What a concept! The idea may be a century old, but it can still make a small engine put out like a big one. This two-part series will prepare you for high-performance modifications with information on operating principles, design fundamentals, diagnostic info, and replacement and upgrade alternatives.
In the first installment of our Weekend Warrior column on The Henry Ford, we explained the essence of this fabled institution just outside of Detroit. Tracing its heritage to the late 1920’s, The Henry Ford is actually five attractions all rolled up into one, and attracts as many as a million visitors each year.
Bill McKnight dispels any misconceptions you may have about multi-layer steel gaskets. This tough, high-precision type of gasket makes the old composite variety look downright primitive.
We’ll cover the highlights of crankshaft design and then we’ll discuss all the things you need to check before you load it in the block for the first time.
The companies that founded SEMA were started by people who loved cars and trucks and turned their hobby into a career. Most people in the industry today still feel this way. That’s one of the things that makes SEMA and its members unique.
Continental has introduced the VDO REDI-Sensor Installer Kit for automotive technicians. The kit comes with one of each of the three REDI-Sensor sensor assemblies and four sensor service kits. The REDI-Sensor Multi-Application TPMS Sensor Program allows technicians to cover 85% of TPMS-equipped vehicles without waiting for parts delivery. All of the components in the […]
The Bosch Workshop Cabin Air Filter line has expanded to include 23 new part numbers that cover 17.6 million additional vehicles in North America – domestic, European and Asian – with the same fit and function as OE cabin air filters. Two types of cabin air filters are available from Bosch – standard particulate […]
Design Engineering Inc. is sharing the company’s expertise and product resources with students at Ohio Technical College to help them prepare for successful automotive and powersports careers. The private, accredited technical college located in Cleveland, OH, provides a well-rounded education in all major areas of auto mechanics: traditional, classic and alternative fuel, collision and […]
Phillips Automotive has launched its new X-tremeVision headlight bulb for drivers who want the maximum lighting performance. Phillips says it is the brightest and most powerful in the line. It’s said to deliver up to 100% more light than standard Halogen bulbs, providing drivers with the maximum nighttime visibility. The bulbs are street legal, […]
Matco Tools is offering a a limited edition camouflage toolbox. The toolbox features a digital camo graphic and Camo Green gloss paint, creating a unique, camo-textured appearance. The toolbox features a T-shaped center shelf that is fully welded to all sides for strength and stability. It’s available in double and triple bay configurations. For […]