It seems that a stock gasoline exhaust system is quieter than the stock diesel exhaust system on pickup trucks. For example, the exhaust on a Ford pickup truck with the 5.4 Triton gasoline engine doesn’t seem to be as loud as one with the 7.3 Powerstroke diesel engine. I’m not talking about the clatter from […]
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i have a 81 nissan pickup 720, with a SD22 2.2 L 65 hp diesel engine in it that i need to re build, problem is i have never worked with a diesel engine before, can anyone give me some pointers on where to begin?
The reason i’m asking is because i keep looking at some pickups for sale with diesel motors in them with over 100k+ miles on them and still selling for big bucks!! How many miles is considered "a lot" for a diesel engine?? These are all good answers.I guess i never really thought of the bigger […]
just smoking a cigarette. They are polluting not only the air but offending my hearing with that put-put of the diesel engine. I try to not get really nasty, like a P.E.T.A. person in a fur coat fashion show, but I have a right to quiet, and fume-less air. So @ 2.99 a gallon for […]
Hello! Just wondering the best place to go to get an oil change and tune-up in Phoenix, AZ area, such as a Jiffy Lube type place. I have a Ford F-250 with a Diesel engine. Do they even do tune-ups? I have no idea. Anyway, if you have any ideas, please let me know. Thanks!