Diesel Engine Starting Process (Manual Operation)


Here,

L/O
Lube Oil
F/O
Fuel Oil
R/A
Rocker Arm
J/W
Jacket Water
HSD
High  Speed Diesel
HFO
Heavy Fuel Oil





If step-3 is ok then go to step-4




HSD to HFO conversion


Problems during engine starts and possible solutions

Problems
Possible solutions
Engine is not cranking
Engaged turning gear and do the turning operation
Engine cranking at low speed but combustion is not starting
Check starting air pressure
Increase fuel temperature
Check main air starting v/v and air distributor
Engine cranking at medium speed but combustion is not starting
Check the fuel pressure
Check the Governor




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2 comments:

  1. This is the basic engine operation.

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  2. Thanks for sharing these step by step process this manual helps a lot to have a good following for a beginner.

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