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A Closer Look at Thule Tepui Rooftop Vehicle Tents

New-ish name. Same great products. Tepui rooftop vehicle tents popularized by camping and overlanding outdoor enthusiasts have been re-branded as Thule Tepui rooftop tents. Outdoor accessories maker Thule acquired Tepui […]

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Oil Pump Primer Tech: Starting Up Your New Engine the Right Way

The need to prime a fresh engine before initial start-up isn’t a big secret. It’s also a good idea to prime the oil pump before it is installed. Experts concur. […]

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Sneak Peek: Go the Distance with Thule’s Helium Platform 2 Bike Rack

There are different types of social distancing. If your type of isolation is the type that involves being out on the trail alone or with one or two others, Thule […]

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A Closer Look at Melling’s New Shark Tooth Oil Pumps

The spur gear wet sump oil pump has been around for a long time. A very long time. It works pretty well, and there have been improvements over the years. […]

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Summit Racing Intros New High Performance ZDDP Motor Oil

Our friends at Summit Racing have launched a new high-performance motor oil and engine break-in oil, specially formulated with ZDDP for high-powered flat-tappet cam engines, as well as winter storage […]

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Tool Tech: An Overview of Camshaft Degree Wheels

When a camshaft is “degreed” it means the camshaft position in the engine has been synchronized with the crankshaft position. Degreeing the cam is the only real way to determine […]

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Parts Bin: Customize Tires with Tire Stickers Permanent Raised Letter Kits (Video)

Remember using Porta-walls and tire crayons to make your tires look snazzy? It’s the 21st century, for Pete’s sake—so getting a Tire Stickers permanent raised letter kit is the modern […]

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Parts Bin: Milwaukee Tool Portable Shop Lights

LAS VEGAS, NV — Milwaukee Tool used the 2019 SEMA Show to introduce attendees to its newest collection of flashlights and portable shop lights. Milwaukee focused on making lighting solutions […]

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OTC Tool Kit Makes Drum Brake Repair Much Easier

While it’s possible to disassemble, reassemble and adjust drum brakes without specialty tools, it is neither easy nor fun. Drum brakes are filled with many springs. On most drum brake […]

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Video: Pre-Lubing New Engines with a Summit Racing Oil Pump Primer

So you’ve just finished your meticulous engine build and you’re nearing the point of first start. Getting oil to all the components quickly is a must. Old school engines made […]