Originally Posted by charles_m
Not sure what makes a 5.9 better than a DT466.... I'd say at best it's a wash with no clear winner. Esp given that the last gen mechanical DT466s had the same injection pump and could be in-framed, AND had another 1.7 litres of displacement.
Not saying it's bad, but to say one is better is fooooooolish ;)
This here is the winner.
That is the only reason why I prefer the DT series engines over a Cummins.
If it's between these two, how they were maintained should be the deciding factor.