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post #8 of (permalink) Old 04-01-2017, 12:46 PM
CR Toney
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2007.5 and newer had DPF, 2004.5 and newer had EGR, both the DPF and EGR are strategies to reduce emissions. ( most manufacturers did this, Cat used Accert compound turbos to reduce NOx on certain engines). They both can cause poorer fuel efficiency and reliability. I prefer to run 2003 or older equipment to get away from these problems.

'95 T800 N14 13sp DO 4.33 gears
'89 W900B 444 Cummins CPL 1280 18sp 3.55 w/2sp axles 19ft CIM grain/silage box
'03 Dodge 2500 4x4 6sp modded just right
'05 Dodge 3500 4x4 6sp w/ Triple C hydra bed
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'06 IH 4300 DT466 Alison 245HP
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