Videos & Galleries

Videos & Galleries

Video: How to Measure & Select the Right Slip Yoke for Your Vehicle

Don’t overlook the role your slip yoke plays in your vehicle’s driveline. And that’s especially true if you’ve upgraded your engine for more power. In fact, if you plan on […]

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Video: How to Use RideTech’s Online Calculator Tool to Pick the Best Spring Rates for Your Car or Truck

Make no mistake: choosing the right spring rates for your suspension project is absolutely an exact science. That’s why we’re awfully fond of the folks at RideTech for developing an […]

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Video: What is Free Gap in a Piston Ring & What Can it Tell You?

Ever heard of “free gap” in a piston ring? It’s a valuable spec to know before assembling your engine, and can tell you a lot about the operating environment inside […]

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Video: Proper Off-Road Water Fording Tips & Techniques

Venture off-road enough times, and you’ll likely have to cross some water sooner or later. And while you may not think a rut or a stream could get you into […]

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Video: What Are Brake Pad Wear Sensors & When Should You Replace Them?

For older cars and trucks, brake pad manufacturers often put a hard metal tab on one of the pads so that, when the pad wears down enough, the metal tab […]

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Video: What is a Heim Joint & How to Choose the Best Rod End for Your Ride

While we’ve already devoted an entire article to heim joints, having a nice visual component is always helpful. So when we found this video from our pals over at Rock […]

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Video: A Mini-Documentary on the Life of Mickey Thompson

Mickey Thompson was a lot of things: a racer, car builder, inventor, organizer, and promoter. And it’s fair to say that, without his influence, the automotive performance world would likely […]

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Photo Gallery: 2021 Houston Autorama

The Summit Racing Show Car Series stopped in Houston, Texas this past weekend to give folks a heapin’ helpin’ of top-tier hot rods, custom trucks, classic cruisers, lowriders, and oh-so-cool […]

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Video: How to Identify Ring & Pinion Gear Noise on Deceleration

Gear and driveline noise can be a funny thing, because it may only be noticeable during certain driving situations. And ring and pinion gear noise that occurs only on deceleration […]

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Video: Can Batteries Freeze? How Temperature Affects Your Vehicle Battery & Other Winter Storage Tips

The battery in your car, truck, or SUV was probably pretty expensive. Same deal with the battery in your motorcycle, lawnmower, boat, or whatever else you’ve got stuffed in your […]