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Old 01-19-2016, 11:24 AM   #31
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And I think the discussion was about 8.3/466 vs. 5.9/444 not 5.9 vs. 444.
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Old 01-19-2016, 11:27 AM   #32
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Originally Posted by charles_m View Post
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.
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