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Cummins Ranger(not 4bt)

I just stumbled upon this, I searched and couldn't find it anywhere. Sorry if it is a repost though.

Cummins 5.9L Diesel in a Ranger.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RzN5aO-mo_g

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MgHixX37lb0

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IuTH7L4bE1w

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3gastk7-eJY
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Those are of the Ranger with the Cummins 4bt. It has been posted many times, I have just never seen the 5.9 in a Ranger.
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now that is just BA. I love it.
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He was at the Ideal car/truck/motorcycle show last sunday, BA truck, I saw him do the burnout contest. cool guy too, he lives around me
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Must have took a lot of KY to fit that beast in there; looks like a very clean install.

I wonder what he did for springs and support in the front, 6BT = capital H, Heavy.
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It is VERY nicely done, no shortcuts, etc. VERY VERY nice truck.
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uh dyno numbers???

and I think she'd stay on the ground remember the extra weight that now sits on the nose.
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As far as I knew, the truck was mainly built for show...
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I've seen it in person once, it was at a parking lot car show and pretty dark so I didn't get a good look at it.
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i dont think its bs at all d. i just believe half of what i see, and nothing i hear. all i would need is to see it. thats all. and no one should talk sh*t unless they know what they're talking about fully. im seeing alot of magazine mechanics post on here.... AHEM
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^^Here we go.
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I didnt think you could stuff in a 6bt. Although it looks like he had to do the custom header/intake work to get it in there.


A 6b is slightly cheaper to do than a 4bt, but with the custom work it maybe a wash for cost. I guess it comes done to 33% more power or 33% better mileage.
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jay, d is NOT a magazine mechanic. lets get that strait right away. he and i have done ALOT to his truck. and believe me, he knows a thing or 2000 about these trucks! the proof is in the pics of some of his work over the years. 03rangerinroch truck looked COMPLETELY DIFFERENT from when it rolled into d's garage. 'nuff said
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D, I get what your saying, and I doubt 185mph in it. Hell I do 75 in my 4wd Ranger and I get scared by the way it drives.

I have a feeling the number is from a dyno, which is in no way shape or form a place to be bragging about your speed.

I think it's genius. I'd love to have a 6BT in my truck, but the weight, and work aint worth it.
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Hmm.. I could put a 4 cylinder cummins into my truck..... be a bit of work tho...
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Opinions are like butt holes we all got them. This guy could be quoting dyno numbers, could be full of crap, and could be telling the truth. Fact is no one here knows, which make the “I know more about this than you” argument is kind of pointless. Whether it goes 180mph or not don't matter the truck is badass and will probably walk anyone's truck on this site.
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Those are of the Ranger with the Cummins 4bt. It has been posted many times, I have just never seen the 5.9 in a Ranger.
Oh never mind. it was new to me. ya I've seen that truck on youtube before pretty sweet. It sounds awesome!
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That truck is awesome.
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truck is badass and will probably walk anyone's truck on this site.
In a straight line maybe.
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