Do OBD2 Scanners work on Diesel Trucks (Rigs)?

Answer If there is an OBD2 port on your rig, most scanners should work. Just make sure that the available software supports diesel trucks. The software for cars may still be able to monitor speed, braking... Read More »

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Do all new diesel trucks come with a diesel particulate filter?

In January 2010, the California Air Resources Board enforced new laws to reduce the particulate matter from diesel truck exhaust. Diesel trucks now come with a diesel particulate filter, or must ha... Read More »

Diesel Starting Procedures for Diesel Trucks?

Starting a diesel truck is similar to a gas truck. The only big difference in starting is the use of glow plugs. The truck will require a five-second wait from turning the key to "on" to starting u... Read More »

How to Customize Diesel Trucks?

As causes of climate change gain increasing importance in the public eye, the use of diesel engines is become more popular due to their fuel efficiency over traditional gas-powered engines. Customi... Read More »

How to Compare Synthetic Oil for Diesel Trucks?

Synthetic oils are made, designed and aimed at the performance market, typically to assist the consumer by providing less frequent drain times, increased protection and even claimed increased horse... Read More »