Self Study Program 197 – The 2.8L Diesel engine in the LT 1997

VAG SSP 197. In this self study programme we present the new designs and functions of individual systems of the new Diesel engine. In the LT ‘97 commercial vehicle series, Volkswagen is adding a high-performance 2.8 l engine with direct fuel injection to the Diesel engine line.


  • Technical data
    • Overview
  • Engine – mechanical
    • Cylinder block
    • Oil circuit
    • Two-part flywheel
    • Timing gears
    • Direct injection
  • Diesel direct injection
    • General overview
    • Fuel supply
    • Distributor injection pump
    • Injection
    • Fuel cut-off
    • Speed control
    • Timing device
    • Injectors
    • Boost-pressure enrichment
    • Fuel filter
    • Turbocharger
  • Glow plug system
  • Self check

The Self Study Programme is not a repair manual!
For information on testing, adjustments and repairs, refer to the appropriate customer service literature.

Language: English
Format: PDF
Pages: 32

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