Thursday, February 14, 2013

Diesel Engine Repair

Diesel engines are known for their reliability, long life expectancy, economical operation, and diesel fuel is non-explosive.

The diesel engine uses a rather simple processes to convert fuel to power. Keeping those processes in tune insures that the diesel engine will give you many years of reliable service.

When you do have a problem it is important to diagnose the situation correctly.
  • Is the diesel idling rough?
  • Is it emitting black, white or blue smoke?
  • Engine starts, but won't run?
There are a myriad of conditions that affect the proper operation of the diesel.

One of our best selling books for Diesel Engine Repair, here at The Motor Bookstore, is the Haynes Techbook, item # HY10330.

The Haynes Diesel Engine Repair Manual: General Motors & Ford, is packed with everything you need to know for working on many of the popular light truck, van and passenger car diesel engines. Diagnostic flow charts offer you fast resolutions to your repairs.

Whether it is a simple maintenance project or a major repair, if you have a diesel engine in your vehicle, you'll be glad you have this book in your shop library.

Publisher: Haynes Manuals, Inc. - 2004
Author: Ken Freund, John H. Haynes
Binding: Paperback - 8.25 x 10.75 inches
Pages: 284 - Hundreds of b&w photos and illustrations
ISBN: 978-1-56392-188-9