Why Is My Diesel Cylinder Head Cracked? 4 Common Causes And Prevention

December 27, 2021 0 Comments

A damaged cylinder head can be devastating to your engine—and your wallet. And sometimes it’s not just your cylinder head that has an issue. It can be an indication of larger engine problems.   If the damage is not too extreme, there might be a chance to repair the existing head, but, in many cases …

When Does Your Cummins N14 Need A Rebuild? N14 Inframe Kit Overview

December 18, 2021 0 Comments

We know that rebuilding your engine is a time consuming and expensive process. And that’s not even mentioning the profits you lose when your engine is out of commission.   WHEN DOES YOUR N14 NEED A REBUILD?   Like with any engine, there are a few things that indicate it’s time for a rebuild. You …

When Can I Reuse My Cylinder Head Bolts? How To Clean, And Inspect

December 16, 2021 0 Comments

Head bolts might seem like a minor or unimportant part, but without them, combustion wouldn’t be possible and your diesel engine wouldn’t work. They hold your cylinder head to the engine block and help the head gasket to seal properly.   When you take apart or replace these components, you shouldn’t ignore your head bolts. …

What Caused A Crack In My Diesel Engine Cylinder Head?

December 15, 2021 0 Comments

We know how frustrating it can be when your cylinder head cracks. You’re losing coolant, have compression in your cooling system, or seeing excessive smoke, and you’re looking at lost time and money and an expensive repair. One of the keys to saving yourself this frustration is trying to prevent cylinder head failure before it …