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Diesel Maintenance 2

A lot of Bedford residents who are excited about the new diesel engines that are becoming available in passenger cars and SUV's and they're curious about the preventive maintenance requirements for diesels. Bedford residents may not know that diesel engines have long been used extensively in Europe and Asia. In fact, in some markets, there're nearly as many diesel powered passenger cars as there are gasoline. You may ask, why has it taken so long getting in North America? There are a bunch of reasons like PA fuel tax policies and such, but the biggest hurtle was that North American ...

Time To Take Another Look at Diesel Vehicles

Let's debunk some of the myths about diesel powered vehicles.1. Diesel Burns DirtyThis was true years ago. Since 2006, however, U.S. diesel vehicles have been required by law to use ultra-low-sulfur diesel or USLD. Modern diesels are soot-free and have a smaller carbon footprint.2. Diesels Are SluggishNot any more. They are as fast off the line as similar gasoline-powered cars. If your idea of fun is to spend an afternoon test-driving new cars, go take a spin in a diesel BMW or Porsche.3. Diesels Are LoudBack in the day, you could hear a diesel motor from a mile away. Today's ...