Who made the Cummins diesel engine?

Answer Clessie Lyle Cummins, a self-taught mechanic, inventor and founder of The Cummins Engine Company, designed and built the first Cummins diesel engine based on the original design of Rudolph Diese... Read More »

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How to Add Engine Oil to a Diesel Cummins?

Dodge introduced the Cummins diesel engine in 1989 as an option for the 3/4- and 1-ton Ram trucks. Checking and adding oil to the Cummins diesel engine is required maintenance, according to the Dod... Read More »

Signs & Symptoms of a Faulty Vacuum Pump in a Cummins Diesel Engine?

The vacuum pump in a diesel engine is used primarily to provide enough suction to provide the power brakes. In some engines it also provides power and suction for the A/C and ventilation systems. T... Read More »

Who owns Cummins diesel engines?

Cummins is a publicly-traded, Fortune 500 company with international business in the diesel engine industry. Boasting 5000 facilities worldwide in 2010, Cummins Incorporated provides engines and pr... Read More »

How to Change the Fuel Filters on a Cummins Diesel?

The fuel filter on your Cummins diesel should be replaced every 35,000 miles. The filter is located near the engine and prevents contaminants in the fuel tank from entering the engine. Replacement ... Read More »