When exploring a part purchase, you are often faced with the decision between new, reman, or rebuilt. The term new is self-explanatory, but many get confused with the terms reman and rebuilt.
This characteristic is defined as a fluid’s resistance to flow. Viscosity defines the force required to move a given layer of fluid past another layer at a given speed and standard separation.
Paper bags and detailed descriptions are the keys.
Every engine has a means to ventilate the crankcase. If the oil pan wasn’t ventilated properly, then the engine life would be dramatically reduced.
Although pricey, this device uses subharmonic vibrations to eliminate thermal stress created in metal from welding.
Here are some quick fixes for frustrating engine oil leaks.
One measures work capacity; one measures how quickly work gets done.
The most forgotten part of a gas or diesel engine during an overhaul is the harmonic balancer or vibration damper.
There is no need to add lead to gasoline, even ethanol-blended fuels, because it won’t provide extra lubrication or enhance octane, the Engine Man points out.
The Successful Farming Engine Man advises a reader about having diesel fuel tested to determine the source of sludge building up in their fuel filters.