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Do You Know The Difference Between Gasoline And Diesel Engines? This Video Explains It All

Do you pride yourself on your knowledge about cars? If yes, can you tell how the gasoline engine differs from the diesel engine? A surprisingly low number of people know the answer to the question.


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A YouTuber Engineering Explained has explored the answer to this question in this detailed video. The video starts off from the basic difference in the method of ignition for the air-fuel mixture; a diesel engine uses compression method while the spark plug ignites the mixture in the gasoline engine, and goes on to explore the concepts like ideal air-fuel ratio for both the engines and engine braking.


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Watch the video and impress your friend with your new-found in-depth knowledge of the engines.