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Got a 2009 Freightliner cascadia Detroit 60 series..got a
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Andy
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Roy Belding
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I have a 01 Columbia with a 12L detroit 60. Just did a
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Jeremy
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I have an intermittent engine knock on a series 60 Detroit.
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Daniel Wilson
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Have 1999 freightliner classic with Detroit 60 series 500
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Wayne
Wayne
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I rebuilt my series 60 detroit and it smokes blue, it starts
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Daniel Wilson
Daniel Wilson
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I have a freightliner 2008 with detroit engine 60 series i
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Jeremy
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spankyjr1
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I have a 60 series Detroit 1998 model with about 665000km
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1995 Series 60 Detroit with brand new head, injectors, adjusters
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I have a 2007 freightliner with series 60 Detroit recently
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hi i have a 2006 freightliner century with the series 60 detroit
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