Forbidden Diesel News

Apr
24
2018

Is A Tuner Required When You Install A Cam Phaser Lockout?

Is A Tuner Required When You Install A Cam Phaser Lockout? This is a common question Ford owners ask when looking into installing a cam phaser lockout kit . The answer is that it’s not...

Apr
16
2018

A Comprehensive Ford Cam Phaser Lockout Buyer's Guide

A Comprehensive Ford Cam Phaser Lockout Buyer's Guide Cam phaser issues are common in Ford 3 valve Triton V8 engines. It’s important to make sure your cam phaser is in working order...

Mar
30
2018

How Does a Cam Phaser Lockout Kit Work?

How Does a Cam Phaser Lockout Kit Work? If you own a Ford 4.6L or 5.4L V8 with three-valves per cylinder, you’re probably familiar with engine ticking or "dieseling" noises and the...

Mar
20
2018

Is There An Alternative To Replacing My Cam Phaser?

Is There An Alternative To Replacing My Cam Phaser? Got a failing cam phaser and not too keen on the idea of replacing it? We have good news for you: there is an alternative, and it’s...

Feb
28
2018

How Do I Know If My Ford's Cam Phaser Is Failing?

How Do I Know If My Ford's Cam Phaser Is Failing? Your Ford’s cam phaser is a key component of its Variable Valve Timing system. It determines the valve timing in order to either enhance...

Feb
23
2018

What's a Cam Phaser, and Why Is It Important?

What's a Cam Phaser, and Why Is It Important? If you have an engine with variable valve timing, your engine probably has something called a cam phaser. Cam phasers are designed to adjust your...

Jan
31
2018

Should You Replace Your Power Stroke Intercooler With an OEM or Aftermarket Part?

Should You Replace Your Power Stroke Intercooler With an OEM or Aftermarket Part? Nearly every Ford Powerstroke diesel offered in the last 20 years (or so) has come with an intercooler of some...

Jan
25
2018

Ford Super Duty Power Stroke Diesel Horsepower and Torque History

Ford Super Duty Power Stroke Diesel Horsepower and Torque History Just how much oomph has the Super Duty added since its inception in 1999? Horsepower increased by 205 and torque increased by...

Jan
17
2018

Everything You Need to Know About Diesel Exhaust Systems

Everything You Need to Know About Diesel Exhaust Systems In a lot of ways, diesel engines and gasoline engines are completely different. Diesels use a more thermally efficient combustion cycle,...

Dec
19
2017

The Pros and Cons of Using a Dual Disc Clutch

The Pros and Cons of Using a Dual Disc Clutch When you have your manual diesel truck pumping out lots of power, your stock clutch may not be able to keep up the pace. Luckily, there’s a...

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