A differential system in an automobile

Some types of car differentials are designed to simply allow for wheel slip, while others are designed to counteract it or even accentuate it.

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zip ties guide

Zippity-doo-da, zippity-yay, I’m gonna organize some wiring today! Cable ties, or zip ties as they are more commonly known, may be one of the greatest inventions in the history of mankind.  Invented in 1958 by Thomas & Betts, zip ties were branded Ty-Rap, and were designed for securing wiring in airplanes. Today, there are many…

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The front wheel and grille of a pickup truck driving during a snow storm.

Winter driving techniques are simpler than they once were, thanks to modern automotive technologies.

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Punch & Chisel Guide

Working on your own vehicle means having a lot of different tools, going far beyond those found in the typical tool kits and kitchen drawer. When it comes to specialty tools, there are many different types and uses, using the wrong one can not only damage the tool, but it can make your project take…

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Bill McAnally Racing announced today that Derek Kraus will drive the No. 16 NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota Camry for BMR in 2018, as he contends for the championship in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West. The 16-year-old Stratford, Wisconsin, driver took Rookie of the Year honors in the series this past season and was part…

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The three Bill McAnally Racing drivers who dominated competition in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series West this year garnered the top series awards at the NASCAR Night of Champions celebration on Friday night at the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, North Carolina. Todd Gilliland, who was honored for winning the NASCAR K&N Pro Series…

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Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Ford EcoBoost 400 Homestead-Miami Speedway, Homestead, FL USA Saturday 18 November 2017 Chase Elliott, Hendrick Motorsports, NAPA Chevrolet SS World Copyright: Russell LaBounty NKP

Chase Elliott and the No. 24 NAPA AUTO PARTS team finished fifth in the NASCAR Cup Series finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway to solidify the young driver’s first top-five finish in the series standings. Elliott started 18th for Sunday’s season finale at Homestead. He quickly went to work and broke into the top 10 early in the…

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Reigning NHRA Funny Car world champion Ron Capps and the NAPA AUTO PARTS Dodge Charger R/T team started Sunday needing to advance one round more than Robert Hight of John Force Racing to become the first Funny Car driver to repeat as champion since 2001.     Capps’ effort to overcome Hight was thwarted when…

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More than 90 years ago, the National Automotive Parts Association ("NAPA") was created to meet America’s growing need for an effective auto parts distribution system.

Today, 91% of do-it-yourself customers recognize the NAPA brand name.

We have over 6,000 NAPA AUTO PARTS Stores nationwide serving all 50 states with a unique inventory control system that helps you find the exact part that you need.

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