4 TIPS TO GET BETTER DIESEL GAS MILEAGE

If you have a Diesel pickup and regularly drive long distances, then you want to be as economical as possible when it comes to fuel cost. Today’s diesel-powered vehicles are more complex than ever before. This is due to advancements in technology, increased horsepower...

4 COMMON REASONS YOUR DIESEL ENGINE IS OVERHEATING

Overheating of your diesel’s engine is a relatively common and potentially serious problem. Temperature regulation is a critical component that makes your diesel engine and fuel injection system function properly. You don’t want to drive a truck that is overheating...

WHEN TO HAVE YOUR DIESEL ENGINE OVERHAULED

A diesel engine, which is an internal combustion engine that uses heat to ignite fuel, has an average service life of about 10 years. Diesel engines deliver both power and a high level of performance. But wear and tear over time on the engine components can lead to...

HOW TO CHECK YOUR DIESEL’S EXHAUST FLUID LEVEL (DEF)

Almost all diesel-powered vehicles built since 2010 require the use of Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF). DEF is made from pure urea and de-ionized water, is a non-toxic, colorless, odorless, and non-flammable fluid. DEF is responsible for moderating your vehicle’s emissions...

5 COMMON SYMPTOMS OF FAULTY DIESEL FUEL INJECTORS

The fuel injection system is a critical component of every diesel engine. This system pressurizes and injects the fuel into air that has been compressed in the combustion chamber. The functions of a fuel injection system include feeding fuel to the injectors,...

WHY DOES MY DIESEL PICKUP TRUCK BLOW WHITE SMOKE?

Are you worried about your diesel pickup truck blowing white smoke? This could be the result of several possible issues– each indicative of problems with specific components or systems. It is important to know that your diesel truck can emit either black, white, or...

3 COMMON PROBLEMS THAT AFFECT DIESEL VEHICLES

Several new diesel vehicles have been released this year by top manufacturers such as Jaguar, Chevrolet, Land Rover, Ford, and others. Also, thanks to advancements in technology, it is possible for manufacturers to reduce the harmful emissions created by diesel...

Gasoline vs. Diesel: Which Car to Buy

Planning to buy a new car? Based on public reviews and brand popularity you might have already decided on the car brand you prefer, but have you considered whether you need a gas engine car or a diesel engine? Which gives more mileage? Which one is more economic and...