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The Ins and Outs of DPF and DOC CleaningWednesday, April 21st, 2021
Exhaust from a diesel engine can be harmful to the environment and human health. So, to make the exhaust cleaner, manufacturers started adding an aftertreatment system to their trucks in 2007. This includes a Diesel Oxidation Catalyst (DOC) and Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF).
Valve Adjustments ExplainedFriday, December 15th, 2017
Why You Need a Valve Adjustment for Your Diesel Engine
A valve adjustment (sometimes also called an overhead) is vital to the health of your diesel engine to ensure proper combustion. This is often an overlooked task for proper engine maintenance; however, neglecting your valves could lead to a lot of unwanted hassles like loss of power and decreased fuel efficiency. Keeping a close eye on the valve lash can alert you to a problem before it leads to hefty repair costs for your diesel engine and a lot of unplanned downtime.
What Does the Cummins Encore Protection Program Cover?Saturday, July 29th, 2017
Cummins offers multiple protection warranty plans for the company’s pre-owned engines. The Cummins Encore Protection program includes coverage for a variety of different maintenance issues and services. Let’s dive into what the Cummins Encore Protection program covers! (more…)