Tech Articles

Clutch Pressure Plates

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Why should I replace the stock pressure plates?The stock pressure plates might not need to be replaced. Stock pressure platesare made with a thinner design and when used for pulling may result in warping.Check the stock plates to ensure that they are completely flat. If they are notcompletely flat, they can be trued or replaced with MWSC pressure plates which are made from billet metal making them less likely to warp.  We make pressure plates that fit the standard size disc (4.5"), the 4 puck clutch (5.0") and the 5 puck clutch (5.5")  

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How do I set my timing on a K-series Kohler

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How does setting my timing change the motor? Set timing-1 cylinder change point gap, more gap more advance timing.  Typically for every .001" wider points gap equals about 1 degree more advanced timing.  Usually the limit on points gag is about .025" or so.  If it gets too wide the push pin on the back will bottom out and keep the points from closing all the way and it won't run at that point.  You can use our Chevy Points Bracket and high performance points to eliminate any points bounce.   To eliminate the points all together you can use...

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Gas Pedal

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What makes the Midwest Super Cub gas pedal different? The Midwest Super Cub brand gas pedal features a machined slot withbronze bushing allowing the pedal to move smoothly.MWSC gas pedal does not have a sticky spot when depressing the pedal.  If you ever need a new cable by itself we sell them too.   Click to watch videos

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Cooling Fan mounting and size

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What size is the cooling fan?About the same size as a soda can.Where should the cooling fan be mounted?It should be mounted on a solid surface and be pointed at the head andcylinder wall. Vibration will cause the fan to fail or fall apart.

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Voodo and Dyna Coil connections

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When installing these coils, the two brass 10-32 threaded inserts are where the 12 volt power and the trigger wire (points or module) wire goes.  They can be hooked up either direction.  Link to coils Click Here for Video  

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