While semi-truck engines are tough and durable, they don’t last forever. To keep your engine in tip-top shape, you’ll need to perform maintenance on a regular basis. This maintenance includes performing routine inspections, refilling fluids, and replacing worn parts. If you notice that your engine has a lot of worn parts, you might need a rebuild kit. Learn about ISM Cummins rebuild kits below.
Known for Durability and Reliability
If you want your truck’s engine to last for a long time, you need to use quality parts. Cummins parts are made of quality materials and are known for their durability. After you replace your engine components with Cummins parts, your engine’s performance and reliability will increase significantly. You’ll also notice that your fuel efficiency will increase as well since your engine will run more effectively overall.
Parts Included in a Rebuild Kit
Before you purchase a rebuild kit, it’s always a good idea to see what’s in it. Rebuild kits contain many of the main components that you’ll find within your semi’s engine. To give you an idea of what’s in a rebuild kit, here are some of the components that we include in our ISM Cummins rebuild kit at ATL Diesel Inc.
- A complete inframe overhaul kit, which includes piston kits, liner kits, rod and main bearings, and a complete inframe gasket set
- Fully loaded cylinder head, which includes seals, new valves, valve locks, injector cups, cam bearings, seats, springs, and rotocoils
- Water pump
- Oil pump
- Headbolt kit
Uses for Rebuild Kits
ISM Cummins rebuild kits have many uses in the trucking industry. You can use them to fix, upgrade, or maintain your semi’s engine. For example, if you drive your semi for approximately 1,000,000 miles, the components in your engine will take on a lot of wear and tear. Even though your engine may still function, it’s best to use a rebuild kit to maintain your vehicle and keep it in the best condition.