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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 Vital 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 […]

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Video: What Are Bearing Coatings & How Can They Help?

Born out of high performance race engines, coated bearings are finding their way into more and more mainstream applications nowadays—which is why we felt that this video from Mahle was […]

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Video: Do More Lumens Mean More Light? Understanding Some Common Automotive Lighting Terms

Lumens, lux, candela—automotive lighting has a vocabulary all its own. Yet it’s important to understand the nuances between each term, as they directly relate to the characteristics of a vehicle’s […]

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Video: How to Measure Shock Absorber & Coilover Length

If you’re building a custom chassis or trying to optimize your vehicle’s handling with a unique suspension setup, knowing how to measure for the best shock and coilover length is […]

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Video: Diagnosing & Replacing a Failing Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor

Got a car made in the last 25ish years? There’s a good chance it has a mass air flow sensor somewhere upstream of the throttle body. What does a MAF […]

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Video: How to Pick the Best External Wastegate for Your Turbocharged Engine

In simple terms, a wastegate is essentially a valve that controls boost pressure on a turbocharged engine. But given the wide range of engine applications out there, there’s no one-size-fits-all […]

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Video: How to Properly Lubricate Your Brake Calipers

Brake calipers come in a few flavors, often referred to as sliding, floating, semi-floating, or fixed designs. But regardless of what type of brake calipers you’ve got on your car, […]

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Video: Should You Use a Steel or Aluminum Flywheel in Your Street Car?

The flywheel’s job is to transmit inertia to get your vehicle moving in the right direction. Though it may seem smart to use the heaviest possible flywheel to make it […]