Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

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Document and Entity Information
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2016
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Document and Entity Information [Abstract]  
Entity Registrant Name Ener-Core, Inc.
Entity Central Index Key 0001495536
Amendment Flag false
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31
Document Type 10-Q
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2016
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2016
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding 3,785,216