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How to choose the right type of Headers

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How to choose the right type of Headers

Header How-To: Keys to Choosing the Right Exhaust Headers No matter what your project if you are aiming for improved performance, headers should be one of your first choices. However, it is important that you take the time to decide what the use of your engine will be and what type of driving you have planned. There are a number of ways this can be accomplished and at least 4 styles available.   STOCK MANIFOLDS Original Equipment exhaust manifolds restrict exhaust gases from flowing freely from the engine; their interior ports are rough and uneven, this restriction reduces the horsepower...

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15:1 Compression Ratio Starters

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15:1 Compression Ratio Starters

15:1 Compression Ratio Starters PROFORM Starters for Ford, Pontiac, Oldsmobile, and Buick PROFORM 2.20 KW Starters for Ford (small & big block, 221-351W and 460 engines), Pontiac, Oldsmobile, and Buick 455s, offer faster engine turnover time, more clearance from the engine block, and an optimized gear-reduction design. These starters offer a 15:1 compression. As with all starters PROFORM produces, these Starters are 100% NEW, not rebuilt, for maximum longevity and optimum performance. After assembly, each starter is individually tested at the factory so enthusiasts need not use their vehicle as a testing lab. 15:1 compression ratio Offset design for more...

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Sniper EFI Initial Startup and Troubleshooting Video

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Sniper EFI Initial Startup and Troubleshooting Video

Sniper EFI Initial Startup and Troubleshooting If you're installing a Sniper EFI system and almost ready to crank it over for the first time, this is the video for you! Let's be honest, some of us really struggle with technology and switching from a carburetor to a Sniper EFI system, well, that can be a little bit overwhelming, but it doesn't have to be, this video takes some time to show you how to troubleshoot and better understand some of the basic start-up needs when installing a Sniper EFI system from Holley. Take a look below: -

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Keep it Quiet with HushMat

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Keep it Quiet with HushMat

HUSHMAT: Quality Products for Sound Deadening, Vibration Control, and Thermal Insulation Are you tired of too much road noise, or too many vibration noises? Want that pleasing “THUNK” sound that a high-end car provides as you close the door? Consider adding sound deadening material to your door panels, floors, trunk skin etc. There are a number of products on the market: some are good, some not so good, and it appears that the prices go that way too. The really cheap stuff does not do the job properly. We looked at most of the products available and settled on the...

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14 Tools You Need In Your Toolbox

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14 Tools You Need In Your Toolbox

14 Tools Every Engine Enthusiast Should Have In Their Toolbox By GREG ACOSTA | dragzine.com Greg teamed up with Proform Performance Products and put together a list of 14 tools anyone who is into working on their own engine projects should have in their toolbox. Also, something to note, is that in the coming months as several of our in-house projects start rolling out, you’ll notice these tools getting a workout. So, in no particular order, here are the 14 tools you should have:   Degree Wheel Kit If you’re a performance enthusiast, you should be degreeing your cam properly....

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