Diesel Engines

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  • Test Checks Burst Point and Freeze Protection
     Subscribers OnlyWe tested each product for glycol content using a refractometer and either the ethylene glycol or propylene glycol...
  • Step-by-step Winterizing Tips
     Subscribers OnlyWinterizing agents should never be used in freshwater tanks or hot-water tanks. Doing so will greatly increase the...
  • Refractometer Takes Out All the Guesswork
     Subscribers OnlyWhat matters most, our testing confirms, is not so much which brand of “pink stuff” you choose, but how you...
  • Diesel Tank Vent Filters
     Subscribers OnlyThrough lab tests and years of field testing, we’ve found that silica-gel vent filters reduce tank corrosion and...
  • Installation Best Practices for Fuel Systems
     Subscribers OnlyThe Coast Guard and the American Boat and Yacht Council (ABYC) have worked together to develop general installation...
  • Diesel Fuel System Maintenance Best Practices
     Subscribers OnlyDon’t look to tank vent filters and fuel additives to solve real fuel-system problems. They are only ancillaries...
  • Keeping Fuel, Water in their Place
     Subscribers OnlyThe Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the American Yacht and Boat Council (AYBC) are requiring devices that...
  • Diesel Additives
    Whether by condensation, through a deck fill leak, or contamination at the fuel dock, water inevitably finds its way...
  • Stainless-steel Hose Clamps
     Subscribers OnlyPractical Sailor evaluated stainless-steel hose clamps from 11 manufacturers, including Shields, ABA, Murray, AWAB,...
  • EPA Mandate Sparks Fuel-vent Filter Test
     Subscribers OnlyEvery day, as the temperature rises and falls, gases inside your fuel tank expand and contract. The emissions...

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