From Fuel Injectors to Glow Plugs: 10 Ways to Increase Diesel Engine Performance

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The diesel engine aftermarket offers a seemingly endless supply of products designed to deliver performance, improve fuel efficiency and add horsepower and torque. Some work better than others, but the following is a list of 10 modifications proven to make a difference. Continue reading

Engine Maintenance for Spring: Assessing the Condition of Diesel Fuel Injectors

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Chances are you have been cooped up all winter and can’t wait for spring and your first road trip. Before you take that Memorial Day trip to the beach or start using your truck to haul your boat around on summer weekends, make sure your vehicle is in tip-top condition. Continue reading

The Merits of a Ford Power Stroke 7.3 Engine

Ford’s historically coveted Power Stroke 7.3 engine was considered one of the most reliable diesel motors in the Ford truck series, with some owners clocking well over 500,000 miles on it with no engine work needed (except possibly replacing the HPOP–high-pressure oil pump). If you were one of the lucky ones to have the ZF5 transmission, then you really had the full package. Continue reading