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Exhaust gas recirculation

New EGR coolers reduce emissions from diesel engines

Abgasrückführung

Neue Abgaskühler reduzieren Emissionen von Dieselmotoren

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If diesel engines are to meet future exhaust emissions limits, several emission-reducing technologies will have to be combined. Cooled exhaust gas recirculation will play a major role in this technology mix, since it prevents NOx from being produced. Now, a new exhaust cooler with an integrated bypass for use in passenger cars will also make it possible to reduce HC and CO emissions. The following is a slightly shortened version of the German article.

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Eitel, J., Kramer, W. & Lutz, R. Exhaust gas recirculation. ATZ Worldw 105, 25–26 (2003). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03224626

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Keywords

  • Diesel Engine
  • Catalytic Converter
  • Commercial Vehicle
  • Diesel Oxidation Catalyst
  • German Article