The MTU/Detroit Diesel 12V2000 is a series of diesel engines designed and manufactured by MTU, a German-based engine manufacturer. The 12V2000 series engines are a popular choice for use in various applications such as marine propulsion, power generation, and industrial applications.
These engines feature a 12-cylinder V-configuration and a displacement of 23.88 liters (1,454 cubic inches). The engines are available in two different versions: a mechanical injection engine and an electronically controlled engine.
The mechanical injection engine features a fuel system that relies on mechanical components such as injectors and fuel pumps, while the electronically controlled engine features an advanced electronic fuel injection system that provides greater precision and control over fuel delivery.
The 12V2000 engine is known for its reliability, durability, and high power output. Depending on the specific model and configuration, the engine can produce between 760 and 1480 horsepower (567 to 1104 kilowatts) and up to 3262 lb-ft (4420 Nm) of torque.
The engine is also designed to meet various emissions regulations, including Tier 3 and Tier 4 Final emissions standards, and can be configured to operate on a variety of fuels, including diesel, biodiesel, and synthetic fuels.
What are the specifications of MTU / Detroit Diesel 12V2000 Diesel Engine ?
Here are some specifications for the MTU/Detroit Diesel 12V2000 diesel engine:
- Engine type: V12 diesel engine
- Displacement: 23.88 liters (1,454 cubic inches)
- Bore x stroke: 130 mm x 150 mm (5.12 in x 5.91 in)
- Compression ratio: 18.0:1
- Aspiration: Turbocharged and aftercooled
- Fuel injection: Mechanical or electronic
- Valvetrain: Four valves per cylinder
- Lubrication system: Wet sump with oil cooler
- Cooling system: Liquid-cooled with heat exchanger
- Emissions compliance: Meets EPA Tier 3 and Tier 4 Final standards
- Power output: 760-1480 horsepower (567 to 1104 kilowatts)
- Torque: Up to 3262 lb-ft (4420 Nm)
- Fuel consumption: Varies depending on load and application
- Maximum speed: Varies depending on load and application
Dimensions and weight:
- Length: 77.1 in (1960 mm)
- Width: 47.2 in (1200 mm)
- Height: 56.7 in (1440 mm)
- Dry weight: 3,822 lbs (1733 kg)
Note that specifications may vary depending on the specific model and configuration of the engine.