US Diesel Parts News

Nov
18
2022

How Common is CP4 Failure?

How Common is CP4 Failure? by Jordan Davidsen Consider any vehicle of any kind. What's the first thing that comes to mind as being the most integral part of that vehicle’s function? It is almost undeniable that everyone’s first thought is the engine. An engine cannot run without fuel, and fuel...

Nov
10
2022

What Does a CP4 Bypass Do?

Symptoms of a Bad FICM by Jordan Davidsen The CP4 fuel injection pump is an incredibly state-of-the-art fuel system that allows for peak performance with high-pressure, cutting-edge technology. However, just because today’s diesel engines equipped with these are more lightweight, efficient, and...

Nov
2
2022

Symptoms of a Bad FICM

Symptoms of a Bad FICM by Jordan Davidsen When you’re running a diesel engine, it is important to know about the parts within it to be able to diagnose and treat any problems that come your way. One of the most essential parts of a diesel engine is the fuel injector control module, or FICM. This piece’s job is one of the...

Oct
26
2022

What happens when turbo goes out on diesel?

What happens when turbo goes out on diesel? by Jordan Davidsen When you are running a diesel engine, a turbocharger can be an invaluable asset to your driving experience. Often referred to as simply a “turbo”, these parts are fitted to an engine in order to increase its performance in a variety of ways. Turbos boost the...

Oct
26
2022

The Best Delete Kit for 6.7 Powerstroke

The Best Delete Kit for 6.7 Powerstroke by Jordan Davidsen If you’re interested in installing a delete kit on your 6.7 Powerstroke diesel engine, it may be tempting to jump right in. Considering the issues that arise with the 6.7 Powerstroke, a delete kit might be something that you find necessary in order to heighten your...

Jun
20
2022

What is a CP3 Conversion?

What is a CP3 Conversion? by Madison Compton Whether you’re a seasoned expert or a new diesel enthusiast, you may find yourself asking the question “What is a CP3 conversion?” Simply put, a CP3 conversion means replacing a CP4 injector pump with a CP3 pump. The CP4 pumps have largely replaced CP3 pumps in...

Jun
20
2022

Does a CP3 Conversion Require Tuning?

Does a CP3 Conversion Require Tuning? by Madison Compton If your diesel engine is in need of a CP3 fuel pump conversion, you may also want to ask yourself if your conversion requires tuning or not. With so many conversion kits available on the market, it can be difficult to know which is the best fit for your engine and if...

Aug
21
2020

3 Parts to Help Boost Your Cummins Engine's Performance

For any Dodge diesel truck owner, the most prominent part in their vehicle that easily requires the most care and attention is the Cummins diesel engine that lies under the hood.  Although the manufacturing giant has introduced a variety of updates to its Ram platform over the past two decades, its engine remains as the most prominent piece of all. With higher performance numbers,...

Aug
21
2020

3 Telltale Signs Your Turbocharger Needs Repair Work

The turbocharger, or turbo for short, is a crucial part of your vehicle. It has been designed to create an efficient and powerful fuel system, used to keep your car up and running. It also minimizes the harmful emissions that harm the environment, further making its role crucial. For an engine to be powered, air needs to be mixed with fuel. The fule then gets ignited and burned to create...

Aug
21
2020

Fuel Efficiency: A Guide to Building a Gas-Saving Truck

One common goal that many diesel truck owners share is that they want to make the most out of their vehicles with the help of upgrades.  Whether for the sake of achieving more torque or packing on more horsepower, the quest for excellent performance is a near-endless pursuit that many enthusiasts share. As great as it may sound to make the most out of a diesel engine’s...

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