Diesel Fundamentals and Service

Diesel Fundamentals and Service

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For courses in Diesel Mechanics and Diesel Fuel Systems taught in two-year college associate degree programs. Using a "hands-on," "how-to" approach that ignites interest and facilitates learning, this straightforward introduction to the fundamentals of diesel engine systems provides complete coverage of the function, design, operation, diagnosis, service, and repair of the various systems and components of diesel engines, diesel fuel injection systems, and electronic control systems-covering everything students will need to know to successfully pass their certification tests and move on to rewarding careers in the use, maintenance, and service of diesel-powered equipment. Generously illustrated, it features a flexible 28-chapter, multiple subheadings format that is adaptable to a variety of different course designs and teaching preferences.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 739 pages
  • 216.9 x 286 x 33mm | 1,700.99g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 4th Revised edition
  • 0130843792
  • 9780130843791

Table of contents

1. Diesel Engine Operation and Classification. 2. Engine Performance, Power, and Efficiency. 3. Induction, Exhaust, and Turbocharger System Principles. 4. Induction, Exhaust, and Turbocharger System Service. 5. Cooling System Principles and Service. 6. Lubrication System Principles and Service. 7. Electrical Principles and Service Basics. 8. Battery Principles and Service. 9. Charging System Principles and Service. 10. Starting System Principles and Service. 11. Diesel Fuels and Fuel Supply Systems. 12. Diesel Fuel Injection. 13. Governing Fuel Delivery. 14. Electronic Control of Diesel Fuel Injection-Operating Principles. 15. Robert Bosch, AMBAC International, and Lucas CAV Multiplunger Injection Pumps. 16. V-Mac Control Systems - Robert Bosch and AMBAC. 17. Detroit Diesel Mechanical Unit Injector Fuel System. 18. Detroit Diesel Electronic Control Systems. 19. Cummins PT Fuel Injection System. 20. Cummins Electronic Control Systems. 21. Caterpillar Fuel Injection Systems. 22. Caterpillar Electronic Control Systems. 23. Hydraulic Electronic Unit Injector (HEUI) Fuel System. 24. AMBAC International Distributor Pumps. 25. Robert Bosch Type VE Distributor Pump. 26. Stanadyne (Roosa Master) and Lucas CAV Distributor Pumps. 27. Engine Diagnosis, Performance Testing, and Tune Up. 28. Cylinder Head and Valve Service. Appendix. Index.show more