Engine & Mobile Filtration
Innovation Center Delivers Filtration Engineering Breakthroughs
The Parker Filtration Innovation Center houses the research and development for all of Parker Hannifin's filtration products. This 82,000 square foot facility is dedicated solely to the discovery of...
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Advances in Engine Air Filtration for Heavy-Duty Trucks
  Reducing routine service intervals is an important objective of any fleet manager. Preventing unscheduled maintenance is even more critical to keeping heavy-duty trucks and equipment operational....
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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...
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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....
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The Importance of Natural Gas Product Certifications
To stay at the forefront of the competitive transportation markets, fleet managers are turning to alternative fuels that meet the environmental and economic needs of today and in the future.  Natural...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Meeting ISO 4406 Cleanliness Standards with Diesel and Biodiesel Fuel
Diesel and Biodiesel fuels may leave a refinery clean, but fuel quality can vary at the time it is dispensed due to contamination accumulated during transport and storage. Operators and...
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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...
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Bunker Quality: Why Changes to ISO 8217 Increase the Need for Condition Monitoring
Compared to their land equivalents, marine engines have to shoulder a much heavier burden. With highly capricious and volatile weather that can vary from Arctic cold to equatorial heat, the...
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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...
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National WWII Museum PT305 Restoration Project Benefits from Filtration Donation
Recently, Parker was presented with the opportunity to partner with the National WWII Museum in New Orleans on their PT-305 Restoration Project. The goal of this project is to reclaim a PT boat...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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IFPE 2014 Showcases Innovative Products and Systems for Heavy-Duty Vehicle Design
The co-located IFPE and CONEXPO-CONAGG show, which occurs every three years in Las Vegas, Nevada, is among the largest tradeshows in the world. This year the international expo attracted...
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