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Events

Missed Summit Racing Burnout Rivals? Watch the Entire Tire-Shredding Event Here!

So you missed Summit Racing Burnout Rivals back on June 20? No problem — we’ve got the entire, nearly four-hour event here! In case you did miss it, Summit Racing […]

Videos & Galleries

Engine Building 101: How to Calculate and Measure Main Bearing Clearance (Video)

Setting bearing clearance for a performance engine is a fundamental step in the building process. There are no quick and easy ways to establish this critical clearance, but with patience […]

How Tos

Engine Building 101: How to Install Torque Angle Bolts (Video)

Torque angle bolts require a unique tightening process. The torque angle method is a more precise way of torquing a standard fastener to a predetermined tension. When using this method, […]

How Tos

Engine Building 101: How to Polish a Thrust Bearing (Video)

Crankshaft end play is a delicate balance. Too much crankshaft thrust can lead to lead to engine damage, but too little thrust bearing clearance can cause problems as well. If […]

Videos & Galleries / Virtual Super Summit

Video: PerTronix Showcases New Products for Virtual Super Summit 2020

In today’s video, Jim Harrison from PerTronix Performance Brands introduces us to an array of ignition, exhaust, and engine parts from the PerTronix family. COVID-19 prevented everyone from gathering for […]

Videos & Galleries

How to Check Crankshaft End Play (Video)

Crankshafts are among the most abused engine components because transmissions create tremendous forward force on them, especially in high performance applications. That’s why it’s important to check crankshaft thrust clearance, […]

Videos & Galleries

Hot Rod Home School (Lesson #3): How to Replace Brake Rotors and Pads

Hot Rod Home School continues with your another job that aspiring home mechanics can perform to get their feet wet: brake replacement. Particularly, we’re talking about brake pads and brake […]

Tech Projects

Project Firebolt: The LSX Turbo Tacoma (Part 15): Front Suspension Upgrade and Road Test

It’s been almost seven months since I’ve posted up a new video on this truck. Firebolt did make an appearance in my recent Turbo Garage Lineup video and I’ve been […]

How Tos

Video: How to Check Piston Ring Gap

Proper piston ring gap is a delicate balance. Too much gap and compression gases and heat will blow by, causing loss of power and torque. Too little gap and the […]

Videos & Galleries

Video: 4 Things to Know When Choosing a High-Amp Alternator

There are four things to know when considering whether to use a high-amp alternator. First, do you really need a high-output alternator? Most factory alternators are rated at 65 to […]