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1/4 Mile Trap Speed Vs a Dynomometer for
Repeatable, Comparable HP Estimates

If all you want is a max HP reading, I would suggest that the quarter
mile is the only repeatable, acceptable way of having numbers that will be
trusted world-wide. read more...

 

SCAM ALERT FRAUD ALERT !!!!!

WANTED the where abouts of one-JAMES RICHARD TOWERS currently living in Edmonton Alberta-He has lived in Victoria BC. read more...

 

brakes and hard lines

I was lucky very lucky. read more...

 

PLUG COLOUR !

Checking mixture by plug colour is one of those "everyone knows" things that turns out not to be correct. I misread them that way for decades before finally learning how to do it right. read more...

 

Valve Adjustment:

The first step of any engine tuning is to ensure that valve adjustment is correct. For B18 and B20 motors, Volvo recommends checking this at 6,000-mile intervals. read more...

 

CARTER CARB :

To determine Carter AFB carb flow, measure the butterfly bores and use the table below: read more...