Double the Horsepower of Your 12 Valve Cummins

We were very excited when we were contacted by our good friend Dean from Diesel Tech Magazine. “I have a stock 1995, 5 speed, 12 valve Cummins truck, and I want to get a little more horsepower,” Dean told us; “are you guys interested?”  We immediately jumped on the offer to work with Dean and […]

The Rise of Frankenstein EP2 – 1000HP Transmission

  The Rise of Frankenstein ep2 In the second installment of The Rise of Frankenstein series, Todd tells us why he chose to swap out the original 5 speed manual for an automatic. Will, the transmission guru, shows us the necessary upgrades to build a 1000HP transmission, the tranny that is going into Frankenstein, while […]

Turbo Tuner: In-Cab, On-The-Fly Boost Control

Diesel Turbo Tuner

The Power Driven Diesel turbo tuner is a first-of-its-kind in-cab adjustable boost controller designed specifically for high-boost applications in turbo diesel trucks. With the turn of a knob, you can increase or decrease boost pressure for your driving and power needs. Our Turbo Tuner has an internal bleed, so you get no whistle or whine […]

The Rise of Frankenstein-EP1 “The Birth of Frankenstein”

THE RISE OF FRANKENSTEIN is a new original web series produced by Power Driven Diesel. Todd Welch’s ’98 Dodge Cummins dubbed “Frankenstein” has been sitting collecting dust for a while now. It’s time to dig this truck out of the grave. In episode 1, The Birth of Frankenstein, we learn how and why this truck […]

Dyno Testing the BorgWarner SXE362 with an .83 Turbine Housing

BorgWarner 362 Power Numbers

This time we are testing the the BorgWarner SXE362 with a T4 .83 turbine housing. As with past tests, we are going to run this turbo under the same conditions: an unloaded run, and a run with the dyno loaded with 5,500lbs. BorgWarner SXE362 Test 1 Results: Unloaded 1300-3200rpm The results of the first test […]

BorgWarner S362SX-E Dyno Test w/.91 Turbine Housing Vs. .70 Turbine Housing

BorgWarner S362SXE Dyno Results

This time we tested the BorgWarner turbos S362SX-E diesel turbo with a T4 .91 A/R non-wastegated turbine housing and a 68mm turbine. We have previously tested it with a .70 housing, making about 545hp. We will compare the two tests and see how they compare. Will the gains in horsepower be worth a loss in […]