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Diesel Performance Podcast

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The Diesel Performance Podcast is a conversation, debate, and everything else about the three main domestic diesel engines: Duramax, Powerstroke, and Cummins. Hosts Paul Wilson and Chris Ehmke cover topics every diesel owner wants to know. If you love diesel engines and light duty pickup trucks - you've found the perfect podcast.

The Diesel Performance Podcast is a conversation, debate, and everything else about the three main domestic diesel engines: Duramax, Powerstroke, and Cummins. Hosts Paul Wilson and Chris Ehmke cover topics every diesel owner wants to know. If you love diesel engines and light duty pickup trucks - you've found the perfect podcast.

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United States

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The Diesel Performance Podcast is a conversation, debate, and everything else about the three main domestic diesel engines: Duramax, Powerstroke, and Cummins. Hosts Paul Wilson and Chris Ehmke cover topics every diesel owner wants to know. If you love diesel engines and light duty pickup trucks - you've found the perfect podcast.

Language:

English


Episodes

Talking Tractor Pulls, Truck Pulls, And More With Matt Hart

9/30/2022
Paul is joined by local legend Matt Hart! You may have heard his voice on the PA at the local sled pulls or hell, if you're one that frequents auctions, you have heard this man doing his auctioneer work. Matt talks about diesel passion and more!

The History Of Duramax *REBROADCAST*

9/23/2022
We wanted to share this older episode because of the amount of info and it's our most downloaded episode. Paul and Chris discuss the history of the Duramax engine. This is a great, informative episode on how much Duramax has evolved over the years!

Duration:00:52:39

Going BIG With Jason Wehrli

9/16/2022
Jason from Wehrli Custom Fab is on to talk this Saturday's open house for his new shop! Jason discusses how he went from fabricating in his parents garage to this new massive facility and everything in between. He also chats future production and much more. Come out to DeKalb this Saturday Semptember 17th and see a bunch of amazing stuff and maybe win in a few of the auctions!

Duration:00:30:09

EPA Sentences Small Business To Death

9/9/2022
Mike Hanzuk is back to discuss what the end result of his sentencing was for deleting diesel emissions equipment. Mike highlights how real this is with felony charges, possible jail time, and more. We thank Mike for sharing his story as this is some seriously personal things.

Duration:00:38:15

I Just Want To Beat The TRX

9/2/2022
Chris is joined by Nick Priegnitz of Calibrated Power home of Duramaxtuner to give you a sneak peek ride along with the new EcoBoost Stealth Turbo prototype! He breaks down why they put this into development, what's the benefit, and what to expect. We know, it's not diesel, but we are all gear heads here.

Duration:00:24:26

2020-2021 PowerStroke Black Box Tuner

8/26/2022
You newer Powerstroke owners are going to want to listen in on this episode. Finally, there is a way to bypass ECM swaps to tune your 2020-2021 Powerstroke 6.7l diesel. The boys break it all down here!

Duration:00:27:01

The Block Cummins Check-In

8/19/2022
Paul and Nick give you an update on the big Cummins that was supposed to be a UCC truck ions ago. This thing has gone through a ton and Nick breaks down all the upgrades, mods, and mishaps along the way!

Duration:00:22:37

EPA Raid Results With Mike Hanzuk

8/12/2022
Mike Hanzuk is back on the show to discuss what happens after the EPA raids your shop for deleting diesel trucks. This stuff is rough for us enthusiasts and that is what Mike is at his core. Mike thanks for sharing your story and we look forward to having him back!

Duration:00:35:34

You're Doing Manual Regens Wrong

8/5/2022
The title says it all. You're doing manual regens wrong! The guys tell you how to know if you need to put your truck in a manual regen, why it's important, and how to actually perform a manual regen.

Duration:00:26:50

*REBROADCAST* Lazy Tuners Make Smokey Diesels

7/29/2022
Going back and re-sharing this episode on tuning and smoke! Paul and Chris discuss how much smoke is the enemy when it comes to tuning. A smokey diesel is an unhappy diesel. Tuning is a science and if done improperly, it can make for a truck that has issues.

Duration:00:26:58

Crank No Start Diesel Diagnostics

7/22/2022
Our How-To Series rolls on. The boys tackle crank no-start this week. It's something many of us diesel owners have experienced, but how do you diagnose this? Paul and Chris have got that question covered this week!

Duration:00:32:58

How To Perform A Boost Test

7/15/2022
Paul and Jaden show you how to do a boost test on this Roxor. This kit from Calibrated Power works the same way on diesel trucks as well. Boost testing is something every diesel owner should do to ensure their truck is performing optimally.

Duration:00:19:01

How To Remove A Valve Body

7/8/2022
Chris and Super Tech Jeremy run down how to remove a valve body from this LBZ Allison Transmission. They give you tips and pointers on what you need to do when/if it's time to replace yours. Be on the lookout for our How To series over these next few weeks!

Duration:00:19:26

40 Inch Tires, Huge Lift, Stealth 64... L5P Can't Stop

7/1/2022
Paul and Chris take out the L5P beast that is known as "Can't Stop." 40-inch tires, massive lift, freshly installed Stealth 64 for the L5P Duramax. The boys are shocked at how this monstrosity drives.... take a look!

Duration:00:23:34

PowerStroke Turbo Upgrade

6/24/2022
The boys take you for a ride with the 2017 PowerStroke and the BRAND NEW 2015-2019 Stealth 67G2 for 2015-2019 PowerStrokes. They touch on the process at which it was designed and built, what you can expect from this turbocharger, and how much they enjoy getting behind the wheel of this 6.7L even more so.

Duration:00:21:19

Ultimate DIY Cummins With Turba Tom

6/17/2022
The DIY GOAT himself, Turba Tom, is here to discuss his weekend with ONE truck in the Ultimate Callout Challenge! Tom put it down and had one hell of a weekend. He also talks to the boys about how he learned what he did and how he documents it to help more diesel enthusiasts get their hands dirty and into building a bad ass truck.

Duration:00:45:25

Dirty Hooker Diesel Is Gunning For Derek Rose

6/13/2022
Tony and Tyler Burkhard from Dirty Hooker Diesel drop in to talk about how UCC 2022 went down for them! Tony gives an update on how a lot of folks think the event should be scored, him and Tyler's goals with ODSS, and much more!

Duration:00:40:42

Underdog? Mr. 3K Chris Patterson

6/10/2022
Paul and Chris are joined by Christ Patterson on this episode. Chris put it down at UCC 2022, taking his Cummins are pushing its limits (he always does). The guys talk about how he put in an amazing weekend while only using one truck, what new competitors can expect, and so much more.

Duration:00:45:48

Lavon Miller We Got The Horse Power Recipe You Need

6/9/2022
Lavon sits down with the boys to talk about Justin Zeigler's Cummins hitting 3,300+ horsepower. He also talks about Firepunk, ODSS, and the future of racing for Lavon and crew!

Duration:00:40:13

3,336 HP at UCC with 1st Place Justin Zeigler

6/8/2022
Justin Zeigler has done it again! Back-to-back UCC champion. Setting dyno records. What more can he accomplish? The boys dive into what's next and how last weekend played out for the UCC two-time champion.

Duration:00:22:53