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Inboard Shaft Engine RangeD13

  • 700–1,000 
  • 515–735 
  • 12.8 

Volvo Penta D13 is an in-line 6-cylinder, 12.8-liter, diesel engine using a high-pressure unit injector system, overhead camshaft, and a twin-entry... Read more

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Overview

Volvo Penta D13

Volvo Penta D13 is an in-line 6-cylinder, 12.8-liter, diesel engine using a high-pressure unit injector system, overhead camshaft, and a twin-entry turbo using a water-cooled exhaust manifold. This contributes to world-class fuel efficiency and excellent operating economy, combined with very low emissions.

- High-pressure fuel injectors
- Electronic controls are standard
- Easily accessible service points
- Low noise level and fuel consumption
- Solid and robust engine design
- Heavy-duty engine cover
- Instrumentation with full Electronic Vessel Control functionality

Specifications

Here are the key specifications for this product model. Want more details? Download the brochure or contact us.

D13-700 D13-800 D13-900 D13-1000
Detailed Segment Marine Commercial Marine Commercial, Marine Leisure Diesel Marine Leisure Diesel Marine Leisure Diesel, Marine Commercial
Crankshaft Power kW 515 588 662 735
Crankshaft Power HP 700 800 900 1,000
Rated RPM 2,300 2,300 2,300 2,400
Displacement litres 12.8
Displacement cui 780
Number of Cylinders 6
Rating Rating 3 Rating 4 Rating 5 Rating 5
Emission Compliance IMO Nox Tier II, EU RCD Stage II, EPA Tier 3
Control System Electronic Vessel Control
High-pressure fuel injection Electronic unit injectors
Cooling System Heat Exchanger Cooling
Product Family 13 liter series
Features

Key features and benefits for D13

Solid and robust

The engine is designed and built to be immensely strong, with a rigid cast-iron cylinder block and cylinder head. This gives high reliability and long-term durability.

Unique Marine Torque

The unique marine torque of the Volvo Penta diesel engines stands out among the competition by offering increased load-carrying capability, rapid acceleration, and the ability to maintain a high cruising speed, irrespective of load or sea state.

High fuel efficiency

The high-tech fuel injection system helps make the engine highly fuel efficient. The control unit monitors several parameters which reduces the overall fuel consumption.

World-class performance

Together, the engine’s large swept volume and the electronic management system result in a very smooth-running engine with world-class diesel performance, low fuel consumption and low emission levels.

Electronic control systems

Volvo Penta offers two type-approved systems for on-board electronic control. Electronic Vessel Control fully integrates the engines, electronics and a range of optional features. Marine Commercial Control System is an open system that is easily integrated into the ship’s control system.

Long service life

A propulsion system from Volvo Penta is easy to maintain. Our comprehensive range of high-quality oil, lubrication and coolant ensures uptime and top performance in the long term. Accessories include a fuel pre-filter to keep the engine in good condition.

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