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I have a 3406E cat engine I just rebuilt the motor and oil
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Cat man! I have a 1996 peterbilt 379 with a 3406E, serial#
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I have a 1999 cat 3406e 2ws. Overhauled 52,000 miles ago. On
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I have a 96 Kw with a c10, the front cover to block is
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I'm looking to purchase a 2005 peterbilt sleeper truck. The
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hello. i am looking to buy a moving truck. 24/26 ft under
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