Brakes & Suspension

How “Loaded” Shocks/Struts Can Save You Some Suspension Install Time & Hassle
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How “Loaded” Shocks/Struts Can Save You Some Suspension Install Time & Hassle

Make no mistake, shocks and struts are regular wear items. That’s because, as your car or truck racks up miles, your struts and shocks will fatigue and lose the ability […]

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Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: Wheelie Bars and Trunk Lid Notch

With Alex attending LS Fest, Dennis stayed behind to work on the ’55 and was in charge of the video filming too! In this video, Dennis gets the wheelie bars […]

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Alex Taylor “Quest for the Sixes” Update: For 9-Inch Rear Build and Chassis Update

After focusing the previous video on fiberglass, Alex and team are back to work on the ’55’s chassis. Specifically, the focus for this video is on the front wheel and […]

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Video: Terry Wilson Installs a Summit Racing Frame Brace Kit to Fight Chassis Flex in His 1967 Chevelle

All body-on-frame vehicles are prone to chassis flex under normal driving conditions. While that’s usually no big deal in a daily-driver, it’s not something you want in a performance or […]

Brakes & Suspension / Tech Articles

What’s the Difference Between Single- & Dual-Circuit Brake Systems? (And Why You Need to Know the Distinction!)

It’s a big “duh” to say that brakes are vitally important to your driving safety. Yet, while hydraulic brake systems have been around for over a century now, if you’re […]

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Rod End 101: What is a Heim Joint?

At first glance, a Heim joint rod end looks pretty simple, but there’s a ton to understand before you go about using them in your vehicle. So, we put together […]

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Spring Time: What’s the Difference Between a Coil Spring and Leaf Spring?

While most gearheads probably already know the difference between a leaf spring and a coil spring in a car or truck suspension, we wanted to provide a simple 101 for […]

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Project Ram (Episode 2): Summit Racing’s 2020 Ram 1500 Big Horn Gets New Wheels, Tires, and a Lift Kit

Welcome to Episode Two of Project Ram, Summit Racing’s 2020 Ram 1500 Big Horn pickup truck upgrade video series. In this video, watch as Project Ram gets some wheel, tire, […]

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3 Reasons to Upgrade to Tubular Control Arms

You hear about tubular control arms a lot these days when talking about performance suspension systems.  But is all the buzz really warranted? Are tubular control arms really worth your […]

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Ask Away! With Jeff Smith: Improving a G-Body Monte Carlo’s Handling and Stance

I have a 1988 Monte Carlo. I want to improve the stance and handling, and perhaps even do something to improve braking. I don’t want to build a race car […]