What does engine will derate mean?

What does engine will derate mean?

Engine derating is the reduction of an engine’s output due to less-than-ideal operating conditions. Derating sometimes is done intentionally when you want to prolong the engine’s life and avoid substantial wear or damage.

What does SCR stand for in diesel engines?

Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) is an advanced active emissions control technology system that injects a liquid-reductant agent through a special catalyst into the exhaust stream of a diesel engine. The reductant source is usually automotive-grade urea, otherwise known as Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF).

What does poor SCR quality mean?

In short, this message means that the NOx emissions measured at the outlet NOx sensor are higher than the computer expects for a given situation. Bad NOx sensors. Contaminated SCR box.

Is the SCR engine going to derate soon?

Second time in a month, cel and a message “SCR Fault, engine will derate soon”. Code come back def system loss of prime. Sitting waiting at Mack now, and there’s a crew of roofers and a crane waiting on site for me……frustrating.

What does SCR system fault mean in a truck?

A have a 2012 freightliner cascadia DD15 And show this code EEC 61. The two check engine light and red light is flashing and shutoff the engine. … read more I have a Cummins ISB that someone cleared all of my after-treatment codes out of. Now all I have left is a torque derate and an scr most … read more I have a C9 in my RV.

Is the SCR system fault on a Volvo?

Discussion in ‘ Volvo Forum ‘ started by AlexD13, Aug 6, 2016 . Hello Everyone, I am stuck in Phoenix.. Dash shows, SCR System Fault, Engine will Derate in <60 mins.. please help me.. Dealer says they cant take me in til Monday.

Why is my Ford truck in derate mode?

The shop diagnosed the truck with a bad particulate sensor. The sensor was replaced and the code did not come back. The 3712 and 3714 codes however would not clear, and the engine was in derate mode. Below you can see the conditions for clearing the code: