Troubleshooting and Repairing Diesel Engines, 5th Edition

by: Paul Dempsey


Abstract: Solve diesel engine problems quickly and easily using the latest methods. This hands-on guide shows, step by step, how to save time and money by learning to identify and fix virtually any diesel engine problem yourself. Thoroughly updated to cover the latest advances in diesel technology, Troubleshooting and Repairing Diesel Engines, Fifth Edition, contains hundreds of drawings, schematics, and photographs to ensure success and avoid frustration. This fully revised classic resource equips you with all of the techniques you need to keep diesel engines running in top condition. Inside, you'll find: • Up-to-date coverage of biodiesel and green fuels • Step-by-step troubleshooting procedures • New engine repair procedures and tools • The latest turbocharging methods • Details on new diesel/hydrogen and diesel/methane engines Coverage includes: • Rudolf Diesel • Diesel basics • Diesel operation • Stationary and marine engine installation • Mechanical and electronic fuel systems • Basic troubleshooting • Electronic engine management systems • Cylinder heads and valves • Engine mechanics • Engine rebuilding • Turbochargers • Air systems • Electrical fundamentals • Starting and generating systems • Air and liquid cooling systems • Greener diesels
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Title: Troubleshooting and Repairing Diesel Engines, 5th Edition

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education: New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Athens, London, Madrid, Mexico City, Milan, New Delhi, Singapore, Sydney, Toronto

Copyright / Pub. Date: 2018 McGraw-Hill Education

ISBN: 9781260116434

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Paul Dempsey is a master mechanic and the author of more than 30 technical books, including Small Gas Engine Repair (now in its Fourth Edition) and How to Repair Briggs & Stratton Engines (now in its Fourth Edition), both available from McGraw-Hill Education. He has also written more than 100 magazine and journal articles on topics ranging from teaching techniques to maintenance management to petroleum-related subjects.

Description: Solve diesel engine problems quickly and easily using the latest methods. This hands-on guide shows, step by step, how to save time and money by learning to identify and fix virtually any diesel engine problem yourself. Thoroughly updated to cover the latest advances in diesel technology, Troubleshooting and Repairing Diesel Engines, Fifth Edition, contains hundreds of drawings, schematics, and photographs to ensure success and avoid frustration. This fully revised classic resource equips you with all of the techniques you need to keep diesel engines running in top condition. Inside, you'll find: • Up-to-date coverage of biodiesel and green fuels • Step-by-step troubleshooting procedures • New engine repair procedures and tools • The latest turbocharging methods • Details on new diesel/hydrogen and diesel/methane engines Coverage includes: • Rudolf Diesel • Diesel basics • Diesel operation • Stationary and marine engine installation • Mechanical and electronic fuel systems • Basic troubleshooting • Electronic engine management systems • Cylinder heads and valves • Engine mechanics • Engine rebuilding • Turbochargers • Air systems • Electrical fundamentals • Starting and generating systems • Air and liquid cooling systems • Greener diesels