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All About the Cummins NTA855-G4 Engine

What is the Cummins NTA855-G4 diesel engine?

The Cummins NT series are a range of proven engines which perform in some of the harshest conditions. The NTA855 engine can handle higher injection pressures and the engine also has low oil consumption, fuel efficiency durability and high power.

The NTA855-G4 is a 6 cylinder, 50 Hz, turbocharged engine which is currently manufactured in India.

What is the power output of the Cummins NTA855-G4 diesel engine?

The engine has a total displacement of 14L, requires 36.8L of oil and 45L of coolant. All in all the engine produces 425 horsepower (317 kWm) at 1500 RPM.

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What power rating does the Cummins NTA855-G4 diesel engine run at?

The engine is available for use in diesel generators at Prime (PRP)Standby (ESP) and Continuous (COP) power ratings making the engine useful for many applications.

What is the fuel consumption of the Cummins NTA855-G4 engine?

The Cummins NTA855-G4 fuel consumption depends on its load. At 1500 rpm prime power it is has the following fuel consumption (percent of prime power):

  • At 25% it uses 21 litres/hr
  • At 50% it uses 39 litres/hr
  • At 75% it uses 57 litres/hr
  • At 100% it uses 76 litres/hr

What are the dimensions of the Cummins NTA855-G4 diesel engine?

The dimensions of this Cummins Diesel Engine are 2055mm long, 990mm wide, 1535mm high and it has a dry weight of 1410 kg. The dimensions of the bore and stroke are 140mm and 152mm respectively. 

This all round engine can be paired with an alternator to create a generator for power generation. Due to the versatility of the engine it can be used in many industries for many different power needs. To further increase power generation the generator could be placed in parallel with another generator to double the power generated.

What customer support is offered with the Cummins NTA855-G4 diesel engine?

Cummins products come with the best and extended warranty in the industry to make sure that your engine is always working at its best. The products are backed by a top level of technical support and after sales service delivered through an excellent global network.