East Coast Diesel have been awarded the job to overhaul 2x Scania DI-16 for a new customer.
Upon inspection of these engines the engineers crack tested the cylinder blocks which resulted in one failing, this is a common issue with the scania DI-16 the blocks are prone to cracking.
Two new blocks have been delivered to enable the job to progress with overhauls as the customer requested for both to be replaced due to the engines being the same age. Over the coming weeks these will be fully rebuilt back to manufacturers specification ready for dyno testing.
Check the news section in the near future to see the end result.