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Installation instructions for the ZEX™ 82040 Perimeter Plate Nitrous System including wiring diagrams, plumbing diagrams, bottle mounting tips and jet/hp chart.... (more)
The Fuel Can Test There's been no shortage of well-researched and well-written articles and books explaining the workings of the fuel system. However, many racers, both novice and experienced alike do not fully understand the physics of fuel flow and horsepower. To produce torque and horsepower requires a mixture of air and fuel. To produce 1-horsepower for 1-hour requires approximately .5-lbs of gasoline. If you ran a single-cylinder engine, like the one in your lawnmower, under a load of... (more)
Installation instructions for the ZEX™ 82079 Pro Street Diesel Nitrous System including wiring diagrams, plumbing diagrams, bottle mounting tips and jet/hp chart.... (more)
Installation instructions for the ZEX™ 82016 Nitrous System for Volkswagen Golf and Jetta including wiring diagrams, plumbing diagrams and bottle mounting tips.... (more)
Brian Husen has been named the crew chief of Del Worsham's Al-Anabi Racing Top Fuel dragster. Rod Centorbi will remain the assistant crew chief on Worsham's team, which is in the process of switching from Funny Car to Top Fuel. Husen's promotion to crew chief on Worsham's team comes after two very successful years as the assistant crew chief on Larry Dixon's Top Fuel team that won the 2010 NHRA Full Throttle Top Fuel championship and finished second in 2009. Prior to... (more)
This section covers the MSD 10 Ignition Control. The MSD 10, PN 7500, is a race only ignition system and is unique in that it incorporates two ignition coils. The MSD Pro Power Coil, PN 8201, is the coil responsible for the Capacitive Discharge side of the ignition while the Pro Power Coupler Coil, PN 8209R, is a high performance inductive coil. The coils run in parallel sending two sparks that work as one. The CD is responsible for ionizing the spark plug gap, then the current from both... (more)
Installation instructions for the ZEX™ 82239 Sportbike EFI Direct Port Nitrous System including wiring diagrams, plumbing diagrams, bottle mounting tips and jet/hp chart.... (more)