Diesel fuel transfer pumps are available at Harbor Freight Tools and Northern Tool + Equipment. The Harbor Freight pumps feature a 12-volt battery. These companies produce diesel fuel transfer pumps that pump up to 12 ga... More »

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A diesel fuel lift pump is a lift pump that transfers fuel from the tank to the fuel injection system. Because in modern vehicles the tank is located below the engine, the fuel has to be lifted up from the tank to the en... More »

Common diesel fuel pump repairs include cleaning and repairing the injection nozzle, electrical adjustments and repairs, and complete replacement of the pump with remanufactured or rebuilt units. Typically, a non-functio... More »

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Diesel injection pump timing is important because fuel must inject at the proper time for the diesel engine to run properly and efficiently. Without proper injection pump timing, an engine is more difficult to start, run... More »

Diesel fuel additives are chosen based on the vehicle performance enhancement that the driver desires. Common types of diesel fuel additives include ones that improve fuel stability, fuel handling or engine performance o... More »

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Diesel fuel system diagrams start with the diesel tank, which holds the vehicle's fuel. The fuel first travels through a low pressure pump, which sends it through a filter that sifts it for any impurities that may harm t... More »

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Diesel fuel is not the same as heating oil. Diesel fuel has a different formulation than heating oil. Additionally, fuel oil is dyed red and not allowed for highway use, while diesel fuel has a road tax applied at the po... More »

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