Do you know? How car starter works? Do you know what happens inside the car engine compartment once you turn on the car/vehicle ignition key? You simply supply the battery power to the starter of a car to turn on the engine. This blog is about the starter of a car and the functions of a car starting system.
Let's understand why crankshaft is so essential? It transmits the power from the engine cylinder to the flywheel and gearbox. The crankshaft helps to maintain the firing order of the engine. The crankshaft balances engine dynamics, vibrations, centrifugal forces. It provides drive to the camshaft, engine fuel pump, water pump, oil pump, engine alternator, steering pump, and A/C compressor.
A fuel system is a series of components connected to supply fuel (petrol or diesel) from the fuel tank to the fuel injector OR carburetor
The braking system is an integral part of the vehicle safety system. This blog is about types of braking systems, how the brake system works, the difference between air brake and hydraulic brake, and the difference between mechanical brake systems Vs. hydraulic brake system.
This blog is about internal combustion engine operating cycles. Whether it's a petrol engine or diesel engine, both have different operating cycles.
Engine oil pan bolted to the crankcase to serves as the bottom enclosure of the engine.
Engine/cylinder blocks also provide structural support to the gearbox. In modern automotive engine blocks and gearbox are bolted together. For smooth functions of the engine, robust construction of cylinder block is essential.
Following factors also considered for classification of engines. 2 Stroke Engine4 Stroke EngineTypes of Ignition (Spark Ignited / Compression Ignited)Single-cylinder or multiple cylinders or V-Type cylinder Air-cooled engine or water-cooled engine SOHC - Single Overhead camshaft or DOHC- Double overhead camshaft. Naturally aspirated engine or Turbo Charged engine Rotary engine.
During this lock-down, one thing most of the people bit worried about car and bike condition. Post lock down many people may start to experience a dying car / SUV battery and a flat tire (puncture).
This blog is about invention of diesel engine.