“BG 244® works!”

Problems due to pitch around injectors on common rail engines We have had some problems with leakage around the nozzle injectors on certain diesel engines. A layer of carbon has been building up around the injectors. It looks like thick oil or like a black plastic cover has been melting. The substance is black, shiny more…

Lab Q&A: PXT® transmission machine power supply

Question: Why does my BG PXT® just turn off sometimes? Answer: The BG PXT® Performance Exchange™ for Transmissions is designed to work with DC voltage between 11 VDC (volts of direct current) and 14.9 VDC with good power supply connections. If the charge is low or the connection is bad, the BG PXT® will not more…

BG EPR®: The best engine repair product is a maintenance product

I recently received a testimonial from a service technician in Wichita, Kansas. He told me his customer brought in a 2006 Chevy with 3.6L engine, and the oil light was on. It had been 15,000 miles since the last oil change! Her engine was completely sludged, and it actually sounded like a diesel. The technician more…

“BG products will amaze you”

I’ve been a BG customer for over a year now and I’ve just been blown away by how valuable BG products and tools have been to my shop. After believing in store-bought products that do not work, I was truly needing a product that was going to keep my downtime to a minimum, our vehicle more…

Lab Q&A: High Pressure Common Rail (HPCR) diesel injection systems

Question: Why do High Pressure Common Rail injection systems see more rough running engines, misfire, low power and increased emissions than traditional diesel injection systems? Do black fuel filters cause these problems? Answer: High Pressure Common Rail (HPCR) diesel injection systems are designed to produce significantly more power with reduced emissions due to closer tolerances, more…

BG PXT®: An evolution in transmission service

Back in 1997, BG introduced the first fully functional transmission fluid exchange system, the BG PF5. Sixteen years and nine models later, the BG PF5 is a rugged workhorse and has the ability to remove up to 90 percent of used fluid in a short period of time. With the BG PF5 cutting transmission service time more…

The Ethanol Problem

Ethanol creates hard deposits If a gas station is switched from conventional gasoline to E10, much of the sediment, oxidation residue and other contaminants in the storage tanks and lines can be dissolved or suspended in the new fuel. Contaminants can cause premature filter plugging and injector fouling. In addition to lost mpg and power, more…

BG Products, Inc., introduces vehicle protection for used cars

WICHITA, Kan.– May 23, 2013 – BG Products, Inc., a leader in automotive maintenance, now offers more value to build into used cars at the dealership. BG Pre-owned Vehicle Protection covers up to $1,500 on five major systems in used vehicles for 4,000 miles/6,400 km/4 months. When a consumer buys a used car, she has more…

BG Pre-owned Vehicle Protection
BG Products, Inc., protects engines from harmful effects of ethanol

WICHITA, Kan.– February 19, 2013 – BG Products, Inc., introduces BG Ethanol Fuel System Defender® Service, a protective service to add at your next oil change. E15 (that is 15 percent ethanol blended with 85 percent gasoline) is the latest ethanol gasoline mixture to be approved by the EPA. Unfortunately, this concentration of ethanol is more…

BG Ethanol Fuel System Drier