AGEGR 066 - Compact Diesel Engines - Units 2.5

This course is an explanation of the design, operation, and proper maintenance of the latest compact diesel engines approved by the California Air Resources Board (CARB) for operation and sales in California after 1997. Topics include fuel characteristics, current emissions testing and standards, related engine systems, operation, and trouble-shooting. Problem-solving component failures and disassembly/assembly of a representative engine is included. Upon successful completion of this course the student is prepared to take the Outdoor Power Equipment Certification (OPEC) test. (CSU)