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Old 01-07-2019, 03:04 PM   #1
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N14 in a Genesis/International?

He Everyone,

I am looking at an early '90s Genesis FE that the seller claims has a Cummins N14 in it.

Has anyone here ever heard of such a thing? A mechanical 14 liter I6 in a skoolie?

I may need one of those......
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Old 01-07-2019, 03:34 PM   #2
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As I recall that was based on the 855. Never seen one in a Skoolie but I guess anything could have been speced.


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I haven't seen one but unicorns do exist. After seeing a few TC2000FE with MT643 which wasn't an official option I'd believe there's one example of just about anything.
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Old 01-07-2019, 05:59 PM   #4
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that would be as Badarse as the supposed shorty CE with a cummins 8.3 in it!
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That short bus is still unconfirmed! I'm still weirded out by that whole deal.
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That short bus is still unconfirmed! I'm still weirded out by that whole deal.



I know that was wierd.. lets see how wierd the N14 gets.. of course it could be a custom swap.. but wow that would take some frame widening id think
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That short bus is still unconfirmed! I'm still weirded out by that whole deal.
That user was just here to troll. They're from "skooliehomes.com".
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I know that was wierd.. lets see how wierd the N14 gets.. of course it could be a custom swap.. but wow that would take some frame widening id think
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the 14's show up on vin searches for whatever reason. There's no way one would fit in a Genesis. Just no way.
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Old 01-07-2019, 07:41 PM   #9
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The N14 is a huge engine for the front of an FE bus. Ive had to work on my DT466E and cant imagine an N14 in that engine bay, dare I say, aint no way.
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Columbus GA sold several buses with the N14 engines a year or 2 ago. VIN lookups likewise indicated N14 engines. Auction listings also indicated this. Apparently they had a few of 'em ... road-trip buses maybe?
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