Things To Look For When Buying a Used Diesel Vehicle Buying a used diesel vehicle can pose some major benefits to those looking for a great ride, at a great price. When buying new isn’t an option, used diesel vehicles can be reliable alternatives to straight off the lot- as long as you know what
Thinking of Becoming a Diesel Mechanic? How to Do it Right. Our Saskatoon diesel shop was built on the love of diesel auto’s. Our techs here live and breathe diesel (not literally, we would be concerned in that case) – and they all took a good amount of training to be fully licensed, professional diesel
My Car Is Losing Power: Why Your Diesel Engine is Slowing Down If you’re looking for a powerful engine, consider diesel vehicles. Notorious for being notably more powerful than their gasoline counterparts, diesel engines produce a level of power that many vehicles- commercial, fleets and bulkier autos- benefit from. That’s not to say that diesel
Glow Plug Not Working? (3 Ways To Tell) You look at your dashboard, and you see the dreaded orange light indicating that your glow plug isn’t working. If you’re new to the world of diesel, you might wonder what the heck this light is- or even what a glow plug is. You might even consider
Diesel Engine Vs. Gasoline Engine What’s the Difference Between a Diesel Engine & Gasoline Engine? Although pretty similar, diesel engines and gasoline engines differ in a few notable ways. The primary purpose of an engine is to convert chemical energy in fuel to mechanical energy. This energy signals pistons to move inside the cylinders; these
Are Diesel Vehicles Really Better on Gas? It’s no surprise that Canadians feel the pinch of rising gas prices. While we’re a little better off in Saskatoon than cities like Vancouver or Nanimo, our wallets don’t exactly love the price of gas. Carpooling? We like the idea. The execution, not so much. If you’ve ever
Getting Your Diesel Truck Ready for Spring The winter is somewhat easing up. It’s in the pluses now, so it’s creeping up there to sunnier days. We get it, it’s far off tanning weather here in Saskatoon, but the little peeks of sun coming into our diesel repair shop has got us thinking about whipping
If you’re behind a vehicle that’s omitting tonnes of black exhaust smoke- (the kind where you want to cover your nose until it disappears) you may wonder if that’s normal of diesel vehicles.