Attending to the running diesel engine

Take the reading of the instruments when the engine is in running condition; watch the level of water in the expansion tank or radiator; watch the levels of oil in the sump, fuel injection pump housing and governor; watch the level of fuel oil in the fuel tank. Never allow the temperature of the coolant

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Diesel engine. Starling Procedure

Set the fuel rack control handle into a position for delivery. Set the governor handwheel into a position corresronding to the starting speed of the engine by turning the handwheel into Ihe maximum speed position and then backing it off through 3 lo 5 revolutions. Engage the cornpression-release gear on the 2ч and 6ч engines

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Diesel engine. Preparing for maiden starting

Remove the coat of rust preventer from the engine. Make sure the engine is well secured to the bedframe and properly coupled to the driven machine. Make sure all the auxiliaries are mounted on the engine in a secure way. Disconnect the load. Fill the fuel tank with fuel of the grade specified for the

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Safe Working with Diesel Engine. Safety rules

Authorized to attend to the diesel engine are only those persons who have received special training, have been briefed on safety rules and have passed a test confirming their knowledge of the fundamentals of engineering and of this publication. Never touch any rotating part of the engine by hand or tool and never repair the

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