The rule of thumb is ‘the shorter the better’. There is nothing to be gained by having the exhaust reach to the wall of the van or beyond. The purpose of the exhaust is release the CO gases as efficiently as possible and that means… Read More »How Long Should My Diesel Heater Exhaust Be?
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This is one of those subjects that entire Facebook groups have been devoted to! If the light ticking sound of the heater is a deal breaker then you may just want to avoid these devices. The simple reality is that the pump makes a clear… Read More »How to Eliminate the Pump Noise on a Chinese Diesel Heater
Yes… Emphatically YES. Despite the scare stories that seem to do the rounds, I am yet to hear of a single person having an issue with the safety of these heaters. Firstly the fuel is diesel which is not highly combustible – unlike petrol. Secondly… Read More »Are Caravan Diesel Heaters Safe?
Ideally your fuel tank will be located in an accessible and safe location where any spilt diesel will not be a major concern. (Because let’s face it – sometimes we dribble a bit here and there). Alternatively – if you don’t want to permanently mount… Read More »Filling a Diesel Heater Fuel Tank
This is another one of those “personal preference” questions. You can typically mount your tank in the following places : – the front drawbar if there is room – rear bumper – inside a boot secured to a wall – inside or outside of a… Read More »Where Should A Diesel Heater Fuel Tank be Located?
So you’ve just installed your first diesel heater and you’ve set it running only to see an E8 code appear on the screen. What does it mean? Simply it means that adequate fuel has not beven supplied to the unit and it hasn’t been able… Read More »Why Do I Get an E8 Error on My Diesel Heater?
This isn’t a simple question to answer as it obviously depends on how much you use the heater. But as a general guide you should allow around 100ml/diesel per hours when the heater is running on a low setting. That’s not a lot of fuel… Read More »How Much Fuel Does a Diesel Heater Use?
What size diesel heater should you choose for your van? There is plenty of debate over this and there simply isn’t one east correct answer. When chatting with clients I normally suggest that a smaller (17ft and less) van use a 2kw and above this… Read More »Choosing a Diesel Heater
So you’re looking at diesel heaters and wondering which size will be best in your caravan. We are based in Perth and both supply and install diesel heaters to caravans so we can help you choose the best option. As a general rule I would… Read More »Which Diesel Heater Should I Choose?
If you want to stay warm in this chilly Perth winter then be sure to give us a call! We are based in Perth and we supply and install the full range of diesel heaters, from simple generic Chinese heaters through to proven Eberspacher or… Read More »Diesel Heaters Fitted in Perth