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Detroit Diesels??

Old 11-11-2019, 09:19 AM
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Don't see them in new boats, are they under another name/company now?
prolly dumb question to those who know...but i don't know...soooo...
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Old 11-11-2019, 09:30 AM
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In larger boats, they are now MTU
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Old 11-11-2019, 09:54 AM
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In larger boats, they are now MTU
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Old 11-11-2019, 10:14 AM
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Buy a Caterpillar diesel. Way better.
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Old 11-11-2019, 11:04 AM
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Detroit two-strokes (53,71,92) have not been sold for pleasure boats for like 20yrs. Some still made for the military, I think. Emissions regs killed them. DD is now owned by MTU.
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Old 11-11-2019, 11:10 AM
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Very true- but there are still thousands out there still running.
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Old 11-11-2019, 02:34 PM
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Originally Posted by Brass Monkey View Post
Buy a Caterpillar diesel. Way better.
CAT has a gaping hole between the 18 & 32L engines that MAN and MTU fill though.
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Old 11-11-2019, 02:40 PM
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pics of gaping hole?....ehhhh, never mind.
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Old 11-11-2019, 04:01 PM
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pics of gaping hole?....ehhhh, never mind.
Be careful of what you ask for
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