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Turbochargers vs Superchargers: A Big Difference or a Lot of Hot Air?

As increased government regulations and a general shift toward more environmentally responsible technology has many auto manufacturers looking to downsize overall engine size, an age-old technology is allowing them to deliver the same power and performance drivers have become accustomed to. Once reserved for high-performance vehicles, heavy construction equipment, and niche luxury brands, turbochargers – […]

Getting to Know the Big Three Diesel Engines: Cummins, Duramax, and PowerStroke

Ask any mechanic at your local Ram 2500 dealership or service center to choose between a Cummins diesel or a gas-powered engine for a heavy-duty truck, and they’ll always choose the Cummins. Why? Diesel engines are notorious for their capability, efficiency, and longevity. Long-time Dodge and Ram fans will tell you, “Nothing beats a Cummins.” […]

A Flash Lesson On Flash Tuning

As time has marched on, more and more aspects of a vehicle’s functionality are controlled electronically instead of mechanically. This goes hand in hand with the incorporation of Engine Control Units (ECUs) within a vehicle to puppeteer it all. In the late 20th century, the EPA started tightening up emission standards, leading to fuel-efficient ECU […]