M11 Industrial Operation and Maintenance – t00-001

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General Information

General Information


This guide describes some typical engine operating problems, their causes, and some acceptable corrections to those problems. Unless noted otherwise, the problems listed are those which an operator can diagnose and repair.


Performing troubleshooting procedures NOT outlined in this section can result in equipment damage or personal injury or death. Troubleshooting must be performed by trained, experienced technicians. Consult a Cummins Authorized Repair Location for diagnosis and repair beyond that which is outlined, and for symptoms not listed in this section. Before beginning any troubleshooting, refer to General Safety Instructions in Section i of this manual.

Follow the suggestions below for troubleshooting:

  • Study the complaint thoroughly before acting
  • Refer to the engine system diagrams
  • Do the easiest and most logical things first
  • Find and correct the cause of the complaint

Last Modified:  25-Jun-2009