Tel: +1(284)494-2830

Tel: +1(284)494-2830

SERVICE :: SERVICE TIPS

Here you will find the most recent Parts & Power Ltd service tips. Click on the appropriated tile to read the full tip article.

#1 Coolant Quality: Corrosion

One of the biggest service issues that have come to plague us in the last 15 years is coolant quality. It used to be that when the radiator or header tank was low, we would just...

Read More

#2 Standby Generator Annual Maintenance

As Hurricane Season rapidly approaches, it’s time to start thinking about doing your Annual Maintenance on your Standby Generator. What does...

Read More

#3 Heat Exchanger Corrosion in Marine Engines

Many Perkins or Perkins Sabre marine engines have heat exchanger housing made of aluminium. Aluminium offers great weight savings over the old...

Read More

#4 Engine Guages, Senders and Troubleshooting

Engine gauges, such as Coolant Temperature, Oil Pressure, Oil Temperature and Gear Oil Pressure work on resistance. The amount of...

Read More

#5 Is Your Generator Reliable? Is Your Maintenance Up To Date?

Parts & Power Ltd believes that by educating our customers on their generator they can get longer life, more trouble free use and greater value...

Read More

#6 What is SCA and How it Affects an Engine's Life?

All coolants come with an Active Ingredient we generically call Supplemental Coolant Additives, or SCA. The purpose of this ingredient is to...

Read More

#7 Why Purchase from Parts & Power Ltd?

We carry over $1 million in spare parts inventory/We are committed to excellent service and carry the parts to support that. We have a service department...

Read More

#8 Switches vs. Senders and What They Do

A common misunderstanding many people have is what a gauge sender and switch are and what job they do. We often times get requests for an...

Read More

#9 Senders vs. Switches and What They Do

In our last Service Tip, we discussed what a Switch is. A common misunderstanding many people have is what a gauge sender and switch...

Read More

#10 EPA Tier III and What It Means to the Consumer

The US Environmental Protection Agency and the European Union (EU) began a series of Legislative Initiatives back in the 90’s to reduce the levels of...

Read More

#11 Why Do maintenance?

On a recent trip down island, I was told by several customers that they haven’t changed oil in 2-3 years, because the engine does not run very much. They quote a 500 hour oil...

Read More

#12 Diesel Engines Are Simple

A little over a year ago I had spinal surgery.  It was not something I wanted to do and, indeed, did everything I could to avoid it.  In the process, I saw 13 different health professionals...

Read More

#13 Diesel Emission and Why They Affect Equipment

In the year 2000, the Industrialized Countries of the World started enacting Diesel Engine Emission Regulations. In the US these were initiated by...

Read More

#14 Environment Blog

I was sitting at the Charter Boats annual meeting and amongst all of the usual points brought up, marina fees, pickup points, and caterers. I found it very interesting that everyone was really...

Read More

#15 Isspro Enhanced Visibility (EV) Gauges

Parts & Power have been Warehouse Distributors for Isspro Instrumentation for over 20 years. Isspro, based in Portland Oregon, started their...

Read More

CONTACT US


PO Box 850
Road Town, Tortola
British Virgin Islands, VG1110


Tel: 284 494-2830
Fax: 284 494-6972


info@partsandpower.com

SOCIAL


Join us on Facebook
Visit our Blog (News)
Follow us on Twitter
Email us

LEGAL


Terms of Use

Privacy Policy

Cookies

SITE MAP


Home

About Us

Products

Manufacturers

Contact Us

Dealer Locations

Special Offers

Knowledge Base

Hurricane Page

Testimonials

Copyright © 2007-2018 Parts & Power Ltd., All rights reserved.