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Books for this module from Amazon US
Aviation Maintenance Technician Series: Powerplant by Dale Crane
FAA Airframe and Powerplant Mechanics: Powerplant Handbook
Airplane Maintenance & Repair: A Manual for Owners, Builders, Technicians
Aircraft Reciprocating Engines -- Dale Crane

Books for this module from Amazon UK
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viation Maintenance Technician Series: Powerplant by Dale Crane
FAA Airframe and Powerplant Mechanics: Powerplant Handbook
Airplane Maintenance & Repair: A Manual for Owners, Builders, Technicians
Aircraft Reciprocating Engines -- Dale Crane


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MODULE 16 — PISTON ENGINE
Category A: 52 multi-choice and 0 essay questions. Time allowed 65 minutes.
Category B1: 72 multi-choice and 0 essay questions. Time allowed 90 minutes.
Category B3: 68 multi-choice and 0 essay questions. Time allowed 85 minutes.

MODULE 16. PISTON ENGINE
LEVEL                   A B1 B3
16.1 Fundamentals  1  2  2
Mechanical, thermal and volumetric efficiencies;
Operating principles — 2 stroke, 4 stroke, Otto and Diesel;
Piston displacement and compression ratio;
Engine configuration and firing order.

16.2 Engine Performance  1  2  2
Power calculation and measurement;
Factors affecting engine power;
Mixtures/leaning, pre-ignition.

16.3 Engine Construction  1  2  2
Crank case, crank shaft, cam shafts, sumps;
Accessory gearbox;
Cylinder and piston assemblies;
Connecting rods, inlet and exhaust manifolds;
Valve mechanisms;
Propeller reduction gearboxes.

16.4 Engine Fuel Systems

16.4.1 Carburettors  1  2  2
Types, construction and principles of operation;
Icing and heating

LEVEL                               A B1 B3
16.4.2 Fuel injection systems  1  2  2
Types, construction and principles of operation.

16.4.3 Electronic engine control  1  2  2
Operation of engine control and fuel metering systems including electronic engine control (FADEC);
Systems lay-out and components.

16.5 Starting and Ignition Systems  1  2  2
Starting systems, pre-heat systems;
Magneto types, construction and principles of operation;
Ignition harnesses, spark plugs;
Low and high tension systems.

16.6 Induction, Exhaust and Cooling Systems  1  2  2
Construction and operation of: induction systems including alternate air systems;
Exhaust systems, engine cooling systems — air and liquid.

16.7 Supercharging/Turbocharging  1  2  2
Principles and purpose of supercharging and its effects on engine parameters;
Construction and operation of supercharging/turbocharging systems;
System terminology;
Control systems;
System protection.

16.8 Lubricants and Fuels  1  2  2
Properties and specifications;
Fuel additives;
Safety precautions.

16.9 Lubrication Systems  1  2  2
System operation/lay-out and components.

16.10 Engine Indication Systems  1  2  2
Engine speed;
Cylinder head temperature;
Coolant temperature;
Oil pressure and temperature;
Exhaust Gas Temperature;
Fuel pressure and flow;
Manifold pressure.

16.11 Powerplant Installation  1  2  2
Configuration of firewalls, cowlings, acoustic panels, engine mounts, anti-vibration
mounts, hoses, pipes, feeders, connectors, wiring looms, control cables and rods,
lifting points and drains.

16.12 Engine Monitoring and Ground Operation  1  3  2
Procedures for starting and ground run-up;
Interpretation of engine power output and parameters;
Inspection of engine and components: criteria, tolerances, and data specified by
engine manufacturer.

16.13 Engine Storage and Preservation  —  2  1
Preservation and depreservation for the engine and accessories/systems.