Fuel Systems

Course Number: 
DSL 2010
Semester: 
Fall
Subject: 
Diesel (DSL)
Credits 
4.00

This course provides a comprehensive study of the theory, design, construction, and repair of diesel fuel system. Topics include an overview of diesel fuel injection systems; the chemistry of combustion; diesel fuel and alternatives; fuel transfer systems; mechanical injector nozzles; and Unit Electrical Injector’s (UEI); Bosch, Detroit Diesel, Caterpillar, Cummins DFI systems; governors; system diagnosis and service; and computerized fuel control systems. Light duty diesel fuel systems are also presented.

3 hours of lecture, 3 hours of lab per week