Entries by Patrick C

DIESEL FUEL POLISHING 101 FOR THE OWNER OPERATOR

You’ve been in the over the road trucking industry long enough to know that being an owner-operator takes a lot of business savvy to manage your load schedule, seat time, maintenance costs, and other business expenses required to keep your trucking business up and running. Diesel fuel polishing might sound strange to you but as an […]

FASS DIESEL FUEL GELLING PREVENTION TIPS

As the calendar pages turn towards December and the colder winter months, it’s time to talk about diesel fuel gelling prevention tips and how a FASS system can help with this problem. Diesel fuel contains paraffin and will solidify and gel when the temperature drops. At 32 degrees Fahrenheit the paraffin in diesel crystalizes and […]

SEMA TRUCK CONCEPTS TO CHECK OUT

It’s that time of year again…you know the annual Specialty Equipment Market Association or more popularly known SEMA show kicks off this week in Las Vegas. SEMA is the annual product showcase for the automotive aftermarket parts trade and is also a great opportunity for truck manufacturers to roll out some really cool concept builds […]

WHY ADEQUATE FUEL FILTRATION IS KEY TO ENGINE AND FUEL SYSTEM LONGEVITY

Whether you just drove your new dream diesel truck off the dealership lot or bought a used work truck from a Craigslist posting, we should first talk about adequate fuel filtration and how important it is to your engine and fuel system’s longevity. Diesel pickup and class 8 trucks have seen some important changes in […]

DODGE RAM SUMMER TRUCK SALES GAINING ON FORD AND GM

The summer truck sales figures are out and it looks like Dodge Ram is gaining on its’s main rivals Ford and GM.  Long a distant third place contender to Ford and GM, Dodge Ram is starting to turn heads with its newly upgraded pickup truck line and improved sales figures.  A newly redesigned fifth generation […]