engine accessory

engine accessory

A part or an assembly connected to, or used with, an engine but not essential to its operation, such as a generator or a hydraulic pump. Most engine accessories are driven through the engine accessory drive.
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There is also a Hydraulic Valve Lash Adjuster that ensures correct valve clearance, a single engine accessory drive belt for the air-con compressor and alternator, and a cartridge-type oil filter for easy maintenance.
That area was redesigned so that any oil leaking around the engine accessory drive seal drains overboard and not into the pump--which caused oil-related failures to drop by a factor of 20, according to Henderson.
“With PIC Gauge now being available for both iPhone and Android phones, the innovative app will increase the number of users conducting belt inspections to determine optimal engine accessory belt drive system performance,” said David Miller, Gates Vice President of Marketing.
The pump is mounted to an engine accessory pad and connected to the panel-mounted instruments by a space-eating web of hoses, tubing and accessories.
Some parts, including the engine accessory gearbox and flight deck controls, have already arrived at CIASTA, located at Bombardier's Mirabel facility.
Currently fitted to a centrifugal super charger, the device is being adapted to improve engine accessory efficiency over a broad band of speeds and loads.
provides a wide variety of engine replacement parts and engine accessory products, as well as slow-speed engines, four- and six-cylinder engines, generator sets and chemical injector pumps for the oil and gas industry and other industrial engine markets worldwide.