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Big Rig Power Newsletter – Issue 4 – ‘The Ticking Time Bomb’

This week Big Rig Power looks to settle the debate between Cat owners: should you leave your two turbos alone or convert to a single?

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Cummins ISX to Caterpillar Engine Swap

Here is photo’s of the latest engine swap done at Big Rig Power. This is complete conversion of a 2013 Cummins ISX “2250” to Caterpillar “6NZ”. This was a custom build and looks fantastic.  Click on photos to see details.

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The Little Known Pieces of Preventative Maintenance That Will Save You Big in the Long Run

When we get a call regarding preventative maintenance, we have people request to be booked in for oil changes, grease jobs, and clutch/brake adjustments. These services are crucial to maintaining and extending the life of your heavy duty diesel engine. Customers rarely need to be told this; they know how often to change their oil […]

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Big Rig Power Newsletter – Issue 3 – ‘Get Tuned In’

Read this issue of the Big Rig Power newsletter to find out the benefits of re-mapping your ECM to perform properly and how factory tuning is holding your truck back!

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Big Rig Power Newsletter – Issue 2 – How Much are you ‘Putting Out’?

We promise we’re not asking personal questions here! In this issue of the Big Rig Power Newsletter, Jerry explores the benefits of using a Dyno to understand your truck. I don’t want to give too much away, so read on to find out the importance of knowing your truck’s horsepower and torque!

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Big Rig Power Newsletter – Issue 1 – The ‘Dirt’ On Emissions Technology

Join Jerry as she ‘digs’ up the ‘dirt’ on emissions technology.

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Custom Tuning or Tuning Box?

A tuner – also known as a tuning box, a programmer, a gauge tuner, a chip – is an electronic device that was developed to manage and improve engine performance. A custom tune is built by reading your truck’s logs and information and adjusting each parameter as necessary to optimize your performance and economy. No […]

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So… What Exactly Is Custom Tuning?

What is Custom Tuning? Custom tuning is the process of remapping your ECM (the brain of the truck) to optimize performance and economy for your vehicle. The process involves taking your vehicle’s current parameters and adjusting them to suit your driving style and needs on the road. What are the benefits of custom tuning? Generally, […]

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5 things you need to know before you get a delete done

Any pre-existing problems will be amplified. If your truck has any issues currently, they may be masked by the operation of the emissions system. Once your unit is deleted and the engine is running on clean air, these issues will become apparent. Not to worry, it is not the tune: it is your truck running […]

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Why Diesel Particulate Filters (DPF) Cause Problems – and Our Solution.

What Happens in the DPF to Cause Problems  The Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) in your diesel engine is a device designed to collect diesel particulate matter or soot from the exhaust gas. When the filter gets clogged, it triggers a “regeneration cycle”. This cycle floods the catalytic converter full of diesel fuel and then ignites […]

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