Aston Martin Tuning Tips and Modifications

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Aston Martin car tuning tips and advice. We have a wide range of tuning articles covering all models of Aston Martin from small engined family cars to large engine hot hatches and executive cars. Following our tuning tips you will avoid many of the common mistakes and actually achieve the car setup you desire. Please join the forum for model specific questions and answers and to meet other owners and see what modifications they have done.

We would like to hear about your interesting Aston Martin projects, so drop into the forum, post up a new thread and pass on your tips, we love to see members car pictures and have an ever growing gallery. Scroll down the page to see our latest tuning articles for your Aston Martin.

Aston Martin Vantage Tuning remaps and performance parts

Vantage V12 Tuning "Gaining the unfair adVantage" Aston Martin have turned out another stunning car in the form of the Vantage. The question is how can Vantage tuning improve the standard car. We know there is a question of "why in the world would you want to be tuning a v12 Vantage". We should note […]

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Todays featured car tuning articles

More power with an engine swap a simple guide

A popular modification with Torquecars members involves a complete engine swap and remains one of the most cost effective modifications you can do.

As long as there is sufficient space in the engine bay any engine can be made to work in any car although in most cases the work involved is prohibitive to say the least.

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Flywheel lightening & performance gains from lighter flywheels

Lightening the flywheel – the flywheel works in a similar way to the wheel in the toy cars you used to rev up and release and let it zoom off. The heavy wheel located between the engine and the gearbox builds up rotational force with speed and momentum.

Effectively storing the energy and helping the car resist changes in engine speed – good for cruising at a steady speed but bad when you need a fast engine response.

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Wastegate and Blow off valves

We look at wastegates vs Bovs and explain the differences between them. Find out where the wastegate and bov goes and what they do in our informative article. We find that many people are confused by the two devices and see the terms wrongly used.

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