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Video: How to Determine Your Ideal Spring Rate When Buying Coil Springs

In today’s video, Bill from QA1 teaches us how to determine which spring rate we should choose when buying coil springs. It varies by vehicle, and often varies between the […]

Tech Articles

Installing a Hotchkis Sport Suspension Kit on a 1981 Chevy Camaro

In the high-performance world, nothing ever remains stock. That makes it difficult for aftermarket companies to design parts and kits that are true, easy bolt-ons for every car—where literally nothing […]

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Parts

Parts Bin: Ford Mustang Suspension Upgrades from Whiteline and Nolathane

While Ford Mustang drivers can run the gamut from classic restoration guys to daily driver gals, all Mustang fans have one thing in common: passion for the original pony car. […]

Tech Articles

Improving Hook with Sway Bars on Drag Cars

In the past, we’ve taken a look at the forces at work when a vehicle is accelerating. To recap: “…as each cylinder in the engine fires, the pistons (and consequently […]

Parts

Quick Tech: Upgrading Suspension Parts Can Improve Braking Performance

When we do brake jobs, we often concentrate on replacing or upgrading our brake pads and/or rotors only. But when we do that, we ignore an important part of brake […]

Tech Articles

Racing Tech: Hooking Up Your Leaf Spring Suspension Without Traction Bars

Bolt-on traction bars for leaf spring cars have been available for what seems like forever. They work, and there are all sorts of different versions out there: slapper bars, sliding […]

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Videos & Galleries

Video: Suspension Tuning 101 with COBB Tuning

Whether you’re driving low and slow, and setting up your suspension for performance applications, tuning your vehicle’s suspension to efficiently put your engine power to the pavement and play nicely […]

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Q&A

Ask Away! with Jeff Smith: Fixing a Dangerous Front-Wheel Shake in a ’66 Chevy II

I have a ’66 Chevy II with a 355 cubic inch small-block and a Muncie four-speed. Over the years, I’ve made some small suspension modifications with Global West De-A-Lum bushings. […]

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Video: What are Subframe Connectors and Why Do You Need Them?

Before we get into the importance of subframe connectors, let’s first talk about what vehicle subframes are. What is a Subframe? A subframe is a discrete structural component in vehicles. […]

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Video: Strength Testing Hollow Vs. Solid Sway Bars

Are solid sway bars stronger than hollow sway bars? It’s a frequently asked question from people preparing to make upgrades to their vehicle’s suspension because upgrading to a high performance […]