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Diesel Engine Technical Index

Useful technical items, plus news and veiws of a more technical nature.

Your Diesel Engine Specs

Basic specs are open to everyone and include images, displacement, dimensions and weight, essential bolt tightening torques, the characteristics of the engine like its power and torque.
Essential bolt tightening torques are the main bearing cap bolt torque, the connecting rod cap bolt torque and the cylinder head bolt torques.

Some Popular Engine Specs

We provide specs, manuals and technical information for diesel engines.

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Conversions Metric to Imperial


Overheating in diesel engines

Air Box Pressure in 2-stroke diesel engines

Standard Bolt torques

SAE Flywheel Housing Sizes

Affects of altitude on diesel engines

Fuel consumption issues, formulae and tables

emission control systems

Special Tools for diesel engines

ADE, Mercedes fault finding chart

Cummins Diesel Engines Plus-Minus torque values explained

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