CAT To Stop Makeing OTR Engines

Discussion in 'Trucks [ Eighteen Wheelers ]' started by American-Trucker, Jan 31, 2010.

  1. American-Trucker

    American-Trucker Road Train Member

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    Well this Stinks!
     
  2. REDD

    REDD The Legend

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    This has been known for nearly 2 years!
     
  3. Cat nip

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  4. American-Trucker

    American-Trucker Road Train Member

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    this is the first i've heard of it!
     
  5. sandman1976

    sandman1976 Medium Load Member

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    that only means the old cats laying around will be bought up and reman for future use.i think they have enough motors in the industry to keep them busy for the next 20yrs.
     
  6. BrainHurtz

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    Last I heard PACCAR still had a lot of ACERT C13s and C15s they were looking to get rid of.
     
  7. 112racing

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    actually the new 14 liter navistar engine when released will be a c15 cat with the navistar fuel system

    cat no longer wanted anything to do with emissions
     
  8. BrainHurtz

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    I thought it was going to be a CAT bottom, MANN top, and navistar wiring?
     
  9. Allow Me.

    Allow Me. Trucker Forum STAFF Staff Member

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    You're not the same driver that had his Tn. drivers license suspended from Swift academy and had not heard of the school fiasco that had happened a year earlier, are you? Those little magazines and brochures you see around truck stops/ repair shops do have valuable info if you read them! An informed driver is miles ahead! :mconfused:
     
  10. American-Trucker

    American-Trucker Road Train Member

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    No that wasnt me, And I would love to pick up those little brochures from truck stops but I dont go to truck stops as I will not be on the road till september 2010 when I turn 21. And I spend all my free time when not working 16hr/day 5 days a week talking to drivers and on every trucker forum I can find so as to learn as much as I can.
     
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