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How to Repair Diesel Parts



This diesel repair "How To" section of our site will help when you need that little bit of extra knowledge to get your project up and running. From the list below, select the video or article that is relevant to the part that you wish to know about. You can also look through our other how-to sections for automotive articles. The information available in this section is specific to diesel cars. Given below are articles focusing on the working of a diesel engine, spark plug and diesel turbocharger.

  How Does a Diesel Engine Work  
  What is a Glow Plug    
  What is a Diesel Turbocharger  


Diesel parts generally tend to last longer but are a little more expensive than gasoline parts. Diesel engines provide a higher torque which enable them carry heavy loads. This is why most of the heavy-duty automobiles are equipped with a diesel engine. Typically, diesel engines provide a higher fuel economy since they employ direct fuel injection and diesel is denser than gasoline. Diesel engines have a high compression ratio and lack an ignition system. Comparing the gasoline and diesel oil, the latter costs higher than the former.



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Diesel engines are heavier and noisier than gasoline engines. Another disadvantage of diesel engines is that since they depend on heat to burn the air-fuel mixture, it becomes difficult to start diesel engines in cold weather conditions.


Though gasoline engines are more popular than diesel engines, many auto makers produce cars equipped with diesel engines. High-end car manufacturers such as Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz roll out cars that are powered by diesel engines. Like gasoline vehicles fulfill certain expectations of the customers, diesel engines also satisfy some of those needs.


We, at, stock both gasoline and diesel engine parts. We know that a lot of our customers are DIYers who buy parts from us and install them on their own. To serve them with technical information on auto parts, we have composed articles about installation and maintenance procedures for a wide range of car parts. At, we have got the largest selection of auto parts for various makes and models. We stock parts for all kinds of automobiles such as cars, trucks and off-roaders.


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