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DPCHIP on LC70 V8

DPCHIP on LC70 V8

Michael 12/01/2017 0
Being able to hold a higher gear on the freeway, around town and while towing is easily done and is the advantage of having more torque......
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Yank Tank

Yank Tank

Michael 11/07/2016 0
This Aussie Colorado got a US-inspired build up and the result is a tough tourer in anyone's language! Kris Humphrys' has always been a fan of Ameri...
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TUNING IN

TUNING IN

Michael 25/01/2016 0
IF YOU CAN WORK A COUPLE OF ELECTRICAL PLUGS, THEN YOU CAN GIVE YOUR LATE-MODEL DIESEL AN EASY GAIN IN BOTH POWER AND ECONOMY. Common rail direct inj...
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The Next Step

The Next Step

Michael 20/12/2015 0
The Next Step (June issue of Overlander 4WD magazine) Make no bones about it, semi-retired builder Bob Fyfe has got nothing but Toyota blood running ...
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DPChip Power Chip -- Power Aid

DPChip Power Chip -- Power Aid

Michael 10/11/2015 0
DPChip power chip — Power aid (May issue of On the Road magazine) IN THIS day and age new things are coming along thick and fast, and some are great ...
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Modern Power

Modern Power

Michael 15/10/2015 0
Modern Power (Modified 4WDs No.52 Page.27-36) WE SHOW YOU HOW TO SAFELY GET MORE POWER AND BETTER FUEL ECONOMY FROM YOUR MODERN DIESEL. Words by Dex ...
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What’s in a Dyno Graph

What’s in a Dyno Graph

Michael 10/10/2015 0
Tow safely by understanding your dyno results Words by Andrew Leimroth You’ve had it all checked and graphed, but what really is in a dyno graph? Mo...
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Rail Pressure or Injector Duration

Rail Pressure or Injector Duration

Michael 23/09/2015 0
How you should be tuning your common rail diesel Words by Andrew Leimroth Photography by Caravan & Motorhome There are a lot of statements being ma...
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Chip Myths

Chip Myths

Michael 05/09/2015 0
In today’s world, navigating available diesel chip information can be confusing, frustrating, and misleading. Consumers enquiring about diesel chips a...
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Chip Your Diesels

Chip Your Diesels

Michael 11/08/2015 0
Make sure that any chip you add doesn’t fry your engine! Words by Andrew Leimroth Photography by Caravan & Motorhome Chip tuning’ is a commonly use...
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The benefits of good mechanical advice

The benefits of good mechanical advice

Michael 07/08/2015 0
A visit to a misleading mechanic could see you throwing thousands of dollars down the drain Words by Andrew Leimroth Photography by Caravan Motorhom...
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New Age Boost Pressure

New Age Boost Pressure

Michael 26/07/2015 0
Some important facts about turbo boost and diesel performance chips Words by Andrew Leimroth Photography by Caravan & Motorhome So how does this ne...
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Over-tuning Diesel

Over-tuning Diesel

Michael 24/07/2015 0
Why are turbo diesels so easy to over-tune? Words by Andrew Leimroth Photography by Caravan & Motorhome My usual comparative description of the tun...
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Buyer’s Guide DPCHIP

Buyer’s Guide DPCHIP

Michael 13/06/2015 0
STRUGGLING TO FIND A POWER CHIP TO SUIT YOUR 4WD? THIS COMPANY MAKES 1200 VARIANTS! (4WD ACTION NO.177 Page.155) While we all love the way that dies...
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Diagnostic Value

Diagnostic Value

Michael 02/06/2015 0
Don’t Take The ‘Scatter Gun’ Approach! Words by Andrew Leimroth Photography by Caravan & Motorhome As diesels become more expensive by the year, th...
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The Smart Money

The Smart Money

Michael 27/05/2015 0
Diesel engine performance modules deliver big power gains, but what makes them tick, and are they alt the same? (4WD CUSTOM GUIDE NO.41 Page.67) WOR...
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Exhaust Gas Temperature

Exhaust Gas Temperature

Michael 22/05/2015 0
Chips, tuning and safe EGT Words by Andrew Leimroth Photography by Tim Munro what is a safe EGT to run my chipped EFI diesel engine at?” is a quest...
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Guaranteed Performance

Guaranteed Performance

Michael 21/04/2015 0
( 4WD Action No.204 ) When it comes to the performance of your 4WD, more goes into it than just making as much power as possible. Performance is abou...
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New age boost pressure

New age boost pressure

Michael 13/04/2015 0
(NZ4WD Magazine March 2012 Page.32) So how do modern diesels produce so much power so cleanly? Well, they have a multi-valve engine, common rail high...
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Diesel Economy

Diesel Economy

Michael 08/04/2015 0
Tyre size and gear choice Words by Andrew Leimroth Diesel isn’t getting any cheaper and travelling isn’t getting any lighter, so it’s more important...
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Electronic Diesel Tuning

Electronic Diesel Tuning

Michael 22/03/2015 0
Tinkering with your EFI controlled diesel engine Words by Andrew Leimroth In this era of increasing emission control, it was only a matter of time b...
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National Trucking Newspaper

National Trucking Newspaper

Michael 22/03/2015 0
Hino Ranger gets a Power-up We left Sydney about 7am for the 1hr trip down the M5 to the Southern Highlands. The brand new Hino Ranger Pro 10 (GH1J) ...
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Diesel Tuning and Air-Fuel Ratios

Diesel Tuning and Air-Fuel Ratios

Michael 14/02/2015 0
Air-fuel ratios (AFRs) are extremely important and often misunderstood Words by Andrew Leimroth If you’re getting your diesel engine tuned or consid...
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Path to Power

Path to Power

Michael 12/02/2015 0
Power does not come without a price. And in the case of Nissan's hi-tech 2.5-litre common-rail turbo-diesel, as fitted to it's Pathfinder, it's more a...
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How Timing effects Oil changes

How Timing effects Oil changes

Michael 21/01/2015 0
A well-tuned diesel is a happy diesel Words by Andrew Leimroth Photography by Caravan & Motorhome Think of engine oil in your diesel as the ‘mop an...
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What is Diesel Fuel?

What is Diesel Fuel?

Michael 11/12/2014 0
Words by Andrew Leimroth Photography by Caravan & Motorhome Nobody is game to ask what diesel fuel is. As a result, it is a very misunderstood topic...
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Cool Fuel

Cool Fuel

Michael 20/10/2014 0
Keeping fuel cool reduces wear and tear on fuel system components Words by Andrew Leimroth Photography by Caravan & Motorhome Ever wondered what th...
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