Navigating the Snow and Slush Season: Winter Diesel vs Summer Diesel Fuel

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As the winter months approach, the diesel we rely on must undergo a massive change to accommodate the drop in temperature and maintain optimal engine performance. In this blog post, we will explore the differences between winter diesel and summer diesel fuels, understanding the need for winter blends, the impact of temperature on diesel fuel, and the role of kerosene … Read More

The Top 10 Most Important Safety Checks for Heavy-Duty Trucks

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Heavy-duty trucks are the backbone of countless industries, responsible for transporting goods and materials across vast distances. Ensuring the safety of these powerful vehicles is not only crucial for the well-being of drivers but also for the communities they traverse. Regular safety checks are paramount to prevent accidents, breakdowns, and costly delays. In this article, we’ll delve into the top … Read More

5 Surprising Spring Driving Tips for Heavy-Duty Trucks

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Spring rainstorms can be a joyous sight, but they can also be dangerous if you’re not prepared. This is especially true for heavy-duty trucks. It’s important to know what to expect from the road conditions before driving in a spring storm. Here are 5 driving tips to keep you and your heavy-duty truck safe this spring… Keep your tires properly … Read More

How Regular Engine Maintenance Can Help Save You Fuel and Money!

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When the engine in your commercial diesel vehicle is working properly, it will run smoothly. This reduces fuel consumption and helps the engine last longer. However, if you don’t regularly do routine maintenance on your engine, it could cause issues like poor performance or even breakdowns that can lead to expensive repairs. Regularly maintaining your heavy-duty truck’s engine ensures that … Read More

Must-Know Diesel Engine Maintenance Tips

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If you’re a diesel truck owner, you know that the engine is an essential part of your vehicle. It’s what makes it go and keeps everything else working properly–especially if you own an older model. If you don’t take care of it, your engine could break down on the road or at work and cause serious problems for everyone involved. … Read More

Different Types of Heavy Haul Trailers

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If you’ve got a big load to haul, you need a heavy haul trailer. These specialized trailers can do just about anything. Firstly, they’re strong enough to tow large loads. Secondly, they are stable enough to carry other vehicles like semi-trucks. And lastly, they are customizable for all kinds of applications. Heavy haul trailers are built with one of five … Read More

Understanding Diesel Engine Components: A User-Centric Guide

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When it comes to diesel truck engines, understanding each component’s role not only helps in maintaining the engine but also empowers truck owners and operators with the knowledge to make informed decisions regarding repairs and optimizations. Here’s a user-centric guide that addresses common queries and provides practical insights into the diesel engine components. Components of a diesel truck engine Air … Read More

Tips for Driving a Heavy-Duty Truck in Windy Conditions

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Driving heavy-duty trucks can often be dangerous due to their large size. Especially when driving on narrow roads or in icy, snowy, and/or windy road conditions. It’s always important to take weather conditions into consideration when driving a heavy-duty truck to have as safe of a drive as possible. Here are some tips to help you complete your drives – … Read More

How to Back Up a Semi-Truck Trailer Safely

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One of the most challenging maneuvers of driving is backing up. However, backing up a semi-truck trailer is a whole other can of worms. If this is your first, second or even third time attempting, be patient with yourself. This maneuver is difficult for both beginner and seasoned drivers alike. Luckily, there are a handful of tried-and-true tricks to get … Read More

Best Batteries for Diesel Trucks in 2022

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Are you looking for the best battery to give your diesel truck the most powerful charge? When you need to tackle big jobs, diesel trucks can handle the task. There are many advantages to choosing a diesel engine over a gasoline-powered vehicle. Diesel trucks have incredible torque to increase their towing capacity, better gas mileage so you get more time … Read More