KEEPING YOUR DIESEL TRUCK RUNNING

July 11, 2019 Off By admin

Your diesel truck will outlast many vehicles on the road today. IF you take the necessary preventative maintenance procedures. New technologies like ULSD and Biodiesel are there to help prolong the life of your diesel truck. You will even see an improvement in fuel mileage and other important factors.


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Keeping your diesel truck in great condition will benefit you and your truck fro years to come!


  • BIODIESEL and ULSD (Ultra Low Sulphur Diesel)
    These are the main types of fuel you will see at most truck stop fueling stations. While Biodiesel costs a bit more there are many added benefits to using it. Its best for you to learn the differences and then use the one that you fell most comfortable with.
  • DIESEL FUEL ADDITIVES 
    It is a great idea to use a diesel fuel additive from the get go. You need one that will help with demulsifying water. Find an additive that removes water to make it easier on your on board fuel water separator and you will have less to replace further down the road with those components.
  • YOUR TURBO CHARGER AND HOW TO PLAY NICE WITH IT 
    A big part of your efficiency in trucking is a properly working and functioning turbo system. It is there for a reason, it is your BEST FRIEND! Always idle for a few minutes at start up and shut down. That along with using oil additives to keep those critical spinning parts will keep your diesel truck functioning properly for many years to come!