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post #1 of (permalink) Old 09-01-2004, 10:13 PM Thread Starter
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I was just wondering if anyone could give me some info on how long a diesel engine will last ,Im looking foe a cheep tow rig and any info on that would be valued. [img]images/graemlins/scs.gif[/img]
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post #2 of (permalink) Old 12-28-2004, 03:54 PM
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Re: diesel engines

More information would be good. Are you buying new? Diesels are know for thier long life. But you pay more when buying a truck with a doesel most of the time. So it kinda balances out.
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Re: diesel engines

250,000 miles is the average life expectancy of a 6.9/7.3 diesel.
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