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DV5 ENGINE

The Dv5 engine, also known as 1.5 BlueHDi, is a diesel engine manufactured by the French company PSA Group. There are two versions of the engine, a Dv5RD whose power output is between 75 and 100 hp and a Dv5RC whose maximum power output is 130 hp. Specifications: Technical problems have been detected in the …

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ELRING: leader in engine parts

As you know, Elring is one of the best known brands worldwide for its high quality engine spare parts for passenger cars and other brands such as Deutz. In this post, we are going to give you some Elring tips for the assembly of PTFE seals and the assembly of a Teflon sealing flange module …

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ELRING AND ITS FACTORY IN REUS

Part of our team had the opportunity to enjoy a technical conference with Joan Cortés, ElRing’s sales director in Spain, at its plant in Reus (Tarragona). In addition, they were accompanied by several rectifiers from different parts of Spain. As you know, ElRing is one of our main suppliers of engine spare parts such as …

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MECHANICAL AND HYDRAULIC TAPPET

The tappet plays an essential role in ensuring that the engine runs efficiently, but what is it, and how does it work? A tappet is a small cylindrical component located in the engine block. Its main function is to transfer the movement of the camshaft to the engine valves, allowing them to open and close …

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THE ENGINE VALVES

Engine valves are essential spare parts for internal combustion engines, as they allow air and fuel to flow in and out of the combustion chamber at the right time. There are two types of engine valves: intake and exhaust valves. Another important aspect of engine valves is the way they are operated. There are two …

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THE ENGINE TIMING

The timing system is indispensable for any combustion engine operation. Its main function is to move the camshaft, which will open and close the intake and exhaust valves. The timing kit consists of at least a chain (one or more) or belt and a tensioner. It can be more complete by adding pulley, guides or …

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HOW DOES COLD AFFECT VEHICLES?

We know that at this time of year, cold can cause a lot of problems in our vehicle. This usually happens for various reasons: because the car spends all night on the street at very low temperatures or due to weather factors such as rain, ice or snow. PROBLEMS CAN CAUSE COLD Next, we are …

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THE VARIABLE TIMING

Nowadays, most vehicles have a 4-stroke combustion cycle: intake, compression, explosion, and exhaust. The engine timing ensures that this cycle works correctly. Thanks to this system, the intake and exhaust valves are perfectly coordinated with the movement of the camshaft and this with the crankshaft. Timing is a key part when the vehicle begins to …

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TYPE OF INJECTION

The types of injection have evolved thanks to technology advance. Besides, the restrictive pollution regulations have accelerated the development of these systems to the ones we have today. Previously, a carburetor used to mix gasoline and air inside the combustion chamber. This system is responsible for supplying high-pressure fuel to the engine compression cycle. In …

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