Diesel Repair

  • Routine Maintenance for Your Diesel

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    Oil changes are integral to the performance, longevity, and reliability of your diesel truck. At Churchville Service Center in Churchville serving: Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, our expert mechanics understand the importance of good quality oil, changed at correct intervals, in allowing you to get the most out of your Cummins, Powerstroke, or Duramax diesel.

  • Should You be Running an Auxiliary Oil Cooler?

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    If you’re running a truck (or trucks) without an auxiliary oil cooler, it may be something you want to consider. Here’s some information on auxiliary oil coolers, what they are, and why they’re a great upgrade, from Churchville Service Center in Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, MD.

  • Should You Idle in Your Fleet Vehicle?

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    Your fleet or commercial vehicles most likely spend a lot of time idling. Whether it’s to keep warm or simply out of convenience, the stop and go lifespan of these vehicles mean idling is a part of their duties. But, is it bad for them? Churchville Service Center in Churchville serving: Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, MD has the information you need.

  • Some Red Flags You Should Look For

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    Glow Plugs are an essential component of your diesel engine. However, a faulty glow plug can go unnoticed or be neglected for quite some time; your truck will still start and run, so it’s an easy issue to overlook. At Churchville Service Center in Churchville serving: Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, MD, we want you to know what to look for, and why you should be concerned with a bad glow plug.

  • Steering and Suspension for Your Truck

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    Whether your diesel pickup is a Dodge, Chevrolet, or Ford, it’s undoubtedly a well-made, heavy-duty machine. However, when an issue does arise, trust Churchville Service Center in Churchville serving: Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County to keep you on the road.

  • Take a Look at Your Tires

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    Are the tires on your diesel truck any good? At Churchville Service Center in Churchville serving: Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, MD, we want you to be able to spot the difference between a good tire and one that needs to be replaced. Here’s a quick guide on what to watch out for.

  • Take care of it or high repair bills? Which do you prefer?

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    We see this with our fleet customers, our regular Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County car pool drivers and our diesel truck drivers so it isn't just one type of driver that ends up with a nightmare on their hands costing thousands of dollars to repair, asking about the costs of a JASPER replacement engine!  The fact is your driving habits and maintenance habits can easily avoid this issue!  6 EASY STEPS - Service, Tires, Don't Ignore Service Engine Lights, Keep it Clean & Stop Driving Crazy!

  • The Heart of Your Diesel

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    The engine and transmission in your Chevrolet, Dodge, or Ford diesel pickup is the heart and soul of your truck. At Churchville Service Center in Churchville serving: Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, we repair, rebuild, and replace engines or transmissions with quality parts and builds, keeping your truck on the road for years to come.

  • The Ins & Outs of Your Turbochargers

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    Now that you know why your turbo is necessary, you’ll want to know what the turbocharger is made of. Turbos are intricate and precise components, but not actually all that complicated or difficult to understand. Here’s a rundown on the parts of a turbocharger, from Churchville Service Center in Churchville serving: Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, MD.

  • Throwing Codes? We Can Help!

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    Whether you drive a Powerstroke, Cummins, or Duramax diesel, your truck is a complex piece of equipment. Emissions systems, fuel systems, and systems you’ve probably never heard of all work together to keep your truck going strong. Sometimes, however, a warning light will pop up on your dash, and leave you wondering what’s going on. From ABS to Check Engine Lights, Churchville Service Center in Churchville serving: Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, MD has you covered.

  • Time to Replace Your Diesel Engine? Let's Explore Your Options

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    Whether you drive a Chevy, Dodge, or Ford diesel truck, there are a variety of options out there for a replacement engine. Depending on your truck's worth, it may depend on the type of engine and the amount of money you want to put into it. You can purchase a used, rebuilt, remanufactured, or even new diesel engine to replace your old. At Churchville Service Center in Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, MD, we’re here to help you choose the right one. 

  • Tips To Keep Your Diesel Going Strong

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    If you drive a Duramax, Powerstroke, or Cummins diesel, you’ve got a truck that’s built for power and reliability. From our team here at Churchville Service Center in Churchville serving: Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, MD, here are the keys to unlocking the secret of a finely tuned diesel pickup.

  • Tire Light On! Yes, there is a problem!

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    When your light comes on, it is ALWAYS important to look at the issue to see if it is a problem.  Especially if it is a light we all understand.  Tire pressure is one we all can relate to and an easy one to look at.  However, most drivers just assume the air is low in them and ignore it which is not a good idea especially when you are driving a 4x4 diesel truck off-roading and could have picked up anything and/or everything like this truck tire did. 

    He looked, and immediately headed over to see our technicians here at Churchville Service Center.  

  • Transmissions - the key to better fuel economy

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    There have been a lot of technological advancements, and breakthroughs in efficiency to make modern cars, trucks, and SUVs so much more fuel-efficient than their counterparts. While engine design certainly plays a huge role, automatic transmissions have come a long way as well, contributing greatly to the gas mileage of your vehicle. From Churchville Service Center in Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, MD, here are some ways transmissions have changed to meet the demands of fuel efficiency.

  • Trust Our Team for Your Maintenance Needs

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    Diesel trucks are known for their incredibly reliable engines. At Churchville Service Center in Churchville serving: Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, we know that the key to a reliable engine is good maintenance. In fleet trucks, the difference between a truck that lasts a million miles and a truck that needs new engine hinges on how well it has been maintained.

  • Turbochargers - The Extra Boost Your Diesel Needs

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    Whether you drive a Cummins, Duramax, or Powerstroke diesel truck, there’s a good chance you’re familiar with turbochargers. Over the past couple of decades, turbos have nearly become stock equipment on diesel pickups, and are becoming increasingly common on gas vehicles as well. But what are they, how do they work, and why are they there? Churchville Service Center in Churchville serving: Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, MD has the answers.

  • Undercoating Your Truck - Why is it a Good Idea?

    truck on lift in shop At Churchville Service Center in Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, MD, we’re all for additions that make your trucks last longer and work better. Here’s some info on the benefits of undercoating, and why you might want to consider it for your truck.
  • Vacuum Leaks - What Are They, and How Do You Fix One?

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    Vacuum pressure plays a critical role in keeping your engine running smooth, and performing it’s best. From Churchville Service Center in Churchville serving: Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, MD, here’s some info on vacuum pressure, why you need it, and how to tell if you’ve got a vacuum leak.

  • What Is an ASE Certified Technician?

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    Whether you drive a Chevrolet, Dodge, or Ford diesel pickup, maintenance and repair performed the correct way is a huge part of keeping you on the road. At Churchville Service Center in Churchville serving: Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, MD, we use ASE certified technicians to make sure you get the best service in the industry.

  • What's So Great About Performance Chips?

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    Performance chip installation is one of the perks of diesel truck ownership. At Churchville Service Center in Churchville serving: Churchville, Bel Air, Aberdeen, Street, Darlington, and Hartford County, our mechanics can professionally tune and install a chip for any application, whether you drive a Cummins, Powerstroke, Duramax, or otherwise.

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