WHERE YOU SHOULD NEVER USE SILICONE

As the second most abundant element on earth, silicon is best known for its wide use in microchips, hence the name ‘Silicon Valley’. The semi-conductive properties of silicon are what make it so popular in the tech industry, but the versatility of this element (when combined with other elements to form silicone – with an […]

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5 REASONS WHY DIESEL TURBOCHARGERS COMMONLY FAIL

If you bought your turbo diesel second-hand, or if the engine’s clocked up more than 150 000 km, you may be concerned about how much longer the turbo will last. That said, here are 5 reasons why diesel turbochargers commonly fail…   1) Carbon Over time, carbon may build up on the turbocharger’s waste gate, […]

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