2014 Chevy Cruze Turbo Diesel Diesels seem to be the rage today. Just about every American manufacturer has one. When you consider the price at the pump, its really not surprising. The American public wants fuel economy. The EPA...
Diesel Fuel Additives Ultra-low sulfur diesel, low-sulfur diesel, off-road full-sulfur diesel, number 1 or number 2 diesel, Cetane ratings for diesel and on and on it goes; what does it all mean and do I need to use an...
maxxTORQUE Expands its Diesel Community Coverage in the Pursuit of Peace Dan Watson, Editor of maxxTORQUE Online Diesel Community, announced efforts to promote peaceful co-existence between diesel oweners from Ford, GM, Dodge and other diesel manufacturers by the expansion...
Learning to Live with Your Powerstroke 6.0L EGR One look at the picture below explains why I am not a fan of EGR systems, especially on the Powerstroke. However, ever-stricter emissions regulations pushed Ford to adopt them on its diesels, but judging...
Diesel Engine and GM Diesel History If you are not new to the world of the Diesel engine, you are probably familiar with some of its history dating back to the turn of the Twentieth Century when Rudolf Diesel patented, tested and began...
2011 Duramax LML Review: Built to Tow I haven’t been this excited about a new truck model since the Duramax engine debuted in 2001. Back then, the new GM diesel powerhouse represented an exciting leap forward in torque, horsepower and reliability....
6.5L Diesel Towing: Making the Grade Can Your Diesel Make The Grade? A Five-Mile, Six Percent Mountain Grade in Washington State Puts Our Project 6.5L Suburban to the Test Suburban Renewal walked you through the upgrade process for a...
Joel Paynton provides the responses for the Duramax section of Issues & Answers. Joel Paynton is an award-winning GM technician who specializes in Duramax fuel systems. He also does custom programming for any GM powertrain.
In the Autumn 2009 issue...
- Aluminum Wheel Corrosion?
- Power Programmers?
- Urea Fluid Cold Weather Issues?
- Block Heater Triggers Engine Light
Cold Winter Checklist