common-rail injection

common-rail injection

[′käm·ən ¦rāl in′jek·shən]
(mechanical engineering)
A type of diesel engine fuel-injection system in which one rail maintains the fuel at a specified pressure while feed lines run from the rail to each fuel injector.
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The MAN 48/60CR engines will operate in conjunction with MAN Diesel & Turbos well-proven, state-of-the-art, common-rail injection system that accommodates running on both heavy fuel oil and distillate fuels.
A common-rail injection system generates a high pressure (more than 1500 bar [14]), thereby producing fine fuel atomization for the engine and ensuring that combustion is as complete as possible.
6 HDi common-rail injection units that are found across the Peugeot line-up of this era.
With two turbochargers working together to boost performance across the entire rev range and a common-rail injection system capable of making up to five injections of fuel per cycle, it's a very advanced engine.
A new common-rail injection system achieves more precise combustion control, while new glow plugs speed up engine heating for enhanced efficiency from cold starts.
6 TDI diesel represents the Ibiza's passing into the age of common-rail injection.
The new EPS 200 diesel test bench for testing common-rail injection pumps and injectors produced by Bosch and other manufacturers will be demonstrated for the first time at the trade fair.
The new EPS 708 diesel test bench for testing common-rail injection pumps and injectors produced by Bosch and other manufacturers will also be demonstrated for the first time at the trade fair.
A high-pressure common-rail injection system delivers excellent combustion.
This is achieved by the use of high pressure common-rail injection, stop/start engine cut-out in traffic, changes to the gearing, improved aerodynamics and energysaving tyres.