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Tata Sumo Engine Overhauling Procedure

Before proceeding to overhauling of engine it is desirable to have a preliminary inspection of the engine to ascertain whether an overhaul is necessary and to what extent. Check vehicle log book and check total kilometre covered by engine after last major overhaul and since inducted in service. Check for any major component change or repair carried out. Check if any defect was repetitive in nature and what repair was carried out. Check general condition of chassis and body of vehicle. At present in Air Force minimum life of diesel engine is 75,000 KM and life of TATA Sumo vehicle is 1,20,000 KM. By studying all…