Norcal Diesel Performance News

Jul
15
2021

The Importance of Clean Engine Air Filters for Diesel Trucks

For a vehicle’s engine to run, all you really need is air, fuel, and a spark to get it started. While it seems simple on paper, there is a lot more that goes on inside your engine than...

Jul
6
2021

How To Tell When Your Cold Air Intake Needs To Be Replaced

Your air intake system is one of the most important parts of your engine. If you have a cold air intake system installed, you probably already know how much it helps your engine run better...

Jul
1
2021

Cold Air Intakes: What Are They and What Do They Do?

Whether you’re a car enthusiast or still new to the world of owning a vehicle, automobiles of all kinds are extremely complicated pieces of machinery. Understanding every in and out of...

Jun
24
2021

Car Exhaust Systems: What They Are and Why They Matter

A lot of people don’t consider just how complex their vehicles are. Multitudes of systems all work in tandem to get you where you need to go. For example, your vehicle couldn’t...

Jun
16
2021

Different Colors of Diesel Exhaust and What They Mean

While all diesel engines produce a little bit of smoke every now and then, there is an amount of smoke that should be a cause for concern. The smoke that comes out of a diesel engine can take...

Jun
15
2021

8 Tell-Tale Signs of a Faulty Steering System

There are few things scarier than driving your vehicle and feeling like you’re not in control of it. Certain hazards that you can’t control, such as other drivers and road...

Jun
11
2021

Reasons To Upgrade Your Diesel Vehicle’s Exhaust System

There are many different ways to customize and upgrade your diesel vehicle to suit your needs. From simple aesthetic mods to full-scale upgrades, the choice is really yours when it comes to...

Jun
9
2021

Ways To Keep Your Diesel Truck Running at Peak Performance

One of the best things about diesel engines is how long they last. However, if you don’t get the best performance possible out of the engine, you won’t be able to take full...

Nov
16
2020

Dodge Wait to Start / Grid Heater Light Coming On and Audible Chime 10 Times

Dodge Wait to Start / Grid Heater Light Coming On and Audible Chime 10 Times Do have a 3rd or 4th generation Dodge Ram pickup and your grid heater light comes on when driving then the dash...

Nov
16
2020

Ford 6.0L Runs Rough In The Morning

Ford 6.0L Runs Rough In The Morning This is an all too common complaint coming into our shops. Starting up cold in the morning, the engine runs terrible and starts running better and better the...