Re: M4A2 engine and clutch synchronizing, Power pack?
- Thanks for your patience Paul I may have other questions for you that your manual covers. TANKBARRELL thank you for that explanation, by chance do you have information on this assembly? If so could I respectfully impose upon you a scan of the engine/clutch operation and the adjustment procedures/images of the assembly?
--- In G104@yahoogroups.com, TANKBARRELL@... wrote:
> The M4A2 power pack uses, as already mentioned, two 671 diesels, each with
> its own clutch. When the clutches are engaged, both engines rotate at the
> same speed and drive a common output shaft from the gearcase.
> When the clutches are disengaged, each engine is free to run at its
> governed speed dependant on accelerator pedal position. If the engine idle speeds
> are not perfectly matched, it results in premature wear and a degree of
> extra strain on one or other clutch.