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White Smoke in Diesel Engines: A Troubleshooting Guide for Truckers

Thursday, May 16, 2024

White smoke in a diesel engine could lead to potential engine damage if left unchecked. By tackling the issue head-on you stand to save on future repair bills. ... read more »

Reman Long Block configuration

Thursday, May 16, 2024

If you find yourself at the crossroads of engine replacement, the reman long block is a concept worth exploring. It embodies the philosophy of sustainability, engineered reliability, and cost-consciousness—a trio of attributes that resonate deeply within the commercial trucking sector. ... read more »

Engine Oil Soot, Carbon, and Blow-by Issues in Heavy-Duty Diesel Engines

Friday, May 10, 2024

For semi-truck drivers, fleet managers, and over-the-road truckers, maintaining the health of your engine is critical to the longevity of your vehicle and the safety of your operations. Among the array of maintenance challenges, engine oil soot, carbon buildup, and blow-by are issues that can compromise the performance and efficiency of Cat, Cummins, Mack, and Detroit Diesel engines. ... read more »

The Diesel Dilemma: In-Frame Overhaul or Engine Remanufacture?

Friday, April 26, 2024

Deciding between an in-frame overhaul and a remanufactured engine isn't always a straight-forward decision. It demands a well-balanced blend of cost analysis, future mileage projections, and the immediate needs of the fleet. ... read more »

Causes of Roller and Cam Damage in Diesel Engines

Tuesday, April 16, 2024

The longevity of a diesel engine is a constant tug-of-war between use and natural wear and tear and regular maintenance. Rollers and cams are not mere parts; they are crucial to the diesel engine's performance. ... read more »

Head Gasket Failures

Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Every so often, even the most robust diesels can find themselves sidelined, their power dampened by something as seemingly small as a blown head gasket ... read more »

Harness The Power of Remanufacturing

Tuesday, March 5, 2024

In the world of diesel engines, remanufactured options have gained significant traction due to their ability to provide cost savings, extended life, and precision quality. ... read more »

Benefits of Remanufactured Diesel Engines

Thursday, June 8, 2023

Let's quickly explore some of the great benefits of selecting a remanufactured diesel engine for your truck or equipment. ... read more »

Engine Failures

Monday, February 13, 2023

As a remanufacturer of heavy-duty diesel engines, Capital Reman has nearly seen it all when it comes to engine failures. We’ve talked to thousands of customers who rely on Capital Reman to replace a failed engine, and have maintained notes over time regarding the nature of failures based on various makes and model of engines. ... read more »

Rottler Machining Center Acquisition

Monday, September 19, 2022

As Capital Reman Exchange continues to cement its position as a nationwide supplier of high-quality remanufactured long-block engines, they do so while trying to be their best selves. With the company slogan “Safety, Quality, Customer, Company” ever-present, Capital Reman Exchange is proud to announce the acquisition and implementation of the Rottler EM103H Machining Center ... read more »

Installation Best Practices

Wednesday, August 24, 2022

When installing a newly remanufactured long block there are several things to be mindful of to ensure success and longevity of the engine. The most successful installations are performed by qualified shops and/or technicians ... read more »

Diesel Engine Maintenance Tips

Friday, November 8, 2019

Engine maintenance is often a forgotten aspect of running a diesel and can include fuel additives, ulta low sulfur fuel blends and oil / filter changes. ... read more »

New Re-Designed Engine: Cummins QSK60 Stage V

Monday, August 19, 2019

As you may know, the Tier IV/Stage V Final emissions regulation impacts engines above 560kW. As a result of this Cummins has bought us the new QSK60 Stage V engine as part of their 55-2125kW line up. The QSK60 ranges from 1398 – 2125kW to be utilised by excavator and dump trucks, allowing an impressive durability of near 4.2 million litres to overhaul. ... read more »

Deutz Unveils Two New Engine Designs

Monday, July 1, 2019

Deutz Corp has expanded their line of sub 25 hp engines by introducing two new models for aerial platforms, welders, trenching equipment and skid steers. These new engines have come into play due to Duetz partnering with Korea’s Kulkje Machinery CO. Both of these companies plan to sign a long term agreement. ... read more »

The Future of On-Road Trucking

Friday, April 5, 2019

It looks like with every passing day the future of on-road trucking will be less dependent on fossil fuels and more reliant on greener technologies including electric and natural gas. ... read more »