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I have a problem with a detroit 60 series blows out blue
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Daniel Wilson
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My 2000 Volvo 770 has a Detroit 60 series and it no longer
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I have a 2002 series 60 Detroit Diesel engine that was rebuilt
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I have a 2004 Volvo VNL630, it has the 12.1 liter VED12 435
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I have a 1992 series 60 Detroit we have just finished a
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Ihave a 670 vnl Volvo with 475 ISX Cummins. I am blowing black
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Hi Wayne, I am looking at adding another truck to small fleet.
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This is a 60 series Detroit in a freightliner century daycab.
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