Engine in leading unit must be started first. Report this action to maintainer. To reset, see When the throttle is first opened, the control circuits are energized, the generator is connected to the traction motors, and the locomotive starts to move. By applying the rules, tips, and information given in this manual, you can enhance the performance and prolong the life of your diesel-electric locomotive. Training Manual for diesel locomotives 6.
It can be closed from three points on the locomotive, by pulling red knob at engineman's position or at either side of locomotive above center of rear truck. Experience will indicate how to set shutters. On locomotives equipped to stop wheel slipping automatically, ease off the throttle only when slipping is recurrent. We sell truck manuals, diesel engine manuals, construction equipment manuals, agricultural equipment manuals, generator manuals and more. The positions selected depend on operating conditions.
Thousands of mechanics worldwide have saved time and money by purchasing our downloadable manuals for their maintenance and repair jobs. Shutter Control - opens and closes shutters over radiator fan. To remove the bulb, follow the body removal instructions found in the Lubrication section on the proceeding pages. Pull the lamp straight out and replace it with Lionel part no. The pressures on the gages should conform to railroad standards. Some air pressure is required before throttle will operate engine above idling speed. Loosen bleeder plugs on Bosch pumps until fuel flows out, then tighten plugs.
There are eight power notches in addition to idling notch. Cut out this cylinder and report to maintainer. When pulling a heavy train, leave throttle a few seconds in each notch when advancing throttle. This position is desirable in ascending grades that have dips which would permit locomotive speeds high enough for an automatic transfer to Series-parallel with a subsequent manual transfer back to Series at the end of the dip resulting in a loss of momentum. I have never seen any of these before.
Control is such that the locomotive automatically operates in Series up to 8 mph, when accelerating, even though the controller may be set for Series-parallel or Reduced field. Never operate the locomotive through water that is more than 4 inches above the rail head. Set controller for Series-parallel in desired direction of movement and open throttle to move locomotive. Only one unit is used at a time. To pump air faster, pull out Motor-control switch, move reverse handle to Forward or Reverse position, and then advance throttle not more than four notches. All of our manuals are professional quality and available for instant download. Run water into filler pipe with steam-hose connection, under left center of locomotive, until water appears in overflow pipes or add water through filling hole on top of roof.
Reverse handle automatically controls sanders for forward or backward movement. Engine Maintenance Manual Model 567C 3. The pin then moves in engaging injection-pump crosshead and holds pump plunger mechanism off injection-pump drive camshaft. These manuals will show amateur auto mechanics all the ins and outs on how to do it right. When you apply power to the track, the locomotive moves in the direction specified by the reverse unit—or it sits in neutral, awaiting another power interruption.
To reset, pull out each Bosch pump cutout plunger and turn until the trip pin points straight down. To stop locomotive, pull out fuel pump switch and apply brakes. The transfer back to Series-parallel is also automatic. Then first open the top shutters by operating the lever in the cab. Vapor Corporation Lot of five misc. If not, and main-reservoir pressure is up, reducing valve may be stuck. Illustrations are included in original and enlarged sizes within the text.
As the throttle is opened wider, the engine speeds up, delivering more power to the generator and thus to the traction motors. The motors operate in Series up to 8 mph, then they are automatically connected in Series-parallel. David Last bumped by J. The switch resets automatically when oil pressure is restored. Greetings: I offer the following original manuals for diesel locomotives grouped and priced to sell! Because you must remove the trucks and the side frames to access the wheels, we recommend that you have the traction tires replaced by your authorized Lionel Service Center.