The manuals on this page are provided for public information and education and can be downloaded for free. This section lists possible engine problems that could be encountered with possible causes. Clean or replace the air cleaner element under moderately dusty conditions. Check that the fuel supply is adequate and the system is primed. After handling new or used elements the users hands should be thoroughly washed, particularly before eating. The battery and charge windings must be disconnected before commencing any electric welding when a pole strap is directly or indirectly connected to the engine.
Slacken the locknut A and adjust the screw B until the correct clearance has been obtained. Black smoke due to incomplete combustion of the fuel can be caused by overload, choked air filter, inlet air temperature too high or incorrect specification of fuel. Where it is not practical to continually change oils to suit varying ambient temperatures, a suitable multigrade oil is recommended to ensure adequate starting performance at the lowest temperature likely to be encountered. Operating Instructions - preliminary instructions 2. We can also write these files to disc for use on your computer if desired.
Lister manual collection of many years available as needed. Extended light load running early in the life of the engine may cause detrimental damage to the cylinder bore allowing lubricating oil to enter the exhaust system. Move the decompressor lever towards the flywheel. Running-in A gradual running-in of a new engine is not necessary. Remove the cover B by unscrewing the centre bolt C. Tighten the locknut whilst restraining the adjusting screw and re-check to ensure the clearance is correct. Hunting Air in the fuel system.
Build 32 is convection cooled. Loss of Power Incorrect tappet clearance. Remove the filler plugs and check that the electrolyte level is 6. If they are still fully charged reconnect them to the engine. The temperatures mentioned in the tables are the ambient temperatures at the time when the engine is started. Adjust the screw A until the exhaust valve just begins to move downwards when the lever is vertical. When electrical troubleshooting always start at the battery first.
Engine Servicing - schedule hours and troubleshooting 4. Engine Servicing - air cleaner 4. New Big End Bearings will require a certain amount of hand scraping when being fitted. Air in the fuel system. So that the two halves of the bearing shall register firmly one against the other, the Big End cap is made to draw up to within.
Intent here is to keep a comprehensive library of service information accessible for the old Lister stuff, especially obsolete machines. Engine Fluids - oil specification 3. All copyrights belong to copyright holders stated in the documents. Do you know and understand the engine and all the related systems? Remove the old element D and fit a new one. If the procedure is not carried out the engine should be run on full load for approximately 45 minutes once a month. Choked air cleaner or fuel filter.
The running clearance with the crankpin should not exceed 0. Remove the cleaner B from the manifold C. Never 'flash' connections to check current flow. Remove the cylinder head cover. Seal all openings on the engine with tape. Engine Servicing - fuel filter and battery 4.
Vent fuel at the pump through the bleed screw B until a full air free flow of fuel is obtained. · Ensure that there is a generous supply of cooling and combustion air available. C lean or replace the i njectors i f the exhaust is dirty. Fuel dilution of the lubricating oil will adversely affect cold starting and oil consumption. Any info you have would be welcome in my attempt to get this engine running again. Clean the top of the battery filler plug area. Failure to Attain Normal Speed Engine started on overload.
Remove the air cleaner from the manifold by removing the centre bolt A taking care to retain the copper washer. Faint blue smoke - appears with light load. . Clean the cylinder barrel and head fins. Turning the crankshaft the wrong way.