1.6 turbocharged diesel engine (GTD).
|Volkswagen produces a
series of 4-, 5- and 6-cylinder naturally aspirated diesel engines
of the swirlchamber type since 1978. On this basis the development
of the 4- and 5-cylinder turbocharged engine was begun. This site
describes the specifications of the 4-cylinder naturally aspirated
engine as well as the 4-cylinder turbocharged diesel engine. These
engines has a nominal power output between 40 and 59 kW. Also the
performance characteristic of the major engine components as well as
fuel consumption, oil system and cooling system are described on
this site. At last you can find some information about the different
transmissions used by Volkswagen diesel engines.