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Influence of TDSI/Lutah fuel booster on the performance and emissions of diesel engine

A. M., Norkhizan and R., Mamat and A., Hamidi and Ahmad Fitri, Yusop (2018) Influence of TDSI/Lutah fuel booster on the performance and emissions of diesel engine. In: 3rd International Conference on Automotive Innovation and Green Energy Vehicle (AIGEV 2018), 25 - 26 July 2018 , Sri Manja Boutique Hotel, Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia.. pp. 1-10.. (Unpublished)

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The main purpose of fuel booster is to enhance the performance and exhaust emissions reduction of an engine. The main concern of this experimental analysis is to investigate the effect of fuel booster addition in the form of tablet and liquid into diesel fuel on performance of diesel engine. The result of performance was evaluated in terms of brake power, fuel consumption and brake specific fuel consumption (BSFC). While the exhaust gas temperature (EGT), CO, CO2, NOx and HC were measured and recorded to study the exhaust emission characteristics of the engine. The engine test was conducted under three different load or throttle position of 25%, 50% and 75% at constant engine speed of 1500 rpm. As a result, an addition of fuel booster slightly improved in term of brake power (BP), fuel consumption, BSFC, CO and HC. However, the exhaust emissions of CO2 and NOx showed slightly higher compared to baseline diesel. Overall, TDSI/LUTAH fuel booster relatively can improve fuel economy and performance.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Lecture)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Fuel booster; Diesel engines; Engines test
Subjects: T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery
Faculty/Division: Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Depositing User: Pn. Hazlinda Abd Rahman
Date Deposited: 13 Dec 2018 02:14
Last Modified: 13 Dec 2018 02:14
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