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Old 05-09-2010, 08:40 AM   #1
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New Bus will Be here in June

Ok Here it is I am not converting the International. I have stumbled on another better bus. This bus I have known and maintained it's whole life. It is a 2002 Freightliner Thomas. Powered with a Cummins ISB 5.9L Allison 2000 Overdrive Transmission it has approx. 115,000 miles This bus is in Excellant Shape Alot better than the other one
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Old 05-09-2010, 07:33 PM   #2
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Here it is
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Old 05-09-2010, 08:04 PM   #3
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the Passenger side motor needs to be replaced it parks where its wants to
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Old 05-09-2010, 09:49 PM   #4
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Oh boy. Not again. Next week it will be back to converting the Blue Bird.
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Old 05-09-2010, 10:36 PM   #5
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Re: New Bus will Be here in June

Allison overdrive....drool!!!!!!!!! I am contemplating a gear swap on my bus or a putting in a tranny with overdrive to lower my cruising rpms but the cost is stopping me. I would love an Ally md3060!!! Anyway, looks nice!
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Old 05-10-2010, 05:30 PM   #6
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She will Cruise on the highway at 70-75 MPH and also gets 11-13-MPG
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Old 05-10-2010, 07:53 PM   #7
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I can do 70-75, but she's screamin to do it and getting 8 mpg max... The only reason it'll clear 70 is cause I adjusted the governor
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Old 05-23-2010, 12:00 AM   #8
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I got some great news I have a Doner Camper coming for free So lets hope the pieces I need are in good Shape
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Old 05-23-2010, 08:36 PM   #9
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Old 06-06-2010, 09:06 PM   #10
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Today Me and BUSBOZO went and picked up the donor trailer for the conversion BEST PART IT WAS FREE
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