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Old 02-03-2017, 01:45 PM   #1211
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on a DT coolant in the oil is often an engine thats been overheated and the liner seals went bad..

its an In-frame job. if you can in-frame one yourself then you basicallty have a nice rebuilt engine for a couple grand.. the inframe kit comes with pistons, bearings, sleeves, seals, I think oil pump .. if you want to do it up right you get your valves done and injectors rebuilt..

since you would have fresh internals its a good time to 'turn it up' if you want more power.. a DT-466 can safely and easily be turned up 30-40 more horsepower... if your internals are old or it has lots of blow-by I wouldnt turn it up

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Old 02-03-2017, 01:52 PM   #1212
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Found a site with a bunch of buses today - appear to be a number of them in KS, OK and the midwest.

https://www.purplewave.com/search/bus
I really like that 94 bluebird... Except for the gasoline engine.

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Old 02-03-2017, 08:02 PM   #1213
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Old 02-03-2017, 08:07 PM   #1214
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That's pretty cool

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Somebody needs to jump on that bad boy!
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Old 02-03-2017, 11:35 PM   #1216
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If that thing had a wheelchair lift it would be mine. That is so badass.

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Old 02-04-2017, 05:49 AM   #1217
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Why folks spend so much time chasing low spec buses at dealers when this is available is beyond me-
https://www.govdeals.com/index.cfm?f...36&acctid=7167

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Old 02-04-2017, 06:12 AM   #1218
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that fire truck would be a Beast to drive!!..

for someone making a motorhome that animal clinic could be a real money saver.. even if that bus goes for 8k you have your genny, A/C units, sink, toilet, being an 8.3 im gonna guess its an MT643.. probably highway gears.. theres a Bus ready to convert...

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that fire truck would be a Beast to drive!!..

for someone making a motorhome that animal clinic could be a real money saver.. even if that bus goes for 8k you have your genny, A/C units, sink, toilet, being an 8.3 im gonna guess its an MT643.. probably highway gears.. theres a Bus ready to convert...

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Old 02-04-2017, 06:44 AM   #1220
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and i'll bet the exporters wont touch that bus either... it doesnt fit their models..
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