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All About the Perkins 1104C-44TAG2 Engine

What is the Perkins 1104C-44TAG2 diesel engine?

The Perkins 1104C-44TAG2 diesel engine is a part of Perkins 1100 range of engines. The 1104C-44TAG2 engine has been engineered to produce six cylinder capability from a four cylinder combination.

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Where is the Perkins 1104C-44TAG2 diesel engine currently manufactured?

The 1104C-44TAG2 engine is a 4.4 litre turbocharged 4 cylinder engine which is currently manufactured in Peterborough, UK. The Perkins build number for this engine begins RJ.

Crucially the 1104C-44TAG2 engine has a much more reduced bare engine noise level than ever before with costs of operation still being lowered as fuel and oil consumption have decreased. The engine is also available in either a 50Hz or 60Hz configuration.

What is the displacement of the Perkins 1104C-44TAG2 diesel engine?

The engine makes use of a turbocharger with a charge air cooler. The engine requires 8.0 litres of oil for lubrication, 12.6 litres of coolant for the water cooled cooling system and a total displacement of 4.4L.

What is the power output of the Perkins 1104C-44TAG2 diesel engine?

The power output from the Perkins 1104C-44TAG2 is 157.5 horsepower (117.5 kWm) at 1800 RPM. Oil service intervals are 500 hours as standard.

What power rating does the Perkins 1104C-44TAG2 diesel engine run at?

This engine is available at either Prime (PRP) or Standby (ESP) ratings and naturally has rapid starting and pick-up built in.

What is the fuel consumption of the Perkins 1104C-44TAG2 diesel engine?

The Perkins 1104C-44TAG2 fuel consumption depends on its load. At 1500 rpm prime power it is has the following fuel consumption (percent of prime power):

  • At 50% it uses 14.1 litres/hr
  • At 75% it uses 20.2 litres/hr
  • At prime power it uses 26.9 litres/hr
  • At standby power it uses 29.7 litres/hr

What are the dimensions of the Perkins 1104C-44TAG2 diesel engine?

1259mm (45.5") Long, 721mm (28.3") Wide and 966mm (38") high are the dimensions of this Perkins Engine. The cylinders have measurements of 105mm for the bore and 127mm for the stroke. The engine has a (dry) mass of 550kg.

As viewed from the flywheel end, the rotation is anti-clockwise on this engine.

What customer support is offered with the Perkins 1104C-44TAG2 diesel engine?

The sophisticated multinational network of Perkins suppliers, distributors and trained engine professionals are available to deliver full time service assistance 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. They have a selection of modern web based tools at their disposal to cover technical information, parts identification and ordering systems. All dedicated to maximising the productivity and efficiency of your engine over its life-cycle.