Charge Air Cooler Tester
The Dura-Lite™ charge air cooler Tester-Kit™ is the fastest and most reliable on the market.
Your engine isn’t performing at its best.
We’ll Prove It.
These are the signs that your charge air cooler may be leaking and costing you $100K per year on fuel with a fleet of 25 vehicles!
What’s included in our Tester-Kit?
- The Tester-Kit comes complete with everything required to test the majority of charge air coolers.
- The Tester-Kit components are made with high-quality materials and coatings to help resist corrosion and extend the longevity of the kit.
- 1 Year Warranty.
- Dura-Lite also offers replacement parts for its testing kit along with non-standard Rubber Test Plug sizes for special applications.
|Plug Stem Solid||DTK002||1|
|Plug Stem With Male Connector||DTK037||1|
|Plastic Washer (Test Plug Assembly)||DTK005||4|
|2” [50.8mm] Washer (Round Center Hole)||DTK006||2|
|2” [50.8mm] Washer (Oval Center Slot)||DTK041||2|
|3” [76.2mm] Washer (Round Center Hole)||DTK007||2|
|3” [76.2mm] Washer (Oval Center Slot)||DTK040||2|
|Rubber Test Plug 2.500” [63.5mm]||DTK008||2|
|Rubber Test Plug 2.750” [69.9mm]||DTK009||2|
|Rubber Test Plug 3.000” [76.2mm]||DTK010||2|
|Rubber Test Plug 3.250” [82.6mm]||DTK011||2|
|Rubber Test Plug 3.500” [88.9mm]||DTK012||2|
|Rubber Test Plug 3.750” [95.3mm]||DTK013||2|
|Rubber Test Plug 2.250” [57.2mm]||DTK044|
|Rubber Test Plug 4.000” [101.6mm]||DTK045|
|Rubber Test Plug 4.250” [108.0mm]||DTK046|
|Rubber Test Plug 4.500” [114.3mm]||DTK047|
|Rubber Test Plug 4.750” [120.7mm]||DTK048|
|Plug Stem (Oval Center Slot)||DTK001|
|Plug Stem With 2” [50.8mm] Washer (Oval Center Slot)||DTK051|
|Plug Stem With 3” [76.2mm] Washer (Oval Center Slot)||DTK052|
|Plug Stem Solid With 2” [50.8mm] Washer (Oval Center Slot)||DTK053|
|Plug Stem Solid With 3” [76.2mm] Washer (Oval Center Slot)||DTK054|
|Pressure Gauge (For Use With Pressure Regulator Item # DTK049)||DTK021|
|Valve Stem With Plastic Cap||DTK024|
|Male Connector (For Use With Quick Coupler Item # DTK023)||DTK004|
|Quick Coupler (For Use With Male Connector Item # DTK004)||DTK023|
|Pressure Relief Valve (For Use With Pressure Regulator Item # DTK049)||DTK025|
|Plastic Washer (Clamp Assembly)||DTK061|
How it Works
Remove turbo hoses and clamps.
Install Tester-Kit plugs and clamps. Mount gauge and double check system.
Apply 30 psig of air. Remove air supply and check gauge. See chart (below) for Leak Down Rate Specifications. If leakage occurs beyond these specifications, it is strongly recommended that you replace your existing cooler with a Dura-Lite Evolution® Charge Air Cooler.
Release air. Test is now complete.
Leak Down Rate Specifications
|Caterpillar||5 psig in 15 seconds @ 30 psig|
|Cummins (ISB,ISC,N14)||7 psig in 15 seconds @ 30 psig|
|Cummins (ISX, M11)||5 psig in 15 seconds @ 30 psig|
|Detroit Diesel||5 psig in 30 seconds @ 30 psig|
|International||5 psig in 15 seconds @ 30 psig|
|Mack||5 psig in 15 seconds @ 30 psig|
|Mercedes||5 psig in 15 seconds @ 25 psig|
|Volvo||5 psig in 15 seconds @ 30 psig|
|* psig (pound-force per square inch gauge)|
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