How to Upgrade Ignition Coils

The Ford overhead camshaft modular V8, commonly referred to as the “mod motor”, is an excellent engine with good efficiency and performance potential. These engines have been popular since the original version that began production in 1991, and it remains a popular platform for performance. There have been several iterations of ignition systems on the…

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hazy headlights, yellowed headlights, cleaning, restoration, safety, appearance

Hazed, cloudy or yellowed headlight lenses not only dull the appearance of a vehicle, they also reduce safety by compromising the performance of the headlights. At night, headlights with hazed lenses will not shine as brightly or as far down the road. I tried a 3M Headlight Lens Restoration System on a particularly clouded and…

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replace wiper blades - NAPA Know How blog taped

Above image: These wiper blades are worn far past the point of needing replacement. Is it really worth risking life and limb to avoid swapping out worn blades for a new set? Image credit: Michael Boyd Windshield wiper blades are among the most commonly replaced auto parts with good reason. Maintaining good visibility is crucial…

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3M Auto Paint Restoration How To - NAPA Know How Blog

Nothing can bum you out about your ride quite like scuffed and dull paint. Over time, every paint job gets scratches, scuffs and the harsh rays of the sun compound the matter by dulling the sheen of the clear coat. Waxing can only go so far, deep scratches and sun damage can’t be removed with…

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NAPA Chase Elliott car car hauler

When Chase Elliott hits the track in his NAPA #9 Chevrolet Camaro his job is to win the race. But before Chase’s job can begin, his team has to do their jobs. That’s where  Chris Waddell come in. Chris is the driver of the NAPA #9 race car hauler. Starting at the JR MotorSports Garage it is…

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Chase Elliott interview 2014 NNS Champion w Dale Jr Phoenix rs - NAPA Know How Blog

As NASCAR introduces a new title sponsor for its developmental series, Chase Elliott, driver of the No. 9 NAPA AUTO PARTS Chevrolet for JR Motorsports, remains the subject of much anticipation and excitement for fans and the motorsports press alike. Reporters covering the sport of stock car racing are buzzing about the young driver and…

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Ron Capps NAPA AUTO PARTS NHRA Funny Car Pomona 2015 passenger side

POMONA, Calif. (Feb. 8, 2015) – Every time Ron Capps races in Pomona, Calif., the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event becomes a reunion for his family and friends. The first race of the 2015 NHRA schedule was no different. The driver of Don Schumacher Racing’s NAPA AUTO PARTS 2015 Dodge Charger R/T grew…

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Ron Capps 2015 NHRA Season Circle K Winternationals prerace - NAPA AUTO PARTS

BROWNSBURG, Ind. (Feb. 3, 2015) – Ron Capps has never lacked for motivation to win NHRA trophies and the California native has added incentive this year to reach the winner’s circle at Mello Yello Drag Racing Series events. It’s a path he knows well as the resident of Carlsbad, Calif., ranks second in all-time NHRA…

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