C15 ACERT™

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C15 ACERT™Standard Equipment

Air Inlet System
  • Turbocharged
  • Air-to-Air Aftercooled

Control System
  • Electronic governing, PTO speed control
  • Programmable ratings
  • Automatic altitude compensation
  • Power compensation for fuel temperature
  • Programmable low and high idle and total engine limit
  • Electronic diagnostics and fault logging
  • Engine monitoring system SAE J1939 broadcast and control
  • ADEM™ A4 Electronic Control Unit (ECU)

Cooling System
  • Thermostats and housing, vertical outlet
  • Jacket water pump, centrifugal
  • Water pump, inlet

Exhaust System
  • Exhaust manifold, dry
  • Optional exhaust outlet

Flywheels and Flywheel Housing
  • SAE No. 1 flywheel housing

Fuel System
  • MEUI injection
  • Fuel filter, secondary (2 micron)
  • ACERT™ Technology
  • Fuel transfer pump
  • Fuel priming pump

Lube System
  • Crankcase breather
  • Oil cooler
  • Oil filler
  • Lube oil filter
  • Front sump oil pan
  • Oil dipstick
  • Gear driven oil pump

General
  • Vibration damper
  • Lifting eyes
  • Cold start capability to -20° C (-4° F)
  • Paint: Caterpillar yellow, with optional colors available at request

Overview

The Cat® C15 ACERT™ Industrial Power Unit is offered in ratings ranging from 328-403 bkW (440-540 bhp) @ 1800-2100 rpm. These ratings meet China Stage II, U.S. EPA Tier 3 equivalent and EU Stage IIIA equivalent emission standards. Conveniently pre-configured for a wide range of applications, the Cat® Industrial Power Unit is a complete power package containing a radiator, flywheel, alternator and alternator wiring completely pre-assembled for fast, straightforward installation in a number of OEM, customer and packager applications. These fuel efficient units are ready made for irrigation, industrial, mining and other pump applications.

Power Rating

Units:
Minimum Rating 440.0 BHP 328.0 bkW Less
Maximum Rating 540.0 BHP 403.0 bkW Less
Rated Speed 1800-2100 rpm 1800-2100 rpm Less

Emission Standards

Emissions China Stage II, U.S. EPA Tier 3 Equivalent, EU Stage IIIA Equivalent China Stage II, U.S. EPA Tier 3 Equivalent, EU Stage IIIA Equivalent Less

General

Engine Configuration Inline 6, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel Inline 6, 4-Stroke-Cycle Diesel Less
Bore 137.2 mm (5.4 in) 137.2 mm (5.4 in) Less
Stroke 171.4 mm (6.75 in) 171.4 mm (6.75 in) Less
Displacement 15.2 L (927.56 in³) 15.2 L (927.56 in³) Less
Aspiration Turbocharged Aftercooled (TA) Turbocharged Aftercooled (TA) Less
Compression Ratio 18:1 18:1 Less
Rotation from Flywheel End Counterclockwise Counterclockwise Less

Power Unit Dimensions - Approximate

Height 2629.5 mm (103.5 in) 2629.5 mm (103.5 in) Less
Length 2447.7 mm (96.4 in) 2447.7 mm (96.4 in) Less
Weight - Net Dry - Standard Configuration Without Oil, Cooling, Clutch, Compressor, A/C 2055 kg (4531.5 lb) 2055 kg (4531.5 lb) Less
Width 1316.6 mm (51.8 in) 1316.6 mm (51.8 in) Less

Emissions

Meets China Stage II, U.S. EPA Tier 3 equivalent, EU Stage IIIA equivalent emission standards. Available using EPA (U.S.) Flexibility and EU Flexibility, and for other regulated and non-regulated areas.

Quality

Every Cat engine is manufactured to stringent quality standards in order to assure customer satisfaction.