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Video: A Quick Way to Tell if You Need a New Battery Cable

Battery cables are big and sturdy, which often means it’s easy to overlook them when troubleshooting vehicle electrical issues. But you really shouldn’t. In fact, your vehicle’s battery cables are […]

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Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Troubleshooting Hot Starting Problems in a Chevy 454

I have a ’69 Camaro with a 454. I went to fill it with gas on its first run for the spring and drove it perhaps 20 miles. After stopping […]

Tech / Tech Articles

Battery Mounting Tips: How to Mount Your Battery for Optimal Safety and Track Performance

Few of us give consideration to how and why battery mounting can be used as an advantage. We know that the majority of drag cars and many street/strip machines have […]

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Q&A / Tech

Mailbag: Properly Installing Battery Disconnect Switches

Q: My new battery disconnect switch has two large terminals, and two smaller terminals. How should I hook it up? A: The large terminals should be connected (in series) to positive battery […]

How Tos / Tech

Basic Maintenance Series: How to Properly Maintain Your Battery

Editor’s Note: This guest post is courtesy of the Car Care Council, which is dedicated to educating vehicle owners about the benefits of regular vehicle maintenance through its “Be Car Care Aware” […]