DESL-1271 - Fuel Systems I
Prerequisites: DESL1211, DESL1221, & DESL1231 Fuel fundamentals, testing, octane and cetane numbers, additives, and how fuels react during compression and combustion in gasoline and diesel applications. The use of alternate fuels in gasoline and diesel engines including a discussion of the pros and cons. Theory, construction, and operation of fuel tanks, fuel gauges, fuel lift pumps, air and fuel filtering systems, fuel lines and intake/exhaust manifold systems. Includes theory, construction, and operation of heat exchangers. Theory, construction, operation, servicing, and troubleshooting of turbochargers is covered.