Durability of Diesel Vs. Gas Truck Motors?

Answer Diesel engines have been around for nearly as long as gasoline engines, but only in the last three decades have they taken over as the dominant power plant for cargo-movers worldwide. A big part of... Read More »

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How do diesel motors work?

A diesel engine differs from a gasoline engine in how it ignites fuel and in how air is introduced into the fuel. The process makes a diesel engine more efficient than a gasoline engine.IgnitionIn... Read More »

Is there an oxygen sensor on diesel motors?

An oxygen sensor is an integral part of both gasoline and diesel burning engines. The oxygen sensor is an important device that provides information on both a vehicle's engine control and the engi... Read More »

How to Increase the Mileage on Diesel Motors?

When you consider the diesel's immense power, incredible longevity and excellent fuel mileage, you may begin to wonder why the spark plug was ever invented. But compression-ignition engines do come... Read More »

Who makes diesel outboard motors?

Yanmar marine produced a diesel outboard motor for many years, but has ceased production. Although used models of Yanmar diesel outboard can be found. Maritime Engineering has announced it is devel... Read More »