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Tailgate Theft Gains Popularity

Tailgate theft. In some (typically suburban) areas, criminals have been making money by stealing complete pickup truck tailgates and selling them to shady repair shops. As usual the criminals make out well, as repair shops are known to pay a pretty penny for such quality parts. While tailgate theft is not overly popular due to…

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Diesel Fuel Gang Arrested

  A gang of diesel fuel thieves were arrested Thursday night after being chased down Odhav Ring Road in Odhav, Ahmedabad. The 20 minute chase ended in the arrests of 5 gang members and seizure of 665 stolen liters of diesel fuel.  The fuel was in 19 of the 38 drums discovered at the scene.…

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Detroit Diesel Facts

Detroit Diesel has been providing high-quality diesel vehicles since 1938.  Here are a few interesting facts about their production efforts since then. Detroit Diesel has built more than 5 million engines since 1938 Detroit Diesel built its one millionth Series 60 engine in 2008 More than 115,000 Detroit Diesel MBE 900 engines have been shipped…

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August Promotion Announced Soon

Be sure to check out the sales and promotions page on our site.  The end of July brings the end of July’s promotions.. leaving us to wonder what promo is in store for August! July’s promotion was to buy any Stage 2 Diesel Intake and recieve a FREE 5″ T304SS Tip by mail.  It was…

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The Different Types of Diesel Fuel: #1,#2, and #4

Diesel fuels are broken up into 3 different classes: 1D(#1), 2D(#2) and 4D(#4). The difference between these classes depends on viscosity (the property of a fluid that causes a resistance to the fluid’s flow) and pour point (the temperature at which a fluid will flow). #4 fuels tend to be used in low-speed engines. #2…

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5 Signs You Might be a Diesel Head

1.       You scoff at trucks when you realize they’re gassers. 2.       You’ve drag raced your diesel truck. 3.       You have your right rear view mirror tilted down so you can “admire” the smoke from your tailpipe. 4.       You’ve hooked up and towed a trailer, just because you CAN. 5.       You love the smell of a…

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