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Old 09-20-2006, 11:48 PM   #1
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WANTED: Cummins/Allison Donor Bus

I'm looking for a salvage/wrecked/rusted/cheap bus that I could use for a donor project. Has to be a front engine and in driving condition. The body can be shot. Actually, it could be a wrecker if it were close enough for me to just get the parts off of it. Under $3k preferably. Please let me know if you have one or know where to get one. Thanks again.
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Old 09-30-2006, 09:49 PM   #2
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Too bad it needs to be in running condition.... A guy that runs a truck shop up the road from us stopped in the other day, said if I still wanted to by the former Navy Skookie (white, high roof, no school lights, cummins, new tires) very clean bus, but it needs a head gasket... cost $500.... Chespaeake Virginia... gotta buy it quick before it's gone!!

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Old 10-01-2006, 01:58 PM   #3
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Sounds cool, but I would have no way to get it back to Texas.
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Old 11-06-2006, 10:16 PM   #4
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I've got a 1992 Ford/Bluebird with around 150K on it with a 5.9 and Allison MT643 (excellent tranny) that I'd let go for $2900. You can drive it home from Vermont. Fleet maintained. Let me know if you are interested. Dave at
1992 Bluebird, DT466/Allison 643. Sweet drivetrain! Does 75 mph!
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Old 11-08-2006, 10:55 PM   #5
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Wanted... Flex coupling

I need a few parts to connect a Cummins 743 or 855 cu. in engine to a Allison trans. I have the trans and engine. I need the parts to connect these units. I'll drive a long distance to get these parts. I'm tired of shifting.
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