Basic Diesel Engine Services and Repair Tips

Diesel Engine Services and Repair

Are you driving a Ford Powerstroke, Dodge Cummins, or GMC Duramax? Then you should be knowledgeable about diesel engines and their performance. Diesel vehicles run on a special type of internal combustion engine which works by burning fuel inside of them. There are so many things to love about diesel such as lower emissions, better […]

Essential Tips for Diesel Truck Repair

You’re likely to have caused some damage to your vehicle that required diesel truck repair while you were out soaking up the last remnants of spring and preparing for summer. If you own a diesel truck, you’re undoubtedly interested in extending its life. Fortunately, prolonging your vehicle’s life does not have to be hard…

Diesel Maintenance Near Me – 4 Truck Care Tips for Drivers in Meridian, ID

Diesel trucks are well-known for lower emissions, cheaper maintenance, and better gas mileage than their gas-powered counterparts. However, they still need regular servicing with a diesel mechanic in Meridian to keep them in top shape. After all, the last thing you would want is getting stuck somewhere in Idaho with a broken-down vehicle, frantically searching…

Auto History 101: The Diesel Engine and the Man Who Invented It

A scaled-up image of Rudolf Diesel’s documentary stamp with the text “Auto History 101: The Diesel Engine and the Man Who Invented It”

Chances are if you are reading this blog, you too are a diesel engine lover. We don’t blame you! From their amazing fuel economy to their endurance and long life, what’s not to appreciate? When you stop and think about your diesel pickup and all that you can accomplish because of it…

Top 4 Reasons We Love Diesel Engines

The text “Top 4 Reasons We Love Diesel Engines”, with a cartoon image of an engine shaped like a heart

Are you trying to decide whether you should buy a diesel pickup for your next vehicle, or stick with a gasoline-powered vehicle? If so, at the bottom of this blog we have listed some of our articles that compare the two more in-depth and have detailed some pros and cons of owning a diesel-powered vehicle. However…

THE 4 MOST COMMON QUESTIONS ABOUT DIESEL EXHAUST FLUID

Close-up of a black exhaust fluid tank with a blue cap and the text “The 4 Most Common Questions About Diesel Exhaust Fluid”

If you own a diesel-fueled pickup that was manufactured in 2010 or beyond, you are aware that it was built with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) and requires the use of diesel exhaust fluid (DEF).  This feature was added to diesel vehicles to make them compliant with the new diesel emissions standards set by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)…

5 TIPS TO KEEP YOUR DIESEL ENGINE RUNNING LIKE NEW

Close-up of gloved hands repairing an engine under the hood, with the caption “5 Tips to Keep Your Diesel Engine Running Like New”

As with any vehicle, if you want your diesel engine to run at its best, you need to have routine preventative maintenance performed on it. Diesel owners like two things, efficiency and power – and without the proper care, a diesel engine can lose both…

HOW TO CLEAN YOUR DIESEL ENGINE LIKE A PRO

A man cleaning the hood of a car with a sprayer and a microfiber cloth, with the text “How to Clean Your Diesel Engine Like a Pro”

For years it was said that you didn’t need to clean a diesel engine. Over time, as knowledge of proper engine care has increased, we have learned that not cleaning your diesel engine can potentially take time off the life of your vehicle/equipment. It can also lead to repairs and replacement of parts that may have otherwise been avoided…