve covered the importance of things like camshaft selection, engine […]

Suppression Session: A Quick Guide to Safecraft Fire Suppression Systems (Because Seconds Count)
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Suppression Session: A Quick Guide to Safecraft Fire Suppression Systems (Because Seconds Count)

Editor’s Note: June is OnAllCylinders safety month and will feature stories and tips on a variety of safety equipment.   We won’t say fires are common at the race track, but […]