in this case the c15 comes with 350 to 600+ hp from the factory. In fact, I know that CAT can adjust the performance while maintaining the warranty.
Use a Cat 3406B with attitude. Carefully loosen the deep bottom lock nuts, then remove the ratchet and insert the Allen key into the socket so that the locknut can be held in place. Turn both screws exactly the same number of turns. You usually do a full turn on both of them first and then do it.
Dimensions and Weight The 3406 has a total dry weight of 6,819 lbs excluding engine accessories. Measured from the end of the engine to the end of the flywheel housing, the length of the engine is 117.28 inches while the overall width is 39.22 inches. It has an overall height of 58.04 inches.
In terms of flaws, the 3406E is actually quite good, especially when compared to other Caterpillar engines. But like all engines, they still had their problems. This was fixed when the engine was upgraded to C15 and the gaskets replaced the gaskets as well as a new block design.
The C15s are available from 435 to 550 horsepower and torque up to 1,850 lb-ft.
Caterpillar 3406 PEEC (Programmable Electronic Engine Control) standards.
Based on test specifications, the nominal full throttle boost pressure (1900) is 22.00 psi. However, the bottom in the spec is 18.65 psi. At the torque control speed (1200) the nominal increase should be 21.1 psi, the floor specification is 17.9 psi, not a million miles from what you are measuring.
How to get the most out of your engine. Improve air supply. One surefire way to increase the performance of a diesel vehicle is to improve the airflow to the engine. Change or program the ECM. Use new injectors. Turbocharger. High performance exhaust.
PEORIA, Illinois - After months of speculation, Caterpillar announced it will leave the heavy-duty truck manufacturer by 2010 before the next round of emissions laws begins. Significantly, the truck will have a Navistar Catbrand engine, says Skredder.
CAT C15 engine technical data. by Tim McQuade. The C15 is a powerful diesel engine from Caterpillar. It is intended for use in fleets and scheduled services. Caterpillar won the J.D. Won the Power and Associates Award for Customer Satisfaction with High Performance Professional Diesel Engines.
Not sure, but I think a 3406 will contain between 7 and 9 gallons of engine oil.
Caterpillar Inc. Public Industry Type Heavy Machinery Engines Financial Services Predecessor CL Best Manufacturing Company Holt Founded April 15, 1925 California, USA Headquarters in Deerfield, Illinois, USA
Most engine serial numbers can be found on the nameplate, which is usually located on the driver’s side of the valve cover. Not all motorcycles are uniform in the placement of these information signs.
1098.4 cubic meters