DDC & MBE - EPA 04 Engine Diagnostics CED01

The DDC & MBE--EPA 04 Engine Diagnostics course is designed to give students a practical, comprehensive look at the troubleshooting process for pre-2007 DDEC, Detroit Diesel Series 60 and Mercedes Benz 900 and 4000 engines over a 5 day period.

Pre-Requisites: In order to take this course you must have completed on of the three EPA 04 Major Repair ILT Classes

  • S60 Pre-Req for CED01 EPA 04 Engine Diagnostics
    • S60 Product Intro Fuel
    • S60 Product Intro Cooling
    • S60 Product Intro Air-Intake
    • S60 Product Intro Lube
    • S60 Product Intro Tune-Up
    • S60 Maintenance
    • S60 Major Repair ILT Class
    • DDEC IV-V
    • DDEC Reports
    • Basic Diagnostics
  • MBE Pre-Req for CED01 EPA 04 Engine Diagnostics
    • MBE 900/4000 Product Intro Fuel
    • MBE 900/4000 Product Intro Cooling
    • MBE 900/4000 Product Intro Air-Intake
    • MBE 900/4000 Product Intro Lube
    • MBE Product Intro Tune-Up
    • MBE 900/4000 Maintenance
    • MBE 900 or 4000 Major Repair ILT Class
    • MBE Electronics
    • DDEC Reports
    • Basic Diagnostics


The material covered in the DDC & MBE--EPA 04 Engine Diagnostics course includes:

  • How to effectively gather and assess preliminary information prior to beginning the diagnostic process (Including the first course on using DDCSN)
  • Understanding the basic electrical concepts, tools, and wiring diagrams
  • Hands-on troubleshooting of faults using the latest electronic tools
  • Practical problem solving using snapshot data
  • Practical problem solving methods to examine fuel economy issues
  • Understanding cylinder diagnostics using electronic tools
  • Practical problem solving for issues caused by incorrect parameter settings
  • Developing an effective methodology for troubleshooting problems by examining real life cases in an interactive dialog format