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Diagnose a Diesel Engine Failure – What Its Components Can Tell You

When your diesel engine fails, it can be difficult to determine the cause. Many people focus on the pistons and cylinders, but there are other components that can help you diagnose the failure. We will focus on valve keepers and valve retainers. We will discuss what they are, what they do, and how they can…
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6 Tips for Diesel Engine Maintenance

Diesel engine maintenance is a very important factor in the longevity of your diesel engine. If you have been neglecting regular maintenance for your diesel vehicle, it may be time to give the engine some TLC. You don’t need to be a diesel mechanic, if you perform the following steps in order to maintain a…
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The Dangers of a Low Quality ECM Tune

You’ve probably seen the ads for diesel ECM tunes on your social media feeds. Maybe you think it looks like an easy way to get a little more horsepower out of your ride, but before you go and just buy one from any old tuner, take some time to do some research first. A low…
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Diesel Talk – What’s an ECM Filter and Why Do I Need One?

You’ve probably heard of diesel particulate filters (DPFs), and you may have seen them on the back end of a truck. But what about an ECM filter? ECM stands for electronic control module and you might not be as familiar with it, but they’re just as important for your diesel engine. Learn what an ECM…
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