Month: March 2024

How to detect the presence of water in oil.

The “hot pan test” is a simple method used to detect the presence of water in oil. Here’s how to perform the test: Keep in mind that while the hot pan test can be a quick and convenient way to check for the presence of water in oil, it may not always provide definitive results…. Read more »

It is not algae in diesel fuel. What is it?

Bacteria found in diesel fuel primarily belong to two main types: aerobic and anaerobic bacteria. These bacteria can thrive in the water that accumulates in fuel storage tanks and fuel systems, especially when there’s a lack of proper maintenance or when the fuel is contaminated. These bacteria can cause various problems in diesel fuel systems,… Read more »