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How many hours on my D6R cat can i expect to run without engine transmission and undercarriage overhaul

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This can vary for different serial numbers.

Most engines will go past 12,000 easily if proper maintenance is done. Some can go 15,000 up to 20,000 if working conditions are light. (This is rare though.)

Transmissions can go out to about 25,000 if serviced but, the torque converter may become too weak after 15,000. Again it depends on working conditions and operator abuse.

The undercarriage is entirely dependent on work conditions and type of material it is working. Standard tracks can require a pin and bushing turn in less than 1000 hours if working beach sand. If you have System One tracks, they can last up to 6000 hours working under normal conditions.

If you are looking for more details, I will need the complete machine serial number to provide better details for specific engines.

Please let me know if this is helpful for you.

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