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2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk: The World’s Hottest SUV

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 19:34
Take one potent Dodge Hellcat engine and stuff it under the hood of an SUV, and you have the makings of the 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk. The post 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk: The...

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How to Deal With Battery Corrosion

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 23:13
Battery corrosion is bound to happen over time, but don't fret — it's a quick fix. Here's a look at how it occurs, how to treat it and how to prevent it. The post How to Deal With Battery Corrosion...

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Capps Wins First Maple Grove Title, Reclaims Championship Points Lead

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 19:01
The NAPA AUTO PARTS Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car team with crew chief Rahn Tobler helped driver Ron Capps win his first title in 22 years at Maple Grove Raceway near Reading, Pa., and retake the Mello...

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Elliott, No. 24 Team Finish 11th at New Hampshire

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 18:36
Chase Elliott raced his way to an 11th-place finish in the second race of the 2017 Playoffs at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Elliott and the No. 24 Kelley Blue Book team started 14th in Sunday’s...

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Sweet Finishes Second at Lernerville

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 16:24
Brad Sweet earned his 52nd top-five finish of 2017 at Lernerville Speedway Saturday night. Sweet and the No. 49 Ollie’s Bargain Outlet / NAPA AUTO PARTS team visited Eldora Speedway in Rossburg,...

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How to Prevent Boat Mold With 4 Easy Steps

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 21:03
Prevent boat mold by keeping everything as dry as possible, at all times. Here's what else you need to know. The post How to Prevent Boat Mold With 4 Easy Steps appeared first on NAPA Know How Blog.

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3 Tips for a Clean Engine Compartment This Fall

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 00:06
Keep leaves out of your engine compartment this fall and avoid potential damage to your car with these tips. The post 3 Tips for a Clean Engine Compartment This Fall appeared first on NAPA Know How...

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4 Myths About DEF Fluid Busted

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 17:52
Not everything you hear about DEF fluid is true. We bust some DEF myths in this article. The post 4 Myths About DEF Fluid Busted appeared first on NAPA Know How Blog.

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Discovering DitchPig® Kinetic Energy Recovery Rope

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 22:00
Getting stuck in the mud, snow, or sand is usually no fun. Whether from adverse driving conditions or just part of a fun weekend adventure, when the tires are spinning but you are going nowhere, the...

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Know-How Notes: JB Weld Windshield Repair Kit Guide

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 23:43
Cruising along the highway, you are stuck behind a cement truck. Practicing safe driving, you have allowed two full car lengths between you and the truck. Suddenly, the tranquil serenity inside your...

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Rossi Ends 2017 IndyCar Season Top Seven in Points

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 22:44
After a season filled with highs and lows, Alexander Rossi closed out the 2017 season the highest Andretti Autosport driver in the Verizon IndyCar Series championship. The weekend started off with...

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A History of the Car Charging System

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 21:52
With the rise of electric vehicles and demand for efficiency, the future of the car charging system looks to be as interesting as the past. The post A History of the Car Charging System appeared...

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Gilliland Grabs Runner-Up Finish At New Jersey, Pads Points Lead

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 18:43
With a runner-up finish in the JustDrive.com 125 at New Jersey Motorsports Park on Saturday, Todd Gilliland padded his lead in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East championship standings and extended...

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Elliott Opens 2017 Playoffs with Runner-Up Finish at Chicagoland

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 18:22
Chase Elliott logged a strong second-place run Sunday afternoon at Chicagoland Speedway to kickstart the No. 24 NAPA Brakes team’s efforts in the 2017 NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs. Elliott started the...

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World Champ Capps Drops from NHRA Points Lead at Charlotte

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 18:15
Ron Capps and the NAPA AUTO PARTS Dodge Charger R/T Funny Car team eagerly await racing at Reading, Pa., this weekend after losing the NHRA Mello Yello Series points lead for the first time since...

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Prestone – Ringbrothers Custom 1972 AMX Javelin Build: Part 3

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 18:01
In the last video we learned that the 1972 AMX Javelin had some serious body modifications in the works. The Ringbrothers and Prestone are building quite possibly the most detailed and high-tech 1972...

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Brad Sweet Earns Fifth Victory of Season at Calistoga

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 17:28
“The Big Cat” Brad Sweet won his fifth feature of the season Friday night at Calistoga Speedway. It was his third-consecutive win at the ½ mile track located in Calistoga, Calif.     Sweet...

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Vehicle Emissions Past and Present

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 19:13
U.S. vehicle emissions regulations have been evolving since the 1950s and are about to face a critical crossroads in April 2018. The post Vehicle Emissions Past and Present appeared first on NAPA...

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How to Wash an Engine Properly

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 15:48
Before using a pressure washer to just blast away at the engine bay, here's how to wash an engine the right way. The post How to Wash an Engine Properly appeared first on NAPA Know How Blog.

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Recognizing a Broken MAP Sensor

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 15:34
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