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Detroit Diesel 149 series engines Essential Diesel Engine Bolt Tightening Torques

 
Detroit Diesel 149 series
Main Bearing Bolts

step 1 = 100 Nm
step 2 = 250 Nm
step 3 = 393 Nm

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Detroit Diesel 149 series
Connecting Rod Bolts

step 1 = 50 Nm
step 2 = 90 Nm
step 3 = 183 Nm

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Detroit Diesel 149 series
Cylinder Head Bolts

step 1 = 100 Nm
step 2 = 204 Nm


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Detroit Diesel 149 series engines Diesel Engine Spec Sheets

 
Detroit Diesel 149 spec sheet collection p1
Detroit Diesel 149
spec sheet collection 
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Detroit Diesel 149 series engines Diesel Engine workshop repair Manuals

 
Detroit Diesel 12v149 workshop manual sections 1&2, p1
Detroit Diesel 149 workshop manual sections 1&2, 290 pages - click to download
Detroit Diesel 12v149 workshop manual sections 3 thru 12, p1
Detroit Diesel 149 workshop manual, sections 3 thru 7, 195 pages - click to download
Detroit Diesel 12v149 workshop manual sections 8 thru 15, p1
Detroit Diesel 149 workshop manual, sections 8 thru 15, 140 pages - click to download

Detroit Diesel 149 specifications brochure p1
Detroit Diesel 149
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Detroit Diesel 149 series engines Diesel Engine Specs

 
Detroit Diesel 149 series
Displacement, arrangement 
and compression ratio

Displacement
 8v149 = 19.6 liter, 1192 CID
12V149 = 29.4 liter, 1788 CID
16V149 = 39.2 liter, 2384 CID

Arrangement
Variants:
* V8, V12, V16 naturally aspirated
* V8, V12, V16 turbo-intercooled

Compression Ratio
Turbo engines - 16:1
natural aspiration - 17:1






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Detroit Diesel 149 series
Power and torque

Power
naturally aspirated engines
v12 = 805 hp, 601 kW @ 1800 rpm
v16 = 1070 hp 798 kW @ 1900 rpm

turbo-intercooled engines
 v8 = 900 hp, 671 kW @ 1900 rpm
v12 = 1350 hp, 1007 kW @ 1900 rpm
v16 = 1800 hp, 1343 kW @ 1900 rpm


Torque
naturally aspirated
v12 = 2326 lb.ft, 3154 Nm @ 1400 rpm
v16 = 3106 lb.ft, 4212 Nm @ 1400 rpm

V12 turbo-intercooled
v12 = 3909 lb.ft, 5301 Nm @ 1400 rpm
v16 = 5290 lb.ft, 7173 Nm @ 1400 rpm

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Detroit Diesel 149 series
Bore, stroke and weight

Bore
146 mm, 5.75 in

Stroke
146 mm, 5.75 in

Weight
approx:

naturally aspirated
v12 = 3851 kg
v16 = 4758 kg

turbo-intercooled
 v8 = 2727 kg
v12 = 4132 kg
v16 = 5085 kg



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Detroit Diesel 149 series
8v149 Dimensions

approx:
V8 turbo-intercooled
length 1625 mm 
width 1625 mm 
height 1727 mm







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Detroit Diesel 149 series
12v149 Dimensions

approx:
V12 naturally aspirated
length 2362 mm
width 1499 mm
height 1549 mm

V12 turbo-intercooled
length 2362 mm
width 1575 mm
height 1778 mm


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Detroit Diesel 149 series
16v149 Dimensions

approx:
V16 naturally aspirated
length 2794 mm 
width 1372 mm 
height 1524 mm

V16 turbo-intercooled
length 2692 mm 
width 1626 mm 
height 1727 mm


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Detroit Diesel 149 series engines Diesel Engine Images

 
Detroit Diesel 12v149TI and 16v149TI Spec Sheet p1
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