Troubleshooting and Repair of Diesel Engines

Troubleshooting and Repair of Diesel Engines

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Harness the Latest Tools and Techniques for Troubleshooting and Repairing Virtually Any Diesel Engine Problem

The Fourth Edition of Troubleshooting and Repairing Diesel Engines presents the latest advances in diesel technology. Comprehensive and practical, this revised classic equips you with all of the state-of-the-art tools and techniques needed to keep diesel engines running in top condition. Written by master mechanic and bestselling author Paul Dempsey, this hands-on resource covers new engine technology, electronic engine management, biodiesel fuels, and emissions controls. The book also contains cutting-edge information on diagnostics...fuel systems...mechanical and electronic governors...cylinder heads and valves...engine mechanics...turbochargers...electrical basics...starters and generators...cooling systems...exhaust aftertreatment...and more. Packed with over 350 drawings, schematics, and photographs, the updated Troubleshooting and Repairing Diesel Engines features:

New material on biodiesel and straight vegetable oil fuelsIntensive reviews of troubleshooting proceduresNew engine repair procedures and toolsState-of-the-art turbocharger techniquesA comprehensive new chapter on troubleshooting and repairing electronic engine management systems A new chapter on the worldwide drive for greener, more environmentally friendly diesels
Get Everything You Need to Solve Diesel Problems Quickly and Easily

* Rudolf Diesel * Diesel Basics * Engine Installation * Fuel Systems * Electronic Engine Management Systems * Cylinder Heads and Valves * Engine Mechanics * Turbochargers * Electrical Fundamentals * Starting and Generating Systems * Cooling Systems * Greener Diesels
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Product details

  • Paperback | 416 pages
  • 185 x 231 x 23mm | 628g
  • MCGRAW-HILL Professional
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 4th edition
  • 0071493719
  • 9780071493710
  • 418,892

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Rudolf Diesel
Chapter 2. Diesel Basics
Chapter 3. Engine Installation
Chapter 4. Basic Troubleshooting
Chapter 5. Mechanical Fuel Systems
Chapter 6. Electronic Management Ststems
Chapter 7. Cylinder Heads and Valves
Chapter 8. Engine Mechanics
Chapter 9. Air Systems
Chapter 10. Electrical Fundamentals
Chapter 11. Starting and Generating Systems
Chapter 12. Cooling systems
Chapter 13. Greener Diesels
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About Paul Dempsey

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