Example of some fine Cummins work quality

Discussion in 'Experienced Truckers' Advice' started by jamin22, Mar 8, 2018.

  1. jamin22

    jamin22 Light Load Member

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    Brand new remanufactured engine from cummins factory made it 820 miles with the brand new engine

    Then starts shootings coolant out overflow, and white smoke everywhere

    Engine locked, oil full of coolant, turbo full of coolant, cylinder 1 (maybe more) full of coolant

    Seriously 820 miles on engine. Nice job cummins
     
  2. Crude Truckin'

    Crude Truckin' Medium Load Member

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  3. shogun

    shogun Road Train Member

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    Probably warrantied to 819 miles.
     
  4. jamin22

    jamin22 Light Load Member

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    Isx 872, for a 2010 truck
     
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  5. T-800

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    Sounds like you’ve got a head gasket blown. Someone didn’t break it in correctly and retorque studs. (Not you, someone on the line). I love cummins and will most likely stick with them, but while I do like their 6.7L, I don’t like the newer ones. I had an 08 isx and it always idled rough with only 250k on it, and got junk mileage. The key word is red “top”
     
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  6. Grubby

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    They dont call them ISXs Cumaparts for nothin...
     
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  7. T-800

    T-800 Light Load Member

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    Whoa easy. It’s the isx. Don’t be hatin on the whole brand lol
     
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  8. AModelCat

    AModelCat Road Train Member

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    Rubber duck kw Road Train Member

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    Friday at 5, still hungover when they loaded it monday
     
  10. MACK E-6

    MACK E-6 Moderator Staff Member

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    It SuX. :)
     
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