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 »

What is the Best Diesel Oil for Diesel Engines? [2022 Update]

February 5, 2021

Proper maintenance of your diesel engine can greatly prolong the life of your vehicle. You may ask yourself, what is the best diesel engine oil? Not all motor oils are equal, and choosing the best motor oil for diesel engines can help your diesel engine last longer, as well as have the oil itself last… Read more »

Rebuilt, Remanufactured and Refurbished Engines: What’s The Difference?

April 14, 2020

What is a Rebuilt Engine? A rebuilt engine is an engine that is taken out of a vehicle, taken apart, and put back together. The engine is carefully disassembled where each part is meticulously cleaned, necessary parts of the engine are replaced, and the engine is reassembled with everything in better order than previously. Every… Read more »