How to Make Diesel From French Fry Oil?

Answer In 1999, the U.S. Department of Energy and the Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory first converted French fry oil to diesel fuel. The process of making your own biofuel requires... Read More »

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How Do I Change a Diesel Fuel Filter on a Duramax Diesel?

The Duramax Diesel is the engine used for General Motors' heavy-duty trucks. This engine is capable of great power and efficiency. To ensure that the engine is consistently providing power and fuel... Read More »

How to Make Bio Diesel?

Bio diesel is a natural and renewable fuel alternative for diesel engines. You can make it from organically derived vegetable oil or animal fat. Most manufacturers use soy and corn for this; howeve... 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 »

Why do diesel trains run on electricity and not diesel engines?

The1 had a good answer.Diesel engines are designed to produce a huge amount of torque, rather than acceleration, but they do it in a very limited RPM range, not much more than 2,000 to 3,000 RPM ma... Read More »