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Maintaining The Mighty 5.9: Keeping Your Cummins Engine Running Smoothly

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The Cummins 5.9 performance engine is popular among truck owners due to its durability, fuel efficiency, and impressive power output. However, like all engines, it requires regular maintenance to ensure continued peak performance. Understanding the maintenance needs of your truck’s Cummins 5.9 engine will help you prolong its life and avoid costly repairs down the road. Here’s what you need to know: Regularly Changing the Oil Is Mandatory. Oil changes are the most critical maintenance task for the Cummins 5.…

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2 Reasons You Should Never Replace Your Car's Electronic Fuel Pump Yourself

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If your car has been losing power then lurching forward while driving it, you may have suspected that there is a problem with the electronic fuel pump. After the car finally sputtered and died from lack of fuel, your suspicions were confirmed. After ordering a new fuel pump to fit your vehicle, you may be thinking about replacing the part yourself. However, there are a couple of reasons why you should never attempt to replace a fuel pump yourself, and instead, have a professional mechanic do the job for you.…

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Is Your Vehicle's Knock Sensor Bad?

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With so many parts under the hood of your vehicle, it can leave you wondering how to know when a part is damaged and needs to be repaired or replaced. One part that you may have to troubleshoot is the knock sensor, which communicates to the engine control module when it notices that the engine is vibrating when it shouldn’t. Here are some ways to identify if the part is working correctly.…

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