How to Start a Diesel Truck in the Cold

November 17, 2022

It’s official, winter is here and that means our diesel trucks are out there in the cold. It’s important to start your diesel truck in the cold properly to avoid any damage. Cold temperatures can cause issues with engine oil, diesel fuel, ignition, and battery power.  Why are Diesel Engines Hard to Start in the… Read more »

Can You Run Kerosene in a Diesel Engine?

can you run kerosene in a diesel engine

October 21, 2022

There are many risks to consider before you run kerosene in your diesel. Read our blog to learn more about running kerosene in a diesel engine!

Do Diesel Engines Have Catalytic Converters?

September 21, 2022

Catalytic converters are something regularly spoken about in several circles; this is because catalytic converter theft is on the rise in Canada. If you’re wondering if your diesel engine has a catalytic converter, the short answer is, many do. Read our blog to learn more about your diesel’s catalytic converter! What is a Catalytic Converter?… Read more »

Which Diesel Engine Gets the Best Fuel Mileage?

July 26, 2022

How is Fuel Efficiency Impacted with Diesel Engines? Fuel efficiency is calculated by dividing the number of kilometres by the number of litres of fuel used. Different factors can contribute to a better or worse fuel efficiency, more so than the engine itself. Fuel efficiency can be improved by ensuring your tires are at the… Read more »

Diesel Spring Maintenance: Getting Your Diesel Ready for Warmer Months

May 3, 2022

As the snow is finally gone and the temperatures get warmer, it’s important to perform some regular maintenance on your diesel vehicle. Winter can be incredibly hard on vehicles, so it’s best to ensure that your vehicle is in great road condition while it’s easier to perform maintenance yourself. Here are DFC Diesel’s top tips… Read more »