Diesel engines are great, they often can give more miles per gallon or deliver more power than more conventional gasoline powered engines. Some may even say they are bit more technologically advanced and clean diesel is becoming a popular choice among the more environmentally conscious drivers. That being said, diesel engines do come with their own set of issues.
If regularly scheduled maintenance is neglected when it comes to your diesel engine, the repairs can often times be more involved than regular gasoline engines. But diesel engines due have the advantage when it comes to longevity. They tend to outlast gasoline engines by a noticeable margin and do not breakdown as often when compared to a gasoline engine. This is only possible with low cost maintenance services such as oil and oil filter changes.