Our Products Improve Diesel Engine Performance

October 27, 2023

Kyle Fischer from Hot Shot’s Secret and Johnny Gilbert from Stainless Diesel are in the shop to talk about Johnny’s ’63 Corvette Cummins Diesel dragster, guitars, rock & roll, and hot rods. Then, Stacey helps out a listener with a header issue and shares another listener’s story about his father’s P-40 Flying Tiger.

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October 25, 2023

Getting the most for your money is a common priority. Diesel fuel is often used in fields like construction, trucking and agriculture. Selecting the right type and grade will prolong equipment life while saving you money.   Consider this your guide to red and traditional diesel as well as diesel #1 and #2 fuel grades.  

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Make your engine last longer with an Oil Additive
October 23, 2023

Motor oil is the lifeblood of your vehicle’s engine. This vital fluid prevents damaging friction and wear by lubricating moving parts. It also keeps the engine clean by processing and removing dirt and other contaminants via the oil filter.  If you notice dark puddles where you park your vehicle, there’s a good chance you have

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Best Transmission Additives for Automatic and CVT Transmissions
October 13, 2023

Despite its importance, transmission fluid is often one of your vehicle’s most overlooked fluids. Like other essential fluids, transmission fluid can deteriorate and lose effectiveness over time. Driving your car or truck with old or contaminated transmission fluid can damage your vehicle’s most critical components, eventually causing a breakdown and requiring expensive repairs. If you

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Two Guys Garage Podcast
October 12, 2023

“Diesels are the bomb,” raves Kevin, “but there’s some things that go along with owning a diesel that you’ve got to be aware of, and some days you can get bit.” To illustrate this point, Kyle Fischer of Hot Shot’s Secret joins the guys to drop some science and offer some solutions for avoiding common

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Adrenaline Assembly Lubricant
October 10, 2023

Engines can’t function without lubrication, and the need for lubricant starts during the building process.  But not just any lubricant will do. You need the right type of lube, one that can withstand high pressure and will combine well with engine oil. Engine assembly lubricants are designed with the engine-building process in mind. They’re stickier

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Protecting the Modern Engine
October 5, 2023

 A misfire is a common issue that affects many truck and car engines. While this problem typically won’t prevent you from driving the vehicle, it indicates that your engine likely isn’t operating as efficiently as it should be. Misfires occur when a cylinder remains unfired after incomplete engine combustion. This situation can result when starting

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September 14, 2023

People rely on diesel engines because of their fuel economy and simplified maintenance. Since they don’t have spark plugs, these engines don’t need ignition tuning. In addition to cars and trucks, diesel equipment is key for commercial trucks, trains, barges, boats and heavy machinery like bulldozers, excavators and backhoe loaders.  Diesel systems function differently than other types of internal combustion engines.

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September 9, 2023

If you’re in the market for a new or used vehicle, one of your most important decisions will be determining whether you should buy a diesel or gas truck. While both engine types are popular, they have drastic differences. Consider how diesel vs. gas trucks stand up to your needs and preferences when making your

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