Engine & Mobile Filtration

The Risks of Buying Counterfeit Engine Filtration Products

Whatever the engine, proper filtration is paramount to reliable and efficient system operation. To stay competitive, automotive and truck original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and design...
On November 3, 2017

Exploring Engine Filtration Today and In the Future

Effective filtration is vital for the reliable and smooth operation of any engine. Complex logistics planning for transportation activities relies on equipment availability and trouble-free operation....
On June 23, 2017

Bringing Tomorrow's Filtration Technology to the Commercial Vehicle Aftermarket

  Parker Racor are original equipment (OE) filtration partners to some of the biggest names in the commercial vehicle business. Now we’re using our world-leading expertise to bring positive change to...
On March 1, 2017

Troubleshooting Marine Gasoline Spin-on Filters with Clear Bowls

Parker Racor gasoline spin-on filters with clear plastic collection bowls have helped protect engines for over 30 years. During that time, gasoline formulations changed, and Racor has changed...
On December 22, 2016

What You Should Know About Boating Fuel System Maintenance

Spring will be here soon and it’s almost time to go boating! But let’s be safe boaters while we’re having fun. Prepare your boat properly and take the time to ensure all components are in...
On December 7, 2016

Advanced Fuel Filtration Solutions Support Team Aravi Truck Racing at Le Mans

Parker Racor continues its long-term support of Team Aravi truck racing with the supply of advanced fuel filtration solutions for 2016.  Parker Racor is proud to be one of the sponsors of the Aravi...
On October 19, 2016

Transportation Filtration: Fuel Filter Water Separator for Transit Bus

Keeping a transit bus fleet up and running is an ongoing challenge. Well-maintained buses that are properly tuned and adjusted tend to be cleaner, safer and consume less fuel than poorly...
On May 2, 2016

Protect Your Diesel Engine Before It's Too Late

Many engine manufacturers encourage or require diesel fuel pre-filtration to be installed before the on-engine or final filters. Why more filters? Because pre-filtration can more than double the life...
On November 17, 2015

Moisture Contamination in Engine Lube and Hydraulic Oil

Water is one of the most common contaminants in a lubricating fluid system and also one of the most damaging. In lower temperatures, moisture or water in hydraulic systems can be a serious...
On June 5, 2015

Clearing the Air on Global Emissions Standards for Non-Road and Marine Diesel Engines

Global emissions standards for non-road and marine diesel engines continue to tighten and fuel filtration will continue to play an important role in meeting these new challenges. North...
On February 16, 2015

Clearing the Air on Global Emissions Standards for On-Road Diesel Engines

Global emissions standards for on-road diesel engines continue to tighten and fuel filtration will continue to play an important role in meeting these new challenges. North America, Europe, Japan...
On February 16, 2015

Racor SNAPP Fuel Filtration Specified for New OXE High Performance Diesel Outboard Engine

OXE, the world’s first high performance diesel outboard engine, is setting new standards for durability, fuel-efficiency and low emissions. In addition, the engine has been designed for ease...
On January 12, 2015

Water - A Diesel Engine's Worst Enemy

Water is commonly found in diesel fuel due to many factors including condensation in fuel tanks, improper handling and environmental conditions. To minimize the damaging effects, water should be...
On April 15, 2014

Natural Gas Engines for Heavy-Duty Applications

As fuel costs continue to rise and vehicle emissions standards grow increasingly stringent, many are turning to natural gas as an alternative to gasoline or diesel. Natural gas provides...
On February 10, 2014

New Design for Small Outboard Marine Filtration Applications - SNAPP Fuel Filter/Water Separator

All boat owners know the value of adding quality fuel filtration to guard against dreaded engine low power or shutdown due to water and contaminants in their fuel.  The standard insurance on...
On November 19, 2013

Filtration Solutions for the Changing Marine Engine Market

With the awareness of the causes of climate change growing daily, super-yacht owners and engineers are under increasing pressure to adopt environmentally responsible practices, such as...
On November 17, 2013

Fuel Filtration for Marine Applications

Increase your engine protection by up to ten times when specifying Racor filtration and separation solutions on board. Every skipper wants to set sail with a reliable crew – hands that...
On November 16, 2013

Why Filter Diesel Fuel?

Diesel engines are equipped from the factory with at least a basic fuel filtration device.  However, worldwide diesel fuel quality is in general decline, so these basic forms of filtration cannot...
On September 9, 2013

How to Protect Your Engine with Filtration in the Truck and Mobile Aftermarket

Regardless of how much care is imparted, fuel contamination such as dirt or water will always find its way into any fuel system. Unfortunately, because the latest diesel engines offer fuel injection...
On September 9, 2013