Volvo Penta D3-170 is an in-line 5-cylinder, 2.4-litre diesel engine with an aluminium cylinder block and cylinder head, using common-rail with piezo-electric injectors, double overhead camshafts, and Variable Geometry Turbo (VGT). This contributes to outstanding torque during acceleration.
The Volvo Penta D3 is a refined version of a proven, renowned engine concept. This strong, solid and robust engine delivers excellent reliability and long service life
COMPACT AND LIGHTWEIGHT
The engine is ultra-compact for its swept volume and fully symmetrical, making it very easy to install. Aluminium cylinder block and cylinder head gives the engine extremely low weight for its power output
UNIQUE MARINE TORQUE
Volvo Penta engines excel with their unique marine torque. High torque at low rpm gives rapid acceleration to the plane and massive manoeuvring power. Even at high load and high rpm, the torque remains strong to provide efficient cruising speed in all conditions.
LOW FUEL CONSUMPTION
The high-tech fuel injection system helps make the engine highly fuel efficient. The control unit monitors several parameters which reduces the overall fuel consumption
High capacity charging is standard. The 180A alternator and integrated temperature compensated charging regulator.
ELECTRONIC VESSEL CONTROL
Volvo Penta Electronic Vessel Control fully integrates the engines, electronics and the unique set of optional features, such as Single-lever Mode, Cruise Control, Glass Cockpit and more. e-Key is standard.
FRESH WATER COOLING
The engine is fitted with freshwater cooling as standard. This reduces internal corrosion and enables the engine to maintain a consistent and optimal working temperature under all conditions.
For the first 2 years, the warranty covers the complete engine package and for the following 3 years, major components. Accessories bought simultaneously with engines will also benefit from an extended warranty period. Extended coverage available for full 5 years at additional cost.
– Electronically controlled common rail fuel system
– Compact dimensions
– Electronic controls are standard
– Variable Geometry Turbo (VGT)
– Solid and robust engine design
– Heavy-duty engine cover
– Easily accessible service points
– Instrumentation with full Electronic Vessel Control functionality
– Emission Compliance EU RCD Stage II, US EPA Tier 3