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World Products S/R cylinder head, part number 042650, has recently...
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Greg Ives, crew chief for Dale Earnhardt Jr. and the No. 88 Nationwide Chevrolet...

PERA's newest webinar - Understanding MAP Controlled Thermostats - features Bill McKnight, who will educate you on the function of MAP controlled automotive thermostats, how they work, what they do and more importantly, why...

MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. recently introduced 84 new part numbers in April for various types of bearings, gaskets, piston rings, thermostats and cylinder components, now available for a range of light vehicle and heavy-duty...

Bosch announced that its clean diesel technology is featured on the 2015 Ram 1500, which includes a 3.0-liter EcoDiesel V6 equipped with a Bosch common-rail diesel fuel-injection system. The Bosch-made injectors can...

Goodson Tools & Supplies for Engine Builders and Radiac Abrasives, Inc. have announced Goodson has been named as the exclusive distributor of Radiac’s line of Automotive Aftermarket Abrasives, effective June 1, 2015. Ross Blumenthal, Radiac Vice...
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With the summer season comes a few things in particular that companies need to consider. Here are a few hot topics that may apply...

Years back, when I was looking to hire a technician, my first criteria would be the person’s skill level. In fact, I mainly...

Whether you’re a new shop owner looking to increase your business, or an industry veteran hoping to build loyalty from your existing customer base, hiring a business coach to help you achieve your...

What would one more visit per year from your best customers mean for your shop? Let’s say you have 100 current customers and the average customer comes in twice per year. If you...

Pick your cliché. If it’s too good to be true, it probably is. You get what you pay for. When it comes to web-hosting and website creation, there is a lot of advertising...

All great companies have one thing in common: They realize industries and consumers need change, so they follow their customers. Apple provides a great example....
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Why should you offer more when rebuilding a diesel engine? Because any shop can...

Old School Head Bench This is very basic and has been in...

NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2016 consists of Jerry Cook, Bobby Isaac, Terry Labonte, O. Bruton Smith and Curtis Turner. NASCAR has...

We all know the shop can be a dirty place. Parts and tools scattered throughout, and dirt, grease, oil and sludge threatening to make...
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Old School Head Bench This is very basic and has been in...

Let The Light Shine In When I’m struggling to see the valve keeper groves on an overhead cam head with “bucket-style” lifters, I attach a...

From 1987 to 1990, my 666-inch A/R Ford Hemi Boss that we called Damien, was all wrong for my purpose, which was running with...

Main Cap Tech One of the main problems with blocks that need to be align-bored is the lack of squish between the main cap and the...

Talkin' Bout Those Good Vibrations We get a lot of broken bolt, broken tap, and broken easy out work in our shop, mostly because we are...

Remove The Web We have noticed through the years that many previously bored blocks come into our shop that have not had the web at the bottom of the cylinders relieved even with the bottom...