Biodiesel is environmentally friendly and produced from various renewable sources (also known as feedstock), including plant oils (soybean), recycled cooking grease, and/or various animal fats. Transesterification is a chemical process that combines an alcohol source and the feedstock to convert the biomass feedstock into fatty acid methyl esters (FAME). This
So you just purchased a brand new Ford, Chevy/GMC, or Ram diesel pickup truck, and you can’t bear the thought of keeping it in stock (we don’t blame you). The following upgrades are what we consider to be essential for increasing horsepower, efficiency, and drivability.
Cold Air Intake
One of the most controversial topics we hear about in the industry is how often you should change your diesel engine oil. Whether you are the owner of a new diesel pickup truck or just looking for more information, we will attempt to clarify this hot topic because there is
From all of us at Buds Diesel Services, we wish you a Happy Hanukkah and Merry Christmas! Our shop will be closed today and all-day Christmas. We will return Thursday, December 26th. Enjoy this time with your family and friends and thank you all for your continued business and support…
Doing these three things today can save you thousands of dollars as soon as tomorrow.
Get a Coolant Flush
The heat of summer and a cool running diesel normally aren’t used together in the same sentence, but if you monitor your cooling system with particular importance during the hot summer
Are flood trucks coming to a town near you?
Hurricanes have caused major devastation to Texas, Florida and other southern states on the US mainland. The cleanup task will undoubtedly take years to return things to somewhat normal. Exactly what I am worried about is the potentially HUGE variety of
Diesel Air Intakes to Enhance Performance
Like many diesel truck owners, you are most likely always wanting to improve your diesel performance. Luckily, there are many tools at your disposal to help make your truck run more efficiently as well as stronger. Whether you’ve been making efficiency modifications to your
The Year was 1776; Splendor as well as Ceremony, 2 Days Late
The U.S.A.’s 2nd head of state, Second President John Adams (today known as the Vice President) was infamous for his love of Freedom Day. Yet if you ask Adams, the nation has actually gotten the day incorrect
A good majority of our diesel repair customers pull boats when heading off for the summer so we thought some boating safety tips and reminders might be helpful before getting underway…
Wearing a life vest helps ensure that you can survive a fall overboard. Falls result in 27 percent of