Our diesel fuel test kits are low cost and a fast way to check diesel for water, algae, bacteria, fungus, mould or other particle contamination. In the FT-1 kit you have two independent tests in each kit with our special water detection agent powder that will quickly alert you to even the smallest amounts of water contamination from 20 PPM and above; plus our visual analysis indicator test on the bottle will clearly show you the general quality of your fuel. All FT-1 test kits when shipped will have a shelf life of at least 10 months to a maximum of 12 months, the FT-BUG and the FT-Combo kits have a shelf life of at least 3 to 6 months so please order with this in mind when purchasing.
Buy our kits and get yourself some peace of mind knowing your fuel is in good working condition when you need it the most. The test takes only a few minutes to complete and can be performed easily by most persons without any special skills. You can use the kits yourself or you can use them in your service, parts or workshop facility or as an item to sell to customers for extra profit. They can also be used on all types of diesel fuels easily at a low cost.
Standard FT – 1 test kit instructions
fill test bottle with fuel sample
insert detection agent into bottle
shake & allow to rest for 5 minutes
inspect visual analysis indicators
observe detection agent for color change for signs of water
pass or fail test sample & if needed carry out fuel maintenance – fuel treatment, filter change etc
Choose from three different test kit options below
1 standard packaged kit = 1 x 100 ml test bottle – 1 x pair gloves – 1 x water detection agent – 1 x instructions on label in zip bag
1 x slide kit (with diesel fuel red spot technology) – 1 x pair gloves – 1 x specimen label – 1 x instructions in zip bag
1 x 100 ml test bottle – 1 x water detection agent – 1 x dip-slide bug kit (with diesel fuel red spot technology) – 1 x pair gloves – 1 x specimen label – 1 x instructions in zip bag
Above not including post by standard or express postage or ship on your FEDEX, DHL or UPS account
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Diesel fuel is the blood of your engine & over time your fuel can become infected with items like algae or water can make its way into your tank due to condensation. When you get water in your fuel this can lead to rust in tanks also if this water makes its way to your fuel pump or injectors you can have expensive damage repair bills. Why wait for these disasters to unfold? Not only will you have the cost for the repairs you will have the inconvenience of your vehicle or equipment out of service for maybe weeks. People with power generators & marine equipment are very susceptible to diesel fuel problems due to the lack of use of the fuel; ie not being used enough. Take a look here should you need to view some diesel fuel polishing equipment.
One way to keep a check on potential diesel fuel problems is to carry out a regular six monthly fuel test in order to be sure that your fuel is in good operating condition; ensure its good to go when you need it the most. Refer to our PDF info docs about diesel fuel maintenance from the menu tab for more informative tips. These single use test kits are an easy & a fast way to check diesel fuel for problems; they are a non-quantitative test & do not have a specific numerical result as are some types of tests that can be very expensive & time consuming to do. Simply designed as a first step in the evaluation of diesel fuel, for critical applications if required use a laboratory for a complete accurate analysis. When handling flammable fuels ensure all safety regulations & environment requirements are followed.