Frequently Asked Questions
Here are answers to our most frequently asked questions about the ENGINE DIAPER from Engine Leak Diapers, Inc:
Question: Will the unit come off my vehicle at a certain speed?
Answer: No, the unit will not come off vehicle at any speed if it is installed according to specifications. Steel cables bolt it to frame and chassis.
Question: Can I install it to frame and chassis?
Answer: Yes, full comprehensive instructions are provided as a standard item with every purchase.
Question: What is the life of the ENGINE DIAPER?
Answer: The life of the ENGINE DIAPER will vary based primarily on driving conditions. On average, an ENGINE DIAPER has a life of 7 to 8 years if properly maintained. The absorbent pad is replaced every 6 to 8 months.
Question: Where do I recycle the pad?
Answer: The pad is recycled through all quick lube companies.
Question: How long will the pad last before reaching maximum capacity with oil?
Answer: The life of a pad is determined by the rate of oil leakage, anywhere between 6 and 8 months.
Question: Will the "shell" impact other parts of my vehicle when in motion?
Answer: No, the "shell" or tray, if attached properly according to instructions, does not affect the operation of any other part of the vehicle.
Question: What type of vehicle will it fit?
Answer: Since the ENGINE DIAPER is designed to be a universal fit device, a fit for all vehicles is possible.
Question: Can I transfer the unit from one vehicle to another?
Answer: Yes, the unit can be safely transferred to another vehicle when Engine Leak Diapers, Inc. installation instructions and specifications are used and followed.
Question: How does the ENGINE DIAPER connect to the vehicle?
Answer: The ENGINE DIAPER is attached to a vehicle through a series or system of U-Bolts and steel cables.
Question: How does the ENGINE DIAPER pad stay secured during movement of vehicle?
Answer: The absorbent pad is guaranteed to remain securely in place during movement of vehicle because it is attached to the "shell" by a series of wing-nut screw arrangements.
Question: Can I replace the pad myself?
Answer: Yes, the pad is easily replaced by detaching one side of the ENGINE DIAPER, removing the old pad, and inserting a new pad. Then the side of the ENIGNE DIAPER that was detached is reattached.
Question: Is it possible for the pad to ignite?
Answer: No, the ENGINE DIAPER pad is flame-retardant and will not ignite.