All TD series engines were overhead valve four-cylinder engines, except the TD42 which was a six-cylinder.
The TD23 measures 2.3 L (2289cc) with a pre-combustion chamber.
It is common in pre-1990 Nissan Navara D21 1987-1992 and industrial applications such as trailer swinglifters and container fridge motors. Also used in 1986-1988 Nissan Homy and Nissan Caravan series E24. Used in Nissan Atlas 1 ton trucks from 1986 to 1995
The TD25 measures 2.5 L (2488cc)
It is applied to the following vehicle(s):
The TD27 measures 2.7 L (2664 cc) with a pre-combustion chamber.
Common in post-1990 D21 Nissan Navara UTEs and pre-1991 Nissan Terrano 3-door wagons.and Nissan Forklifts model:FGD02A32Q
Nissan Atlas 2 ton H40 series from 1986 to 1991
Nissan Terrano Grid series D21, 1986–1992
Nissan Atlas 1 ton series F22 & F23, 1986–1999
Nissan Homy & Caravan series E24, 1994–1997
Datsun Truck series D21, 1988–1996
London Taxis International Fairway Driver, 1989–1997
Datsun Truck series D22 from 1997 to 2002
Nissan Atlas 1 ton series F23 from 1999 to 2004
A turbocharged version of the TD27 was fitted to post 1991 Nissan Terrano D21 5-door wagons and post 1991 Nissan Navara UTE D21. Also used as the diesel option in Nissan Homy and Caravan vans.
Nissan Homy & Caravan series E24 from 1988 to 1993
Nissan Mistral series R20 from 1994 to 1997
Nissan Terrano series D21 from 1994 to 1995
Nissan Homy & Caravan series E24 from 1990 to 1995
electronically controlled turbocharged intercooler
The TD42 measures 4.2 L (4169 cc). It is an analog fuel-injected 6-cylinder diesel engine with a pre-combustion chamber.
Nissan Civilian series W40 from 1988 to 1999
A turbocharged version is available (code TD42T1, produces 145 PS at 4,000 rpm) and in later versions an intercooler was fitted to stabilise intake temperatures. Another option is the TD42Ti with semi-electronic fuel injection, a basic system that only controlled the fuel pump, while retaining the mechanical fuel injectors of the previous engines.
Nissan Safari series Y60 from 1993 to 1997
Nissan Civilian series W40 from 1995 to 1999
Nissan Safari series Y61 from 1997 to 2002
Nissan Civilian series W41 from 1999 to 2004
Nissan Atlas series H41 (UD YU41) from 2012–present for Malaysia market.