Wind up the Boost on that 1HZ

Wind up the Boost on that 1HZ

1HZ SAFE BOOST RECOMMENDATIONS Something Shane and the boys get asked a lot is (how much boost can I run in my 1 Hz land cruiser) unfortunately all cars and 4wds are different but as an average below is some guidelines to follow. Hzj75/80 1hz as they don’t run a...
Why wait to get your crankshaft checked

Why wait to get your crankshaft checked

Getting your crankshaft inspected or ground in Perth can be a difficult thing to do. Why should you or your the customer wait, when you want to know yesterday well that’s why we are here.   We have 2 crankshaft grinding Machines at Noordeman Diesel which allows us to...
Why is there water under my car

Why is there water under my car

Why is there water under my car? I was talking to my roommate one night when she asked me why her car leaks water. This isn’t an uncommon question that I am asked so my response was what Colour is the water? She was surprised to hear my response as water doesn’t have...
Knock knock there is a Gremlin under my bonnet

Knock knock there is a Gremlin under my bonnet

We get a lot of phone calls about Toyota Prado and Hilux 1KD engines, these are Common Rail injector engines. They have a couple common issues that can cause significant engine damage if left unattended including blowing smoke or a knocking rattling sound that can...
EGR – ADBLUE – EUR0 6

EGR – ADBLUE – EUR0 6

EGR stands for “Exhaust Gas Recirculation”. Put simply, it recycles your exhaust gases back into your engine in order to reduce the amount of gases and pollution put into the atmosphere by your car  it’s an emission control things Some people say you should blank off...
how to convert your 1HZ to 1HDT

how to convert your 1HZ to 1HDT

Toyota 1HZ are indirect injection – Which means they have a Precombustion chamber is in the cylinder head – the injector injects directly into the preco chamber ( this is why it is common for 1HZ cylinder heads to be cracked ) Toyota 1HDT are Direct Injection Which...