The HHP Diesel Engine Blog

Jul
22
2021

Is Your Caterpillar C15 Camshaft Working Right? Common Symptoms of Failure

Camshafts are a critical part of your diesel engine. The dictionary defines a “camshaft” as an object which takes rotational motion and turning it into reciprocal motion. Simply put, it tells the...

Jul
12
2021

The 7 Most Common Caterpillar C15 Cylinder Head Problems Explained

Caterpillar has been a renowned manufacturer of heavy-duty diesel engines since its inception nearly 100 years ago. The C15 has been an integral part of helping keep the Caterpillar name at the top...

Jun
24
2021

Guide to Track Tension Adjusting and Maintenance On Your Diesel Equipment

If you're operating heavy machinery with tracks, it's vital that you maintain proper track tension on your equipment.

Jun
18
2021

Is Replacing Your Diesel Camshaft Worth It? Signs You Need A Replacement!

Your truck is often put through grueling conditions and is expected to perform while giving nothing less than 100%. But just like anything else, diesel engines will have components that will fail if...

Jun
18
2021

Symptoms Your Detroit Diesel Fuel Pump Is Failing: Quality Replacement Options

Thinking about replacing the high-pressure pump on your Detroit Diesel engine? But how do you know when it's time? What are your options?

Jun
16
2021

Symptoms Your Navistar Fuel Injectors are Failing: Quality Replacement Options

Failing fuel injectors can lead to a whole host of performance issues in your diesel engine. When it comes time to replace the injectors on your Navistar engine, you want to make sure you're using...

Jun
15
2021

How Have EPA Emissions Regulations Affected Diesel Engines? History, Changes, and More

As you probably know, modern diesel engines are held to a strict set of regulations regarding their emissions.

Jun
11
2021

When Is It Time For A Caterpillar Rebuild Kit? Symptoms And Part Options Explained

Today, we're highlighting our caterpillar rebuild kits, which are some of our top selling items.

Jun
08
2021

Why Did Caterpillar Stop Manufacturing On-Highway Diesel Engines? SDP Engines Explained

Caterpillar has a long history of producing quality diesel engines. But as you probably know, they no longer make engines for on-highway applications. 

Jun
03
2021

How To Properly Break-In Your Diesel Engine: Why Is It Important?

Breaking in a new engine is crucial if you want years of trouble-free service. For most, trucks are a source of income; a workhorse if you will. Taking the time to make sure everything works properly...

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