John Baxter

SUMMER READY

| April 28, 2009

A coolant change will ready your truck for thousands more miles without overheating or radiator trouble There are two types of t...

Not So Unconventional

| April 14, 2009

Synthetic engine oils offer numerous advantages that could save you money By John Baxter If you're thinking about making...

Keep your cool

| March 25, 2009

Every truck owner has faced flipping on the cab air conditioner the first warm day of spring and feeling little or no cool air. Following a fe...

2010 Preview

| March 25, 2009

Is SCR the latest cumbersome emissions technology or a cost-effective cure for excessive EGR? Most engine makers believe the latter. One...

Change It!

| March 11, 2009

Maintain your fuel filter for the entire system's sake Diesel injection systems thrive on clean fuel. The "tolerances" - ho...

Information Underload?

| February 16, 2009

When a do-it-yourself repair fails, the cause often is not having the right reference materials. Many of the most complex rep...

Into the grease

| February 16, 2009

Grease both the fittings on the fifth wheel and the top plate. Clean the top surface of the plate first, then distribute grease all arou...

Interior renewal

| January 04, 2009

This conversion from the Chrome Shop Mafia features custom spade-shaped gearshift knobs for the twin sticks, custom color-matched twin B...

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