Testing Services – Fuel System Testing

Fuel System Testing

Sterling Performance Testing Service specializes in the testing of fuel systems and components, including Live Fuel and Hot Fuel testing. Components are accurately tested according to any required temperature and / or pressure schedule.

You get timely, accurate results for your fast paced development, durability and validation testing requirements. We work to your schedule.

We can test just about anything you need because of our custom capabilities and specialized knowledge. Additionally, with our machine shop and expanding facilities and capabilities, we can setup and execute just about any test you need.

We are your Fuel System Testing experts.
Call and ask about fuel system testing for you (including custom testing). 248-685-7811

Fuel Evaporative Emission Testing / Permeation Testing Lab:

  • Fuel Evaporative Emission Testing / Permeation
  • SHED’s / Full Size, Micro and Mini SHED
  • Custom SHED Design & Build
  • Component to Full-Sized Vehicle Capabilities
  • Multiple Sizes to Match Components
  • Proven SHED Stability Post Burn Off
  • Paramount SHED Retentions
  • Isolated Permeation Testing Area
  • Environmental Cambers
  • Variable Volume/ Variable Temperature
  • Thermal Cycling -77°C to 177°C
  • Humidity Controlled Lab
  • Ventilation System
  • Heated Total Hydrocarbon Analyzers
  • Multipoint Hydrocarbon Sampling
  • Continuous Hydrocarbon Lab Monitoring for Low Background Levels
  • Fuel Vapor Canister Testing – Load / Purge
  • Helium Leak Testing – Pressure / Decay / Flow

Fuel Injection R&D and Component Testing:

  • Fuel Injection Testing
  • Fuel Injectors, Injector Durability Testing
  • Fuel Rail Testing
  • Throttle Body Testing / Throttle Bodies
  • Fuel Pressure Dampers, Durability Testing
  • Pressure Pulsation Testing, Maldistribution Testing

Fuel Storage R&D:

  • Fuel Storage Testing
  • Tank Aging / Tank Testing
  • Multiple Soak Rooms / Fuel Soaks
  • Tanks, Tank Slosh
  • Pressure/ Vacuum Testing
  • Filling and Tilt
  • Fill testing
  • Drop Testing

Fuel Delivery R&D and Component Testing:

  • Fuel Delivery System Testing
  • Fuel Pumps, Pump Durability Testing, Performance Testing
  • Fuel Filters, Filter Durability, Performance Testing
  • Level Senders, Durability Testing, Fuel Slosh Testing
  • Fuel Modules, Durability, Performance Testing
  • Fuel Hoses and Pipes Testing
  • Valves / Seals / Fittings Testing
  • Carbon Canister Testing

Additional Services Provided Within the Testing Service:

  • Vehicle Instrumentation
  • Development and Durability Testing
  • Tensile Testing @ Temperature
  • Burst Pressure up to 30,000 psi
  • Internal Corrosion
  • Salt Spray / Corrosion Testing
  • Fluid Pulsation Data Acquisition
  • Pressure/ Vacuum Cycling up to 4,500 psi
  • Thermal Cycling -77° C to 177° C

Engine R&D:

  • Dynamometers: 3 Development Cells
  • 2,000 HP and 2,000 ft. lb. torque

More Reasons To Test at Sterling Performance:

  • Multiple Buildings to Ensure Customer Privacy
  • Guaranteed Precision Test Results
  • Professional, Concise, Accurate Test Reports
  • Speciation Samples (Available Upon Request)
  • EPA Recognized Laboratory
  • CARB & EPA Specifications
  • Environmentally Conscious Methodology
  • Custom Specifications
  • Class-1 Div-1 Facilitation

For more information or to request a quote, contact us today.

Other Services

Carbon canister testing

Complete Carbon Canister Testing using the guidelines set forth by EPA & CARB

Battery Testing

Battery Cell Testing, Battery Pack Testing on all types of batteries, including EV battery testing.

Hose Testing

All forms of hoses, assemblies, & connectors. Fuel hose testing, coolant hose testing, fluid hose testing, automotive hose testing.

Pump Testing

Any Fuels or Fluids, Hydraulic oils, and water, Including EV cooling pump testing for EV’s & PHEV’s.

Evaporative Emissions

Evaporative emissions testing utilizing SHED testing methods.

Thermal Shock Testing

We can simulate virtually any environmental condition with our multiple thermal & humidity chambers.

Fuel System Components

Anything related to the fuel delivery system, pumps, injectors, lines, tanks, valves, fill pipes, rails.

Fluids Testing

From Coolants to solvents to oils, filters, hoses, & plastic parts.

Vibration Testing/NVH Testing

Vibration, shock, and acceleration testing can be done individually or in conjunction with temperature, pressure, flow.