Fundamentals Of Medium/Heavy Duty Diesel Engines

Fundamentals Of Medium/Heavy Duty Diesel Engines

Book Title: Fundamentals Of Medium/Heavy Duty Diesel Engines

Author: CDX Automotive

Format: Hardback | 1394 pages

Publication Date: 18 Dec 2015

ISBN-13: 9781284067057

Based on the 2014 National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (NATEF) Medium/Heavy Truck Tasks Lists and ASE Certification Test Series for truck and bus specialists, Fundamentals of Medium/Heavy Duty Diesel Engines is designed to address these and other international training standards. The text offers comprehensive coverage of every NATEF task with clarity and precision in a concise format that ensures student comprehension and encourages critical thinking.
Fundamentals of Medium/Heavy Duty Diesel Engines describes safe and effective diagnostic, repair, and maintenance procedures for today's medium and heavy vehicle diesel engines, including the most current, relevant, and practical coverage of:
* HD-OBD emission diagnostics
* Common rail injection systems
* Exhaust after treatment systems, including diesel particulate filters, selective catalyst reduction (SCR), and lean NOx traps (LNT)
* Variable geometry and series turbocharging
* Exhaust gas recirculation
* Engine braking
* Major engine OEM-specific coverage of fuel, air induction, and diagnostic systems
* Electronic signal processing and sensor technology

Additional features include:
* Up-to-date NATEF coverage
* Support of ASE certification test preparation for diesel engine, medium-heavy truck, and bus test series
* A clear, accessible writing style
* Reinforcement of concepts learned
* Application to real-world practice
* A wealth of photographs, illustrations, and step-by-step explanations with visual summaries