Stop Fuel Gelling with Winter Fuel Additive

Winter diesel fuel additive

Stop fuel gelling before it even starts with the right additive

Did you have trouble starting your machine in last year’s “Polar Vortex”? Or in this weeks subzero temps? If you did then you probably already know all about diesel fuel additives. Extremely low temperatures aren’t too kind on engines and if you don’t take the right steps it can cause fuel gelling and fuel filter clogging, which is going to put you and your equipment at a stand still.  Luckily adding a little bit of fuel supplement will go a long way. Continue reading

Tech Tip: Fuel Filters and the Winter Season

Keeping your fuel system clean is key in harsh winter conditions

We had a customer come in with a skid steer loader that wasn’t performing the way a low hour skid steer should.  The machine had under 400 hours, but the owner wasn’t happy with the way it was running, so he came to the experts here at the shop.  It didn’t take our guys much time to find the culprit: a dirty fuel filter! Continue reading