Type 6 E-Version Efficiency Increase

Upgrade of Jenbacher* Type 6 E-Version engines based on the latest Type 6 F combustion, blow-by, gas & air inlet technology to increase the engine's electrical efficiency and thus reduce fuel gas consumption.

What can this upgrade do for you?

  • Reduced fuel gas consumption.
    Increased electrical engine efficiency lowers fuel gas cost by up to 3 percent.
  • Lower lifecycle costs.
    • Reduced oil consumption by up to 33 percent which is equal to up to 1,700L less oil consumption per year through improved power unit concept and blow-by system retrofit.
    • Better prediction of unplanned events through crankcase and oil filter differential pressure monitoring.
    • Extended service intervals through enhanced blow-by and air filter system.
    • Reduced combustion chamber deposit formation and oil carry-over to the turbocharger and intercooler through the enhanced blow-by system.
  • Higher flexibility in regards to gas quality variations 
    (full package only)

How we get you there?

The upgrade packages, available in light and full versions, include a variety of enhancements. It can be applied any time (light package)-ideally during a minor or major overhaul (full package)


Upgrade Versions



Light Package

This reduced bundle of measures can be applied during any scheduled service (recommendation is during a minor or major overhaul).

Full Package

The complete bundle of measures is ideally applied during a major overhaul.

Enhanced power unit concept with new steel piston design, piston rings, cylinder liner with scraper ring and connecting rods
Blow-by system retrofit light with exchangeable cartridges  
Enhanced monitoring capabilities through crankcase pressure sensor, and oil filter differential pressure sensor
Exchange to enhanced camshaft design  
Exchange/modfication of turbocharger  
Gas inlet system modification  
Enhanced air intake system  
Full blow-by filter system enhancement according to latest Type 6 technology standard  
OEM documentation update


Upgrade applicable for all Type 6 E-Versions produced after 2003.

Make sure this upgrade is compatible with your engine:

  • Improve Efficiency
  • Increase Uptime
  • Lifetime & Services Interval Extension
  • Lower Operating Costs

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