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How to Set Up a Cylinder Head

While many Dart cylinder heads come assembled with valve springs, sometimes it can be necessary to spec your own set that pair with your camshaft of choice. Here's how to correctly set up a cylinder head.

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Everything You Wanted to Know About the Big-Block Chevy Engine

"The big block Chevy is one of the most raced engine platforms in motorsports. We've compiled some history and a massive library of parts swap knowledge into a comprehensive resource. Read on!"

The big-block Chevy goes by many names – the Rat,..

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How to Install Adjustable Pushrod Guideplates on a Big-Block Chevy

Setting up a big-block Chevy Valvetrain is incredibly easy. In this tech installment, we'll show you how to properly set up a set of Dart BBC adjustable pushrod guideplates. 

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Cylinder Head Fundamentals: Materials, Options, and Terms Explained

With all of the specialized lingo and countless available features, ordering cylinder heads can be a tricky process. Here is some background on cylinder heads to make the process a breeze. 

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What is Priority Main Oiling?

Making the jump to an aftermarket Dart block comes with a host of performance benefits. One of the biggest, in terms of durability, is stepping up to a priority main oiling system. Read on to learn exactly what that means. 

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Block Talk: Inside Dart's LS Engine Block Lineup

Choosing a block is a big decision and when it comes to LS applications, Dart gives you more than a few choices. We walk you through the different LS block types available to help you find one perfect for your next build.  

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