Our diesel fuel test kits are low cost and a fast way to check diesel for water, algae, bacteria, fungus, mold or other particle contamination in your workshop or in-field. In the FT-1 kits both budget and the premium versions you have two independent tests in each kit, our special water detection agent powder will quickly alert you to even the smallest amounts of water contamination from 20 PPM (parts per million) and above; additionally our visual analysis indicator test on the bottle will clearly show you the general quality of your fuel.
All FT-1 both budget and premium test kits when shipped will have a best use date of at least 10 months to a maximum of 12 months, the FT-BUG and the FT-Combo kits have a best use by date of at least 5 to 7 months when shipped so please keep 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. They also can be used as an item to introduce to customers when you service their equipment which adds value to your customer service department. They can be used on most types of diesel fuels easily at a low cost, view the FT-1 info-graphic here.
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 four different test kit options
1 packaged test kit = 1 x 120 ml / 4 oz test bottle – 1 x pair plastic gloves – 1 x water detection agent – 1 x instructions on label in zip bag.
1 packaged test kit = 1 x 120 ml / 4 oz test bottle – 1 x pair latex gloves – 1 x water detection agent – Packaged in a clear PVC display box with a hang tab suitable quality for retail sales.
1 x slide kit (with diesel fuel red spot technology) – 1 x pair latex gloves – 1 x specimen label – 1 x A4 instructions in a clear PVC display box with a hang tab suitable quality for retail sales.
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 latex gloves – 1 x specimen label – 1 x A4 instructions in a clear PVC display box with a hang tab of suitable quality for retail sales.
Above not including post by standard or express postage or ship on your FEDEX, DHL, TNT account.
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Diesel fuel is the blood of your engine and 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 and 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 and a fast way to check diesel fuel for problems; they are a non-quantitative test and do not have a specific numerical result as are some types of tests that can be very expensive and time consuming to do.
The test kits are designed as a first and fast step in the evaluation of diesel fuel, for critical applications or to be 100% sure of your fuel quality you should use a laboratory for a complete numerical quantitative analysis. When handling flammable fuels ensure all health, safety regulations and environment requirements are followed.