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Cummins...powered by Powerstroke???

Just thought yall'd get a laugh out of this...over here in the desert there's alot of things contracted out...well the Generators are contracted through Cummins. Anyway, I've seen about 6 or 7 PSD's over here that belong to contractors...and guess what the plates say? They have the Cummins logo, and say "Cummins Middle East". Isn't it weird that Cummins itself buys Powerstrokes for it's contractors in some of the toughest conditions? LOL

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lmao... nice story.

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smart people, i know a die hard dodge guy but he hates the truck, the only reason he drives it is for the I6 he said if ford had a inline hed drive it, cummins is a pretty good motor but dodge's stink. The trucks prolly wouldnt hold up in the harsh conditions

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i have also heard thru the grapevine that periodically Cummins buys blocks from International cuz IH has a better block the Cummins.

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smart people, i know a die hard dodge guy but he hates the truck, the only reason he drives it is for the I6 he said if ford had a inline hed drive it, cummins is a pretty good motor but dodge's stink. The trucks prolly wouldnt hold up in the harsh conditions
Maybe true of the old trucks but I am on my second 3rd gen (last was involved in total loss collision) and they are very well built.

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i have also heard thru the grapevine that periodically Cummins buys blocks from International cuz IH has a better block the Cummins.
when did international stop making the stroker? i think its made by ford now but i wasnt sure when the change happened

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I thought they still made the stroker. At least my 03 has their logo on it.

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Looks like they are still makin em.

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