June 27, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Feature, PowerStroke
"Truck" Comparison: The unlikely shootout to determine which "Truck" is really a truck
It's on, mini-man.
June 27, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Spotlight
American Heroes
In the last issue of Diesel Tech we mentioned that we were looking for pictures and info on some of our readers' trucks.
June 27, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Feature, PowerStroke
DTCs: What Are They And What Causes Them?: Part 3
June 27, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
Parts Guide
June 27, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Installs, Products
Product Review: Carriage Grille
Billet grille inserts and overlays like the ones from Carriage Works let you customize the appearance of your truck. But there is a distinct difference between an overlay that snaps over the OEM grille and an insert that replaces a portion of the OEM gril
June 26, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Build, Feature
Breathing Easy: Installing a BD X-Intake Cold Air Package and X-Flow Power Intake Yields Improved Airflow, Better Appearance
In today's diesel performance aftermarket, there are products for almost every application-from mild street and towing products to maximum effort pieces designed for drag racing and sled pulling. Most of us, however, still start with the basics.
June 26, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Cummins, Products, Diesel Programmers, Diesel Tuners
We Dyno Test the Smarty Programmer on a Stock '06 Cummins
One of the big plusses of owning a diesel truck over a gasser is that with a small electronic box, you can make big gains in horsepower and torque output.
June 26, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Column, PowerStroke, Spotlight
Reality Trucks
Real trucks on a paycheck budget.
June 26, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Feature, PowerStroke, Spotlight
Stacked Odds
Even with the odds stacked against it, Mike Dillehay's 2000 7.3L Powerstroke is always a force to be reckoned with at the track.
June 26, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Feature, Turbos
ATS Compound Turbos: Everybody loves big twins
Choosing the right turbo for your truck is difficult. It's almost like choosing a girlfriend. The decision is almost always full of compromise.
June 24, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Build, Duramax, Installs, Feature
Duramax Build-Up: PureFlow Technologies' Air Dog Fuel PrepOrator System
If you've followed our Duramax Build-Up project, you've seen us take a 2005 Chevy LLY Duramax from complete stock condition and add a little life to it here and there.
June 24, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Column, PowerStroke
Horsepower Road Blocks: Part 3
In the last two issues of Diesel Tech (February and April), we introduced you to a new series of stories, called "_Horsepower Road Blocks" (how to make 500, 750 and 1,000 horsepower).
June 24, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Exhaust, Turbos
Performance Under Pressure: Turbos transform exhaust to power
Air is a remarkable thing. Although it is basically unnoticed, it is a source that sustains life and influences everything it comes in contact with. And as the saying goes: If some is good, more has to be better.
June 24, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Duramax, Feature, Spotlight
Lane Lindstrom A Truck Spelled F-U-N: Fahlen's Project Almost Complete
O - C - D. That's what Ross Fahlen's vanity plates say on his latest project truck, a 2006 Dodge Ram Quad Cab short box 4x4.
June 24, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
Iron Bull '08 Chevy Bumpers
New from those guys at Iron Bull Bumpers come stylish tough front and rear heavy-duty winch bumpers for the 2008 Chevy and GMC.
June 24, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Build, Feature, PowerStroke
Re-Stroked
Forty thousand dollars. That's just about the average cost of a newer Ford Super Duty equipped with the new 6.0L Powerstroke. That's a pretty good chunk of change.
June 24, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Build, PowerStroke
Running Through The Gears
Building power is getting really easy for many diesel owners.
June 24, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Duramax, Products
SCT Duramax SF3
SCT is proud to announce the release of its first pre-programmed flash tuner for Chevy vehicles.
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
PowerStroke, Products
2008 Ford Ram Air Hood
Looking for a bold new look for your 2008 Ford Superduty?
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
ACT Clutch Kit
There seems to be no horsepower limits in the diesel performance market these days, but all that power won't do you any good if you can't get it to the ground.
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
Buckstop Bumpers
Buckstop Truckware now offers a complete line of heavy-duty front and rear bumpers for the newest 2008 trucks.
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
PowerStroke, Products
Hypermax Connecting Rods
Hypermax Engineering has just developed a lightweight, high-strength forged connecting rod for the Ford Powerstroke.
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
Throttle Down Custom Bumpers
Looking to beef up the look of your new `08 model front-end?
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
ATS MST Compounds
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
B&W Turnover Ball
What good is a diesel pickup if you can't tow anything with it?
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
News
DHRA Race Schedule
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
News
Dyno Day
Speaking of competition, join the Diesel Tech staff at Custom Auto's Dyno Day, which will be held June 27-28 in Idaho Falls, ID.
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
FASS Pressure Regulator
Looking to upgrade your fuel system so that diesel will start holding fuel pressure like it should?
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Half Ton Diesel Update
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
Jobe Aluminum Intake
Fuel and air are the two most important things to make your diesel run.
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
PDR Diesel Twin Kit
Twins. Every man fantasizes over twins and the same goes for the boys at PDR Diesel.
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
Smarty Jr.
That new Common Rail 5.9L needs a little extra punch for your daily driving and towing needs.
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
Snap-on Super Shop Cart
For the auto mechanic who isn't always working in the same area of the shop, Snap-On has just released its new Super Shop Cart.
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
TS Respeed
If you've changed your truck's tire size or rear axle gears, chances are the speedometer reading is off.
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
Turbonetics 6.0L Intercooler
Got a hot rod 6.0L Powerstroke that's running a little hot while towing?
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
Wide Open Plenums
The intake plenums on the 7.3L Powerstrokes have always been prone to leaking and collapsing.
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Products
Zoom Performance ZVT Clutch
Looking to increase the clamping load of that factory manual transmission?
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Column
$4 A Gallon? Thank The EPA
My Duramax has a 56-gallon fuel tank that I fill on a bi-weekly basis over the winter months.
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Column
Letters and Emails
Dear DT...
June 23, 2008| Published in the June 2008 issue
Column
Who's To Blame?
Looking back over the past four or five years, diesel trucks and diesel performance have become a more important part of my life by the day.
June 05, 2008
News
Scheid Diesel Silverline Dragster Rail Makes History
Scheid Diesel Silverline Dragster Rail Makes History -
June 03, 2008
News
General Motors is closing four truck and SUV plants in the U.S.
General Motors is closing four truck and SUV plants in the U.S. -