DieselTalk

DieselEngineTrader's FREE Diesel Engine Forums

new topic search Categories login View Mitsubishi Engines

CATEGORY LISTINGS > MITSUBISHI > Engine failure Mitsubishi 18KU30A [ REFRESH ]
Thread Title:

Engine failure Mitsubishi 18KU30A


Created On Tuesday August 23, 2011 03:42 Diesel Talk
Diesel Talk Forum

Zeewolde2008
Diesel Talk Forum
Posts: 1
Joined: Aug 2011

Note Tuesday August 23, 2011 03:42 View thread in raw text format
Diesel Talk
Dear people,

I am looking for information and answers that can help me regarding an issue that happened to me after mayor overhaul on a Mitsubishi engine 18KU30A
after completion this overhaul engine performed load test and approaching 50% load the engine failed and shut down due to severe part damages.
During removal of the cylinder cover it appeares that this particular cylinder was not equipped with the required cylinder head gasket.
Now the manufacturer claims it was due to this missing gasket but how can such an gasket cause such great damage. Is anyone familiar with this kind of
failure or can explain the statement manufacturer claims because I can not accept such an instant statement while the drawing they refer to in their report
does not backup their statement.
Any kind of information or specific drawing details are very welcome, on forehand thx very much for your interest and - or effort.

KR Harry Knol

-------------------------
Mechanical Support Zeewolde
Diesel Talk Forum
Reply Diesel Talk Forum Quote Diesel Talk Top Diesel Talk Forum Bottom Diesel Talk
Diesel Talk Forum
CATEGORY LISTINGS > MITSUBISHI [ REFRESH ]
Diesel Sales
Diesel Sales
IESC CORP.
Young & Sons Inc.
Luoyang Diron Parts Trading Co.,Ltd
Diesel Sales
Advertize on Diesel Engine Trader

Customer Testimonials

Newsletter

Subscribe to our mailing list to get all the latest DET news.as well as daily or weekly notifications of new engines and spare parts listings.

'DieselEngineTrader is a very helpful site when it comes to advertising. We appreciate your attention to help improve the listings at our request. We will continue advertising on your unique website, which has been very helpful in our engine sales. We've recieved inquires from around the world! Thank you.'

Aaron & Laura Lewan, Tennessee, USA

'Sold a Detroit 6V92 to a customer in Chicago after listing it on DieselEngineTrader.com for only 3 months. - I'm delighted as we had the engine for 10 years!'

Charlie Simon, Florida Detroit Diesel-Allison, USA

'We had a Mercedes engine in stock for over a year but were unable to sell it in Belgium - it was an unusual specification for generator use. Once we listed it on DieselEngineTrader.com, we sold it to a customer in England! We get regular enquiries from customers across the world.'

Rob Verhoeven, Hamofa Engines, Belgium