Archive for September, 2011

Cooling System Basics for Diesels

Friday, September 30th, 2011

So you think you have a hot diesel? Well, there’s hot and then there’s simply running hot, as in water, oil and EGT temps getting hot when you race or tow.

There are many reasons a diesel can run hot, and most of them can be easily remedied. The first thing is figuring out exactly what is causing the problem. (more…)

Going Big Is a Way of Life

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

For many years, Tiger Garcia was a professional moto-cross racer who traveled the circuit, racing and winning at one of the most physically demanding sports in the world.

But being a pro at anything has a time line. Now, 40-year-old Garcia, who did his fair share of wrenching on his rides, has traded being a pro rider to being a professional business owner. He, along with his wife, Annie, is now the owner/operator of Go Big Truck Performance, in Ventura, California. (more…)