Contents – central themes
History of the diesel engine – Basic principles of the diesel engine and of diesel fuel injection – Cylinder–charge control systems – Diesel fuel–injection systems: in–line, distributor and single–plunger fuel–injection pumps, unit injector, unit pump, common rail – Electronic Diesel Control – Emissions–Control engineering and emissions–control legislation – Sensors – Diagnostics )on–board diagnostics).
The target groups
- Motor–vehicle technicians in education and vocational training
- Motor–vehicle foremen and technicians in garage–workshops
- Teachers in vocational schools
- Lecturers and students at universities and technical colleges
About the Bosch Group
Bosch is the world′s largest independent supplier of parts and equipment for motor vehicles. Innovations by Bosch have shaped the development of the automobile. Bosch′s dominant technological role in many fields is demonstrated by the fact that is has the most patent application in automotive engineering in Germany, to the European Patent Office and in the USA.
History of the diesel engine.
Areas of use for diesel engines.
Basic principles of the diesel engines.
Cylinder–charge control systems.
Basic principles of diesel fuel–injections.
Overview of diesel fuel–injection systems.
Fuel supply system to the lo–pressure stage.
Overview of in–line fuel–injection pump systems.
Presupply pumps for in–line fuel–injection pumps.
Type PE standard in–line fuel–injection pumps.
Governors and control systems for in–line fuel–injection pumps.
Control–sleeve in–line fuel–injection pumps.
Overview of distributor fuel–inject pump systems.
Helix and port–controlled distributor injection pumps.
Auxiliary control modules for distributor injection pumps.
Solenoid–Valve–controlled distributor injection pumps.
Emission–control legislation.486 Exhaust–gas measuring techniques.
Index of technical terms.
"A comprehensive insight into the extended diesel fuel–injection system .This 4th edition includes new, updated and extended information on several subjects." (Motor Industry Magazine, September 2008)