TESTING THE NEW 1600 DIESEL ENGINE AT FORD DAGENHAM, ENGLAND

Introduction of the 1600 diesel engine required Ford to reappraise their engine testing philosophy and to install new production testbeds. This paper outlines the engine, describes the test cycles chosen and the engine performance data that were sought from the hot test and overcheck beds. A technical description of the testbeds and computer control systems is given.

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  • Supplemental Notes:
    • International Congress and Exposition, Detroit, Michigan, February 27-March 2, 1984.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  United States  15096
  • Authors:
    • RAINE, J K
    • Salisbury, S F
  • Publication Date: 1984

Media Info

  • Features: Appendices; Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: 22 p.
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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00393011
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE 840058, HS-037 635
  • Files: HSL, USDOT
  • Created Date: Feb 28 1985 12:00AM