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How Car Engines Work: The Engine Cylinder Block

This video defines the main structure of a cylinder block and its components, as well as the materials used in the manufacturing process.


This video defines the main structure of a cylinder block and its components, as well as the materials used in the manufacturing process.
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How Car Engines Work: The Engine Cylinder Block

In this clip from Discovery Channel's "Massive Engines," host Chris Barrie highlights the evolution of the diesel truck engine with a look at the humble beginnings of a 1935 six cylinder Leyland.
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Massive Engines: Diesel Engine Evolution

Can a defibrillator actually jumpstart your car? Watch as the MythBusters find out.
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MythBusters: Trail Blazers

The Particulate Filter captures pollutant particles from the engine and miraculously burns them into clean vapor. Learn how the Particulate Filter works on Discovery Channel's "Some Assembly Required."
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Some Assembly Required: BMW Particulate Filter

Instead of burning fuel outside a flat face, this piston burns fuel inside a recessed cavity making it more fuel-efficient overall. Learn more about the BMW redesigned engine and piston on Discovery Channel's "Some Assembly Required."
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Some Assembly Required: BMW Redesigned Pistons

Turbo chargers pack more air into the cylinders so the engine can burn more fuel each cycle. Learn more about BMW engines in this clip from "Some Assembly Required" on Discovery Channel.
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Some Assembly Required: BMW Turbo Charger

Using a special engine cam, get an introduction to the basic functions and operations of a car engine on TLC's "Understanding."
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Understanding: Car Engine Basics

The biggest production engine ever made had 16 cylinders. Learn more about car engines on TLC's "Understanding."
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Understanding: Car Engine Designs

Engine and fuel functions previously controlled by mechanical and vacuum connections are now controlled by computers. Learn more about computer chips and car manufacturers on TLC's "Understanding."
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Understanding: Computer Chip Based Car Engines

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How Turbochargers Work

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