Category: Service

News & Events, Service

Perkins Finds Flaws in Non-Genuine Fuel Lift Pump Replacements

The debate between using genuine replacement parts and non-genuine parts is constant. OEMs know the intimate details about a product’s design, engineering and performance and argue it’s for those reasons machine operators should always use genuine replacement parts. But the bottom line is a constant area of focus for fleet managers and business owners. Saving […]

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News & Events, Remanufactured Engines, Service

Reman Team Plays Key Role in Company

At the epicenter of our state-of-the-art service center in Ridgefield, Washington, you’ll find a buzz of activity centered around our diesel engine remanufacture operation. A high-pitched whir from drills is constant and the hiss from steam fills the air. It’s here that our factory-trained technicians tackle this complex process to deliver our customers a great […]

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News & Events, Service

Here’s How We Maximize Uptime During Your Engine’s Lifecycle

The quickest way to ruin a business owner or fleet manager’s day is to tell them an engine in one of their machines just blew up. All they see is dollar signs. Money to replace the engine. Losses from the downtime and decreased productivity. Replacement of parts and engines is part of doing business, but […]

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Repower Perkins Engine
Remanufactured Engines, Service

Meeting Emission Standards: Considerations When Deciding to Repower

Increased emission standards mean replacing an engine now requires approval from air quality regulators. Each new tier of diesel exhaust technology provides fewer emissions and regulatory agencies want to prevent “backsliding” on emission levels. Several states have enacted laws that prohibit an older tier engine from being put in a machine that left the factory […]

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New Engines, News & Events, Remanufactured Engines, Service

New Perkins SmartCap Device Allows Users to Connect with Their Engines

The award-winning Perkins SmartCap continues to impress end users who are drawn to its ease of use, affordability and collection of critical data that is helping them manage the Perkins engines in their equipment fleets. The SmartCap replaces the oil filter cap on your Perkins engine. The cap synchs with Perkins’ My Engine, a free […]

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News & Events, Service

New Parts Warehouse Speeds Up Delivery Times

The speed at which we deliver parts to our customers just got faster thanks to a new distribution center Perkins opened in Kentucky. The 37,000-square-foot space in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, is uniquely situated within a 400,000-square-foot, multi-client facility operated by shipping giant UPS. Fifty miles away at the Louisville Airport, UPS moves 130 of its aircraft […]

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Service

Save with Perkins’ New for Old turbocharger offer

You’ve come to rely on the genuine Perkins turbocharger to maximize the performance of your engine. But at some point, even this stalwart will need to be replaced. Go with a knockoff brand and you risk reducing your engine’s capabilities, potentially costing you more money and time. Beyond buying a new replacement, Perkins has two […]

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News & Events, Service

Perkins Pacific and Racor Announce New Partnership

Racor and Perkins Pacific are announcing a new partnership for distribution of Racor’s diesel filtration products throughout the Western U.S., including Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, Texas, Washington and Wyoming. Racor is a division of the Parker Hannifan Corporation, a global innovation leader in fuel, air and oil filtration […]

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New Engines, Remanufactured Engines, Service

Two Creative Cost-Saving Strategies To Improve Rental Company ROI

By Andy Machin, Vice President at Perkins Pacific The increasingly stringent EPA requirements, exemplified by the new Tier 4 Final engines with their advanced aftertreatment systems, have put rental companies squarely between the rock of increased equipment and operational cost and a hard place of rental rates that aren’t increasing. To remain competitive in that […]

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New Engines, Service

Turbocharge Equipment Performance

Your business thrives when your equipment is operating at peak productivity, but did you know that your Perkins engine’s turbocharger is key to maximizing performance? Commonly referred to as “the turbo,” this precision-crafted part is an integral piece of your Perkins engines. A turbocharger functions by recycling exhaust gasses that would otherwise be released into […]

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