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How to Choose the Right Gaskets

It doesn’t matter whether you log miles at the track or in the grocery store parking lot, your vehicle needs gaskets. You do, however, get a lot of choices when […]

Project Strokers Wild (Part 3): We Build a 520 CID Ford 460
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Project Strokers Wild (Part 3): We Build a 520 CID Ford 460

What better grand finale for our Strokers Wild series than a Ford 460 stroker project? Like we said when we kicked this project off, there’s no replacement for displacement—and this […]

How to Install Electric-Life Power Windows
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How to Install Electric-Life Power Windows

Call us soft, call us lazy, but we like power stuff on our cars. We can’t think of any sane reason to use old-fashioned cranks and handles when there are […]

Mailbag: Whistling Challengers, Torque Converter Tech & More
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Mailbag: Whistling Challengers, Torque Converter Tech & More

Got questions? We’ve got the answers—every Monday when the Summit Racing tech department tackles your automotive-related conundrums. This week, we’re talking vacuum leaks, torque converter stall speed, and setting the […]

How to Degree Your Camshaft
How Tos

How to Degree Your Camshaft

You spent a lot of time searching the Internet for the right camshaft for your latest engine project. You drove your friends crazy babbling about intake, duration, and lobe separation, […]

Installing a Milodon Gear Drive on a Big Block Chevy
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Installing a Milodon Gear Drive on a Big Block Chevy

If you’re thinking of buying a gear drive, chances are it’s for one of two reasons: you want more accurate cam timing than a chain can provide or you want […]

Step-by-Step: Testing Out Trick Flow Super 23 Heads on a Chevy 388
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Step-by-Step: Testing Out Trick Flow Super 23 Heads on a Chevy 388

Allow us to make a big giant generalization: building a dedicated drag race engine is pretty cut and dry. Since the aim is to cover a quarter-mile of straight asphalt […]

Water/Methanol Injection 101: Frequently Asked Questions
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Water/Methanol Injection 101: Frequently Asked Questions

Water/methanol injection is nothing new. Like nitrous oxide and superchargers, it has been used as far back as World War II to help power German fighter planes. Yet it never seemed […]

Project Strokers Wild (Part 2): We Build 393 CID Ford 351W
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Project Strokers Wild (Part 2): We Build 393 CID Ford 351W

After you build a serious 347 cubic inch Ford 5.0—like we did in our first installment of Project Strokers Wild—what do you do for an encore? You build it a […]

How to Install an Air Compressor in Your Garage
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How to Install an Air Compressor in Your Garage

Elbow grease. It’s valuable stuff. That’s why professional mechanics and serious auto enthusiasts love their air tools; one squeeze of the trigger blows away all of the drill-it-/hammer-it-/shear-it-/sand-it-yourself muscle you […]