Schaeffler North America

 
 
 
 
 
 
Engine Systems

Testing

In the testing department, engine components are investigated on various test rigs. Tests are carried out on:

  • Vehicles
  • Fired engines with or without brakes
  • Externally driven engines (driven by electric motor)
  • Externally driven components
  • Special test rigs

The following test methods are used to develop and approve engine components:

  • Fatigue tests
  • Dynamic performance tests
  • Functional tests
  • Misfire tests
  • Switching tests
  • Wear tests
  • Friction tests
  • Durability tests
  • Special tests