QSK38 for Rail


QSK38 for RailThe new Tier 2/Stage IIIA QSK38 locomotive engine with Modular Common Rail Fuel System (MCRS) is one of the Quantum Series from Cummins with innovative technology that delivers more for less.

It gives:

• outstanding reliability and durability
• excellent fuel economy
• lower running costs
• longer engine life to overhaul
• US EPA Tier 2/EU Stage IIIA emissions

This is the latest evolution of the Cummins high horsepower 38 liter engine which now includes the Modular Common Rail Fuel System, FCD power cylinder and advanced engine monitoring. It has been designed using the experience of the K38 and its proven exceptional level of reliability.

The QSK38 with MCRS offers more power, more torque and higher durability – all while achieving lower fuel consumption, lower emissions and less servicing.

Life cycle costs are significantly reduced, and with highly advanced Quantum System technology, the engine sets unbeatable standards in rail diesel productivity for general purpose locomotives.

The QSK38 with MCRS is designed to provide the operator superior value and reliability, while meeting stringent worldwide emissions standards.

Engine Finder Specifications

Certification Level Tier 2 / Stage II

Brochures Available

Title Bulletin Number Request View  
Cummins Engines For Rail Applications Brochure 4087364 Request View  Download
Cummins Power Products Brochure 4087018 Request View  Download
Cummins Rail Newsletter - A4 Format 5410606 View  Download
Engines For Maintenance Of Way Brochure 4087296 Request View  Download
Modular Common Rail Fuel System (MCRS) Overview Flyer 4087371 Request View  Download
QSK38 For Locomotive Applications Tier 3/Stage IIIA Spec Sheet 4087220 Request View  Download
QSK38 For Rail Applications Tier 2/Stage IIIA Spec Sheet - A4 Format 4087206 View  Download