diesel particulate filter

DPF ash cleaning retread

| June 04, 2014

Trucks with DPF systems come with a warning light alerting the operator to the need for a cleaning, but many experts believe you shouldn’t wait for a warning light.... Plus: Wild non-commercial load to Cali. ...

Guess who CARB’s biggest tipsters are…

| September 17, 2013

According to the L.A. Times, the California Air Resources Board is getting the most help in enforcing its powertrain emissions regs from, well, truckers themselves.

Webasto, ESW offer emissions package

| December 17, 2012

The two companies are offering their respective diesel-fired heater and particular filter retrofit technology as a package to help fleets take advantage of grant funding.

How to speak DPF

| August 13, 2012

There’s no need to panic when a DPF light signals routine regeneration — at least in most cases.

Aftermarket DPF and DOC replacements

| May 17, 2012

The DCL International Roadwarrior Aftermarket On‐Road Diesel Particulate Filter and Diesel Oxidation Catalyst replacements for model years 2007 and newer are direct replacements of OEM parts. Roadwarrior products work with existing OEM ...

Severe Service

Overdrive Staff | April 01, 2012

A historic haul, diesel particulate filter cleaning issues, options for the SD line and more severe service information items are featured.

Oil & 2010 Tech

John Baxter | November 01, 2011

Most manufacturers have yet to extend change intervals, but oil seems to thrive in the new engines.

CARB diesel particulate filter deadline approaching

| October 24, 2011

California’s Truck and Bus regulation's first diesel filter deadline is in January 2012.

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